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However, his attempted robbery was thwarted when military police officer Katia da Silva Sastre, aged 42, pulled out her service weapon and fired three shots at close range. She appears to give the gunman - who is clearly in pain - orders to lie on his stomach. Sastre, a mother of two girls, has worked on the police force for 20 years.
  • Quim Torra elected first Catalan president since failed independence

    Quim Torra elected first Catalan president since failed independence

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    Torra will have another chance during a second round on Monday, when only a simple majority is required. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy , who repeatedly called for the separatists to present a "clean" candidate, has finally got his wish: Torra, unlike the other candidates, is not in trouble with the Spanish legal system.
  • India threatens to take Nawaz Sharif's statement to ICJ

    India threatens to take Nawaz Sharif's statement to ICJ

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    The National Security Council (NSC), in a special meeting on Monday called by the military, rejected Sharif's comments on the Mumbai attacks in an interview with Pakistan's Dawn newspaper as "incorrect and misleading", the prime minister's office said in a statement.
  • Taliban attacks Farah city in west Afghanistan

    Taliban attacks Farah city in west Afghanistan

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    However, another official said that "the Taliban captured several security checkpoints inside and around the city". Local residents fear the whole province may fall to the insurgents. "Government reinforcements have arrived including around 100 commando forces". Several security forces members, including provincial deputy police chief Abdul Razaq were injured during the fighting.
  • WWE RAW Results May 14 - KO with Elias

    WWE RAW Results May 14 - KO with Elias

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    They brawl back to the ring area and Reigns finishes Jinder off with a Superman Punch as officials break it up. The Intercontinental Championship match was on next between Seth Rollins and Kevin Owens. Making good on this newest chance, Owens (with a little help from his friend Sami Zayn) stole a win when he landed a Frog Splash on Elias while Bobby Lashley shook off the effects of a ringside Helluva Kick.
  • Cabinet rejig: Irani loses I&B Ministry, Goyal gets addl charge of Finance

    Cabinet rejig: Irani loses I&B Ministry, Goyal gets addl charge of Finance

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    On the other hand, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal , who also holding Coal Ministry, has been assigned to hold Finance Ministry till Arun Jaitley recovers . Also he is seen to have brought positive changes in the sports ministry as minister with independent charge since past year. Authoritative sources say that this would perhaps be the first ever instance in any government of an erstwhile party treasurer tasked with raising party funds getting charge of the Ministry of Finance.
  • Pompeo: US will help North Korea's economy if it forfeits nukes

    Pompeo: US will help North Korea's economy if it forfeits nukes

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    Pompeo said he had told North Korean leader Kim Jong Un of that hope during his brief visit to Pyongyang earlier this week, during which he finalized details of the upcoming June 12 summit between Kim and President Donald Trump and secured the release of three Americans imprisoned in the country.
  • More explosions in Surabaya after church attacks

    More explosions in Surabaya after church attacks

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    At least four people were killed and more than 40 wounded in the first attack at the Santa Maria Roman Catholic Church , officials said. Indonesia, which is set to host the Asian Games in just three months, has long struggled with Islamist militancy, including the 2002 Bali bombings that killed more than 200 people - mostly foreign tourists - in the country's worst terror attack.
  • Manhattan nanny Yoselyn Ortega gets life for murdering Kiddies

    Manhattan nanny Yoselyn Ortega gets life for murdering Kiddies

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    Ortega's sentencing comes a little over five years after Marina Krim left Lucia and Leo in Ortega's care while she took her third child, then 3-year-old Nessie, to a swimming lesson at a nearby YMCA, police said. "I ask for a great deal of forgiveness". To God. To Marina. "You will know a diseased mind when you see it", Valerie Van Leer-Greenberg, Ms. Ortega's lawyer, told jurors at the start of the trial.
  • UK calls on Israel to show restraint after Gaza border deaths

    UK calls on Israel to show restraint after Gaza border deaths

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    Pope Francis said he could not "silence his concern over the situation". However, Shahad Kahlladi, who spoke at the Ottawa rally, stressed that moving the embassy further inflames the current conflict. Outside the embassy, police and protesters clashed as tensions ran high. "I doubt that the Palestinian protests will subside - and may even increase - after the Nakba anniversary, particularly in light of the U.S.