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British Prime minister’s office says Trump’s retweets were wrong
A spokesman for British Prime Minister Theresa May said Britain First, the anti-immigration group whose tweets President Donald Trump shared Wednesday, seeks to divide communities through its use of “hateful narratives which peddle lies and stoke tensions” and “it is wrong for the president to have done this.”. … MORE
Bosnian war criminal dies from self-poisoning
A former Bosnian Croat military commander died Wednesday after drinking poison during an appeals hearing before the UN’s International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, Croatia’s state television reported. … MORE