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France's Le Pen launches election bid with vow to fight globalisation

LYON, France: France’s far-right party leader Marine Le Pen on Sunday told thousands of flag-waving supporters chanting “This is our country!” that she alone would protect them against Islamic fundamentalism and globalisation if elected president in May. Buoyed by Trump’s victory and Britons’ vote to leave the European Union, Le Pen’s anti-immigration, anti-EU National Front… Read More »

Saudi-led coalition launches 30 air strikes in Yemen – residents

CAIRO: A Saudi-led military coalition carried out around 30 air strikes throughout Yemen on Sunday, residents said, a day after U.N. talks to end a civil war there expired without achieving peace. The bombings were aimed at Yemen’s armed Houthi movement in Sanaa, Saada, Jawf, Hajja and Taiz provinces, stretching from the country’s far north… Read More »