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UN launches campaign to end illegal wildlife trade

The United Nations on Wednesday launched an unprecedented campaign against illegal trade in wildlife, warning that such trade is pushing species to the brink of extinction, robbing countries of their natural heritage and profiting international criminal networks.

Hillary accused of violating gov't rules on emails
A report by the U.S. State Department's independent watchdog on Wednesday faulted former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for violating U.S. State Department's record-keeping policies, said local media.
Primary US embargo on Iran remains
The U.S. has lifted all nuclear-related sanctions as promised in the nuclear deal with Iran, but has not changed the primary U.S. embargo on the Islamic Republic, said an official of the U.S. Treasury Department Wednesday.

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Taliban appoints Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada as new leader

The Afghan Taliban on Wednesday confirmed the death of its leader Mullah Mansoor in the airstrike over the weekend in an online statement on Wednesday.

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