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'National tragedy': Trump begins border wall construction in Unesco reserve

Construction of a 30ft-high section of Donald Trump’s border barrier has begun in the Organ Pipe Cactus national monument in southern Arizona, a federally protected wilderness area and Unesco-recognized international biosphere reserve.

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7 police killed in Afghan attack as Taliban resumes fighting
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Artsakh president to Aliyev: Don’t ever try to speak to us in the language of force
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Artsakh foreign minister reappointed
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Moderna extends lipids deal to boost COVID-19 vaccine candidate output
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Serie A to resume on 20 June, Italy's sports minister confirms
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French Ambassador: I wish France to always love Armenia, likewise Armenia loves us
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US to cancel visas for thousands of Chinese grad students - reports
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8 new cases of coronavirus recorded in Meghri
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Pandemic puts up to 86 mln children at risk of poverty: UNICEF
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Another charter flight to bring Armenians home from Moscow tomorrow
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Georgian Foreign Ministry congratulates Armenia on Republic Day
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Artsakh president, Armenian deputy PM meet in Yerevan
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Armenia’s Lori Province reports first coronavirus death
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Apple partners with Paramount on Martin Scorsese’s new film
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Hero of Artsakh Vitaly Balasanyan offers congratulations on Republic Day
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Russia adds 8,371 COVID-19 cases, total reaches 379,051
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Artsakh reports 11 new coronavirus recoveries
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Cross of Armenian church in Istanbul ripped off
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Wreath laid at Sardarapat Memorial on behalf of Robert Kocharyan
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Pentagon moves to provide additional $125 million in military aid to Ukraine
The Pentagon has notified Congress that Ukraine's government has made the necessary progress on key institutional reforms, thereby...
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53 coronavirus patients in critical condition in Armenia, health minister says
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Armenian leaders visit Sardarapat Memorial on Republic Day
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Andrea Bocelli donates blood plasma after recovering from COVID-19
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Serzh Sargsyan on Republic Day: One of lessons from history is to give due credit to heroes
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Coronavirus: Armenia reports 442 new cases, 15 deaths on May 28
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Catholicos Karekin II extends congratulations on Republic Day
His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, offered congratulations on Republic Day celebrated in Armenia on 28...

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