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South China Sea dispute: China lands bombers on island


An H-6K bomber is believed to have landed on Woody Island



China has for the first time landed bombers on disputed territory in the South China Sea, its air force said, prompting fresh US warnings that it is destabilising the region.

The long-range H-6K bomber was among those which took part in drills on islands and reefs to improve China's ability to "reach all territory".

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Royal wedding 2018: Prince Harry and Meghan married at Windsor

Crowds cheered Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, as they travelled in the horse-drawn Ascot landau



Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have become husband and wife in a moving ceremony at Windsor Castle.

An emotional-looking prince and his smiling bride exchanged vows and rings before the Queen and 600 guests at St George's Chapel.

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Saudi Arabia 'detains seven activists' ahead of lifting of driving ban

Saudi Arabia is due to lift its ban on women driving next month



Saudi authorities have reportedly arrested seven women's rights advocates, weeks before the kingdom is to lift its ban on women driving.

The reasons for the arrests were not clear, but activists say authorities are attempting to silence the women.

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Malaysia police seize cash and luxury goods in Najib-linked raids

Luxury handbags from Hermes and Louis Vuitton were among the items seized

 

Police in Malaysia say they have seized hundreds of boxes of luxury items and handbags full of foreign currency from properties linked to ex-PM Najib Razak.

The raids on properties across the capital, Kuala Lumpur, were related to investigations into state development fund 1MDB, they said.

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