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WASHINGTON | US starts to withdraw troops from Trump border mission

WASHINGTON — The U.S. this week will begin withdrawing many of the active duty troops sent to the border with Mexico by President Donald Trump just before the midterm election in response to a caravan of Central American migrants, U.S. officials said Monday. About 2,200 of the active duty troops will be pulled out before … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US starts to withdraw troops from Trump border mission

WASHINGTON  | Some US troops to leave border this week; about 3K to remain

WASHINGTON  — U.S. officials say active duty troops will begin leaving the southern U.S border this week and the number of forces there will go down to at least 3,000 by the holidays. There have been roughly 5,400 active duty troops along the border in recent weeks installing wire barriers and protecting border patrol agents … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | Some US troops to leave border this week; about 3K to remain

RIO DE JANEIRO | At least 12 dead in 2 bank heists in northeast Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO— Brazilian authorities say that at least 12 people have been killed in two attempted bank robberies. Military police in the northeastern state of Ceara say the attempted heists began around 2:30 a.m. Friday in the downtown area of the city of Milagres. The robbers at one bank had taken several people hostage … Continue reading RIO DE JANEIRO | At least 12 dead in 2 bank heists in northeast Brazil