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Three opposition mayors suspended in Turkey over alleged terror links

ANKARA, Aug 19 (Bernama) -- The Turkish Interior Ministry on Monday suspended three mayors in eastern and southeastern Turkey for supporting terrorism, Anadolu Agency (AA) reported.

Overhauled public service instructed to serve "quiet Australians" - PM

CANBERRA, Aug 19 (Bernama) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has revealed his plan to overhaul the nation's public service in order to better serve "middle Australia", Xinhua news agency reported.

Angelina Jolie's son to enter Yonsei University next week

SEOUL, Aug 19 (Bernama) -- Hollywood star Angelina Jolie's eldest son will begin attending Yonsei University next week, the school said Monday, Yonhap news agency reported.

180 palaeontologists worldwide appeal for fossil protection in northeast China

HARBIN, Aug 19 (Bernama) -- An international forum on fossil protection was held Sunday in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, attracting over 180 palaeontologists worldwide, Xinhua news agency reported, according to the organiser.

Moon urges North Korea, other parties to seize rare dialogue opportunity

SEOUL, Aug 19 (Bernama) -- President Moon Jae In called on North Korea and the United States on Monday to seize the current chance to achieve denuclearisation and lasting peace, as Seoul and Washington are wrapping up their combined military drills, Yonhap news agency reported.

Seized Iranian oil tanker leaves Gibraltar - Iran's Ambassador

LONDON, Aug 19 (Bernama) -- The Iranian oil tanker seized by Britain for weeks has left Gibraltar for international waters, Iran's Ambassador to Britain Hamid Baeidinejad confirmed Monday, Xinhua news agency reported.

Australia world's third largest exporter of fossil fuels: Report

SYDNEY, Aug 19 (Bernama) -- Australia is the world's third-largest exporter of fossil fuels behind Russia and Saudia Arabia, Xinhua news agency reported citing a report released on Monday by the Australia Institute Climate & Energy Program.