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Muslim Ban: US sets strict rules for visa applicants

Refugee advocacy groups have slammed the the Supreme Court ruling that partially reinstates the Muslim ban

A leaked state department cable has outlined new criteria for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim countries as partial enforcement of Donald Trump’s travel ban is set to come into force on Thursday. Under the new guidelines, which were leaked to the press and have yet to be confirmed, new …

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World Taekwondo Federation changes name over ‘negative connotations’


The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has changed its name to World Taekwondo because of the “negative connotations” associated with its initials. The organisation had used the previous name since it was established in 1973. However, it felt in the “digital age” the slang of the old abbreviation was “unrelated to our organisation …

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