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Iran blocks Instagram and messaging app after third night of protests

Growing anti-establishment demonstrations leave at least two dead, with more protests planned for Sunday Iranian authorities, scrambling to contain the biggest nationwide protests since 2009, have blocked social media apps and said anyone who disrupts public order will pay the price, after a turbulent night of growing anti-establishment demonstrations left …

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Manchester United’s Ashley Young charged with violent conduct by FA

• Young charge follows incident during Saturday’s 0-0 draw with Southampton• Swansea City defender Kyle Naughton also charged with violent conduct Manchester United’s Ashley Young has been charged with violent conduct following an incident in Saturday’s match against Southampton, the Football Association has announced. The 32-year-old England international appeared to …

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South Korea seizes second ship suspected of smuggling oil to North

Panama-flagged tanker KOTI seized at Pyeongtaek-Dangjin port on suspicion of violating international sanctions South Korean authorities have seized a second vessel suspected of transferring oil products to North Korea in violation of international sanctions. The Panama-flagged tanker, KOTI, was seized at Pyeongtaek-Dangjin port, on the west coast, a South Korean …

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