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Situation in Persian Gulf described as troubling and complex

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council has been briefed on the escalating hostilities in the Middle East. ...


Jordan considered closing Israeli embassy, expelling ambassador

AMMAN, Jordan - While Israel is being courted by Arab countries to establish diplomatic relations, members of Jordan's parliament are ...


Drone Attack Suspected at Iraqi Shi'ite Ammunition Depot

CAIRO - An ammunition dump belonging to Iraqi Shi'ite militia forces - known popularly as al Hushd al-Shaabi - exploded ...


Kashmiris are living a long nightmare of Indian colonialism

India's decision to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir in early August, and the repression and communications blackout ...


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Cardinal George Pell case far from over

MELBOURNE, Australia - While Cardinal George Pell's appeal has been denied, the case that has divided Australia is far from ...

Countries failing to honour funding pledges causing chaos in Yemen

SANA'A, Yemen - The United Nations is being forced to shut down a number of humanitarian programmes in Yemen. The ...

Pell case likely to end up in Australian High Court

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Victoria's Court of Appeal on Wednesday delivered one of the most significant judgments in Australian legal ...

Bus hijacking in Brazil ends, hijacker dead, hostages freed

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - A hostage situation in Rio de Janeiro involving a bus and thirty seven hostages has ...

Situation in Persian Gulf described as troubling and complex

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council has been briefed on the escalating hostilities in the Middle East. ...

Continuation of current situation in Yemen untenable, says UN envoy

ADEN, Yemen - A month ago, the United Nations top Yemen envoy told the Security Council the country was facing ...

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Jordan considered closing Israeli embassy, expelling ambassador

AMMAN, Jordan - While Israel is being courted by Arab countries to establish diplomatic relations, members of Jordan's parliament are ...

Rights Groups Urge Bangladesh, Myanmar to Suspend Rohingya Returns

International rights groups on Wednesday called on Myanmar and Bangladesh to suspend their second attempt to repatriate some of the ...

Two U.S. Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan

The NATO Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan says two U.S. military personnel have been killed in the country.The two service ...

Trump offers to mediate 'explosive' Kashmir standoff

US President Donald Trump offered on Tuesday to mediate the "explosive" situation in Kashmir, long a flashpoint between nuclear armed ...

Drone Attack Suspected at Iraqi Shi'ite Ammunition Depot

CAIRO - An ammunition dump belonging to Iraqi Shi'ite militia forces - known popularly as al Hushd al-Shaabi - exploded ...

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Countries failing to honour funding pledges causing chaos in Yemen

SANA'A, Yemen - The United Nations is being forced to shut down a number of humanitarian programmes in Yemen. The ...


Situation in Persian Gulf described as troubling and complex

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council has been briefed on the escalating hostilities in the Middle East. ...


Continuation of current situation in Yemen untenable, says UN envoy

ADEN, Yemen - A month ago, the United Nations top Yemen envoy told the Security Council the country was facing ...


Jordan considered closing Israeli embassy, expelling ambassador

AMMAN, Jordan - While Israel is being courted by Arab countries to establish diplomatic relations, members of Jordan's parliament are ...


For Istanbul's Syrians, a time of hoping and hiding

When Syrian refugees first arrived in Istanbul almost eight years ago, many made for Fatih, a district of historic mosques ...


IMD issues heavy rainfall alert for Odisha and Kerala

New Delhi [India], Aug 22 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said that heavy rainfall is likely over Odisha and ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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