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UAE was prepared to host Saddam Hussein

DUBAI, UAE - The Vice President of the United Arab Emirates and the Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid ...

ISIS suicide bombing targets U.S. soldiers in Syria's Manbij

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Islamic State militant group has claimed a deadly suicide bombing that targeted the U.S.-led coalition troops ...

U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...

William Barr asserts independence in confirmation hearing

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a heated confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, the U.S. President Donald Trump's ...

May faces pressure from those seeking her resignation

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a crushing defeat in the Parliament on Tuesday, after British ...

Citizenship question in 2020 census invalidate by federal judge

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a ruling that came as a setback for the U.S. President Donald Trump, a federal ...

Protest Turns Violent Amidst Rising Petrol Prices in Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Because of a government-induced rise in fuel prices, protesters in Zimbabwe have taken to the streets to ...

US Federal Judge Halts US President Donald Trump’s Regulation on Birth

CALIFORNIA - President Donald Trump’s new ruling on birth control was blocked by a U.S. Federal Judge on Monday. According ...

Canadian drug smuggler's death sentence 'horrific', family says

BEIJING, China - The family of a Canadian man, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, who has been sentenced to death in China ...

Rahaf Mohammed: 18-Year-Old Saudi Teen Says Fleeing and Seeking Asylum

TORONTO, Canada - Rahaf Mohammed, an 18-year-old Saudi teenager who fled from her family and sought refuge in Canada states ...

Kenya suffers deadly Al Shabaab attack: Seven killed

NAIROBI, Kenya - The Al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group, Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for an attack at a luxury ...

After defying U.S. warnings, Iran's bold satellite launch fails

TEHRAN, Iran - Merely days after receiving a warning from authorities in Washington, against undertaking planned launches, Iran has announced ...

Up to 80% of youth in U.S. detention centers re-offend in 3 years

Children under 12 will no longer be treated as criminals in the state of California when they break the law, ...

Black box from Lion Air flight that crashed off Jakarta recovered

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Months after the tragic Lion Air flight crash, that left 189 people dead on October 29, 2018, ...

Personal data of over 202 million Chinese users exposed online

BEIJING, China - A database containing the personal data of over 202 million Chinese citizens was exposed online in what ...

WhatsApp testing new feature requiring fingerprint authentication

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to protect user conversations further, the popular messaging app WhatsApp has reportedly been working ...

Greek roads prove deadly for migrants on busy land route to Europe

Near the Evros River border between Turkey and Greece, which became a popular migration crossing point in 2018, officials have ...

Philippine Defense Chief Eyes Subic Bay Amid Chinese Takeover Fears

The Philippines should take over a major shipyard that sits on the site of a former U.S. navy base, or ...

Ivory Coast's Gbagbo seeks immediate release from ICC

Defence lawyers sought Ivorian ex-president Laurent Gbagbo's immediate release by the International Criminal Court on Thursday following his acquittal over ...

African bloc urges world to respect DRC election process

A grouping of African states is urging the international community to respect Democratic Republic of Congo's sovereignty and legal processes ...

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Greek roads prove deadly for migrants on busy land route to Europe

Near the Evros River border between Turkey and Greece, which became a popular migration crossing point in 2018, officials have ...

Babies wanted: Nordic countries crying for kids

"Norway needs more children! I don't think I need to tell anyone how this is done," Norway's prime minister said ...

Ailing Gabon president returns to Morocco for rehabilitation

Gabon's ailing President Ali Bongo Ondimba has returned to Morocco to continue his recovery after a brief visit home, an ...

May Battles to Keep Brexit on Track after No-Confidence Win

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May was consulting opposition parties and other lawmakers Thursday in a battle to put Brexit ...

Putin Blasts West's Role In Balkans, Gets Lavish Welcome In Serbia

Amid a lavish welcome, Russian President Vladimir Putin kicked off a state visit to Serbia, aiming to cement cooperation with ...

Rafale's range is 2.5 times more than a Sukhoi: Top IAF sources

By Ajit K Dubey New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI): At a time when critics are questioning the operational capabilities ...

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