Category: World

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Netanyahu confidant agrees to testify against him

One of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s closest confidants has agreed to testify against him in a graft probe in ...

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Iran teams carry plane crash dead down from mountain

Iranian emergency teams Wednesday began recovering the bodies of the dead from a plane that crashed high in the Zagros ...

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Philippines to court: Declare communist groups as terrorists

Justice officials have asked a court to formally designate the Communist Party of the Philippines and its armed wing, the ...

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French government unveils bill with new asylum procedure

French President Emmanuel Macron’s government is presenting its first big immigration bill, which human rights organizations criticize as repressive toward ...

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Finland beats Russians for women’s Olympic hockey bronze

Finland defeated the Olympic Athletes from Russia 3-2 to take the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic women’s hockey bronze medal Wednesday. Petra ...

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Air France says long-haul flights impacted by strike action

Air France says that half of its long-haul flights departing from Paris will not operate for 24 hours during a ...

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New strikes kill 10 in rebel-held suburbs of Syrian capital

The Syrian Civil Defense rescue organization says 10 people have been killed by government airstrikes and shelling on a town ...

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Australia boosts Indian Ocean travel safety after MH370

Australian authorities say they have helped make the Indian Ocean safer for air and sea travelers since Malaysia Airlines Flight ...

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Bahrain activist Rajab sentenced to 5 years for tweets

High-profile Bahraini activist Nabeel Rajab was sentenced to five years in jail Wednesday over tweets critical of the war in ...

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Israeli media: Netanyahu confidant to testify against him

Israeli media are reporting that one of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s closest confidants has turned state witness and will incriminate ...