Category: World

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Lebanon to charge for WhatsApp calls

Lebanon’s cabinet has agreed to impose a fee on calls over WhatsApp and other similar applications, as part of efforts ...

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France suspends all arms exports to Turkey over Syria offensive

France will cease all weapons sales to Turkey that could be used in Ankara’s crackdown on Kurdish militias in Syria, ...

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Ecuador protesters to hold talks with government

The UN says representatives of Ecuador’s government and the country’s indigenous groups will hold their first direct talks later on ...

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Japan counts cost of biggest typhoon in decades

At least nine people are reported dead as Japan recovers from its biggest storm in decades. Typhoon Hagibis triggered floods ...

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White House ‘will not co-operate with impeachment inquiry’

The White House has officially refused to co-operate with the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. A letter sent to ...

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Turkey boosts troops to enter Syria shortly

Turkey has boosted its forces on the Syrian border ahead of a long-threatened incursion that could target Kurdish-led forces allied ...

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Manhunt after two shot dead in German city

At least two people have been killed in a shooting in the eastern German city of Halle, police say. The ...

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Special sitting for MPs to decide UK’s Brexit future

MPs will be called to Parliament for a special Saturday sitting in a decisive day for the future of Brexit. ...

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ran’s Rouhani calls on Turkey to show restraint in N. Syria, says US forces ‘should leave region’

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani called on Turkey to show restraint and avoid military action in northern Syria, adding that US ...

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US, Japan, S. Korea discuss Pyongyang’s denuclearization

Officials from the US, Japan, and South Korea have discussed Pyongyang’s denuclearization. US Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun ...