Category: World

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China plans to build nuclear aircraft carrier: reports

Chinese media reports say the country is planning to build a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier capable of remaining at sea for ...

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Syria aid convoy heads for Afrin: ICRC

An aid convoy is heading for Afrin in Syria to bring humanitarian supplies to 50,000 displaced people, Iolanda Jaquemet, a ...

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Trump and Qatari emir to meet in April

The Qatari government has announced that Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will attend an April meeting in Washington, DC, ...

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Four UN peacekeepers killed in Mali

Four UN peacekeepers have been killed and four more were wounded after their vehicle hit an explosive device in Mali’s ...

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Putin vows to focus on improving living standards

President Vladimir Putin set a slew of ambitious economic goals, vowing to boost living standards, improve health care and education ...

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China lashes out at US over bill promoting Taiwan ties

China lodged an official protest with the United States Thursday, saying it was “strongly dissatisfied” after the U.S. Senate passed ...

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Lawmakers want information about cyber-attack on German govt

Lawmakers have criticized the German government for not informing them about a cyberattack, likely committed by a Russian-backed hacking group, ...

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staffFebruary 28, 2018

Philippines’ Duterte says he’s tired, old, wants to cede power early

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Wednesday sought to dispel concerns he will cling to power and become a dictator, saying he ...

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Iraqi authorities push refugees to return home

Iraqi authorities are increasing pressure on families in camps in western Anbar province, displaced during the war against Daesh (ISIS) ...

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Iran ‘ready’ to talk to Arab neighbors

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Wednesday said Iran is ready to discuss regional security issues with its Gulf Arab neighbors as ...