Category: World

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staffApril 16, 2018

Syria chemical attack: Investigators allowed to visit site

Chemical weapons inspectors in Syria will be permitted to visit the site of an alleged chemical attack on Wednesday, Russia ...

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staffApril 16, 2018

China’s Sina Weibo backtracks from gay content ban after outrage

Chinese social media network Sina Weibo has backtracked from a controversial gay content ban after a massive outcry. Last Friday ...

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staffApril 16, 2018

Russia denies tampering with site of alleged Syria chemical attack

MOSCOW – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Monday denied allegations made by the U.S. envoy to the global chemical weapons ...

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Inspectors push to visit suspected Syria gas attack site after Western strikes

DAMASCUS – International inspectors were to try on Monday to visit the site of a suspected gas attack which brought ...

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Germany continues to believe Syria must one day see regime change

BERLIN – Germany continues to believe that the Syrian government of Bashar Assad must be replaced at the end of ...

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staffApril 15, 2018

Saudi king seeks Arab unity on Iran, Jerusalem

DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia used its perch as host of an annual gathering of Arab leaders Sunday to ...

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staffApril 15, 2018

Macron convinced Trump to stay in Syria

French President Emmanuel Macron has said he convinced US President Donald Trump not to withdraw troops from Syria and instead ...

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staffApril 15, 2018

Israel: Gaza tunnel foiled

Israel said Sunday it destroyed a Hamas tunnel from the Gaza Strip and gave rare details on a classified military ...

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staffApril 12, 2018

Erdogan worried by world powers’ ‘arm wrestling’ on Syria

ANKARA – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Thursday said Turkey was worried by the “arm wrestling” of world powers over Syria, ...

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staffApril 12, 2018

UK launched cyber-attack on Islamic State

The UK has conducted a “major offensive cyber-campaign” against the Islamic State group, the director of the intelligence agency GCHQ ...