Category: World

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staffJune 21, 2018

Migrants use World Cup Fan IDs to try to enter EU

A small number of migrants have used Russia’s World Cup ticketing system that allows visa-free travel for foreign fans to ...

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staffJune 21, 2018

Moon – Cooperation with Russia key for peace on Korean peninsula

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday that cooperation with Russia was key to peace on the Korean peninsula, Russian ...

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staffJune 21, 2018

G7 ambassadors ‘very concerned’ about Sentsov

G7 Ambassadors said Thursday they were deeply concerned about Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who has been on hunger strike for ...

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staffJune 21, 2018

Merkel pledges $100M loan for troubled Jordan

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Thursday promised a $100 million loan to troubled Jordan, where mass protests over austerity measures forced ...

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staffJune 21, 2018

Libya strongman’s forces say key oil ports recaptured

A force led by Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar said Thursday it had recaptured two key oil export terminals, a ...

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staffJune 20, 2018

Number missing in Indonesia ferry disaster jumps to nearly 180

Nearly 180 passengers are missing after a ferry sank into the depths of a volcanic lake in Indonesia, police said ...

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staffJune 20, 2018

Taliban kill 30 Afghan soldiers

KABUL – Taliban militants killed 30 Afghan soldiers and captured a military base in the western province of Badghis Wednesday, ...

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staffJune 20, 2018

Israel strikes 25 Hamas positions in Gaza

JERUSALEM – Israeli warplanes struck Hamas positions in Gaza after Palestinian armed fighters there fired dozens of rockets and mortars ...

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staffJune 19, 2018

Turkey orders arrest of 124 in Gulen probe

ISTANBUL – Turkish prosecutors have ordered the arrest of 124 people in an operation targeting alleged supporters in the army ...

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staffJune 18, 2018

Italian interior minister takes aim at Roma with census

ROME – Italy’s hard-line interior minister, who recently sparked a Europe-wide showdown by refusing entry to a rescue boat packed ...