Category: World

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staffJune 5, 2018

Iran prepares to boost uranium enrichment

Iran says it has begun work on increasing its uranium enrichment capacity, in case its 2015 nuclear deal with world ...

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staffJune 2, 2018

Erdogan – Uber ‘finished’ in Turkey

ISTANBUL – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the ride hailing app Uber is “finished” in Turkey, following intense pressure ...

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staffJune 2, 2018

US vetoes UN resolution on Palestinians

The United States vetoed Friday an Arab-backed U.N. draft resolution calling for protection measures for the Palestinians that won backing ...

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staffJune 2, 2018

US-led coalition raids kill 12 civilians in Syria’s Hassakeh

BEIRUT – At least 12 civilians – members of the same family – have been killed in U.S.-led coalition raids ...

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staffJune 2, 2018

Sisi sworn in for second Egyptian presidential term

CAIRO – Egytian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was sworn in at the parliament for a second term on Saturday after ...

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staffJune 2, 2018

Britain won’t sign any US trade deal if not in UK interest

LONDON – Britain won’t sign up to any trade deal with the United States if it is not in its ...

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staffJune 2, 2018

US – China is intimidating neighbors

China is deploying missiles in the disputed South China Sea to intimidate and coerce its neighbors, US Defense Secretary James ...

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staffJune 1, 2018

Pope to address oil majors in Vatican climate conference

VATICAN CITY – The Vatican will host executives of the world’s top oil companies for a conference next week on ...

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staffJune 1, 2018

AIDS patients sue Gambia’s ex-president Jammeh over fake cures

BANJUL, Gambia – Three people living with AIDS in Gambia are suing former president Yahya Jammeh, alleging he detained and ...

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staffJune 1, 2018

Jordan price hikes spark protests, royal reprieve

AMMAN – Jordan’s King Abdullah II ordered the government on Friday to freeze new price hikes on fuel and electricity, ...