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Backed SDF say attacked by Russian jets in east Syria

Meanwhile, on Sunday, the Russian Defense Ministry released the aerial images of Daesh deployment sites north of Syria's Deir ez-Zor, where the equipment of US Army Special Forces is clearly visible but without any signs of previous fighting be...

Jennifer Lopez makes $1 million donation to Puerto Rico

This u.s. territory of more than 3 million inhabitants, is now immersed in the dark. A local doctor plans to deliver medical supplies Tuesday to the hurricane-ravaged island of Puerto Rico . "We are sending out a cargo plane full of supplies that ...

Hurricane Maria is still churning towards the East Coast

The NHC said the Carolina and Mid-Atlantic coasts should continue monitoring the storm, as its hurricane-force winds still extend about 60 miles from the eye. Looking farther ahead, she added: "Ex-hurricane Maria looks set to bring some stormy co...

Natural disaster of magnitude 3.4 detected near North Korea's nuclear test site

If some days ago u.s. leader threatened to "rocket man" to "completely destroy" ir country, yesterday Kim responded with a virulent diatribe towards "old chocho american" and threatened to "exercise hardest countermeasure of History", which could b...

Turkey says it won't accept Kurdish independence vote

The Kurdish official said that the reports quoted Pavel Talabani, the son of former President Jalal Talabani, who was expressing his personal opinion. The National Security Council's meeting was followed by a Turkish cabinet meeting that focused on...

Polls close in New Zealand's cliffhanger election

In Christchurch Central, Labour's Duncan Webb beat sitting National MP and Cabinet minister Nicky Wagner, who had won the seat in the last two elections. Labour would get a coalition Government just over the line with the support of NZ First and the ...

China: Trump bank ban statement 'not consistent' with facts

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said in a news conference on Friday: " North Korea's remarks and behaviour are provocative to regional and worldwide security, and they are absolutely unacceptable". South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who me...

Crude Supported By Middle East Producer Cuts Ahead of OPEC Meet

Crude stocks at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub rose by 703,000 barrels, EIA said. OPEC, led by Saudi Arabia, and other non-OPEC members such as Russian Federation pledged they will decrease their output to by 1.8 million barrels per day in 201...

Is Vladimir Putin Behind Kim Jong-un's Latest Missile Threat?

But two senior South Korean diplomats, interviewed by Reuters , expressed concern that Trump's rhetoric could provoke a miscalculation from Kim and prompt him to launch an attack. US allies said on Wednesday that enforcing global sanctions on Nort...

Netanyahu Meets Egypt's a-Sisi in First Public Forum

General Assembly's meeting. Egypt has been mediating between Abbas' internationally recognised Palestinian Authority located in the West Bank and Hamas, which has controled the Gaza Strip since 2007. The United States will consider resuming some su...

Trump Calls for July 4th Military Parade Down Pennsylvania Avenue

Despite Trump's unpredictable foreign policy, Macron has sought not to isolate Washington, sensing an opportunity to sway its thinking and elevate the role of France, a nuclear power and permanent member of the U.N. (China, Russia and the United King...

Kenya Supreme Court: 'No choice but to accept' opposition hacking claims

Opposition leader Raila Odinga, 72, has demanded sweeping changes at the electoral commission, including the removal of Chief Executive Officer Ezra Chiloba, before the rerun, which is scheduled for October 17. "The [board] can not therefore be said ...

Horrendous Hurricane Maria throttles Dominica; Irma ravaged Caribbean next

Maria's landfall in Dominica was record-breaking, and National Hurricane Center statements say it is the strongest storm to make landfall on the small island country. Dominica Prime Minister Roosevelt Skeritt said on his Facebook page that "initi...

Gov. Ducey says he supports latest health care repeal law

But some of the same GOP senators who blocked various stages of earlier repeal efforts are withholding their support. "If I could just say again, the way to do this is have a bill, put it through committee", he said on CBS's "Face the Nation".

CAR Says Ryanair Passengers Entitled To Refund

At a press conference on Monday afternoon, O'Leary said: "This is our mess up". The Irish no-frills airline said Friday it would scrap up to about 2,000 flights over six weeks as it struggles with pilot availability and is hoping to restore a high ...

Four American women hospitalized after acid attack in France

Two other women escaped with shock. In April, French police said they thwarted an imminent "terror attack" and arrested two suspected radicals in Marseille just days before the first round of France's presidential election. UPDATE #1 - 4:30pm EST...

Trump retweets altered GIF of him hitting golf ball at Clinton

This isn't the first time Trump has tweeted an image portraying a violent victory over one of his opponents. " Donald Trump's awesome golf swing #CrookedHillary ", the caption of the original tweet said, a reference to the term Trump coined about...

Speculation not helpful, British PM May tells Trump after attack tweet

In a prerecorded statement, Prime Minister Theresa May condemned the " cowardly " attack " intended to cause significant harm ". According to The New York Times , Trump's tweets only add to the strain that's been buckling the United States a...

Turkey says northern Iraqi referendum an issue of national security

The oil-rich province of Kirkuk is among the contested areas that the vote is planned to take in. Iraqi parliamentarians have rejected the legitimacy of the vote and the central government in Baghdad , which is strongly opposed to the move, has sa...

NASA sends Cassini probe into Saturn's atmosphere to save moons

Mission scientists were especially concerned about contaminating Titan or Enceladus , the two Saturnian moons where life as we know it might be possible-a possibility that Cassini's multiple flybys discovered. The spacecraft was built and finall...

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Donald Trump eyeing return to TPP tade pact: US Senators

Lawmakers at a White House meeting on trade say that President Trump is eyeing a re-entry into the Trans Pacific Partnership after making the United States' exit from the trade...

Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Trump had tweeted earlier that Russian Federation shouldn't be allied with a "Gas Killing Animal", a reference to Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose regime is accused of killi...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

When he toppled former Prime Minister Tony Abbott in 2015, Mr Turnbull justified the move by noting that Mr Abbott had trailed the Labor opposition party in 30 consecutive New...

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi Air Forces announced Wednesday the interception of two missiles fired from Yemen, including one towards Riyadh, Al Arabiya local news reported. "The missile force carried...

Real Madrid defend big lead in Champions League

Who would have told a young Buffon that he might end his Champions League career at the Bernabeu?" To do this, we will be playing a tight game and hope to do the impossible. "We ...

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Teachers went on strike last week after lawmakers passed a funding package that offered only about $50 million for schools, where students have grappled with outdated, crumbling ...

United States vows to act within 48 hours over suspected Syrian chemical attack

US officials are assessing whether Syrian President Bashar Assad's government was behind Saturday's suspected chemical weapons attack on rebel-held Douma , east of Damascus. ...

Fire in Trump Tower in NY kills 1

Still, Trump said at the time that he would spend $3 million to outfit Trump World's 370 units with sprinklers because it would make tenants feel safer, according to a New York Ti...

Israel fires at suspects who briefly breached Gaza border

Palestinian news agency Maan said that an Israeli tank fired twice towards the Strip, however the Israeli military said it only used small arms fire. About 20,000 Palestinians ...

Trump Planning to Skip White House Correspondents' Dinner Again

Talev, a correspondent for Bloomberg, said White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders would represent the Trump administration at the April 28 dinner. "The April 28 dinner celebrates...

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Women Are Getting Raped 'At Levels Never Seen Before' During Border Crossings

Women Are Getting Raped 'At Levels Never Seen Before' During Border Crossings

I used the word rape. Apparently indicating the caravan , he added: "Yesterday, it came out where this journey coming up, women are raped at levels that nobody has ever seen...

North Korea Hold Secret, Direct Talks

North Korea Hold Secret, Direct Talks

Trump agreed to the summit on the spot when visiting South Korean officials - South Korea's National Security Adviser Chung Eui Yong and intelligence chief Suh Hoon - presented ...

Bomb near mosque in Syrian capital kills 1, wounds 6

Bomb near mosque in Syrian capital kills 1, wounds 6

In recent weeks, government forces have retaken most of Eastern Ghouta through a combination of ground assaults and Russia-brokered evacuation deals. In northern Syria, the Turki...

India begins process to procure around 110 fighter jets for IAF

India begins process to procure around 110 fighter jets for IAF

A Request for Information (RFI) was issued on Friday for the procurement stating that majority of these will be indigenously made in collaboration with foreign manufacturers unde...

Long-lost daughter reunited with family after 24 years

Long-lost daughter reunited with family after 24 years

The last time Wang Mingquing and his wife Liu Dengying saw their daughter Qifeng was when she was just three-years-old. They briefly took their eyes off of the 3-year-old, and she ...