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Apr 15 2017

Sweden identifies Stockholm truck attack victims, second suspect arrested

But no group has claimed responsibility for Friday's attack and no motive is known. Police say the man was known to have expressed sympathy for groups including so-call...

Apr 14 2017

North Korea: Trump's airstrikes in Syria justify its nuclear weapons program

President Donald Trump met with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago last week. United States military warships, stationed in the eastern Mediterranean, fired doz...

Apr 14 2017

Syria's Assad says chemical attack '100 percent fabrication'

I think it's probably unlikely, and I know they are doing investigations into that right now", President Trump said during a news conference Wednesday. He said USA secret...

Apr 14 2017

Tillerson says missile strikes carry a message for others

He added he explained that the THAAD deployment is purely defensive and aimed at containing North Korean missile attacks. He said Trump and Chinese president Xi Jinping h...

Apr 14 2017

Korean official blames Trump for region's 'vicious cycle'

A conflict over North Korea could break out "at any moment", China's foreign minister Wang Yi said Friday, warning there would be "no winner" in any war as tensions soar ...

Apr 14 2017

Norway police neutralize explosive device, arrest suspect

The device turned out to be a "primitive explosive device" with the capacity to cause only "limited" damage, said another PST official, Signe Alling. A large area of th...

Apr 13 2017

Australia says it's ready to supply uranium to India

Instead, Mr Turnbull said he was prioritising an Asia-Pacific forum that includes China, amid concerns over access to India's market of 1.3 billion people for farm expo...

Apr 13 2017

Malaysia, North Korea reach agreement in Kim's killing row

Investigators say Kim Jong Nam, who was in his 40s, was poisoned at the Kuala Lumpur airport by two young women wielding VX nerve agent , a banned chemical weapon. Naj...

Apr 13 2017

Manufacturing sector output for February 2017 down 2%

Industrial output in the eurozone fell by 0.3 per cent in February compared with January and rose by 1.2 per cent year-on-year, according to Eurostat , the European Un...

Apr 13 2017

Trump won't say if he has confidence in Bannon

In an interview Tuesday with New York Post's Michael Goodwin , the president appeared to be distancing himself from Bannon, the man who played a key role in drummi...

Apr 13 2017

New Law Imperils Central European University

After days of protests and global criticism, the Hungarian government dispatched its education minister to Brussels to defend a controversial law that critics say would...

Apr 13 2017

Warplanes strike Syrian town hit by chemical attack

The attack occurred in the Shuaib al-Zeker area near where USA -backed Syrian fighters have been on the offensive against IS under the cover of coalition airstrikes. The ...

Apr 13 2017

In surprise move, Iran's Ahmadinejad to run for president

Massive protests spurred by his disputed 2009 election were violently suppressed, with thousands of people detained and dozens killed. Ahmadinejad was also quoted as sa...

Apr 13 2017

Fierce clashes rock Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon

In turn, the state-run National News Agency (NNA) -Official Website Lebanon Live News- aired that some RPG missiles hit nearby neighborhoods of Ain El-Hilweh, and machine...

Apr 13 2017

Stella Nyanzi, the Ugandan accused of insulting the president

Dr Nyanzi, who was arrested on 7th April and detained at Kira Divisional Police headquarters, was on Monday morning driven to Buganda Road Magistrate's court where she wa...

Apr 12 2017

North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified

He did not elaborate on the progress or the problems. Axios said it also may target household appliances, where South Korean manufacturers with Chinese factories have...

Apr 12 2017

North Korea calls US strikes on Syria 'unforgivable'

The world paused to witness the mighty clash between the two most powerful men on Earth and the painful confrontation of the declining superpower with its rising challeng...

Apr 12 2017

South Korean supporters of arrested ex-president to protest

Impeached in December and formally removed from office in March by the Constitutional Court, Ms Park was taken to a detention facility after the Seoul Central District Co...

Apr 12 2017

Nine Malaysians arrive home from Pyongyang post Kim row

In exchange, North Korea released nine Malaysians who were being held in Pyongyang and returned them to their homeland. RELATIONS REAFFIRMED Malaysian police say Kim wa...

Apr 12 2017

'Only Time Will Tell' on Improving US-China Trade

Meanwhile, US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said that it is "prudent" to send the strike group to the Korean peninsula, criticising North Korea as a rogue nucle...