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Suicide Attack On Afghan Security Forces Kills At Least 12

KABUL - The death toll in a suicide attack targeting members of Afghanistan's security forces on the outskirts of the ...


Turkmenistan: Closing the TAPI loop

The man charged with making Turkmenistan's visions of a trans-Afghan gas pipeline a reality headed to Pakistan this week with ...


Suicide Attack On Afghan Security Forces Kills Four

KABUL -- A suicide attack targeting members of Afghanistan's security forces on the outskirts of the capital, Kabul, has killed ...


Afghan Villagers Face Hunger as Fighting Cuts Northern Roads

MAZAR-I-SHARIF, AFGHANISTAN - Villagers in the northern Afghan province of Faryab have appealed to the government for help after being ...


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Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...

Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...

May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...

George HW Bush, the last U.S. president to win a war

There are many reasons to miss George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. A World War II ...

Climate change action: Ireland worst country in the EU

DUBLIN, Ireland - For the second year in a row, Ireland has been deemed as the worst country in the ...

Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...

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Australia recommends tougher scrutiny of tech giants

SYDNEY, Australia - In a bid to better scrutinize the role of tech giants that have gained strong market dominance ...

Millions of commuters impacted after German rail strike

BERLIN, Germany - Amid growing anger over an ongoing pay dispute, several German railway workers staged a four-hour long strike ...

RBI Governor quits citing personal reasons amid ongoing rift

NEW DELHI, India - At a time when the country's central bank is engaged in a prolonged rift with the ...

Nissan and ousted chairman Ghosn formally charged in Tokyo

TOKYO, Japan - In a move that allowed Japanese prosecutors to keep Carlos Ghosn in detention until December 30, the ...

China court imposes injunctions of some iPhone sales

BEIJING, China - A court in China has issued a nationwide ban on the sales and marketing of a range ...

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Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...


Iran warns over U.S. sanctions: Drug trafficking will rise

TEHRAN, Iran - After the U.S. reimposed crippling sanctions on Iran and its key oil exports, months after exiting the ...


Human Rights Day Shines Unwelcome Spotlight On Tajikistan

As the world marked the 70th anniversary of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights on December 10, Tajikistan's government ...


Uzbekistan bets on dividends from Sufi revival

For a week in the middle of November, Bukhara played host to an unusual sight. Around 170 devotees of the ...


How Vladimir Putin's favorite resort joined Russia twice!

Vladimir Putin really enjoys his Tuvan vacation - otherwise, why would he go there for two years in a row? ...


Suicide Attack On Afghan Security Forces Kills At Least 12

KABUL - The death toll in a suicide attack targeting members of Afghanistan's security forces on the outskirts of the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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