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Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...

Human rights chief wants detained Venezuelan protesters freed

CARACAS, Venezuela - Speaking at the end of the first-ever official mission to Venezuela by a UN human rights chief, ...

Religious leaders and FBI discuss ways of making churches secure

Seven minutes, 24 seconds.That's how long it took a gunman who opened fire at a Baptist church in rural Sutherland ...

Iranians suffering under sanctions and threat of war

Many are worried about the risk of war between the U.S. and Iran. But the truth is, t ...

US foreign minister Pompeo meets Saudi rulers on Iran crisis

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Monday with Saudi Arabia's rulers as he sought to coordinate with allies ...

22 tons of garbage collected in wake of Gupta-weddings - reports

Twenty-two tons of garbage. That is the aftermath of two Gupta family weddings in an ecologically sensitive area in the ...

Central Asia

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Swiss Authorities Seize $133 Million Belonging To Gulnara Karimova

The Swiss Attorney General's Office (OAG) says it seized $133 million that ultimately belongs to Gulnara Karimova, the eldest daughter ...

Kazakhstan: Thousands evacuated following massive arms depot blast

Authorities in Kazakhstan are evacuating tens of thousands of people from a town next to an ammunition depot which exploded ...

Waziristan: Staring at the sun

By Francesca MarinoWaziristan [Pakistan], Jun 31 (ANI): "They stopped me at a checkpoint. They stopped me and my friends and ...

Shakib Al Hasan becomes leading run-scorer in CWC'19

Southampton [UK], Jun 24 (ANI): Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan on Monday became the leading run-scorer in the ongoing ICC ...

Jailed Gulnara Karimova Asks Mirziyoev For Clemency

Gulnara Karimova, the eldest daughter of the late president of Uzbekistan, who is serving a prison term on corruption charges, ...

Massive Blast Hits Military Warehouse In South Kazakhstan

NUR-SULTAN -- A massive blast has hit a military warehouse in Kazakhstan's southern town of Arys, Kazakh authorities said.The reason ...

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