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AFP 09 Dec 2016
President Bashar al-Assad said a victory for his army in Aleppo would be a "huge step" towards ending the...
Reuters 09 Dec 2016
President-elect Donald Trump is receiving an average of one presidential intelligence briefing a week, according to U.S...
AFP 09 Dec 2016
A major 7.7-magnitude quake struck Friday off the Solomon Islands triggering severe shaking and a tsunami warning, but...
Reuters 09 Dec 2016
South Korean lawmakers on Friday voted overwhelmingly to impeach President Park Geun-hye over an influence-peddling...
Reuters 08 Dec 2016
The European Union will soon let Ukrainians and Georgians visit the bloc without needing a visa after diplomats and...
Pakistan mourns 47 killed in air crash, as investigators seek answers
Reuters 08 Dec 2016
Pakistan on Thursday mourned the 47 victims of its deadliest plane crash in four years, among them a famed-rockstar-...
Reuters 08 Dec 2016
Afghan and American officials are increasingly worried that any deepening of ties between Russia and Taliban militants...
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May gives her speech on the final day of the annual Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham, Britain, October 5, 2016.
Reuters 07 Dec 2016
The British parliament was set to back Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit timetable on Wednesday after she headed...
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump poses on the cover of Time Magazine after being named its person of the year, in a picture provided by the publication in New York December 7, 2016. Time Magazine/Handout via REUTERS
Reuters 07 Dec 2016
Time Magazine has named U.S. President-elect Donald Trump Person of the Year, citing the upheaval in American politics...
FILE PHOTO - A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) passenger plane arrives at the Benazir International airport in Islamabad, Pakistan December 2, 2015. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood/File Photo
 
Reuters 07 Dec 2016
A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane with about 47 people on board crashed in the mountainous north of the...