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Reuters 27 May 2015
For years Turkey has boasted NATO's largest army, bar only the United States, and now President Tayyip Erdogan...
AFP 27 May 2015
More than 1,100 people have died in a major heatwave sweeping India, authorities said Wednesday, as forecasters warned...
AFP 27 May 2015
Afghan police Wednesday ended an all-night Taliban siege of a guesthouse owned by a prominent political family, the...
Reuters 27 May 2015
Six high-ranking soccer officials, including two vice-presidents of world governing-body FIFA, were arrested by Swiss...
AFP 26 May 2015
Thailand said Tuesday it had begun air reconnaissance missions looking for stranded migrant boats in the Andaman Sea,...
Reuters 26 May 2015
Malaysian police forensic teams, digging with hoes and shovels, began the grim task on Tuesday of exhuming the bodies...
AFP 25 May 2015
Boko Haram fighters hacked to death 10 people in a remote village in northeast Nigeria, a local government official...
Reuters 25 May 2015
Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski conceded defeat to conservative challenger Andrzej Duda (pictured) in Sunday...
Reuters 25 May 2015
Malaysian authorities have found 139 graves, and signs of torture, in more than two dozen squalid human trafficking...
Reuters 25 May 2015
Greece cannot make debt repayments to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) next month unless it achieves a deal with...