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At Least 30 Killed In Islamic State Attack On Syrian Army Near Palmyra

AMMAN – At least 30 Syrian army troops and Iranian-backed militiamen were killed on Tuesday when Islamic State fighters attacked a military outpost near Palmyra in...

Mexico Presidential Race Seen Little Changed By Second Debate Polls

MEXICO CITY – Sunday’s second Mexican presidential debate likely did little to blunt leftist front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s momentum ahead...

Us In Contact With Ex-foe Sadr After Shock Win In Iraq Poll Aide

BAGHDAD – The United States has contacted members of a political bloc headed by former foe Moqtada al-Sadr after his parliamentary election victory put the...

Ukraine Tests Us Missile Systems For First Time

KIEV – Ukraine tested its Javelin missile systems on Tuesday for the first time since receiving the weapons from the United States to boost its defenses in its...

Trump Casts Doubt On Planned Summit With North Korean Leader

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday there was a “substantial chance” his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will not take...

Two More Die Of Ebola In Congo Seven New Cases Confirmed

MBANDAKA, Democratic Republic of Congo – Two more people have died from Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities said on Tuesday, as aid agencies battled...

Facebooks Zuckerberg Apologises To Eu Lawmakers Over Data Leak

BRUSSELS – Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg apologised to European Union lawmakers on Tuesday for a massive data leak, in his latest attempt to draw a line under a...

Trump Says There Is A Chance His Summit With North Koreas Kim Wont Happen

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday there was a substantial chance his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would not take place as...

Facebooks Zuckerberg Apologizes To Eu Lawmakers Over Data Leak

BRUSSELS – Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg apologised to European Union lawmakers on Tuesday for a massive data leak, in his latest attempt to draw a line under a...

Moscow Says It Will Not Comply With Us Sanctions On Venezuelas State Debt Interfax

MOSCOW – Moscow has a negative view of U.S. sanctions against Venezuela’s state debt and will not comply with them, Alexander Shchetinin, the head of Latin...