Category: World

Turkey Must Commit To Policies To Promote Stability Amid Market Volatility Imf

WASHINGTON – Turkey should commit to sound economic policies to promote stability and reduce imbalances at a time of market volatility, an IMF spokesperson said on...

Venezuela Asks Peru To Find Drone Blasts Suspects Peru Foreign Ministry

LIMA – Venezuela has asked Peruvian police to help locate two Venezuelan citizens it says were involved in drone explosions during a speech by President Nicolas...

Facebook Says It Was Too Slow To Fight Hate Speech In Myanmar

YANGON – Facebook has been “too slow” to address hate speech in Myanmar and is acting to remedy the problem, the company said in a statement on Thursday. The...

Us Hits Chinese And Russian Firms Over Breach Of North Korea Sanctions

WASHINGTON – The United States imposed sanctions on a Russian port service agency and Chinese firms on Wednesday for aiding North Korean ships and selling alcohol...

Man With Suspected Explosive Vest Neutralized In Saudi City

CAIRO – Saudi security forces neutralized a man who was wearing what looked like an explosive vest in the city of Al-Bukayriyah and wounded him in an exchange of...

Lula Registers For Brazil Race From Jail As Thousands Rally

BRASILIA – Brazil’s Workers Party registered jailed former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Wednesday as its presidential candidate while he sat in...

Us Criticizes Serb Vote To Overturn Srebrenica Massacre Report

WASHINGTON – The United States on Wednesday said Bosnia’s autonomous Serb-dominated region was attempting to deny history by revoking a report that concluded...

Malaysian Court To Rule On Women Accused Of Killing Brother Of North Korean Leader

KUALA LUMPUR – A Malaysian court will decide on Thursday whether to continue hearing a case against two women charged with the murder of the estranged half-brother...

Brazils Samarco To Pay 5125 Million To Disaster Victims This Year Foundation

SAO PAULO – Brazil’s Samarco Mineração SA expects to pay up to 2 billion reais ($512.5 million) this year to 19,000 families affected by the 2015 mining...

Libya Court Sentences 45 To Death Over 2011 Killings

TRIPOLI – A Libyan appeals court on Wednesday sentenced 45 people to death by firing squad for killings committed in the capital, Tripoli, during a 2011 uprising,...