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  • Sat, 20 Apr 2019 12:33

    Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK - ministry

    ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Four Turkish soldiers were killed on Friday in clashes with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) near the border with Iraq, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Saturday.

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  • Sat, 20 Apr 2019 12:16

    Northern Ireland police arrest two over murder of journalist

    LONDONDERRY (Reuters) - Two men have been arrested in connection with the killing of Northern Irish journalist Lyra McKee during a riot in Londonderry on Thursday, police said, as politicians in the divided British region united to condemn the attack.

  • Sat, 20 Apr 2019 12:12

    EU's Juncker: there is still a risk of no-deal Brexit despite delay

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - There is a still a concern that Britain may leave the European Union without a deal to smooth the way, the bloc’s chief executive said on Saturday, urging Britain to take advantage of a six-month delay to work out the details of its departure.

  • Sat, 20 Apr 2019 12:06

    Russian envoys meet Syria's Assad, discuss post-war efforts, trade

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Several Russian envoys met Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and discussed a constitutional committee, trade, as well as the ways to improve Syria’s relations with neighbouring Arab countries, Russia’s Foreign Ministry said.

  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 15:23

    EU parliament votes to fine internet firms for not removing extremist content quickly

    STRASBROUG - The European parliament voted on Wednesday to fine firms like Facebook, Google and Twitter up to 4 percent of their turnover if they persistently fail to remove extremist content within one hour of being asked to do so by authorities.

  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 14:57

    Off-duty journalist shot dead during Northern Ireland riot

    BELFAST - An off-duty journalist was killed after shots were fired during rioting in the Northern Irish city of Londonderry overnight, an attack that shocked the province and police said was likely the work of nationalist militants.

  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 14:44

    Mueller finds no conspiracy, but extensive Trump-Russia contacts

    WASHINGTON - Special Counsel Robert Mueller may not have found evidence of a criminal conspiracy between Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign and Russia, but his report details extensive contacts between the campaign and Russian operatives who sought to influence the election.

  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 14:38

    Expansive New Kingdom tomb unveiled in Egypt's Luxor

    LUXOR, Egypt - Archaeologists on Thursday unveiled an unusually large tomb on Luxor’s west bank dated to ancient Egypt’s 18th dynasty.

  • Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:42

    Philippine Catholics lash themselves in penance ahead of Easter

    PAMPANGA- Dozens of barefoot penitents in the Philippines whipped themselves and carried large wooden crosses in sweltering heat on Thursday as they participated in a ritual ahead of Easter in Asia’s biggest Catholic nation.