Make Homepage   |   Bookmark This Page
Chest of News
Category : World (Archive for 2017-10-20) News by Google
Also in that month:


Times of India
Australia dismisses North Korea letter as rant against Trump
Washington Post
CANBERRA, Australia — Australia's prime minister on Friday dismissed an extraordinary letter from North Korea to the Australian Parliament and other countries as a “rant” against President Donald Trump and a sign that Pyongyang was “starting to feel ...

New York Times
As ISIS' Role in Syria Wanes, Other Conflicts Take the Stage
New York Times
American-backed forces have largely driven the Islamic State from Raqqa, above. The big question is who will rule it next. Credit Ivor Prickett for The New York Times. BEIRUT, Lebanon — American-backed forces have barely begun to clear the land mines ...

Fox News
Pentagon faces demands for details on deadly attack in Niger
Fox News
WASHINGTON – Members of Congress are demanding answers two weeks after an ambush in the African nation of Niger killed four U.S. soldiers, with one top lawmaker even threatening subpoenas. The White House defended the slow pace of information, ...

BBC News
Brexit: Theresa May appeals to EU leaders for progress
BBC News
Theresa May made a personal appeal to EU leaders for the Brexit talks to move on to the subject of trade at a working dinner in Brussels. The prime minister is reported to have asked for a deal she could "defend" to the British people. Her fellow EU ...

BBC News
CIA chief: North Korea 'on cusp' of nuclear capability
BBC News
CIA director Mike Pompeo has warned that North Korea is on the cusp of being able to hit the US with a nuclear missile. He stressed Washington still preferred diplomacy and sanctions but said military force remained an option. North Korea claims it ...

New York Times
Ousted Chinese Official Is Accused of Plotting Against Communist Party
New York Times
Sun Zhengcai, then the Communist party secretary of the city of Chongqing, in Beijing in March. Credit Mark Schiefelbein/Associated Press. HONG KONG — A rising Chinese politician who was abruptly removed from office this summer was publicly accused ...

Washington Post
Pro-independence Catalans make cash withdrawals in protest
Washington Post
BARCELONA, Spain — Bank customers in Catalonia on Friday were withdrawing symbolic amounts of money from financial institutions that have moved their official headquarters to other locations in Spain amid a political crisis over the region's ...

Reuters
Russia's Rosneft to take control of Kurdish oil pipeline amid crisis
Reuters
LONDON/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian energy major Rosneft has agreed to take control of the main oil pipeline in Iraq's Kurdistan, further boosting its role as the main international investor in the semi-autonomous region. FILE PHOTO: A logo of Russian ...

Reuters
New Zealand election result stokes housing, migration fears
Reuters
SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Temporary workers and foreign students previously drawn to New Zealand on the promise of gaining residency will start leaving en masse, migration agents say, as the incoming coalition government promises to cut record ...

Archive (World )
Created by
gilevich.com