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Pompeo arrives in Riyadh as Khashoggi family calls for inquiry into 'death'
(CNN) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Riyadh where he is expected to meet with the Saudi King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Saudi Arabia is preparing to ...
Two Koreas, UN Command wrap up first session of talks on disarming border
SEOUL (Reuters) - North and South Korea held their first three-way talks with the United Nations Command (UNC) on Tuesday to discuss ways to demilitarize the border as the neighbors push for peace, Seoul's defense ministry said. FILE PHOTO: North ...
German police investigating hostage situation at a train station as possible terror attack
MAINZ, Germany — A teenage girl was injured and a woman was taken hostage on Monday at a train station in Germany in what police say may have been a foiled terrorist attack. Investigators said the incident began just before 6:45 a.m. ET when a man ...
UK's Callanan says any customs arrangement with EU must be temporary
LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Britain would not accept a border in the Irish sea and any customs deal with the European Union would only be temporary, the British minister of state for Brexit said on Tuesday. "There could be no border in the Irish sea. We ...
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Australian Leader Considers Moving Embassy to Jerusalem From Tel Aviv
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SYDNEY, Australia — Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Tuesday raised the possibility of moving the Australian Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, an idea that drew criticism as a bald political gambit meant only to win a crucial local ...
Germany's Shrinking Political Center
After 13 years in power, German Chancellor Angela Merkel remains Europe's indispensable leader. Increasingly, however, German voters feel she is no longer required. Domestic support for Merkel's brand of centrism is collapsing. This puts the stability ...
Family of abducted Tanzanian billionaire offer reward for information
(CNN) The family of Africa's youngest billionaire who was kidnapped last week have offered a reward of one billion shillings ($440,000) for information leading to his rescue. Tanzanian tycoon Mohammed Dewji, 43, was seized by two gunmen as he left the ...
Syria's militants give tepid support to demilitarized zone in final opposition stronghold
BEIRUT — Militants in Syria indicated tepid support for a demilitarized zone in the country's final opposition stronghold, even as they appeared to defy an internationally brokered deadline Monday for their withdrawal. The area surrounding the ...
Ukraine and Russia step up a confrontation, and the US is not a bystander
Moscow (CNN) In Europe, a shadow conflict is capturing headlines: The Salisbury poisonings and the unmasking of alleged Russian agents in the Netherlands suggest a return to Cold War-style spy games between Russia and the West. In Ukraine, the ...
Nigeria: Boko Haram militants kill kidnapped aid worker
Islamist extremists in Nigeria have killed a 24-year-old medical aid worker held hostage since March. Hauwa Mohammed Liman was killed by militants from a faction of Boko Haram after a deadline expired, authorities have said. Liman, a Nigerian who ...