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Turkish PM objects to US arming of Syrian Kurds

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Wednesday that a USA decision to arm the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia fighting Islamic State in Syria would have co...


Russia's Defense ministry denies fighting of Syrian government and opposition units

Political and armed opposition groups have accused Russian Federation of being unwilling or unable to get Assad and his Iranian-backed militia allies to respect...


Local elections bring cheer for Theresa May

However, within Scotland, the Conservatives had the biggest gains, up 164 seats to 276. "We lost seats but we are closing the gap on the Conservatives", he sa...


Chaos at Florida airport after Spirit flights canceled

Problems began last month with cellphone video capturing a passenger being dragged off a United Airlines flight. The airline horror stories keep rolling in. C...


Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Mankot area in Poonch

Pakistan army is a professional army and it can not disrespect the bodies of a rival army, he reportedly said. "There was no ceasefire violation along the Lo...


Gurpreet Singh Ghuggi quits AAP after Mann made Punjab chief

Ghuggi had earlier questioned the "urgency" of appointing Mann as the new Punjab president and also questioned under "what pressure" the decision was taken. Acc...


Mud in your eye: Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in slop

Lookin at Lee, a deep closer, advanced along the rail to finish second, beaten 2 3/4 lengths. Looking at Lee finished second and Battle of Midway was third. A...


Voters face straightforward choice between SNP and Tories - Nicola Sturgeon

But even if everyone who voted independent would have voted SNP in a general election (a highly improbable supposition), that clearly can not account for all of...


New Hamas chief tours native Gaza, highlights power shift

Last week, Hamas unveiled what had been billed as a new, seemingly more pragmatic political programme aimed at ending the group's worldwide isolation. Led by Ba...


MCD polls: BJP trounces AAP

Party members said that it was Shah who wanted to make a generational shift so that candidates connect with the young. However, the verdict of the local body po...


Tories 'extremely foolish' over election boasts, says Alex Salmond

Opinion polls giving May's Tories a lead of nearly 20 points over their main rivals, the Labour Party, could be wrong because United Kingdom surveys were mislea...


United Kingdom could strike in Syria without MP vote

Asked if going to parliament for approval for strikes was a precondition, Johnson said: "As I say, I think it would be very hard for us to say no". USA forces...


Trump delaying decision on Paris climate deal

While the White House appears to not have yet to decide where they stand on the agreement, envoys convened talks on Monday in Germany discussing the implement...


Coulter says Berkeley speech is "canceled' but implies visit"

After the event organizers and sponsor withdrew their support, Coulter still vowed to speak on campus at the Sproul Plaza. Far-right supporters planned rallie...


Venezuelan Women Protesters Face Security Forces

Also, more than US$1 billion worth of munitions including armor-piercing Penetrator Warheads and Paveway laser-guided bombs made by Raytheon are in the package,...


Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 7

Phoenix police have arrested a suspect they believe to be a serial killer who stalked his victims at night and randomly shot and killed nine people at close ...


English is losing importance in Europe — EU's Juncker

Merkel said during a speech in Hamburg that it's important that the remaining European Union 27 members remain as united in the negotiations as they have been s...


'Why was there the Civil War?' President Trump questions during interview

Most Presidents spend a lifetime studying their political heroes and take solace in accounts of their administrations and trials when they are under pressure. "...


Indonesia president calls for respect of governor blasphemy verdict

His remarks sparked outrage in Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim country with 263 million people - about 85 percent of whom are followers of Islam. ...


North Korea again defies world with missile test

Military options for dealing with the North were still "on the table", Tillerson warned in his first address to the United Nations body. He said North Korea ...


New Hamas chief makes first public appearance in native Gaza

Speaking at his weekly Cabinet meeting, Netanyahu said President Trump's upcoming visit to Israel reflects the strong bond between the two nations. This is a co...


Pentagon: IS in Afghanistan leader killed in April raid

It added that the Isis-K leader "was responsible for ordering the attack on the 400-bed hospital in Kabul, kidnapped girls and beheaded elders in front of their...


Russia wants quick UN vote for Syria 'de-escalation zones'

The minister gave no details on who would make up that police force. Meanwhile, Syrian rebels and their families began evacuating from a district of Damascus...


Wall St. set to open higher as risk-on sentiment improves

The euro hit a six-month high against the dollar after Macron comfortably defeated far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen who had threatened to take France out o...


Former official says she warned White House about Flynn

Only after the news of his false statements broke publicly did he lose his job on February 13. We learned two critically important facts Monday about the ...