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All US troops withdrawing from Syria expected to go to western Iraq

Additional US troops would add to the more than 5,000 American troops already based in Iraq Online United State US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that all...

Hong Kong police, protesters clash as illegal rally turns into chaos

News Desk HONG KONG Hong Kong police and protesters exchanged tear gas and petrol bombs as an illegal anti-government march that attracted tens of thousands descended...

Tens of thousands protest in Lebanon for third day

Online BEIRUT Tens of thousands of Lebanese people took to the streets Saturday for a third day of protests against tax increases and alleged official corruption despite...

3 dead in Chile protest violence

Monitoring Desk SANTIAGO Three people died in a fire in a supermarket being ransacked in the Chilean capital early Sunday, as protests sparked by anger over social and...

Time for world to give more respect to Pakistan: Shaw

INP LONDON A retired British Army officer Major-General (retired) Jonathan David Shaw lauding ‘Bajwa doctrine‘ said that “now is not the time to ask for more from...

EU calls for Afghanistan cease-fire

News Desk KABUL European Union officials called Sunday for a cease-fire in Afghanistan, saying the breakdown in talks between the US and the Taliban presented an...

Dam failure kills at least 11 at Siberian gold mine

More than a dozen gold miners are still missing Monitoring desk MOSCOW A dam failure at a gold mine killed at least 11 miners early on Saturday in Siberia, about 160 km...

UK lawmakers vote to delay final Brexit decision again

MOnitoring desk LONDON In a major blow to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, UK lawmakers voted Saturday to postpone a decision on whether to back his Brexit deal...

Anti-Brexit activists march to parliament as MPs debate deal

Monitoring desk LONDON Tens of thousands of pro-EU protesters from across Britain wielding banners, placards and flags converged on parliament on Saturday, as MPs...

Nearly 200 injured in police clashes with Catalan separatists

Monitoring desk BARCELONA Nearly 200 people were hurt in another night of violent clashes in Catalonia, authorities said Saturday, after radical separatists hurled rocks...