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Russia Eyes Military Expansion in Northeast Syria

Russian troops in Syria are looking to expand their military presence in the northeastern part of the war-ravaged country, local ...

New Charges Filed in Death of George Floyd

New criminal charges were filed Wednesday in the killing of George Floyd, a black man who died last week while ...

Army: Esper Reverses Plan to Send Active-Duty Troops Home

WASHINGTON - n an abrupt reversal, Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Wednesday overturned an earlier Pentagon decision to send a ...

Trump Says 'Common Sense' To Invite Russia to G7

U.S. President Donald Trump has said it is "common sense" to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to an expanded Group ...

White House Says Trump Prepared to Invoke Insurrection Act

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump "has sole authority to invoke the Insurrection Act" and "if needed, he will ...

COVID-19: Europe should give up overdependence on China

Istanbul [Turkey], June 3 (ANI): Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and experts believe that the European Union that has ...

Snapchat to stop boosting Trump after controversial posts

California [USA], June 4 (ANI): Snapchat on Wednesday said that it will stop promoting US President Donald Trump's account on ...

Obama Steps Out as Nation Confronts Confluence of Crises

WASHINGTON - Former President Barack Obama is taking on an increasingly public role as the nation confronts a confluence of ...

U.S. Sends Note to UN Rebuking China's Claims in South China Sea

The United States has submitted a diplomatic note to the United Nations rebuking China's sweeping maritime and territorial claims in ...

The use and misuse of the Insurrection Act in the United States

In the wake of the killing of George Floyd, American cities are coping with strife and civil unrest comparable to ...

Britain's Johnson Expresses Support for Black Lives Matter

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Wednesday, during questioning from members of parliament regarding U.S. protests, said "of course black lives ...

Britain Offers Hong Kongers Path to Citizenship

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Wednesday said he would offer millions of Hong Kong residents a path to British ...

US gun stocks on the up as background checks surge 75% in May

Background checks for gun buyers have risen for 13 straight months, with more recent levels showing "unprecedented" strength and demand-drivers ...

COVID-19 Infections Rise Nearly 500% in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD - Health officials in Pakistan said Wednesday two more lawmakers have died after contracting the coronavirus, as the national ...

Veteran Republican Defeated as 8 US States Vote in Primary Elections

WASHINGTON - Steve King, a long-time Iowa congressman who had been stripped of power by his Republican overseers in Washington ...

Pentagon Chief Breaks With Trump on Use of Military to Quell Protests

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper says he does not support using the military to quell protests around the country, as ...

Trump Defends Controversial Photo Opportunity at Church

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump is defending his stroll through Lafayette Park to a historic church where he ...

Suspected Bangladeshi cattle thief beaten to death in Assam

Karimganj (Assam) [India], June 3 (ANI): One Bangladeshi national succumbed to his injuries after he was physically assaulted by locals ...

Germany to lift travel warnings for European countries from June 15

PA musician plays cello in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, capital of Germany, May 26, 2020. (Photo by ...

District police chief, 3 officers killed in Afghanistan blast

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 3 (Sputnik/ANI): Police chief of Said Karam district of Afghanistan's Paktia province, Mohammad Humayun, and three local ...

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Study: Trump's Favored COVID-19 Drug Did Not Prevent Infection

Hydroxychloroquine, the drug U.S. President Donald Trump took to prevent COVID-19 against the advice from the U.S. Food and Drug ...

Russia Eyes Military Expansion in Northeast Syria

Russian troops in Syria are looking to expand their military presence in the northeastern part of the war-ravaged country, local ...

New Charges Filed in Death of George Floyd

New criminal charges were filed Wednesday in the killing of George Floyd, a black man who died last week while ...

Army: Esper Reverses Plan to Send Active-Duty Troops Home

WASHINGTON - n an abrupt reversal, Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Wednesday overturned an earlier Pentagon decision to send a ...

Trump Says 'Common Sense' To Invite Russia to G7

U.S. President Donald Trump has said it is "common sense" to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to an expanded Group ...

White House Says Trump Prepared to Invoke Insurrection Act

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump "has sole authority to invoke the Insurrection Act" and "if needed, he will ...

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