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Strikes On Syria’s Ghouta Kill 500 Civilians In 7 Days: Monitor

Air strikes and artillery fire on the Syrian rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta have killed 500 civilians in seven days,…

US Imposes More North Korea Sanctions, Donald Trump Warns Of ‘Phase Two’

The United States said on Friday it was imposing its largest package of sanctions to pressure North Korea to give…

At Least One Killed, 6 Injured In A Suicide Bomb Blast In Kabul

At least three people were killed and more than a dozen wounded in multiple suicide bombing in Afghanistan on Saturday,…

US And Its Allies Prepare High-Seas Crackdown On North Korea

The Trump administration and key Asian allies are preparing to expand interceptions of ships suspected of violating sanctions on North…

NRA honours US FCC boss Ajit Pai with rifle for repealing ‘net neutrality’

The National Rifle Association (NRA) on Friday honoured the head of the Federal Communications Commission with a rifle after braving…

3 blasts rock Rakhine’s capital Sittwe in Myanmar: Police

Three bombs exploded in different locations in Rakhine’s state capital Sittwe early today morning, including at the home of a…

Turkish Forces Shell Convoy Headed To Syria’s Afrin Region

The Turkish army struck a convoy entering Syria’s Kurdish-held Afrin region, which Ankara said carried fighters and weapons but Kurdish…

Maldives To Hold First Round Of Presidential Polls In September

The first round of presidential elections in Maldives will be held in early September and preparations for the polls have…

Turkey summons Dutch diplomat over Armenian ‘genocide’ decision

Turkey summoned the Dutch charge d’affaires on Friday to complain about the Netherlands parliament recognising the massacre of as many…

Pak Placed On Terror Financing Watch List As China Withdraws Objection: Sources

In a huge embarrassment for Pakistan, sources say that the global money laundering watchdog FATF or the Financial Action Task…