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Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...


Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...


Salah sends Egypt into AFCON last 16

Cairo - Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of the Africa Cup of Nations as hosts Egypt secured a place ...


Egypt says 7 policemen killed in Sinai jihadist attack

Seven police officers have been killed in a jihadist attack in restive North Sinai, Egypt's interior ministry said on Wednesday.The ...


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Pressure off as Osaka hopes for better Wimbledon fortune

London - With the burden of being world number one lifted, Naomi Osaka will set her sights on Wimbledon, buoyed ...

Salah sends Egypt into AFCON last 16

Cairo - Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of the Africa Cup of Nations as hosts Egypt secured a place ...

Rooney scores magical goal from his side of midfield

Los Angeles - Wayne Rooney scored a highlight reel goal with a moon shot blast from his own half of ...

Brain disease found in Australian rugby league players

Sydney - Post-mortem examinations have found a degenerative brain disease linked to repeated blows to the head in two elite ...

CWC'19: This is my best innings, says Babar Azam after defeating NZ

Birmingham [England], Jun 27 (ANI): Pakistan right-hander Babar Azam declared his unbeaten 101 runs against New Zealand in the World ...

Imran Khan congratulates team for great comeback in CWC'19

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday congratulated the Pakistan cricket team for making a great ...

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Trump, Putin meeting in Osaka on June 28

PanARMENIAN.Net - Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a meeting on the sidelines of the ...

Key Quotes From the First Democratic Presidential Debate

Ten of the Democrats competing for the party's nomination for the 2020 U.S. presidential election took part in a two-hour ...

Deaths of Father, Daughter at US Border Highlight Migrants' Plight

A father and daughter from El Salvador were found dead Monday after they tried to cross the Rio Grande River ...

Report-back forum on the Status of Women held

DAVAO CITY (PIA)- The Visayas-Mindanao leg of the Report-back Forum on the United Nations (UN) Commission on the Status of ...

Boris Johnson rules out working with Farage on Brexit

Boris Johnson, the runaway favourite to become Britain's next prime minister, on Wednesday ruled out working with Brexit figurehead Nigel ...

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UN security council told Iran pact must be kept on foot

NEW YORK, New York - The United Nations believes the Iran nuclear deal should be salvaged, arguing that there is ...


Drug use across the globe trending higher says UN report

NEW YORK, New York - Opioids, which include both heroin and legal pain relievers, were responsible for around two-thirds of ...


United Nations peacekeepers to pull out of Haiti in October

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - UN peacekeepers in Haiti will end their mission later this year and leave the country.In their place, ...


Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...


Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...


Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...


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