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Jun 21, 2019
Boris Johnson, a former foreign secretary who helped lead the 2016 Brexit referendum campaign, is cantering down to the finish line in the race to succeed Margaret May as prime…
Jun 21, 2019
Air France-KLM's Dutch subsidiary KLM is avoiding flying over parts of Iran as a precautionary measure, a spokesman said on Friday, confirming a report by the Netherlands' state broadcaster NOS.…
Jun 21, 2019
Edwin Elochukwu Anyaoku, a Nigerian suspected of being the mastermind of an international drug-smuggling operation has been extradited by South Africa to the US to face charges of drug-trafficking.  …
Jun 20, 2019
Ahead of his trade talks with US leader Donald Trump,Chinese President Xi Jinping started a historic visit in Pyongyang on Thursday.   The two day symbolic visit is meant to…
Jun 20, 2019
The top line out of the new United Nations report released Wednesday on the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi is that there is “credible evidence” that Saudi Arabia’s…
Jun 19, 2019
US officials have seized approximately 16.5 tons of cocaine from a large ship, MSC Gayane, docked at the Packer Marine Terminal in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.   The ship from Chile was…
Jun 19, 2019
Russia told the United States on Tuesday to drop what it called provocative plans to deploy more troops to the Middle East and to cease actions that looked like a…
Jun 18, 2019
The European Union (EU) has warned Nigeria not to take its democracy for granted.   The commission, which said Nigeria did not have a perfect electioneering process in the past…
Jun 18, 2019
Egypt’s former president, Mohammed Morsi had just addressed the court, speaking from the glass cage he was kept in during sessions and warning that he had “many secrets” he could…
Jun 17, 2019
Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has reportedly rejected a €170m switch to Juventus – but could revisit the situation next summer.   According to The Mirror, which runs the story as…
Jun 15, 2019
Sudan risks becoming another failed state like Libya or Somalia if the opposition and military don’t agree on a transition process, Tibor Nagy, a senior U.S. diplomat warned on Friday.…
Jun 14, 2019
UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock has bowed out of the Tory leadership race, the day after he came sixth in the first round of the vote.   In a statement…
Jun 14, 2019
Yukaka Katada, the owner of one of the stricken oil tankers crippled in explosions in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, said the U.S. is wrong about the way the…
Jun 14, 2019
Germany has raised some 6.5 billion euros (S$10 billion) from the sale of 5G frequencies to telecoms firms, the Federal Network Agency, said Wednesday, announcing the result of a three-month…
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