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Clashes erupt in Gaza as US Embassy in Jerusalem set to open

Clashes erupt in Gaza as US Embassy in Jerusalem set to open

At least 37 Palestinians have been killed and hundreds injured during clashes with Israeli forces along the Gaza border. Protests have amplified as th ...
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Concedes Election

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Concedes Election

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak, who led the ruling National Front coalition to a historic loss in a national election Wednesday, has conceded d ...
Chinese ex-Politburo member Sun Zhengcai sentenced to life for corruption

Chinese ex-Politburo member Sun Zhengcai sentenced to life for corruption

A Chinese court sentenced former top Communist Party official Sun Zhengcai to  life in prison after being found guilty of accepting millions in bribes ...
Bayern Munich out to maintain momentum in Leverkusen

Bayern Munich out to maintain momentum in Leverkusen

Bayern Munich’s German Cup semifinal tie in Leverkusen does not boast the prestige of a European meeting with Real Madrid, but could prove more pivota ...
UK and US accuse Russia of cyber attack that compromised global networks

UK and US accuse Russia of cyber attack that compromised global networks

The Kremlin has dismissed as "groundless" allegations that Russian-backed hackers have been compromising network devices worldwide. The statements com ...
Goodbye, America: Russia sanctions could hit US medical, tech industries

Goodbye, America: Russia sanctions could hit US medical, tech industries

Rare earth metals, medication and software: Russia's strongest response yet to United States sanctions is taking shape. Now, Washington and its Wester ...
Zimbabwe’s former First Lady Grace Mugabe investigated for ivory smuggling

Zimbabwe’s former First Lady Grace Mugabe investigated for ivory smuggling

The former first lady of Zimbabwe, Grace Mugabe, is suspected by wildlife officials of having smuggled ivory worth millions of dollars. The wife of ex ...
Pope Francis admits ‘grave mistakes’ in handling of Chile sex abuse scandal

Pope Francis admits ‘grave mistakes’ in handling of Chile sex abuse scandal

In a rare move, Pope Francis said he mishandled a sex abuse scandal in Chile and summoned the country's bishops. He also invited victims he once discr ...
UN to expand sanctions blacklist in Mali amid growing violence

UN to expand sanctions blacklist in Mali amid growing violence

France has taken the first steps in targeting people and groups undermining a peace deal in the central African country. Mali has witnessed growing un ...
Russian spy poisoning: Yulia Skripal declines Russian embassy’s help

Russian spy poisoning: Yulia Skripal declines Russian embassy’s help

The daughter of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal won't be accepting the assistance of the Russian embassy. Yulia Skripal says she is "seeking to come ...