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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Middle East

G7 rejects sanctions on Russia after ‘ Syria chemical attack’

The G7 group of nations have failed to reach an agreement over threats of new sanctions against Russia and Syria. Foreign ministers were seeking a...

U.S. Defense Secretary calls Syria poison gas attack a “heinous act.”

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis has said that a poison gas attack in Syria was a "heinous act" before a meeting at the Pentagon...

At least 10 killed in Russia Metro blast

At least 10 people were killed in explosions in two train carriages at metro stations in St. Petersburg this Monday. Fifty people have been reported...

Australia Toughens Security Checks for Flights from Middle East

Australia will conduct additional security checks on passengers flying directly from Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East to prevent security threats. The new rules follow...

More than 400 migrants rescued off Libyan Coast

Strong winds and turbulent waves are dissuading those seeking to enter Europe illegally through the high seas. Many people are still risking drowning, in their...

Saudi king cancels Maldives visit over swine flu fears

The Saudi king has cancelled a scheduled visit to the politically-troubled atoll nation of the Maldives because of an outbreak of swine flu in...

No famine in Yemen but over half on the brink -U.N.-backed...

A U.N.-backed report on Yemen has found no full-blown famine in the country but said 60 percent of Yemenis, or 17 million people, are...
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