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Middle East

Pope Francis heads to Egypt to boost ties with Muslim community

Catholic Pontiff, Pope Francis will be flying to Cairo on Friday, barely a month after two church bombings killed 45 people in two Egyptian...

China’s unemployment rate falls below 4%

China's urban unemploymenChina's urban unemployment rate fell below four percent for the first time in years. Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security spokesman,...

Syria attack: Most victims did not die of chemical attack –...

The chief UN investigator on Syria says most of the victims of the April the 4th attack in Syria died as a result of...

Death toll in Afghan military base attack rises to 140

About 140 Afghan soldiers were killed on Friday by Taliban attackers disguised in military uniforms in what would be the deadliest attack ever on...

Chinese peacekeepers pass U.N. combat readiness inspection

The 3rd Chinese peacekeeping infantry battalion in South Sudan has recently passed the assessment for combat readiness, by the United Nations Mission in South...

Police helicopter carrying 12 crashes in eastern Turkey

A Turkish Police Helicopter carrying 12 people crashed in eastern province of Tunceli. The provincial governor's office said that the crash may have been caused...

Pope denounces “oppressive regimes” but urges restraint

Pope Francis denounced "oppressive regimes" in his Easter message on Sunday but in an apparent call for restraint urged world leaders to prevent the spread...

Pope Francis condemns attack on a convoy in Syria

Pope Francis has used his Easter message address to condemn Saturday's deadly attack on a bus convoy in Syria. Pope Francis denounced "oppressive regimes" in...

Three killed in gunfight at polling station in Turkey

The Turkish referendum registered its negative when two people were killed in a gunfight during the voting exercise. The incident happened in a village schoolyard...

Vote counting begins in Turkey’s referendum

Turkish Prime minister Yildrim has declared vicktory for "YES" camp from unofficial results in the country's referendum. The prime minister assured supporters at a victory...
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