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A court in the United Arab Emirates has sentenced an Iranian businessman to 10 years

Venezuela to withdraw from OAS as deadly protests continue

Venezuela says it will withdraw from Organization of American States (OAS), accusing the Washington-based

US to tighten sanctions on North Korea

The Trump administration said on Wednesday it aimed to push North Korea into dismantling

Trump backs down on border wall funding

Donald Trump has indicated he will scrap plans to find cash for his border wall in this week's spending

It happened this month

American troopscaptured York, thecapital of Upper Canada in the Battle of York

Cameron says Trump travel ban gift to Islamist extremists

President Donald Trump's attempts to ban people from six Muslim countries from traveling to the United States played into

Pope Francis condemns Egypt blast

Pope Francis, who is due to visit Egypt this month, on Sunday condemned the blast that killed at least

American woman gives birth during family trip

A woman in the US has given birth in a zoo after she went

Twitter's profit isn't lifting by Trump's constant tweeting

You'd think Twitter would be able to milk its status as

Islam debate heats up in Egypt

It was a startling collision of religion and politics. Egypt's president

China talks with European Space Agency about moon outpost

China is talking with the European Space Agency about collaborating on a human outpost on

Venezuela threatens to exit OAS as pressure on Maduro mounts

Venezuela is threatening to pull out of the Organization of American States

Condemnation against Turkey strikes in Iraq, Syria

Turkish warplanes struck suspected Kurdish rebel positions in Iraq and Syria on

French mayor fined for anti-Muslim comment

A far-right French mayor has been fined 2,000 euros for inciting hatred, after declaring

Trump backs down on border wall funding

Donald Trump has indicated he will ditch plans to find cash for his border

Judge blocks Trump's sanctuary city order

A US judge on Tuesday blocked President Donald Trump's executive order that sought to

Labour pledge to EU nationals

Labour says it would scrap Theresa May's Brexit plans and unilaterally guarantee the rights of EU residents before talks

Hollande urges voters to reject Marine Le Pen

France's outgoing president, Francois Hollande, on Monday urged people to back centrist Emmanuel Macron in a vote to choose

Turkey bombs Kurd forces in Syria

Turkish warplanes conducted a barrage of air strikes on Kurdish positions in northeast  Syria early Tuesday, leaving several fighters

Ivanka joins Merkel in Berlin

Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka has arrived in Berlin for the G20 women's summit for her first international trip since

Global censorship of news reaches new level

UK's Labour Party pledges new Brexit strategy

Britain's opposition Labour Party said Tuesday that

Turkey hits Kurdish areas in Iraq's Sinjar

Turkish warplanes carried out airstrikes on Tuesday against suspected Kurdish rebel positions in northern Iraq

'Sharapova should not get wildcards'

Maria Sharapova's first opponent following her 15-month doping ban has questioned the decision to

Le Pen steps aside as party leader

Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has announced that she is stepping aside

Trump calls for new UN sanctions against N Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday the U.N. Security Council must be prepared