War And Unrest

Turkish envoy: Cleric's network has infiltrated US justice

Nov 17, 2017

Turkey's top diplomat says the "American system" has been infiltrated by a Muslim cleric blamed for last summer's failed coup

The Latest: Youths in Greece attack police with gas bombs

Nov 17, 2017

Hundreds of youths attacked with police in Greece's two largest cities, hurling rocks and petrol bombs, following large and peaceful marches to mark the anniversary of a 1973 student uprising

India, France urge action against nations that back terror

Nov 17, 2017

India and France have called for global action against countries that support, finance or shelter terrorists

Military dog wins British prize for valor under fire

Nov 17, 2017

A British military dog that saved the lives of troops in Afghanistan is being decorated for bravery.

Syria: Damascus suburbs violence kills at least 5 children

Nov 17, 2017

Syrian activists say at least five children have been killed in a Damascus suburb during government shelling while state media reports that three civilians have been killed by rebel mortars

Egypt orders suspected Libyan militant detained over attack

Nov 17, 2017

Egyptian authorities say a suspected Libyan militant will remain in custody for 15 days pending an investigation into a deadly attack in the country's Western Desert

Lebanon Prime Minister Hariri's future on uncertain path

Nov 17, 2017

Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri has found himself caught in the crossfire between the region's two feuding powers _ the Sunni kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Shiite Iran

Iraqi forces retake the country's last IS-held town

Nov 17, 2017

Iraq's Defense Ministry says Iraqi forces have retaken last IS-held town in the country; PM congratulates troops

Leaders of Spain, Belgium meet amid Catalonia crisis

Nov 17, 2017

The prime ministers of Spain and Belgium have held talks over their testy bilateral relations as ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four secessionist allies prepare for an extradition court appearance in Brussels

Rival US and Russian resolutions defeated on Syria weapons

Nov 17, 2017

Rival U.S. and Russian resolutions for extending the mandate of experts working to determine who was behind chemical attacks in Syria have been both defeated in the U.N. Security Council

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