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War with North Korea would be tragic: US military chief

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 5:35pm
Military action on the Korean peninsula would be 'tragic on an unbelievable scale', Pentagon chief James Mattis says.

Duterte: China's Xi threatened 'war' over sea oil

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 5:29pm
Philippine president says Chinese counterpart warned war would start if oil drilling began in disputed South China Sea.

What's behind Morocco's street protests?

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 4:11pm
Thousands take to the streets in Morocco's northern Rif region to demand jobs and end to injustice.

Has Venezuela reached a tipping point?

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 2:32pm
We challenge OAS chief Luis Almagro on his stance on Venezuela, and debate if Maduro is turning authoritarian.

Roadside bomb kills 11 members of Afghan family

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 2:25pm
No group has so far claimed responsibility but authorities in Logar province blamed the Taliban for the killings.

UN envoy criticises deadly attack in Libya's south

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 1:42pm
Martin Kobler expressed 'outrage' in response to reports of an attack by a militia loyal to the unity government.

Germany approves deportation of asylum seekers law

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 1:42pm
New legislation makes it easier to deport and monitor migrants, but rights groups call it an assault on refugee rights.

Dozens injured by Israeli forces in Palestine protests

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 1:14pm
Thousands rally in occupied West Bank and Gaza in support of hundreds of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails.

Turkey detains journalist over links to Gulen movement

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 12:18pm
Arrest comes after a court in Istanbul issued warrants for four journalists at Sozcu daily newspaper.

WHO: Speed of Yemen cholera outbreak 'unprecedented'

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 11:30am
Yemen could have 3000,000 cholera cases within six months, as death toll rises to 242, World Health Organization says.

Emmanuel Macron visits French troops in northern Mali

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 9:56am
Macron and his Malian counterpart discussed the fight against armed groups in the West African country.

Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 9:14am
UK police say Assange will still be arrested for 'minor offence' if he left Ecuadorian embassy where he is holed up.

Five things to know about Julian Assange

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 9:11am
The founder of the whistleblowing website WikiLeaks has been holed up in the Ecuadoran embassy in London since 2012.

UN: South Sudan forces have committed capital crimes

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 9:07am
UN human rights investigators say pro-government SPLA fighters killed, raped and tortured civilians in the town of Yei.

The US' never-ending days of reckoning

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 8:32am
The US is facing yet another 'day of reckoning', but Trump will survive any so-called 'test' to his presidency.

Week in pictures: From Nakba Day to Iran elections

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 8:24am
A photo round-up of some of last week's key events, including elections in Iran and protests in Greece and Palestine.

Why I run

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 8:22am
I will continue to protest until the Oromo people in Ethiopia gain their freedom.

Donald Trump's Middle East visit: What to expect

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 8:08am
Saudi Arabia arms deal, Syria's war and Arab-Israeli peace set to top agenda of Trump's first foreign trip as president.

Japan cabinet approves Emperor Akihito abdication bill

Thu, 18 May 2017 - 11:32pm
The bill allows only for the abdication of Ahikito, who says he fears his age might make it hard to fulfill his duties.

Henrique Capriles says he was blocked from UN trip

Thu, 18 May 2017 - 11:08pm
Street violence continues as opposition leader says his passport was confiscated en route to UN in New York.