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 2018-09-18 10:39 

Reuters Africa

Italian priest kidnapped overnight in south Niger - government spokesman...

An Italian priest was kidnapped overnight in south Niger, near the border with Burkina Faso, a Nigerien government spokesman said on Tuesday....

 2018-09-18 10:37 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Moon will attend mass games after Kim meeting...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation....

 2018-09-18 10:37 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Moon, Kim sign joint statement after summit...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation....

 2018-09-18 10:37 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Koreas to form joint military committee...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation....

 2018-09-18 10:37 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Koreas agreed to disarm border village...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation....

 2018-09-18 10:37 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Moon, Kim to visit volcano considered sacred...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation....

 2018-09-18 10:37 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation....

 2018-09-18 10:31 

Reuters Africa

Britain will support interim IMF staff programme for Zimbabwe - ambassador...

Britain will support Zimbabwe to get on to an interim IMF staff programme to help the country quickly clear its foreign arrears, Britain's ambassador in Harare said on Tuesday,...

 2018-09-18 10:30 

Washington Post

South African court says marijuana use in private is legal...

South Africa's top court says marijuana use in private is legal, despite government objection...

 2018-09-18 10:28 

AP

EU chief warns Brexit 'no deal' scenario still possible...

BRUSSELS (AP) — A top European Union official says Britain and the EU could yet fail to reach an agreement on the terms of their divorce, just six months before the U.K. is due to leave the bloc....

 2018-09-18 10:27 

Washington Post

Fighting resumes in Libyan capital, causes mass power outage...

Fighting between rival militias in Libyan capital flares up again, breaking cease-fire and causing power outages...

 2018-09-18 10:26 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

German doctors say Pussy Riot poisoning 'highly plausible', condition not life-threatening...

German doctors treating a member of the Russian protest group Pussy Riot say the patient's symptoms could have been caused by various substances but they have "no evidence whatsoever" that he was not poisoned....

 2018-09-18 10:26 

Reuters Africa

Britain will support interim IMF staff programme for Zimbabwe: ambassador...

Britain will support Zimbabwe to get on to an interim IMF staff programme to help the country quickly clear its foreign arrears, Britain's ambassador in Harare said on Tuesday,...

 2018-09-18 10:25 

Fox News

[ World ]

Korean leaders meet in Pyongyang for potentially tough talks...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in began his third summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday with possibly his hardest mission to date — brokering some kind of compromise to keep North Korea's talks with Washington from imploding an...

 2018-09-18 10:22 

dpa

Moon and Kim begin talks in Pyongyang amid doubts over nuclear pledge...

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 2018-09-18 10:18 

Washington Post

Report urges UK to lift cap on skilled migrants after Brexit...

A British government-commissioned report says citizens of European Union countries should not have easier access to the U.K. after Brexit than people from other parts of the world...

 2018-09-18 10:17 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

At Least 21 Killed In Fiery Collision In Central Iran...

At least 21 people died and 20 others were injured after a bus and a fuel tanker collided in central Iran, officials say....

 2018-09-18 10:17 

Al Jazeera

Angela Merkel to decide on spy chief's fate after far-right row...

Head of Germany's intelligence agency, Hans-Georg Maassen, speculated videos of attacks on immigrants could be fake....

 2018-09-18 10:15 

The Times of India

9 local policemen die in 'insider' attack: Afghan official...

According to Khanjer, the attacker was a policeman from another checkpoint in the same district. He fled the scene, apparently to join the Taliban, and took with him all weapons from the checkpoint, Khanjer said. The Taliban made no immediate comment on t...

 2018-09-18 10:15 

Reuters Africa

Italy judge set to give first ruling in Nigeria oil graft case...

Oil majors Shell and Eni will be carefully monitoring a first ruling this week by a Milan judge in one of the energy industry's biggest corruption scandals for clues to what might be round the corner for them....

 2018-09-18 10:15 

Fox News

[ World ]

Defense lawyer casts Ugandan war crimes defendant as victim...

A lawyer defending an alleged commander in Uganda's shadowy Lord's Resistance Army accused of crimes including murder, sexual slavery and using child soldiers cast him Tuesday him as a victim of the rebel group and its brutal leader, Joseph Kony....

 2018-09-18 10:11 

Sydney Morning Herald

'I couldn't hold on anymore': Mother loses hold of baby in Florence floods...

Heartbreak for families and rescuers in the wake of Florence's furry....

 2018-09-18 10:09 

Reuters Africa

Hindu group behind Modi's rise in India opens up as elections near...

A Hindu nationalist group behind the rise of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is opening up to critics and supporters through a first-of-its-kind outreach programme in New Delhi, preparing the ground for his re-election bid next year....

 2018-09-18 10:08 

Deutsche Welle

Opinion: South Sudan's new peace deal — will it hold?...

The most recent peace agreement finally offers hope for a formal and final end to the multi-year conflict in South Sudan, says DW's Waakhe Simon Wudu....

 2018-09-18 10:06 

AP

The Latest: Kim says summit with Trump stabilized region...

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in (all times local):6:45 p.m.North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ......

 2018-09-18 10:06 

Fox News

[ World ]

The Latest: Kim says summit with Trump stabilized region...

The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in (all times local): 6:45 p.m. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security...

 2018-09-18 10:06 

Reuters Africa

Kavanaugh claims give vulnerable Democrats in Senate cover to oppose him...

The sexual-misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh may remove pressure that some Democratic senators faced to back his confirmation as a way of reassuring conservative voters in congressional elections just seven weeks away....

 2018-09-18 10:05 

Reuters Africa

Merkel takes a gamble with new immigration law...

Chancellor Angela Merkel hopes a new immigration law will make it easier for foreign workers to find jobs in Germany, but her push to fill a record number of vacancies risks angering voters who still resent her open-door refugee policy....

 2018-09-18 10:05 

News24

Trump praises Kavanaugh, says everyone will be heard out...

US President Donald Trump dismisses any notion that Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court should be withdrawn....

 2018-09-18 10:05 

Washington Post

EU enlargement chief urges Macedonians to back name deal...

The European Union's enlargement commissioner is the latest Western official urging Macedonians to vote in a referendum this month on renaming their country "North Macedonia," that could pave the way for its EU and NATO accession...

 2018-09-18 10:05 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Ilyushin IL-20M...

First produced in 1970, this aircraft is still used by the Russian Air Force as a flying command post. It is sometimes unofficially referred to as Il-20 or Coot-A in NATO code....

 2018-09-18 10:00 

The Times of India

EU leaders to tackle Brexit, migration failures at summit...

The summit also focuses on the plight of people crossing the Mediterranean Sea after Italy's anti-migrant government recently denied entry to a number of rescue ships, endangering lives and embarrassing its EU partners. With just six months to go befo...

 2018-09-18 09:59 

Washington Post

Kim Jong Un reportedly tells visiting South Korean leader that summit with Trump stabilized regional political situation...

Kim Jong Un reportedly tells visiting South Korean leader that summit with Trump stabilized regional political situation...

 2018-09-18 09:58 

Al Jazeera

Iran hails Russia-Turkey agreement on Idlib buffer zone...

Iranian FM welcomes deal to create de-militarised zone between opposition and Syrian government forces....

 2018-09-18 09:52 

dpa

Kovac takes up gauntlet for Bayern in Champions League title quest...

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 2018-09-18 09:52 

dpa

Russia describes Israeli actions as 'hostile' after downing of plane...

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 2018-09-18 09:52 

dpa

China promises 'countermeasures' in response to US tariffs...

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 2018-09-18 09:52 

dpa

EU probes German carmakers over suspected collusion in green car tech...

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 2018-09-18 09:51 

USA Today

Palestinian man dies after being arrested by Israeli forces...

Relatives say that undercover soldiers burst into Mohammed Remawi's room in a pre-dawn raid on Tuesday....

 2018-09-18 09:51 

NBC News

Russia's military blames Israel after Syrians shoot down plane...

Moscow accused Israel of...

 2018-09-18 09:51 

Euronews

Russia's military blames Israel after Syrians shoot down plane...

"We regard the provocative actions of Israel as hostile," Moscow's Defense Ministry said....

 2018-09-18 09:50 

Washington Post

Poland's PM wants US to play key role in Eastern Europe...

Poland's prime minister says his country wants the U.S. to play a key role in Eastern Europe, to strengthen the continent as a whole...

 2018-09-18 09:48 

The Times of India

Merkel takes a gamble with new immigration law...

With an ageing population and a shrinking workforce, Germany needs greater flexibility to fill more than a million empty positions, business leaders say....

 2018-09-18 09:48 

Washington Post

EU leaders to tackle Brexit, migration failures at summit...

EU leaders grapple this week with two of the biggest threats to the European project; the messy divorce with Britain and their failure to share responsibility for people seeking better lives or sanctuary in Europe...

 2018-09-18 09:48 

The Times of India

Bangladesh to move Rohingya to island from next month: officials...

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina is scheduled on October 3 to officially open newly-constructed shelters for the displaced Muslims on Bhashan Char, a muddy islet that only emerged from the Bay of Bengal in 2006. Officials previously said they wanted to start m...

 2018-09-18 09:45 

Fox News

[ World ]

Russian military aircraft downed by Syrian forces, killing 15; Moscow blames Israeli aggression...

Russia's military on Tuesday said one of its aircraft with 15 people on board was shot down by Syrian government missiles and blamed the Israeli Air Force for pushing its Il-20 jet into the line of fire of Syrian missiles....

 2018-09-18 09:44 

CBC

Russia blames Israel for Syrian missile that shot down plane...

A Russian reconnaissance aircraft was brought down by a Syrian missile over the Mediterranean, killing all 15 people on board, the Russian defence ministry said Tuesday. It blamed Israel for the crash, saying the plane was caught in the crossfire....

 2018-09-18 09:44 

Washington Post

100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise...

100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise; outlook worse than for 2012 disaster...

 2018-09-18 09:43 

Fox News

[ World ]

Russia blames Israel for shooting down of plane off Syria...

A Russian reconnaissance aircraft was brought down by a Syrian missile over the Mediterranean, killing all 15 people on board, the Russian defense ministry said Tuesday....

 2018-09-18 09:41 

AP

100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise...

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian authorities say 100 people have died in flooding after heavy rains in recent days....

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