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Jul 22, 2017
MANILA — Philippine lawmakers on Saturday voted to retain martial law on the southern island of Mindanao until the end of the year, giving President Rodrigo Duterte more time to tackle armed extremists allied with the Daesh group.Some 261 legislators agreed to extend military rule in a seven hour-long joint special session of the House of Represent ...
Jul 20, 2017
BERLIN — Germany on Thursday vowed stinging measures hitting tourism and investment i ...
Jul 20, 2017
SEOUL — Hours before proposed military talks between South and North Korea, Pyongyang ...
Jul 19, 2017
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin had an additional, previously undisclosed chat at this month’s G-20 summit in Hamburg, the Whit ...
Jul 19, 2017
SEOUL — North Korea carries out public executions on river banks and at school grounds and marketplaces for charges such as stealing copper ...
Jul 19, 2017
MOSCOW/KIEV —  The pro-Russian rebel leader of a breakaway region in eastern Ukraine proposed on Tuesday replacing Ukraine with a new f ...
Jul 19, 2017
MANILA — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday asked Congress to extend martial law on the southern island of Mindanao until the e ...
Jul 17, 2017
BRUSSELS  —  Britain and the EU vowed to get to the "heart of the matter" as they launched fresh Brexit talks in Brussels on Monda ...
Jul 17, 2017
SEOUL — South Korea on Monday proposed military talks with North Korea, the first formal overture to Pyongyang by the government of Presiden ...
Jul 16, 2017
ISLAMABAD — Pakistan's military has launched a major operation in its volatile tribal areas to stop the Daesh terror group making inroads in ...
Jul 15, 2017
SYDNEY/WASHINGTON — US officials interviewing refugees held in an Australian-run offshore detention centre left the facility abruptly, three ...
Jul 13, 2017
HERAT, Afghanistan — A team of Afghan girls who had been denied visas to attend a Washington robotics competition spoke of Donald Trump's su ...
Jul 12, 2017
BEIJING — Chinese Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo is in critical condition and his breathing is failing, the hospital treatin ...

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