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Over 600 people detained after largest Moscow protest

Over 600 people detained after largest Moscow protest

Over 600 people, including opposition leader, Alexei Navalny, have been detained by Russian police for participating in an unsanctioned rally in central Moscow at...
Israel uncovers online weapons smuggling cell in West Bank

Israel uncovers online weapons smuggling cell in West Bank

Israeli military on Wednesday said Israeli forces raided an online “illegal weapons shop” in the West Bank city of Nablus. “Overnight, security forces uncovered a...
N/Korea fires missile into Japan waters

N/Korea fires missile into Japan waters

North Korea has fired a ballistic missile directly into Japanese-controlled waters for the first time Wednesday, drawing an outraged response from Tokyo and ramping...
Brazil: Rousseff calls Senate vote for her impeachment 'coup'

Brazil: Rousseff calls Senate vote for her impeachment ‘coup’

"It's a coup," Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said Thursday in her first public remarks since senators voted to begin an impeachment trial against her....
Indonesian police nab bomb maker, financial provider for terror attack

Indonesian police nab bomb maker, financial provider for terror attack

Anti-terror squad of the Indonesian national police have arrested two alleged militants, the bomb maker and financial provider for a terror attack, a police...
30 flights disrupted at Indonesian airport after plane skids off runway

30 flights disrupted at Indonesian airport after plane skids off runway

No fewer than 30 flights were disrupted after an aircraft operated by national carrier Garuda Indonesia skidded off the runway in the Javanese city...
Pakistan begins first population census in 19 years

Pakistan begins first population census in 19 years

Pakistan on Wednesday began its first population census in 19 years to collect demographic data amid tight security, officials said. Census chief Asif Bajwa said...
South Korea’s impeached Park not leaving presidential Blue House ‘for now’ – spokesman

South Korea’s impeached Park not leaving presidential Blue House ‘for now’ – spokesman

Impeached South Korean leader Park Geun-hye will not leave the presidential Blue House residence on Friday, her spokesman said following a constitutional court verdict...
Wildfires almost extinguished in Russia’s Far East

Wildfires almost extinguished in Russia’s Far East

The wildfires that have been raging across 7,000 hectares in Russia’s far East have been mostly extinguished, the local forestry department said on Friday. A...
Iraqi PM pledges to fight IS militants to the end

Iraqi PM pledges to fight IS militants to the end

Iraqi Prime Minister, Haider al-Abadi, on Wednesday said Iraq would continue striking the Islamic State (IS) militants in neighbouring countries to protect its cities. Abadi,...