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BLACK CELEBRATION! Scores killed in France as lorry hits crowd

BLACK CELEBRATION! Scores killed in France as lorry hits crowd

No fewer than 30 persons on Thursday night confirmed dead when a lorry struck a crowd during Bastille Day celebrations in the southern French...

US prepares to work with Russia, Iran to end Syria conflict

President Barack Obama has said the US is prepared to work with any nation, including Russia and Iran, to resolve the conflict in Syria. He...
Failed coup: Turkish government declares 3-months State of emergency

Failed coup: Turkish government declares 3-months State of emergency

Following a failed coup attempt in Turkey, President Erdogan has declared a state of emergency for three months. Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a live television...

10 German tourists killed in Istanbul bomb blast

No fewer than 10 persons, most of them German tourists, have been killed in an explosion in a central area of Istanbul, Turkish officials...
British parliament reopens after attack, honours slain policeman

British parliament reopens after attack, honours slain policeman

The British parliament reopened on Thursday with lawmakers holding a moment of silence for victims of the London terrorist attack that killed three people. The...
UN chief calls for restart to Western Sahara talks: document

Portugal’s Antonio Guterres set to become next UN chief

Former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres is set to become the next head of the United Nations after he emerged on Wednesday as the...
28 killed, 60 injured as terrorist attack Istanbul Ataturk airport

28 killed, 60 injured as terrorist attack Istanbul Ataturk airport

A gun and suicide bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has killed at least 28 people and injured up to 60. The Istanbul governor...
Policeman killed, another wounded in Paris shooting

Policeman killed, another wounded in Paris shooting

One policeman was killed and another wounded in a shooting incident in central Paris on Thursday night, a police source said. A person who fired...
EU to hold aviation security meeting

EU to hold aviation security meeting

Due to Tuesday’s bombing, European Union aviation security experts will next week discuss ways of strengthening airport security after the attacks in Brussels on...
Scores killed in Syria explosion

Scores killed in Syria explosion

An explosion in the busy centre of a rebel-held town near Syria’s border with Turkey caused deaths and wounded dozens on Saturday, a monitor,...