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North Korea military parade features floats and flowers, not missiles

North Korea military parade features floats and flowers, not missiles

Published 10/09/2018

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - With no long-range missiles on display, North Korea staged a military parade on Sunday focused on conventional arms, peace and economic development [more…]

Suicide car bomb kills at least six in Somali capital

Suicide car bomb kills at least six in Somali capital

Published 10/09/2018

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A suicide car bomb rammed into a local government office in Somalia’s capital on Monday, killing at least six people in an [more…]

Taliban kidnap dozens from buses in Afghanistan’s north, official says

Taliban kidnap dozens from buses in Afghanistan’s north, official says

Published 20/08/2018

KABUL (Reuters) - Taliban insurgents kidnapped dozens of passengers after stopping three buses in Afghanistan’s northern Kunduz province, a government official said on Monday. Esmatullah [more…]

U.S. senators demand answers from Army after Reuters report on lead…

U.S. senators demand answers from Army after Reuters report on lead…

Published 18/08/2018

(Reuters) - Four U.S. senators on Friday urged the Army to detail the steps it is taking to safeguard children from lead poisoning, citing a [more…]

Going where no president has gone before, Trump wants Space Force…

Going where no president has gone before, Trump wants Space Force…

Published 09/08/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s administration on Thursday announced an ambitious plan to usher in a new “Space Force” as the sixth branch of [more…]

Security forces end attack on Erbil governorate by suspected…

Security forces end attack on Erbil governorate by suspected…

Published 23/07/2018

ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Kurdish security forces killed gunmen who had stormed a government building in the Kurdish city of Erbil on Monday and took [more…]

At least 12 dead, including children, in Afghan suicide blast

At least 12 dead, including children, in Afghan suicide blast

Published 10/07/2018

KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber in Afghanistan killed at least 12 people, including several children, on Tuesday, in an attack in the eastern city [more…]

Deadly blast hits eastern Afghan city, targeting Sikh minority

Deadly blast hits eastern Afghan city, targeting Sikh minority

Published 02/07/2018

JALALABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) - An explosion hit the center of the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people, including several [more…]

Eritrea sends delegation to Ethiopia for first talks since conflict

Eritrea sends delegation to Ethiopia for first talks since conflict

Published 26/06/2018

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - A high-level delegation from Eritrea was due to arrive in its neighbor and long-time foe Ethiopia on Tuesday to discuss recent [more…]

Two U.S. military bases in Texas to house immigrants: Mattis

Two U.S. military bases in Texas to house immigrants: Mattis

Published 25/06/2018

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska (Reuters) - The U.S. military is preparing to house immigrants at two bases in Texas, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said [more…]