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Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, including Altan…

Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, including Altan…

Published 16/02/2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - A Turkish court on Friday sentenced three prominent journalists to life in jail on charges of aiding the network blamed for a [more…]

Gunbattles, airstrikes in Sinai as Egyptian forces hit militants

Gunbattles, airstrikes in Sinai as Egyptian forces hit militants

Published 12/02/2018

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces killed 12 Islamist militants in gun battles and arrested 92 suspects, while airstrikes destroyed dozens of militant targets in [more…]

Man shot and arrested in Iran after trying to break into president’s o

Man shot and arrested in Iran after trying to break into president’s o

Published 05/02/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A man was shot and arrested in Iran after trying to break into president’s office, the deputy governor of Tehran was quoted [more…]

Vietnam arrests ex-chairman of state shipbuilding firm amid graft crac

Vietnam arrests ex-chairman of state shipbuilding firm amid graft crac

Published 26/01/2018

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam has arrested a former chairman of state-owned Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (SBIC) for alleged abuse of power, police said on Friday, as [more…]

Deadly armed group clashes shut airport in Libyan capital

Deadly armed group clashes shut airport in Libyan capital

Published 15/01/2018

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Heavy clashes broke out in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Monday, leaving at least nine people dead and forcing the airport to [more…]

Turkey says local court to evaluate ruling on jailed journalists

Turkey says local court to evaluate ruling on jailed journalists

Published 12/01/2018

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey on Friday said the case of two journalists held for more than a year over alleged ties to a failed coup [more…]

Turkey reinstates 1,823 civil servants linked to app used by coup plot

Turkey reinstates 1,823 civil servants linked to app used by coup plot

Published 12/01/2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey on Friday reinstated more than 1,800 civil servants purged after a 2016 failed coup, determining they had no links to the [more…]

Explainer: How chip flaws Spectre, Meltdown work and what’s next

Explainer: How chip flaws Spectre, Meltdown work and what’s next

Published 12/01/2018

A hooded man holds a laptop computer as blue screen with an exclamation mark is projected on him in this illustration picture taken on May [more…]

At Vietnam’s biggest corruption trial, some skeptical views

At Vietnam’s biggest corruption trial, some skeptical views

Published 10/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: PetroVietnam's former chairman Phung Dinh Thuc walks out of a court for lunch, in Hanoi, Vietnam January 8, 2018. REUTERS/Kham/File PhotoHANOI/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) [more…]

U.S. Treasury’s Mnuchin sent gift-wrapped box of horse manure: reports

U.S. Treasury’s Mnuchin sent gift-wrapped box of horse manure: reports

Published 24/12/2017

(Reuters) - A gift-wrapped package addressed to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s home in a posh Los Angeles neighborhood that was suspected of being a [more…]