Military Conflicts

Lengthy takes and mile-long trenches: the making of Mendes’ war drama “1917”

Lengthy takes and mile-long trenches: the making of Mendes’ war drama “1917”

Published 19/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Presenting his World War One battlefield movie “1917” as a single shot had pros and cons for Oscar winning director Sam Mendes. [more…]

U.S. envoy Biegun to North Korea: ‘We’re here, you know how to reach us’

U.S. envoy Biegun to North Korea: ‘We’re here, you know how to reach us’

Published 16/12/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. special envoy for North Korea, Stephen Biegun, urged Pyongyang on Monday to return offers of talks, dismissing leader Kim Jong Un’s [more…]

Dozens injured as activists clash with Delhi police in citizenship law protests

Dozens injured as activists clash with Delhi police in citizenship law protests

Published 16/12/2019

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - More than 100 activists protesting against a new Indian citizenship law were injured in New Delhi on Sunday as they clashed [more…]

U.S. envoy arrives in South Korea as Pyongyang ramps up pressure

U.S. envoy arrives in South Korea as Pyongyang ramps up pressure

Published 15/12/2019

INCHEON, South Korea (Reuters) - Stephen Biegun, the U.S. special envoy for North Korea, arrived in South Korea on Sunday as Pyongyang stepped up pressure [more…]

Colombia peace court exhumes bodies in extrajudicial killings case

Colombia peace court exhumes bodies in extrajudicial killings case

Published 15/12/2019

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia’s special justice tribunal has begun to exhume bodies from a grave in the country’s northwest as part of an investigation into [more…]

Rockets hit military base near Baghdad airport, six wounded: military statement

Rockets hit military base near Baghdad airport, six wounded: military statement

Published 09/12/2019

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Four Katyusha rockets struck a military base next to Baghdad International Airport on Monday wounding “six fighters”, a statement from the military [more…]

Congo authorities say Ebola survivor falls ill a second time

Congo authorities say Ebola survivor falls ill a second time

Published 08/12/2019

GISENYI, Rwanda (Reuters) - An Ebola survivor has fallen ill with the disease for a second time in eastern Congo, the Congolese health authorities said [more…]

Exclusive: Saudi Aramco pursues war cover after attacks – sources

Exclusive: Saudi Aramco pursues war cover after attacks – sources

Published 04/12/2019

LONDON/RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Aramco is looking to buy insurance against war and terror attacks after a damaging drone and missile attack on some of [more…]

Turkey says new Russian missile deal to happen before too long: RIA

Turkey says new Russian missile deal to happen before too long: RIA

Published 02/12/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Turkey’s presidential administration has said that the purchase date for more S-400 missile systems from Russia is just a technicality and that [more…]

Fatal attacks on Congo clinics risk resurgence of Ebola epidemic

Fatal attacks on Congo clinics risk resurgence of Ebola epidemic

Published 29/11/2019

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - International organizations warned on Friday of a potential resurgence of Ebola in Congo after deadly militia attacks on [more…]