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Martin McGuiness

Tributes pour in as Sinn Fein’s Martin McGuinness dies at 66

London (dpa) - Politicians on all sides paid tribute on Tuesday to Martin McGuinness, Northern Ireland's former deputy first minister and an ex-commander of...

Syrian regime regains control in Damascus after fight with jihadists

Damascus (dpa) - Syrian regime forces Sunday launched a counter-attack and regained an area near the centre of Damascus hours after jihadists mounted a...
Damascus

At least 43 killed, over 100 wounded in two Damascus suicide bombings

Damascus (dpa) - Two suicide bombings in Damascus targeting a court complex and a restaurant left 43 people dead and 117 wounded Wednesday as...
Wolfgang Schaeuble

Package containing explosives found at German Finance Ministry

Berlin (dpa) - A package containing explosives that could have resulted in serious injuries was found Wednesday at the German Finance Ministry in Berlin,...
Donald Trump

Hawaii seeks to block Trump’s new travel ban

The state of Hawaii said it will ask a federal court today for an emergency halt to President Donald Trump’s new executive order restricting...
Rex Tillerson

China calls on N Korea to suspend nukes, US to stop military drills

North Korea should suspend its nuclear activities in exchange for the US and South Korea halting their annual joint military drills, China proposed on...

Trump revokes transgender bathroom rights

President Donald Trump has revoked the rights given to transgender students in public schools to use any bathroom of their choice. With this move, Trump...
Donald Trump

Trump urged to free Nigeria’s $500m

A civil society group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the US President Donald J. Trump urging his...
donald trump

Trump blasts Seattle judge for lifting travel ban

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday denounced the Seattle judge who lifted a ban for citizens of seven mainly Muslim countries, vowing that his...
donald trump

Mattis warns N Korea, reaffirms US commitment to Japan, S Korea

The new defence secretary under US President Donald Trump reassured Japan and South Korea of Washington's commitment to its Asian allies on Friday amid...