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Turkey to Host Four-Nation Summit on Syria Crisis
ANKARA, TURKEY - A summit between the leaders of Turkey, France, Germany and Russia will be held in Istanbul this month to discuss the conflict in Syria and efforts for a lasting solution to the wa
In Toothy Prequel, Piranha-Like Fish Menaced Jurassic Seas
You can call it a prehistoric prequel.
Scientists said on Thursday they have unearthed in southern Germany the fossil of a fish that, with its mouth full of razor-sharp teeth, strongly resemb
Their Money Worthless, Venezuela's Desperate Flee by Foot
PAMPLONA, COLOMBIA - As night approached, Sandra Cadiz wrapped her shivering daughter in a blanket and prayed for a ride up the frigid Colombian mountaintop known as 'the icebox.'
After Canada legalises pot, industry eyes rest of the world
Cam Battley is a top executive at one of Canada's biggest marijuana companies, but he isn't sticking around to savour the country's historic pot legalisation.
He's off to Germany on Friday an
Over 60 World Leaders to Attend Paris WWI Commemorations
PARIS - More than 60 world leaders, including US President Donald Trump and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, will travel to Paris next month for commemorations of the end of World War I a centur
Chikane's death a 'tremendous blow to ANC and society'
Moses "Moss" Chikane's death is a tremendous blow to the ANC and society at large, the party said on Thursday.
The ANC stalwart died at the age of 69 on Wednesday night after a long illness.
5 new Russian WWII movies that could blow up the box office
Epic tank battles, spy games, and prison breaks - these blockbusters will have you rushing to the cinema faster than a German dive bomber. 1. T-34It's 1941 and Soviet tank commander Lieutenant Ivus
7 things feeding Russians insufferable national pride
Russians are often funny in that we realize our own shortcomings, but still take pride in a lot of what makes life difficult for us. There is always comfort in knowing you did not bend, and to a Ru
UN Syria Envoy to Try to Move on Constitution Before Leaving
UNITED NATIONS - U.N. special envoy Staffan de Mistura said Wednesday he will make a final effort to advance toward a new constitution for Syria - a key step in ending the country's civil war - bef
Suspect in Bulgarian Journalist's Murder Extradited from Germany
SOFIA - Germany has extradited the suspect in the killing of Bulgarian television journalist Viktoria Marinova to Bulgaria, an Interior Ministry official said Wednesday.
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European Governments Wrestle with Khashoggi Quandary
LONDON - European governments - in addition to the U.S. - appear perplexed about what action to take in response to the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who vanished two weeks ago
German MP accused of accepting bribes from Azerbaijan
PanARMENIAN.Net - Transparency International (TI) Anti-corruption Organization proposes to start investigation against Karin Strenz who is accused of accepting bribes from Azerbaij
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