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Trump promises announcement on Daesh ‘caliphate’ within 24 hours

Daesh has been cornered by the PYD/YPG-dominated militia in a battle for the terror group's last territory in Syria. US President Donald Trump announced last month that he was ordering a full withdrawal of the...

Poland summons Israel envoy over Netanyahu comments

Israeli PM was quoted as saying that Poland ‘collaborated’ with Nazis during WWII. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a meeting with US Vice President Mike Pence in Warsaw, Poland, February 14, 2019. (Reuters)The...

Spanish PM calls early elections for April 28

Pedro Sanchez became the head of a minority government just over eight months ago, and his draft budget was rejected in parliament in protest of separatist leaders being put on trial for their role...

UN to Belgium: Apologise for colonialism, accept racism against Africans

The UN report urges Belgium not to turn a blind eye to racism and to apologise for the atrocities that Belgium colonial rule committed in DR Congo Belgium's Africa museum, full of artefacts and stuffed...

More Brexit humiliation for May as parliament defeats her again

LONDON (Reuters) - MPS defeated Prime Minister Theresa May in a symbolic vote over her Brexit strategy on Thursday, undermining her pledge to European Union leaders that she can get the unpopular divorce deal...

Pence calls on Europe to unite with US on Iran

US Vice President Mike Pence is calling for America's European allies to join it in withdrawing from the landmark 2015 Iran nuclear deal and stop efforts he said are designed to evade US sanctions. US...

Kazakhstan’s troubles switching from the Cyrillic to the Latin alphabet

By MANSUR MIROVALEV :- The move has triggered criticism but experts argue it will help the nation of 18 million Turkic-speaking people break away from Russia's cultural and political influence, especially in light of Moscow...

44 Indian soldiers killed in India-occupied Kashmir – police

Police say the IED (improvised explosive device) detonated as a police convoy drove by. A suicide car bomber rammed a bus carrying Indian police officers in Kashmir on Thursday, killing at least 44 of them...

Labour pushes government to change Brexit ‘red lines’ – spokesman

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s opposition Labour Party pressed the government to change its “red lines” on Brexit on Wednesday after two policy chiefs held “frank and serious” talks with ministers, a party spokesman said. Prime...

Swiss allow 3,500 work permits for Britons in case of no-deal Brexit

ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland will introduce a quota system allowing Britons to come and work in the country in the event Britain crashes out of the European Union without an exit deal. Under the system...