MILAN/ROME: Extremists suspected in a bomb attack in a Pakistani market that killed more than 100 people had also planned an attack against the Vatican in 2010 that was never carried out, an Italian p
SEOUL: Thousands of anti-government protesters marched in cities across South Korea on Friday, denouncing the labor policies of the increasingly unpopular President Park Geun-hye.
JUBA: A South Sudanese opposition leader who has spoken out against both sides in the civil war said Friday he appeared to have been placed under house arrest.
KIEV: Ukraine accused Russia on Friday of resisting a peaceful end to fighting in eastern Ukraine and called for weapons from its allies, saying it is striving to settle the separatist conflict.
LOME: Voters go to the polls in Togo this weekend, with President Faure Gnassingbe seeking a third term of office to extend his family’s grip on power into a second half-century.
THIAROYE-SUR-MER: Between January and March, nearly 1,200 Senegalese arrived in Italy by sea — up a quarter from the same period last year and the second-highest nationality behind neighboring Gambia,
KISUMU: Governors of Kenyan regions near the border with Somalia say they are encouraging new ways for residents who do not trust the police to report local Muslim cells and sympathizers, shifting str
Geneva: The UN on Friday hailed an EU plan to tackle the surge in Mediterranean migrant crossings but urged more focus on the conditions pushing so many to leave their countries.
BERLIN: Germany’s parliamentary speaker says the slaughter of Armenians by Ottoman Turks 100 years ago was genocide, saying Germany’s own past makes it important to speak out.
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama on Thursday revealed that an American and an Italian hostage were killed in a covert US counter-terrorism operation on the Afghan-Pakistan border in January, saying
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