David Gyaraki

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Syrian forces squeeze Aleppo, bring new wave of evacuations

BEIRUT (AP) — Nearly two weeks into a crushing blitz, Syrian forces and their allies have taken control of nearly all of what was once an opposition …

Trump threatens payback for US companies that move abroad

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is threatening to impose heavy taxes on U.S. companies that move jobs overseas and still try to sell …

Anti-EU UKIP picks new leader to replace Trump ally Farage

LONDON (AP) — Britain's populist U.K. Independence Party chose European Parliament member Paul Nuttall as leader on Monday, replacing the charismatic …

Trump quickly settles university lawsuits after a long fight

SAN DIEGO (AP) — For more than six years, Donald Trump fought hard against a lawsuit in which former customers of his now-defunct Trump University …

Putin withdraws Russia from International Criminal Court

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree Wednesday to withdraw Russia from the International Criminal Court, which rules on …

Insurgent offensive in Aleppo kills dozens of civilians

BEIRUT (AP) — An offensive by Syrian insurgents aimed at the government-held part of the northern city of Aleppo has killed at least 74 civilians, …

Pakistan: Thousands attend Imran Khan's 'thanksgiving rally'

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Tens of thousands of supporters of Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan attended a mammoth "thanksgiving rally" in the capital on …

Filipino mayor among 10 dead in clash with anti-drug police

MAKILALA, Philippines (AP) — Two months ago, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte publicly read out the names of a town mayor and more than 150 other …

Philippine leader affirms US alliance but wants troops out

TOKYO (AP) — The leaders of Japan and the Philippines agreed to cooperate in promoting regional peace and stability and acknowledged the importance …

With email dumps, WikiLeaks tests power of full transparency

LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange first outlined the hypothesis nearly a decade ago: Can total transparency defeat an entrenched group …

Duterte's deference delights China but is questioned at home

BEIJING (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's effusive message of friendship on his visit to Beijing this week has handed China a public …

US Navy investigates possible missile fire from Yemen

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The U.S. Navy on Sunday began investigating a possible overnight missile attack from Yemen on a group of American …

'We are thirsty' say Tunisians as drought creates tensions

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Struggling with extremism and economic woes, Tunisia now faces another menace: persistent drought across several regions that …

Kurdish separatists say their campaign in Iran will go on

KOYA, Iraq (AP) — The main Kurdish insurgent group in Iran will keep up its guerrilla campaign against security forces "to protect and defend" Kurds …

Gulf states hit back at Sept. 11 Saudi lawsuit legislation

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A group of six Gulf Arab countries expressed "deep concern" Monday over a bill passed by the U.S. Congress that …

Protesters, seeking migrant camp closure, block Calais roads

CALAIS, France (AP) — Truckers, farmers, dock workers and merchants angry at the disruption caused by thousands of migrants in their midst in the …

Human bones found near former Nazi research site in Berlin

BERLIN (AP) — Archaeologists in Berlin have unearthed a large number of human bones from a site close to where Nazi scientists carried out research …

N. Korea threatens to fire at US, S. Korea troops' lights

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday threatened to aim fire at the lighting equipment used by "provocative" American and South Korean …

The Latest: World Trade Center honors Italy quake victims

AMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):<p>2:30 a.m.<p>New York City's World Trade Center is honoring the …

Turkey: Kurdish rebels attack soldiers guarding party leader

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish rebels opened fire Thursday at security forces protecting a convoy of vehicles carrying Turkey's main opposition party …

Chapo Guzman's son confirmed among group kidnapped from tourist resort of Puerto Vallarta

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s son has been confirmed to be among a group of men seized from a restaurant in the popular tourist hub of Puerto Vallarta, as Mexico’s tourist board scrambled to reassure visitors that the resort was safe, and the country braced itself for a war between rival …

Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam at large in Libya after being released from death row, lawyer says

Muammar Gaddafi's British-educated son was released from death row in Libya earlier this year, his lawyer said, and now appears to be at large even though he faces charges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) for crimes against humanity.<p>Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the ousted dictator's most …

Aunt of North Korea dictator Kim Jong-un 'runs dry-cleaners in New York'

The aunt of North Korea’s supreme leader Kim Jong-un has been discovered running a dry-cleaning business in New York.<p>Ko Yong-suk, whose sister is Mr Kim’s mother, defected to the United States in 1998, using a $200,000 (£140,000) payment from the CIA to buy a house in the city.<p>Mrs Ko lives with her …

Putin: Russia could redeploy forces in Syria within hours if needed

Comments come days after announcing that Moscow’s military involvement in Syria would be wound down<p>Russia could redeploy its forces in Syria “in a few hours”, Vladimir Putin has said, three days after his surprise announcement that the country’s military involvement in Syria’s civil war would be …

Sweden turns to Caribbean cruise ship to house refugees

Sweden's migration agency plans to convert luxury cruise ship into floating asylum centre<p>A luxury cruise ship which spent decades crossing the sun-drenched waters of the Caribbean and the Mediterranean could be en route for Sweden’s chilly Baltic coast to be converted into an asylum centre.<p>Sweden’s …

Case made for 'ninth planet'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/1221000/1221615_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524623669_61c5fedd8fe3f24e6df2a6f72252f9b3<p><b>American astronomers say they have strong evidence that there is a ninth planet in our Solar System orbiting far beyond even the dwarf</b> …

Britons offering protection against pirates facing five years in Indian jail

Six former soldiers who worked for a firm offering protection to commercial shipping convicted of weapons offences<p>Six former British soldiers working for a private “anti-pirate” security company have been sentenced to five years in prison in India after a court upheld a conviction for possession of …

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Kosovo opposition releases tear gas in parliament

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Opposition lawmakers released tear gas Monday in Kosovo's parliament as they once again tried to pressure the government into …

MSF hospital in Syria hit by 'double-tap' barrel bombing

A hospital supported by Médecins Sans Frontières in Homs has been partially destroyed in a “double-tap” barrel bombing, a signature tactic of the Syrian air force.<br>The strikes on the hospital in Zafarana, a besieged town in northern Homs, killed seven people including a young girl, MSF said in a …

Turkey will not apologise for shooting down Russian jet

Turkish PM says during Nato talks that it has right to defend airspace, as allies try to prevent escalation and say focus should be on battling Isis<p>Ankara will not apologise for downing a Russian fighter jet on the Syrian border but Moscow should reconsider retaliatory sanctions, the Turkish prime …

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