Kabul attack on aid group ends; four killed, dozens wounded

Afghan forces fought for hours against Taliban insurgents who killed at least four civilians and wounding dozens more when they stormed an aid organization in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday, security officials said.

Afghan forces fought for hours against Taliban insurgents who killed at least four civilians and wounding dozens more when they stormed an aid organization in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday, security officials said.

Russian military repels 12 rockets fired in NEW attack on Khmeimim airbase in Syria – MOD

Russia’s Khmeimim airbase in Syria was targeted by over a dozen of missiles Wednesday, but they were shot down by air defenses, the Defense Ministry says. The attack comes less than two days after massive shelling by militants. Read Full …

Preview Russia’s Khmeimim airbase in Syria was targeted by over a dozen of missiles Wednesday, but they were shot down by air defenses, the Defense Ministry says. The attack comes less than two days after massive shelling by militants.
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Turkish opposition: Erdogan’s mandate must also be revoked if Istanbul poll annulled

Turkey’s main opposition party said on Wednesday it had formally requested the annulment of President Tayyip Erdogan’s mandate because the same flaws his AK Party alleged in the city’s March 31 mayoral vote occurred in last year’s national elections.

Turkey's main opposition party said on Wednesday it had formally requested the annulment of President Tayyip Erdogan's mandate because the same flaws his AK Party alleged in the city's March 31 mayoral vote occurred in last year's national elections.

Libyan PM meets Macron, shell hits migrant center

Libya’s internationally-recognized prime minister met French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday after an air strike hit a migrant detention center overnight even as the month-long battle for Tripoli slowed during Ramadan.

Libya's internationally-recognized prime minister met French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday after an air strike hit a migrant detention center overnight even as the month-long battle for Tripoli slowed during Ramadan.

New Zealand minister calls ‘ridiculous’ anti-vaxx parents ‘pro-plague’

New Zealand’s education minister said parents who chose to not vaccinate their children are “pro-plague,” amid his frustration over refusals to immunize kids. Read Full Article at RT.com

Preview New Zealand’s education minister said parents who chose to not vaccinate their children are “pro-plague,” amid his frustration over refusals to immunize kids.
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Pompeo says U.S. relationship with UK is special, whatever the differences

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that the “special relationship” with Britain would thrive whatever happened with Brexit, and despite differences over Iran and the involvement of China’s Huawei in Britain’s 5G communications networ…

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that the "special relationship" with Britain would thrive whatever happened with Brexit, and despite differences over Iran and the involvement of China's Huawei in Britain's 5G communications network.

U.S. threatens Iran with more sanctions, warns Europe against business with Tehran

The United States on Wednesday threatened to impose more sanctions on Iran ‘very soon’ and warned Europe against doing business with Tehran via a system of non-dollar trade to circumvent U.S. sanctions.

The United States on Wednesday threatened to impose more sanctions on Iran 'very soon' and warned Europe against doing business with Tehran via a system of non-dollar trade to circumvent U.S. sanctions.

Sudan’s protest coalition calls for civil disobedience campaign

Sudanese protest and opposition leaders on Wednesday called for a campaign of civil disobedience in response to what one of them described as the military’s “disappointing” answer to their proposals for an interim government.

Sudanese protest and opposition leaders on Wednesday called for a campaign of civil disobedience in response to what one of them described as the military's "disappointing" answer to their proposals for an interim government.