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World News: Iraq’s Parliament passes resolution calling for expulsion of US troops from the country

Vote comes after PM Abdul Mahdi recommended that parliament take urgent measures to expel foreign troops from Iraq. Iraq's Parliament has passed a resolution calling...

World News: Turkey’s parliament approves military deployment to Libya

Turkey's parliament has approved a bill to deploy troops to Libya in support of the embattled United Nations-recognised Government of National Accord (GNA), paving...

World News: US embassy protesters in Iraq ‘told to withdraw’

Supporters and members of the Iranian-backed Popular Mobilisation Forces, who have gathered outside the US embassy in Iraq, have been told to leave by...

World News: Hundreds of Iraqi mourners try to storm US Embassy in Baghdad

Hundreds of Iraqi protesters have tried to storm the US embassy in Baghdad following US airstrikes this week that killed 25 fighters from an...

World News: US carries out air raids in Iraq, Syria against Hezbollah

The US military carried out "defensive strikes" in Iraq and Syria against the Kataib Hezbollah armed group, the Pentagon said, two days after a...

World News: Ex-PM Tebboune elected Algeria’s new president

In Algeria, former Prime Minister Abdelmadjid Tebboune has been declared the winner of Thursday's presidential vote. Preliminary results show he won 58 percent of the...

World News: Algerian court convicts 2 ex-prime ministers for corruption

Two former Algerian prime ministers were convicted of corruption-related charges and sentenced to lengthy prison terms in a landmark trial. Both served under long-time president...

World News: Spain: Catalan leaders get 13 years in jail for sedition

Nine of 12 Catalan separatist leaders who defied the Spanish government and held an independence referendum in 2017 have been jailed for up to...

World News: US to send thousands of troops to Saudi Arabia

The Pentagon said the United States will send 3,000 more troops to Saudi Arabia, The new deployment is part of a series of what the...

World News: White House: Turkey to begin military operation in Northern Syria

American troops 'will no longer be in the immediate area' casting uncertainty on fate of their Kurdish allies. White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham...

World News: Hong Kong protests: Bid to suspend face mask ban fails

Hong Kong's pro-democracy legislators have failed in their legal bid to suspend a new ban on face masks at demonstrations. The rule was put in...

World News: Hong Kong moves to ban face masks as protests continue

Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam invoked the use of emergency powers on Friday, allowing the government to ban face masks at...

World News: Iraqi security forces fire on protesters in Baghdad

The Iraqi capital, Baghdad has been under curfew since Thursday after days of anti-government protests. Iraq's prime minister has tried to calm tensions, saying the...

World News: Peace deal announced between Yemeni government, separatists

Saudi crown prince describes agreement as a crucial step towards a political solution to end Yemen's bloody war. Yemen's internationally recognised government and UAE-backed separatists...

World News: EU agrees to delay Brexit until January 31 next year

The European Council has agreed to grant Britain a new Brexit delay to January 31 next year. On Monday, the European Council President Donald Tusk...

World News: Argentina’s opposition leader Alberto Fernandez wins the presidency

Centre-left candidate opposition candidate, Alberto Fernandez has won more than 47 percent of the vote compared with President Mauricio Macri's 41 percent. Fernandez campaigned...

World News: ISIL leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi dead: Reports

There are conflicting reports about whether the operation to kill the ISIL leader was successful. The US Magazine Newsweek is citing a US Army official...

World News: Trump to soon impose sanctions, stop trade deal with Turkey

US President Donald Trump on Monday said that in response to Turkey's operation in northeast Syria he will soon issue an executive order authorising...

World News: Pompeo: Israeli settlements not ‘inconsistent’ with int’l law

Pompeo says US will no longer abide by 1978 State Department opinion that settlements were against international law. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us...

World News: BREAKING NEWS: Yemen’s Houthi rebels seize vessel in Red Sea

Attack' on ship towing South Korean drilling rig threatens vital shipping routes, Saudi spokesman says. The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen said Iran-aligned Houthi rebels...

World News: Trump ally Roger Stone guilty of lying to Congress

US jury reaches verdict in trial of Trump ally Roger Stone, who's charged with lying to Congress and witness tampering Roger Stone, a longtime friend...

World News: Third witness, former US ambassador to Ukraine, to speak publicly

The only scheduled witness for today is the former US ambassador to Ukraine who says she was the target of a smear campaign led...

World News: No US president has ever been removed from office by impeachment

The White House spokesperson has said that the president is not watching his impeachment hearing. Witness William Taylor says Donald Trump "cared more about the...

World News: First public hearing of the Trump impeachment inquiry begins

The impeachment inquiry of US President Donald Trump entered uncharted territory on Wednesday with the first public hearing of the probe. William Taylor, the...

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