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The UK parliament has voted in favour of Prime Minister Theresa May's call for an early general election. The parliament on Wednesday voted 522 to…
The US will counter any North Korean attack with an "overwhelming and effective" response, Vice President Mike Pence has said. He sounded the warning on…
US forces failed to take necessary precautions before launching a lethal drone strike in northern Syria last month that hit a mosque full of worshipers,…
North Korea has warned its army is on "maximum alert" after the US vice president visited the heavily militarised border between the two Koreas and…
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence Monday warned North Korea not to test Washington’s patience after holding talks with acting South Korean leader Hwang Kyo-ahn in…
A defiant North Korea attempted to test a ballistic missile Sunday, according to South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS). While Seoul works to identify…

Turkey votes in historic referendum

More than 55 million Turkish citizens began voting across the country on Sunday in a historic referendum proposing key constitutional changes, including giving wide-ranging executive…

Blast kills at least 100 Syrian evacuees

At least 100 people were killed Saturday when a blast in southern Aleppo hit buses ferrying Syrians evacuated from two besieged regime-held towns, a civil…
The Afghan authorities have revised the death toll from Thursday’s Mother of All Bombs (MOAB) attack by the U.S. on Daesh hideouts to 92 on…
North Korea revealed a suspected intercontinental ballistic missile Saturday, as the reclusive state marked its most important holiday with a first major military show since…
At least 17 people have been killed and 20 missing in Iran's northwest after torrential rains triggered severe flooding, according to state media. Iran's state…
Military force cannot resolve tension over North Korea, China said on Thursday, while an influential Chinese newspaper urged the North to halt its nuclear programme…
Russia on Wednesday shot down a UN Security Council draft resolution that would have condemned a chemical weapons attack in Syria that killed scores earlier…
Russian authorities breached European human rights laws when they stormed a school seized by fighters in 2004, contributing to the deaths of more than 300…