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Turkey Syria offensive: Heavy fighting on second day of assault

Heavy fighting is reported in northern Syria on the second day of a Turkish offensive into Kurdish-held areas. Turkey says…

US election 2020: Elizabeth Warren sets out health funding plan

US presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has offered details on funding for her healthcare plan, which is expected to cost the…

Thursday briefing: House to endorse impeachment inquiry

Top story: John Bolton slated to give evidence Hello – I’m Warren Murray with today’s roster of must-read stories. The…

Trump slams Supt. Johnson for skipping his speech to police chiefs

President Donald Trump, in Chicago on Monday for the first time as president, slammed Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson for…

Iraq protests: Fresh clashes leave five people dead

At least five people have been killed in fresh clashes with security forces in Iraq as nationwide anti-government protests entered…

Storm-hit areas in Japan brace for heavy rains, 60,000 advised to evacuate

TOKYO: Torrential rains on Friday (Oct 25) battered areas of eastern Japan that were hit by floods and high winds…

Turkey Syria offensive: Trump lifts Turkey sanctions after deal

The US is lifting sanctions imposed on Turkey nine days ago over its offensive against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria,…

Syria: estimated number of UK children trapped doubles to 60

  She added: “The camps with the majority of foreign women and children have not yet been reached by fighting…

Oligarchs at war in London over mystery of missing Siberian

On 21 December 2016 Evgeny Lazarevich, a 55-year-old father to four daughters, disappeared in the Kemerovo region of Siberia. A…

Turkey to suspend Syria offensive ‘to allow Kurdish withdrawal’

Turkey has agreed to a ceasefire in northern Syria to let Kurdish-led forces withdraw. The development followed talks in Ankara…
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