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A Tunisian court extends the prison term for a one-time presidential candidate

A Tunisian court extends the prison term for a one-time presidential candidate

A Tunisian corruption court that has targeted many government critics has tripled the prison sentence for a media mogul who ...
Armed group fires on UN helicopter in eastern Congo, injuring 2 peacekeepers, one seriously

Armed group fires on UN helicopter in eastern Congo, injuring 2 peacekeepers, one seriously

The United Nations says members of an armed group fired on a U.N. helicopter in eastern Congo, injuring two South ...
Paris knife attack: Three injured at the Gare de Lyon train station

Paris knife attack: Three injured at the Gare de Lyon train station

Paris police said officers quickly detained the attacker who used a sharp weapon in the assault ...
Israel-Hamas war: Israel issues its most detailed warning to Hezbollah

Israel-Hamas war: Israel issues its most detailed warning to Hezbollah

Hamas has begun deploying police forces and making partial salary payments to some of its civil servants in Gaza ...
Kenya's president blames corruption and incompetence for huge fireball that hurt hundreds in Nairobi

Kenya’s president blames corruption and incompetence for huge fireball that hurt hundreds in Nairobi

Kenya’s president says corruption and officials’ incompetence allowed a liquid petroleum plant to operate in one of Nairobi’s most crowded ...
Indonesians flock to presidential campaign rallies as criticism against the government mounts

Indonesians flock to presidential campaign rallies as criticism against the government mounts

Tens of thousands of Indonesians have flocked to presidential campaign rallies to air their concerns over the state of democracy ...
Russia-Ukraine war: How Kyiv will spend the EU's $54 billion in aid

Russia-Ukraine war: How Kyiv will spend the EU’s $54 billion in aid

EU leaders on Thursday sealed a deal to provide Ukraine with 50 billion euros ($54 million) to shore up its ...
Prince Vittorio Emanuele of Savoy, son of Italy's last king, dies aged 86

Prince Vittorio Emanuele of Savoy, son of Italy’s last king, dies aged 86

Prince Vittorio Emanuele of Savoy, son of Italy’s last king, Umberto II, has died. He was 86. The Savoy Royal ...
At least 150,000 gather in Berlin to protest the far right

At least 150,000 gather in Berlin to protest the far right

At least 150,000 people gathered in front of the German national parliament in Berlin Saturday afternoon to protest against the ...
Debt-stricken Sri Lanka signs a free trade pact with Thailand

Debt-stricken Sri Lanka signs a free trade pact with Thailand

Debt-stricken Sri Lanka has signed a trade pact with Thailand in a bid to boost trade and investment as the ...
Mexican tourist haven and silversmithing town of Taxco shuttered by gang killings and threats

Mexican tourist haven and silversmithing town of Taxco shuttered by gang killings and threats

The bullet-ridden bodies of two detectives have been found on the outskirts of Taxco, a colonial town in central Mexico ...
Costa Rican court allows citizens to choose order of last names, citing gender discrimination

Costa Rican court allows citizens to choose order of last names, citing gender discrimination

Costa Rica’s Supreme Court of Justice says it was no longer obligatory to place the paternal surname before the maternal ...
Residents of northern Australia batten down homes, businesses ahead of Tropical Cyclone Kirrily

Residents of northern Australia batten down homes, businesses ahead of Tropical Cyclone Kirrily

Residents have begun battening down homes and businesses with Tropical Cyclone Kirrily forecast to cross the Australian northeast coast on ...
Japan: Man sentenced to death for 2019 arson attack on anime studio

Japan: Man sentenced to death for 2019 arson attack on anime studio

A Japanese court sentenced a man to death after finding him guilty of murder and other crimes for carrying out ...
China expands access to loans for property developers, acting to end its prolonged debt crisis

China expands access to loans for property developers, acting to end its prolonged debt crisis

China’s central bank has announced new rules meant to expand access to commercial bank loans for property developers ...
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