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The first two weeks of the battle for Mosul have unfolded largely according to schedule, although not necessarily exactly to plan, writes Michael Knights.
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EU top officials will seek to hold a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the margins of the NATO summit next month, according to German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s Foreign Ministry has suspended one of its honorary consuls in the U.S. after the woman posted a digitally-altered image showing European Council President Donald
Hamilton said he bought a ticket with another airline to get home to Milwaukee later that evening
WASHINGTON (AP) — Prominent Washington journalists, if not Hollywood stars, celebrated the First Amendment during the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner, an event that lacked the glitter
President Donald Trump marked his 100th day in office by claiming historic action on his agenda, renewing promises on health care and taxes and attacking the news media for misleading Americans.
The parents of Madeleine McCann have vowed to do "whatever it takes for as long as it takes" to find her as they prepare to mark the tenth anniversary of her disappearance.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines followed up a summit of Southeast Asian leaders by releasing a final communique Sunday that removed mention of international concerns over China’s 
Beijing: A 5.0-magnitude earthquake jolted the sea area off the coast of Taidong county in Taiwan on Sunday morning.
US President Donald Trump has invited his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte to the White House, an official statement announced.
Since 2013, the Italy site has been the country's largest online retailer
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say a minibus has plunged into a ravine in the mountainous northwest, killing 11 people. Police official Ismail Khan says another nine people were injured i
ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (Reuters) – Pope Francis said yesterday that a third country, such as Norway, should try to mediate the dispute between North Korea and Washington, to cool a situation tha
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — President Rodrigo Duterte’s spokesman says U.S. President Donald Trump has called the Philippine leader and expressed Washington’s commitment to their treaty al
North Korea may have a very large army of about one million soldiers
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats have opened a seven-point lead over the centre-left Social Democrats five months ahead of the Sept. 24 election, a
CANTON, Texas (AP) — Authorities say fatalities have been reported and dozens of people were taken to hospitals after a tornado hit a small city in East Texas. Powerful storms swept through Canton ea
The rapidly approaching 2017 general election has already been dubbed the Brexit election
Police chiefs in the UK have announced a more aggressive policy on the use of lethal force
U.S. President Donald Trump hit the road on Saturday to celebrate his first 100 days in the White House with cheering supporters at a campaign-style rally, touting his initial achievements and lashing
Theresa May and the art of political forgetting: a special way to use and abuse history
Primary purpose of building barrier is to reduce number of undocumented immigrants crossing border
US comedian Hasan Minhaj had a dig at the president during the White House Correspondents' Dinner, which the president snubbed.
US comedian Hasan Minhaj had a dig at the president during the White House Correspondents' Dinner, which the president snubbed.
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea said Washington had reaffirmed it would shoulder the cost of deploying the THAAD anti-missile system, days after U.S. President Donald Trump said Seoul should pay for the
The talk recapitulated the key themes of the Argentinian pope's view of the human person
Three people were killed and four others injured in a fire caused by a phone charger in the Moroccan city of Azilal.
Three people have been killed in the US state of Texas following the overnight crash of an air ambulance near an airport in the state’s northern city of Amarillo
President Donald Trump said in an television interview to be aired today that he believes China's president has been putting pressure on North Korea as it pursues its missile and nuclear weapons
Asked if that means military action, Trump responded: I don't know. I mean, We'll see'
HARRISBURG, Pa. - President Donald Trump on Saturday marked his 100th day in office by claiming historic action on his agenda, renewing promises on health care and taxes and attacking ...
Nearly six in 10 Americans feel uneasy about US President Donald Trump's approach towards handling the situation in Syria.
Vowed to make 'a big decision' on the historic Paris climate agreement in the next two weeks.

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