Sunday, February 25, 2018

World Report

12 I.S widows sentenced to death, life by Iraqi court

A Turkish woman was sentenced to death and 11 other foreign widows to life in jail by an Iraqi court, for their involvement with...

Michel Temer authorises military to quell Rio violence

Brazil's President Michel Temer has signed an emergency decree authorising the country's armed forces to take over policing duties in Rio de Janeiro. The emergency...

US charges 13 Russians, 3 firms with election meddlin

A federal jury in the United States has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies as part of an investigation into alleged interference...

US-Turkish relations at ‘crisis point’ – Tillerson

The US secretary of state Rex Tillerson has acknowledged that his country's relationship with Turkey is "at a bit of a crisis point", as...

Trump-Russia: Steve Bannon questioned in Mueller inquiry

President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, has been interviewed as part of an investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. He...

Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn in surprise resignation

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has resigned unexpectedly, saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval. In a televised address, he said...

Israel PM Netanyahu defiant in face of bribery allegations

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has hit back after police said he should be charged over alleged bribery cases. Speaking on Israeli television, he branded...

France’s Macron threatens Syria strikes if chemical weapon use proven

French President Emmanuel Macron has threatened to "strike" Syria if proof emerges that its government is using chemical weapons against civilians. But Mr Macron said...

Taliban infiltrator kills 16 Afghan militia fighters

A Taliban infiltrator has killed 16 pro-government militia fighters in Afghanistan's Helmand province. The attacker had been fighting alongside the militia for months before turning...

Israel squares off for showdown with Iran in Syria

A surge in Israeli-Syrian cross-border incidents has turned into the "biggest" confrontation between the two countries in decades and confronted. The tit-for-tat attacks, which started on...
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