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Sep 17, 2019
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that although it looked like Iran was behind attacks on oil plants in Saudi Arabia, he did not want to rush into war.…
Sep 17, 2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a battle for political survival in a closely fought election on Tuesday that could end his 10-year domination of national politics.   Polling stations…
Sep 11, 2019
A rocket exploded at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan just minutes into Wednesday, the anniversary of the 9/11 attack on the United States, but officials at the compound declared…
Sep 10, 2019
For the umpteenth time, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson has failed in his bid to call for a snap general election in a vote that took…
Sep 10, 2019
North Korea on Tuesday fired projectiles into the sea, South Korea’s military said, hours after Pyongyang said it was willing to hold working-level talks this month with the United States.…
Sep 09, 2019
Iran’s atomic agency chief hit out Sunday at European powers, saying their broken promises gave the Islamic republic little choice but to scale back its commitments under a nuclear deal.…
Sep 07, 2019
German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, in China on Saturday called climate protection a global problem and urged the Asian power to take up more responsibility for challenges facing the international community.…
Sep 07, 2019
US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Saturday he was “not surprised” Iran had turned on advanced centrifuges to increase uranium stockpiles, a further breach of the 2015 nuclear deal which…
Sep 06, 2019
North Carolina braced for a “long night” of strong winds and driving rain as Hurricane Dorian moved near the US state’s coast Friday after devastating the northern Bahamas, where it…
Sep 06, 2019
Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced the demise of Robert Mugabe, the founding father of of the country who also fought for Africa’s independence struggle.   He was aged 95.…
Sep 05, 2019
The United States has offered 15 million dollars for information that can help it cripple the financial mechanisms of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC).   The move, announced by…
Sep 05, 2019
The European Commission on Wednesday approved three petitions aimed at garnering cross-EU support for proposals to reduce corruption in new member states, protect bees and boost climate action.   The…
Sep 03, 2019
The Federal government is to partner with the Republic of Greece on the training of Niger Delta youths and others in ship building, fishing, food sufficiency and employment generation.  …
Sep 03, 2019
The Nigerian government has reacted to reports that South African mobs are attacking Nigerians, burning their properties and even killing and maiming, in a fresh burst of xenophobia. Geoffrey Onyeama,…
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