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Sep 18 2017

Myanmar access still limited: aid agencies

In addition to the vaccination campaign, the two United Nations agencies are also helping the Government reinforce maternal, new-born, child and adolescent health service...

Sep 18 2017

Trump labels Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' in jibe

Asked if war or a military strike was possible, Wood told reporters in Geneva: "We are not taking any options off the table but. we are pursuing the diplomatic track ri...

Sep 17 2017

United Nations urges Myanmar to end violence against Rohingyas

The UN has accused Buddhist-dominated Myanmar of waging an ethnic cleansing campaign against the stateless group, who say the military has launched a brutal crackdown i...

Sep 17 2017

Hurricane Jose moves north; expected to impact New Jersey, Long Island

It was too soon to determine any other direct impacts from USA, according to the hurricane center, which encouraged East Coast residents from North Carolina on up to moni...

Sep 17 2017

Bangladesh restricts Rohingya refugees, starts immunization

Global rights groups have accused the military of burning Rohingya villages to force the ethnic minority from their homes, but this is denied by the nation's military. ...

Sep 17 2017

Colts To Start Jacoby Brissett In Week 2

The Colts sent wide receiver Philip Dorsett to the Pats for Brissett. But Arians made no secret of the fact his trip to Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday will hold special me...

Sep 17 2017

Cooperation with Russian Federation central to Belarus' coalitional military policy

The Soviet-led Warsaw Pact once used the Zapad exercises to prepare for potential war with the West. Russia's Defence Ministry said the current drills involved some 7,2...

Sep 17 2017

This Is Where Hurricane Jose Is Right Now

Tropical Storm Lee formed in the Atlantic Ocean on Saturday morning, and is likely to move toward the Caribbean Islands over the course of the week. Much of New En...

Sep 17 2017

Pak court summons Nawaz Sharif's in two more corruption cases

Unofficial results on Sunday showed the ousted premier's wife leading with nearly 5,000 votes against Yasmin, a gynecologist from the area. "PTI has not only fought well ...

Sep 17 2017

5 dead at nursing home after Irma cuts power

The Hollywood Police Department has opened a criminal investigation into the deaths. Sanchez said precautionary checks would be done on Hollywood's 42 other nursing hom...

Sep 17 2017

The best Twitter reaction to Dublin winning the All-Ireland

Fatigue should not be a factor, however, and battle-hardened Mayo's long summer adventure could be a significant advantage. Dublin: S. Cluxton; J. The Dubs, who had...

Sep 17 2017

United States options on North Korea 'effective and overwhelming': Donald Trump

He further stressed that the country should be prepared for a nuclear counter-attack, which the "U.S. can not cope with". And there's little sign that talks involving t...

Sep 17 2017

Terror threat downgraded to 'severe' after Parsons Green bomb arrests

Following the arrest police searched an address in Stanwell, Surrey, where a forensics team and several police vehicles were seen in attendance. Soldiers who had been...

Sep 17 2017

Durga idols should be in the river by 8pm: Home minister

Immersion processions can continue from October 2, it said . "Immersion will resume as usual from October two to four", she told reporters at the state secretariat. On S...

Sep 17 2017

Ayatollah Khamenei Warns Against "Any Wrong Move" on Nuclear Deal

General Assembly in NY, where he is expected to speak with world leaders on the 2015 nuclear agreement which eased global sanctions on Iran in exchange for curbing its nu...

Sep 17 2017

IED blast kills 5 security personnel in Pakistan

Security official Rahmat Gul told RFE/RL that the vehicle of the official, identified as Fawad Khan, was struck by a bomb in Bajaur on September 17. "A government offic...

Sep 17 2017

Woman arrested after four female United States tourists attacked with acid in Marseille

The women were travelling between Marseilles and Paris when the incident took place. The acid was thought to be in a spray canister sold in DIY shops for cleaning purpo...

Sep 17 2017

Donald Trump Retweets Joke About Violence Toward Hillary Clinton

And another shows an all-red map of the U.S. "Keep it up Libs". Three were from an account called "Trumpism 5.0", which included a train "wearing" a "Make America Great A...

Sep 17 2017

Options for North Korea are 'effective and overwhelming'

The conservation came two days after North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch, in which the projectile again flew over Japan's airspace. Their first phone conversa...

Sep 17 2017

What happened between President Trump and Democratic lawmakers Wednesday night?

Both Pelosi and a top White House staffer also indicated Tuesday that they were open to a compromise on border security to expedite legislation protecting DACA recipients...