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U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...

Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...

Kremlin calls for de-escalation of tensions in Gulf

MOSCOW, Russia - A spokesman for the Kremlin has cautioned the international community against jumping to conclusions on who may ...

OIC summit condemns Israeli settlements 'colonial' policies

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the international community, especially the UN, to ...

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...

UN-Secretary-General in Bahamas: "I've never seen anything like this"

GRAND BAHAMA, The Bahamas - The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered ...

Hamza bin Laden was killed in Afghanistan/Pakistan region

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House has confirmed the death of Hamza bin Laden, the son of Osama bin Laden.Despite ...

12 million children will never see the inside of a school

New data published by the United Nations cultural agency on Friday, reveals that without taking urgent measures, around 12 million ...

The country stands behind Ben Stokes in support: Tom Harrison

London [UK], Sept 17 (ANI): England and Wales Cricket Board Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tom Harrison on Tuesday backed Ben ...

UN General Assembly: Here are the 5 big summits to watch out for

Alongside the customary speeches from heads of state, five important high-level summits and meetings will be taking place, covering many ...

Explainer: Was Iran Behind Attacks On Saudi Oil Installations?

Suspected drone attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia have rattled world energy markets, spiked regional tensions, and provoked ...

Envoy: U.S., Belarus To Bring Back Ambassadors After 11-Year Pause

MINSK -- The United States and Belarus plan to resume hosting ambassadors after an 11-year hiatus amid mutual growing concern ...

Iran Announces Spying Charges Against Three Detained Australians

Iran says it has charged three detained Australians with spying, following the reported arrest of a travel-blogging couple and an ...

Djokovic eyes Tokyo Open return

Cape Town - Novak Djokovic has given an update on the injury that he aggravated at the US Open and ...

Weakened SA squad named for IAAF World Championships

Cape Town - A 31-member South African team has been named to compete at the 2019 IAAF World Championships in ...

France to press to drop Sudan from US terror blacklist

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Monday that France will press to drop Sudan from the US blacklist of ...

IAEA Showcases Successful Environmental Remediation Initiatives

Considerable progress in dealing with the legacies of past nuclear activities has been made over the last decade, and this ...

Saudi King Calls for International Response to Oil Facility Attacks

WASHINGTON - Saudi King Salman said Tuesday his country is capable of defending itself against the "cowardly attacks" that knocked ...

Inquiry: Civilians in Syria Victims of Insufferable Abuse, Misery

GENEVA - An independent commission on Syria has accused all parties in the coutry's conflict of cold-bloodedly pursuing military objectives ...

VOA Interview: Bill Gates

Living conditions have improved greatly since 2000 even for the world's poorest people, but billions remain mired in "layers of ...

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US Farmers Hope for US-China Trade Deal as Pork, Soybean Tariffs Ease

ELKHART, IND. - Thomas Titus handles all the challenges of running his sprawling Elkhart, Illinois, farm, but lately, he isn't ...

VOA Interview: Bill Gates

Living conditions have improved greatly since 2000 even for the world's poorest people, but billions remain mired in "layers of ...

China condemns attack on the Saudi Armaco oil facilities

Beijing [China], Sept 17 (ANI): China on Tuesday condemned the drone attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities and called upon ...

Train derails in Hong Kong during rush hour

A passenger train derailed during the morning rush hour in Hong Kong on Tuesday leaving three people injured, authorities said.Images ...

Nettles With Regal Roots Hit The London Catwalks

LONDON - Fashion models wearing dresses made from nettles harvested at Prince Charles's country estate in southwest England will feature ...

Ghani Escapes Election Violence That Killed 24

ISLAMABAD - Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani escaped an attack on his campaign rally in Parwan province that killed 24 people ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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