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FRANCE 'IDEAL' TO INSPECT FLIG...

Ukraine officials said on Monday it was "pretty much ideal" that France would inspect black box flight recorders from a Ukrainian passenger plane shot down by Iran in January.Deputy foreign minister ...

MURDER OF US SOLDIER PUTS SPOT...

The murder of a female US Army soldier and the subsequent suicide of the chief suspect has put a spotlight on sexual harassment in the US military.Vanessa Guillen, a 20-year-old US Army specialist at...

EGYPT LAW ALLOWS SOLDIERS TO R...

Egypt's parliament on Monday approved amendments that would allow active or former military personnel to run for the presidency and parliament only with the army's approval.The legislative changes co...

ISRAELI CARRIER AGREES TO BAIL...

Israeli airline El Al said Monday it had agreed to a government bailout that could pave the way for the carrier's renationalisation, after losses linked to the novel coronavirus pandemic."The board o...

EGYPT PARLIAMENT APPROVES LAW ...

Egypt's parliament on Monday approved amendments allowing active or former military personnel to run for the presidency and parliament pending the army's approval.The legislative changes come a year ...

INDONESIA'S LION AIR SLASHES 2...

Indonesia's Lion Air Group is slashing 2,600 jobs as the coronavirus pandemic hammers Southeast Asia's biggest carrier, a company spokesman said Monday.The layoffs -- about nine percent of the airlin...

1,000 JOBS TO GO AT GERMAN AIR...

German aircraft engine manufacturer MTU Aero Engines said Monday it is planning to cut at least 1,000 jobs as the impact of the coronavirus continues to hammer the aviation industry."By the end of 20...

ISRAEL LAUNCHES GAZA STRIKES A...

Israeli aircraft attacked Hamas sites in the Gaza Strip on Sunday night, a Palestinian security source told AFP after Israel reported three rockets fired at its territory.The Israeli military said th...

CANADIAN MILITARY PLANE TURNS ...

A Canadian military plane headed to Latvia for a NATO mission was forced to turn around for fear that troops on board had been exposed to the coronavirus, the Defense Department said.The decision was...

DR CONGO TROOPS KILL ANGOLAN S...

An Angolan soldier was killed on Sunday by DR Congo troops after a tense incident and an exchange of gunfire along their border, according to local DR Congo officials.It was the latest incident betwe...

LIBYA'S UNITY GOVT SAYS 'FOREI...

Libya's UN-recognised government Sunday condemned overnight air raids against a recaptured strategic air base in the west of the country, alleging they were carried out by a "foreign air force".Force...

LIBYA'S UNITY GOVT SAYS 'FOREI...

Libya's UN recognised government Sunday condemned overnight air raids against a recently recaptured strategic air base in the west of the country, alleging they were carried out by a "foreign air for...