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AIR FRANCE, HOP! TO SHED 7,580...

Air France management said Friday it planned to eliminate 7,580 jobs at the airline and its regional unit Hop! by the end of 2022 because of the coronavirus crisis.The carrier wants to get rid of 6,5...

NINE MALI SOLDIERS KILLED IN A...

Nine Malian soldiers were killed in an ambush in the conflict-wracked centre of the country as they made their way to the site of a massacre of villagers, the army said on Friday.The latest attack to...

RYANAIR FLIGHT MAKES EMERGENCY...

A Ryanair flight with over 160 passengers and crew on board made an emergency landing at Thessaloniki airport on Friday over a fire alert, officials said.No injuries were reported among the 157 passe...

NINE MALI SOLDIERS KILLED IN A...

Nine Malian soldiers were killed in an ambush in the centre of the country as they made their way to the site of a massacre of villagers, the army said on Friday.The attack took place at the entrance...

AFGHAN WARLORD ACCUSED OF RIGH...

A powerful Afghan warlord accused of kidnapping and raping a political opponent and of committing rights abuses for decades has been given the country's highest military rank, a top official said Fri...

AZERBAIJAN DEPLOYS TROOPS TO E...

Azerbaijan on Friday deployed troops to help police ensure a tight coronavirus lockdown in the capital Baku and several major cities as infections rise.The troop deployment came as the virus situati...

AZERBAIJAN DEPLOYS TROOPS TO E...

Azerbaijan on Friday deployed troops to help police ensure a tight coronavirus lockdown in the capital Baku and several major cities as infections rise.The troop deployment came as the virus l situat...

CHINA EXERCISES WILL 'FURTHER ...

The Pentagon said it was "concerned" about Chinese military exercises around a disputed archipelago in the South China Sea, warning that the maneuvers will "further destabilize" the region.

CANADA, SWEDEN PAVE WAY FOR CO...

Canada announced Thursday an agreement to launch negotiations with Iran on compensation for the families of the foreign victims of a Ukrainian passenger plane shot down in January, with Sweden expres...

PORTUGAL STRIKES DEAL TO NATIO...

Portugal said Thursday it will nationalise TAP airline to prevent the firm collapsing after striking a deal with private shareholders.Like most carriers, the company has been hit hard by lockdowns ai...

PENTAGON: CHINA MILITARY EXERC...

The Pentagon said Thursday it was "concerned" about Chinese military exercises around a disputed archipelago in the South China Sea, noting the maneuvers will "further destabilize" the region."The De...

BOEING COMMUNICATIONS CHIEF RE...

Boeing's communications chief resigned Thursday following a complaint over an article he wrote more than 30 years ago contending that women should not serve in combat.His resignation comes as a numbe...