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STRUGGLING AIRLINES SEEK TO ST...

The airline industry holds its annual gathering by video conference next week under the shadow of the Covid-19 pandemic that has plunged the sector into a crisis that may yet claim more carriers.- Un...

CHINA MAINTAINS BAN ON BOEING ...

China's aviation regulator will not yet allow Boeing's troubled 737 MAX jet to fly in the company's biggest market owing to lingering safety concerns, despite the US lifting a ban on commercial fligh...

SENIOR PENTAGON OFFICIAL INFEC...

A senior US defense official tested positive for Covid-19 Thursday after meeting last week in Washington with Lithuania's defense chief, who later also tested positive for the virus, the Pentagon sai...

US SAYS ETHIOPIA RIVALS NOT IN...

The United States said Thursday it saw no interest from Ethiopia and leaders of the Tigray region in mediation as violence raged into its third week.US officials said they had urged de-escalation fro...

US SAYS ETHIOPIA RIVALS NOT IN...

The United States said Thursday it saw no interest from Ethiopia and leaders of the Tigray region in mediation as violence raged into its third week.US officials said they had urged de-escalation fro...

WHO CHIEF DENIES ETHIOPIA'S CL...

WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the world's highest-profile Tigrayan, on Thursday denied accusations by Ethiopia's army chief that he was lobbying for and seeking to arm leaders in the conflict...

US GENERAL: IRAQ GOVERNMENT WA...

The US Middle East commander said Thursday that troops in Iraq will be cut to 2,500 on President Donald Trump's order, but that Baghdad wants a continued US presence to fight the Islamic State group....

WHO CHIEF DENIES 'TAKING SIDES...

World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Thursday rejected allegations by Ethiopia that he was backing his native dissident Tigray region in a conflict with the central governmen...

ETHIOPIA ACCUSES TIGRAYAN WHO ...

Ethiopia's army chief on Thursday accused WHO boss Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus -- the world's highest-profile Tigrayan -- of lobbying for and seeking to arm leaders in the conflict-torn dissident regi...

SUSPECTED MASS GRAVE FROM KOSO...

The remains of what could be at least 15 Albanian Kosovars killed by Serbian forces during the 1990s war have been discovered in a pit in southern Serbia, officials from both sides said.The conflic...

NO LIMIT TO WHERE IRAN CAN DEF...

Iran's Revolutionary Guards are not tied to "a specific geographical area" in defending the "vital interests" of the Islamic republic, its commander said Thursday, in an apparent retort to Washington...

MORE CANCELLATIONS AS COVID 19...

United Airlines experienced an uptick in travel cancellations and decline in new bookings with the latest rise in Covid-19 cases over the last week, the US airline said Thursday.It now expects total ...