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US TO SLASH TROOP LEVELS IN IR...

The US will slash troop levels in Afghanistan and Iraq to their lowest in nearly 20 years, the Pentagon said on Tuesday, prompting security worries among allies and fear on Kabul's streets after Pres...

US REGULATORS CLEAR BOEING 737...

US regulators on Wednesday cleared the Boeing 737 MAX to return to the skies, ending its 20-month grounding after two fatal crashes that plunged the company into crisis.The Federal Aviation Administr...

BOEING: FAA UNGROUNDING OF 737...

The move by US aviation authorities to unground the Boeing 737 MAX is an "important milestone" as the aviation giant works to return the plane to service, Boeing said Wednesday."We will never forget ...

US REGULATORS CLEAR BOEING 737...

US regulators on Wednesday cleared the Boeing 737 MAX to take to the skies again, ending its 20-month grounding after two fatal crashes.The carrier's workhorse got the green light from the Federal Av...

GERMANY 'CONCERNED' ABOUT US T...

Germany is worried about how the US decision to slash troop levels in Afghanistan could affect the bid to find peace in the country, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Wednesday."We are particularly co...

WFP CHIEF WON'T PICK UP NOBEL ...

The head of the World Food Programme David Beasley will not travel to Oslo in December to pick up the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Norwegian Nobel Institute said Wednes...

WFP CHIEF WON'T PICK UP NOBEL ...

The head of the World Food Programme David Beasley will not travel to Oslo in December to pick up the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Nobel Foundation said Wednesday."We a...

ISRAEL AIR STRIKES HIT IRAN TA...

Israeli warplanes struck Syria Wednesday, hitting Iranian targets and killing 10 Syrian and foreign fighters in what the Israeli army called a retaliatory attack after explosive devices were found ne...

US TO SLASH TROOP LEVELS IN IR...

The US will slash troop levels in Afghanistan and Iraq to their lowest levels in nearly 20 years of war after President Donald Trump pledged to end conflicts abroad, the Pentagon announced Tuesday.Re...

TAIWAN GROUNDS ALL F16 JETS AF...

Taiwan has grounded all of its F16 fighter jets for safety checks as rescuers continue to search for one that went missing during a training exercise, authorities said Wednesday.The decision removes ...

ISRAEL AIR STRIKES IN SYRIA KI...

Israel launched air strikes on Syria Wednesday, killing three troops and hitting Iranian targets in what the Israeli army called a retaliatory attack after it found explosive devices along its northe...

US TO DROP DRUG CHARGES AGAINS...

The US Department of Justice announced plans Tuesday to drop drug trafficking and money laundering charges against a Mexican ex-defense minister in US custody so that Mexico can do its own probe and ...