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Loya Jirga Approves Release of 400 Taliban Prisoners             ’Less Than 5,000’ Troops in Afghanistan by Late Nov: Esper             What’s Behind Trump Election Delay Proposal?            The donation of the blood plasma from HWPL is a great sacrifice, the messages sent            Iraqi PM orders swift investigation into deadly Baghdad protest            US mayors urge Congress to block Trump federal deployment against protesters            Malaysia’s ex-PM Najib Razak found guilty on all corruption charges            Armed resistance sole way to end Saudi-led war on Yemen: Ansarullah            Russia intercepts another US spy plane over Black Sea            North Korea’s nuclear weapons deter another war on country: Leader Kim             Fossil fuel industry supporting US police groups cracking down on protests            Trump national security adviser Robert O’Brien has Coronavirus             Protests in Portland enter 60th day with no sign of stopping            Political activists worry about aspects of impending Afghan peace talks            US-occupied Iraqi base struck by three rockets: Reports            


Barakah Power Plant; New UAE Security Weak Spot

Loya Jirga Approves Release of 400 Taliban Prisoners

’Less Than 5,000’ Troops in Afghanistan by Late Nov: Esper

What’s Behind Trump Election Delay Proposal?

The donation of the blood plasma from HWPL is a great sacrifice, the messages sent

Iraqi PM orders swift investigation into deadly Baghdad protest

US mayors urge Congress to block Trump federal deployment against protesters

Malaysia’s ex-PM Najib Razak found guilty on all corruption charges

Armed resistance sole way to end Saudi-led war on Yemen: Ansarullah

Russia intercepts another US spy plane over Black Sea

North Korea’s nuclear weapons deter another war on country: Leader Kim

Fossil fuel industry supporting US police groups cracking down on protests

Trump national security adviser Robert O’Brien has Coronavirus

Protests in Portland enter 60th day with no sign of stopping

Political activists worry about aspects of impending Afghan peace talks

US-occupied Iraqi base struck by three rockets: Reports

Rare Hawaiian hurricane brushes islands

English Premier League: Leicester City 0-2 Manchester United

Taliban seek to control aid agencies, private companies in Afghanistan

Afghanistan Cricket CEO sacked for ‘misbehavior’

One Killed, Two Wounded in Kabul Blast

MBRKA to be awarded to entities fighting epidemics

Eight in 10 Americans believe country headed in wrong direction: Poll

Saudis take madrassa-building spree to Afghanistan: Report

Rohingya refugees feared dead found alive on Malaysian islet

India’s Modi to lay foundation stone for Hindu temple at site of demolished mosque

Diplomatic tensions: China confirms closure of US consulate in Chengdu

Reversal of quarantine for travelers from Spain causes a sense of “panic and loss of control”

American flag lowered at US consulate in Chengdu: China state media

Afghan govt. under criticism over alleged pandemic budget misuse

Hanna pummels Texas coast with strong winds, heavy rain

Over 60 killed in fresh violence in Sudan’s Darfur: UN

Portland Black Lives Matter protesters clash with armed federal agents

Israeli military says its drone crashed in Lebanon

Trump banned from using Reagan’s name to raise money for 2020 vote

Afghan Army Chopper Makes Emergency Landing in Helmand

Taliban political chief warns US to withdraw as per Doha agreement

Anti-Netanyahu protesters violently attacked as thousands rally against Israeli PM again

First hurricane of 2020, Hanna, roars ashore in virus-hit Texas

Tunisia appoints new prime minister

US consulate in China’s Chengdu making final preparations for closure

US federal troops fire tear gas on peaceful protesters in Portland

’Cops for Trump’ event to be held Pennsylvania amid US protests against police brutality

N Korea declares state of emergency amid fears of first COVID-19 case

Andalusia MotoGP: Quartararo takes pole position

Hurricane Hanna batters Texas coast

100s sickened as salmonella outbreak hits 23 US states

Senior Tories demand transparency on ’Russia-linked’ infrastructure project

Khalilzad on New Trip to Press for Intra-Afghan Talks

Hagia Sophia prayers ignites war of words between Turkey, Greece

Secretary General of International Buddhist Confederation (IBC), New Delhi, India "Shincheonji Contributes to Donating Blood Plasma Even in Media Manipulation"

Woke Brit MP who wants to end debate will lead us down a path where violence is the only way to sort disagreements

Top US military general visits Israel, stresses ’need to pressure Iran’

’The Badger’ by Kazem Mollaie to be shown at 23rd Shanghai International film festival

Portland protests continue unabated despite federal suppression

US-led forces withdraw from Iraqi military base near Baghdad

WHO reports record single-day increase in global coronavirus cases

South Korea reports Covid-19 spike, virus-wracked US states tighten controls

’Blow-Up’ Event Could Crush US Dollar as Multi-Trillion Debt Mounts, Ex-IMF Deputy Head Warns

Scientists Have Reportedly Discovered Remains of Giant Pigeon

Hunt for suspected PEDOPHILE descends into chaos in Kazakhstan

Judge blocks Seattle’s tear gas & crowd control weapons ban as city braces for weekend protests

OPCW leaks show US cover-up of illegal Syria bombing: American weekly

UN human rights office condemns ‘arbitrary arrests & unnecessary use of force’ amid US police brutality protests

India, China agree on ‘complete disengagement of troops’ from border region

PSG beat St Etienne to win French Cup

Hezbollah capable of targeting Israeli offshore gas rigs in Mediterranean: Israeli commander

Erdogan reads Quran as Hagia Sofia holds Friday prayers +Video

UN says all must respect safety of civilian flights after US jets harassed Iranian airliner over Syria

Mandatory face covering law takes effect in Britain

Trump eases controls on exports of lethal drones to US allies

‘CENTCOM lying; US warplanes harassed Iran airliner in Lebanon airspace’

Italian politician launches ‘Italexit’ party to take country out of eurozone

White Helmets collude with terrorists in Syria under humanitarian guise: Russia

China orders US to close consulate in Chengdu city in tit-for-tat move

Lawmakers slate EU recovery fund, long-term budget

German officials: US threats against Russia pipeline harm ties

Trump pushes for schools to reopen, says hot-spot states may need short delay

US warplanes in aggressive maneuvering near Iranian airliner: Reports

US Pledges $36.7M for COVID-19 Response in Afghanistan

International Scholars Raise Concerns over "an Attempt to Destroy a New Religious Movement" in South Korea

US claims Russia just tested an ‘anti-satellite weapon’ in orbit

Proposed union deal with BA involves cuts of at least 270 jobs and 20% in pay

WHO chief fires back at Pompeo over ‘China deal’ claim

People more likely to contract COVID-19 at home, study finds

Turkey made no coordination with Iraq for military op in Kurdistan region: Foreign ministry

Pakistan says India’s shelling of Kashmir on the rise

Face masks compulsory in shops in England from Friday

US to pay $5 million for arrest of Venezuela’s chief justice

US records 2,600 new coronavirus cases every hour

China says US closure of consulate "severely harmed" Beijing’s relations with Washington

’Astonishing’ PM has not spoken to Sadiq Khan since May despite pandemic

Saudi intellectuals arrested for offering condolences over rights activist’s death

Iran, China deal result of age-old ties, nothing out of order about it: Iran’s UN envoy

Thousands of Airbus employees protest against job cuts in Spain

’Taliban Killed in Herat Airstrike’: Khalid

Five bodies of Afghan migrants who drowned in Turkey return home

UN report suggests temporary basic income to help world’s poorest amid pandemic

Turkey warns Egypt of ‘dangerous military adventure’ in Libya

Don’t expect first COVID-19 vaccinations until early 2021: WHO

Food insecurity in Yemen to rise from 2mn to over 3mn in just 6 months: UN agencies

Amid Ominous Polls, Will Trump Admit Defeat In Case of Election Loss?

Trump announces ’surge’ of federal agents as crackdown on anti-racism protests widens

US House approves bill reversing Trump’s ’Muslim ban’

Iran says recent fires have nothing to do with cyber attacks

China says ’bomb, death threats’ made against diplomats in Washington

US on collision course with a double-dip recession: Leading economist

China launches independent, unmanned Mars mission

US turned into rogue state after leaving Iran nuclear deal: Zarif

Canada court rules pact sending refugees back to US violates their rights

Gunmen kill 11 villagers in Nigeria’s volatile northwest after wedding bloodshed

US sets new single-day record of COVID-19 deaths as total cases nearing 4 million

Key senator mounts pressure on Trump to declassify report on Soleimani strike

Trump wants to instigate a race war to win 2020 vote, US lawmaker says

UK responds to disputed Russia report

US oil regulator targets Saudi, Russia over excessive crude dump on US markets

Brazil, Argentina hit coronavirus records as Latin America exceeds 4 million cases

Leaked documents reveal 1-year-old migrants were kept in US hotels before deportation

Brave Afghan teenage girl who lost parents says ‘ready’ to fight Taliban

South Korea enters recession as exports plunge by most since 1963

China, Cuba blast Israel land grab bid, back Palestine at UNSC

US peace envoy condemns Herat airstrikes, calls for investigation

Afghan exports arrive in India after borders reopen

’31 Taliban Killed, 13 Held Pakistani IDs’: Officials

Biden leading Trump by eight points among registered voters: Poll

Bahrain’s top cleric says opposition movement keeping up with its cause

Iran successfully tests 5G in lab in Tehran

Daphne Caruana Galizia: Middleman in killing of Maltese journalist found stabbed ahead of trial

China says US ‘abruptly’ ordered closure of consulate in Houston

Iranian parliament chief urges Iraq to pursue Gen. Soleimani’s assassination case

UK minister: No evidence of Russian meddling in Brexit vote

Latest on pandemic: Global caseload at over 15mn, death toll past 616K

Saudi Arabia’s ageing King Salman chairs cabinet meeting from hospital

China evacuates thousands after floods threaten villages

Trump admits pandemic will ‘get worse’, urges Americans to wear masks

COVID-19 outbreak accelerating in Venezuela

Study: Why are intl. media so obsessed with ‘ordinary’ fires, blasts in Iran?

Iran: Neighbors must join hands to expel evil US from region

Egypt army kills 18 terrorists in North Sinai

Greece says Turkey encroaching on its territory, threatening NATO’s cohesion

Thousands rally against Israeli PM over coronavirus fallout, corruption charges

Ukraine: Police detain armed man holding 13 people hostage on bus in Lutsk

US offers $5-million reward for information on Venezuela’s chief justice

Multiple people shot at funeral on Chicago’s South Side

Zarif says delivered ‘important’ message to Putin, agreed on strategic cooperation deal

Israel in ‘fear’ after Hezbollah fighter killed in Damascus

Trump issues order barring ’aliens’ from 2020 census

New York mayor threatens to sue if Trump sends federal troops

US’s Pompeo repeats widely-disregarded appeal for arms embargo on Iran

Ohio House speaker arrested in connection with $60 million bribery scheme

Afghan teenage girl kills two Taliban militants in retaliation for killing of parents

Nicola Sturgeon takes London to task over Russia report

National Security Adviser Vows Response to Pakistani Shelling

Iranian and Afghan medical universities sign MoU to strengthen relations

Bodies of 29 drowned Afghan refugees found – Turkey

World Health Organization issues warning to African countries on Covid-19 outbreak

Trump likens US cities with pro-justice rallies to Afghan towns

Iraqi prime minister meets with Iran’s Leader

US forces clash with anti-racism protesters in Portalnd

Rouhani: Iraq PM visit to Iran milestone in bilateral ties

Turkish drilling in Mediterranean can affect relations with EU, Germany warns

Long-awaited Russia Report triggers political storm in Britain

Iran to launch special trade office in China: Businessman

China vows ‘forceful counterattack’ to UK’s withdrawal from Hong Kong treaty

Iran FM heads to Moscow with Rouhani’s message for Putin

Armed man takes Ukrainian bus passengers hostage

Iraqi PM in Tehran for high-level talks on first foreign visit

Iranian actor wins best leading actor award at Italian film festival

UN urges Azerbaijan, Armenia to avoid ‘disastrous’ full conflict

South Korea, US fail to decide on joint military drills amid pandemic concerns

China’s President Xi stresses Palestinian right to statehood

Saudi Arabia: Scaled-down Hajj pilgrimage to begin on July 29 amid pandemic

Black children in US die at higher rates than white ones: Study

Palestinian factions to hold ‘historic’ unity rally in Gaza against Israeli annexation

Thousands of US workers hold ’Strike for Black Lives’

Outsiders seeking to sell arms in Middle East: Iran’s mission in Kuwait

The gunman who allegedly shot a US federal judge’s son dead is believed to be a men’s rights lawyer

Dramatic drone footage shows wildifres raging in Siberia

EU summit: Leaders reach landmark €1.82 trillion COVID-19 recovery deal and budget

Coronavirus: Oxford University vaccine found to produce COVID-19 antibodies

Egypt Parliament approves troop deployment in Libya

Biden eyes GOP supporters while Trump focuses on his base

Separatists protest Spanish royals’ visit to Catalonia

Rand Paul denounces use of federal force in Portland

Tehran, Baghdad will jointly sue US for assassinating Gen. Soleimani: Iraq

Formula 1: Hamilton wins Hungarian Grand Prix

Is Kashmir a new Palestine in making?

Syrian air defenses intercept Israeli aggression on southern Damascus

Omar al-Bashir faces trial over 89 coup in Sudan

US federal agents may be sent to Chicago, New York City, Philadelphia, other US major cities

US Homeland Security defends crackdown on Portland protesters

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 postponed

8 Soldiers Killed in Maidan Wardak

Trump accuses Obama and Biden of spying on his administration

Canada says black boxes of downed Ukrainian plane arrive in Paris

US doing disgusting things to create rifts between China, neighbors: Beijing mission in Myanmar

Saudi Arabia postpones Iraqi PM’s visit after King Salman hospitalized

Erdogan in surprise visit to Hagia Sofia after its reconversion into mosque

A second wave could kill 120,000 people in worst-case scenario

’Bandits’ kill 23 Nigerian troops in northwest: Security sources

Fabio Quartararo clinches his first MotoGP victory

Lewis Hamilton takes world title lead after dominant Hungarian GP victory

US federal crackdown on Portland: House takes on DOJ, DHS secretaries

13 shot in Illinois after fight breaks out in crowd of almost 200, police say

Turkey police detain dozens of suspected Daesh members in Istanbul

Turkey Suspends Flights to Afghanistan and Iran

Acting Chief of Central Bank Referred to AGO

Afghan Forces Take Casualties in Taliban Attacks in Kunduz

Dostum Awarded Rank of Marshal in Jawzjan Ceremony

US military networks vulnerable to cyberattacks: Top commander

Ivory Coast mourns Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly

‘Sick of Corruption’: Thousands of Israelis urge Netanyahu to resign

Tunisia’s Ennahda to ’withdraw confidence from government’

Armenia-Azerbaijan border clashes: Iran ready to help ease tensions

China to reciprocate US sanctions after Trump ends Hong Kong special status

Trump pick gets nod in Alabama as three US states select Senate candidates

Huawei blasts UK ban decision ‘disappointing, politicized’

The human cost of the US imposed sanctions on Venezuela

Virus-hit UK economy slumps almost 20% in lockdown

Brazilian protesters call for Bolsonaro’s impeachment over handling virus

Three states in US South report record rises in covid-19 deaths

Pentagon Confirms Troops Withdrawn from Five Bases in Afghanistan

Taliban Violence ’Undermines Confidence in Peace’: NATO

Religious discrimination is hindering the COVID-19 response

Afghan Civilian Casualties Fell 11% But Still High

Govt Data: 2,685 Civilians Casualties in Five Months

US says deal with Taliban enters ‘next phase’

India fully removed from Iranian railway project: Report

China to slap sanctions on Lockheed Martin over Taiwan arms sale

Iran executes CIA spy; another agent of US, Israel on death row

Roadside bomb hits Russian-Turkish patrol in Syria, injuries reported

Several arrested as pro-cop demonstrators clash with BLM supporters in NY

Yemen war: Ansarullah says to unveil new ballistic missile after striking Saudi sites

Iran nuclear deal 5th anniv.: EU vows ’to do everything possible’ to preserve JCPOA

China: World must stop US push to reinstate Iran sanctions, kill JCPOA

40 Iranian artifacts smuggled to Austria due back home soon

Senior Catalan politician says phone hacked with Israeli spyware

EU preparing possible sanctions on Turkey

Libya headed for conflict: Pro-rebel parl. invites Egypt intervention; Turkey gives ultimatum

Ministers urge EU to formulate possible responses to Israeli annexation plan

Two days on, US Navy battling to save burning warship in San Diego

Trump shifts blame, targets health experts as COVID-19 crisis expands

Militant captured in Syria says trained by American instructors to use US arms

Opposition primary in Hong Kong may violate security law: China

UN warns more people going hungry as malnutrition persists worldwide

California’s largest schools to go online only as US crisis expands

China rejects US’ ‘unjustified’ accusations over South China Sea

US Academy of Diplomacy cautions Pompeo to ‘ensure equal treatment’ of diplomats

Exclusive interview with Stefano Pontecorvo, the Senior Civilian Representative of NATO to Afghanistan

US soldier dies in ‘non-combat-related incident’ – Afghanistan

Khalilzad Condemns Taliban Attack on NDS in Samangan

Manchester City back in Champions League as European ban overturned on appeal

Pelosi: Trump ’messing with’ children’s health on school reopenings

‘Iran open to long-term roadmaps for cooperation with friendly countries’

Yemeni forces strike strategic positions in Saudi Arabia with drones, missiles

China sanctions US officials in retaliation for bans over Uighur Muslims

Duda wins Poland presidential election in boost for planned judicial reforms

MIT, Harvard seek to block Trump rule barring foreign students from staying in US for online classes

Iran-China deal to ditch dollar, bypass US sanctions: Leader’s advisor

China mass producing advanced J-20B warplanes as tensions rise with US

Dozens Hospitalized After Blast Near NDS Office in Samangan

13 Security Force Members Killed in Taliban Clashes

World’s Voice Of Conscience Condemns US Gen. Soleimani Assassination

Kataib Hezbollah vows to drive US troops out of Iraq

If Soleimani assassination happened to West, it would declare war: UN official

Libya oil company says UAE ordered Haftar’s forces to re-impose blockade on crude exports

4 Security Force Members Killed in Parwan Clashes

UK selling spyware and wiretaps to 17 repressive regimes, including Saudi Arabia and Bahrain

US COVID-19 cases surpass 3.3 million, deaths top 135,000

Maduro: Trump threats against Venezuela meant to boost his reelection

Incumbent Duda extends narrow lead in Polish election cliffhanger

Five Daesh suicide bombers, two security forces killed in operation near Baghdad

Russia’s air defenses repel drone attack on Hmeimim base in Syria

Fire, explosion reported on US ship at San Diego naval base

US prison employee preparing for executions tests positive for coronavirus

Fire contained at Iranian petrochemical complex: Official

China raises flood alert to second highest level

Leader urges Iranians to observe heath protocols as virus cases rise again

Bulgarians stage anti-corruption rallies for third day

Russia ‘successfully completes’ human testing of COVID-19 vaccine + World updates

Saudi crown prince prime suspect in Khashoggi murder case: UN official

Indian film star Amitabh Bachchan, son stable after contracting COVID-19

Coronavirus and racism could worsen US black suicide rate: Experts

Sediqqi: Taliban Must Join Peace Process in ’Real Way’

Libya rebels say will continue blockade on oil despite deal with govt.

Hezbollah deputy head: Israel does not have ability to survive

North Korea says UK will ‘pay the price’ for new sanctions

Srebrenica genocide 25 years on: Iran slams Europe’s failure to uphold duties

5.1-magnitude quake hits city in north China

Mali’s opposition says more figures arrested after anti-government protests

Prominent business leaders urge Trump to leave DACA alone

Mueller pens WaPo op-ed: Roger Stone ’remains a convicted felon, and rightly so’

US military convoy blown up in Iraq’s Diwaniyah: Reports

Thousands in Tel Aviv protest Netanyahu cabinet’s ‘ineptitude’

Labor demands transparency over Priti Patel

Floods, landslides kill 40 in Nepal, many missing

EU leaders wrangle over COVID-19 recovery fund

Amid escalating tensions, US warns citizens of China detention risk

Russia forex reserves surge by over $50bn y/y in July: Report

In first, Trump dons masks in visit to military medical facility

4 Security Force Members Killed in Baghlan Clashes

Bollywood Star Amitabh Bachchan Tests Positive for COVID-19

US cook up fictitious stories to achieve warmongering objectives: Rodney Martin

68 civilians killed, wounded in past week: ONSC

Coronavirus prevention Committee approves plan to change working hours of government offices

Iran slams ‘flurry of disinformation’ about potential China deal

UN expert raps US for arbitrary drone attack that killed Gen. Soleimani


US imposes retaliatory 25 percent tariffs on French goods

5 killed in deadly hostage crisis at South African church

US sets record for new COVID-19 cases third day in a row at over 69,000

Largest maternity scandal in NHS history revealed in leaked report

US military tankers smuggle crude oil from Syria’s Hasakah to western Iraq: SANA

US assassination of Gen. Soleimani gift to Daesh, regional terrorists: Iran

UAE, Saudi Arabia stall on US initiative against Iran

Iran-Syria accord first step to defang US Caesar sanctions: Assad’s top aide

Mass protests over headscarf ban continue in Belgium

Donald Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone’s prison sentence

Wimbledon to hand out 2020 prize money

Russia, China veto Western-backed UNSC resolution on Syria aid

Lebanese protesters rally in Beirut to condemn US intervention in domestic affairs

Belgrade police fire tear gas at demonstrators amid coronavirus curfew

WHO advance team leaves for China to probe into coronavirus origin

COVID-19 pandemic exposes scientific rift over proving when new coronavirus is airborne

Another US army soldier commits suicide after a dozen combat tours

French women protest against new interior minister

UN warns nearly 10 million people facing acute food shortages in Yemen

Doctors, teachers reject Trump’s pressure to reopen US schools

25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre

Two-thirds of Americans disapprove Trump’s handling of coronavirus, race relations: Poll

Iran warns of consequences if foreign role in Natanz blast proven

UK showers Saudis with apologies hastily after criticizing Riyadh regime’s rights record: Report

Saudi permission for ‘raunchy’ photo shoot in Medina sparks controversy

Iran says not surprised by Western concerns about strategic ties with China

US sells Patriot upgrade package to Taiwan to deter ‘regional threats’

Top US general slams Confederate leaders as traitors, backs renaming bases

US State Department okays possible $23 bln sale of F-35s to Japan

Level of Taliban Violence Unacceptable: Abdullah

World Bank Pledges $200M to Protect Afghan Businesses

Afghanistan: COVID-19 Cases Exceed 34,000

US Defense Sec. Esper Was Briefed on Russian Bounties

Five million in new lockdown in Australia’s Melbourne as cases surge

US calls for resumption of stalled talks with North Korea: Seoul

US female soldier’s murder sparks online outcry over sexual assault in army

Muslim woman in US labeled as Daesh at Starbucks store

UN report on General Soleimani’s assassination draws US ire

George Floyd said US officers would ’kill’ him in new recording transcript

Dollar gives ground to higher-risk currencies as Chinese shares soar

Brazil’s president vetoes COVID-19 aid for indigenous people

US hits record high in daily COVID-19 cases as outbreak prompts tough actions

US federal deficit soars to record $2.7 trillion amid pandemic: CBO

Dispute Over 592 Taliban Prisoners Solved: Source

China says relations with US facing most serious challenge ever

US general: American forces to stay in Iraq for foreseeable future

Venezuela ‘neutralizes’ unidentified US-registered aircraft over its airspace

US Satanic Temple threatens to sue Mississippi over God reference

Facebook shuts down GOP operative pages

Violent clashes erupt in Belgrade as thousands protest against new COVID-19 lockdown

United Airlines says could lay off as many as 36,000 employees

Canada handled coronavirus pandemic better than ‘our neighbor’

US first lady Melania Trump statue set on fire in Slovenia

Frederick Douglass statue vandalized in Rochester park

Nearly 40 feared dead as torrential rains hit Japan

US soldier killed in road accident in southwestern Afghanistan

Drug couriers disguised as key workers during COVID-19 lockdown in UK

Belgium: Thousands denounce university headscarf ban ruling in Brussels

Armed Israeli settlers raid Palestinian farm in West Bank, injure two

Venezuela’s Maduro censures ‘criminal’ US sanctions during military parade

Brexit talks move to London after tough week in Brussels

Brazil reports over 26,000 new cases of coronavirus, 600 deaths

Ten out of the 12 hospitals in Texas’ Rio Grande Valley are now full

Spain re-imposes lockdown on Galicia amid second wave of COVID-19

Pandemic ‘stretches’ Saudi healthcare, Americans denied treatment: Report

Katyusha rocket fired at US base in Baghdad airport: Report

Trump coronavirus claims undercut by FDA official

Russia accuses US intelligence officers of trafficking drug from Afghanistan

Kabul-Hosted Intl Conference on Peace Process Begins

12,189 Known Active Cases of COVID-19 in Afghanistan

Massive protests staged across Australia in support of Black Lives Matter

Iraqis rally to decry Saudi paper’s offensive cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani

16 dead in Japan as heavy rain triggers floods, mudslides: Media

166 killed in Ethiopia protests over killing of musician

Columbus statue toppled by race protesters in Baltimore: media

FM Zarif: Iran’s ditching of US dollar to ease sanctions pressure paying off

Refugees stranded in Mediterranean to be quarantined on Italian ship

WHO notes all-time high in coronavirus cases in 24 hours +World updates

Florida, Texas post daily COVID-19 records as ’positivity’ rates climb

Daesh kills 2, including 5-year-old, in Nigeria

Iran lodges complaint against US at ICC over sanctions amid rise in COVID-19 infections

Russia calls UK court’s decision to hold Venezuelan gold ‘outrageous’

Protesters burn American flag outside White House after Trump’s July Fourth speech

Baghdad condemns US for missile test inside its embassy

Iraq officially protests Turkey’s cross-border offensive

Right-leaning parties stage anti-govt demo in Rome

DFB-Pokal final: Bayer Leverkusen 2-4 Bayern Munich

Iran says has triggered JCPOA dispute mechanism ‘six times’

Trump fund-raising official tests positive for covid-19

70 affected by gas leak at Iranian petrochemical complex: Spokesman

Coronavirus: July 4th advice from Ivanka Trump backfires

Trump attacks ‘radical left’ in fourth of July speech

Indian Air Force carries out drills near China border

US Soldier Killed in Vehicle Accident in Afghanistan

COVID-19: 348 New Positive Cases Reported

US records 53,000 new cases, Brazil passes 1.5m, Russia nears 675,000

North Korea rejects talks with US as ‘political tool’ for Washington

EU’s Borrell: Iran triggers dispute mechanism in nuclear deal

India’s Modi rallies troops at China border after deadly clash

UN peacekeepers in Israel suspended over sexual misconduct caught on video

Rains pound southern Japan causing floods

Iraqi officials irate as Saudi daily publishes cartoon against Ayatollah Sistani

Air France cuts 7,500 jobs and sparks criticism of €7bn state bailout

Over 320 LatAm figures call for sanctions on Israel over plans to annex West Bank

Armed men kill 40 people in brutal attacks on several villages in Mali

Several US states post record COVID-19 cases, curfew ordered in Miami

Moscow says Russia’s constitutional changes to come into force July 4

Britain contemplates joining EU coronavirus vaccine scheme

Khalilzad Discusses Development Plans With Qataris, Taliban

Watchdog Urges Taliban to Allow Probe of Sangin Attack

Trump: No briefings ever on Russian bounties to kill US troops in Afghanistan

Khalilzad Begins New Round of Travel for Intra-Afghan Talks

6 Civilians Killed in Helmand Roadside Mine Blast

China puts half a million in lockdown to fight new coronavirus cluster

Nearly 31,000 COVID-19 Cases: Afghan Health Ministry

Yemen’s Houthis: Claims of Saudi readiness for peace ’US-UK baseless propaganda’

Trump admits he is losing: Report

Malawi’s opposition leader wins presidential vote rerun

Venezuela slams Spain for harboring ‘criminal’ opposition figure

World updates: 10 million-plus infected with coronavirus, almost 500K dead

US film distributor buys Iranian drama ’Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness’

Trump visits private golf course as US battles rapid surge in coronavirus cases

Thousands flee homes as Myanmar army plans ‘clearance operations’

Warplanes attack Syrian positions in Bukamal, kill six: Observatory

China to Canada: Stop megaphone diplomacy over arrests made with solid evidence

As Israeli annexation looms, US remains undecided

Monsoon rains spark flooding in India, kill 16

Outrage mounts in India over killing of father, son in police custody

Two killed, 4 wounded in Wal-Mart shooting: US media

La Liga: Atletico Madrid 2-1 Alaves

Yellow Vest protesters rally near Finance Ministry in Paris

Scuffles break out between police, protesting entertainment industry workers in Rome

Spain: Protesters demand government resignation over handling of COVID crisis

Many Americans didn’t receive a stimulus check because of who they married

US state a step closer to getting rid of Confederate flag

Metropolitan Police clashes with Downing Street over illegal street parties

Biden: Trump Inactive on Reported Russian Bounties

’Heavy’ Taliban Casualties in Sar-e-Pul Airstrike: Officials

Khalilzad, Intl Community Condemns AIHRC Attack

US court orders release of incarcerated refugees children

Bill Gates: COVID-19 ’will be back in big numbers’ in October-November

COVID-19: 165 New Cases from 529 Tests

Iran’s IRGC to receive ‘surprise systems’ soon: Top general

Trump orders ’long prison terms’ for toppling statues

US using refugee camp as bargaining chip to aid terrorists: Russia

UK plan to invest in US satellite operator OneWeb nonsensical: UK experts

Hamas calls on UN to put end to torture of Palestinians in Israeli prisons

Lebanon blames ’foreign interference’ for riots, slams blocking of roads

North Korea: ’Only option left to counter nuclear with nuclear’

Serie A: Juventus 4-0 Lecce

Trump’s job disapproval reaches all-time high in new poll

US Finalizing Plan to Pull 4,000 Troops from Afghanistan: CNN

Two Human Rights Workers Killed in Kabul

WHO warns of global shortage of oxygen equipment

Pandemic could hit drug markets as in 2008 crisis: UN warns

Venezuela warns of ‘forceful’ response after US Navy operation

Referendum on presidential term limit begins in Russia

At UN, US pushing for extension of Iran arms ban, warns Russia, China

More US layoffs as weak demand persists after businesses reopened

Pakistan remains safe harbor for “terrorist groups”: US

Health Ministry Owes $29 Million Despite Intl Funds

Abdullah at USIP: No Military Solution to the Conflict

‘North Korea reinstalling border loudspeakers amid renewed tensions with South’

Iran cinema actively present at Cannes virtual film market

Libya warns Egypt against military intervention; France backs Cairo

Trump ‘open’ to meeting with Venezuela’s Maduro to discuss ‘his peaceful exit’

Yemeni armed forces target strategic sites deep in Saudi Arabia

Foreign diplomats join Palestinian rally of rage against Israel land grab bid

China derides US move to place Chinese flags at empty seats in nuclear talks with Russia

Russia slams Europe’s dual standards on JCPOA, ‘destructive’ US actions

Trump attacks Obama again, accusing him of committing ’treason’

15 killed in savage attack on indigenous Mexican village

Man kidnapped, tied to tree naked; 2 suspects arrested: US police

IMN calls for Zakzaky’s immediate release

Syria’s air defenses intercept invading drones

EU, China restate commitment to Iran nuclear deal

UK terror attack: The aftermath

Confcommercio estimates Italy’s GDP down by 17% in 2nd quarter

US state dept. designates 4 Chinese news organizations as foreign missions

Saudi to hold ’very limited’ hajj over pandemic

324 New Coronavirus Cases Reported in Afghanistan

Attack on Lawyers Meant to Disrupt Peace Process: Khalilzad

Six Policemen Killed in Taliban Attack in Balkh

Three fighters killed by Indian forces in Kashmir days after deadly clashes

Dissident Saudi video blogger warned by Canadian police he is a target

Trump wants legislation to jail protesters who burn American flag

Iran’s enemies don’t even think about war with Islamic Republic: IRGC commander

Chinese researchers start phase-2 human test for possible coronavirus vaccine

Reading stabbing attack declared ’terrorist incident’

Rioting, looting breaks out in Germany’s Stuttgart

Iran parliament: IAEA resolution proof of structural discrimination within UN nuclear watchdog

UAE-backed separatists stage ’coup’ in Yemen’s Socotra: Former official

Bomb blasts kill 7 in Somalia

‘Ring of Fire’ moves from Africa to Asia

US judge turns down Trump’s request to block Bolton’s book

World updates: Coronavirus infections top 8.77 million, deaths surpass 464K

Trump campaign raised $74 million in May, short of Biden’s haul

American company acquires screening rights to Iranian drama ’When the moon was full’

409 New COVID-19 Cases, 12 Deaths Reported in Afghanistan

Plan for general strike in Hong Kong falls through

Germany, France criticize Israel over West Bank annexation plans

Trump says he asked health officials to slow down COVID-19 testing

US president, VP cancel planned outdoor addressed at Tulsa campaign event

Iran raps Europe’s ’defeaning silence’ on US suppression of peaceful rallies

Shooting in police-free zone in NW US city of Seattle kills man, wounds another

For African-Americans in Tulsa, Trump’s visit evokes painful legacy of 1921 massacre

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich 3-1 Freiburg

Eyewitness describes stabbing attack by ’lone man’ in English town of Reading

Top US diplomat slams UN human rights council’s resolution on police brutality, racism

Palestinian refugees see no end in sight to their suffering on World Refugee Day

Egypt warns Turkey, orders army to be ready for intervention in Libya

White House to make sure Bolton gets ‘no profits’ from his telltale book

Iran asks Romania to allow fact-finding team to probe judge’s death

US protesters topple statue of Confederate general in Washington DC

’Sorry is not enough’, Caribbean states say of British slavery apologies

Belgium’s 1st black mayor demands apology for nation’s colonial past

US Attorney who was investigating Trump’s lawyer fire by Justice Department

US threatens UAE with sanctions over Syria rapprochement

Egypt approaches UNSC to mediate in landlocked water dispute with Ethiopia

Another Iranian ship approaching Venezuela in defiance of US bans

US protestors mark end of slavery, say civil rights goals unmet

China denounces as ‘improper’ UN rights chief’s remarks on Hong Hong’s new security law

Trump warns ‘protesters, anarchists, agitators, lowlifes’

North Korea vows to send retaliatory leaflets against South as tensions rise

One percent of humanity now displaced- UNHCR

Blast Kills Wife, Daughter of Afghan Writer Walwalji

Two Afghan Forces Commanders Killed in Taliban Attack in Helmand

Inter-Korean tensions keep soaring after liaison office demolition

China, Russia see US ’bullying’ as IAEA adopts anti-Iran resolution

Venezuela to take US sanctions case to International Criminal Court

China releases 10 Indian soldiers after border battle

Twitter labels Trump’s tweet as ’manipulated media’

Trump renews threat to cut ties with China

Biden’s 12% lead portends Trump’s dramatic meltdown

US Supreme Court thwarts Trump plan to end ’Dreamers’ immigrant program

China charges Canadians with spying, 18 months after arrest

Facebook removes Trump ads over Nazi symbol

Afghanistan: 346 New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported

US Reaches Troop Drawdown Target in Afghanistan

ADB approves APPC’s loan to enhance Afghanistan’s energy security

India warns China against ‘exaggerated’ claim to border area

Mortar shell explosion at school kills 7 students in Afghanistan

Dozens of Saudis being held in prison over tweets deemed critical of Riyadh regime: Report

Tehran renews warning to UN nuclear watchdog as EU, US launch anti-Iran push

Ukraine receives $60mn worth of military aid from US

One percent of world population displaced due to violence: UN

Iran Navy successfully test-fires new-generation cruise missiles during drills

UK, France, Italy, Spain slam US over exit from digital services tax talks

US protesters stage die-in rally against police brutality in Atlanta

Top US, China diplomats meet in Hawaii amid tense ties

4 new members elected to UN Security Council, Canada loses again

Global markets retreat on rising second wave fears

Australia’s unemployment rate hits two-decade high: Official data

Bolton bombshell: Trump willing to halt criminal investigations as ‘favor to dictators’

China says US Uighur law ‘rude interference in internal affairs’

US coronavirus cases rise to record levels; Trump in denial ahead of campaign rally

China rejects US, G7 interference over Hong Kong

Premier League: Manchester City 3-0 Arsenal

Iran, Russia condemn US economic terrorism against Syrian nation

Bolton accuses Trump of lying more than once while in office

Anti-Corruption Efforts Critical for Afghanistan: UN

7 Afghan Police Killed in Baghlan Attack

658 New Coronavirus Cases Reported in Afghanistan

Indian police detain army veterans protesting against China in New Delhi

Norway says its salmon not source of Beijing virus outbreak

US envoy to UN says country is ‘leading advocate for human rights’ amid police brutality

Poll: Americans are the unhappiest they’ve been in 50 years

Maduro to EU: Venezuela not your backyard; stop your meddling

China says willing to avoid further clashes with India in border dispute

US troop pullout: German minister tells Trump security not a commodity

COVID-19 update: Infections rising in Africa, Americas; Beijing facing resurgence

Africa wants UN rights body to open intl. probe into racism, police brutality in US

Lawmakers, activists criticize Trump police reform order

US sues ex-Trump advisor Bolton to block book publication

US sanctions on Syria ‘last American weapon’ to pressure Damascus: Hezbollah chief

Inter-Korean tensions reach breaking point amid threats of military action

Iran, Russia, China denounce US sanctions targeting war-ravaged Syrian economy

Black immigrant domestic workers in US fear losing homes: Survey

India says 20 troops killed in deadliest clash with China in decades

12 ANDSF Killed in Taliban Attack in Jawzjan

COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan Approaches 27,000: MoPH

5 ANDSF Killed in Kunduz Attack: Source

MSF ends activities in Kabul Hospital where many mothers, newborn children were killed

Atlanta protesters call for justice as mayor orders police reforms

Iran plans monthly gasoline shipments to Venezuela: Report

Yemen slams removal of Saudi-led coalition from UN blacklist of child-killers as ‘ineffaceable crime’

Mexican president offers to sell gasoline to Venezuela, defying US sanctions

Coronavirus update: Global caseload passes 8mn as fears of 2nd wave grip Chinese capital

North Korea blows up border liaison office, signaling anger at South

Russia sentences ex-US Marine to 16 years in jail for espionage

Trump critical of FDA decision to revoke emergency use of drug he has promoted for COVID-19

Trump rejects Oklahoma rally health concerns as coronavirus warnings ratchet up

Iran on Nord Stream 2: US bully now biting EU allies with sanctions

Removing Saudi-led coalition off childkillers list shows ’powerful actors can get away with murder’

Trump says US to pull some troops from Germany over NATO spending feud

Global cases of COVID-19 surpass 8mln as infections surge in Latin America

US, Russia Expect Immediate Start to Initial Intra-Afghan Talks

US Senators Ask Pentagon if $1B in Afghan Aid was Cut: Reuters

UN warns coronavirus impact could kill over 50,000 children in MENA

UNHRC to hold urgent debate on ‘systemic racism’ in US

Mutation in new coronavirus increases chance of infection: Study

No change in Iran JCPOA implementation, cooperation with agency: IAEA chief

Iraq condemns Turkish violation of its airspace to hit PKK positions in Kurdistan region

Iran to host virtual meeting on peace process in Syria: FM Zarif

Israeli court gives 10 years in prison to Palestinian minor

China: Hong Kong security law will apply to extremely rare cases

’Black people terrified of US cops who can shoot & walk free under qualified immunity’

COVID-19 updates: China tightens Beijing restrictions as global cases near 8 million mark

Turkey planning to set up 2 permanent military bases in Libya: Turkish daily

UAE finances anti-Turkey PKK terrorists in northern Iraq: Report

Iran warns IAEA board against falling under US, Israel pressure

’I just saw a human being not his color’: BLM activist who rescued far-right demonstrator

Turkey launches airstrikes against PKK targets in northern Iraq

Anti-racism protest signs destined for US museum exhibit

Qatari capital to host first peace talks between Afghan government, Taliban

Don’t plan on summer holidays in US, Fauci tells the British

Trade in focus as Iran’s Zarif visits Turkey

Johnson: Britain cannot ’photoshop’ its cultural landscape and complex history

US military part of the campaign to dump Trump in the Nov. election: Ex-US diplomat

Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan Exceed 25,000

Dr. Najibullah’s daughter reacts to President Ghani’s recent remarks

‘89 Civilians’ Killed in Attacks in Past 2 Weeks: NSC

Afghanistan: 656 New COVID-19 Cases, 20 Deaths Reported

Four Killed in Mosque Blast in Western Kabul, Including Imam

FBI warns hackers targeting mobile banking apps

South Korean doctors find risk factors for severe COVID-19 cases

Denmark summons Saudi envoy over Riyadh’s support for anti-Iran terror group

748 New Coronavirus Cases Reported in Afghanistan

US Gen: If Al-Qaeda Remains, US Troops Should Not Fully Withdraw

World economy to contract at least 6% in 2020: OECD

WHO says Pakistan should implement ‘intermittent’ lockdowns

Rouhani: Iranians defeated America’s knee-to-neck policy through unity

Extremists operate ‘with impunity’ by exploiting gaps in UK law: Ex-top terror officer

Iran may take legal action to access funds in South Korea

Palestine says not informed of second UAE ‘aid flight via Israel’

US theater world accused of exploiting, excluding people of color

Amnesty says abuses rampant as West African armies target militants

Global coronavirus caseload at 7.23 million, over 411K dead

UN chief says staff can join anti-racism protests ‘in private capacity’

Anti-racism protesters take a knee in silence in Paris

China, Russia fighting off US ‘snapback’ threat against Iran at UN

EU calls on warring sides in Libya to stop fighting, join peace efforts

Canada doubles arms sales to Saudi Arabia despite dire rights record: New figures

US Senate Republicans plan their own police reform effort

Hong Kong police arrest 53 rioters during new protest

Boko Haram kills 69, razes village in northern Nigeria

Saudi blockade of Yemen ‘a new crisis’ amid pandemic: Minister

Coronavirus pandemic could spark global food emergency: UN chief

Gugino fell harder than pushed: Trump blames ANTIFA for set-up

Coronavirus Cases Passes 22,000 in Afghanistan

Two US officers charged with assault on old man

Specialized report claims UK bears ’joint liability’ in drone-related war crimes

China says has no plans to join US-Russia arms control talks

Houston bids farewell to George Floyd in hometown funeral

Nepal repeats call for talks with India to resolve border disputes

Top EU diplomat: EU: US no longer party to Iran deal, can’t invoke JCPOA

Imposing bans on Iran’s shipping network shows lack of vision, strategy in US: Russian envoy

Airbus, Boeing refuse to repair Iranian plane parts: Aviation chief

Mitt Romney opposes Trump by voicing support for anti-racism protesters

White House says has ‘no regrets’ about tear-gassing peaceful protesters

India’s capital could soon see half a million coronavirus cases: Officials

Iran freed US navy veteran White on humanitarian grounds: Judiciary spokesman

Global COVID-19 cases pass 7.13mn mark, death toll at 406,540

Iran rejects Turkey excuse with warning, expects gas flow to resume

Turkey issues arrest warrants for 275 military personnel over ‘links to coup mastermind’

Armenia prime minister sacks army, police, security chiefs over lockdown violations

China warns students about choosing Australia, citing racist incidents

France bans chokehold arrest technique amid anti-racism protests

Spain top court probes former king in $100mn Saudi bribe case

Erdogan, Trump agree on ‘some issues’ regarding Libya

Thousands pay tribute to George Floyd as calls for US police reform grow

US enforces sanctions on Iran’s shipping network expected to hinder imports of food, medical supplies

North Korea severs hotlines with South, citing ‘treachery’

Canada mulling body cameras for police to enhance public trust

Protesters pull down British slaver’s statue in Bristol

Spain accelerates deconfinement, regions aim to recover competency

Ex-US diplomat: Trump evokes memories of Mussolini

Roadside bombing kills two, wounds eight in Turkey’s Van

Rocket hits area near Baghdad Airport: Iraq military

‘Defund the police,’ some US protesters shout but Biden disagrees

Harry Dunn father calls for Prince Andrew and Anne Sacoolas swap

US recession started in February, ending 128-month expansion

Mural of George Floyd painted on West Bank barrier

Hong Kong security law like anti-virus software: Top Chinese official

British intelligence recruited ex-Daesh member to spy on Russian military sites in Syria: Report

Poll: 80 percent of voters say things are out of control in the US

Israeli forces kidnap dozens of Palestinians in West Bank, al-Quds

Ankara, Moscow reach agreement over another S-400 batch: Official

Pandemic drives broadest economic collapse in 150 years: World Bank

Man convicted for setting fire to phone mast in Merseyside

Indian troops kill 4 more pro-independence fighters in Kashmir

Democrats take a knee in US Congress in George Floyd tribute

NATO: Intra-Afghan Talks Are Way to Peace

Police deploy water cannon at Black Lives Matter protest in Brussels

Palestinians rally in Ramallah against Israel’s plan to annex parts of occupied West Bank

History of US at home and abroad is riddled with ‘unimaginable human rights violations’: Scholar

Rival Saudi-, UAE- backed militants claim advance in southern Yemen amid infighting

North Korea’s leader emphasizes need for self-sufficient economy amid sanctions

Man shot after car driven into George Floyd protest in Seattle

UK diplomats fear end of special ties with US if Trump re-elected

Worldwide coronavirus cases pass 7 million mark, over 402k dead

Venezuela hails Iran, Russia, China, Cuba as true friends

Global protests continue in solidarity with US anti-racist movement

UAE failed expansionism in Libya, Yemen costs billions of dollars: Report

UN receives ‘deeply disturbing’ reports of deaths, destruction in liberated Libya towns

Protesters march again in US, demanding justice after George Floyd death

Iran underscores follow-up of Rouhani’s historic visit to Iraq

Minneapolis city council votes to dismantle police

Bush, Romney, Powell say will not support Trump re-election

52% of Americans support deploying military to control violent protests: Poll

Bundesliga: Werder Bremen 0-1 Wolfsburg

US protesters turn White House fences into memorial wall

Trump incapable of showing empathy: American mayor

Palestinians hold funeral for former Islamic Jihad leader Ramadan Shalah

Churchill statue graffitied with phrase ’was a racist’ as Londoners protest

From small towns to cities, US sees biggest rallies yet for racial justice

575 New Coronavirus Cases Reported in Afghanistan

Khalilzad in Doha, Islamabad to Discuss Intra-Afghan Talks

Ex-Dubai police chief: Time Arab states normalized ties with Israel

Thousands of Israelis rally against Netanyahu’s ’apartheid’ bid to steal more Palestinian land

Rallies held around world in solidarity with ‘Black Lives Matter’

Russia to US: Leave Syria, deal with your own crisis

Saudi Arabia exempts Western arms purchases from austerity plan: FT

Latest on pandemic: Global caseload over 6.89mn, death toll at nearly 400K

Senior Palestinian resistance leader Ramadan Shallah passes away

’Trump planned to deploy 10,000 active-duty troops to quell protests’

Far-right football ultras stage anti-govt. demo in Rome

US Special Op forces testing Israeli-made smart rifle system in Syria

Protests in London head into second weekend over murder of George Floyd

US schools lay off hundreds of thousands, setting up lasting harm to kids

USA: ’No justice, no peace’ - thousands take to DC streets in anti-racism demo /VIDEO

Speaker for city council in Taiwan jumps to his death

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich 4-2 Bayer Leverkusen

US to reduce troop numbers in Germany, US official says

Tens of thousands turn out across US to protest police brutality

Afghanistan: Coronavirus Cases Over 20,000

’Taliban’ Kill 4 Members of Family in Wardak: Officials

Anti-govt. protests restart in Lebanon against worsening economic woes

Latest Brexit trade talks end without ’significant’ progress

Egypt’s President Sisi proposes peace initiative for Libya amid Haftar’s failed offensive for Tripoli

OPEC agrees to extend output cuts by one month: Iran minister

US accuses China of using Floyd death for ’propaganda’

Iraqi parliament completes 22-member new government

Tens of thousands defy government to protest in five major British cities

Republicans fear Trump may cost them Senate

26 people killed in central Mali in suspected Takfiri militant attack

Have Pakistan’s Nuclear Weapons Really Made It Invincible?

Biden clinches US Democratic presidential nomination

Poland willing to accommodate US troops withdrawn from Germany

Afghanistan: 582 New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported

French forces kill Al-Qaeda’s North African commander

Facebook labels Press TV, Russia’s Sputnik, China’s Xinhua

Anger at new police abuse videos as US protests eye weekend

Protesters defy ban to hold anti-racism rallies in France, Australia

No definite end to pandemic; health protocols to remain: President Rouhani

US protestors vow to continue rallies until change happens

Putin slams tycoon over huge Arctic spill, declares emergency

Thousands of Pakistani soldiers battle locust invasion

Iran: New IAEA report confirms continued verification process, nuclear commitment cuts

Bolsonaro threatens to quit WHO as virus kills ’a Brazilian per minute’

Brazil president threatens crackdown on ‘terrorist’ anti-racism, pro-democracy protesters

Protesters rally outside US consulate in German city of Hamburg, slamming racism

US says will continue with its policy of harsh sanctions on Iran

11 Afghan Local Police Killed in Badakhshan Blast: Official

Khalilzad Travels to Set Stage for Intra-Afghan Talks

What non-essential premises must close?

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 6.68mn mark

’Who needs public services when we can have a boat most of us will never see?’ Critic asks

Some acts of violence in DR Congo may amount to war crimes: UN

George Floyd protests: UK raises police treatment of British journalists with Trump administration

Leaving Iran deal a ’dumb bet’; up to you when to fix it: Zarif to Trump

Iran censures France’s ‘interventionist’ attitude on jailed academic

Ex-Joint Chiefs chairman: Trump’s threat to use military on protesters ’very dangerous’

Brexit free trade talks yield ‘no significant progress’ as deadline nears

Face coverings must be worn on public transport from 15 June, government has announced

Black Lives Matter protesters take knee on Trafalgar Square

North Korea censures foreign interference in China’s internal affairs

US blames other nations for its own high crimes

US unemployment rate likely shot up to almost 20% in May

Trump, distracted at Lafayette Square, briefly clashes with riot police

Iranian cargo vessel carrying construction materials sinks off Iraqi coast

Libyan government forces retake Haftar’s last stronghold in west

Washington mayor wants Trump’s out-of-state troops gone from US capital

MI5 dismisses Wuhan lab claims as ‘fake news’

COVID-19: 915 New Cases Reported in Afghanistan

Handling of US street protests creates crisis for Pentagon boss

Guaido seeking refuge at French embassy in Caracas: Venezuela FM

Brazil coronavirus death toll surges to third-highest in world

Protests continue in US cities against police brutality, racism

Diego Costa fined for tax fraud, avoids prison time

Austrians hold massive anti-racism march

US records more than 1,000 virus deaths in 24 hours

Pompeo urges global stock exchanges to tighten rules for Chinese companies

Black Lives Matter protests in London condemn British racism as well as racism in the US

570 Doctors, Health Workers Infected with COVID-19 in Herat

Government accused of not standing up to Donald Trump’s trade negotiators

Black lawmaker slams Trump for threatening protestors

Kashmir has witnessed 3000 days of lockdown

Oakland artists use boarded-up windows for murals to show support

Turkish parliament strips status of two pro-Kurdish lawmakers, one MP from main opposition party

ECB chief: Eurozone economy in for unprecedented contraction this year

Health secretary blasted for ’misleading’ presentation of testing numbers

Aid workers warn more Yemeni women will die as UN cuts maternity funding

Russia delivers new batch of advanced MiG-29 fighter jets to Syria

PCS Union may call a ballot after MPs failed to keep distance from staff

US decision to strip Hong Kong of special trading status violates WTO rules: China

US trade deficit widens as exports hit 10-year low

Libya’s UN-recognized govt. takes full control of Tripoli, suburbs from Haftar’s forces

About 2 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week

Rouhani: Trump uses Bible to justify violence against Americans

Alok Sharma self-isolates after sweating through parliamentary speech

India, Australia sign accord to boost military cooperation

California braces for second wave of coronavirus due to arrests, police tear gas, reopening

Libya’s prime minister to meet with Turkish president in Ankara

Arrests at widespread US protests hit 10,000

European markets edge lower ahead of ECB meeting

Brazil reports record 1,349 coronavirus deaths in 24 hours

Knife attack wounds 39 in Chinese primary school

Ex-Pentagon chief blasts Trump for dividing Americans amid anti-racism protests

Obama says US protests offer chance to change America as he voices support

China to allow banned foreign airlines to resume limited flights

WRC: 2020 rally Finland cancelled due to coronavirus

North Korea warns South of ending military pact over propaganda leaflets

US State Department inspector general fired while probing Saudi arms sales

S Korea seeks arrest of Samsung heir in succession probe

COVID-19 Cases Exceed 18,000 in Afghanistan

New Acting Health Minister Introduced, Pledges Reforms

Joe Biden wins 7 US states in Democratic presidential primaries

Saudi-led coalition keeps pounding Yemen

20,000 protest police brutality in Paris, echo anti-racism calls in US

EU says US cannot allow Russia back in G7

Imam Khomeini shattered superpowers’ aura of invincibility: Iran’s Leader

Protesters clash with police in New York City in latest demonstrations

Effectively all Iraq war crime inquiries against British forces dropped in UK

Coronavirus pandemic: Global cases pass 6.38mn mark, over 379K dead

In apparent signal to US: Russia’s Putin endorses strategy of using nukes against conventional strike

Pentagon moves about 1,600 Army troops into the Washington region

In 1919, the state failed to protect black Americans. A century later, it’s still failing

’I want justice’: Mother of Floyd’s daughter says he was a good man, father

Imam Khomeini legacy lives on as Iranians mourn 31st anniversary of passing

Democrats call Trump a ‘dictator’ over suppression of protests

Senate Republicans block bill condemning Trump on protesters

Right-wing protesters in Italy demand resignation of government

UN: Taliban have not cut ties with al-Qaeda

Biden slams Trump for his response to protests over racism, police brutality

Ayaz Niazi killed in mosque explosion – Kabul

Landslides kill 20 after pre-monsoon rains in India

Autopsy finds police suffocated black man as Trump threatens to deploy military

COVID-19 Cases Exceed 16,000 in Afghanistan

Ghani, Pompeo discuss next steps in Afghan peace process

Khalilzad ’Optimistic’ About Start of Intra-Afghan Negotiations

Afghanistan Faces COVID-19 ‘Humanitarian Disaster’: IRC

US must be prosecuted at intl. courts for human rights abuses: Iran’s Judiciary chief

Hong Kong’s leader slams ‘double standards’ on national security, cites US unrest

Protests against US police killing of George Floyd go global

Israeli, American officials talk annexation bid amid reports of US intention to slow process

Factbox: UN aid programs in Yemen at risk of going broke

FM Zarif: Iranian scientist on his way back home after release from US jail

World’s coronavirus cases at 6.27mn, life returning to normal in many countries

UK government eases COVID-19 lockdown restrictions

Trump lags in polls as US anti-racism protests spread

Fifth Iranian tanker carrying fuel sails into Venezuela’s territorial waters

Iran health minister warns of 2nd wave of coronavirus outbreak

Bundesliga: FC Koln 2-4 RB Leipzig

UN chief urges investigation into police violence against US protesters

‘Take back your streets,’ Trump urges governors amid protests

Trump’s move to hide from protesters in bunker proves US democracy is big lie: Iran

New York mayor declares 11pm city curfew amid protests

‘We have to do both,’ Obama offers path to ‘change’ again

PM Johnson mulling ‘state investment’ into domestic telecoms companies

Iran contributes medical equipment to Afghanistan to fight virus

US ’knee-on-neck’ technique failed with Iran, will fail with African-Americans: FM Zarif

UK set to harden approach towards China in the wake of pandemic

NSIA Estimates Afghanistan Population at 32.9M

COVID-19 Crisis Affects Nearly 7M Afghan Children, Says Watchdog

Arrogant US used to lecturing others: Iran

US protesters in southern cities deface Confederate monuments

US blames ‘foreign adversaries’ for racial unrest after Floyd’s murder

Trump taken to underground bunker during White House protests

Long lines as Iranian fuel arrives at Venezuela’s gasoline stations

Trump postpones G7 summit, seeks to expand invitation list

Speaker: Iran’s new parliament views talks with US ’harmful’

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich 5-0 Fortuna Dusseldorf

Reuters cameraman hit by rubber bullets as police disperse protesters

Hong Kong officials slam US for moving to end special treatment of city

World’s coronavirus caseload passes 6mn, Latin America registers grim milestone

Protesters circle White House grounds as curfews go into effect nationwide

COVID-19 Cases Over 15,000 in Afghanistan

8 Family Members Killed in Herat Traffic Accident

Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis

France, Germany, UK criticize US for ending Iran nuclear waivers

Trump split from WHO ‘disappointing backlash’ for global health: Germany

There is ‘no bigger thug’ than Trump: Activist

One dead after shooting at protesters in Detroit during Floyd rally+ Videos

Twitter puts to fact-checking chinese tweet about virus origins in US

Trump calls protestors in police killing of black man ‘thugs’

US-China strategic rivalry has entered ’high-risk period’: top Chinese officer

Who are the secret puppet-masters behind Trump’s war on Iran?

Renault to cut down 15,000 jobs amid coronavirus outbreak

Brazil records over 1,100 Covid-19 deaths in past 24 hours

House Democrats demand probes of police killings of African Americans

Minneapolis police station torched as protests grow over police killing of black man+ films and photos

Trump signs order targeting social media giants’ legal protections

COVID-19: 623 New Cases and 11 Deaths Reported

14 Border Forces Killed in ‘Taliban Attack’ Despite Ceasefire

Afghanistan Reports 658 New COVID-19 Cases

Trump fumes as media slams coronavirus pandemic golf outing

Global COVID-19 cases near 5.5mn mark, WHO warns of 2nd peak

HRW: Riyadh must free children of ex-Saudi official in exile, overhaul justice system

Korean prosecutors question Samsung heir in succession-related probe

Iranian tankers feed fuel to Venezuela’s El Palito refinery, help it resume gasoline production

New Zealand hit by second earthquake in two days

Trump pushes for packed arena for Republican convention as US virus deaths near 100,000

Hong Kong’s leader reaffirms new law would not harm rights, freedoms

EU acknowledged China’s rise, ‘end of US-led system before our eyes’

‘Gracias Iran’ Venezuela’s top Twitter trend as Iran tankers deliver much-needed gasoline

Protesters condemned for hanging Dem governor’s effigy from tree

Netanyahu’s corruption charges, annexation plan spell the beginning of the end for Israel

Afghan Govt to Release 900 Taliban Inmates amid Ceasefire

Israel will not miss ’historic opportunity’ to annex West Bank: Netanyahu

Inflation to decline by nearly 7% in Iran in late March 2021: Report

Wuhan lab director says virus leak claims ‘pure fabrication’

Iran’s second fuel tanker sails into Venezuela’s waters: Telesur

Scottish First Minister Sturgeon ‘haunted’ by coronavirus impact on care homes

Iran reliable partner of all fraternal African nations: FM Zarif

Report: Israeli soldiers still in trauma years after Lebanon defeat

Afghan government releases 100 Taliban prisoners after ceasefire announced

US military presence in Iraq aimed at protecting Israel’s security, interests: PMU leader

US strategically dependent on China for over 400 categories of imports: Report

Turkey delaying gas pipeline repair for unknown reasons: Iran

China vows to shield firms from US sanctions over restive Xinjiang region

Trump’s economic adviser: US unemployment could pass 20 percent in May

Erdogan vows to protect Palestinian lands amid Israel’s annexation plans

China opposes any US restrictions on its flights: Foreign Ministry spox

Church of England leaders say PM’s defence of aide was ‘risible’ and ‘lacked integrity’

Chomsky slams ‘megalomaniac’ Trump over ‘chaotic’ coronavirus response

Wild storm batters Western Australia, leaves thousands without power

Venezuela defends ‘right’ to free trade with Iran

Two dead, 10 injured in multiple St. Louis shootings

As many as 29% of swab Covid-19 tests in UK produce wrong results

Coronavirus updates: More than 5.4 million infected, over 345k dead

591 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Afghanistan

Muslim American police officer sues department over Islamophobic comments

Lawmakers demand explanation for Trump’s ’illegal’ withdrawal from Open Skies Treaty

PM adviser Dominic Cummings embroiled in coronavirus controversy

Far-right protests erupt in Spain against coronavirus lockdowns

Police arrest 60 at anti-lockdown demonstrations in German capital: Report

Johnson considers terminating Huawei role in UK 5G network

Sudan’s push to normalize relations with Israel nothing but mirage: Hamas official

Egyptian police kill 21 suspected terrorists in North Sinai, foiling attack plots: Ministry

US discussed conducting its first nuclear test explosion since 1992: Report

Ayatollah Khamenei pardons, reduces sentences of 3,721 prisoners on Eid al-Fitr

Khashoggi’s fiancee rejects family pardon offer to killers

Muslims pray in Berlin church to respect social distancing rules

New polls paint bleak picture for Trump’s re-electoral hopes

US to add 33 Chinese companies to economic blacklist

Brazil overtakes Russia as world’s 2nd coronavirus epicenter

US manufactured ’emergency’ to sell arms to Saudi Arabia: Report

Afghans mark the International Quds Day

San Francisco sanctions once-shunned homeless encampments

Biden recants ‘racist and dehumanizing’ remarks about black voters

Drug touted by Trump as COVID-19 treatment tied to increased risk of death: study

146 Afghan Civilians Killed Since Ramadan Start: ONSC

782 New COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan, Highest So Far

British coronavirus vaccine: Human trials to include 10,000

Quds Day: Unmasking Zionist collaborator in White House

Passenger plane crashes in residential area near Karachi with 107 on board

China proposes security law to restore calm to Hong Kong

Israeli regime based on bloodshed, killing: Analyst

Israel’s annexation of West Bank could spell trouble for Middle East: Russia

Zarif to US, Europe: Palestinians should not pay for your crimes, guilt

Iran scolds Europe for ’stunning captivity’ to Israeli lobby

US risks ’permanent damage’ from long virus shutdown: Mnuchin

Ayatollah Khamenei: Everyone must assist in holy struggle to liberate Palestine

UK risks slow COVID recovery, all stimulus options under review

Quds Day marked by rallies across world despite pandemic

Jamal Khashoggi’s son says family forgives killers

Human Killing Machine: Tweets by Iran’s Foreign Ministry put Israeli crimes in focus

Trump orders US flags lowered to half-staff for COVID-19 victims

US ready to spend Russia, China ’into oblivion’ to win nukes race: US envoy

US weekly jobless claims remain high as backlogs, layoffs linger

US cannot bring Iranian nation to its knees: President Rouhani

Trump: China wants to ‘continue to rip-off the United States’

Syrian army troops block US convoy in Hasakah, force it to move back

Israeli forces kidnap nearly two dozen Palestinians in dawn raids in West Bank, al-Quds

Participating NHS hospitals begin enrolling volunteers for COVID-19 trial

Khalilzad Meets with Taliban in Doha

531 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Afghanistan

US intelligence acknowledges Iran not after destabilizing Afghanistan despite Pompeo’s claims

Biden says Trump’s actions are ‘absolutely irresponsible’

Painful US sanctions have also led to great achievements in Iran

Trump defends use of unproven drug to ward off coronavirus

Taliban leader urges US ’not to waste’ opportunity offered by deal

US, China divisions deepen amid spat over coronavirus, Taiwan

Rwandan genocide suspect brought before court in France

Riot police deployed as youths set cars ablaze in Paris suburbs

Latest on pandemic: 4.9mn people infected, 323K dead

Death Toll Rises to 11 in Parwan Mosque Attack: Residents

Trump defends use of unproven drug to ward off coronavirus

492 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Afghanistan, Total 8,145

’Highly sophisticated’ hackers access details of 9 million easyJet passengers

UN chief suggests world leaders send video statements for annual meeting

Chancellor Rishi Sunak warns of economic hardship

US sanctions Chinese logistics firm over business with Iran’s Mahan Air

Pelosi warns ’morbidly obese’ Trump not to take hydroxychloroquine

Defections rob France’s Macron party of parliamentary majority

US not allowed to disrupt legal international trade: Iran FM Zarif

US redeployment of nukes to Poland would violate NATO accord: Russia

Syria finds US-made TOW missiles, Israeli mines in southern region

UN alarmed by rising civilian casualties in Afghanistan

Syria vows fight against ‘American, Turkish, Israeli occupiers’

India, China deploy more troops to disputed border after recent scuffle

COVID-19 deadliest in New York’s black, Latino neighborhoods

US smearing WHO to distract from own botched response to outbreak: China

Global coronavirus caseload at 4.8 million and counting

Grenfell Tower inquiry postponed due to coronavirus crisis

Uber laying off another 3,000 workers, trimming investment amid US virus crisis

581 New COVID-19 Cases, 7,653 Total in Afghanistan

World paying heavy price for contradictory virus strategies: UN chief

US health experts warn of new wave of coronavirus infections

Iran, Pakistan, China, Russia support national reconciliation in Afghanistan

China been open, transparent in fight against COVID-19: President Xi

Iran: US bears responsibility for any foolish act against tankers heading to Venezuela

Opposition lawmakers spark brawl at Hong Kong parliament

Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan Passes 7,000

Afghan Security Chiefs Justify New ‘Offense Mode’

$600M of Foreign Aid Pledged for COVID-19

262 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Afghanistan, Total 6,664

Australia says calls for easing tensions with China still unanswered

Chinese ambassador to Israel found dead: Report

Washington targets Venezuela as promoter of terrorism

Bikers join anti-lockdown protest in New York

Obama attacks Trump for his administration’s virus response

FBI no longer trusted? Spy agencies to take over US election security briefings

British police arrest 19 at London protest against social distancing

Polish senior archbishop refers child abuse negligence case to Vatican

UAE dispatched mercenaries to help rebels in Libya: UN report

Ghani and Abdullah Sign Agreement to Break Political Deadlock

US selfishness undermines global COVID-19 vaccine search

Downing Street accused of hiding top civil servant’s coronavirus infection

Trump’s fallacious thinking ignites dangerous new Cold War: Analyst

Pentagon: US developing range of hypersonic missiles

US spreads division, violence instead of fighting COVID-19 outbreak: Iran

EU to launch diplomatic push against Israeli West Bank annexation plan

Defense committee to probe armed forces’ role in coronavirus crisis

US unable to block Iran gasoline shipments to Venezuela: Source

Rwandan genocide suspect Kabuga arrested in France after decades on the run

Spain PM says will seek one-month extension of state of emergency

‘Trump puts US at risk of open-ended coronavirus infections’

Turkey censures Israel’s ‘modern vandalism,’ warns of more conflict

Trump fires State Dept watchdog said to be probing Pompeo

30 Indian migrant workers, caught in coronavirus lockdown, die in road accidents

Over 250 world artists urge end to Israel’s siege of Gaza amid COVID-19 outbreak

‘Taliban Killed 120 Civilians Since Start of Ramadan’: Govt

Saudi Arabia asks Hadi regime officials to leave as costs bite amid economic downturn: Report

Iran to hold Eid al-Fitr, Quds Day events in compliance with outbreak protocols: Rouhani

No easing of lockdown for Barcelona as Spain relaxes COVID-19 measures

China urges US to stop ‘unreasonable suppression’ of Huawei

Virus infects 38 indigenous Brazilians; 2nd health minister quits

India’s coronavirus infections surpass China but officials upbeat

US giving priority to nuke arsenal instead of health system: Analyst

US House passes $3 trillion coronavirus aid bill opposed by Trump and Republicans

US to send oil to Belarus in latest inroad into Russia’s orbit

Trump, Pompeo, Hook represent US’ dangerous ruling class: Iran’s Shamkhani

China calls on US to pay its debts to United Nations

US adds new sanction on Chinese tech giant Huawei, escalating tensions with Beijing

EU again shies away from applying pressure on Israel

Trump: US will beat out Russia and China with ’super duper missile’

Bundesliga: Dortmund train to host Schalke

Latest round of post-Brexit talks with Britain disappointing: EU’s Brexit negotiator

US industrial output plunges 11.2% in April amid pandemic

Contrary to US claim, Afghanistan says Taliban carried out Kabul hospital raid

Khalilzad Briefs Reporters on Afghan Situation

COVID-19 in Afghanistan: 6,402 Positive Cases

Details of Ghani-Abdullah Political Agreement

Pandemic pushes Germany into recession

Iraqi parliament urges shutdown of Saudi TV channel’s office after insult to late PMU cmdr.

Infighting flares up among Turkish-backed militants over stolen objects in northern Syria: Report

Brazil’s Lula warns virus could cause ‘genocide’ under Bolsonaro

Britain’s parliament fast tracks into modern videoconferencing hub

COVID-19: Tension mounts in global race for coronavirus vaccine

More Americans disapprove Trump’s handling of coronavirus: Poll

Fears of disaster as first virus case emerges at Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh

Russia, China slam US plan to extend UN arms embargo on Iran

Amnesty International urges King Salman to free detained Saudi women’s activists

Venezuela captures 39 ‘army deserters’ over botched plot

Without wearing a mask, Trump tours Pennsylvania mask distribution center

Captured Daesh terrorists confess to cooperation with US forces in Syria’s al-Tanf

Virus could infect over 200 million in Africa: WHO

Medical experts fear rich nations may get privileged access to potential COVID-19 vaccine

UN gathering of world leaders unlikely to be ’business as usual’

US Senate votes to extend government surveillance tools

Kashmiris marking Ramadan as never before

Trump says uninterested in talking to Xi, could sever China ties

Daesh Behind Attacks, Targeting Peace: Khalilzad

Afghanistan: COVID-19 Cases Reach 6,053

’3 Police, 5 Taliban Killed’ in Kunduz Clashes

Iran’s FM Zarif compares US ‘disinfectant’ advice to Iran deal comments

France rejects US should get coronavirus vaccine first

Many confined to their rooms and forbidden visits in effort to contain coronavirus outbreak

Iran: US sponsors terrorists, not qualified to assess other countries’ anti-terror efforts

‘So far so good,’ says Sir John Bell, regius professor of medicine at Oxford University

36.5 million Americans file for unemployment benefits

Iran says test kits sent to Turkey, though with delay, despite Turkish denial of delivery

Mixed reactions as Venezuela extends coronavirus lockdown

Trump ramps up expulsion of child migrants, citing coronavirus

Brazil passes France in recorded coronavirus cases to become world’s 6th country

Iran urges world to take action against Israeli occupation of Palestine

European shares drop as Powell fans recovery fears

Trump deepens rift with Fauci on US reopening amid Fed warning

Venezuelan prison director, 5 soldiers to be charged over prison riot deaths

Report reveals UK attempt to turn Syria Alawites against Assad

Libya rebels attack Tripoli’s main hospital

Saudi-led coalition continues attacks on Yemen despite epidemic

Resistance should be given freedom to counter Israeli annexation plot: Palestine’s Hamas

Cuba dismisses US labeling as country not cooperating in counterterrorism

Oil prices could go negative again: US commodities regulator warns

US threatens to trigger return of UN Iran sanctions as Russia reaffirms opposition

UN warns of global mental health crisis due to COVID-19 pandemic

325K households could be evicted over COVID-19 in NY City

High COVID-19 fatality rate among Afro-Americans due to ‘Rampant racism’ under Trump: Iran

Afghans Have to Take Care of Their Country: Trump

Divisions in EU over economic recovery plans

Whistleblower: US could face virus rebound in ’darkest winter’

Trump admin. sends list of Obama-era officials to Congress over Flynn case

Washington, DC extends coronavirus stay-at-home order through June 8

World must learn how to live with coronavirus: WHO

Israel sees Syria as existential threat: Hezbollah chief Nasrallah

Jared Kushner in damage control over questioning 2020 vote

WHO ’appalled’ by attack on maternity hospital in Kabul

Iran eases curbs on exports of COVID-19 test kits, PPEs

Irish leader Adams’ convictions quashed by Supreme Court

Robert De Niro: Trump doesn’t care how many people die from COVID-19

Israel’s US-backed annexation scheme bound to fail: Iran parliamentary body

Iran enacts law on granting residency to foreign investors

Malaysian PM delays confidence vote citing virus battle

Amiens start legal case after France Ligue 1 relegation

China warns France not to harm bilateral ties by selling weapons to Taiwan

US reports record $738 billion budget deficit in April

Iran vows harsh response to any US escapade after Trump veto of war powers resolution

Dominic Raab under renewed pressure over Sacoolas extradition

Iran’s care home death toll from coronavirus among lowest in the world

75 Boko Haram Takfiri militants killed in cross-border security operations, Niger says

Trump’s approval rating dips amid mounting coronavirus death toll

Workers in India set to face longer days, lower pay in ‘race to the bottom’

China ends Australia beef imports amid COVID-19 dispute

Turkey’s dithering on Iran gas imports and US link

Most evil administration in US history at helm: President Rouhani

Cases of rare coronavirus-linked disease in kids rising in US

Iran’s Army rejects media propaganda about naval accident, says probe still ongoing

Pompeo in Israel to talk annexation as Palestinian rage boils over

Russia suspends use of ventilators implicated in hospital fires

England tiptoes out of full lockdown as economy plunges

259 New Coronavirus Cases Confirmed in Afghanistan

Kabul Hospital Attack Death Toll Rises to 24

England tiptoes out of full lockdown as economy plunges

Israeli forces fatally shoot Palestinian teen south of al-Khalil amid rising tensions

FBI accidentally names Saudi official suspected of supporting 9/11 hijackers: Yahoo News

Republicans win House seats in California and Wisconsin

Madrid residents protest government management of coronavirus crisis

World’s coronavirus caseload at 4.34mn, EU to push for opening of borders

Turkey: UAE bringing chaos to Mideast through interventions in Libya, Yemen

Top public health officials, Democratic and Republican senators voice concerns over coronavirus

EU too dependent on imports amid medicines shortage

Russia: US claim of Iran nuclear deal membership ‘ridiculous’ after unilateral withdrawal

Yemen’s Ansarullah blame Riyadh for imminent Red Sea pollution

Coronavirus rages through more provinces in war-ravaged Yemen

Muslims observe night of destiny, pray for coronavirus elimination

UK coronavirus outbreak kills at least 20,000 in care homes: Official data

Taliban strongly reacts to Ghani’s order to Afghan forces to revive offensive operations

Pompeo shares demand with Afghan govt, Taliban after deadly Kabul, Nangarhar attacks

’Really serious’ consequences if US reopens too quickly: Fauci

More US troops die during training than in combat operations

Saudi activists decry state for forcing nation under poverty line

UK adopts strong security approach to coronavirus crisis management

42,000 flee violence in north Nigeria, south Niger: UN

Racism is ingrained in US law enforcement: Analyst

French govt. management of PPE has left elderly exposed to coronavirus: Report

Lebanon govt. decides to shut down for 4 days, fearing second virus wave

Iran exports to Eurasian countries surge by nearly 70%: Official

Pakistani nurses boycott work, stage protest for better working conditions

US government defies Anne Sacoolas Interpol notice

HRW slams Israel’s ’discriminatory’ land policies against Palestinians

Bulging US deficits may threaten prized Pentagon arms projects

Foreign Minister Zarif: Iran, US not engaged in any negotiations

Venezuela nabs more US-linked mercenaries, Washington in denial

WHO urges vigilance as world tiptoes out of virus lockdown

Israeli army soldier killed by rock thrown at his head during West Bank raid

Saudi-backed Hadi regime threatens to ‘confront’ UAE-aligned separatists in S Yemen

24 Killed in Nangarhar Funeral Bombing

4,963 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan

‘Civilians Killed’ in Govt Airstrike in Balkh: Residents

War thrust back Yemen development 21 years: UNDP

China launches 2 satellites for Internet of Things project

Iran holds funeral procession for 19 victims of naval exercise incident

France urging EU partners to consider firm response to Israel’s West Bank annexation: Diplomats

Iran playing good host to millions of Afghan migrants for 4 decades

French Open could be held without fans

Venezuela renegade figure’s advisers resign after botched op to kidnap Maduro

’Trump Death Clock’ counts preventable US coronavirus deaths

WHO chief ‘has no mandate’ to invite Taiwan to World Health Assembly

US coronavirus outbreak unleashes wave of fraud amid scarcity, fear

Turkey reopens shops after two months of virus closure

Trump abruptly ends press conference after clash with reporters

UK lockdown measures modified; public not convinced

Trump to claim ’absolute immunity’ from subpoenas in US Supreme Court appeal

US must stop acting callously, let Iranian hostages go: Foreign Ministry

Russia says expects ‘hot battles’ at UN Security Council over Iran arms embargo

Nearly 2k US Dept. of Justice officials ask Barr to resign over dropping Flynn case

Kabul’s Dasht-e-Barchi attack; dozens killed, wounded

Coronavirus cases rise in UAE amid relaxed restrictions

Pompeo, Netanyahu ‘two mobsters’ plotting Palestine’s eradication: Analyst

IranAir to partially resume international flights on May 14

’Key’ Daesh Leaders Arrested in Kabul: NDS

Senior British diplomat missing for five days

Palestinian PM urges intl. recognition for Palestine in case of Israel annexation

Bahrain’s disruption of anti-Israel event ‘unlawful’, in line with normalization policy: Wefaq

Coronavirus cases surpass 100,000 in Persian Gulf Arab states

Model shows US death toll from COVID-19 keeps rising

Israel terrified of Hezbollah’s capabilities, cannot escape balance of terror: Legislator

Amid media war, China slams Washington’s ‘ideological bias’

Iranian scientist will return home soon if tested negative for COVID-19: FM Zarif

Trump regime lies, deception, arrogance, and threats to humanity

Syria says botched attack from Colombia part of US conspiracy against Venezuela

Police federation complains of ‘loose’ lockdown rules

White House considers more coronavirus aid as jobs picture worsens

Iraq’s independence, political stability of high importance to Iran: President Rouhani

US holds world record in lying: Iran Health Ministry

Govt Temporarily Stops Release of Taliban Prisoners

Taliban shows willing-signs to get along with India

Saudi Arabia to impose austerity measures amid coronavirus crisis, oil collapse

Coronavirus: 5 La Liga players test positive

4.18mn infected with coronavirus; China, South Korea see new emerging clusters

US aircraft transfer Daesh terrorists from Syria to Iraq: Badr

Trump culpable in deaths of thousands of Americans: Prof. Chomsky

19 martyred, 15 injured in naval incident in S Iran: Report

Researchers concerned mutations in some strains may help coronavirus spread

Libya rebels intensify campaign to overtake Tripoli

285 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Afghanistan

6 Afghan Forces Killed in ’Taliban Attack’ in Laghman: MoD

Video shows US black man killed by white ex-cop and his son, DOJ probe sought

India, China troops scuffle along disputed border: Indian army

Coronavirus, other diseases grip Yemen amid five-year Saudi war

Lack of clarity over visa policy during pandemic leaves families in limbo

Fauci to testify before US Senate about pandemic

Eiffel Tower screens portraits of front-line workers in tribute

Iranian vessel involved in fatal incident: Report

Iranian, Afghan FMs discuss reports of migrants drowned at border

Germany: Protesters rally against coronavirus restrictions in Cologne

JCPOA withdrawal to be remembered as everlasting US disgrace: Iran FM spox

Obama committed ‘biggest political crime in American history,’ Trump says

US unemployment rate ‘to get worse’ amid pandemic: Treasury

UK nations in open rebellion over lockdown relaxation

Iran receiving orders for COVID-19 test kits from 8 countries: Official

Ankara threatens to target Haftar’s forces if they continue to attack Turkey’s interests

Only Syrian people decide country’s future, type of government: Iran Foreign Ministry

Yemen urges UN to pressure Saudi-led coalition over offloading stranded oil tanker

US army killed 108 Afghan civilians in 2019: Pentagon

Nicola Sturgeon defies London over lockdown relaxation

China refutes ’two dozen lies’ by US politicians over COVID-19 pandemic

Swiss humanitarian channel not enough to meet Iran’s needs: UN envoy

Israel’s annexation plan means end to peace illusions: Palestinian official

Protesters clash with police in Hong Kong mall amid virus restrictions

COVID-19 pushes US-China relations to lowest point in decades

Unilateral sanctions hamper Syria’s fight against coronavirus pandemic: UN envoy

Iraq’s PMU forces kill Daesh top leader in Diyala, thwart infiltration in Anbar

Enhanced Iran-Iraq ties serve common interests, promote regional peace: Rouhani

More than 1,000 line up for food in rich Geneva amid virus shutdown

Coronavirus lockdown aggravates Syrian refugees conditions

Norwegian parties urge end to Israeli siege of Gaza amid coronavirus

Riots resume in Iraq after three months of relative calm

Iran says ready for prisoner swap, won’t accept any US preconditions

Bundesliga 2: Dresden puts entire squad in two-week quarantine

ICC rejects Australia’s ’unfounded’ challenge to probing Israeli war crimes

Protracted Saudi war draws Turkey to Yemen after Libya

Ethiopia admits shooting down Kenyan aircraft in Somalia

Over 4.1mn now infected with coronavirus globally, 280K+ dead

Three kids died in New York of illness linked to coronavirus: Cuomo

Heavy rocket attack by Libya rebels damages airport in Tripoli, kills 6

Three key US coronavirus officials in self-quarantine after COVID-19 exposure: Reports

US Navy warns China against ’bullying’ others in S China Sea amid rising tensions

Navajo nation reels under weight of coronavirus – and history of broken promises

Venezuelan military seizes Colombian combat vessels, weapons

Pompeo to visit Israel to discuss Iran influence, W Bank annexation

Venezuela issues arrest warrant for 3 in US for role in failed plot

Barr under pressure for dropping case against Trump ex-adviser, Flynn

New Iraqi PM meets Iranian, American envoys after his first cabinet session

Watford to oppose Premier League neutral venue proposals

361 new cases of coronavirus recorded in Afghanistan in past 24 hours

Taliban Releases 28 Govt Prisoners in Herat

3,776 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan

Khost Police Chief Killed In Taliban Blast

Trump targeting China to take virus blame off himself at home: Analyst

US does not seek to leave region, has to be forcibly expelled by resistance: Senior Iraqi cleric

Iran urges US to end its ‘abject unilateralism’

US mercenary says group plotted to seize Venezuela’s presidential palace

Saudi tribe hit by bloody forceful eviction measures for bin Salman’s ambitious NEOM project

Tensions and backlash over US coronavirus crisis as states reopen

UAE turns Saudi into its subordinate in Libya war: Report

US diplomat warns Arab allies against ties with China

Venezuela to go ahead with prosecuting detained US mercenaries

US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar has succumbed to AIPAC pressure: Analyst

Ansarullah slams Saudi Arabia, UAE for using television programs to promote Israel

Trump ‘personally ordered’ marine incursion into Venezuela: Maduro

German counterintel. chief apologizes to Tel Aviv over wiping Israel off map

Amnesty urges Jordan to offer medical care to displaced Syrians amid pandemic

UN chief warns against ‘tsunami of hatred’ amid pandemic

Senior US scientist says Trump administration ignored virus warnings

Fiorentina registers 6 new COVID-19 cases

North Korea slams South’s ‘provocative’ drills, congratulates China for victory over pandemic

US pulling Patriot missiles from Saudi oil facilities: Report

Magnitude 5.1 quake jolts Tehran

US Justice Dept. drops case against Trump’s ex-adviser Flynn

Black man shot dead by police in Indianapolis; video prompts calls for probe

Senate fails to override Trump veto of Iran war powers resolution

UN Security Council to address Israel’s annexation plan later this month: Palestine UN envoy

Israel’s annexation plan shuts door on ’peace talks’ with Palestinians: UN chief

Woman who was on flight from Stansted to Poland last week says distancing was impossible

Afghanistan public health minister tested positive for coronavirus

US in no position to comment on Iran nuclear deal: Foreign Ministry

US’s Khalilzad Meets with Indian Officials on Afghan Peace

Birtions to stage International Quds Day rally amid coronavirus pandemic

Turkish troops, allied militants cut drinking water supply to northeastern Syria

Millions more Americans join the unemployment line

Trump’s Wuhan Lab Conspiracy Theory a baseless disinformation campaign

Spanish firefighters build disinfection shower to ease decontamination of PPE users

Russia’s Lavrov: US’ ‘illegal’ sanctions hamper Iran’s fight against coronavirus pandemic

Government confirms 400,000 Turkish gowns are useless for NHS

Trump’s hatred of Democrats reflected in his paranoia

Israel’s top court allows scandal-tainted Netanyahu to form new administration

Saudi warships kill four, including child, in Yemen’s Hajjah

Oil crisis, coronavirus taking toll on Saudi Crown Prince

Khan says India could launch false flag operation against Pakistan, under infiltration pretext

Indian forces kill top pro-independence commander in Kashmir

UN agency calls for nearly $60mn to protect health, safety of Yemeni women, girls

US military killed 132 civilians globally in 2019: Pentagon

Detained US mercenary says he plotted Maduro’s capture

Iraqi MPs approve al-Kadhimi’s cabinet, ending months of deadlock

Rising China-US tensions not conducive to cooperation: EU ambassador

Trump says Coronavirus worse ’attack’ than Pearl Harbor, 9/11

NY governor says states making a mistake by reopening amid rising virus cases

Iraqi territory won’t be used as launching ground against others: Al-Kadhimi

US’s Khalilzad Meets With Taliban Deputy Leader in Qatar

171 New Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan, Total 3,563

Coronavirus crisis threatens eurozone’s survival: EC

PM Johnson indicates lockdown relaxation by early next week

Pompeo spars with reporters over Wuhan lab claims

Iran scientist jailed in US due back home soon after recovery from COVID-19: MP

Iran Intelligence Ministry busts two terrorist groups, confiscates their arms cache

Iran health sector gets another $260 mln in rescue over pandemic

US ready to recognize Israel ‘sovereignty’ in West Bank, Friedman says

Iran denies any role in Afghan border incident but says ready to cooperate for investigation

Former Tory minister drops out of London mayoral race

Coronavirus spread swiftly around world in late 2019, study suggests

US private sector lost 20.2 million jobs in April: ADP

China’s UN envoy slams ‘absurd’ US politicization of new coronavirus

Indian ministry website crashes in repatriation ‘panic’ amid pandemic

Facility near Pyongyang Airport linked to N Korea’s missile program: Report

Malaria breakthrough as scientists find microbe ’that can stop’ mosquitoes spreading deadly disease

Will a coronavirus vaccine be accessible to everyone or only the privileged few?

China says its new space station will be completed by 2022

Iran won’t accept violation of UNSC resolution on arms ban, Rouhani warns US

Rockets strike near Baghdad airport, cause no casualties

China says ‘political virus’ of violent protests must be removed in Hong Kong

Trump: Democrats ‘want us to fail so they can win election’

Global COVID-19 cases near 3.7mn mark, with over 257K deaths

Kushner’s inexperienced volunteers kept ’VIP’ list of leads for medical supplies

Kenya urges Somalia to speedily investigate fatal plane crash

Trump denies US role in mercenary incursion attempt into Venezuela

US, UK launch trade talks, pledge quick deal as virus ravages global economy

Iran dismisses US claim about mistreatment of Afghan migrants as bitter joke

Coronavirus killing more blacks in US than any other group: Study

Russia’s Putin awards WWII medal to North Korea’s Kim

Massive fire breaks out at UAE residential tower, seven injuries reported

UN warns of rapid virus spread in American continent’s prisons

Covid19 slipping 70 Million Pakistanis below poverty line

Mnuchin sued for denying "citizen children" their stimulus money

Israel threatens to continue aggression across region, endangers lives

Fears over spiraling youth unemployment in EU

Contact tracing apps threaten democracy in Europe

Top US general: We don’t know if coronavirus emerged from Chinese lab

Six dead as plane carrying coronavirus aid crashes in Somalia

Kashmir sees no end to deadly violence amid pandemic

Afghanistan Coronavirus updates: 168 new cases, total 3,392

Taliban, Afghan Govt Not Fulfilling Terms: Esper

Afghan Forces Raid Daesh Hideout North of Kabul

Libyan government forces launch offensive to liberate key airbase from Haftar rebels

Virgin Atlantic to cut over 3,000 jobs, move flights to Heathrow as COVID-19 bites

US Embassy in London refuses to meet Dunn family

Iran sends first batch of COVID-19 test kits to Germany

Federal government making more people sick in US

US must remove sanctions if it truly seeks to help Iran in virus fight: Rouhani

Afghan government releases over 100 Taliban prisoners

RAF bombs Iraq for second time in a month

Kashmir photojournalists win Pulitzer for lockdown coverage

Ecuadorians call for government to step down over handling of COVID-19 pandemic

US forfeited any right to seek renewal of UN arms embargo on Iran: European diplomats

COVID-19 will start killing about 3,000 Americans daily: Report

DFL confirms 10 positive tests in top divisions

Govts. cautiously lifting lockdowns as COVID-19 deaths surpass quarter-of-a-million

Iraq mounts counter-terrorism operations amid warnings of US-Daesh plot to split region

Lebanon summons German envoy to protest blacklisting of Hezbollah

Russia decries Pulitzer Prize board for awarding anti-Moscow articles

Fate of Israel’s scandal-hit PM at stake as coalition deal faces legal challenge

Sudan appoints first ambassador to US in over 25 years

Researchers double US coronavirus death forecast, citing eased restrictions

Total Reported Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan: 3,224

WHO, intel reject Trump, Pompeo’s claim COVID-19 originated from Wuhan laboratory

Daesh used gorge near ex-bastion in Syria to dump corpses: HRW

Russia raps US for obstructing IMF’s loan to Iran, Syria amid COVID-19 pandemic

US to borrow in a quarter over twice as much as it did last year

Palestine to cancel all Israel, US deals if annexation plot goes ahead: Abbas

Venezuela arrests 2 US citizens linked to incursion attempt +Videos

Italy enters phase-two of Covid-19 emergency

Security guard shot dead after telling customer to put on a face mask

Spanish La Liga agree training resumption

WHO says virus ’natural in origin’, and ’will be with us for a long time’

Syria’s air defenses thwart aerial missile attack in skies of Aleppo: SANA

US planning to give 40k unused green cards to doctors, nurses amid covid-19 pandemic

US milestone of 100,000 virus deaths likely by June

Trump rattles sabers as US struggles with coronavirus pandemic

Nasrallah: Germany bowing to US will in blacklisting Hezbollah as terrorist org.

Israel demolishes Palestinian agricultural structures in Jordan Valley

Assad: Syria facing unjust embargo in its fight against pandemic

Iran to launch 5 new free trade zones

PM Johnson urged to intervene by Harry’s brother Niall Dunn

China slams Pompeo’s ‘insane’ remarks about coronavirus lab origin

Rouhani: US cutting WHO funding hampers global fight against pandemic

Trade minister and Johnson ally avoids harsh punishment in corruption case

No end to US propaganda war on China and Iran

Unknown terrorists murder nine policemen in Syria’s Dara’a

US forces transport imprisoned Daesh terrorists from Syria to Iraq: SANA

Iran parliament approves currency overhaul bill

Two North Korea defectors apologize for rumor about Kim’s death

EU warns against suspension of children vaccination amid pandemic

US records deadliest day from coronavirus in 24 hours: WHO

Trump administration pushing to rip global supply chains from China: Officials

Non-NHS healthcare staff had less access to COVID-19 tests

Venezuela on high alert after abortive US-backed military raid

OPCW insiders slam ‘hyper-politicized’ report on Syria chemical attack

Iran to export coronavirus test kits to Germany, Turkey

Trump: COVID-19 death toll in US could reach 100,000

PMU repels several Daesh attacks as report warns of US-Saudi scheme to revive group

China’s state news agency ridicules slow US response to outbreak in Lego-like animation

‘Panorama’ reported vital items of PPE were left out of UK’s stockpile

Global coronavirus cases top 3.5mn; India likely hit by second wave

Trump says more needs to be done to ease economic hit of coronavirus pandemic

US processes over $500 bln in small business loans to stem coronavirus fallout

Protesters condemn rising violence against journos in Pakistan

Germany’s Interior Minister backs Bundesliga restart

US House war hawks write to Pompeo over UN arms embargo on Iran

Washington bashes Beijing again with Wuhan lab claims

Fierce gun battles leave 9 dead in India-controlled Kashmir

Venezuela says foils marine incursion by terrorists, kills 8 assailants

Russian forces block US convoy in northeast Syria as tensions rise

Business community calling on government to prepare for end of lockdown

Foreign direct investment to Iran down at $854 mln in year ending March: Report

Michael Gove continues anti-EU offensive in Northern Ireland

235 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed in Afghanistan

Coronavirus update: Global cases pass 3.4mn, curve flattening in some countries

May the 3rd – World Press Freedom Day

Afghan Govt ’Releases 100 Taliban Detainees’ in Kabul: Source

Afghan Peace Process Must Include Press Freedom: UN

Brazil’s Supreme Court blocks President Bolsonaro’s move to expel Venezuelan diplomats

Mossad behind German blacklisting of Hezbollah: Israeli TV

Saudi Arabia mulling tight measures to curb coronavirus impact on economy

Iran to reopen mosques in low-risk areas from Monday

Coronavirus taking heavy toll on US prison population

Thousands protest Netanyahu-Gantz alliance deal ahead of trial

Inter-Korean tensions: Cross-border fire exchanged a day after Kim’s reemergence

US, Saudi Arabia trying to revive Daesh in Iraq: Badr organization

Saudi jets hit convoy of food, medicine in Yemen amid coronavirus

US aviation sector cuts more jobs amid travel meltdown

China’s state news agency ridicules slow US response to outbreak in Lego-like animation

US missed chances to slow coronavirus spread: Senior CDC official

Trump tells Netanyahu not to cherry-pick ’deal of century’

Iran’s warning: Nuclear deal will die forever if arms ban extended

Kieran Trippier charged with breaching FA betting rules

US deploys 4 B-1 bombers, 200 troops to Guam for China ‘deterrence’

Too risky to come home, crew of ’clean’ US warship in coronavirus limbo

Trump may rehire sacked ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn

European Road Cycling Championships postponed by year

US using Daesh attacks as pretext to extend its Iraq presence: Asa’ib chief

We’re modern slaves’: US meat plant workers emerge in frontline of covid-19 war

Trump slams top US legislator as ’Crazy Nancy P’ for not reconvening House

US, Taliban engage in Twitter row

Starmer abruptly changes Labour policy on Kashmir

Europe: 1.5-million-plus coronavirus cases recorded

Syrian civilian shot dead by US military forces in Dayr al-Zawr: SANA

Iran allows issuance of $1.12bn worth of sukuk bonds under current budget

Islamic Jihad censures Germany’s blacklisting Hezbollah

In city of Manaus hit by coronavirus, prisoners take guards hostage

Zarif: US pouring weapons all over globe while seeking arms embargo against Iran

Buffett’s Berkshire posts nearly $50 billion loss as coronavirus causes pain

Fauci to testify before Congress on COVID-19 outbreak in US

In Argentina, protesters decry lack of govt. assistance amid coronavirus pandemic

Germany labeling Hezbollah terrorist out of fear from ‘child-killing’ Israel: Iran’s security chief

Rival Saudi, UAE-backed militants engage in clashes in Yemen’s Socotra

Assange’s life in danger in London prison amid virus: Partner

Trump’s ‘farcical’ comments about coronavirus is worsening crisis: Analyst

Russia to replace human soldiers with robots in combat: Report

Trump follows ‘British lead’ in China-bashing over virus spread: Expert

US imposes new sanctions on Iran amid coronavirus crisis

IRGC Navy warned US to leave drill area, will pursue them: Commander

Daesh attack kills 10 Hashd al-Sha’abi forces in Iraq

Gun-toting protesters in US occupy streets amid virus chaos

World should continue to learn how Wuhan dealing with COVID-19: WHO official

Some 130 British MPs call for sanctions on Israel over West Bank annexation

Trump increases his estimate of COVID deaths in US to 100,000

Trump: New tariffs on China ’certainly an option’

White House blocks Fauci from testifying to Congress on coronavirus response

Hungarian Formula 1 Grand Prix to be held without fans

179 New Coronavirus Cases Reported in Afghanistan, Total 2,469

CGTN animation shows how Americans view Trump’s anti-virus performance

Abdullah Reports Progress in Political Negotiations

2,335 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan

Tehran urges US to release Iranian scientist infected with COVID-19

S Korea hints denial of Trump’s claim of deal to pay more for US troops

Pakistan FM lauds Iran Leader’s ‘continued support’ for Kashmir

Chief ICC prosecutor affirms Palestinian statehood, says court can probe Israeli crimes

UK ethnic minorities dying in greater numbers from COVID-19

Iran to cut dependence on Russia for maintenance of Bushehr nuclear plant

Coronavirus and other causes driving surge in US deaths

Syria, Iran, Yemen slam Germany for complying with US, Israeli dictates to ban Hezbollah

Most of Mecca’s population may be infected: Saudi medical sources

Pressure growing on Biden to respond to sexual assault allegation

Economic figures show grim toll in Europe and US from virus

ECB says eurozone faces historic economic slump amid corona crisis

Turkey warns UAE against hostile stance towards Ankara

Paris Saint-Germain crowned champions of French Ligue 1

Trump says virus may have originated in China lab, threatens tariffs

Nearly 70 dead in coronavirus outbreak at US veterans home

Israeli choppers launch rocket attacks against southern Syria: Reports

German blacklisting of Hezbollah only serves Israel interests: Iran

Historic win for PSC against UK government

PM: UK "past the peak" of the coronavirus outbreak and "on the downward slope"

Trump calls Biden ‘incompetent,’ dismisses polls showing his lead

7 M Afghan Children at Risk of Hunger: Save the Children

Afghanistan Likely Facing COVID-19 ‘Health Disaster’: SIGAR

Libya UN-backed GNA rejects Haftar truce, says does not trust his offer

PM: UK "past the peak" of the coronavirus outbreak and "on the downward slope"

US no longer party to JCPOA: EU on Washington’s anti-Iran bid

Russia ready to sell Iraq S-400 missile systems upon Baghdad request: Ambassador

Lebanon approves economic rescue plan, eyes IMF aid

Coronavirus originated in China but was ’not manmade or genetically modified’: US intel community

US attempts to present itself as part of Iran nuclear deal have ’no future’: Russian envoy

Yemen war a quagmire for Saudi Arabia like America’s Vietnam War: Scholar

India committing war crimes in Kashmir under cover of coronavirus pandemic: PM Imran Khan

Cabinet minister denies care homes overlooked; admits ‘a real focus’ on NHS

Lloyds Group’s first quarter pretax profit virtually erased by provisions against expected bad loans due to pandemic

Trump warned Saudis to cut oil production or lose US military support: Reuters

E3 agrees with Iran: US is out of JCPOA, cannot push for arms embargo renewal: Reports

Twitter opens up data for researchers to study COVID-19 spread

‘Indian artillery fire kills Pakistani soldier, 2 civilians in Kashmir’

Russia: US use of low-yield nukes would still be nuclear attack, draw retaliation

Paradox Of Saudi King’s Law-Less Decrees

Libya Caught Between Proxy War And International Differences

Is Bin Zayed Selling Bin Salman For Yemen’s Socotra?

US virus toll nears 61,000; Trump says won’t extend social distancing

‘Iran will target US bases with missiles if it faces security threat: Senior official

Turkey deployed US-made HAWK missiles to Idlib: Syria’s UN envoy

Oil prices surge over 10% amid signs fuel demand picking up

UAE delegation visits Sudan to recruit mercs for Libya rebel commander: Report

UNSC voices concern about secessionist bid in south Yemen

‘Saudis pursuing hidden agenda in southern Yemen’

COVID-19 to cause record emissions fall in 2020: IEA

Decade of US growth ends as Fed warns of more virus hardship ahead

Top Democrat opposes defense industry funds in next coronavirus relief bill

Germany’s economy to suffer biggest slump this year, govt. warns

WHO lauds Iran’s initiatives to fight coronavirus pandemic

EU airlines face ruin due to COVID-19

UN envoy says Myanmararmy still committing ‘crimes against humanity’

German, Dutch and Finnish MotoGP races canceled

Fitch downgrades Italy’s credit rating amid growing dissatisfaction

US fails to take lessons from Vietnam War fiasco

Five Civilians Killed in Roadside Blast in Ghazni

No sight of Kim, real risk of famine in N Korea: US secy of state

GOP under pressure over pro-Trump approach, some believe it should distance itself

Trump mocks White House bid for Palestinian-American who quit GOP

RAF chief taunts Russian air force after routine encounter

Human Rights Watch decries arbitrary arrest of two women in Egypt

US tells UN to renew Iran arms embargo in breach of nuclear deal

Boeing to cut workforce by 10% and reduce 787 production due to pandemic

Labour demands transparency on Patel bullying inquiry

Rouhani, Imran Khan call for more trade ties as Pakistan PM blasts US sanctions on Iran

Saudi writer asks Netanyahu to ‘wipe Palestinians off the world’

Rouhani to US: This waterway is called Persian Gulf, not ‘New York’ Gulf

His warnings unheeded, Iranian scientist contracts coronavirus in US jail

New satellite images suggest North Korea’s leader at favorite resort

US economy contracted most since Great Recession over coronavirus

In letter to Trump, Erdogan calls for better US understanding of strategic Turkey ties amid pandemic

4 injured in stabbing incident in German city

Tensions rise between China, Australia over call for coronavirus probe

Saudi Arabia, US urge UAE-aligned separatists to rescind self-rule in southern Yemen

Pandemic growing slowly in most countries, US still grappling with worst outbreak

’Any US infringement of Iran territorial waters will draw tough response’

Coronavirus cases aboard 2nd US warship still rising, reaching 64

Mozambique forces killed 129 militants in a month

3 Killed, 8 Wounded in Suicide Attack in Kabul

Americans losing faith in what Trump says about coronavirus: Reuters/Ipsos poll

US considering covid-19 tests on international flights

US coronavirus death toll surpasses American fatalities in Vietnam War

Hillary Clinton endorses Joe Biden’s presidential bid

Charity urges sanctions relief on Syria, Iran, Venezuela amid pandemic

Putin extends Russia’s lockdown for two weeks, prepares to ease in mid-May

Charity forecasts one billion coronavirus cases, warns rapid outbreak in refugee camps

France’s top two leagues will not resume this season

Chinese military warns US warship to leave South China Sea

Top US doctor who treated coronavirus patients dies

One million Yemenis risk losing shelter due to lack of funds: UN

Fuel truck bomb kills 40 in Turkish-controlled northwestern Syria city

Schumer calls for hearings on Trump’s ’abject failure at implementing’ coronavirus relief

US to face tough battle in pushing plan to extend UN Iran arms embargo: Diplomats

Libyan strongman dismisses UN unity pact, vows to form own govt.

Trump ignored repeated virus warnings in Jan. and Feb.: US media

Italian Serie A set to resume training in May

Brazil: Health workers protest working conditions outside hospital in Sao Paulo

Oil prices extend falls on storage concerns

Palestinian group says has captured Israeli military drone flying over Gaza

US ready to recognize Israeli ‘sovereignty’ in occupied Palestinian lands

One in three Americans found losing work, income due to coronavirus

French GP postponed due to pandemic crisis

UK coronavirus response utterly hypocritical, says UN poverty expert

The end of globalisation won’t be televised, despite the hopes of the Western 99% (2/2)

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un ‘alive and well:’ South Korea

Syria air defenses down Israeli missiles over Damascus

Social distancing will continue through summer in US: White House health expert

Baby girl and three-year-old boy die after knife attack in London home

Turkish forces gun down two protesters in northwest Syria

Boris Johnson says lockdown cannot yet be eased as UK faces ’maximum risk’

Global COVID-19 caseload grows slowly, contagion curve flattens in Europe

Doctors warn UK protective equipment shortages worsening

China eases restrictions on exports of some coronavirus equipment

White House mulls replacing Alex Azarover botched coronavirus response

Spanish coast guard rescues 49 migrants near Gran Canaria

US blocking Iran media outlet stark infringement of freedom of expression : Foreign Ministry

Iraq serious about US troops pullout, negotiations will start next June: Spokesman

Trump expanding war on WHO far beyond aid freeze as he seeks COVID-19 scapegoat: Report

Iran FM, UN chief urge humanitarian aid for Yemen amid COVID-19 pandemic

Bank attacked with explosive in Lebanon amid economic crisis

Saudi TV’s lionizing of Jewish woman in Ramadan angers Arabs

Car protesters in US demand economic relief for needy amid pandemic

Coronavirus: Minks test positive for COVID-19 at two Dutch farms

Cut US funding for the World Health Organization

Will Participatory Government Help End Afghanistan Impasse?

Three Bin Salman’s Weak Spots Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

What’s Behind Trump Threat To Attack Iranian Naval Boats?

Afghanistan: COVID-19 Confirmed Cases Reach 1,531

North Korean leader’s train seen at resort town amid speculation about death

Israelis protest Netanyahu’s coalition deal amid corruption probe

Pandemic grows, most Muslim states usher in Ramadan under lockdown

NYC sees spike in disinfectant exposure cases after Trump’s comments

7 Afghan Forces Killed in Taliban Attack in Logar: Tribal Elders

Khalilzad Urges Taliban to Agree to Ceasefire

Boris Johnson to return to work as UK virus deaths pass 20,000

Hundreds of Venezuelan refugees stranded on Colombia border

UAE-backed separatists break with Saudi-sponsored militants, declare self-rule in southern Yemen

EU calls for Ramadan truce in Libya

US Army announces upcoming deployments to Mid-East, Europe

Satellite images reveal huge amounts of methane leaking from US oil fields

Deutsche Bank refuses to give US MPs info on recent Trump dealings

US Navy faces another major COVID-19 outbreak aboard warship in Pacific

Brazil: Bolsonaro supporters demand reopening of businesses in Sao Paulo

Aston Villa players defer 25% of salaries for four months

In four US state prisons, some 3,300 inmates test positive for coronavirus -- 96% without symptoms

Bill Gates: Coronavirus to cause pain ‘for years to come’

Americans too scared to go to work risk losing unemployment aid, experts say

US’s Treasury Dept. blocks, seizes website of ’Iran’ newspaper

Dominic Cummings embroiled in fresh controversy

Meteorite explodes, crashes into Brazil+video

Qatar repeats call for lifting of ‘unjust, unlawful’ Saudi-led blockade

’No evidence’ recovering from COVID-19 gives immunity, WHO says

Oxford-based pharmatech company uses artificial intelligence to find drug against COVID-19

Tories establish anti-China parliamentary group

Ayatollah Khamenei calls on Iranian people not to be afraid of US, bullying powers

Trump lacks a moral compass, playing with people’s lives: Analyst

COVID-19 exposes moral and ethical bankruptcy of US and the West

US opposition to IMF loan to Iran violates global right to health norm: Shamkhani

Trump owed tens of millions to Bank of China: Report

Coronavirus: WHO warns against ’immunity passports’ for recovered patients

President Rouhani: Iran closely watching US moves

Iran witnessing ‘declining trend’ in coronavirus deaths, infections

Daesh member goes on trial in Germany for genocide of Izadis, war crimes

UK govt. warned of coronavirus last year, leaked document reveals

IRGC’s satellite launch proved Iran stronger than before: US Senator

Peru indigenous warn of ’ethnocide by inaction’ as coronavirus hits Amazon tribes

US Navy seeks to reinstate fired captain of coronavirus-hit aircraft carrier

Saudi Arabia, al-Qaeda commit war crimes in Yemen in ‘unholy union’

China sent medical team to advise on North Korea’s Kim: Reuters

Muslims across Europe gear up for very different Ramadan amid pandemic

US seeking coronaviorus compensation political farce: China

Why has Spain been hit so hard by coronavirus pandemic?

World scurries for vaccine as virus death toll nears 200,000

Protesters dump body bags outside Trump Hotel to condemn his COVID response

COVID-19 Cases Reach 1,463 in Afghanistan

Afghanistan: COVID-19 Cases Reach 1,351

NATO: Urgent Need for Talks, Reduced Violence in Afghanistan

Afghan Forces Casualties: 98 killed in a Week

Coronavirus hits German businesses with ‘full fury’

Saudis launched oil price war after MBS-Putin shouting match: Report

The International Trade Centre, CARE Enterprises and Bamboo Capital Partners join forces to boost gender justice with the CARE-SheTrades Impact Fund

N Korean military plane activities on ‘unusual’ rise: Seoul

Biden leads Trump in three US states crucial in 2020 election: Poll

US groups urge Washington to end sanctions on Iran amid coronavirus

Iran declares Saturday as first day of holy month of Ramadan

Harassment of Indian Muslims rises over COVID-19 rumors

US fears Iran as natural hegemon of region: Analyst

Italy’s PM hails EU’s massive coronavirus recovery fund

With poor records on Muslims, Trump, Biden issue Ramadan blessings

Denmark blasts US ’insult’ of military buildup in Greenland

Dier charged after fan confrontation at Norwich game

Americans too scared to go to work risk losing unemployment aid, experts say

Big questions surround EU’s COVID-19 rescue plans

Trump suggests injecting disinfectant to treat coronavirus

Coronavirus latest: U.S. death toll nears 50,000 as Germany prepares for second wave

Gazans welcome Muslim holy month of Ramadan

EU agrees massive aid package of immediate support for member states

Ramadhan Awareness

Islamic Center of England announced Friday as last day of Sha’ban in Britain

Pompeo says US may never restore WHO funds; Democrats insist it must

Scientific, technological advances Iranians’ legitimate right: Foreign Ministry

NHS paid deposit for 400,000 protective gowns, but only 32,000 flown in

US congressman tells Iran to ’get its act together’ or prepare to ’meet Soleimani’

EU warns COVID-19 drug pushed by Trump could kill patients

UK experts recommend medical grade masks for health workers only

Coronavirus sparks intolerance towards minority Muslims in India

Russia dismisses as ‘baseless’ US claims on IRGC satellite launch

Libya’s UN-recognized GNA forces launch ’offensive’ against Haftar’s militia south of Tripoli

Russia excoriates US, allies over rejection of anti-sanction resolution at UN

Pandemic pushes South Korea’s economy into worst contraction since 2008

Iran Naval forces have orders to target US vessels if harassed: IRGC chief cmdr.

Iran says won’t give in to intimidation after US threat of naval action

US tracks Iran’s ‘Nour’ satellite as it enters into orbit

US oil giant to leave Venezuela on Trump order

Coronavirus: Pandemic ’fast becoming human rights crisis’ warns UN chief

Iran, Turkey stress preserving bilateral trade ties under coronavirus pandemic guidelines

US mass incarceration could add 100,000 deaths to coronavirus toll: US study

Iran stresses its sovereignty as redline regardless of who occupies Oval Office

Iran’s defense minister blasts ’aggressive’ US presence in Persian Gulf

50 New Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan, Total 1,226

Trump, Qatari Leader Discuss Afghanistan, Prisoner Release

In South Africa, police officers detained for flouting lockdown orders

Trump says ordered Navy to destroy Iranian boats ‘if they harass’ US ships

Prison Situation ’Terrible’: MP Report

Amnesty International urges Premier League to consider Saudi’s human rights record

Spain arrests one of Europe’s most-wanted Daesh terrorists

Trump praises border wall before banning immigration into US

Coronavirus: Spain wants EU to unite behind €1.5 trillion COVID-19 recovery fund

IRGC shoots Iran’s first military satellite into orbit

Australian frigate joins US fleet in South China Sea

Trump’s support for rallies against virus lockdown shows US in disarray: Rouhani

Israeli live fire, medical negligence kill 2 Palestinians

2 died with coronavirus weeks before 1st US virus death

‘Riyadh withholding bodies of 90 activists in violation of rights law’

World on brink of ‘hunger pandemic’ as coronavirus rages

UK PM Johnson under fire over handling of coronavirus crisis

China slams Australia for copying US, blaming Beijing for pandemic

Riots continue in economically-depressed Paris suburb

IRGC shoots Iran’s first military satellite into orbit

Lebanese protesters return to streets in car convoys amid virus outbreak

Hong Kong reshuffles cabinet to revive economy hit by pandemic

Militants massacre 52 villagers in northern Mozambique

CDC: 2nd coronavirus outbreak in US in winter could be ’even more difficult’

UN warns global hunger could be next big impact of Covid-19 pandemic

US blacks, Hispanics hardest hit by coronavirus-related job losses: Study

NRA had to spend $100 million for legal battles: Leaked tape

Death toll from Canada mass shooting rises to 23: Police

US stocks end sharply down for 2nd straight day

Total Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan Rises to 1,143

19 Afghan Forces Killed in Taliban Attacks

Afghanistan Among ’Deadliest Countries’ for Reporters: RSF

South Korean bank submits to US fine over Iran transactions

US threatens Turkey with sanctions over purchase of Russian S-400 systems

Death toll from Canada’s worst mass shooting reaches 19, number expected to rise: Police

South Korea, China say North Korea’s Kim not gravely ill as CNN claimed

Berlin parks filled with coronavirus-inspired street art

Turkish indictment gives details on how Saudi hit squad tried to hide traces of Khashoggi murder

Virus infections among US deportees reach Haiti, Mexico, Guatemala

Unrest continues in economically-depressed Paris suburb amid lockdown

Trump says to ban immigration into US over ‘coronavirus pandemic’

WHO says life with coronavirus must be considered new normal +World updates

ICRC helps SE Asian states contain coronavirus in congested prisons

66 New COVID-19 Confirmed Cases in Afghanistan, Total 1,092

COVID-19 updates: Countries slowly loosening lockdown as 2.4mn infected, 165k dead

3 Indian soldiers killed in Kashmir militant attack: India

COVID-19 has now killed over 160,000 globally, 2.3 million infected

China lab rejects US conspiracy theory about origin of coronavirus

Iran: US seeks to hide ’economic terrorism’ with arms embargo call

Hong Kong police arrest 15 over last year’s violent rallies

South Korea blocks test kits for Iran on Saudi-funded TV’s request

Dozens of Boko Haram militants found dead in Chad prison

993 Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan

COVID-19 has now killed over 160,000 globally, 2.3 million infected

Trump says some US states to reopen in coming days

UAE-backed separatists warn of ’imminent war’ with Saudi mercenaries in Yemen

‘Body bags’ laid outside Trump Hotel in New York to protest COVID-19 response

Many refugees on US deportation flight to Guatemala had coronavirus: Official

Europe’s COVID-19 death toll surpasses 100,000

Chelsea players in talks over pay cut

US asks China to revise export rules on coronavirus protective gear

Climate change: A major global threat

Afghanistan Short of RNA Extraction Kits

Lack of Kits Halts COVID-19 Testing in Balkh

At least five women, children die in food aid stampede in Nigeria

British government to investigate why BAME community worst-hit by COVID-19

Egypt court adds 13 Brotherhood members, associates to terrorist list

New York governor hits back at Trump over disparaging comments

America’s overflowing prison population fights back

Iraqi parliament demands Baghdad’s procurement of Russia’s S-400 missile system

Afghanistan’s education system launches platform for online classes

Iran’s main stock exchange records biggest daily jump ever

Iran’s defense ministry makes mass delivery of new drones to army

US may scale back CIA presence in Afghanistan to save peace deal

Earth-sized, habitable-zone exoplanet found hiding in Kepler data

US-backed militants escape al-Tanf base, defect to Syrian army

US seeks to tighten grip over Syrian oil as Damascus is busy battling COVID-19: Analyst

Coronavirus infections among Saudi royals ‘exceedingly surpassed’ previous figures

Bogged down Saudis look for exit from Yemen quagmire using COVID-19 as fig leaf: Report

Miami doctor handcuffed for helping homeless amid COVID-19 crisis

US urge for disaster in Persian Gulf rooted in imperialism

Coronavirus is far more widespread in US than previously thought: Study

Trump’s handling of coronavirus crisis ‘scandalous’: Analyst

France rejects US anti-China claim of COVID-19 link to Wuhan lab

Venezuela slams US over “vulgar” central bank funds seizure

US coronavirus crisis takes sharp political turn as Trump slams Democratic governors

COVID-19 crisis: 21 million Italians face economic hardship

US coronavirus death toll passes 35,000, cases top 700,000

Endorsements of Biden no longer have the cache they once had: Analyst

COVID-19 Cases Reach 933 in Afghanistan

Coronavirus likely to kill at least 300,000 Africans, push 29 million into extreme poverty: UNECA

Iran, Qatar agree to increase energy cooperation despite pandemic

UN chief calls for protection of Palestinian prisoners amid coronavirus pandemic

Fighting between Myanmar military, ethnic rebels kills 32: UN rights office

US coronavirus crisis exacerbates inequalities, political dysfunction

China rejects US claim of holding secret nuclear weapon tests underground

Bolsonaro fires Brazil’s popular health minister after virus clash

Coronavirus: China’s economy shrinks by 6.8% in worst downturn since 1970s

COVID-19 LIVE updates: Macron on EU’s ’moment of truth’, China revises figures upwards

China revises up death toll in Wuhan by 1,290, up 50%

Iran on brink of containing virus in most provinces: Health Minister

Syrian villagers force US military convoy to return to base

New fires rage near defunct Chernobyl nuclear plant in Ukraine

Most Americans critical of Trump’s handling of coronavirus pandemic: Poll

Iran’s defense minister blasts ’aggressive’ US presence in Persian Gulf

Saudi princess writes to king to plead for release from prison

US military task force prepares to secure capital amid coronavirus crisis: Report

US Republicans call for WHO chief to resign

Hard-hit European countries berated over care home deaths

US judge denies bid by Trump’s longtime adviser Roger Stone for new trial

US Open likely to be played in front of fans despite COVID-19 outbreak

PSG delivers 25,000 free meals to healthcare staff

6 Afghan Bagram Base Workers Killed in Attack

Afghanistan: Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Reach 906

Europe remains ’in the eye’ of coronavirus storm: WHO

56 New COVID-19 Confirmed Cases in Afghanistan, Total 840

UN Libya mission ‘alarmed’ by rise in violence, slams rebel shelling of Tripoli

World economy ’may face double recession’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Over two dozen Rohingya found starved to death on boat stranded for weeks

Israeli forces dismantle makeshift Palestinian coronavirus testing clinic

Coronavirus kills far more US health workers than official data suggests

Diplomatic spat continues between France and China over COVID-19 response

Gantz, Netanyahu fail to reach power-sharing deal, push Israel closer to 4th election

Oil near 18-year low on demand devastation warning

Saudi fighter jets strike Yemeni cities again despite ceasefire claim

COVID-19 lockdown spoils Kashmir’s picturesque spring season

As US economy falters, state governors mull May 1 reopening

US Navy claims 11 Iranian ships came close to its military vessels in PG

Global COVID-19 cases over 2 million, but true figures probably much higher

Asia’s 2020 growth to halt for 1st time in 60 years amid coronavirus pandemic: IMF

US records highest coronavirus death toll for second straight day

Most Herat COVID-19 Patients Treated at Home, Not Hospital

Brits set fire to mobile phone masts as coronavirus conspiracy theories take hold

IMF warns of social unrest amid coronavirus pandemic

Germany arrests 5 Daesh members planning attack on US bases

WHO chief expresses regret over Trump move to cut funding

Libya government forces score major gains against rebels

Venezuela, Iran discuss ties amid pandemic

US may need to extend social distancing for virus until 2022: Study says

World facing off against killer pathogen: Countries report more coronavirus infections, deaths

Trump’s name will be printed on coronavirus relief checks, sparking more criticism

UK arms giant sold £15bn in weapons to Saudi Arabia during Yemen war: Report

Migrant workers face predicament in Persian Gulf countries amid pandemic

Turkey: Stance on buying Russian S-400 unchanged; working group can resolve row with US

US military says coronavirus likely occurred naturally

Pakistan extends lockdown for two more weeks

Three COVID-19 vaccines approved for clinical trials: China

In hard-hit Florida, jobless workers struggle to get state aid

Trump ‘spoiling for a fight’ over economy reopening amid pandemic: Cuomo

Covid-19 threatening a chronic emergency in Europe’s refugee camps

Trump halts WHO funding as world scrambles to contain coronavirus pandemic

Obama endorses Biden to run against Trump in 2020 election

70 New COVID-19 Confirmed Cases in Afghanistan, Total 784

IMF: Global economy will suffer worst year since Great Depression

Fauci urges caution on coronavirus antibody tests

Sinn Féin leader recovers from severe case of COVID-19

Disturbing photos show bodies piled up in Detroit hospital

Ansarullah reports rise in Saudi-led aggression after truce claim

US expresses interest in discussing arms control, Russia ready to go ahead

Iran coronavirus fatalities drop to double figures for first time in month

Trump has little power to restart US economy

Hezbollah totally ready to confront Israeli military aggression at any time: Top official

India extends world’s largest virus lockdown to May 3

Sanders squanders America’s chances by endorsing Biden: Analyst

Saudi Arabia blocks Turkish state media outlets

Iran’s Army to unveil new achievements to help fight off coronavirus: Commander

‘Indian migrant workers living in squalid conditions in UAE susceptible to coronavirus infection’

North Korea test-fires multiple cruise missiles: South

Trump blasted for airing propaganda video at coronavirus briefing

Israeli political impasse: Gantz-Netanyahu miss coalition govt. deadline

Forest fire around defunct Chernobyl nuclear plant put out, Ukraine government says

UN agencies: 117 million children may miss measles shots due to COVID-19

US coronavirus death toll tops 23,000, outbreak may reach peak this week

Macron extends France’s COVID-19 lockdown until May 11

Prisoners in Ecuador make coffins in response to COVID-19 crisis

US deficit to soar to record $3.8 trillion in 2020, budget watchdog group says

Coronavirus: Global total of infected nears 2m

Khalilzad, Gen. Miller Meet with Taliban in Qatar

714 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan

Power outage hits more than 1 million people as severe weather batters US south

Four civilians killed in exchange of fire between India, Pakistan troops in Kashmir

US nursing home deaths soar past 3,600 in alarming surge

Hamas dismisses as ‘untrue’ reports of prisoner swap deal with Israel

Growing fears of hidden death toll at care homes

Locust raid creates food crisis for one million Ethiopians: UN

Coronavirus fear adds to already poor economy in Gaza, committee warns

Trump’s response to coronavirus pandemic ruining US reputation: Guardian

Iran FM discusses Yemeni, Afghan developments, anti-corona fight with counterparts

Israeli drones violate Lebanese airspace, buzz over Beirut, southern suburbs

US sailor from coronavirus-hit aircraft carrier dies after contracting virus

Coronavirus in Europe: Polish MPs set to debate abortion ban while lockdown prevents protest

China says not discriminating against ‘African brothers’ amid outbreak

Muslims attacked, ’nearly lynched’ amid coronavirus rumors in India: Report

US cannot treat world countries, intl. bodies as its subordinates: Iran

Tech firms shown to be using information to build ‘Covid-19 data store’

Khalilzad urges Afghan gov’t, Taliban to accelerate prisoner releases

Rate of virus infections declining in most Iranian provinces: Official

Venezuela extends coronavirus quarantine for another 30 days

COVID-19: Global caseload exceeds 1.84mn; Italy, France deaths on downward trend

UK cancels order for simple ventilators, needs more complex ones: source

6 killed as severe storms, tornadoes rip through US South

Saudi Arabia submits to oil output cut after US threat

International Cycling Union puts staff on enforced leave over viral pandemic

UK could be worst-hit country in Europe as COVID-19 death toll passes 10,000

Fauci confirms reports Trump rebuffed social distancing advice

Fed’s Kashkari says US economy faces ’long, hard road’ to recover from coronavirus

Turkish court indicts 20 Saudis for murdering Khashoggi

665 Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan

Iraqi New PM-Designate’s Chances, Challenges To Form Govt.

Trump vows to trigger ’tremendous surge’ in US economy shattered by pandemic

Ansarullah says Saudi-led coalition’s ceasefire merely aimed at misleading world

Pope urges removal of international sanctions amid pandemic

Health situation in Gaza critical due to lack of supplies to run COVID-19 tests: Ministry

Trump privately weighed letting COVID-19 ’wash over country’: Report

Taliban to free 20 Afghan government prisoners: Spokesman

Saudi-led campaign, blockade inflict over $12bn losses on Yemen education sector: Ministry

Afghan girls barred from US design ventilator for coronavirus patients

Iran has handled virus outbreak better than US, Europe: President Rouhani

Saudi-backed militants take military camp on Yemen’s Socotra island

Trump likes virus briefings, some advisers worry he likes them too much

World in grip of viral pandemic for a month, fatalities rise above 108,000

Biden wins Alaska primary, gains nine delegates

US steps up intrusion as Iraq’s new PM seeks to form govt.

NHL: Oilers’ Cave dies after emergency brain surgery

Assange secretly fathered 2 children with lawyer in Ecuadorian embassy: Report

UAE buys Israeli missile system for Libya rebels: Report

Arsenal to deliver meals, medical supplies to help fight pandemic

Navy admiral: Crew morale on USS Theodore Roosevelt ‘negatively impacted’

US intelligence knew of China’s coronavirus outbreak as early as November: Report

Animal attractions slash costs and ask for donations

Trump and Fox News: dangerous ties to shape America’s coronavirus response

Radioactive water leak shuts down nuclear reactor at major US power plant

Ex- FIFA President Sepp Blatter has corruption charge dropped

US records over 20,000 coronavirus deaths, surpassing Italy

607 Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan

New York schools to remain closed until September: mayor

Iran ramps up production of coronavirus test kits

Iraq’s new choice for Prime Minister suggests defeat of US pressure

Turkey dispatches some 300 allied Takfiri militants from Syria to Libya: SOHR

US military brings in 35 trucks to oil-rich northeastern Syria: SANA

Pope sympathizes with Iran amid coronavirus, pontificates US over sanctions

Trump’s coronavirus downplaying, complacency to blame for crisis: Analyst

US COVID-19 cases surpass half a million; Trump faces ’biggest decision’ on re-opening economy

As US consigns Iranians to death, corporate media look the other way

What Noam Chomsky won’t tell you about COVID-19

Most Americans disapprove of Trump’s handling of coronavirus crisis: Polls

UK has not reached COVID-19 peak so lockdown will stay: health minister

Herat Lab Lacks COVID-19 Test Kits

US Gen. Miller Meets with Taliban in Doha

555 COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan, 18 Deaths Reported

Sanders sells out the progressive movement to Wall Street: Analyst

Nepal refuses mountaineers call for Everest clean-up amid coronavirus pandemic calm

Saudi Arabia says final accord on oil production depends on Mexico

Political Leaders’ Meetings End with No Outcome: Spokesman

20 at Palace Have Tested Positive for COVID-19: Documents

Iran blasts “maximum expectation” as US hell-bent on blocking IMF loan

Iraq’s national sovereignty is my red line: PM-designate

Saudi war on Yemen an ‘embarrassment’ to bin Salman: Analyst

Bill Gates warns US is in ‘big trouble’ until it starts widespread COVID-19 testing

UN Chief urges unity among UNSC members in face of coronavirus pandemic

Chad army says 52 troops, 1,000 Takfiri militants killed in offensive

Venezuela receives tons of UN aid to fight Coronavirus

Mile-long line of cars outside California grocery giveaway

US agencies urge revocation of ability of China Telecom to operate in US

Coronavirus News: U.S. unemployment surges as global infections top 1.6m

Coronavirus: EU finance ministers agree on €500 billion emergency fund

COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan Reach 521

What Is Russian Imperial Movement, Why Did Trump Ban It?

French care homes hit hard as COVID-19 deaths mount

Iraq’s Saleh tasks PM-designate Kadhimi with forming new government

Spokesman: Hungary’s decision to expel Iranian students deeply regrettable

Top aide to DR Congo president detained in anti-corruption drive

Clowns bring cheer to West Bank, Gaza amid lockdown

Contractor arrested on suspicion of stealing "a large number" of face masks

Nearly 2,000 US coronavirus deaths for second day in a row

Iraq’s PMU, army launch major anti-terror operation

US weekly jobless claims hit 15mn as corona crisis deepens

Zurfi withdraws candidacy for premiership as parties endorse Kadhimi

OPCW report on Syria chemical attack unreliable: Russia

Global stocks gain on hopes pandemic is reaching peak

Suicide rate in England hit record high in 2019

Oil prices climb on optimism OPEC+ meeting will result in supply cut

Coronavirus LIVE: France, UK to extend lockdowns, while British royals conduct virtual visit

Trump using coronavirus to score political points: WHO

China reports new coronavirus cases after lockdown lifted

Iranians celebrate Imam Mahdi’s birth anniversary under coronavirus lockdown

US doctors ’shocked’ by speed of coronavirus deaths as New York toll hits new high

severe restrictions announced for Kabul city amid a sharp rise in coronavirus cases

Afghan Govt To Release Another 100 Taliban Prisoners

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Bernie Sanders quits 2020 US Democratic presidential campaign

Turkish forces, allied militants shell villages in Syria’s Hasakah: Report

Turkish forces, allied militants shell villages in Syria’s Hasakah: Report

Amid world suffering, activists promote ‘Promised Savior’ hashtag

US runs disinformation campaign against countries for regime change: Scholar

Arab states urged to empty ‘overcrowded’ jails amid outbreak

African Union urges countries to mark 26th anniversary of Rwanda genocide

Zarif: Iran needs no charity from US, only wants bans lifted amid virus crisis

Russian space agency says Trump paving way to seize other planets

Growing concerns about coronavirus deaths in prisons

US economy to suffer ’devastating hit’: Former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen

WHO warns against easing COVID-19 measures ‘too early’

How Is Bahrain Regime Exploiting Pandemic Situation Against Shiite Citizens?

ISIS Afghanistan Status As Its Leader Captured By Kabul

US forces preparing to withdraw from base west of Baghdad

Mosques converted into factories as Iran fights coronavirus

Coronavirus in Europe: Migrants in Poland being hit hardest by life on lockdown

Australian cardinal acquitted of all child abuse charges in shock ruling

Iran-made coronavirus test kits, ventilators, anti-viral masks to hit market

Venezuela’s Maduro pens open letter to Americans

African American communities hit hardest by coronavirus: US data

COVID-19 in Mideast: Preventive measures tightened as infections rise

University in Japan holds graduation ceremony using avatar robots

Coronavirus world updates: Over 1.34 million infected worldwide

Boris Johnson in intensive care unit as coronavirus symptoms worsen

Libya government forces say Emirati drones supporting rebels

Will Labour Party become pro-war after Jeremy Corbyn

US officer killed in ambush in eastern Syria

Trump has ‘blood on his hands,’ says NY official whose mom died of covid-19

Amnesty, HRW urge Bahrain to release political inmates amid COVID-19 pandemic

UN Security Council to hold first coronavirus talks Thursday: diplomats

Taliban Halting Talks with Govt Over Prisoner Release

56 New COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan, Total 423

More Americans dying of covid-19 than official count: Report

As PM’s health deteriorates concerns grow about stability of government

French doctor apologizes for Africa coronavirus test remarks after severe backlash

Germany’s Merkel: Coronavirus EU’s biggest test since foundation

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Rockets hit near foreign oil firms in Basra amid alert in Iraq

Human Rights Watch blasts US refusal to lift Iran sanctions amid coronavirus

Iran to have blocked funds released: Government spokesman

Ousted US intelligence inspector Atkinson calls on others to defend whistleblowers

Coronavirus pandemic continues to sweep across globe: Death toll near 70,000

Yemeni forces take areas in eastern Jawf, uncover Daesh prisons

US, UK brace for soaring death tolls as pandemic bears down

Libyan government forces down rebel cargo plane near Tripoli

More than 30 countries helped Iran fight coronavirus: Foreign Ministry

Scotland chief medical officer ignores her own warnings against unjustified travels

Fight erupts at White House over drug Trump suggests for COVID-19

UN chief urges govts to protect women during virus lockdown

Trump: US expresses well wishes to Britain’s Boris Johnson after covid-19 hospitalization

Trump voices hope for ’leveling-off’ of coronavirus in US hot spots

China leading fight against COVID-19, aiding world countries: Iran FM spokesperson

FIFA draws up guidelines to tackle pay-cuts complaints

Afghan Refugees in Dire Need: Pakistan

Afghan All-Female Robotic Team Builds Ventilator

Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan: 367

Coronavirus: Spain’s daily number of new infections falls again - for a third day in a row

Trump backs second task force on reopening economy amid pandemic

Malaysia detains boatload of over 200 Rohingya Muslim refugees

Low oil prices exacerbating coronavirus outbreak in Venezuela

Israel keeps 200 Palestinian children in prisons in inhumane conditions: Palestinian commission

British army recruits can barely read and write

Fierce gun battles leave a dozen dead in Indian-controlled Kashmir

US ’wasted’ months before preparing for virus pandemic

Afghan Leaders Urge Ghani to Stop New Appointments for Now

Deal with US Has Been ‘Violated’: Taliban

Coronavirus pandemic aggravating poverty in UK: Experts

Iran rallies to produce crucial supplies as US retains sanctions despite coronavirus

Colombian coal mine blast results in multiple fatalities

Man in Russia kills 5 for "talking loudly" under his windows

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Saudi Arabia, UAE expand lockdowns as coronavirus cases rise

France probing ‘terror’ knife rampage in southeastern town

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US attorney opposes release of inmates amid COVID-19 pandemic

Trump warns of ’a lot of death’ from coronavirus, blaming media-induced public ’panic’

Trump decapitating US intelligence leadership in national crisis, says top Democrat

Number of US sailors infected with Covid-19 on aircraft carrier rises to 155: Navy

Altered Finance Ministry Opens Doors for Corruption: Watchdog

Intl Aid Requires Inclusive Govt in Afghanistan: Wells

Coronavirus Cases Rise to 337 in Afghanistan: Health Ministry

US ‘war on coronavirus’ may end up the most expensive in history: Former CIA intel officer

Taliban prisoner release faces technical issues

NDS arrests Deash^Khurasan leader

First confirmed case of COVID-19 on the occupied Malvinas Islands

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Politics aside, US relies on China supplies to fight virus: AFP

Keir Starmer replaces Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader

Blame game between Saudi, Russia to cause delay to OPEC+ meeting: Report

New York in ’race against time’ as Trump stresses face masks are voluntary

NATO says plans to expand mission in Iraq

Saudi rocket attack kills entire Yemeni family in Sa’ada

Iran to start building 6,000-ton destroyer, able to produce nuclear submarines: Defense Ministry

Turkey restricts youths, shuts borders to fight coronavirus

G77, China urge end to unilateral sanctions amid coronavirus pandemic

‘Trump denigrating science’ as virus wreaks mayhem in US: Analyst

UN chief renews call to warring parties to halt clashes, focus on coronavirus fight

Researchers warn COVID-19 lockdown will cause thousands of deaths in US

Congress lawmakers request investigation of Navy’s firing of captain

US records 1,169 coronavirus deaths, new global daily high: Johns Hopkins

Google releases users’ location data citing coronavirus fight amid privacy concerns

Coronavirus Cases at 299 in Afghanistan

Russia ‘ready to cooperate, cut oil production’

US using wild west methods to divert German medical orders: Berlin’s top security official

Turkey sends another military convoy to de-escalation zone in Syria’s Idlib

Saudi-led airstrike, gunfire leave nearly dozen civilians dead in Yemen

Italy slams EU lack of unity as bloc offers apology over virus

Israel, Saudi Arabia impose heavy-handed measures amid virus pandemic

NHS nurse dies of coronavirus at hospital where she worked

Iraqi resistance groups say on alert for false-flag US operations

India mulling purchase of 3 refurbished submarines from Russia

US has no moral duty to ease Iran sanctions amid coronavirus pandemic: Trump

UN adopts resolution of global fight against COVID-19, fails to condemns US unilateral sanctions

US death toll from COVID-19 rises by 1,000 in single day

France warns of serious side effects of coronavirus ‘miracle cures’

World Bank Approves $100M in Aid for Afghanistan

A UK consortium hopes to soon be making at least 1,500 ventilators a week

Saudi Arabia launches massive arrest campaign against activists amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump resists nationwide lockdown amid recession fears

Iran medical body writes to Guterres, slams UN inaction on cruel US bans

Australia to rule on cardinal’s sex offences appeal next week

Pence blames heath officials for delayed virus response amid criticism over Trump’s failure

Venezuela government rejects US offer to hand over power

Philippine’s Duterte orders police to ‘shoot dead’ lockdown violators

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Ansurullah calls on Saudi-led alliance to consider Yemen’s mediation proposal

Zarif rejects Trump’s claim amid tensions in Iraq, says Iran won’t initiate any war

Loss of taste and smell key COVID-19 symptoms, app study finds

India introduces new Kashmir domicile law, raising fears of demographic manipulation

Young Palestinian wounded by Israeli forces dies

California coronavirus hospitalizations will exceed available beds in May: Governor

Twenty trucks take US military equipment out of Iraq, into Syria: Report

Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear lands in US after Trump-Putin call

Leaked documents show US military knew years ago coronavirus was coming

Record COVID-19 deaths in Europe as global cases surpass 900,000

US threatens Iran by citing baseless allegations involving Iraq

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan Raise to 239

Guam to quarantine US forces in hotel rooms amid covid-19 spread

PA man upset over coronavirus shots girlfriend, kills himself: Police

Afghan Govt, Taliban Set to Swap First Batch of Prisoners

Coronavirus: Spain’s death toll tops 9,000, UN warns pandemic is ’world’s worst crisis’ since WW2

Two COVID-19 infected children, aged 12 and 13, die in Belgium and UK

Journalists skipping Trump ‘increasingly less newsworthy’ briefings over covid-19 fears

Trump urges Florida to allow cruise ships with COVID-19 outbreak to dock

US, South Korea seek to seal military deal after furloughs

Amnesty International says US air strikes killed civilians in Somalia

Saudi-led forces airdropping virus-infected masks in Yemen: Minister

Latest updates: COVID-19 kills 42,000 globally in worst crisis since WWII

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Venezuela rejects US-proposed transition in exchange for sanctions relief

US lawmakers press Trump to lift Iran sanctions amid ‘borderless’ pandemic

US death toll surges amid rush to build field hospitals

Italy’s new coronavirus cases expected to start declining soon

UEFA to discuss fate of leagues in upcoming meeting

US sailors will die unless virus-hit aircraft carrier evacuated: Captain

US border wall construction continues despite covid-19

Syrian air defenses intercept Israeli missiles over Homs: SANA

Trump warns Americans of a tough two weeks in coronavirus fight

196 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Afghanistan

Concerns raised about creeping authoritarianism amid coronavirus crisis

Twitter suspends Iran Leader’s accounts

Seoul regrets US move to furlough Koreans after military deal failure

Millions of stateless people could be denied healthcare in virus outbreak, activists warn

US coronavirus deaths reach 3,393, exceeding death toll in China

Details spill to media of US ‘framework’ for Venezuela

World Athletics Championships moving to 2022

Presidente Abdullah Abdullah endorses intra-Afghan dialogue negotiating team

Syria UN envoy calls for lifting of sanctions amid COVID-19 outbreak

US sanctions aim to destabilize Iran: Analyst

Blast near joint border halts Iran’s gas exports to Turkey

COVID-19 and Romania’s healthcare brain drain could be ’perfect storm’

Tropical Trump snubbed by Facebook, Instagram, attacked by Brazilian opposition

Red tape cripples America’s coronavirus response: US media

Huge forest fire kills 19 in China

Coronavirus: Spain announces new record with over 9,000 new infections and 849 deaths in 24 hours

Europe sends medical aid to Iran in first INSTEX transaction: Germany

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan: 174

Daesh terrorists riot, escape from SDF-run prison in northeast Syria

Palestinians mark Land Day amid concerns over COVID-19 pandemic

Eight US Senators urge Trump to help Palestinians amid coronavirus pandemic

Cummings’ suspected infection is latest blow to the government

Scientist: COVID-19 was produced in a US laboratory as bioweapon

The US weighs the grim math of death vs. the economy

US scientists refute Wuhan as origin of novel coronavirus

N Korea: Pompeo’s sanction remarks ’ludicrous’; ‘We will walk our way’

Iran’s Defense Ministry unveils rapid test kits for novel coronavirus

Saudi warplanes target residential areas, military college in Yemeni capital

US-led coalition withdraws from another Nineveh base in Iraq, hands it over to Iraqi army

$20 trillion US lawsuit filed against China over coronavirus outbreak

Iran FM: US ‘medical terrorism’ leading to ‘humanitarian catastrophe’

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Israeli PM’s Aide Tested Positive For Coronavirus

Wuhan, China’s COVID-19 ground zero, re-opens for business

EasyJet grounds entire fleet due to coronavirus pandemic

’Blank cheque’: Hungary expected to pass controversial COVID-19 law

Chinese passenger train derailed by landslide debris

US deploys new troops to Iraq’s Ain al-Asad base: Report

Wife recounts Iranian scientist’s ordeal in US jail

Trump: US coronavirus death toll could be 100,000 or more

Global updates: Over 722,000 now infected with coronavirus, nearly 34,000 dead

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Britain creaking under emergency coronavirus laws and lockdown

US wages medical terror against Iranians amidst COVID-19 pandemic: FM Zarif

Taliban reject Afghan government’s negotiating team

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China’s Wuhan comes back to life after two-month lockdown

Rouhani: Iran’s health infrastructure ready for possible COVID-19 spike

Israel demolishes Palestinian homes amid coronavirus crisis

US allegation of Venezuela’s narco-terrorism ‘more than nonsense’: Analyst

Russia slams latest US pressure on Venezuela amid epidemic as ’tool of genocide’

Four die on cruise ship stranded off Panama, two test positive for COVID-19

’The future of the European project is at stake’: EU in crosshairs of coronavirus pandemic

COVID-19: Italy reports record daily death toll of over 900 as Ireland announces lockdown

US military alarmed by coronavirus trend in several states

UK government promises freelancers payouts during coronavirus pandemic

Turkey accuses Saudi Arabia of concealing coronavirus cases among pilgrims

UAE’s bin Zayed expresses support to Syria in phone call with Pres. Assad

Fears of domestic violence rise as millions in Europe confined over virus

US virus cases exceed 100,000, doctors decry scarcity of drugs and equipment

IMF chief says world is in recession, containment will dictate strength of recovery

Coronavirus Cases Reach 110 in Afghanistan

US government is creating a climate of fear: Former US diplomat

US Space Force launches first mission amid virus outbreak

Coronavirus latest: Cases in United States surpass China and Italy

Coronavirus vaccine: Many hurdles remain before global immunization is feasible

US will let coronavirus kill many: Iranian scientist detained in US

India buys Israeli arms as doctors demand facemasks

Bloodthirsty Pompeo, Republican neocons create suffering by sanctions: Analyst

UK PM Boris Johnson says he has tested positive for coronavirus

Graham Backs Reduction in US Aid to Afghanistan

Kabul Lockdown Begins Saturday: Officials

Coronavirus restrictions: When does it end and could there be a second wave?

Coronavirus: ’Europe is in a fight for its life’ says Ursula von der Leyen

Coronavirus: Spain extends state of emergency as death toll passes China

US’s $1B Aid Cut Cannot be Compensated: President Abdullah

Jailed Bangladeshi opposition leader freed in emergency

Trump secretly seeks Asian, European allies’ medical help amid coronavirus spread

Intentionally spreading coronavirus in US amounts to terrorism: Justice Dept.

Britain’s Prince Charles tests positive for coronavirus

Iran tightens protective measures, introduces travel bans to rein in virus spread

US urged to release health info of military athletes who came to Wuhan in October 2019

5 years of Yemen war: Iran takes US to task for complicity in Saudi crimes

Daesh claims attack in natural gas-rich region in Mozambique

New lockdowns, emergency states & deaths: Coronavirus keeps impacting lives

Pentagon warns coronavirus outbreak could last for months in US

‘80 hours for 80mn campaign’ pressing US to ditch Iran sanctions amid outbreak

Boko Haram militants kill at least 92 Chadian soldiers

7.5-magnitude quake hits off Russia’s Kuril Islands

US COVID-19 cases surge tenfold in a week to 50,000

COVID-19 death toll continues to surge in Europe

Amid worsening pandemic, Trump pushes to re-open US for business by Easter

Urban Pakistan under lockdown after 900 tests positive for Covid-19

We are the epicenter: NY Mayor says cases near 15,000 in city

1/3 of world goes under lockdown as India orders its population to stay home

Coronavirus: Worldwide cases top 420,000 as more nations impose lockdowns

Gunman attack Sikh religious gathering in Kabul, killing 25

Sanctions on Iran, others facing coronavirus must be urgently re-evaluated: UN

Iran used home-made Fat’h 14 radar system to intercept intruding F-18, media speculate

Iranian firm supplying much needed test kits amid coronavirus surge

Senior SNP figures call for investigation into integrity of Alex Salmond trial

32 New Cases of COVID-10 in Afghanistan, Total 74

Arab League demands of Palestinian inmates amidst coronavirus outbreak

Coronavirus crisis in UK is more about social and security challenges than public health

Police clear citizenship law protest site in Indian capital, citing virus lockdown

US could become next coronavirus epicenter, WHO says

Coronavirus causing havoc in the US: Analyst

Teen graffiti artist paints COVID-19 inspired mural on Athens building

Virus triggers ‘unprecedented collapse’ in EU, US economies

Tokyo Olympics postponed until 2021 over coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus cases in Italy probably ‘ten times greater than announced’

Iran screens 41 million for coronavirus symptoms

US states desperate for coronavirus help as Trump eyes restriction ease

Pakistan, China urge removal of US sanctions amid Iran’s fight to defeat epidemic

’16M Might Become Infected’: Afghan Health Ministry

Pompeo’s Visit Was Lost Opportunity: President Abdullah

US Cuts $1B Aid to Afghanistan Over Peace Delays

Concerns Rise in Herat over Coronavirus Outbreak

Pompeo in Kabul to Address Afghan Political Crisis

UK suspends franchise agreements with private railway operators

What Is a Quarantine? Here’s What It Means in China.

Media Expert: Trump’s daily briefings ‘exaggeration and outright lies’

Coronavirus updates: Europe’s key economies at standstill, as death toll rises worldwide

Saudi Arabia imposes curfew, UAE halts passenger flights as coronavirus grips Middle East

FM Zarif: US impeding global fight against coronavirus

Pompeo arrives in Afghanistan in bid to help salvage US-Taliban deal

Health Official: Avoid Movement and Gatherings

Did America Commit War Crimes in Afghanistan?

Coronavirus: Death roll rises as nations struggle to prevent spread of virus

Britain could bring in curfews and movement restrictions within days – Johnson

Life returns to streets of China’s Nanjing as coronavirus measures relaxed

’White supremacists encouraging use of coronavirus to target nonwhite people’

Canada pulls out of 2020 Olympics over corona fears as Japan mulls postponement

Weinstein tests positive while serving prison sentence for sexual assault and rape

First COVID-19 cases confirmed in Gaza Strip

Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz dies of coronavirus

US envoy says Kabul, Taliban in first prisoner exchange talks

Voters clash in Guinea’s constitutional referendum despite coronavirus outbreak

Spanish military test disinfecting streets with adapted military emergency unit

US hasty measures, inattention to domestic issues behind crisis in Afghanistan: Iran

Rand Paul becomes first US senator to contract COVID-19

Coronavirus: German Chancellor Merkel in quarantine as Italy’s death toll exceeds 5,000

Maidan Shahr mayor survives gun attack – Kabul

6 New COVID-19 Cases, 40 Total in Afghanistan

Balkans; New Counter Ground Of World Powers

Use socks as face masks to avoid virus: Israel to Palestinians

On World Water Day, UN urges globe to use resources wisely

Britain’s NHS could be overwhelmed by coronavirus like Italy, PM Johnson warns

Strong quake wreaks havoc in Croatia’s capital Zagreb

Coronavirus confines one billion to homes, death toll passes 13,000 globally

Tehran shuts commercial centers to contain COVID-19, exempts hypermarkets, pharmacies

Venezuelans decry re-election of pro-US head of OAS

UAE-, Saudi-backed militants clash in Yemen’s Aden again

Thousands flock to see Olympic flame in Japan despite virus fears

Nearly 40 confirmed positive for coronavirus in NYC jails

Iranians using social media to show support for doctors, nurses amid fight against coronavirus

First cases of COVID-19 confirmed in besieged Gaza

Turkey’s coronavirus death toll up by 12 to 21, confirmed cases up 277 to 947

Russia calls on US to remove Iran bans amid COVID-19 outbreak

Ayatollah Khamenei: US ’most evil’ enemy of Iran, its virus aid offer strange

Foreign diplomats contract coronavirus as cases jump to 34 – Afghanistan

Taliban commander among 24 killed – Kunduz

What Are Viruses Anyway, and Why Do They Make Us so Sick? 5 Questions Answered

US continues blame game against Iraq, says ‘disappointed’ over protection of forces

France releases jailed Iranian engineer accused of violating US sanctions: Press TV

Nasrallah: US violated Lebanon sovereignty by smuggling Israeli operative out

COVID-19 crisis: Global outcry rises over US sanctions against Iran

US sanctions on Iran amid COVID - tantamount to mass murder

Trump refuses to suspend Iran sanctions amid coronavirus outbreak

EU abandoning Italy in viral crisis while China sends supplies

N Korea fires two projectiles into Sea of Japan: South Korea’s military

Trump attacks NBC News reporter after being asked about Americans worried about coronavirus

US Pushes for Sooner Release of Taliban Prisoners

Four US banks world’s largest fossil fuel financiers: Study

China to expel US journalists in tit-for-tat move

COVID-19: Countries see outbreaks growing, China’s effectively halts

Iraq’s PM-designate vows to prepare free, fair elections within a year

Ivanka Trump criticized for childcare advice during coronavirus crisis

Coronavirus deaths in US reach 110 as virus spreads to all 50 states

New coronavirus can persist in air for hours and on surfaces for days: Study

US imposes fresh sanctions on Iran amid coronavirus outbreak

Biden scores big wins in Florida, Illinois on virus-hit primary night

UN postpones returning refugees to Afghanistan

Iraq lodges complaint with UNSC over US airstrikes

Iraqi president names Adnan al-Zurfi as new PM-designate, draws criticism

Displaced families in northern Iraq receive emergency aid: ICRC

Iran screens 14mn for COVID-19, gets foreign aid in anti-virus fight

Beijing fumes at US attempt to link coronavirus to China

Iranians sue UK bank for blocking accounts, seek £1.5mn in damages

Ansarullah: Saudi-led invaders to blame if virus reaches Yemen

US airlines seek $50 billion coronavirus aid package to avoid collapse

Coronavirus updates: Asia hotspots report decline, Europe scales up response

UN Official Calls to Include Children’s Rights in Afghan Peace

Shocking video emerges showing the killing of Afghan man by Australian forces

Biden says he would mobilize the US military to deal with coronavirus

UK coronavirus crisis ’to last until spring 2021 and could see 7.9m hospitalised’: PHE document

UK agrees to repay £400mn debt to Iran: Envoy to London

Sweden plans to send troops, helicopters to Mali

Coronavirus infections rise in Middle East

Turkish-backed militants undermine Russia-Turkey joint patrols in Idlib

Coronavirus updates: China reports downfall, Europe sees outbreak rapidly growing

First people to begin Covid-19 vaccine trial in US: Official

Netanyahu’s downfall begins as rival told to form cabinet

Spain’s king distances self from father in scandal tied to Saudi Arabia

Shadow immigration secretary demands government release immigration detainees

How the new coronavirus could change our behaviour

Iran screens 10 million for coronavirus symptoms

WRC: Ogier​​​​​​​ wins shortened Mexico rally

Trump urges Americans to stop hoarding food, supplies amid coronavirus panic

’Shut this president up right now,’ Sanders decries Trump covid-19 response

African nations step up measures to contain COVID-19 outbreak

Saudi Arabia detains 298 officials in new corruption cases amid royal power struggle

Venezuelan president orders collective quarantine to slow spread of coronavirus

Lagos pipeline blast kills 15, destroys several buildings: Nigerian officials

US Fed slashes key interest rate to 0-0.25% amid pandemic

Biden adopting plans by Sanders, Warren to tackle family debt

Nearly 5 million children born in war-hit Syria since 2011: UN

Olympic flame handover to take place behind closed doors

5 new positive cases of coronavirus surface in Afghanistan

Coronavirus pandemic hits businesses, disrupts transportation worldwide

Release of Canadian report on foreign meddling puts pressure on UK government to follow suit

Iran FM says US cruel sanctions severely hindering anti-corona fight

Iraq will adopt different approach in case US troops refuse to withdraw: Badr bloc

Coronavirus leadership crisis: Is Trump presidency over?

Iranians from all walks of life do their part in anti-virus campaign

Westerners kidnapped in Burkina Faso flee, reach peacekeepers in Mali

Coronavirus taking toll on diplomacy at UN

Russia, Turkey launch patrol mission in Syria’s Idlib

10 Afghan Refugees in Iran Killed by COVID-19: Minister

Coronavirus Latest: People older than 70 will be told to self-isolate in UK

Iran’s Army launches drills to prevent, monitor coronavirus spread

Russia’s Putin approves constitutional changes, asks court for opinion

UK’s scandal-hit Prince Andrew helped spruce up Saudi Arabia’s image: Report

UK shoppers urged to stop panic buying as coronavirus toll rises

Israeli Shin Bet’s involvement in coronavirus crisis raises questions

Parisians vote to elect mayor amid virus scare

USAID chief to leave post amid worsening coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus outbreak rising globally, China’s outbreak continues to slow down

Giro d’Italia postponed due to Coronavirus

Trump tested negative for the coronavirus: White House physician

UK, Ireland coronavirus restrictions make US airlines cut flights

Coronavirus in Afghanistan: 5 New Cases

Yemen’s Horrible Health Situation By Statistics

Coronavirus updates: Spain declares emergency state, some EU states block entry

Australia supermarket shelves empty again due to virus panic

Update: 11 Tested Positive for Coronavirus In Afghanistan

Afghanistan Bans All Sports Events Over Coronavirus Spread

50,000 children die every year in Yemen: Ansarullah

Syria won war against terrorism, but Turkey pulled agonizingly: EX-CIA official

Kenya, Ethiopia join expanding list of African states with coronavirus

US House of Representatives passes coronavirus aid package bill

Muslims still feel unsafe a year after New Zealand massacre

Americans rush to stock up on essentials, retailers scramble to keep up

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates leaves board of directors

EU chief slates moves to close bloc’s borders

Trump biggest liar on earth: Nasrallah on US corona transparency

Trump declares national emergency over coronavirus

3 More Positive Cases of Coronavirus in Afghanistan, Total 10

Greece hands reins to first female president

Analyst: US sanctions ‘act of war’ on Iran, US Treasury ‘hotbed of Zionism’

Australian minister who met with Ivanka Trump has coronavirus

Iran: Trump must reassess behaviour of US forces in region

Up to 150 million Americans could get coronavirus: US projection

Iran slams Trump’s ’hypocritical, repulsive’ virus aid offer amid US ‘medical terrorism’

Sick people across US being denied coronavirus test: Report

Oil prices fall further as Trump EU travel ban fans recession fears

Iraqi leaders condemn rocket attack on base housing US troops near Baghdad

Syria says will stand by allies on resistance axis to expel US from Western Asia

Merkel says two-thirds of Germans likely to get coronavirus

UN chief says declaration of coronavirus pandemic is call to action

1 dead, 41 injured after trains collide in Mexico City

Trump bans travel from Europe to US over coronavirus

Warplanes hit Syrian-Iraqi border area, kill 18 Iraqi forces

US military curtails Europe exercise over Coronavirus fears

British forces to begin their final retreat from Afghanistan

Two Americans, Briton killed in attack on base housing US troops near Baghdad: Report

Dollar slides after Trump bans travel from Europe to fight virus

WHO declares COVID-19 a pandemic as cases surge

Lufthansa to cancel 23,000 flights in April over virus

Israeli forces shoot dead Palestinian teen boy in northern West Bank

New York judge sentences former film producer Weinstein to 23 years in prison

Russia’s upper house overwhelmingly approves Putin-proposed reforms

Former president Karzai blames US for crisis in Afghanistan

Khalilzad Hopes Intra-Afghan Talks Conclude in ’100 Days’

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Russia’s Duma definitively approves reform of presidential term limits

UK Prince Harry says Trump is one of the ’sick people’ running the world

US offers Turkey Patriot missiles if it ditches Russia’s S-400: Erdogan

Pilot killed in Pakistan Air Force F-16 crash in Islamabad

COVID-19: China reports new infections; Turkey, Bolivia confirm 1st cases

Biden tightens grip on Democratic nomination with big wins

US coronavirus cases surge past 1,000, death toll reaches 28

7 Positive Coronavirus Cases Reported in Afghanistan

Washington nursing home says unable to test 65 workers with coronavirus symptoms

Detained Saudi royals sought to block crown prince’s accession: Report

Turkey says refugee deal with EU ‘needs updating’

Russia gives Iran 50k coronavirus testing kits to help fight epidemicRussia gives Iran 50k coronavirus testing kits to help fight epidemic

US asks UNSC to endorse Taliban deal as initial Afghanistan troop withdrawal begins

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Corona updates: China’s president visits hotspot, in signal that worst of outbreak over

Trump not tested for coronavirus despite contact with exposed lawmakers

Italy turned into protected zone as number of Coronavirus infections surge

Trump under pressure as recession fears mount over coronavirus

Trump vows ’major’ steps to aid US economy amid coronavirus rise

Coronavirus in China: No new local cases out of Hubei for 3rd day

FIFA, AFC agree to postpone Asian World Cup qualifiers

Italian PM puts whole country in lockdown over COVID-19 outbreak

Ghani and Abdullah open to negotiations to end the political crisis: Khalilzad

Pompeo reacts as Abdullah and Ghani hold oath ceremonies

At least 43 killed in attacks on Burkina Faso villages

EU leaders to hold crisis teleconference to tackle coronavirus

European Commission urges Turkey to take migrants back from Greek border

Two US troops killed by ‘enemy forces’ in Iraq: Pentagon

Abdullah Takes Oath to Lead Parallel Govt

Dutch trial opens for 4 suspects over 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight MH17

British police shoot dead man ‘brandishing knives’

Global equity markets crash on virus fears, plunge in oil prices

Covid-19 updates: China reports zero cases outside Hubei as world steps up fight

Doctors warn UK hospitals running out of protective equipment for staff

Saudi crown prince wants to become king before G20 Summit: Report

4 members of a family mysteriously die in Kabul city

Investor fears rise over recession, bear market as coronavirus spreads in US

Confirmed coronavirus may force Americans to avoid crowds and cancel cruises; U.S. cases near 550

Presidential swearing-in ceremonies postponed

US military to deploy troops to Mexico border to halt illegal crossings, virus spread

US church group stranded in West Bank hotel in Coronavirus quarantine ordeal

Sanders blasts Biden over social security, trade

Coronavirus could bring global economy to standstill: Report

Damascus won’t let Ankara split any Syrian territory in embattled Idlib: UN envoy Jaafari

Russia to send troops to Afghanistan if the country’s official authorities ask

Security Institutions Face Questions after Kabul Attack

India lifts ban on coverage of anti-Muslim violence amid intl. pressure

US, allies hatching ‘plan for war’ against Venezuela: Maduro

Syria vows to continue war against terrorism following ‘positive’ Idlib deal

Greek border forces fire teargas at refugees amid accounts of police brutality

Ghani: Prisoner Release Needs ‘Transparent Mechanism’

US Congress blasts Boeing missteps, FAA blunders on 737 MAX

Saudi crown prince orders arrest of three senior royals, including his uncle: Reports

US coronavirus death toll reaches 17, confirmed cases pass 300

Thousands protest Indian PM Modi’s upcoming visit in Bangladesh

Coronavirus infects more than 100,000 worldwide, wreaking financial havoc

Coronavirus infections jump to 4 in Herat

US insists on prisoner releases by Taliban, Afghan gov’t

Policewoman claims she was raped by commander in charge – Daikundi

Attack on Afghan Politicians’ Ceremony in Kabul; 32 Killed

Ghani, Abdullah Teams Meet to Break Deadlock: Abdullah

Greece cancels asylum as Turkey lets migrants travel towards Europe

Advisor to Iran’s supreme leader dies after contracting COVID-19

We cannot guarantee safety of your planes over Syria: Russia to Turkey

La Liga: Real Madrid 2-0 Barcelona

No Email. No WhatsApp. No Internet. This Is Now Normal Life In Kashmir.

Top Economists Study What Happens When You Stop Using Facebook

EU border force on ’high alert’ as migrants push to enter continent

At least five Democratic candidates skip annual AIPAC conference

Police in Kazakhstan detain dozens amid rage over activist’s death

Myanmar army kills five Rohingya Muslims, including a child, in Rakhine

Afghan-French Director’s Film Wins Award at Berlin Film Festival

Time to bring US troops home: Trump

No commitments to releasing 5,000 Taliban prisoners – President Ghani

US-Taliban deal puts Afghanistan on a path to peace: Khalilzad

Trump Urges Afghans to ‘Seize this Opportunity’ for Peace

Greece tightens border control after Turkey opens gates

Dow falls 4% as US stocks sell-off deepens on coronavirus fears

Sanders holds double-digit lead among Dems in Wisconsin: Poll

Trump claims US is ’way ahead’ on coronavirus response due to his actions

Attacker hacks man to death with axe in Manchester, motive unknown

Iran virus death toll at 34 as minister vows containment surprises

US says Chinese warship fired laser at American spy plane

Venezuela’s opp. parliament authorizes Guaido to use frozen assets

Russia says Turkish troops killed among terrorists, warns against op

Erdogan’s military adventurism in Syria is doomed to fail: Analyst

Pakistan praises armed forces one year after standoff with India

Democrats slam Trump’s coronavirus response

34 Turkish troops killed in Syria’s Idlib as govt. forces continue gains

Key US, NATO Officials to Visit Kabul Saturday

Sanders calls Israeli premier Netanyahu a ’reactionary racist’

Delhi chief minister urges curfew as death toll from riots rises to 20

Questions arise after Melania Trump’s unemployed sister Ines Knauss receives US citizenship

Trump furious at plunging stock market on coronavirus fear: Report

Khalilzad welcomes Ghani’s decision to postpone his inauguration ceremony

Afghan Govt Allocates $15M to Coronavirus Response

Trump arrives in India amid strained ties over trade dispute

EU pledges €230m to fight COVID-19 as Italy grapples with virus

COVID-19 latest: Iranian official claims death toll rises to 50

First Coronavirus Case Reported in Afghanistan

Iran introduces contingency plans as coronavirus death toll rises to 8

Trump campaign: Socialism dominated Nevada with Sanders win

Colorado National Guard Troops Deploy To Afghanistan

Pelosi slams Trump’s ’dangerous’ pick for intelligence chief

Macron says ’not sure’ EU-UK trade deal possible before end of 2020

US national security adviser denies Russia boosting Trump reelection

Sanders claims big win in Nevada, tightens grip on Democratic race

Trump calls ex-top adviser John Bolton ’traitor’, seeks to block his book

Police uses water cannons to disperse Algerian protesters

Trump to discuss religious freedoms with Indian PM Modi in upcoming state visit

New Pakistan-Afghanistan Train Transports Goods

Abdullah’s Campaign Head: ’I Was Barred From Flight’

Defiant Abdullah Meets Politicians in Midst of Election Dispute

Study shows sharp increases in US alcohol deaths, especially among women

China reports sharp fall in new coronavirus cases, deaths

Turkey wants to return Syria to Ottoman Empire: Analyst

Principalists leading Iran’s parliamentary elections: Partial results

Abdullah to launch widespread program from the North after rejecting controversial election results

Pompeo assures US support, stresses ’Iran threat’ in Saudi visit

Ryanair CEO calls for profiling of Muslims, sparks outrage

US prepares for coronavirus pandemic, school and business closures: health officials

’Russia, Turkey to intensify consultations on Syria’s Idlib’

Tulsi Gabbard only candidate who takes an anti-imperialism stance: Analyst

The FATF blacklist of Iran is American economic terrorism: Writer

First European dies from coronavirus in Italy as 10 towns locked down

Afghanistan; 10,000 CIVILIAN CASUALTIES in 2019 – UNAMA

Turkey confirms presence of allied Syria mercenaries in Libya

Seven people in Vietnam Charged over the deaths of 39 migrants whose bodies were found in a lorry in Essex in October

Russia rejects claims of meddling in 2020 US election

Iran confirms two new deaths, 13 more coronavirus cases

Khalili Criticizes Intl. Silence on Election Results

NATO Welcomes US-Taliban Plan to Sign Deal

US-Taliban Deal to be Signed on Feb. 29: Pompeo

Germany ups police presence at mosques over ’very high’ security threat

US fears democracy in Iran, will have to learn to respect it: Foreign Ministry

Haftar says any ceasefire depends on Turkey’s withdrawal from Libya

Russia offers to compensate Belarus for tax changes: President Lukashenko

Russia says Turkey sends large amounts of ammo to Syria’s Idlib ahead of large-scale op

Trump slams Oscar win for South Korean film ’Parasite’

India’s new citizenship law puts millions at risk of statelessness

Crippling lockdown on Kashmir surpasses 200 days

London stabbing attack rattles British Muslims

Iraq’s anti-terror PMU appoints Abu Fadak al-Mohammedawi as al-Muhandis successor

Iranians go to polls in parliamentary elections amid US animosity

NSC Confirms Reduction in Violence Begins Tonight

Council of Presidential Candidates Calls to Annul Election Result

Iran forms task force to fight coronavirus after two deaths reported in central city

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Speed science: The risks of swiftly spreading coronavirus research

Iran, Russia, Turkey working to agree on date for Syria summit: Turkish source

Khalilzad Meets Karzai, Discusses ’Current Situation’

Abdullah Asks EU’s ’Clarification’ on Election Stance

Airbus Defence and Space to cut over 2,300 jobs

Protest against legalization of abortion in Colombia

Trump to name US envoy to Germany acting director of national intelligence: Sources

Germany: Shootings at two bars leave eight dead

Afghan election results fuel tensions in the country

UN envoy urges Turkey, Russia to de-escalate situation in Syria’s Idlib

Trump offered Assange pardon to cover up Russia alleged hacking

Nicola Sturgeon says new immigration policy is ’offensive and disastrous’

India approves plan to buy US naval helicopters

Iran confirms first cases of coronavirus for two old men

Hekmatyar Rejects Results: Ghani Chose ’Path of Crisis’

Election ’Imposed’ on Afghans Serves Foreigners: Karzai

Attorney General Barr considering quitting over Trump tweets: Source

Turkey’s Erdogan threatens ‘imminent’ Syria operation, sparks Russian warning

US Senator Sanders calls Saudi Arabia’s rulers ‘murderous thugs’

2020 will be the year of Yemeni air defense systems that will change battle course: Top cmdr.

Dostum endorses Abdullah’s stance regarding elections, urges supporters not remain silent

China coronavirus fatalities pass 2,000 as infection cases decline

Australian MPs have no doubt Assange held as ‘political prisoner’

Zarif meeting with US senator part of Iran general diplomacy: Foreign Ministry

Pakistani Senate adopts resolution against Trump’s Palestine plot

Trump criticized for granting clemency to convicted criminals

US assassination of Soleimani breached international norms: UN rapporteur

Warren calls Bloomberg ’egomaniac billionaire’ after he qualifies for next debate

Mid-air plane collision kills four in Australia

There is ’Chance’ of Taliban Deal: Trump

Abdullah Rejects Results, Announces Formation of ‘Inclusive Govt’

Ghani Elected President of Afghanistan

India’s top court orders equal roles for women in army

Moscow hosts 9th Valdai Middle East conference

Iranian Parliament speaker wraps up Lebanon visit

Turkey issues arrest warrants for some 700 people over ‘Gulen ties’

Strike over pension reforms brings Greece to standstill

Saudi Arabia urges Germany to lift arms export ban despite continuing war on Yemen

Jeff Bezos, world’s richest man, pledges $10 billion to tackle climate change

Khalilzad Meets Pakistan Prime Minister, Briefs on Peace Talks

US-Taliban Peace Agreement is Entirely Conditional: Sediqqi

Bolton: Trump’s ‘diplomatic outreach’ to North Korea a failure

Over 1,800 killed by coronavirus in China; 72,000 still infected

UN chief praises Iran, Pakistan for hosting Afghan refugees

At least 23 die in Niger stampede: Officials

Maduro says US plotting to invade Venezuela, country ‘not afraid of combat’

Sanders tweets photo of Trump, Bloomberg golfing

French MPs begin debating controversial pension bill as opposition vow to derail it

Bomb attack at religious rally kills 10 in Pakistani city Quetta

Bill Gates warns coronavirus may kill over 10 million people in Africa

IEC to reveal election results

Gas leak kills six in Pakistan’s Karachi

Storm Dennis hits hard week after storm Ciara with widespread flooding

Armed assailants kill 22 villagers, including 14 children, in Cameroon: UN

’Millions’ of Afghans Returning from Pakistan: Danish

’Five Afghan Forces Killed’ in Kunduz Attack: MoD

Former DOJ officials call on US Attorney General Barr to resign

Trump calls for end to Russia’s support for Syria

Europe has to develop an appetite for power: EU foreign policy chief

Police in Azerbaijan’s capital arrest 3 opposition leaders

Canada PM scraps Barbados trip amid indigenous anti-pipeline protests

Trump is ’toying with everybody,’ says his counselor

US waging war against China on all fronts: Analyst

China reports rise in new virus cases as death toll nears 1,800

Billboards in Tel Aviv incite reprisal against Palestinians over rejection of Trump deal

UN Secretary-General follows “closely” peace efforts Afghanistan

US-Taliban peace deal to be signed by the end of February

Peace Agreement Between US and Taliban ’Finalized’: Abdullah

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China epidemic slows, prompting cautious optimism

Venezuelan armed forces stage nationwide drills amid tensions with US

Ghani, US Senators Discuss Peace Process

President Jeenbekov sends message over Day of withdrawal of Soviet forces from Afghanistan

Trump claims he has ‘legal right’ to interfere in criminal cases

Trump administration to send border patrol officers to arrest migrants in cities

Erdogan visits Pakistan in bid to reduce its dependence on Saudi Arabia

China coronavirus death toll exceeds 1,500, over 140 die in single day

Haiti orphanage fire kills 15, renews debate over unlicensed orphanages

Dostum Threatens ‘Parallel Govt’ if Election Results are Rigged

Afghan President Meets Key US, NATO Officials in Munich

Paktia Residents Seek Justice for Those Killed in Govt Operations

Afghanistan launches National Trade Policy

US troops leaving Afghanistan?

Macron’s candidate for Paris mayor quits after sex scandal

China virus death toll nears 1,400, six health workers among victims

Venezuela files lawsuit against US at ICC over unilateral sanctions

German economy stagnated in final quarter of 2019

COVID-19 coronavirus vaccine could cost hundreds of millions of dollars and take months — WHO

US attorney general says Trump tweets ’’make it impossible’’ to do job

CDC confirms 14th US case of coronavirus with patient in San Diego

‘All bushfires in hardest-hit Australia state now contained’

Death toll from coronavirus outbreak exceeds 1,350

’Lasting Peace’ Must be Afghan-Owned: Stoltenberg

Mnuchin, Blankfein say Bernie Sanders would ’ruin’ US economy

Kabul Still in Search of intra-Afghan Talks Team

NATO has turned obsolete, should have been disbanded decades ago: Expert

India’s ruling party suffers crushing defeat in major elections

EU parliament lawmakers slam Trump’s Mideast plan as unlawful

US point man on Iran met with MKO rep. before, after Gen. Soleimani’s assassination: Report

US, German spies plundered global secrets via Swiss encryption firm: Report

Coronavirus death toll tops 1,100 in China, virus now named

Protests against gas pipeline project spread across Canada

Trump Gives ’Conditional’ Approval to Afghan Deal: NYT

Sanders overtakes Biden in Morning Consult poll

Joe ’Biden’s star has fallen’: Analyst

NATO Supports US Efforts for Peace in Afghanistan

Afghan Cricket Team to Face Ireland

Native American burial sites being destroyed for Trump border wall

14 Rohingya die, dozens unaccounted for as boat sinks off Bangladesh

Joe Biden’s support in US presidential race tumbles to lowest on record: Poll

China completes two days of military drills near Taiwan

China removes health officials in wider coronavirus epicenter

US enmity towards Iranian nation rooted in its fear of Revolution’s might: Rouhani

New Philadelphia police chief starts work amid surge in homicides

Venezuela says will sue US over economic damages of sanctions

China virus death toll passes 1,000; president makes rare visit to coronavirus patients

Islamic Revolution turns 41: Iranians mark anniversary nationwide

US military budget request for Afghanistan lowest in a decade

No Way To Power Except by Votes: Hekmatyar

In talks with the Taliban, the US has taken the upper hand

Dangers for civilians rise in Afghan-Taliban conflict

Five People Killed in Kabul Suicide Attack

Storm Ciara latest: Hurricane-force winds batter Northern Europe

Ireland: Sinn Fein wins popular vote, set for historic gains

Boy suffers head injury from police truncheon after Barnsley football match

Israeli interrogators ‘brutally tortured’ Palestinian detainees: AP

Coronavirus infected 27 foreigners in China, 2 dead: Beijing

Brad Pitt ridicules Senate vote to acquit Trump in Academy Awards speech

El Salvador soldiers occupy parliament as president issues warning over loan

Movie on Skateboarding in Afghanistan Wins Oscar

Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation Explores Challenges and Solutions for Illiteracy, Open Registration for 1st Literacy Challenge Forum

Africa holds ‘Silencing the Guns’ summit with focus on Libya, South Sudan

UK cancer patients ‘left in the dark’ amid staff shortages

Buttigieg gets most delegates, Sanders comes in second in Iowa: Updated results show

Saudi crown prince expected to meet Netanyahu in Cairo: report

Brexit can leave UK exposed to global outbreaks: Health Alliance

China reports 97 new coronavirus deaths on mainland on Sunday, toll rises to 908

Serie A: Inter Milan 4-2 AC Milan

American woman behind the death of UK teenager exposed as CIA officer

Pakistan to Host Conference on Afghan Refugees

Afghan female athlete to leave the country after her dog shot dead by gunmen

US envoy for Afghan peace meets Mullah Baradar, other senior Taliban leaders in Qatar

Qatar may become first Persian Gulf Arab state to operate submarines: Report

Surprising Ways to Beat Anxiety and Become Mentally Strong–According to Science

Okay Google, Find Aliens! How UFO Fans Use Tech Giant’s Services to Find ETs in Antarctica

Movie Legend Jackie Chan Promises to Pay $140,000 for Coronavirus Vaccine

Coronavirus kills 811, infects over 37,000 in China

Azerbaijan voting in snap parliamentary elections

Trump plan violates Palestinians’ legitimate rights: Top Arab MPs

Death toll from mass shooting in Thailand hits 26

2 US Troops Killed By Shooter ‘in Afghan Uniform’: US

Second Deputy Mohaqiq’s Son, Hussain, Kills Brother Baqir: MoI

Thai soldier kills 17 in mass shooting

Mass Shooting in Thailand: What We Know So Far

US deploys ‘mini-nukes’ in deplorable threat to world peace

Iranians reflect on most important issues in elections

Irish voting in general election overwhelmed by Brexit

Putin meets Belarus president Lukashenko for oil, integration talks

Indians head to poll in New Delhi amid persisting protests against citizenship law

Greece seeking to outmaneuver Turkey in Mediterranean Sea

American dies of coronavirus in China as toll set to surpass SARS

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Turkey bolsters Idlib outposts as Syrian gov’t forces make gains

Voices from Hubei, two weeks into coronavirus lockdown

Drone: Inside the CIA’s Secret Drone War

Three Afghans Arrested in India for Drug Trafficking

Russian FM decries US sanctions on Venezuela as being ‘illegal’

Trump fires two officials who testified against him during impeachment

Germany’s ruling party in turmoil after MPs side with far-right in key vote

UN expert says Spain ’utterly failing’ poorest citizens

Over 100 US Democrats reject Trump’s ‘deal of the century’

China coronavirus epidemic death toll soars to 722

Trump’s hawkish tariff strategy to severely affect Italian products

Trump should have been charged with serious offences if Democrats wanted to impeach him: Analyst

Catalonia’s path toward secession irreversible: Regional leader

Trump vents ‘apoplectic’ fury at Boris Johnson over his Huawei decision

‘Peace is Priority’ for Afghan People: Abdullah

To counter Huawei, US could take ’controlling stake’ in Ericsson, Nokia: attorney general

Buttigieg condemns Trump’s ‘disgraceful’ remarks against Romney

The little girl turning into stone: Seven-year-old suffers from incurable skin condition that makes her life ’a living hell’

New Delhi uses cruel law to keep Kashmir leaders in jail amid persisting unrest

China urges US to respond ‘reasonably’ to coronavirus outbreak

Israel uses civilian flight as shield to raid Damascus after Syrian troops liberate Saraqib

IECC’s Decision Made Under Political Pressure: Campaigns

Shapoor Zadran Returns to National T20I Squad

FBI: Russia engaged in ‘information warfare’ ahead of 2020 presidential election

China to halve import tariffs on more than 1,700 US goods

Record-breaking NASA astronaut returns to Earth

Turkey military convoy enters Idlib to protect terrorists, impede Syrian forces advance: Army

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‘American Contractor Captured by Taliban in Khost’: Newsweek

Chief minister of Indian state says ‘Muslims should be fed with bullets’

Trump expresses’ full support’ for Venezuela’s opposition leader Guaido

Venezuela’s president slams Trump for meeting with opposition figure

Amnesty demands immediate release of Saudi rights activists

Coronavirus death toll hits 563, over 28,000 infected

Israel kills another Palestinian teen amid tensions over US deal

100s of Americans quarantined in California after fleeing coronavirus epicenter

Turkey-Syria clashes complicate Moscow relations

Ghani Combines 8 State Companies Into New Development Entity

Trump acquitted by Senate in impeachment trial

At least 200 killed or abused after being deported by US to El Salvador: HRW

US polarization at its height as Pelosi rips up Trump’s speech

US plans to impose new curbs on China and Huawei

US Air Force suicides soar by a record 33% in 2019

China coronavirus outbreak: Death toll approaches 500

Ayatollah Khamenei: Trump deal to die sooner than Trump himself

Trump delivers third State of the Union speech

Taliban accuse Trump of harming peace talks

Trump Seeks End to War in Afghanistan

Russia starts production of S-400 systems for India

EU to unveil reforms in accession system to appease France

Taliban say US has ‘harmed’ negotiations

Turkey takes up its Syria accusations with Russia

WHO says coronavirus outbreak ‘not yet a pandemic’

Long-Bailey sets out her vision for Labour reform

2019 Was Deadly Year for Civilians: AIHRC

Abdullah’s Office Opposes Palace’s Proposed Negotiating Team

Withdrawal of US Troops Will Boost Taliban: Retired US General

Pakistan’s deficit under microscope as IMF review begins

Coronavirus in US, 11 cases confirmed

Two killed, one wounded in shooting at Texas university campus

India Allocates $13.9 M for Chabahar Port

Muslim group OIC rejects Trump’s Middle East plan

Insurgent Attacks Increased in Late 2019: SIGAR

Pound hit by renewed hard Brexit fears after Johnson’s tough talk

Morales says wants to go home, run for senator in upcoming general elections

US Demands ‘Demonstrable’ Reduction in Violence from Taliban

Afghan Girls Skateboarding Film Wins Bafta Award

New Iraqi PM Marks National Consensus to Weather Crisis

China opens new hospital amid ongoing intl. contingency plans

Saudi media try to rationalize betrayal of Palestinians under Trump plan

Texas oil spill restarts after previous containment: US Coast Guard

Attacker in London terrorist incident identified as Daesh sympathizer

US Democrats planning to skip State of the Union address, hold protests

Trump says US has ’shut down’ coronavirus threat; China shuns US help

Djokovic stuns Thiem to win 8th Australian Open

Trump says he thinks of communism when he thinks of Sanders

Women’s Affairs Ministry Reports 51 Abuse Cases Over 11 Months

Arab envoys present at US Mideast plan unveiling were misled: Diplomat

Coronavirus health scare: 300 plus dead; first fatality outside China confirmed

Republican Senate ’coverup’ in impeachment prompts backlash

Iraqi president appoints Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi as new premier

US Peace Envoy Briefs Afghan Leaders on Taliban Talks

Carter: Trump plan works against ‘peace’, breaches international law

Senate’s failure to remove Trump will mark end of US democracy: Analyst

Sturgeon reaffirms commitment to constitutionalism

Democratic Party establishment far more afraid of Sanders than Trump: Analyst

Takfiri militants kill at least 62 people in east DR Congo as attacks on civilians intensify

Rights groups: Trump administration advancing xenophobic agenda

Airstrike kills all members of family – Badghis

UK officially leaves European Union

US move to raise travel warning ‘too unkind’: China

Kyrgyzstan protests inclusion in Trump’s latest travel restrictions

US brain injury numbers cover-up for dead US troops in Iranian missile strike: IRGC

US Envoy Khalilzad in Kabul As Talks Reach New Phase

’Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness’ well-received by international film critics

Russia reports flight of 33 spy aircraft, drones near its border in past week

India hails ’strong’ ties with Israel after welcoming US Mideast plan

Turkey may launch Syria offensive if Idlib attacks continue: Erdogan

China virus toll passes 250 as travel curbs tightened

US declares coronavirus a public health emergency

China envoy says ’a lot’ is still unknown about coronavirus

New telescope reveals sun’s surface in closest detail yet

American president to bar nationals from 6 more countries from traveling, migrating to US

Britain officially leaves the European Union

Will Brexit revive sectarianism in Ireland’s north?

Tear gas, rocks fly in Chile as protesters face off with police

US Envoy Khalilzad in Pakistan as Kabul Insists on Ceasefire

Trump lawyer: Ukraine ‘quid pro quo’ not impeachable offense

Former US lawmaker registered as lobbyist for Emirates in Washington

Gunman fires at Delhi protest against citizenship law, wounds one

Afghan Civilians Pay Price of Conflict: Amnesty International

US economic growth missed Trump’s 3% goal in 2019 amid trade tensions

Jared Kushner ‘surprised almost to death’ Palestinians rejected deal they did not negotiate

Palestinian state won’t emerge in near future: US envoy to Israel

Mexico deports hundreds of migrants to Honduras

France condemns Turkey for ‘violating Berlin agreement on Libya’

Palestine free to end security cooperation with Israel, Abbas reportedly tells Netanyahu

White House threatens to ban Bolton’s book over ’security concerns’

Sanders, others, censure Trump ‘peace plan’, warn against annexation

Israeli-American drug smuggler pardoned in Russia ahead of Netanyahu visit

US interference in Tibet affairs doomed to fail: Commentary

Trump signs USMCA, ’ending the NAFTA nightmare’; key Democrats not invited

China virus death toll rises to 169; over 1,000 new cases reported

Quim Torra ends coalition with ERC, calls snap election

Pentagon Identifies 2 Air Force Airmen Killed in Afghanistan

Afghanistan’s U19 Cricket Team to Face Pakistan on Friday

A big No to Trump’s biased deal: Outrage flares in Palestine, elsewhere

Trump’s legal team wraps up opening arguments, rejects Bolton allegations

Taliban attack kills 10 policemen in northern Afghanistan

‘Lock him up’ protesters chant outside Trump rally in Wildwood

Medics rushing to China’s Wuhan to help fight virus

Australia’s PM wants more powers as bushfires threaten capital

50 US soldiers diagnosed with brain injury after Iran strike: Pentagon

Saudi Arabia complicit in US assassination of Lt. Gen. Soleimani: Iran Foreign Ministry

Palestinian president dismisses Trump’s plan as ‘conspiracy’

Trump takes credit for quitting Iran deal as ‘most important’ thing he did for Israel

Mass demonstrations in Gaza as Trump unveils ’deal of the century’

US disgraceful, imposed plan is treason of century: Iran

Trump outlines contentious Palestine scheme, says Quds will be Israel’s ‘undivided capital’

US Military Recovers Remains from Plane Crash in Ghazni

Afghan Govt ’Nowhere Near’ Able to Self-Fund: Sopko

More PTM Leaders Arrested, Afghans Protest Pashteen’s Detention

Netanyahu withdraws request for immunity from prosecution on graft charges

Qatar ruler appoints top aide as prime minister

Warning shots fired as refugees rush Serbia’s border with Hungary

Thousands in US protest India’s discriminatory citizenship law

Trump deal: A prize for Israel at the expense of Palestine

Taliban repel Afghan forces’ attempt to reach US spy plane crash site +Video

New coronavirus spreading fast, killing more people in China

Saudi FM says Middle East ’safer’ after US assassination of Gen. Soleimani

US, Turkish presidents discuss latest developments in Syria, Libya

Protesters confront police after Catalan president is stripped of parliamentary seat

PM Abdul Mahdi urges US to de-escalate tensions in region

US, Canada warn against China travel as virus spreads, markets slide

US Aircraft Dropped 7,423 Munitions in Afghanistan in 2019

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AIHRC: Civilian Casualties from Afghan Airstrikes Increasing

In Talks, US Asks Taliban for ‘Long-Term Reduction in Violence’

Turkey ends rescue efforts after earthquake toll reaches 41

Fog likely to figure prominently in probe of Kobe Bryant’s fatal helicopter crash

Iraq’s “Million-Man” March: What Are The Implications?

Homesteaders, catastrophists run for the hills to flee US uncertainty

US military investigating reports of Afghanistan plane crash: Official

France bans tear gas grenade blamed for maiming dozens of anti-govt. protesters

Up to 7 million Indians form 620km human chain to protest anti-Muslim law

Under fire for presidency bid, Bolivia interim leader asks all ministers to resign

Trump denies telling Bolton Ukraine aid was tied to investigations

China virus toll rises; foreign states trying to evacuate nationals from epicenter Wuhan

Palestinians reiterate rejection of US ‘deal of the century’

President Rouhani: We should not allow Trump to succeed

Rescuers pull survivors from earthquake debris in Turkey

Bolton says Trump wanted to tie Ukraine aid to probe: Report

Death toll from torrential Brazil storms rises to 44: Officials

US State Dept. confirms rocket hitting dining facility of its Baghdad embassy

Pakistanis, Kashmiris observe ’Black Day’ against India

Iran’s Zarif rebuffs Trump’s call for direct talks as ’wishful thinking’

TAPI Pipeline Project Faces More Delays in Afghanistan

PTM’s Leader Manzoor Pashteen Arrested by Pakistani Police

Abdullah Criticizes Palace for ‘Impeding’ Peace Process

Afghan Politicians Prepare ‘National Reconciliation Plan’

Kapisa Man Killed by Brother Over Football Match

Girl and Her Father Are Killed by Afghan Forces

China faces ‘grave situation,’ as virus toll rises

Supporters of Wikileaks founder protest outside prison in London

Record rainstorms kill 30 in southeastern Brazil

Veteran US MP, impeachment manager calls Trump a ’dictator’ on Senate floor

Prince Charles wants to visit Iran: Sunday Times

8-year-old Palestinian boy found dead, suspected to have been kidnapped by settlers

20 people wounded in grenade attack at wedding party – Khost

Hamid Karzai, Abdullah to come up with a new policy for peace

Pakistan PM warns world of danger of all-out war over Kashmir

Martyrdom exerts profound effects on world’s future: Iran Leader

Myanmar army shells Rohingya village, kills two women

Cricket: Qualifying Process Announced for T20 World Cup 2021

Eastern Turkey jolted by strong 6.8-magnitude earthquake, 21 dead

Israel to retain security control of Palestinian state under Trump deal: Report

Biden slams Trump remarks about US troop injuries from Iran attack as ‘disgusting’

Mistrust of police major contributor of gun violence in US: Report

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Thousands across France protest govt. bid to overhaul pensions

France confirms first two cases of coronavirus

US-UK potential trade war over Internet giant tax

Schiff to Senate Republicans: ‘You know you can’t trust’ Trump

Website of Iran’s Fars news agency blocked by US Treasury

China coronavirus death toll rises to 41, more than 1,000 infected

’Violence Reduction’ Must Mean ’No Civ. Casualties’: Amnesty.org

’Idiot’ Trump had better pull out troops from Iraq voluntarily: Hashd al-Sha’abi leader

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 128-113 Brooklyn Nets

China shuts schools, temples, as virus death toll rises to 25

Several Palestinians injured as Israeli forces storm Al-Aqsa Mosque

WHO expects coronavirus cases to rise in China

Huge explosion rips through northwest Houston; 2 people killed

US border officers directed to stop Iranian-born travelers: Report

Iraqis march in ’millions’ to call for expulsion of US troops

Epidemic response group working on China virus vaccines

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South Africa ruling party’s ally holds large rally against US policies in Mideast

Afghanistan Again Among Top Corrupt Countries: Watchdog

Bolivia’s Morales marks end of presidency in Argentina

Trump downplays US troops’ concussion injuries from Iranian missile attack

China locks down city at center of new virus outbreak

Hosting Macron, Abbas urges Europe to recognize State of Palestine

Zurich police use tear gas, water cannons on World Economic Forum protesters

France, Germany say EU will respond in kind to new US tariffs

Trump mounts pressure on EU to shun Iran

Australian Open: Federer 3-0 Krajinovic

UK govt. announce plans to introduce lie detector in wake of terror attack

Hundreds evacuated as flooding threaten homes in southern France as Storm Gloria hits

Juan Guaido in Europe to shore up support for regime change in Venezuela

US: Iranians no longer eligible for trade, investment visas

Lebanon: Police fire tear gas as fresh protests hit Beirut

Khan urges UN action over Kashmir dispute with India

Salih, Trump discuss American troop drawdown from Iraq

China appoints new special envoy for Afghanistan

Trump’s Iran Policy Is Brain-Dead

Study finds London has become a city for the elites

No action yet on American nuke missing off Greenland over 50 years ago

Iran: US will fail to undercut our influence through terror acts like Soleimani’s assassination

European shares drop from record high on threat of US auto tariffs

Ghani at Davos Defends Legacy, Says Afghans Want Peace

Afghanistan Improves its Growth by an Estimated 2.9 Percent

‘I might take him over her,’ Trump enters Clinton, Sanders row

Hillary Clinton claims ’nobody likes’ Bernie Sanders

Zarif: EU3 submission on JCPOA only whetted Trump’s appetite

Turkey to help Afghanistan develop its insurance sector

Bin Salman hacked Washington Post owner’s phone by malicious WhatsApp file: Probe

India’s top court refuses to suspend citizenship law, again

Huge waves in Barcelona as storm Gloria lashes Spain

Afghan Parliament Approves 2020 Fiscal Year’s Budget

President Trump and PM Khan Discuss Afghanistan at Davos

Russia’s Putin approves new govt., PM holds first cabinet meeting

Trump administration plans to add seven nations to travel ban list: Reports

US Senate rejects Democrats on documents, witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

Mystery virus can mutate, China says, as countries move to prevent spread

Protests demanding economic reforms continue across Iraq, casualties reported

Anti-government protests resume in Colombia

Israeli PM vows to annex Jordan Valley, all West Bank settlements if re-elected

More US troops ‘treated’ after Iran attack on US base, Pentagon admits

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Lebanon’s PM Diab announces formation of new government

Wall Street falls as China virus reaches the US

Millions go hungry in wealthy Canada - and some die young as a result

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British government in Brexit defeat over EU citizens’ rights in House of Lords

Children go missing as US-bound refugees clash with Mexican forces

China’s ex-Interpol chief sentenced to 13.5 years over graft, abuse of power

Ex-inspector tells UN how OPCW whitewashed findings on Douma chemical attack

India: Students protest against government’s citizenship policies in Delhi

Historic Trump impeachment trial to begin in earnest

Yemen dismisses Saudi, UAE claim of Houthi role in deadly missile attack in Ma’rib

On the move: Conflict, refugee returns fuel Afghanistan displacement

Taliban, US involved in controversy of ceasefire, reduction in violence

US not done in Venezuela, Pompeo announcing new sanctions on Caracas

Propped up by Trump, gun activists rally against proposed Virginia gun laws

Death toll from China’s mystery virus rises to four

South Korea to dispatch ‘anti-piracy unit’ to Strait of Hormuz, not to join US-led alliance

Royals give up their titles to live in ’peace’

There is a ‘disincentive’ to tell the truth about progress in Afghanistan, Pentagon official says

Ghani Calls For Investigation of Kabul Family Murder

The Geopolitical Feature of Peace and War in Afghanistan

Rep. Schiff: NSA, CIA probably have more evidence pertinant to impeachment

Hasina, Karzai join criticism of Indian Citizenship Law

Leader of Iran: Iran’s appeal as model of resistance angers US

UK legal team urges police to arrest Egypt’s Sisi during London visit over Morsi death

Russia repels drone attack on Hmeimim base in Syria

China urges Canada to release Huawei chief as she heads to court to fight extradition to US

De Niro takes veiled jab at Trump at SAG tribute

Thousands of US-bound migrants set to enter Mexico from Guatemala in new influx

SARS-like virus spreads in China, nearly 140 new cases

Fears of radicalization as violent protests hit Lebanon

Alaska volcano spews thick ash cloud, triggering aviation warning

France probes police violence as video of officer beating up protester goes viral

Italians rally against far-right surge in north ahead of crucial regional vote

Billionaires richer than 60 percent of world’s population: Oxfam

Foreign powers call for ’permanent’ Libya ceasefire, vow end to foreign interference

Italian Sardines square off against Salvini ahead of crucial vote

Wells visit to Pakistan ahead of Afghan Peace Deal

Peace is "Not One Person’s Monopoly": Abdullah

Plan on Reduction in Violence ’Deceptive’: Danish

Four Members of One Family Killed in Kabul

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Russian Shakeup: What Does Putin Have in Mind?

Libya’s Haftar must end ‘hostile attitude’ to resolve conflict: Erdogan

Sanders, Warren try to ease tensions after a week of feud

Fire at Czech home for disabled leaves 8 dead

Palestinian child held for several weeks in solitary confinement at Israeli jail

Johnson appears keen to exploit Libyan conflict

Hong Kong protesters attack, injure policemen in head

Stolen ’Divan of Hafez’ heading to Germany after discovery in UK

Summit on Libyan peace to open in Berlin

Six members of a family killed in cold blood – Faryab

US Chargé d’Affaires in Kabul Begins Work

Taliban Aims to Sign Peace Deal by ’Month’s End’: Dawn

Govt ‘Applies Double Standard’ to Private Sector: Union

Iraq Developments in Shadow of US Expulsion Bill

Iran to send black boxes of downed Ukrainian plane to Kiev: Civil Aviation Organization

US spies are placing local motorists at risk near RAF Croughton

Lebanon security forces, protesters clash near parliament building

Iran: Region facing dangerous situation due to US combination of arrogance, ignorance

Khalifa Haftar is not a force for good in Libya

Pelosi to Trump: ’You are impeached forever’ regardless of outcome of Senate trial

Analysis: America’s main allies are abandoning Trump as his threats to world leaders backfire

Europe to face terror threat if Tripoli-based government falls: Erdogan

French police evacuates president Macron from theater amid protests

‘The War Will End When the US Withdraws’: Mullah Badradar

House Speaker to Herat Cleric: ‘Afghans Reject Radicalism’

Amid Doha Talks, Palace Still Insists on Ceasefire: Sediqqi

US relaxes firearms export rules, raises sales by 20%

90% of black Americans disapprove of Trump’s job performance: Poll

6 US Jets Were Near Iran Border at Time of Accidental Shoot-down of Ukraine Plane: Russia

Trump’s “NATOME” Idea: Goals, Outlook?

EU Brexit spokesman says Britain assured him about those who do not apply for settled status

EU warns of WTO challenge if US-China deal harms businesses

Guatemala cuts ties with Venezuela in kowtow to US

US assassination of General Soleimani was ‘immoral action’: New York Times

The case for ... making low-tech ’dumb’ cities instead of ’smart’ ones

Riyadh pays $500 million to cover cost of US troops’ presence in Saudi Arabia: Report

US military says 11 US troops wounded in Iranian missile attack despite earlier denials

Ayatollah Khamenei: US disgraced after assassination of Gen. Soleimani

US, Taliban Discuss Signing of Peace Deal: Shaheen

Qureshi Urges US to Remain Engaged in Rebuilding Afghanistan

Around 350,0000 people have fled Syria’s Idlib since Dec. 1: UN

Russian parliament unanimously approves Mikhail Mishustin as prime minister

Spain’s prime minister to meet with Catalonia’s president

Tehran now enriching more uranium than before 2015 deal: Iran’s Rouhani

Russia’s ruling party approves Putin’s candidate for prime minister

Trump impeachment articles delivered to Senate

Economic shocks of rising sea levels threaten sovereign credit ratings: Moody’s

Zarif: Europeans sold out remnants of Iran deal to appease Trump

White House abruptly cancels Iran briefings amid contradictions

Turkey ‘not pessimistic’ about ceasefire in Libya but wary of Haftar

Trump administration slammed for lying over Afghan war

Lebanese continue protests, demand release of detainees

Relief as rain falls over Australian bushfires

US, China sign ’momentous’ trade deal

US Officials Routinely ’Lied’ Over Afghan Progress: Sopko

Qureshi: Taliban ’Ready for Reduction of Violence’

Activists sue German government over lack of action on climate change

Sadr Calls for ‘Million-Man March’ against US Military Presence in Iraq

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Pelosi names Trump nemesis Schiff ’lead’ impeachment manager

Turkey summons Egypt’s charge d’affaires over raid on Anadolu office

Zarif rejects UK PM’s proposal for new ‘Trump deal’ to replace JCPOA

’Lying’ Trump could spark war with Iran: Bernie Sanders

Long-Bailey announces groundbreaking initiative on Islamophobia

Rouhani: Withdrawal from region serves US own interests, restores regional security

Delta flight dumps fuel on Los Angeles school, 26 treated for minor injuries

Over 130 killed as avalanches and floods hit Pakistan, Afghanistan

Russian PM Medvedev announces government resignation

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Ceasefire Key to Peace Talks: Mohib

Indian state challenges citizenship law in Supreme Court

Oceans were hottest in recorded history in 2019: Study

Turkey to ‘teach a lesson’ to Libyan rebel commander if anti-govt. offensive resumes

EU3 triggers dispute mechanism with Iran in blow to nuclear deal

FBI presses Apple for phone data from Saudi shooter

Anti-govt. protests resume in Lebanon as political vacuum persists

Johnson refuses to issue section 30 order

US court rejects bid to seize $1.7 billion of Iranian assets

Outbreak of dengue fever kills dozens of children in conflict-stricken Yemen

Police conduct raids in Germany in hunt for suspected Chechen militants

Avalanches in Pakistan claim 67 lives

US budget deficit tops $1 trillion in 2019

NGOs boycott pre-G20 meetings in Saudi Arabia over rights violations

Hong Kong ‘facing unprecedented challenges over high number of arrests’

Nearly 10,000 Election Complaints Rejected: IECC

US Wants Taliban to Cut Iran Ties: Hekmatyar

Afghan men detained in Delhi airport for heroin smuggling charges

MI5 chief rebuffs US warnings of potential risk Huawei poses to intelligence sharing

Europe accuses Iran of ’violent action’, urges return to obligations

New Boeing chief executive takes over with 737 max crisis unresolved

’More than 400,000 German jobs at risk in switch to electric cars’

India anti citizenship law protests continue as government calls for calm

Angry Pakistani protesters vow to drive US forces from region

Bolivia’s ex-president Morales calls on people to form popular defense groups

Rouhani receives Pakistani FM, stresses importance of mutual relations

Pelosi says Trump ‘impeached for life’ despite McConnell’s ‘gamesmanship’

Rumbling volcano shuts down Philippine capital

China slams US, other states for congratulating Tawain’s Tsai on election win

Iran volleyball qualify for Tokyo 2020

France’s transport strike drags on despite government compromise on pensions

Nasrallah says Iran missile strikes showed all US bases in West Asia within range

Saudi TV suspends Palestinian announcer over solidarity with Yemen

Soleimani assassination act of international terrorism: Chomsky

Iran summons British ambassador over ’unconventional behavior,’ attending ’illegal’ rally

Iran sets up hotline to help families of victims of downed Ukrainian plane

’Corrupt acts’ by US, allies cause of current situation in region: Ayatollah Khamenei

73% of Americans concerned about war with Iran: Poll

Regional security cooperation has no value without Iran: Qatari emir

Flashfloods Kill 11 in Kandahar, Helmand

Libya’s government, rebels agree to ceasefire brokered by Turkey, Russia

Over dozen Saudi servicemen to be expelled from US: Report

Australia’s PM admits partial guilt in bushfire response

Thousands protest against government in Thai capital

Trump tweets message of support to Iranian protests

UK ambassador arrested while organizing protests in Tehran: Report

Russia, Germany say committed to saving JCPOA despite US pressure

Local Officials Criticized for Silence on Shindand Strike

Trump’s sanctions threat reveals true US plot: total colonization of Iraq

Pakistanis protest US assassination of top Iranian General Soleimani

Hundreds of people protest French military presence in Mali

Trump: US troops won’t leave Iraq unless it pays for ‘money we put in’

We accept full responsibility for Ukrainian plane crash: IRGC Aerospace chief

US rebuffs Iraq’s call to withdraw troops from Arab country

North Korea rules out return to talks with US despite good personal relations with Trump

EU ministers hold emergency talks on Iran

China reports first fatal case of unidentified virus outbreak

What Are The Implications Of Iran’s Missile Strikes On US Bases?

US lawmakers reject Trump’s new claim that Soleimani targeted 4 US embassies in region

Oman names Sultan Qaboos’ cousin Haitham as new ruler

Iran: Ukrainian plane brought down ’due to human error’

Pelosi set to send impeachment articles to Senate

India citizenship law protest turns creative with art to express anger

Oman’s Sultan Qaboos dies at 79

US imitating Daesh in threatening Iran’s cultural sites: Zarif

Alcohol-related deaths in US have doubled in past 20 years: Study

’Designed by clowns,’ Boeing employees ridicule 737 MAX, regulators in internal messages

Australia bushfire rages on, PM confirms 27 dead

Putin, Erdogan urge restraint, de-escalation of Iran-US tensions

Johnson clashes with Corbyn over General Soleimani assassination

Trump says US will impose new sanctions against Iran after Tehran’s retaliation

US threatens India with sanctions over purchasing Russia’s S-400 missile systems

Anti-war activists in New York City protest against Trump’s Middle East policy

Ilhan Omar: ‘War destroys lives, takes away futures’

20 killed, over dozen wounded in bus accident in northern Iran

US still needs Middle East oil; Trump lies: Report

Ayatollah Khamenei: Iran’s retaliation against US only ’a slap’

Rouhani: Ultimate revenge is to end US presence in region

Epic Funeral Services for Gen. Soleimani Across Iran

Ukrainian passenger jet crashes in Iran, all 176 on board dead

Countries move to evacuate, restrict citizens after Iran missile attacks on US bases in Iraq

IRGC: No missiles intercepted in attack on US bases, casualties reported

IRGC targets US airbases in Iraq in response to assassination of General Soleimani

Massive crowds bid farewell to hero general in hometown funeral

Iran FM vows proportionate response to US terror act after assassination of General Soleimani

Indian Muslims protest US assassination of senior Iranian, Iraqi commanders

US-led coalition temporarily relocates headquarters from Iraq to Kuwait: Report

Trump didn’t know Gen. Soleimani’s blood will make resistance front stronger: Senior Yemeni official

Iran calls for national legal action against Instagram

Even weakest revenge scenario to become historic nightmare for US: Shamkhani

Germany slashing troop numbers in Iraq

In pictures: Final funeral procession for Lt. Gen. Soleimani

Tulsi Gabbard: War with Iran would make Afghanistan, Iraq wars ’look like a picnic’

Japanese businessman pays $1.8 for an enormous tuna

Pompeo: John Bass Helped Advance US Efforts Towards Afghan Peace

In Pictures: Tehran holds huge funeral procession for martyred commanders

Pelosy: US House will vote to limit Trump’s war powers on Iran

US not to leave Iraq, unless they pay for our base: Trump

London Muslims mourn for martyred commanders

Millions pack Tehran streets to pay homage to Gen. Soleimani

Iraq lodges complaint to UN chief, UNSC over US assassination of Lt. Gen. Soleimani, Muhandis

Iraq’s Sistani condoles with Ayatollah Khamenei on Soleimani assassination

Iran announces decision to take fifth step to scale back JCPOA commitments

Millions of Iranians mourn Lt. Gen. Soleimani, PMU deputy head in Mashhad

US soldiers, officers will go home in coffins after Soleimani assassination: Nasrallah

Iran will hit US ‘military sites’ in response to assassination of Lt. Gen. Soleimani

Biden blasts Trump’s ’incredibly dangerous’ tweets on Iran

Russia starts European gas deliveries through TurkStream pipeline to Turkey

Iraqi lawmakers approve bill to expel US forces from country

Washington always disrespects its political, legal, moral commitments: Rouhani

170 Iraqi lawmakers sign draft bill to expel US military forces from country

Iran says US lacks courage after Trump threatens to hit 52 sites

Over 100,000 protesters rally against citizenship law in southern India

In pictures: Millions bid farewell to iconic Gen. Soleimani in Ahvaz

Targeting Iran cultural sites will be war crime: People react to Trump

Six Germans killed, 11 injured in Italy road accident

US assassination to make Iran-Iraq alignment stronger: Analysts

Assassination of Iran’s Soleimani Meets with Negative Reactions in US

Soleimani opposed US hegemony over oil in Iraq: Expert

IRGC: Strategic revenge to end US presence in region

In Pictures: Iran’s Gen. Soleimani assassinated in Iraq

Children among 14 civilians killed in roadside bombing in Burkina Faso

Red Line crossed: US assassination of Qassem Soleimani

Gazans pay homage to General Soleimani, burn US, Israeli flags

In photos: Funeral held for Gen. Soleimani, his companions

Palestinians in Gaza pay tribute to assassinated Iranian commander

Iran will be patient in planning crushing anti-US response: IRGC commander

China fully supports Russia’s one-year chairmanship of BRICS

US assassination of Soleimani will lead to expulsion of US troops from Iraq: Experts

Afghan official calls Gen. Soleimani key figure in anti-Daesh fight

Mysterious pneumonia outbreak infects 44 in China, puts Asia on alert

Huge crowds of Iraqi mourners join Gen. Soleimani’s funeral procession

Iraq’s PMU denies strike on fighters as US mounts attacks on anti-terror group

Iranian media react to Quds Force chief assassination

In Pictures: Iranians mourn General Soleimani’s martyrdom

Military reservists called up as thousands flee Australian fires

Why US assassinated General Qassem Soleimani

Afghan VP Calls for “Calm” over Soleimani Killing

Resistance forces across world carry task of avenging Soleimani: Nasrallah

Iraq’s top Shia cleric condemns US assassination of ‘heroes of anti-Daesh fight’

Corbyn: assassination of Soleimani “extremely serious and dangerous escalation of conflict in the Middle East”.

Angry Iranians rally in huge numbers to call for revenge

US Senator Bernie Sanders condemns Trump for ordering assassination of Iranian General Soleimani

Who was General Qassem Soleimani?

Israel’s PM Netanyahu cuts short Greece visit ’in light of recent developments’

Trump’s order to assassinate Iranian General Soleimani draws swift condemnation from US officials

Iran’s Armed Forces vow ’punishing response’ to Soleimani’s assassination

Iran Leader vows ’harsh revenge’ following assassination of Gen. Soleimani

Russia slams US ’adventurist’ move in Soleimani’s assassination

Iraqi PM warns of devastating war, Sadr orders forces to be ready

Trump ordered assassination of General Soleimani: Pentagon

Commander of Iran’s Quds Force, Iraq’s PMU deputy head assassinated in US strike

Australian authorities steer mass evacuation as wildfires raze holiday towns

Trump faces major foreign policy challenges in 2020: Analysis

Death toll rises in Australia due to devastating bushfires

New citizenship law protest intensify across India

Hong Kong police arrest 400 protesters on New Year’s Day

Netanyahu to ask parliament for immunity from corruption charges

Death toll from floods, landslides in Indonesia reaches 21

US auto plant closures tied to surge in opioid overdose deaths

Taiwan’s top military official missing after helicopter crash-landing

US embassy in Baghdad suspends consular operations

US Amb. Bass: Take Opportunity for Peace, Fight Corruption

US taking revenge on Iraqi popular forces for defeating Daesh: Leader

North Korea ‘to develop new strategic weapon soon,’ as deadline for US passes

US Army bans China’s TikTok over security worries

4,000 US troops ordered to deploy in Middle East amid Iraq unrest: Officials

Trump says does not foresee war with Iran over Iraq

Number of homicides in London climbs to 10-year high

Pilots break strike unity as Macron’s ‘Thatcher moment’ is right now

World Welcomes 2020 Amid Wildfires, Protests, Nuclear Threats

8 Police Killed in Balkh, 7 ANA Killed in Takhar

US Embassy in Iraq evacuated amid angry protests over airstrike on PMU

Pompeo categorizes US aggression in Iraq, Syria as ‘defensive action’

British establishment wary of post-Brexit crisis in NI

US under barrage of criticism over strikes in Iraq

Turkish government sending Libya deployment bill to parliament despite opposition’s rejection

Sydney fireworks to go ahead despite massive protest petition

Iran, Russia: West disturbing peace in region

Air Pollution Kills 17 in Kabul in a Week: Ministry

Iraqi president condemns US attack on PMU bases as death toll reaches 25

Young Afghan MMA fighter defeats his Russian rival in a breathtaking fight

Hong Kong police arrest 15 in fresh shopping mall protests

Trump’s tariffs on imports backfired, caused job losses and higher prices: Fed study

NASA’s Mars 2020 rover set to hunt Martian fossils, scout for manned missions

Saudi judicial system corrupt, Bin Salman chief culprit behind Khashoggi’s killing: Dissidents

Taliban Agrees On One Week Ceasefire

Iraqi resistance groups decry Salih’s resignation as submission to US interests

Iran, China, Russia drill in vital waterways for 2nd day

10 ANA Troops Killed in Helmand Attack

Liverpool crushes Leicester City to go 13 points clear

Passenger plane crash in Kazakhstan leaves at least 14 dead

American University in Kabul May Close

10-Year-Old Girl Raped in Badghis: Local Officials

Turkey will soon pass bill to send troops to Libya: President Erdogan

Facing US trade uncertainty, China seeks closer ties with neighbors

civilian casualties in afghanistan surpassed 100,000 in the past 10 years

Leaders Unite Against Rise of ‘Fraudulent’ Govt

“Most Members” of Taliban Councils Support Ceasefire: Sources

Russia, China want Iran to adopt FATF rules: Chief banker

Taliban abducts 27 peace activists in Afghanistan

Taliban’s Top Leaders Meet in Quetta: Sources

Modi’s Rightist Policies Increasingly Cause Crisis in India

Hong Kong protesters clash with police at shopping malls

Russia’s advanced Sukhoi Su-57 jet suffers first crash

Russia ‘watching US for new missile deployments in Europe, Asia-Pacific’

US National Security Adviser warns UK about allowing China’s Huawei in 5G network: Report

IECC Registers Over 7,000 Complaints in Two Days

Taliban Agrees With Short Term Ceasefire Proposed By USA

Document: MoF Asks Govt-Run Bank to Pay Taxes in Advance

Texas homeowner fatally shoots 3 men who invaded home

Ukraine govt., pro-Russians agree on prisoner swap by year end

China, Japan, South Korea stress dialog with North Korea

Condemnations pour in as court exonerates Saudi officials in Khashoggi murder case

China says US’s outer space domain strategy constitutes ‘security threat’

2020 candidate Tulsi Gabbard urged to resign after voting in favor of Trump

Indian Muslims brandish natl. flag, say their protest not anti-India

Trump: ‘Pelosi gives us the most unfair trial in the history of the US Congress’

Preliminary Election Results Are ‘False’: Hekmatyar

Abdullah files more than 4,000 complaints over preliminary presidential election results

New Lebanon PM Enjoys Support, Expertise To Form Govt.: Expert

Saudi court releases MBS aides in Khashoggi murder trial

India, Iran Agree to Accelerate Chabahar Project

Taliban killed an ‘American’ solider in northern Kunduz province

Iowa woman ran over girl she thought was Mexican: Police

2019 Wingsuit Flying World Cup held in southwest China

’White House ordered freeze on Ukraine aid 90 mins after Trump call to Zelensky’

Liverpool clinch 2019 Club World Cup

Ghani Tops Preliminary Election Results: IEC

Macron: French forces kill 33 ‘militants’ in Mali

Hundreds arrested in India during days of protests over citizenship law

Trump signs military budget to create controversial Space Force

Modi summons ministers as citizenship law protests rage on

Facebook removes hundreds of fake accounts promoting Trump

European Parliament Condemns Child Abuse in Afghanistan

Panamanians march on 30th annv. of US invasion

Muslim nations considering gold dinar to beat sanctions

US government reports 2.7% percent uptick in homeless population

US ’verbal abuse’ over rights allegations aggravate tensions: North Korea

Trump approves sanctions against Russia-Europe gas pipeline

US permanently at war on humanity at home and abroad: Writer

Italy’s new tax on tech giants likely to trigger US retaliation

Twitter aborts another ‘manipulative’ Saudi state-backed op, which included activity against Iran

Afghan Saffron Ranked Best in the World for Eighth Year

US watching North Korea closely for possible ’Christmas surprise’ missile launch: Report

Ayatollah Sistani demands early elections to end crisis in Iraq

Afghan Political Figures Works On New Peace Plan To Be Discussed In Peace Talks

Death toll hits 9 as citizenship law protests spread in India

Analyst: Britain’s keeping of Scotland in UK ‘political folly

Biden: I Was Against Troop Surge in Afghanistan

Lebanon president Aoun designates Diab as country’s new premier

Moscow: One killed in lone wolf ‘terror attack’ on domestic security agency building

Global security will be put in jeopardy if New START treaty with US not renewed: Putin warns

Erdogan slams certain Islamic ‘platforms’ for inaction over Muslim woes

Bolivian regime issues arrest warrant for ex-president Morales

video/ Barcelona 0-0 Real Madrid: Gareth Bale denied by VAR in El Clasico stalemate

La Liga: Barcelona 0-0 Real Madrid+Video

President Trump impeached over abuse of power, obstruction of US Congress

Talks Approach ’Important Stage’: Khalilzad

Pompeo Hopes Reduced Violence Will Lead to Ceasefire

Pelosi calls Trump threat to US national security before impeachment vote

Every day On Average, 9 Children Either Dies, Gets Injured In Afghanistan

Clashes Continue in Indian Capital Over Citizenship Law

Khalilzad in Kabul for Peace Talks: Officials

French commuters face 12th day of transport strike over pensions

China lodges representations with US over expelling diplomats

Students join protests against new citizenship law on campuses across India

Operation Ends in Mazar, Qaisari is ‘Missing’

Abdullah Asks Protestors to Allow Recount in Seven Provinces

16 civilians killed And Injured In A Mine Blast In Ghazni

IECC Hosts Meeting on Electoral Crisis

Why So Many Americans Are Turning to Buddhism

Trump says US and China ’very close’ to trade deal

UK system of elections is viewed by many as being unfair

Facebook is engine of anti-Muslim hate in the world: Journalist

Bagram Attack Casts Shadow Over Qatar Peace Talks: Sources

US weekly names Swedish activist Greta Thunberg Person of the Year

Indian police fire blanks in fresh demos against citizenship bill

US ’Stands With Afghans’ to Bring Peace, Stability: Pompeo

US judge blocks Trump from using $3.6 billion in Pentagon money on border wall

Suu Kyi defends Myanmar at Rohingya genocide trial

Nicola Sturgeon set to reshape the politics of the British Isles

‘No election tomorrow,’ Algerians chant ahead of presidential vote

Protests Held Against India’s Religion-Based Bill

Abdullah Says Result Announcement Will Not Be Acceptable

2 killed, 73 Wounded in Ongoing Taliban Attack near Bagram Base

US House Democrats unveil Trump impeachment charges

Endless unwinnable US war in Afghanistan

Saudi gunman ’legally’ purchased pistol used in US terror attack

EU ‘concerned’ about restrictions in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Jeremy Corbyn fends off tough interview by BBC

IEC May Announce Election Results Wednesday

Peace Talks Continue into Fourth Day

Confidential Documents on Afghanistan Released

US Democratic leading impeachment probe says Trump violated oath

Fox ‘panders’ to Democrats, Trump complains, calling it ’pathetic’

US, Taliban Not Agreed on Reduction of Violence: Sources

Ghani Calls for Regional, Int’l Support for Afghan Peace

Abdullah’s Team Sees No Outcome from Election Meeting

Pentagon chief says plans to shift US military focus to Russia, China

Body of Japanese Aid Worker Arrives in Japan

US-Taliban Talks Continue for Second Day

Turkey to Host Meeting on Afghanistan

Meeting on Afghan Election Did Not Break Impasse

Khalilzad Will “Rejoin Talks with the Taliban”: US

Abdullah’s Supporters Continue Protests in the North

Head of Japanese NGO in Nangarhar Has Died From Gunfire Wounds

US Troop Drawdowns In Afghanistan ‘Not Tied’ to Taliban Deal: Esper

Abdullah’s Supporters Stage Protests in the North

Children’s Advocates Call for ‘Prompt’ Probe into Logar Case

Germans Ready to Extend Their NATO Mission: Minister

Trump blasts impeachment inquiry as ‘a hoax’

Italy PM defends reform of euro zone bailout fund but seeks concessions

Khalid, Miller Meets VP Dostum in Jawjzan

Freed Taliban Hostage Australian Professor Says He Never Gave Up Hope

Politicians Working on Plan to ‘End Crisis’

Ghani Orders Termination of Gold, Copper Mining Contracts

Knowledge Summit 2019: MBRF Unveils Findings of ‘Future of Knowledge

Australian Professor on Three-Year Ordeal Taliban Hostage

Ayatollah Sistani warns of enemy plot seeking to create civil strife, bring back ’era of dictatorship’

Ayatollah Khamenei blasts Americans for unauthorized trips to regional states

Mixed Reactions to Abdullah-Led Protest

Trump makes surprise visit to troops in Afghanistan

Abdullah’s Team Calls for Kabul Protest

EU Envoy Condemns “Extrajudicial” Detention of Rights Activists

Peace in ’Near Term’ Possible: US Gen. Milley

Ghani Orders Probe into Logar Sex Abuse Allegations

Afghan Forces Receive Five More MD530 Helicopters From US

NDS Says Claims of Sexual Abuse of School Boys Made up for Seeking Asylum Abroad

Karzai: Situation of Afghanistan Is Deteriorating

Blast in Kabul Leaves One Foreign National Dead

Farah Residents Protest Civilian Casualties “From Airstrike”

Afghan Forces Had ’30 Insider Attacks in Three Months’: SIGAR

Violence Against Women Increases by 8%: Report

Pregnant Muslim woman violently attacked in Sydney cafe

Trump: US ‘Working on an Agreement With the Taliban’

Afghanistan Beats Turkmenistan 2-1 at CAFA U-23 Women Championship

China wants US trade deal but ’not afraid’ to fight: Xi

Iranians rally to support establishment as riots contained

Beijing warns US against provocations after two warships sailed in South China Sea

Clashes erupt in Colombia amid protests, nationwide strike against government

Support for huge general strike building in France

Davis Cup: Novak Djokovic 2-0 Benoit Paire

US Senators Seek Oversight of Afghan Peace Settlement

Trump Discusses Afghan Peace with Pakistani PM

Trump Invites Ghani to US After Discussing Peace Process

Shelling by Saudi-led militia kills 10 African refugees in Yemen

Trump Hopes Prisoner Exchange Leads to Afghan Peace

Wahid Muzhda, Political Analyst, Assassinated In Kabul

US-China trade friction sends European shares lower

US war on terror cost nearly $6 trillion

13 Afghan Soldiers Killed in Taliban Attack in Kunduz

Two US Service Members Killed in Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan

Many Afghan Children Are Afraid to Go Outside: Save the Children

Duke of York subjected to scorn and ridicule following interview

Police, Morales’ supporters clash amid worsening unrest

Bolivian Police Crackdown Morales’ Supporters

Hekmatyar: Prosecute Those Committing Electoral Fraud

Two AUAF Professors Freed in Zabul

Who Is The Third Force Behind Killing Iraqi Protesters?

Intra-Afghan Meeting in China Delays Again

Nabil Boycotts Vote Recounting Process

California mass shooting leaves several dead, injured

’Grenade’ Attack Near Kabul Military Training Center

US Supports Delay of Prisoner Swap: Bass

Abdullah Warns of Using Every Means to Stop Partial Vote Recount

IEC Non-Voting Int’l Members Accused of Concealing Electoral Violations

Taliban Prisoners Still Under Afghan Government Custody: Sediqqi

Haqqani Prisoners Returned to Bagram Prison: Source

At Night Family Celebrates Birthday, Next Morning Buries Children

Report: Road Accident in Iran Kills 28 Afghan Nationals

Gaza stops fire as Israel agrees to Islamic Jihad demands: Islamic Jihad

IEC: Election Announcement Again Postponed

Seven People Killed in Kabul Car Blast

US ‘Strongly Supports’ Release of Taliban Prisoners: Bass

US Airstrike ‘Mistakenly’ Hits Afghan Army Outposts in Logar

Americans taking advantage of protests in Lebanon for own interests: Nasrallah

’Taliban Commander’ Killed In Logar Airstrike

Afghanistan Protests Summoning of Envoy by Pakistan

Abdullah at SCO: Afghan Peace Requires Regional Cooperation

Afghan woman politician sees Taliban talks as only hope for future

HRW says CIA-backed Afghan forces carry out ‘grave’ rights abuses

31 Taliban militants, civilians killed, wounded as explosives-laden vehicle goes off in Jawzjan

Abdullah Emphasizes on Transparency of Election, Importance of Peace

Taliban Had to Show Real Willingness to Make Real Compromises: NATO

Breach of IEC’s Digital Center Unacceptable: MPs

Afghan Govt May Join Beijing Peace Discussion

FM Rabbani Resigns, Citing Parallel Structures

US Mission Has Not Changed in Afghanistan: Esper

China Set to Host Taliban, Afghanistanian Politicians

IEC Chairperson Apologizes for Violation of Timeline

62 killed, 33 wounded in an explosion in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan

Civilian Casualties Have Spiked: UN

Qayoumi Referred to Attorney General

Authorities Fail to Enforce Court Order over a Former IEC Member

Leaders of India, China have frank discussions defuse border tensions

Russia jails American-Israeli woman on drug charges despite Netanyahu plea

IEC Registers Non-biomteric, Fraudulent Votes: Saadati

Blast In Ghazni University Leaves 23 Students Wounded

Reasons Riyadh May Be Leaning to Yemen War End

Ghani: We Must Avoid 2014 Election Chaos

Taliban Delegation Meets Pakistani Officials

UN Insists on Transparency With Afghan Election Count

Abdullah Claims Victory in Presidential Elections

Yemen’s Houthis to free 350 captives, including three Saudis, in good will gesture

Floods kill 113 in north India in late monsoon burst; jail, hospital submerged

Pro-Government Fighters Killed ‘By Mistake’ In Takhar Airstrike

Vote Counting Underway; 1 Million Counted So Far

Abdullah Calls on Electoral Commissions to Stay Independent

Hekmatyar Casts Vote without Having Sticker on His Tazkera+photos

Voting Kicks off in Afghanistan’s 4th Presidential Election

Suicide attack in Kabul city kills 22 civilians, injures 38 others

Taliban claims Kabul and Parwan explosions

“Legislate Peace” Campaign in Afghanistan

Trump rejects UN request for FBI probe into Khashoggi’s murder to save weapons sales

Tory leadership race exposes Britain’s democratic deficit

Georgia parliament head quits after 240 injured in crackdown

Russia will help Iran with oil, banking if payment channel not launched: Ryabkov

Iran refrained from hitting manned US plane accompanying downed drone, IRGC says

Senior Afghan Politicians In Pakistan For Key Meeting

SCO plays constructive role in promoting regional peace, stability: Statement