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In quotes: Trump’s campaign-style rally in Phoenix

US President Donald Trump held a political rally in Phoenix, Arizona, which is being described as a campaign-style event to drum up support.  Trump has held a series of…

Phoenix police fire tear gas at anti-Trump protesters

Phoenix police fire tear gas at anti-Trump protesters

Police have fired tear gas and stun grenades at crowds of protesters in Phoenix, Arizona as they demonstrated against US President Donald Trump, who held a campaign-style rally nearby for supporters. …

After the mudslides: Sierra Leone’s body collectors

After the mudslides: Sierra Leone’s body collectors

Freetown, Sierra Leone – A group of young men wearing protective suits and face masks pace the riverbanks looking for body parts. One of them removes his mask and starts to…

IS ‘Emir’ Seeks Exit to Deir Ezzor as Ibrahim Asks for Info on Held Troops

The so-called emir of the Islamic State group in Lebanon’s eastern border region, Mouwaffaq Abu al-Sous, is seeking a mediation that would secure the withdrawal of his embattled militants from…

ISG Urges ‘Continued Int’l Support to Further Strengthen LAF Capabilities’

The members of the International Support Group (ISG) for Lebanon said in a statement Tuesday that they “commend the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) in their efforts to combat terrorism and…

IS ‘Emir’ Seeks Exit to Deir Ezzor as Ibrahim Asks for Info on Held Troops

The so-called emir of the Islamic State group in Lebanon’s eastern border region, Mouwaffaq Abu al-Sous, is seeking a mediation that would secure the withdrawal of his embattled militants from…

ISG Urges ‘Continued Int’l Support to Further Strengthen LAF Capabilities’

The members of the International Support Group (ISG) for Lebanon said in a statement Tuesday that they “commend the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) in their efforts to combat terrorism and…

US to withhold $290m in Egyptian aid over human rights

The United States has decided to deny Egypt $95.7m in aid and to delay a further $195m because of its failure to make progress on respecting human rights and democratic…

Saudi police detain teenage boy for dancing in the road

Saudi police said on Tuesday they had detained a 14-year-old boy who was filmed dancing to the 1990s hit song “Macarena” at a street crossing in the coastal city of…

US: Missouri halts execution of Marcellus Williams

The US state of Missouri has halted the execution of a man who was scheduled to be put to death on Tuesday for the 1998 murder of a woman after…

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