Hundreds of Syrians exit Lebanese town over tensions: UN

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Tripoli, Lebanon-At least 270 Syrian families have left a north Lebanon town, as hostility towards them mounted over a murder allegedly committed by a Syrian national, the UN refugee agency said Friday. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees condemned “collective reprisals against Syrians in the town,” of Bsharre, saying many of the families fled … Read more

Eight U.S. House of Representatives races to watch

Eight U.S. House of Representatives races to watch

Democrats were projected to retain their majority in the U.S. House of Representatives in Tuesday’s election. Long-time Representative Collin Peterson, one of only two House Democrats who opposed both articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump in 2019, was defeated by Minnesota’s former lieutenant governor, Republican Michelle Fischbach. The district in rural western Minnesota voted … Read more

How much did Trump lie during last night’s speech?

How much did Trump lie during last night's speech?

US President Donald Trump in the White House in Washington, US, November 5, 2020. AFP/Brendan Smialowski WASHINGTON: As the tortuous US presidential election appeared headed to a conclusion, Donald Trump addressed the nation Thursday and claimed without evidence that he was being robbed of a second term. The White House press conference was the president’s … Read more

Azerbaijanis celebrate liberation of occupied Kalbajar

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Anadolu 8:17 AM | November 26, 2020 Azerbaijanis on Wednesday flocked to Martyrs’ Lane in the capital Baku to commemorate fallen soldiers and celebrate the liberation of a region which had been under Armenian occupation for 27 years. Congratulating each other, people chanted slogans and waved Azerbaijani and Turkish flags after the army liberated Kalbajar. … Read more

Bettors stampede back in favor of Biden as results stream in

Bettors stampede back in favor of Biden as results stream in

Democratic candidate Joe Biden was back as clear favorite to win the U.S. presidential election in online betting markets on Wednesday morning, a reversal of fortune for President Donald Trump who had been favored overnight. The shift, according to data from three odds aggregators, came after Biden overtook Trump in the battleground state of Wisconsin, … Read more

Police discover rape case after finding infant in garbage dump in India

Police discover rape case after finding infant in garbage dump in India

Indian police discovered a rape case after finding an infant baby boy wrapped in a polythene bag and left in a garbage dump in the country’s capital, Times of India reported Thursday. The New Delhi police said they had received a call about an abandoned baby boy. Upon arrival at the indicated site, the police … Read more

Azerbaijani army enters Kalbajar region after 27 years

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Anadolu 8:19 AM | November 25, 2020 The Azerbaijani army entered the Kalbajar region following 27 years of Armenian occupation, the country’s Defense Ministry announced early Wednesday. “According to the trilateral statement signed by the presidents of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Russian Federation and the prime minister of the Republic of Armenia, units of … Read more

German Defence Minister warns US may face “very explosive situation”

German Defence Minister warns US may face "very explosive situation"

German Defence Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer on Wednesday warned the United States was facing a “very explosive situation” and a possible systemic crisis after President Donald Trump prematurely declared election victory. Following Trump’s remarks that he will go to the Supreme Court to stop ballots from being tallied, Kramp-Karrenbauer told public broadcaster ZDF “this election has … Read more

Confident Biden edges ahead in US election, Trump claims fraud

Confident Biden edges ahead in US election, Trump claims fraud

This combination of pictures created on November 04, 2020 shows Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden (L) in Wilmington, Delaware, and US President Donald Trump (R) in Washington, DC both pumping their fist during an election night speech early November 4, 2020. Photo: AFP WASHINGTON:  Democratic Joe Biden  inched closer to the victory on Thursday after … Read more

Netanyahu instructs next US President not to return to Iran Nuclear Deal

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The Biden campaign has hinted that the candidate may seek to rejoin or “renegotiate” the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action nuclear deal with Iran if he were to win. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif dismissed any talk of “renegotiation,” saying the only acceptable option would be for Washington to return to the existing … Read more