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Venezuelan opposition, security forces clash in anti-Maduro protest

Venezuelan opposition, security forces clash in anti-Maduro protest Thu, 06 Apr, 2017

Venezuelan opposition protesters and security officers clashed on Thursday as the country's fragmented opposition gained new impetus against a socialist government it blames for the country's social and economic collapse.
Russia, Syria hit back as pressure builds over 'chemical attack'

Russia, Syria hit back as pressure builds over 'chemical attack' Thu, 06 Apr, 2017

Syria's regime and Russia hit back Thursday at accusations Damascus was behind a deadly chemical weapons attack, as pressure built for international action over what Washington called an "affront to humanity".
Serbs protest for 4th day against powerful president-elect

Serbs protest for 4th day against powerful president-elect Thu, 06 Apr, 2017

Several thousand mostly young people have marched in Serbia's capital and several other cities to protest the election of powerful Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic as the country's new president.
EU to end mobile roaming charges in June

EU to end mobile roaming charges in June Thu, 06 Apr, 2017

The EU will abolish mobile phone roaming charges from June 15 following a vote in the European Parliament on Thursday.
Russia detains 8 over Saint Petersburg metro bombing

Russia detains 8 over Saint Petersburg metro bombing Thu, 06 Apr, 2017

Russian investigators on Thursday detained eight people suspected of involvement in the Saint Petersburg metro bombing, as the country held commemorative rallies to honour the 13 victims.
Suspected chemical attack kills dozens in Syria

Suspected chemical attack kills dozens in Syria Tue, 04 Apr, 2017

A suspected Syrian government chemical attack killed scores of people, including children, in the northwestern province of Idlib on Tuesday, a monitoring group, medics and rescue workers in the rebel-held area said.
Clashes as Venezuelans protest in political crisis

Clashes as Venezuelans protest in political crisis Tue, 04 Apr, 2017

Protesters clashed with police in Venezuela Tuesday as the opposition mobilized against moves to tighten President Nicolas Maduro's grip on power.
Britain's May in Saudi Arabia seeking deals

Britain's May in Saudi Arabia seeking deals Tue, 04 Apr, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May held talks with Saudi officials on Tuesday, hoping to tap the oil-rich kingdom's "immense potential" as she looks to secure post-Brexit investment and trade. 
Russia probes 'act of terror' after metro blast kills 11

Russia probes 'act of terror' after metro blast kills 11 Mon, 03 Apr, 2017

Russia opened a probe into a suspected "act of terror" Monday after 11 people were killed and dozens more injured in a blast that rocked the Saint Petersburg metro.
Paraguay president calls for talks after riots

Paraguay president calls for talks after riots Mon, 03 Apr, 2017

Paraguay's conservative President Horacio Cartes reached out to his opponents Monday for talks after a bid to lift a ban on him seeking re-election sparked deadly riots.
Regime strikes kill 22 civilians near Damascus

Regime strikes kill 22 civilians near Damascus Mon, 03 Apr, 2017

Air strikes by Syrian warplanes on a rebel-held region near Damascus killed at least 22 civilians on Monday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said.
Rescuers, locals dig for Colombia flood victims, at least 210 dead

Rescuers, locals dig for Colombia flood victims, at least 210 dead Sun, 02 Apr, 2017

Families and rescuers searched desperately on Sunday through mud-plastered rubble for victims of flooding and landslides in Colombia that have killed at least 210 people, injured hundreds and devastated entire neighborhoods.
U.S.-backed forces repel Islamic State attack near Syrian dam

U.S.-backed forces repel Islamic State attack near Syrian dam Sun, 02 Apr, 2017

U.S. backed Syrian forces repelled a major counter-attack by Islamic State militants holding out at the country's largest dam and in the nearby town of Tabqa, the group and activists said on Sunday.
Police detain dozens at Moscow opposition protest

Police detain dozens at Moscow opposition protest Sun, 02 Apr, 2017

Russia's interior ministry said Sunday that 31 opposition protesters had been arrested in Moscow, a week after hundreds were arrested during a rally organised by leading Putin critic Alexei Navalny.
Serbia's Vucic confirms domination with presidential win

Serbia's Vucic confirms domination with presidential win Sun, 02 Apr, 2017

Conservative Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic won Serbia's presidential election on Sunday by a huge margin, confirming his domination of the Balkan country balanced between the West and Russia.

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UK parliament terror attack

Four people were killed and 20 injured in a "terrorist" attack at the gates of British democracy Wednesday when a man mowed down pedestrians, then sta ...

Barack and Michelle Obama give final Christmas message

On Dec. 24, Christmas Eve, President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama issued a joint weekly address where they wished the natio ...

'Supermoon' lights up sky around the world

From Beijing to Berlin, star gazers around the world admired the supermoon - the largest, brightest full moon in nearly seven decades - as it made its ...

Anti-Trump protests spread across nation

Demonstrators took to the streets of Miami, New York, Portland and other US cities for a third straight night of nationwide protests to oppose Donald ...

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Who Needs Dysfunction in the Balkans?

Foreign Affairs, a respected American foreign policy magazine, published in December 2016 an article under the title Dysfunction in the ...

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