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Trump trade fury torpedoes Canada's G7 summit

Trump trade fury torpedoes Canada's G7 summit Sun, 10 Jun, 2018

The G7 summit ended in farce and a renewed threat of global trade war as US President Donald Trump abruptly rejected the text of a consensus statement and bitterly insulted the Canadian host.
North Korea's Kim in Singapore for historic Trump summit

North Korea's Kim in Singapore for historic Trump summit Sun, 10 Jun, 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Singapore Sunday for an unprecedented summit with Donald Trump, with his nuclear arsenal at the top of the agenda and the US president calling it a "one-time shot" at peace.
Jordan's squeezed middle class in vanguard of austerity protests

Jordan's squeezed middle class in vanguard of austerity protests Sun, 10 Jun, 2018

From doctors to lawyers, teachers and architects, when angry Jordanians stood up to the government over austerity measures and the rising cost of living, the struggling middle class was at the forefront.
Landslide threat forces suspension of Guatemala volcano search

Landslide threat forces suspension of Guatemala volcano search Thu, 07 Jun, 2018

The threat of fresh landslides forced emergency workers Thursday to suspend a search for victims of a major eruption of Guatemala's Fuego volcano, the country's disaster management agency said.
Afghanistan announces Eid ceasefire with Taliban until June 20

Afghanistan announces Eid ceasefire with Taliban until June 20 Thu, 07 Jun, 2018

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday announced for the first time an unconditional ceasefire with the Taliban, coinciding with the end of the Muslim fasting month, but excluding other militant groups, such as Islamic State.
Search for missing after Guatemala volcano kills 25

Search for missing after Guatemala volcano kills 25 Mon, 04 Jun, 2018

Emergency workers will resume the search on Monday for Guatemalans missing after the eruption of the Fuego volcano, which belched out clouds of ash and flows of lava and left at least 25 people dead.
Philippines' Duterte stirs controversy by kissing woman on lips

Philippines' Duterte stirs controversy by kissing woman on lips Mon, 04 Jun, 2018

A kiss by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on a Filipino woman's lips while on an official visit in South Korea sparked anger and jokes on Monday, as feminists denounced what they called his "perverted way" of taunting his female critics.
U.S. weighs more South China Sea patrols to confront 'new reality' of China

U.S. weighs more South China Sea patrols to confront 'new reality' of China Sun, 03 Jun, 2018

The United States is considering intensified naval patrols in the South China Sea in a bid to challenge China's growing militarization of the waterway, actions that could further raise the stakes in one of the world's most volatile areas.
Saudi threatens military action if Qatar deploys anti-aircraft missiles: report

Saudi threatens military action if Qatar deploys anti-aircraft missiles: report Sat, 02 Jun, 2018

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has threatened to take military action if Qatar installs a Russian air defense system, France's Le Monde newspaper reported.
Five new Ebola cases in DR Congo

Five new Ebola cases in DR Congo Sat, 02 Jun, 2018

Health authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo said Saturday they had detected five fresh suspected cases of Ebola in the deadly outbreak afflicting the northwest of the country.
New Italian govt vows to create jobs, deport migrants

New Italian govt vows to create jobs, deport migrants Sat, 02 Jun, 2018

Italy's new populist leaders commemorated the founding of the Italian republic by attending a pomp-filled military parade Saturday — and then promised to get to work creating jobs and expelling migrants.
Protests resume after Palestinian paramedic's Gaza funeral

Protests resume after Palestinian paramedic's Gaza funeral Sat, 02 Jun, 2018

Thousands of Palestinians, including hundreds of medical workers in white uniforms, took part Saturday in the funeral procession of a colleague who was shot dead by Israeli troops the previous day along the Israel-Gaza border.
North Korea proposes joint celebration of 2000 summit during talks

North Korea proposes joint celebration of 2000 summit during talks Fri, 01 Jun, 2018

North Korea suggested during high-level talks on Friday that the two Koreas hold a joint celebration of the anniversary of a historic 2000 inter-Korean summit this month in the South, an official in Seoul said.
Spanish gov't falls, Socialist opposition leader takes power

Spanish gov't falls, Socialist opposition leader takes power Fri, 01 Jun, 2018

Spain's parliament on Friday ousted Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy in a no-confidence vote sparked by fury over his party's corruption woes, with his Socialist arch-rival Pedro Sanchez automatically taking over.
Death toll in Nicaragua nears 100 as Ortega vows to stay

Death toll in Nicaragua nears 100 as Ortega vows to stay Thu, 31 May, 2018

 The death toll from weeks of violent unrest in Nicaragua rose to almost 100 as embattled President Daniel Ortega rejected calls to step down and the Catholic church, which has tried to mediate the conflict, Thursday refused to resume the dialogue.
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