War And Unrest

Trump adviser Kushner in Cairo for talks on Mideast peace

Aug 23, 2017

White House adviser Jared Kushner has arrived in Cairo, his latest stop on a tour of the Middle East to explore ways to revive the Israeli-Palestinian peace process

Yemen officials: Saudi-led coalition strikes hotel, many die

Aug 23, 2017

Yemen officials, witnesses: Saudi-led strikes hit a hotel near the capital, Sanaa, killing dozens of rebels, civilians.

Spain attacks: Police find belt with real explosives

Aug 23, 2017

Spain attacks: Police find belt with real explosives in a house where a fatal explosion last week derailed the initial plans by an extremist cell to strike with bombs in Barcelona rather than the van attack that eventually killed 13 people.

10-year jail sentence sought for female Indonesian militant

Aug 23, 2017

Indonesian prosecutors say an alleged would-be suicide bomber arrested one day before the planned bombing of a popular family attraction in the Indonesian capital should spend a decade in prison

Activists fight North Korea with balloons, DVDs and leaflets

Aug 23, 2017

Political activists who send thousands of leaflets, DVDs and flash drives by hot-air balloon into North Korea are hoping to bring change to the isolated country

New Afghanistan plan could offer clues to 'Trump Doctrine'

Aug 23, 2017

President Donald Trump's new Afghanistan strategy could offer clues to his preferred approach to America's most challenging foreign conflicts

Iran extends reach with fight for land link to Mediterranean

Aug 23, 2017

Iran closer to securing land corridor to Mediterranean, from its border, through Iraq and allies in Syria, Lebanon

The Latest: Trump says US will 'probably' end NAFTA

Aug 23, 2017

President Donald Trump says he thinks the U.S. will "end up probably terminating" the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico "at some point."

Tillerson says US could punish Pakistan if no cooperation

Aug 23, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. could punish Pakistan or cut off its status as a major non-NATO ally unless it cracks down on the Taliban and other extremist groups.

The Latest: Virginia city wants to move Confederate statue

Aug 23, 2017

Virginia's second largest city moves closer to relocating an 80-foot Confederate monument from its downtown to a cemetery

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