Full story - February 08, 2018
Brexit
Britain will not be ready to make a full break from the European Union by the end of 2020, officials say.
Full story - February 08, 2018
A burned and destroyed motorcycle is seen in Kembong, south-west region of Cameroon Dec. 29, 2017.
The security in Anglophone Cameroon is quickly deteriorating as a growing secessionist movement has killed 22 soldiers and policemen in a campaign to split Cameroon's English-speaking minority from Yaounde. The fighting has become a threat to President Paul Biya's longstanding rule and to stability in the oil- and cocoa-producing Central African country where presidential elections are scheduled for October.
Full story - February 07, 2018
Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a joint announcement with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Abe's official residence in Tokyo, Japan, Feb. 7, 2018.
"I'm announcing today the United States of America will soon unveil the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions on North Korea ever," Vice President Mike Pence said after meeting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Full story - February 07, 2018
Lebanon border
Calm has largely prevailed along the frontier since 2006, when Israel fought a war with Lebanon's heavily-armed Shi'ite Hezbollah movement. But tensions are rising.
Full story - February 07, 2018
Kim Yo Jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, walks past a flowering bush weaing a black pants suit.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's 28-year-old sister will make her debut on the world stage when she visits South Korea to attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics on Friday, Seoul's Unification Ministry said.
Full story - February 06, 2018
A man looks at a mobile phone in front of an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan.
World stock markets nosedived for a fourth day running on Tuesday, having seen $4 trillion wiped off from what just eight days ago had been record high values.
Full story - February 05, 2018
African migrants wait in line for the opening of the Population and Immigration Authority office in Bnei Brak, Israel, Feb. 4, 2018.
The fate of some 37,000 Africans in Israel is posing a moral dilemma for a state founded as haven for Jews from persecution and a national home.
Full story - February 05, 2018
A court artist drawing shows Salah Abdeslam, one of the suspects in the 2015 ISIS attacks in Paris, in court during his trial in Brussels, Belgium.
The prime surviving suspect in the 2015 ISIS attacks on Paris said he would answer no questions as his trial in Belgium over a shooting that preceded his arrest got under way in Brussels on Monday.
Full story - February 04, 2018
Forensics inspect a car used by a gunman in Macerata, Italy, Feb. 3, 2018.
Police named the suspected shooter as Luca Traini, 28, and said he had an Italian flag draped over his shoulders when he was seized in the street by armed police. Onlookers said he made a fascist salute before being handcuffed.
Full story - February 03, 2018
Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki visits the Ulma Family Museum of Poles Who Saved Jews during World War II in Markowa, Poland, Feb. 2, 2018.
Poland is seeing a resurgence of anti-Semitism over pending legislation that would impose jail terms for suggestions that the nation was complicit in the Holocaust, local minority groups warned, as pressure mounts on the president to veto the bill.

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