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Senate votes to end US military support for Saudis in Yemen

Washington, Dec 14 (IANS) The US Senate voted on Thursday in favour of a bill asking the Donald Trump administration to…

Brexit deal not up for renegotiation, EU tells May

Brussels, Dec 14 (IANS) European Union leaders have refused to give UK’s Prime Minister Theresa May a lifeline over Brexit, saying…

Trump denies directing ex-lawyer to break law

WASHINGTON (Rahnuma): U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday denied allegations that he directed his former personal lawyer to break the law…

UK prime minister survives no-confidence vote

LONDON (Rahnuma): British Prime Minister Theresa May fought off a challenge to her leadership Wednesday after members of her Conservative Party sought…

UN confirms Hudaydah deal between Yemen gov’t, rebels

RIMBO, Sweden (Rahnuma): Yemen’s warring parties have reached an agreement on cease-fire in the port city of Hudaydah, the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres confirmed…

Turkish, US foreign ministers discuss Syria

ANKARA (Rahnuma): Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday spoke over the phone with his U.S. counterpart, according to a diplomatic source.…

Germany reaffirms freeze on arms sales to Saudi Arabia

BERLIN (Rahnuma): Germany reaffirmed on Wednesday that it would continue a freeze on arms exports to Saudi Arabia until the murder of…

Natalie Portman slams ‘racist’ Israeli nation-state law

JERUSALEM (Rahnuma): U.S. film star Natalie Portman has denounced as “racist” an Israeli legislation that defines Israel as the “nation-state of the…

France’s foreign ministry data hacked

PARIS (Rahnuma): Cyber pirates had hacked data from the French Foreign Ministry website containing data of nationals traveling abroad, the ministry…

US’ Pompeo: No link between Khashoggi murder, prince

WASHINGTON (Rahnuma): U.S. intelligence has yet to establish a “direct’ link between the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi and Saudi…
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