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Saudi prince says Israel has 'right' to its land

WASHINGTON, April 3, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - The crown prince and de facto leader of Saudi Arabia said Israel has a "right" to a homeland, a notable shift in the kingdom's po...More...

20 killed in Boko Haram attack on Nigerian army base, villages

KANO, Nigeria, April 3, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Boko Haram killed at least 20 people and wounded scores of others in coordinated attacks on a military camp and villages around t...More...

Baltic states to ask Trump for greater protection from Russia

VILNIUS, April 3, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Baltic state leaders will ask the United States to send more troops and bolster air defences on NATO's eastern flank to deter Russia wh...More...

French rail workers begin months of strikes in test for Macron

PARIS, April 3, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - French rail workers kicked off three months of rolling strikes Tuesday, part of a wave of industrial action that will test President Emma...More...

Despite Trump vow, quick US pullout from Syria unlikely

WASHINGTON, April 3, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - When President Donald Trump vowed US forces would shortly quit Syria, observers were left wondering if he was signalling an epic pol...More...

Corruption verdict on S. Korea's Park to be televised live

SEOUL, April 3, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - The corruption verdict and sentencing of South Korea's former president Park Geun-hye will be televised live, Yonhap said Tuesday, in a c...More...