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International News

Sacked Catalan leader freed on bail in Belgium

BRUSSELS, Nov 6, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Catalonia's sacked separatist leader Carles Puigdemont and four of his former ministers were released with conditions in Belgium on Sun...More...

Vietnam flood toll hits 49 ahead of APEC summit

HOI AN, Vietnam, Nov 6, 2017 (AFP) - At least 49 people have died after Typhoon Damrey slammed into central Vietnam, disaster officials said Monday, as heavy flooding ...More...

North Korea kidnapping of Japanese - a painful history

TOKYO, Nov 6, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - After formal meetings with Japan's leaders Monday, President Donald Trump will sit down with an elderly couple whose then 13-year-old daugh...More...

Liberia holds breath as court rules on presidential vote

MONROVIA, Nov 6, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Liberians nervously awaited a Supreme Court ruling Monday on the timing of a runoff presidential vote after the process was thrown into ...More...

Altice launches US mobile deal with Sprint

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 6, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - French media and telecom group Altice is launching a new mobile venture in the United States in a deal signed with American operato...More...

S. Korea 'suicide' jumper kills man on landing

SEOUL, Nov 6, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A South Korean man was killed after a woman who apparently committed suicide by jumping from an apartment block landed on him, reports said...More...