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International News

Trump faces fraught end to tempestuous year

WASHINGTON, Nov 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - President Donald Trump returned to work at a festively decorated White House this week, facing a formidable to-do list that will deci...More...

Love at first sight: Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle next year

LONDON, Nov 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Britain's Prince Harry said Monday he proposed to his American girlfriend Meghan Markle over a roast chicken dinner as the one-time play...More...

Chinese court jails Taiwanese activist for five years for 'subversion'

BEIJING, Nov 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A Chinese court sentenced Taiwanese democracy activist Lee Ming-cheh to five years in prison on Tuesday on charges of attempting to subv...More...

Syria talks in Astana and Geneva 'not competing': Turkey

LONDON, Nov 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Turkey's Prime Minister said Monday that the "Astana process" to revive the Syrian peace process, led by Russia, Turkey and Iran, is work...More...

Meghan Markle helped raise global attention to gender equality: UN

UNITED NATIONS, United States, Nov 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Meghan Markle has helped the world focus attention on gender equality, the UN women's agency said Monday, voicing ...More...

No US sanctions trial for Turkish-Iran mogul Zarrab

NEW YORK, Nov 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Turkish-Iranian gold mogul Reza Zarrab will not stand trial in New York for allegedly defying sanctions on Iran, leaving a Turkish bank...More...