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International News

Trump stepping up 'extreme vetting' of foreign travelers

WASHINGTON, Nov 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - President Donald Trump said Tuesday he had ordered more robust "extreme vetting" of travelers coming into the United States following ...More...

In Belgium for 'safety', axed Catalan leader summoned to Spain court

BRUSSELS, Nov 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Spain's top criminal court on Tuesday summoned Catalonia's axed separatist leader for questioning, hours after he appeared in Brussels i...More...

South Korea will not develop nuclear weapons: president

SEOUL, Nov 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - South Korea will not develop atomic weapons of its own, despite the threat from the nuclear-armed North, President Moon Jae-In declared Wed...More...

Tense standoff at Australia asylum-seeker camp

SYDNEY, Nov 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Hundreds of fearful refugees were urged to leave an Australian detention camp in Papua New Guinea Wednesday as conditions worsened with po...More...

US group sues to free 10-year-old immigrant taken from hospital

CHICAGO, Nov 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A lawsuit filed Tuesday sought to force the US government to free a 10-year-old undocumented Mexican immigrant with cerebral palsy taken ...More...

UN bracing for 40,000 Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria

GENEVA, Oct 31, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Thousands of people have fled Cameroon's violence-hit anglophone regions into neighbouring Nigeria in recent weeks, the UN said Tuesday, ...More...