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International News

Zambian opposition leader goes on trial for treason

LUSAKA, Aug 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema is set to stand trial for treason on Wednesday in a case that threatens to rock a country kn...More...

Colombia declares FARC war over as last guns roll away

BOGOTA, Aug 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - President Juan Manuel Santos declared Colombia's 50-year conflict with FARC guerrillas finally over on Tuesday, as the last truckloads of...More...

Ex-Pemex CEO to face questioning in Odebrecht scandal

MEXICO CITY, Aug 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Mexican prosecutors Tuesday ordered the former chief executive of state oil company Pemex to answer questions about allegations he t...More...

Trump under fire over 'blame on both sides' Charlottesville comment

WASHINGTON, Aug 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US President Donald Trump triggered fresh outrage Tuesday after reiterating his initial response to the violent white supremacist ral...More...

Nigeria suicide bombers kill 28, wound 82

KANO, Nigeria, Aug 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Three women suicide bombers blew themselves up at the entrance to a camp for displaced people in northeast Nigeria on Tuesday, kil...More...

Iran says can quit nuclear deal if US keeps adding sanctions

TEHRAN, Aug 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) -President Hassan Rouhani warned Tuesday that Iran could abandon its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers within hours if the United States...More...