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International News

Ecuador officials deny fraud claims in presidency vote

QUITO, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Ecuadoran officials denied claims of
attempted fraud in a tightly fought election as the last votes were counted Tuesday with the ruling...More...

FARC disarmament dates delay is likely

BOGOTA, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - FARC rebels need the United Nations to reschedule the dates for Colombia's historic disarmament process, as the country readies to implem...More...

S.Sudan president vows aid access to famine-hit areas

JUBA, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir vowed Tuesday the government would ensure aid could reach areas hit by famine after three years of war t...More...

Canada to welcome 1,200 Yezidi refugees from Iraq

OTTAWA, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Canada will resettle 1,200 Yezidi
refugees who faced persecution by the Islamic State group, the immigration minister said Tuesday.


Mexican migrant kills self after third deportation from US

TIJUANA, Mexico, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - With just a plastic bag of
belongings in his hand, a Mexican man who was deported from the United States Tuesday promptly kil...More...

US targets millions in sweeping deportation plan

WASHINGTON, Feb 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The Trump administration issued tough new orders Tuesday for a sweeping crackdown on illegal immigrants, putting nearly all of the c...More...