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China move puts onus on US in N. Korea impasse: experts

BEIJING, Feb 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - China's snap decision to halt North Korean coal imports -- a key economic lifeline for Pyongyang -- has a broader motive aimed at shaping Donald Trump's as yet undef...More...

Light plane with five aboard crashes into Melbourne shops

MELBOURNE, Feb 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A light aircraft carrying five people crashed Tuesday in a "massive fireball", hitting a shopping centre near the Australian city of M...More...

Iran bans drones in Tehran after device shot down

TEHRAN, Feb 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Iranian officials have banned the flying of all private drones over Tehran after two recent incidents led to one of the devices being ...More...

Moreno edges toward outright win in Ecuador presidential vote

QUITO, Feb 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Leftist Lenin Moreno appeared to be edging toward an outright victory in Ecuador's presidential election on Sunday, with partial results showing him close to crossing ...More...

Trump aides in back-door Ukraine peace plan: NYT

NEW YORK, Feb 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - President Donald Trump's personal lawyer has given him a peace plan for Ukraine drawn up by non-diplomats, and which has outraged offi...More...

Ecuador faces presidential runoff: partial results

QUITO, Feb 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Ecuador's presidential election looked headed to a runoff as partial results showed leftist candidate Lenin Moreno fell short of the lead...More...