Migrant smugglers ‘shifting routes rapidly,’ warns NATO

ANKARA: NATO said yesterday it had no plans to wind up a mission to stop migrant traffickers in the Aegean Sea and warned smugglers...

‘Financier’ of Rwanda genocide nabbed

KIGALI: A worker stands near victims' bones recovered from pits which were used as mass grave during...

Seven South Koreans killed in Budapest tourist boat tragedy

21 still missing; Country's worst boat disasters BUDAPEST: Hungarian police yesterday launched a criminal probe into one of the...

UK urges ‘cool heads’ over spy poisoning as Moscow tensions rise

LONDON: A senior British minister yesterday called for "cool heads" over the suspected poisoning of a former Russian double agent, as Moscow accused politicians...

Pope freed by firemen after getting stuck in Vatican lift

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis said yesterday he was late to his weekly Angelus prayer because he had been stuck in a Vatican...

Russia sees possible ‘terror’ link in jet crash

SHARM EL SHEIKH: Moscow has acknowledged for the first time a terrorist attack could have caused last month's Russian plane crash in Egypt, as...

Germany slams Turkey’s refusal to let MPs visit NATO base

BERLIN: Germany yesterday slammed Turkey's refusal to allow its lawmakers to visit a NATO base near Syria and warned it could move its troops...

French police on manslaughter charge as shooting sparks riots

NANTES: A French policeman who shot dead a young black man in western France, sparking four nights of rioting, has been charged with manslaughter,...

Knifeman arrested near UK parliament

LONDON: Police swooped on a man armed with knives meters away from the Houses of Parliament in London yesterday, arresting him on suspicion of...

Runaway IS teen’s mother begs for ‘mercy’ from UK

LONDON: The mother of a London girl who ran away to join the Islamic State group in Syria urged the UK government...

UK healthcare worker arrested for ‘murdering’ eight babies

LONDON: British police yesterday arrested a female healthcare worker suspected of murdering eight babies and attempting to murder six more after an investigation into...

Putin talks Syria, oil with Saudi prince

Moscow, Riyadh eye long-term oil policy coordination DUBAI/MOSCOW: Russia and Saudi Arabia praised their growing partnership in oil markets and dialogue on Syria yesterday, in...

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