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World - Region
11/27/2021 5:50:39 PM
Austrian authorities said Saturday they have arrested 15 people suspected of smuggling migrants into the country, and seized 14 vehicles that were used to transport them.

World - International
11/24/2021 2:49:59 PM
Next week's talks between the United States and the Taliban in Doha -- the second such meeting since the Islamists seized power -- will open a "new chapter" in political ties, the group said Wednesday.

World - Region
11/14/2021 3:17:32 PM
Israel has been using settler violence as a ``major informal tool'' to drive Palestinians from farming and pasture lands in the occupied West Bank, an Israeli rights group said Sunday.

Antiquities - Islamic
11/6/2021 1:15:35 PM
Authorities at Cairo International Airport seized a collection of manuscripts from different ages, an Ottoman coining die and two papyri from a passenger.

World - International
11/6/2021 12:35:51 PM
The head of the U.N. body investigating the most serious crimes in Myanmar said Friday that preliminary evidence collected since the military seized power on Feb. 1 shows a widespread and systematic attack on civilians ‘amounting to crimes against humanity’.

World - Region
11/3/2021 1:00:55 PM
Iran said Wednesday it had thwarted an attempt by the US navy to seize a tanker in the Sea of Oman carrying its oil, state television reported.

World - Africa
11/2/2021 6:10:36 PM
Ethiopia's cabinet on Tuesday declared a nationwide state of emergency after Tigrayan rebels seized two crucial towns in an apparent push towards the capital, state-affiliated media reported.

World - International
11/2/2021 4:42:29 PM
At least 19 people were killed and 50 others wounded in an attack on a military hospital in Kabul on Tuesday, the latest assault to rock Afghanistan since the Taliban seized power.

World - Region
11/2/2021 9:57:06 AM
Pirates attempted to seize an Iranian oil tanker in the Gulf of Aden in the second such incident in a fortnight, Iran's ISNA news agency reported on Tuesday.

World - International
11/1/2021 8:16:59 PM
President Joe Biden told a UN summit on Monday that actions taken this decade to contain climate change would be decisive in preventing future generations from suffering, declaring that ``none of us can escape the worst that is yet to come if we fail to seize this moment.''

World - Africa
11/1/2021 10:23:08 AM
Ethiopia's prime minister has called on his supporters to redouble their efforts in the country's war, as rival Tigray forces claimed to have seized key cities that control a major highway toward the capital.

World - Region
10/29/2021 5:37:00 PM
The Sudanese general who seized power this week said the military he heads will appoint a technocrat prime minister to rule alongside it within days.

World - Region
10/26/2021 10:06:00 PM
Sudanese Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok and his wife, who were detained after the military seized power, were allowed to return to their home in Khartoum, a military official said Tuesday.

World - Region
10/6/2021 9:58:43 PM
Tunisian security forces on Wednesday seized broadcasting equipment used by an unlicensed television station close to the Islamist-inspired Ennahdha party, the country's media authority said.

World - International
10/5/2021 8:48:09 PM
More than five billion people could have difficulty accessing water in 2050, the United Nations warned Tuesday, urging leaders to seize the initiative at the COP26 summit.

Sports - World
10/2/2021 6:43:29 PM
Timo Werner fired Chelsea to the top of the Premier League as the German's late goal inspired a controversy-filled 3-1 win against 10-man Southampton on Saturday.

World - International
9/30/2021 6:32:59 PM
The Taliban on Thursday ordered their fighters to leave private homes they had taken over during last month's blitz when the group seized control of Afghanistan, an apparent effort to impose order among Taliban ranks

World - International
9/28/2021 10:42:54 AM
​When the Taliban seized power, the operator of the only women's shelter in a northern Afghan city ran away. Left abandoned were 20 women who had fled a variety of domestic horrors, some abused by husbands or family, others forced into early marriages with older men.

World - Africa
9/23/2021 12:56:57 PM
Dawit Isaak was among a group of around two dozen senior cabinet ministers, members of parliament, and independent journalists who were seized in a draconian purge in the East African country in September 2001

World - Region
9/18/2021 5:12:31 PM
Lebanese security forces raided a fertiliser warehouse in the eastern Bekaa Valley, considered a hub for smuggling operations between Lebanon and Syria

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