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  • Trump says 'long way' to go on North Korea crisis
    on April 22, 2018 at 2:30 pm

    WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said the North Korean nuclear crisis is far from conclusion on Sunday, striking a cautious note a day after the North's pledge to end its nuclear tests raised hopes before planned summits with South Korea and the United States. […]

  • France's Macron says he has no 'plan B' for Iran nuclear deal
    on April 22, 2018 at 2:28 pm

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron said he has no "plan B" for the Iran nuclear deal and that the United States should stay in the agreement as long as there is no better option. […]

  • Two killed in sectarian attack in southwestern Pakistan
    on April 22, 2018 at 2:12 pm

    QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Two people from the ethnic Hazara community were shot dead in a sectarian attack in southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, where targeted killings of minorities have continued despite improvements in overall security. […]

  • Blast at election center in Afghan capital kills dozens
    on April 22, 2018 at 1:53 pm

    KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a voter registration center in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, killing at least 57 people and injuring more than 100, in the most serious attack yet on preparations for elections scheduled for October. […]

  • Germany's Social Democrats choose first female chair in hope of revamp
    on April 22, 2018 at 1:37 pm

    Wiesbaden, GERMANY/BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) elected Andrea Nahles as their first ever female leader on Sunday, hoping she can reinvigorate the country's oldest party after it suffered heavy losses in September's election. […]

  • Air strikes pound insurgent enclave close to Damascus
    on April 22, 2018 at 11:24 am

    BEIRUT/LONDON (Reuters) - Air strikes pounded a jihadist-held area near Damascus on Sunday, footage broadcast by Syrian state TV stations showed, as the Syrian government stepped up efforts to wipe out the insurgency's last foothold near the capital. […]

  • Nicaragua's Ortega offers benefits rethink as protest death toll rises
    on April 22, 2018 at 10:38 am

    MANAGUA (Reuters) - Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega said on Saturday he was ready to consider changing an unpopular social security overhaul that has sparked days of deadly protests and one of the biggest crises of his leadership. […]

  • Turkey's Erdogan says U.S. should look at its own actions if it wants jailed pastor freed
    on April 22, 2018 at 5:19 am

    ISTANBUL (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said the United States should look at its own actions if it wants the return of an American Christian pastor who has been jailed in Turkey for suspected links to a 2016 failed coup. […]

  • As U.S., North Korea plan to meet, Iran warns against Trump deals
    on April 22, 2018 at 5:19 am

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a "very dangerous message" that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran's foreign minister warned as U.S. and North Korean leaders prepare to meet for denuclearization talks. […]

  • Family of Myanmar policeman who described sting on Reuters reporters evicted: family
    on April 21, 2018 at 1:30 pm

    YANGON (Reuters) - The family of a Myanmar policeman who told a court how police planted secret documents on Reuters reporters to "entrap" them was evicted from police housing in the capital Naypyitaw on Saturday, less than 24 hours after his testimony, family members said. […]