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No Grand Coalition! Opponents of Merkel alliance hit the road

By Thomas Escritt WERNIGERODE, Germany (Reuters) – Opponents of a renewed German “grand coalition” took to the road on Saturday, hoping to persuade...

South Korea and North Korea to hold working-level talks on January 15

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea and South Korea have agreed to hold working-level talks at the Tongil Pavilion on the North Korean side of the truce village of...

Left-wing German Social Democrats lobby against Merkel alliance

BERLIN (Reuters) – Left-wing German Social Democrats lobbied party members on Saturday against joining Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives in a re-run...

Islamic State affiliate claims deadly attack on U.S. troops in Niger

NOUAKCHOTT (Reuters) – The leader of Islamic State’s affiliate in West Africa has claimed responsibility for an attack that killed four U.S. special forces...

Erdogan says Turkey will crush Kurdish militia in Afrin

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that Turkey’s military incursion in northern Syria’s Idlib province would crush Kurdish...

Rohingya insurgents say 10 found in Myanmar grave ‘innocent civilians’

By Thu Thu Aung YANGON (Reuters) – Rohingya Muslim insurgents said on Saturday that ten Rohingya found in a mass grave in Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine state...

Trump cancels Britain trip, blames Obama for ‘peanuts’ London embassy deal

By Guy Faulconbridge and Costas Pitas LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump canceled a trip to London scheduled for next month to open a new embassy,...

Syrian state media says Turkey helped rebel attack

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syrian state media on Friday cited field commanders as saying Turkey helped anti-government rebels launch a counter attack against the Syrian...

Turkey warns citizens against travel to U.S. in tit-for-tat move

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey has warned its citizens against travel to the United States, saying Turks face the risk of arbitrary arrest and should take precautions...

A Picture and its Story: Syrian pulled from rubble mourns ‘martyred’ young son

EASTERN GHOUTA, Syria (Reuters) – His brow dripping with blood and his skin caked with brick dust, Abu Abdallah was pulled out from under the rubble of his house...