Libya's Haftar in coma after stroke
The 74-year-old general collapsed during a visit to Jordan earlier in the week and was flown to France for treatment
Swedish Academy head quits Nobel body amid sexual misconduct scandal
Last November 18 women made allegations of sexual assault and harassment against Jean-Claude Arnault, the husband of Academy member Katarina Frostenson
Russia warns US launching air strikes could spark a war

Russia has warned the US against launching air strikes, saying it could...

Russia has warned the US against launching air...

UK cabinet gives backing to take action against Syria

Ministers at a cabinet meeting said it was 'highly likely' the...

Ministers at a cabinet meeting said it was 'highly...

Pope Francis admits 'grave errors' of judgement in Chile's sex abuse scandal

The Pope thanked Maltese Archbishop Charles Scicluna and Rev. Jordi Bertomeu Farnós for interviewing the victims and sending a lengthy report...

The Pope thanked Maltese Archbishop Charles Scicluna...

Algeria's deadliest plane crash leaves 257 people dead

247 passengers, made up of Algerian soldiers and their relatives, died along...

247 passengers, made up of Algerian soldiers and their...

Theresa May summons cabinet to decide on Syria response

British prime minister Theresa May is set to make a decision...

British prime minister Theresa May is set to make a...

Seven Myanmar soldiers sentenced for Rohingya killings

Seven Myanmar soldiers have been sentenced to 10 years in prison for...

Seven Myanmar soldiers have been sentenced to 10 years in...

Sudan's president orders release of political prisoners

Hundreds of opposition activists, leaders and protesters were arrested in...

Hundreds of opposition activists, leaders and protesters...

Russia warns US against military action as response to chemical attack in Syria

Russia and the Western allies were unable to compromise during the UN security council on Tuesday evening, with each side voting against the other’s...

Russia and the Western allies were unable to compromise...

Yulia Skripal discharged from hospital

The daughter of the former Russain spy, Sergei Skripal, has been discharged from Salisbury District Hospital and taken to a secure location 

The daughter of the former Russain spy, Sergei Skripal, has...

Kim Jong-un makes official mention of US-North Korea talks

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has made the first official mention of a talk...

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has made the first official...

Trump pledges 'forceful' US action over Syria chemical attack, as Russia warns of 'grave repercussions'

Tensions between Russia and the West are rising over the alleged chemical attack in Syria, as Russia warns that any US military action would have 'grave...

Tensions between Russia and the West are rising over the...

French police start evacuating eco-activitists in woods near Nantes

French police have used teagas during a raid in Notre-Dame-des-Landes to...

French police have used teagas during a raid in...

Six arrested in Berlin after police foil alleged half marathon attack

Six men aged between 18 and 21 were arrested after police foiled an alleged...

Six men aged between 18 and 21 were arrested after police...

Hungary PM Viktor Orban re-elected for third term

Hungary’s Eurosceptic Prime Minister Viktor Orban declared...

Hungary’s Eurosceptic Prime Minister Viktor...

Syrian State media reports missile attacks on airbase in Homs

Several people have died or were hurt after a Syrian military airport was hit...

Several people have died or were hurt after a Syrian...

At least 70 dead is suspected chemical attack in Syria

Syrian government calls allegations of chemical attack, in Syrian town Douma, a...

Syrian government calls allegations of chemical attack, in...

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