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Michigan GOP Lawmaker: Trump Conduct Is 'Impeachable'

WASHINGTON - A Republican congressman from Michigan on Saturday became the first member of President Donald Trump's party on Capitol ...

Austrian Vice-Chancellor resigns, Prez calls for early polls

Vienna [Austria], May 19 (ANI): As a corruption scandal sweeps Austria, the country on Saturday called for early polls in ...

Netherlands Wins Eurovision Song Contest; Russia Finishes In Third

The Netherlands, one of the pre-event favorites, won the Eurovision Song Contest finals, earning the country the right to host ...

Video Sting Brings Down Austrian Government

VIENNA - Austria raced Saturday toward a snap election as Chancellor Sebastian Kurz pulled the plug on his coalition with ...

Crimean Tatars Mark Anniversary Of Stalin-Era Deportations

SIMFEROPOL -- Dozens of Crimean Tatars have marked the anniversary of the Stalin-era deportations from the Black Sea peninsula, with ...

Iran becomes permanent member of CIS

PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran is now the permanent member of Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Iranian Deputy Transport Minister Saieed Rasouli ...

Austrian Vice Chancellor Resigns After Release Of Secret Video

Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache has resigned following the release of a secret video in which he is seen offering ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on May 18

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Saturday, May 18, 2019, and picked headlines ...

Austria's Vice Chancellor Resigns

Austria's vice chancellor has resigned.Heinz-Christian Strache stepped down Saturday after two German newspapers - Der Spiegel and the Sueddeutsche Zeitung ...

News Agency Reports Arrests Of LGBT Activists In St. Petersburg

International news agencies are reporting that four people were arrested in St. Petersburg, Russia, during a protest by a small ...

Russian Economy Slows Sharply As Consumer Demand Falls Amid VAT Hike

Russia's economy slowed sharply in the first quarter, with the government placing the blame on reduced consumer demand following an ...

Iran Warns Civilian Lives Threatened by Terrorists in Idlib

Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations has warned about the threat of foreign-backed terrorists ...

UN Decries Surge in Attacks on Hospitals in Syria's Idlib

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations condemned attacks on health facilities in Syria's northwest Idlib province Friday and warned that ...

Manyonga leads SA at Shanghai Diamond League

Cape Town - A total of seven South African athletes are in the entry lists for the second leg of ...

Russia, Netherlands Reach Settlement Over Seized Greenpeace Ship

Russia and the Netherlands settled a multiyear dispute over the 2013 seizure of a Greenpeace ship during a protest at ...

Council of Europe to Allow Russia to Vote Again

MOSCOW - The Council of Europe adopted a declaration Friday that allows Russia to start voting again at the continent's ...

IAF chief Dhanoa flies solo sorties in MiG-21 jet on visit to Sulur

Sulur (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 17 (ANI): Indian Air Force Chief BS Dhanoa flew a number of solo sorties in ...

Council Of Europe Ministers Agree Way For Russia To Rejoin

Ministers from the Council Of Europe (CoE) have adopted a joint declaration that would allow Russia to return to the ...

EU Approves New Cyber-Sanctions Regime Ahead Of Parliament Elections

BRUSSELS -- The European Union has adopted a new legal tool to slap penalties on those found responsible for cyberattacks ...

From Samarkand to Seoul: Central Asian migrants in South Korea

Every Friday after prayers, Chayhana Turkestan fills as men emerge from the makeshift mosque downstairs in the basement. The clientele ...

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Incumbent PM Scott Morrison snatches victory in Australian election

CANBERRA, Australia - In Australia, the Liberal-National Party Coalition has been re-elected in a shock result in which Labor lost ...

Report says Israeli PM pushing Trump to attack Iran

JERUSASLEM - Behind the continual hostility towards Iran by the United States, and the recent flare-up in tensions is lsrael, ...

Sana'a struck in series of airstrikes, UN Security Council looks on

SANA'A, Yemen - Reports are still coming in on the deadly air strikes that hit the Yemen capital on Thursday, ...

10 dead after collapse of wall during factory demolition

SHANGHAI, China - At least ten people have been confirmed dead after the collapse of a factory wall in Shanghai ...

Ex-CIA agent gets twenty year prison term for selling secrets to China

VIRGINIA - A former CIA agent was jailed for twenty years on Friday after being convicted on espionage charges. Kevin ...

U.S. military build-up in Persian Gulf continues

DUBAI, UAE - Two U.S. guided-missile destroyers entered the Persian Gulf on Thursday without incident as the likelihood of an ...

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