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Warsaw Revives Call for German WWII Reparations

Poland’s ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party has stepped up its anti-German rhetoric by declaring Warsaw has a right to billions of dollars in reparations for destruction inflicted by the Nazis in World War II, reported Politico.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 13:41 | Viewed: 912

At Least 35 Died in an Air Strike by the Arab Coalition in Yemen

At least 35 civilians have died as a result of a bombing in the Yemeni capital of Sana, carried out by Saudi-Arabia-led regional coalition aircrafts, TASS reports, citing information from the Al Mayadeen TV channel.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 13:26 | Viewed: 703

Five Killed in Attack in Southern Afghanistan

A suicide bomber took the lives of five civilians and injured at least 25 in southern Afghanistan, AFP reported, quoting a local source.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 13:23 | Viewed: 880

Supercomputer Improved Records for Putting a Medical Diagnosis

Chinese scientists have developed a robotic system that diagnoses a whole range of human diseases.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 13:14 | Viewed: 843

US: Russia is Arming the Taliban in Afghanistan

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accused Russia of supplying weapons to the Taliban in Afghanistan.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 1728

Boko Haram Uses More and More Children as "Human Bombs" in Nigeria

Islamic group Boko Haram uses more and more children, mostly girls, as "human bombs" in northeastern Nigeria, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said in Geneva, cited by the France press.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 12:18 | Viewed: 848

Trump: Kim Jong-un Begins to Respect the United States

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday in Phoenix, Arizona, that his aggressive rhetoric aimed at North Korea is working, and that his colleague, Kim Jon-un, "starts to" respect the United States.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 11:52 | Viewed: 776

Two Arrested in Morocco Over Suspected Links to Barcelona Attackers

Moroccan authorities have arrested two people suspected of links to the alleged perpetrators of the van attack that killed 13 people in the Spanish city of Barcelona, state TV channel 2M reported on Tuesday, quoted by Reuters.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 11:48 | Viewed: 838

US hits Chinese and Russian Firms Over North Korea

The US has imposed sanctions on a dozen Russian and Chinese companies and individuals it accuses of helping North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, reported BBC.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 10:05 | Viewed: 840

Emmanuel Macron Starts His European Tour

French President Emmanuel Macron kicks of a European Union diplomatic blitz Wednesday seeking nothing less than to reshape the bloc’s stance on subjects ranging from cheap labor to defense and border controls.

World » EU | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 09:42 | Viewed: 1229

Headless Body Found in Copenhagen Waterside is Missing Journalist

Danish police on Wednesday identified a headless female torso found in the Copenhagen waterside as that of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who police believe was killed on a home-made submarine, The Independent reports.

World | August 23, 2017, Wednesday // 09:32 | Viewed: 1133

France's Interior Minister: '1/3 of Terrorists Suffer From Mental Disorders''

France’s interior minister says the government wants to involve psychiatrists in preventing attacks like the one in which a mentally unstable man drove into two Marseille bus stops, killing a woman, reported the Washigton Post.

World | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 17:20 | Viewed: 1216

France's Macron, Seeking to Re-Shape Europe, Heads East

While Britain toils over its messy divorce with the European Union, France's president Emmanuel Macron is embarking on a drive to deepen the economic integration of a bloc he says needs to be more protective of its citizens, reported Reuters.

World » EU | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1315

French Authorities Prevented 9 Terror Attacks Just in 2017

Just for this year the French authorities have prevented 9 terrorist attacks.

World | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1269

Iran Ready to Create Nuclear Weapons Within 5 Days if the US Ends a Major Agreement on Uranium Enrichment

Iran could be in a position to create nuclear weapons within five days if the US ends a major agreement on uranium enrichment, the country’s atomic programme head has warned, quoted by the Independent.

World | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 15:01 | Viewed: 1764

More than 40 Civilians were Killed in Raqqa by a Strike of the US-led Coalition

At least 42 civilians were killed on Monday in an air strikes in the Syrian province of Raqqa by an aircraft from the US-led international coalition against the Middle Eastern radical Islamic State.

World | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 14:26 | Viewed: 1202

Barcelona Suspects Appear In Court

Four men accused of belonging to the cell behind the terror attacks in and around Barcelona last week are appearing at the high court in Madrid, reported BBC.

World | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 13:41 | Viewed: 1129

Iran in Talks to Unblock Twitter

Iran's new communications minister said Tuesday that negotiations were underway with Twitter to unblock the service, which has been banned for years despite being used even by the country's supreme leader, according to The Jakarta Post.

World | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 13:29 | Viewed: 1142

Italy Puts Concrete Barriers to its Busiest Attractions

As a result of the terrorist attack that killed more than a dozen people on the popular Las Ramblas walking street in Barcelona, ​​Italy installed concrete barriers near some of its busiest tourist attractions.

World | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 12:50 | Viewed: 1230

Missile Attack on the Diplomatic District in Kabul

The rocket fell and triggered an explosion near the heavily fortified diplomatic zone in the Afghan capital Kabul.

World | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 12:45 | Viewed: 1189

Chile has Passed a Law on Abortion

Today the Chilean Constitutional Court approved the partial abolition of the abortion ban.

World | August 22, 2017, Tuesday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1144
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