A Falluja blast on Saturday has killed at least 16 people, according to media reports. According to witnesses, US military aircrafts hovered over the city, and fired missiles at the site.
Croatia is to start pre-accession talks with the European Union next year, EU leaders decided at a two-day summit in Brussels. We are very satisfied because Croatia is going with us into Europe, the European Commission's President Romano Prodi said.
Hundreds of fans bade an emotional farewell to legendary R&B musician Ray Charles, as his body went on public display at Los Angeles' Convention Center a day ahead of his funeral. Ray Charles died at the age of 73 in Los Angeles last week after suffered a
The special September 11 inquiry panel said that the US air defence was "disastrously unprepared" to react to the attacks. According to the document, officials were left with no other chance but to improvise a response.
Former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic has called on Hague Tribunal judges to order former US President Bill Clinton and Prime Minister Tony Blair to testify at his war crimes trial. Milosevic, charged with genocide, crimes against humanity and war
Belgian pedophile Marc Dutroux was found guilty on abduction, rape and murder charges, after a three-month trial. The man was charged with leading a gang that abducted and raped six girls, causing the deaths of four of the victims.
Iraq's interim prime minister says the USwill hand over Saddam Hussein and all other detainees to Iraq's new government as sovereignty is restored. US officials have said they plan to continue to hold up to 5,000 prisoners considered a threat to the coali
Defence Secretary Geoff Hoon has made a surprise visit to the southern Iraqi city of Basra, where the majority of Britain's 8,000 troops in Iraq are deployed. On a 24-hour trip, Mr Hoon visited the headquarters of the provincial administration where he me
More than two thousand participants including delegates and press members are expected at the 31st Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) Foreign Ministers' Conference, held in Istanbul on Monday. The Sixth Meeting of Neighboring Countries with Iraq wil
Provisional results from elections to the EU parliament show gains for opposition parties across Europe. Governing parties in Germany, France and Poland have suffered big losses, while many Euro-sceptic parties have had their best result at the polls.
Serbia's next president will be elected at a run off as a nationalist supporter of ousted president Slobodan Milosevic faced strong rivalry of a pro-western leader in yesterday's elections. Preliminary results released by the Centre for Free Elections and
Angered by Bush administration policies they contend endanger national security, 26 retired American diplomats and military officers are urging Americans to vote President Bush out of office in November. The group, which calls itself Diplomats and Militar
Citizens of 19 European Union nations, including France, Germany and Poland, are completing the European Parliament election this Sunday. Europe's biggest election ever began last Thursday in Britain and the Netherlands.
Rebel cleric Moqtada al-Sadr has vowed conditional support for the new Iraqi interim government in a sermon on Friday. The representative also asked members of Sadr's militia to obey orders, an implicit request to adhere to a cease-fire that was broken th
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