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US launches push at UN for action against Iran

UNITED NATIONS, United States, Dec 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The United States will in the coming days discuss several options for UN Security Council action against Iran suc...More...

EU demands release of detained Myanmar journalists

YANGON, Dec 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Two Myanmar journalists working for an international newswire who have not been heard from since they were arrested last week should be...More...

Jailed or in exile, leaders wrap up Catalan election campaign

BARCELONA, Dec 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Campaigning drew to a close on Tuesday in Catalonia's regional election, a potential turning point in Spain's worst political crisis...More...

Erdogan rival vows to overturn executive presidency

ANKARA, Dec 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A dissident Turkish nationalist who founded a new political party and is now viewed as a possible rival to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...More...

US jury to deliberate Wednesday in Iran sanctions trial

NEW YORK, Dec 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A US jury will begin deliberations Wednesday on whether to convict a Turkish banker of violating sanctions on Iran in a trial straining...More...

After US veto, UN assembly to vote on Jerusalem resolution

UNITED NATIONS, United States, Dec 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The UN General Assembly will hold an emergency session Thursday to vote on a draft resolution rejecting Preside...More...