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Patrick Goodenough February 23, 2018 | 04:50 AM EST
According to the exiled Iranian opposition group National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), moreover, Alireza Avayi has been linked to the regime’s mass executions of dissidents.
Patrick Goodenough February 23, 2018 | 04:44 AM EST
“At some point, people have to recognize that North Korea wants nuclear weapons not for self-defense, but because they still want to reunify the Korean peninsula, under their control,” he said.
Patrick Goodenough February 23, 2018 | 04:34 AM EST
North Korea is sending to the Winter Olympics closing ceremony in South Korea a man Seoul blames for the regime’s deadliest armed attack in more than two decades – the sinking in 2010 of a South Korean navy ship and killing of 46 sailors.
Patrick Goodenough February 22, 2018 | 04:27 AM EST
Hungary’s foreign minister, Peter Szijjarto, has called his counterpart from Luxembourg an “idiot” who wants to “flood” Europe with migrants.
Patrick Goodenough February 22, 2018 | 04:15 AM EST
Montenegro is not viewed as a high terrorism risk country, although the government said in late 2014 that 13 citizens were known to have gone to Syria to fight for ISIS.
Patrick Goodenough February 22, 2018 | 04:13 AM EST
Montenegro is not viewed as a high terrorism risk country, although the government said in late 2014 that 13 citizens were known to have gone to Syria to fight for ISIS.
Mark Browne February 21, 2018 | 23:00 PM EST
Organization of American States secretary-general Luis Almagro Lemes has called for a boycott on the purchase of Venezuelan oil, amid intensifying international criticism of the Nicolas Maduro regime.
Fayçal Benhassain February 21, 2018 | 22:44 PM EST
The French government is considering a package of measures designed to regulate the admission and processing of asylum-seekers, but the proposals are drawing opposition from the left and right.
Patrick Goodenough February 21, 2018 | 04:33 AM EST
The State Department on Tuesday confirmed that Vice President Mike Pence, during his recent visit to South Korea, was prepared to hold a “brief meeting” with representatives of North Korea’s Stalinist regime, but they pulled out “at the last minute.”
Patrick Goodenough February 21, 2018 | 04:10 AM EST
Haley says the Palestinian leadership faced a choice between “the path of absolutist demands, hateful rhetoric, and incitement to violence,” and “the path of negotiation and compromise.”
Kevin McCandless February 20, 2018 | 22:29 PM EST
As the scandal around the Oxfam aid agency dominates headlines in the United Kingdom, the British government continues to quietly push ahead with other reforms of the way charities are regulated.
James Carstensen February 20, 2018 | 22:14 PM EST
The anti-immigration Alternative for Germany (AfD) party is now the second most popular party in Germany, surpassing one of the country’s major parties for the first time, according to a new poll.
Patrick Goodenough February 20, 2018 | 04:29 AM EST
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday accused the U.S. of trying to dismember Syria by supporting Kurdish groups in the northeast, thereby undermining Syria’s territorial integrity.
Patrick Goodenough February 20, 2018 | 04:17 AM EST
Male circumcision has long been a controversial topic, and a proposal by lawmakers in Iceland to criminalize the practice is making waves far from the small North Atlantic island nation.
Patrick Goodenough February 19, 2018 | 04:36 AM EST
Following Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s fence-mending visit to Turkey, the country’s leaders remain insistent that the U.S. is to blame for the tensions in the relationship between the NATO partners.
Patrick Goodenough February 19, 2018 | 04:21 AM EST
Setting aside Iran’s ballistic missile threats, support for terrorism and regional destabilization when crafting the nuclear deal was not a concession but “strategic thinking” on the part of the negotiators, former Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday.
Patrick Goodenough February 18, 2018 | 22:13 PM EST
Netanyahu said Israel will act without hesitation to defend itself, and warned that in doing so, “we will act, if necessary, not just against Iran’s proxies that are attacking us, but against Iran itself.”
Patrick Goodenough February 16, 2018 | 04:27 AM EST
Marking the tenth anniversary of the assassination of Hezbollah’s top terrorist, the head of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Qods Force said Thursday the price for his blood will be the eradication of Israel.
James Carstensen February 15, 2018 | 20:30 PM EST
A German court’s ruling against Facebook’s privacy terms may hint at how strict data protection rules will look under impending new European Union-wide regulations.
Patrick Goodenough February 15, 2018 | 18:48 PM EST
Shaken by recent protests against the 39-year-old regime, Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) is accelerating its cyber warfare capabilities, including embedding spyware into apps used by millions of Iranians – potentially including expats in the West – a new report claims.