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  1. Anatoly Antonov named new Russian ambassador to US

    08.21 / 20:47 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Diplomat, who took hawkish stance on Crimea's annexation and defence of Syria, says he wants to normalise ties with…
  2. Barcelona attack suspect Younes Abouyaaqoub shot dead

    08.21 / 20:47 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Fugitive suspect was wearing what appeared to be an explosives belt when he was gunned down near…
  3. Thousands demand end to killings in Duterte's drug war

    08.21 / 19:46 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    President admits 'abuses' in war on drugs as demonstrators say death toll has now reached…
  4. University of Texas removes four Confederate statues

    08.21 / 18:41 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Texas university president says Confederate statues are used by white supremacists as symbolism for hatred and…
  5. Tensions in Togo as anti-Gnassingbe rally turns deadly

    08.21 / 18:41 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Thousands protesting against 50-year ruling dynasty call for the reinstatement of constitution limiting…
  6. UNAMA: ISIL, Taliban jointly attacked Mirzawalang

    08.21 / 18:41 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    At least 36 were killed in early August violence by fighters of both groups, UNAMA says, as witnesses recall…
  7. US, South Korea drills begin amid tensions with North

    08.21 / 17:47 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Thousands of troops participate in largely computer simulated Ulchi Freedom Guardian drills despite warnings from…
  8. Latest CAR clashes leave 13 people dead

    08.21 / 17:47 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    The clashes took place in Bria between a majority Muslim rebel group and a predominantly Christian armed…
  9. ISIL mine kills three Lebanese troops on Syrian border

    08.21 / 17:47 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Lebanon army advances against ISIL in border battle and has recaptured two thirds of the territory, says…
  10. Ten sailors missing from US warship after collision

    08.21 / 16:44 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Five sailors also reported injured after navy destroyer USS McCain collided with a tanker in waters east of…
  11. Bangladesh sentences 10 to death for plot to kill PM

    08.21 / 16:44 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    The sentences were carried out over a failed attempt to assassinate Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in…
  12. Spain names Barcelona attack suspect, expands manhunt

    08.21 / 16:44 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Authorities identify driver in Barcelona van attack as 22-year-old Younes Abouyaaqoub as manhunt spreads across…
  13. Pagliacci, Trumpiacci and a Foreign Policy of Scary Clowns

    08.21 / 04:33 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Whether one loves or despises any singular choice in President Trump’s cabinet, I have come to realize that some of us had a glimmer of hope in the possibility Rex Tillerson would have a chance to become US’ most successful secretary of state in three decades.  A glimmer cut short, however, in the reality of Tillerson being sandwiched between a narcissist clown as a boss and a bipartite Congress obsessed with empire as its mission; coupled, of course, with a neocon hawkish ideology in both …
  14. US comedy icon Jerry Lewis dies at 91

    08.20 / 21:11 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Tributes pour in as famed American comedian passes away of natural causes at his home in Las…
  15. UAE ambassador’s hacked mails feed crucial policy debates

    08.20 / 20:06 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Al-Otaiba is unlikely to acknowledge the contribution the insight has made to understanding the ten week-old Gulf crisis and diplomatic and economic boycott of Qatar that was engineered by the…
  16. Sierra Leone: Death toll from landslide nears 500

    08.20 / 20:06 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Government calls for 10,000 people to evacuate as more than 600 remain missing after devastating…
  17. Rare wildlife killed as floods devastate India reserve

    08.20 / 20:06 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Rescuers recover carcasses of more than 225 animals, including 15 rhinos after floods ravage Kaziranga wildlife…
  18. Grace Mugabe granted immunity after leaving S Africa

    08.20 / 19:04 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Zimbabwean president's wife was accused of attacking a model with an electric cable in a hotel in…
  19. Pakistan: Teenager detained over blasphemy

    08.20 / 19:04 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Eighteen-year-old Christian faces possibility of being put to death after being accused of burning pages of the…
  20. North Korea slams upcoming US-South military exercises

    08.20 / 19:04 mwcnews.net Mwcnews.net - World
    Manoeuvres are viewed by Pyongyang as a rehearsal for an invasion and akin to 'pouring gasoline on…