Turkish Cypriots choose chief as stakes soar in Mediterranean

Turkish Cypriots are voting in a management runoff to selected between an incumbent who pledges a course much less sure

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Turkish Cypriots select chief with peace deal at stake

Turkish Cypriots are voting for a frontrunner tasked with overcoming deep political chasms with rival Greek Cypriots with a view

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Prime Israeli, UAE diplomats assembly in Berlin for talks

The international ministers of the United Arab Emirates and Israel are assembly collectively in Berlin for talks that Germany hopes

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Pakistan points orders implementing UN sanctions on Taliban

Pakistan points orders implementing U.N. sanctions towards Afghanistan’s Taliban, simply because the militant group is within the midst of a

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North Korea's army threatens to reenter demilitarized areas

North Korea’s army has threatened to maneuver again into zones that had been demilitarized underneath inter-Korean peace agreements because the

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Taliban, Ghani declare three-day cease fire for Eid holiday

The Taliban and Afghanistan’s president have announced a three-day cease-fire ahead of a major Islamic holiday that begins Sunday to

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UN: Civilian deaths by Taliban and Afghan forces on the rise

The United Nations has called for an immediate reduction of violence in Afghanistan, saying civilian deaths by both Taliban and

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US blames brutal attack on Afghan maternity hospital on IS

A U.S. official says the Islamic State affiliate in Afghanistan carried out this week’s horrific attack on a maternity hospital

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Watchdog group says US not releasing data on Taliban attacks

A U.S. watchdog agency says the U.S. mission in Afghanistan has for the first time refused to publicly release its

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Yemen's southern separatists claim sole control of Aden

Yemen’s southern separatists have broken a peace deal with the country’s internationally recognized government and claimed sole control of the

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Afghan peace pact in chaos as presidential rivals squabble

Afghanistan’s incumbent president and his important political challenger are each claiming they received final 12 months’s election By KATHY GANNON

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