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JIANGSU, China. -- Four British citizens have been arrested by Chinese authorities in eastern Jiangsu province, the UK Foreign Office said Friday, two days Chinese police announced a drug raid there involving 16 foreigners. In a statement Wednesday, Chinese police said they had...
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PERSIAN GULF -- Armed Iranian boats unsuccessfully tried to seize a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf Wednesday, according to two US officials with direct knowledge of the incident. The British Heritage tanker was sailing out of the Persian Gulf and was crossing into the...
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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia. -- The sister of Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud is on trial in Paris, facing allegations she ordered a bodyguard to beat and humiliate a local craftsman who was renovating her luxury apartment three years ago. Ashraf Eid,...
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BEIJING -- A senior Chinese diplomat told an international forum in Beijing Monday there could be "disastrous" consequences if the US treats China as an "enemy." China's Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng warned against blaming Beijing for problems in the United States, as both...
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HONG KONG -- Tens of thousands of people marched through the Kowloon side of Hong Kong on Sunday in the latest of a long series of protests against a proposed law that would allow extradition to China. Sunday's protest was the first anti-extradition demonstration to take place...
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KHARTOUM, Sudan. -- Sudanese citizens took to the streets of the capital, Khartoum, Friday to celebrate a power-sharing agreement that could bring an end to a weeks-long standoff between the ruling Transitional Military Council and the opposition alliance. Sudan's military...
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TEHRAN -- Iran's president is issuing a new ultimatum over the country's nuclear program. President Rouhani on Wednesday said Iran will "take the next step" toward increasing its enrichment of uranium this Sunday, unless European nations are able to find a way to offset the...
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TRIPOLI, Libya -- At least 40 people have been killed and another 80 injured after an airstrike hit a migrant center east of the Libyan capital of Tripoli early Wednesday, according to the Health Ministry's emergency service Field Medicine and Support Center. Images from the...
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WASHINGTON -- The U.S. is threatening tariffs on an additional $4 billion in European imports in a dispute over aircraft subsidies. The office of U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Monday put out a list of 89 products that could be subject to new tariffs. The list...