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EU approves $419m loan to Thomas Cook subsidiary

EU approves $419m loan to Thomas Cook subsidiary

World News October 14, 2019 at 12:35 pm 0 comments

The European Commission on Monday approved a German bridging loan worth 380 million euros (or 419.3 million dollars) for the charter airline Condor, a subsidiary of British tour operator Thomas Cook.
According to Berlin, the loan, split between the Federal Government and

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Trump orders US troops out of northern Syria

Trump orders US troops out of northern Syria

World News October 13, 2019 at 10:13 pm 0 comments

U.S President Donald Trump ordered the withdrawal of forces from northern Syria as the conflict between Turkey and the Kurdish forces escalates, Defence Secretary Mark Esper said Sunday.
“We have American forces likely caught between two opposing advancing armies, and it’s a very untenable situation,” Esper said on CBS’s “Face

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Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Ali Wins Peace Nobel

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Ali Wins Peace Nobel

World News October 11, 2019 at 10:59 am 0 comments

The prestigious Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 will be awarded to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali of Ethiopia, the Nobel Committee announced on Friday.
Mr. Ali has been selected for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular, for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict

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BREAKING: Assailant Killed 2 in German Synagogue and Live-Streamed Attempted Attack

BREAKING: Assailant Killed 2 in German Synagogue and Live-Streamed Attempted Attack

BREAKING NEWS, World News October 9, 2019 at 9:14 pm 0 comments

A heavily armed assailant with a live-streaming head camera tried unsuccessfully to invade a synagogue during Yom Kippur services in an east German city on Wednesday, then killed two people outside and wounded two others in what the government called an anti-Semitic assault.
It was one of the most brazen

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Erdogan Says Turkey to Launch ‘Air and Ground’ Operation in Syria

Erdogan Says Turkey to Launch ‘Air and Ground’ Operation in Syria

World News October 5, 2019 at 5:37 pm 0 comments

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkey will carry out an “air and ground military operation” east of the Euphrates River, prompting US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to warn of an “all-out war” to defend the region they control.
It was Erdogan’s most direct indication of a unilateral incursion into

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Prince Harry sues Daily Mirror, The Sun over phone hacking

Prince Harry sues Daily Mirror, The Sun over phone hacking

World News October 4, 2019 at 9:25 pm 0 comments

Prince Harry has extended legal action against the bosses of two other British tabloids, The Sun and the Daily Mirror. Their offence: phone hacking, days after his wife Meghan Markle sued The-Mail-On-Sunday.
Buckingham Palace, according to metro.co.uk, confirmed on Friday that the claims have been filed at the High Court

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