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North Korea said the bomb has "great destructive power".
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Almost 60,000 Rohingya have entered Bangladesh.
The "fire and fury" of a war between North Korea and the US could produce the world's deadliest conflict yet, Germany's foreign minister has said. Sigmar Gabriel said any war involving the secretive d...
North Korea said on Wednesday it launched a ballistic missile over Japan to counter US and South Korean military drills and as a first step in military action in the Pacific to "contain" the American...
Eastern Mosul on Nov. 13, 2015 and then on July 8, 2017.
"Judging by the replies I would say our concerns are elsewhere."
A British army soldier and police officer are stationed in London as Britain raises its terror alert following the attack in Manchester.
Newly released satellite images reveal the near-absolute destruction of several neighborhoods in Mosul, Iraq, after a months-long battle between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants for control of...
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A new study on human cooperation could shed light on why some take radical steps.
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Local veterans "disgusted" by "moronic" act.
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'The North Korean regime is a threat to the peace of the region.'
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I was overcome by just how similar we were.
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WASHINGTON ― While U.S. intelligence has not yet concluded that Russia knew about Syria's plan to gas civilians ahead of time, senior White House officials said Tuesday that Russia must be pushed on t...
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We owe them more than a strongly worded statement.
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Turkish doctors found the effects of nerve agents in victims.
We need to better understand what six years of 'toxic stress' means for children who have only known war.
Ordinary Syrians just wanted the freedoms we take for granted.
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In late May 2016, I was invited to a private home in New York for a chat. Like a lot of other people, the host was concerned about Islam's growing influence in Europe, and she wanted to meet because b...
WASHINGTON ― In 2009, the historian David Kaiser, then a professor at the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, got a call from a guy named Steve Bannon. Bannon wanted to interview Kaiser for a...
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I’d commanded over 100 soldiers on operations in Southern Iraq, but I couldn’t do the simple things at home.
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Afghanistan is failing. Fifteen years after the United States first scattered the Taliban with high-altitude bombing, the battlefield gains achieved by tens of thousands of U.S. troops are in jeopard...
We can't just click a sad face emoji and then forget about it.
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They were in Syria as private contractors deployed by the Kremlin.
Iraqi army troops on Saturday stormed into a Christian region that has been under Islamic State control since 2014 as part of U.S.-backed operations to clear the entrances to Mosul, the militants' las...
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War crimes have driven this conflict. There needs to be justice for those crimes.
Donald Trump’s claims about lack of combat readiness totally miss what is going on.
By Helen Murphy and Julia Symmes Cobb BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombians rejected a peace deal with Marxist insurgents in a referendum on Sunday, plunging the nation into uncertainty and dashing President...
Militants have killed 12 people when they attacked a police checkpoint in the northern Iraqi city of Tikrit, then detonated a car bomb at the entrance to the city, Iraqi police and military sources sa...
They have told me life is no longer of any value to them or their children, and they reach a state of despair. I have seen it in Asia, I have seen it in Africa, I have seen it in the Middle East... they would rather be dead than living in conditions like that. I’ve seen situations you wouldn’t even want to imagine.
Warning: The footage is distressing, but important.
At least 1,601 civilians were killed and 3,565 wounded in the war in the first six months of 2016.
South Sudan marks its fifth year as an independent nation this week. For half that time, the country has been embroiled in civil war.
Sir John Chilcott’s report finds British intelligence was flawed and should have been challenged.