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EU Boosts Support For Ukraine Visa-Free Travel Deal

EU Boosts Support For Ukraine Visa-Free Travel Deal

Speaking alongside Mr. Poroshenko, European Council President Donald Tusk said that during a telephone conversation with Mr. Trump last Friday, the president-elect's comments about Ukraine were "at least promising compared with some announcements during the campaign time".


German Chancellor Angela Merkel announces run for fourth term

German Chancellor Angela Merkel announces run for fourth term

Germany's chancellor Angela Merkel has said she will seek a fourth term in office in next year's election to defend democratic values in the face of growing threats globally and at home. Ms. Merkel said that while she felt flattered by the role ascribed to her in the wake of political changes in the USA, she also found it "absurd".


Angela Merkel to run for fourth term as German Chancellor

Angela Merkel to run for fourth term as German Chancellor

She told her Christian Democratic Union (CDU ) party in Berlin she expected her toughest campaign yet and would "fight for our values and our way of life". Domestically, her biggest challenge will probably be managing the integration of refugees in an increasingly divided society and keeping Europe's powerhouse economy on track.


Pakistan seeks global cooperation in ending violence at LoC

Pakistan seeks global cooperation in ending violence at LoC

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that Pakistan can not tolerate deliberate targeting by Indian forces of innocent civilians, particularly children and women, along the Line of Control (LoC) in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). As said above that the Indian Forces have targeted a passenger bus along the Line of Control (LoC), it is reported that around 8 Pakistani Soldiers were killed in that spy encounter.



Hurricane Otto makes landfall on coast of Nicaragua

Hurricane Otto, a category 2 storm on the Saffir-Simpson scale, crossed Central America near the border of Costa Rica and Nicaragua on Thursday, producing heavy rains that could cause life-threatening flooding and mudslides in parts of Central America.


Iraqi forces attack IS in east Mosul neighborhood

Iraqi forces attack IS in east Mosul neighborhood

The capture of the base, if confirmed, could be a significant development in the campaign to recapture Mosul, Islamic State's de facto capital since its forces swept through Iraq in 2014 and set up a self-declared caliphate in a swathe of Syria and northern Iraq.