August 23, 2017
Latest News
Home /  World
Spain terror probe leads to 3rd arrest in Morocco

Madrid, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- Moroccan security forces have arrested a third man thought to be connected to the cell that carried out last week's deadly...

IS controls only 7.7 square miles in northeastern Lebanon

Beirut, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- The Lebanese army said Tuesday that the area of northeastern Lebanon under control of Islamic State has been reduced from 120 sq....

News history
Ousted Venezuelan AG leaves Colombia for Brazil

Bogota, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- Days after arriving here aboard a private plane, Venezuela's ousted attorney general left Bogota on Tuesday bound for Brazil,...

Human remains found in US warship that collided with oil tanker off Singapore

Washington, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- The remains of some US sailors who were aboard the USS John S. McCain warship, which collided with an oil tanker near...

Astana-6 Syrian peace process postponed until September

Astana, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- The sixth round of negotiations on the Syrian conflict has been postponed until mid-September by the guarantor states - Russia,...

US defense secretary visits Baghdad, shows US support for unity in Iraq

Baghdad, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- The United States secretary of defense met the Iraqi prime minister on Tuesday and expressed Washington's support for the unity...

Chile grants asylum to 5 Venezuelan judges

Santiago, 22 Aug (efe-epa).- Chile has granted diplomatic asylum to five Venezuelan citizens who had been staying at the Chilean Embassy in Caracas, Foreign...

Portuguese wildfires have razed 166,000 hectares so far in 2017

Lisbon, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- Deadly wildfires that have battered Portugal so far this year have razed 166,000 hectares (410,195 acres) of land, 48,000 more...

US slaps sanctions on Chinese, Russian firms doing business with North Korea

Washington, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- The US Treasury Department said Tuesday it was imposing economic sanctions on more than a dozen Chinese and Russian...

Kurdish forces detain dozens of suspected extremists near Iraq's Tel Afar

Erbil (Iraq), Aug 22 (efe-epa).- At least 60 alleged militants belonging to the Islamic State terror organization were arrested while fleeing Iraq's...

Iran says it can resume uranium enrichment within 5 days

Tehran, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran said on Tuesday the Islamic Republic was able to resume uranium enrichment to...

Danish police divers trawl bay in search of body of missing journalist

Copenhagen, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- Divers from the Danish Defense Command searched a bay outside Copenhagen as part of an investigation into the disappearance...

Residents organize independent party ahead of Mexico City elections

Mexico City, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- Citizens have organized an independent political party to compete in Mexico City's 2018 local elections, Xavier Gonzalez...

US military chiefs back diplomacy supported by military option with Pyongyang

Seoul, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- Senior United States army officials said Tuesday that a diplomatic approach to resolving the current North Korean crisis should be...

Iraqi forces storm northern city of Tel Afar in drive to flush out IS

Erbil, Iraq, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- Iraqi forces stormed on Tuesday the northern city of Tel Afar in Nineveh province, one of the last bastions of the Islamic...

4 surviving members of terror cell suspected of Catalonia attacks in court

Madrid, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- Four men detained on suspicion of having taken part in terror attacks in Catalonia that left a tally of 15 dead and more than 100...

At least 42 civilians killed in bombings in Syria's al-Raqqa

Cairo, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- At least 42 civilians were killed in bombings carried out by the United States-led international coalition in the northeastern...

4,000 evacuated in southeast China ahead of typhoon Hato

Shanghai, China, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- More than 4,000 people have been evacuated from several areas in southeast China on Tuesday ahead of typhoon Hato, news...

Iraqi forces erupt into Tel Afar, one of final IS bastions

Erbil, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- Iraqi forces stormed on Tuesday the northern city of Tel Afar in Nineveh province, one of the last bastions of the Islamic State...

Refrigeration of Fukushima ice wall nears completion

Tokyo, Aug 22 (efe-epa).- The operator of the Fukushima nuclear power plant began Tuesday to complete the freezing of the wall around the damaged reactors...

I agree Welcome to news4europe.eu. We use cookies to improve your online experience. Find out more.