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Iran says it has detained US-based opposition leader over 2008 bomb attack

08 August, 2020 7:29 pm 7:29 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Iran said on Saturday that its intelligence forces have detained a US-based leader of a pro-monarchist group whom it accused of being behind a 2008 bombing that killed 14, and of planning more attacks. It was not clear when the reported detention took place or where. Iranian state TV cited an … Read More

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Global coronavirus deaths surpass 230,000

05 May, 2020 2:07 pm 2:07 pm

ANKARA (Anadolu Agency) – Global coronavirus fatalities exceeded the 230,000 mark Thursday, according to a running tally by US-based Johns Hopkins University. The university’s data counted 230,615 deaths, while the numbers of cases and recoveries stand at 3,247,648 and 1,004,483, respectively. The US continues to be the worst-hit country with the highest numbers of infections … Read More

China suspends US military visits to Hong Kong, sanctions US-based NGOs

12 December, 2019 2:56 pm 2:56 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – China said on Monday US military ships and aircraft won’t be allowed to visit Hong Kong, and also announced sanctions against several US non-government organisations for encouraging protesters to “engage in extremist, violent and criminal acts.” The measures were announced by China’s Foreign Ministry in response to U.S. legislation passed last week … Read More