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New York : Authorities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the UN peacekeeping operation in the country, MONUSCO, are being urged to develop a comprehensive joint strategy to address insecurity in Beni territory, located in the east. more
US ‘coordinating closely’ with allies after North Korea’s new test – State Dept

Moscow/Sputnik: The Unite States has been in close contact with South Korea and Japan after a recent test at the North’s satellite launch site, a State Department spokesperson said ...

DPRK officials warn US over Trump words, actions

Pyongyang/Xinhua: Senior officials of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Monday issued a warning to the United States over the recent actions and words of US Presiden ...

Saudi Crown Prince says Riyadh ready to cooperate on probe into Florida shooting – Reports

Moscow/Sputnik: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud held a phone conversation with US President Donald Trump, pointing out Riyadh’s readiness to cooperate on investigatin ...

State Dept launches anti-terror training to protect US embassies in Africa: Statement

Washington/Sputnik: The United States and Senegal launched a five-day antiterrorism training event for law enforcement teams throughout Africa assigned to protect embassies, the State Dep ...

Chinese Foreign Ministry threatens to retaliate against US over Hong Kong rights act

Moscow/Sputnik/UNI: China’s Foreign Ministry on Thursday threatened it would retaliate against the United States in the wake of US President Donald Trump’s move to sign into l ...

Donald Trump says UK trade with US could be up to 5 times higher post-Brexit

Washington/Sputnik/UNI: President Donald said on Thursday that the United Kingdom's trade with the United States could be substantially stronger following Brexit.

US House of Representatives passes bill sanctioning Turkey over Syria

Washington/Xinhua/UNI: US House of Representatives on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a bill aimed at slapping sanctions on Turkey over its military offensive in northern Syria.

Pakistan against abrupt US pullout from Afghanistan- Senior Diplomat

Moscow/Sputnik/UNI Pakistan fears that a quick pullout of all US forces from Afghanistan would cause instability to trickle over the border and trigger a refugee crisis in neighboring cou ...

US President Donald Trump leans toward leaving about 200 US special forces in eastern Syria - Reports

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) US President Donald Trump is in favor of keeping a small contingent of US troops in eastern Syria to fight the Islamic State terror group (banned in Russia), US media ...