KABUL. Taliban authorities said on Thursday that Iranian forces had suffered at least nine casualties during clashes on the Afghanistan-Iran border after fuel smuggling attempts from the Iranian side ...Local authorities and witnesses said the Taliban seized three Iranian check posts ... Iranian authorities did not confirm the numbers. FASTFACT ... “ ... ....
TRIPOLI -. A Libyan court on Thursday reinstated Seif al-IslamGadhafi, son of slain long time ruler Muammar Gadhafi, as a candidate in next month’s presidential election, the latest twist in an increasingly shaky transition ... On Thursday the court ruled in his favour ... ‘Nostalgia’ ... .
In an exclusive interview with ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos which aired Thursday evening, actor Alec Baldwin discussed his life in the aftermath of the accidental on-set shooting death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins back in October ...Update your settings here to see it ... Tell us what you think! Hit us up on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram ... .
Washington — Both chambers of Congress on Thursday passed a stopgap measure that will fund federal agencies into mid-February, sending the legislation to PresidentBiden’s desk and avoiding a holiday season partial shutdown. . The measure passed the Senate 69-28 with substantial GOP support, hours after passing the House 221-212.
The omicron variant, now present in at least 23 countries around the world, was probably incubated in the body of a person with an immune system battered by HIV or another immune-compromising condition that can cause a prolonged coronavirus infection, according to the South African scientist who detected the fast-spreading genetic mutant ... 20 ... Dr ... ....
The ‘Diamonds’ singer was named a national hero of Barbados earlier this week. Rihanna is setting the record straight after the internet went ablaze yet again with pregnancy rumors. The FentyBeauty creator officially shut down those rumblings on Instagram, writing, “ya’ll breed me every year dammit.” ... 30 ... .
Beirut, Lebanon – Information MinisterGeorge Kordahi, whose criticism of the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen against the Houthi rebels sparked a diplomatic crisis, has announced his resignation, as cash-strapped Lebanon tries to resolve the weeks-long row ... “The interests of my country and my people and supporters is above my personal interest.
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“Try and anticipate the needs of Mr. Epstein, Ms. Maxwell and their guests.” “Do not discuss personal problems with guests.” “Unobtrusive is the key.” “SMILE!” “NEVER disclose Mr. Epstein or Ms. Maxwell’s activities or whereabouts to anyone.”. “Remember that you see nothing, hear nothing, say nothing, except to answer a question directed at you ... Mr ... “” ... .
US PresidentJoe Biden has come under fire for restoring a Trump-era policy that requires asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their claims are processed ... The US and Mexican governments confirmed they would revive it ... Domestic US politics, as so often the case, plays a central role in its relationship with Mexico and Central America.