The US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group said Friday it is investigating reports of an airstrike in a western neighbourhood in the Iraqi city of Mosul that is believed to have killed more than 100 civilians.
Large protests have spread throughout French Guiana, blocking roads to neighbouring Brazil and Suriname, prompting the US government to issue a travel warning Friday for the French territory in South America.
Against the tense backdrop of an impending Brexit, the EU hopes to reaffirm ‘a common future’ for Europe when its leaders gather in Rome Saturday, 60 years after the Treaty of Rome forged a historic single European bloc.
An average of over 100 civilians a month are dying in Yemen's war which enters its third year this weekend, most killed by the Saudi-led coalition's air strikes and shelling, the United Nations human rights office said on Friday.
In a humiliating setback, US President Donald Trump and Republican leaders pulled their "Obamacare" repeal bill off the House floor Friday after it became clear the measure would fail badly.
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British police said Friday they had made two further “significant” arrests over the Islamist-inspired terror attack on parliament, as they appealed for information about the homegrown killer who left four people dead.
The UN estimates that more than half of the 6.2 million residents of Somalia need emergency food aid. Among those in dire need, the nomadic herders of Somaliland, a breakaway state in Somalia, see their very way of life imperiled by drought.
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The Trump administration issued a permit Friday to build the Keystone XL pipeline, reversing the conclusion of the Obama administration and clearing the way for the $8 billion project to finally be completed.