Eight people killed, injured in two bomb blasts in Baghdad
Iraqi troops kill five Islamic State militants
Pence Plan to Target Aid for Christians in Iraq Sparks Concern:
Aid experts fear the Trump administration's focus on Christians and other religious minorities could do more harm than good.
American exceptionalism -
Tillerson Vows U.S. Military Will Continue Illegal Occupation Of Syria
'Afrin is a cemetery of Erdogan': Syrian Kurds vow to resist Turkey
Damascus warns it may shoot down Turkish planes attacking Kurds within Syrian borders
Tillerson denies US plans to form Syria border force
Sharp drop in Iraq and Syria terror deaths: Study
Why Russia refuses to give refugee status to Syrians:
"There is a perception that it's difficult for Syrians to get refugee status in Russia. This is not true. It is actually impossible,"
Three Saudi troops killed near Yemen border
US administration approves $500mn missile system deal with Saudi Arabia
Palestinian resistance fighter killed in fire exchange with Israeli occupation forces.
US holds back $65m aid to Palestinians
'He wants to kill us'- Gazans fear for the worst as Trump severs aid to Palestinian refugees
Belgium pledges $23m to UNRWA after US aid cut
It's become hard to believe anything the Palestinian president says: - News Analysis -
Abbas has shown once against that he has not changed and will not change.
Palestinian activists crushed online by the PA, Israel and Hamas:
Activists are often arrested for what they write on Facebook, or even posts they are tagged in
No, You Can't Be A Feminist And A Zionist
At Least 12 Killed in Suicide Bomb Attacks in Nigeria
Kidnappers abduct two Americans, two Canadians in Nigeria; two police killed
Watch: Boko Haram members killed as NAF blows sect's workshop in Sambisa [VIDEO]
Cameroon crisis: two soldiers killed [The Morning Call]
Libya condemns Italy's decision to increase troops in Misurata
EU delegation postpones visit to Libya for security reasons
Check post attacks kill 16 security men in Afghanistan
U.S. Kills 6 Alleged Militants In Afghanistan
Russia calls for talks between Afghan government and the Taliban
U.S. kills alleged, Haqqani network commander in Pakistan
North and South Korea to march under one flag at Winter Olympics 'peace games':
Agree to field a joint women's ice hockey team after third day of talks on February's Winter Olympics
Olympic Détente Upends U.S. Strategy on North Korea
Trump: "Very Possible" Crisis With North Korea Can't Be Resolved Peacefully
May we see the evidence?
Trump says Russia is helping North Korea avoid sanctions
Lapdogs bow to U.S. pressure:
20 Nations to consider more North Korea sanctions, U.S. warns on military option
Russia's Lavrov berates Trump administration on Iran deal, Syria and North Korea
Ukraine declares Russian 'occupation' in eastern region
As Petro-Yuan Looms, Bundesbank Adds Renminbi To Currency Reserves
Putin calls for development of digital economy within Eurasian Economic Union
Democrats are becoming the party of the new and more perilous Cold War.
European leaders have started wooing Britain:
Jean-Claude Juncker has started sending us Cupid arrows of love, asking us to consider that Brexit would be a 'lose-lose situation'
Second vote not undemocratic, Irish PM says on Brexit:
It would not be "anti-democratic" for Britons to reverse their Brexit vote in a second referendum, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said at the European Parliament on Wednesday
Glenn Greenwald: Democrats Launch Smear Campaign Against Chelsea Manning, All to Keep an Old, Straight, White Man in Power
Until the Bombs Are Falling.' Pentagon Papers Leaker Encourages More Like H
CIA rendition flights from rustic North Carolina called to account by citizens;
A Gulfstream jet from a quiet airport south-east of Raleigh flew captives to be tortured around the world
These 18 Senate Democrats Just Voted to Hand Trump Mass Spying Powers
Trump administration to bar Haitians from seasonal work visas
US border patrol routinely sabotages water left for migrants, report says:
Agents routinely destroy supplies left in Arizona desert, condemning people to die of thirst
A group of janitors started a movement to stop sexual abuse
US Debt Visualized in $100 Bills: United States owes a lot of money.
As of 2017, US debt is larger than the size of the economy. Currently there is no debt ceiling, it has been suspended.
Chinese ratings agency cuts US debt ratings over political 'deficiencies'
Warning Bell? China May Stop Buying US Debt
Bannon does a deal with special counsel Mueller
"He Slipped Up": The One Thing Bannon Told Congress Yesterday That Could Haunt Trump
White House Lawyer Asked Bannon to Cite Privilege: Former Trump aide refused to answer some House panel questions
Facebook, Google tell Congress they're fighting extremist content with counterpropaganda:
Companies told Congress Wednesday that they've gone beyond screening and removing extremist content from their services and are creating more anti-terror propaganda.
Report: U.S. democracy has "sharpest one-year drop" in 40 years:
The annual report finds "democracy is in retreat around the world" for the 12th year in a row.
Pew: US media bias ranks worst in the world
Bannon's attorney relayed questions to White House during House panel interview:
Bannon's attorney got on the phone with the White House counsel's office, relaying questions and asking what Bannon could tell Congress
Sanjay Gupta: By all standards, Trump has heart disease
Apple Gives Employees $2,500 Bonuses Because Of Trump Tax Cuts
Trump's 2017 Fake News Awards