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I am alive, says Afghan Taliban leader

Mawlawi Hanifi, a commander based in southern Helmand province, said: "I listened to the clip and it looks fake". A senior Taliban source told AFP on Sunday...


Auto bombing kills Governor of Yemen's Aden city, ISIS claims responsibility

Hadi returned to Aden in November after nearly eight months of staying in Saudi Arabia after he fled to escape the advancing Houti militants. "Major General...


China criticizes closer US-Singapore defense ties including surveillance

Tuesday's statement said the P8 deployment in Singapore would " promote greater interoperability with regional militaries through participation in bilateral...


Middle East grows wary of Trump, despite ventures in region

Trump, the billionaire businessman who is now derided across the world for his incendiary racial remarks, drew his first flak from Emirati business magnate Kha...


Putin threatens Turkey with more sanctions

Putin threatened in his speech with further sanctions. Top Defense Ministry officials also accused Erdogan and his family of personally benefiting from the oi...


Angela Merkel Named Time's 'Person of the Year'

Gibbs also praised Merkel for her vital involvement in the issue of Greek bankruptcy that threatened the existence of the euro zone. At this rate, we'll be wa...