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Ukraine ready for European Union visa liberalization

Georgia has welcomed the decision by the European Commission to propose visa-free travel for Georgia and Ukraine in early 2016. Visa liberalization rep...


Netanyahu rejects warning against one-state solution

And, police said a Palestinian stabbed an Israeli officer before he was killed, the latest incident in more than two months of Palestinian attacks. Kerry also...


Iran ready to ship 9 tonnes of enriched uranium to Russia

Iran's president, Hassan Rouhani, said Wednesday that Iran will carry out its remaining obligations in the next two weeks to pave the way for the lifting of san...


United Nations human rights body opens session on Burundi violence

After a U.S.-led diplomatic push, the 47-member Human Rights Council - which counts Burundi among members - approved the text that calls for the United Nations ...


China reiterates objection to United States arms sale to Taiwan

That was followed by a formal diplomatic protest late Wednesday, although at a lower level than in previous such instances. Such sanctions have been threatene...


Israel successfully tests anti-missile system

While Israel's MoD declined to state which targets were employed in the tests, it noted that the system's highly maneuverable, hit-to-kill Stunner interceptor w...