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An aerial view of the Pentagon in Washington August 31, 2010. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Cholera kills four in Kenyan capital since May, government shuts hotels

By George Obulutsa

NAIROBI (Reuters) – A cholera outbreak in the Kenyan capital has killed four people since May and (More…)

U.S. ends controversial laptop ban on Middle East carriers

By Alexander Cornwell

DUBAI (Reuters) – The United States has ended a four month ban on passengers carrying laptops onboard (More…)

Parents of kidnapped U.S. journalist Tice renew plea for release

BEIRUT (Reuters) – The parents of a U.S. journalist kidnapped in Syria nearly five years ago issued a new plea (More…)

Opposition seeks to paralyze Venezuela in anti-Maduro strike

By Andrew Cawthorne and Diego Oré

CARACAS (Reuters) – Foes of Venezuela’s unpopular President Nicolas Maduro are calling for a (More…)

Trump ends CIA arms support for anti-Assad Syria rebels: U.S. officials

By John Walcott

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration has decided to halt the CIA’s covert program to equip and (More…)

After Mosul, Islamic State digs in for guerrilla warfare

By Michael Georgy

MOSUL (Reuters) – Islamic State militants began reinventing themselves months before U.S.-backed Iraqi forces ended their three-year (More…)

Turkey’s publication of U.S. troop locations poses risk, Pentagon says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The publication by Turkey’s state-run news agency of the locations of what appeared to be U.S. military (More…)

Israel faces mounting Palestinian anger over holy site metal detectors

By Jeffrey Heller

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is weighing whether to remove metal detectors at a Jerusalem (More…)

Russia, U.S. duel at U.N. over whether North Korea fired long-range missile

By Michelle Nichols

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States and Russia are waging rival campaigns at the United Nations (More…)

U.N. says world needs to know about Yemen, journalists need access

By Michelle Nichols

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United Nations on Wednesday demanded media access to report on the “man-made (More…)