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A Turkish soldier stands guard in front of the Aliaga Prison and Courthouse complex in Izmir, Turkey July 18, 2018. REUTERS/Kemal Aslan

White House rejects Putin proposal to interview U.S. citizens

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump has rejected a proposal by Russian President Vladimir Putin that Russian investigators be (More…)

Pro-Assad villages evacuated in deal with Syrian insurgents

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Two pro-government villages in northwestern Syria were evacuated on Thursday, state television said, in an agreement between (More…)

Turkish court keeps U.S. pastor in jail; Trump calls on Erdogan to act

By Ezgi Erkoyun

ALIAGA, Turkey (Reuters) – A Turkish court decided on Wednesday to keep an American pastor in jail, (More…)

Putin accuses U.S. forces of trying to ruin Trump summit outcome

By Andrew Osborn and Olesya Astakhova

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused forces in the United (More…)

Britain has identified Russians suspected of Skripal nerve attack: news agency

By Guy Faulconbridge

LONDON (Reuters) – British police have identified several Russians who they believe were behind the nerve agent (More…)

Nigerian police say eight Boko Haram suspects confess to Chibok abduction

By Ola Lanre and Ahmed Kingimi

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) – Eight suspected members of Islamist militant group Boko Haram have (More…)

Trump expects ‘big results,’ including North Korea, after Putin summit

(Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his meeting with Vladimir Putin would lead to “big results,” in a (More…)

U.S. crude oil output hits 11 million barrels per day for first time ever

By David Gaffen

(Reuters) – U.S. crude oil production last week hit 11 million barrels per day (bpd) for the (More…)

U.S. grand jury indicts woman on charges of being Russian agent

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. grand jury returned an indictment against a Russian woman on Tuesday, and added a charge (More…)