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Analysis: India, Pakistan de-escalate but triggers remain

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Nuclear-armed neighbors India and Pakistan have pulled back from the brink of an all-out military confrontation over the contested Kashmir region. But Indian Prime M...

The Latest: Nigeria opposition leader rejects poll results

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The Latest on Nigeria's election results (all times local): 10:35 a.m. Nigeria's top opposition candidate is rejecting the results of what he ...

Taiwan Foreign Ministry rep. meets US officials, announces aid to Iraq and Syria

TAIWAN (Taipei News) – On Monday, July 9 Taiwan’s representative to the United States, Stanley Kao, announced that Taiwan would contribute US$1 million to help the United States in the glo...

Trump advisers urge against hasty US retreat from Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — With a decision seemingly imminent about whether to bring home U.S. troops from Syria, President Donald Trump's national security team is advising against a hasty withdrawal even as ...

A bold Afghan peace offer, but are the Taliban interested?

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani has put a peace offer on the table, and analysts say the ball is now in the Taliban's court. But so far the militants are showing no sign of being...

Observers in the spotlight ahead of Kenya's election re-run

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The re-run of Kenya's presidential election after the Supreme Court invalidated the Aug. 8 vote for irregularities has exposed high-profile observer missions sent by The Carter Cen...