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A concrete cross commemorating servicemen killed in World War One, that is the subject of a religious rights case now before the U.S. Supreme Court, is seen in Bladensburg, Maryland, U.S., February 11, 2019. Picture taken on February 11, 2019. REUTERS/Lawrence Hurley

Explainer: Does Islamic State still pose a threat?

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Islamic State looks about to lose its last foothold on the banks of the Euphrates in Syria, (More…)

Enough! Thousands decry anti-Semitism in France after spike in attacks

By Vincent Kessel and Noemie Olive

STRASBOURG/PARIS, France (Reuters) – Thousands of people rallied across France after a surge of (More…)

French TV cuts Facebook live feed from Jewish cemetery after anti-Semitic abuse

By Luke Baker

PARIS (Reuters) – A French TV channel said on Wednesday it had been forced to cut short (More…)

Teen in Lincoln Memorial protest sues Washington Post for $250 million

By Keith Coffman

(Reuters) – A high school student from Covington, Kentucky, sued the Washington Post for defamation on Tuesday, (More…)

‘Two is enough,’ Egypt tells poor families as population booms

By Lena Masri

SOHAG, Egypt (Reuters) – Nesma Ghanem is hoping for a fourth child even though her doctor says (More…)

Moscow ready to cut time for nuclear strike on U.S. if necessary: Putin

By Andrew Osborn and Katya Golubkova

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow will match any U.S. move to deploy new nuclear missiles (More…)

British supermarkets battle to secure stocks as chaotic Brexit looms

By James Davey and Kate Holton

LONDON (Reuters) – Britons could face shortages of fresh food at their supermarkets, price (More…)

Two hundred families trapped by Islamic State in Syria, U.N. says

GENEVA (Reuters) – Some 200 families are trapped in a shrinking area of Syria controlled by Islamic State, whose forces (More…)

Venezuelan troops to remain on border ahead of aid entry, minister says

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuelan troops will remain stationed along the country’s borders to prevent territorial violations, the defense minister said (More…)