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Clouds of tear gas surround youths as they face off with French police during a demonstration against police brutality after a young black man, 22-year-old youth worker named Theo, was severely injured during his arrest earlier this month, in Paris, France, February 23, 2017. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

French police clash with youths at protest rally, arrest eight

PARIS (Reuters) – Hundreds of French high-school students staged an unauthorized anti-police rally on Thursday, blocking the entrances to a (More...)

Trudeau defends move to give U.S. agents more powers in Canada

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday defended plans to give more powers to U.S. border agents (More…)

Iraqi forces storm Mosul airport, military base

By Isabel Coles and Stephen Kalin

SOUTH OF MOSUL (Reuters) – U.S.-backed Iraqi security forces captured Mosul airport on Thursday, (More…)

China military says aware of U.S. carrier in South China Sea

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s defense ministry said on Thursday it was aware of the presence of a U.S. aircraft carrier (More…)

Malaysia requests Interpol alert on four North Koreans over airport murder

By Rozanna Latiff

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia has requested Interpol to put an alert out to apprehend four North (More…)

French police clash with youths at protest rally, arrest eight

PARIS (Reuters) – Hundreds of French high-school students staged an unauthorized anti-police rally on Thursday, blocking the entrances to a (More…)

Syrian negotiators arrive for Geneva peace talks

By Tom Miles

GENEVA (Reuters) – Syrian negotiators arrived separately to meet U.N. mediator Staffan de Mistura in Geneva on (More…)

Ukrainian right-wing groups stage anti-government rally in Kiev

KIEV (Reuters) – A few thousand Ukrainians rallied on Wednesday to demand a change of political leadership in a demonstration (More…)

Netanyahu blasts U.N. ‘hypocrisy’, Australian PM opposes ‘one-sided resolutions’

By Colin Packham

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull offered a staunch defense of Israel on Wednesday, criticizing (More…)

Exclusive: China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles – U.S. officials

By Idrees Ali

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – China, in an early test of U.S. President Donald Trump, has nearly finished building (More…)

Syrian army takes district near Aleppo: monitor, media unit

BEIRUT (Reuters) – The Syrian army and its allies took a small district on the outskirts of Aleppo from rebels (More…)