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Trump Reimposes Iranian Economic Sanctions

Trump Reimposes Iranian Economic Sanctions

The United States has reimposed economic sanctions on Iran that were originally put in place to pressure the country to limit its nuclear program and later lifted under a 2015 international agreement. President Donald Trump has been a frequent critic of that deal and withdrew the United States…

US Navy’s Top Admiral Cites Increased Threat in Ocean Nearest Washington

US Navy’s Top Admiral Cites Increased Threat in Ocean Nearest Washington

PENTAGON — Chinese military vessels are now operating in the Northern Atlantic, and Russian submarines are prowling those same waters at a pace not seen since the end of the Cold War, the Navy’s top admiral told VOA in an exclusive interview. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson…

At Least 82 Killed as Deadly Earthquake Rocks Indonesia’s Lombok Island

At Least 82 Killed as Deadly Earthquake Rocks Indonesia’s Lombok Island

At least 82 people have been killed when a powerful earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok Sunday, triggering a brief tsunami warning and sending residents and tourists fleeing into the streets. The death toll was expected to rise, with hundreds of people injured and thousands of houses…

Report: Russia Set Up Clandestine Network For N. Korea Oil Shipments

Report: Russia Set Up Clandestine Network For N. Korea Oil Shipments

SEOUL — Russia engaged in more extensive oil exports to North Korea than had been previously reported, by setting…

Deady Earthquake Rocks Indonesia Lombok Island

Deady Earthquake Rocks Indonesia Lombok Island

A powerful earthquake has rocked Indonesia’s Lombok island, killing at least 19 people, a week after another deadly…

China Threatens New Tariffs as Pompeo Meets with China’s FM

China Threatens New Tariffs as Pompeo Meets with China’s FM

SINGAPORE — China warned Friday it would impose new tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods if the…

Report: US Spy Agencies Say North Korea Building New Missiles

Report: US Spy Agencies Say North Korea Building New Missiles

U.S. spy agencies are reported to be seeing indications that North Korea is constructing new missiles. According to…

Meet Trump’s Envoy-at-Large: Benjamin Netanyahu

Meet Trump’s Envoy-at-Large: Benjamin Netanyahu

LONDON — A couple of years ago Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was shunned by the White House. President…

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