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World Sep 29Kuwait Emir Sheikh Al Sabah dies at age 91
His 2006 ascension in Kuwait, a staunch U.S. ally since the American-led war that expelled occupying Iraqi troops, came after parliament voted unanimously to oust his predecessor.
World Oct 27Islamic State leader leaves a legacy of terror
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi sought to establish a new Islamic "caliphate" across Syria and Iraq, but he might be remembered more as the ruthlessly calculating militant leader of the Islamic State group who brought terror to the heart of Europe and…
Politics Jun 13On Twitter, Trump declares that the North Korea nuclear threat is over
President Donald Trump declared on Twitter that there was "no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea," a bold and questionable claim following his summit that produced few guarantees on how and when Pyongyang would disarm.
World Jun 23Turkey rejects demands from Gulf Arab states in Qatar dispute
The demand that Turkey pull out its forces was one of a steep list of ultimatums from Saudi Arabia and others Qatari neighbors.
World Jan 27How is Trump’s immigration crackdown seen in Muslim-majority nations?
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Many citizens of Muslim-majority countries affected by President Donald Trump’s curbs on travel to the United States say they were hardly surprised the restrictions rank among his first orders of business. The new commander-in-chief had,…
World Sep 12Lawsuits from Sept. 11 families could strain U.S. relations, Gulf nations say
The U.S. House of Representatives approved the legislation last Friday, following earlier passage by the Senate. The White House has signaled President Barack Obama would veto the proposed law over concerns that it could open the U.S. up to similar…