World News
  •   
  •   
  •   

News : World

Pope's bodyguard resigns over leak in financial probe

Tuesday  02:25,   15 october 2019
foxnews

The Vatican's security chief who served as Pope Francis' main bodyguard resigned Monday over leaks related to a financial investigation into alleged wrongdoing in the holy city. © Mondadori Portfolio/Archivio Massimo Di Vita/Massimo Di Vita... >>>

U.S. Urges Immediate Cease-Fire in Syria as It Sanctions Turkey

Tuesday  02:10,   15 october 2019
bloomberg

President Donald Trump said he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey in response to the nation’s advance into Syria, days after he cleared the way for the offensive by pulling American forces from the... >>>

ISIS has been waiting for this very moment as Trump-fueled chaos in Syria helps it regroup

Tuesday  01:15,   15 october 2019
msn

Protests in Iraq against the government and a Turkish incursion into northeastern Syria com as ISIS has worked to restructure its leadership."Recent observations by our men and women on the ground highlight that the ISIS population being evacuated... >>>

Trump: Let 'Napoleon Bonaparte' rescue Kurds

Tuesday  00:20,   15 october 2019
msn

Donald Trump suggested Monday that Syria's formerly US-allied Kurds could look to 19th century French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte for protection after the US president ordered the departure of nearly 1,000 US troops from the country. "Anyone who... >>>

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Tuesday  00:20,   15 october 2019
msn

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey began after Trump announced he was moving U.S. troops... >>>

'Nothing-burger': US-China truce leaves big issues for later

Monday  23:45,   14 october 2019
msn

President Donald Trump heralded a breakthrough in U.S.-China trade talks, and markets rallied in relief over a de-escalation in tensions between the world's two biggest economies. But closer inspection suggests there isn't much substance, at >>>

Trump says he will soon authorize order enabling sanctions on Turkey over its incursion into Syria

Monday  23:45,   14 october 2019
washingtonpost

Trump also said tariffs on steel imports from Turkey will be raised 50 percent, and that the U.S. has halted negotiations over a $100 billion trade deal with the country. “The United States will aggressively use economic sanctions to target those... >>>

Trump halting trade negotiations with Turkey, raising its steel tariffs to 50%

Monday  23:30,   14 october 2019
cnbc

President Donald Trump announced Monday that he would "soon" issue an order sanctioning Turkish officials, hiking tariffs on Turkish steel up to 50% and "immediately" halting trade negotiations with the country. © Thomson Reuters Turkey-backed... >>>

The Amelia Earhart Mystery Stays Down in the Deep

Monday  23:15,   14 october 2019
nytimes

For two weeks in August, a multimillion-dollar search from air, land and sea sought to solve the 80-year mystery of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance. Robert Ballard, the ocean explorer famous for locating the wreck of the Titanic, led a team that... >>>

Man speaks from beyond the grave at his own funeral

Monday  22:50,   14 october 2019
news.sky

Mourners who attended the funeral of a man in Ireland were left in shock when they heard his voice from beyond the grave."Let me out, it's f***ing dark in here" cried Shay Bradley from his coffin as it was being lowered into the ground in Kilmanagh, >>>

Dad of 19-Year-Old Killed by Wife of U.S. ‘Spy’ Wants to Talk to Trump ‘Man to Man’

Monday  22:50,   14 october 2019
thedailybeast

The little ribbons on the lapels of Harry Dunn’s parents as they spoke to reporters in New York City Monday morning were Kawasaki green because that’s the color of the motorbike their 19-year-old son was driving when he was killed. Dunn died on Aug. >>>

Turkey says it is acting in self-defense in Syria

Monday  22:41,   14 october 2019
msn

Turkey has justified its ongoing invasion of northeast Syria to the United Nations by saying it's exercising its right to self-defense under the U.N. Charter, according to a letter circulated Monday. Ankara said the military offensive was... >>>

Exclusive: U.S. Cedes Syrian City to Russia in 'Battlefield Handover' as Turkey Tries to Take It

Monday  22:41,   14 october 2019
newsweek

The U.S. "has been assisting the Russian forces to navigate through previously unsafe areas quickly," a senior Pentagon official told Newsweek.The U.S. was scheduled as of Monday to officially withdraw from Manbij within 24-hours, leaving the mostly >>>

Allies believe Trump gave 'green light' to Turkey despite US denials

Monday  22:41,   14 october 2019
washingtonexaminer

President Trump betrayed the Syrian Kurds by allowing Turkey to launch a destabilizing offensive against U.S. partners, according to diplomats and analysts unpersuaded by U.S. claims that he had no choice. © Provided by MediaDC: Washington Newspaper >>>

Pentagon planning to pull all US troops from Syria in coming weeks, officials say

Monday  22:25,   14 october 2019
foxnews

The Pentagon is accelerating plans to get all American troops out of Syria in the coming days and weeks, two U.S. officials tell Fox News. It's not clear right now when all the roughly 1,000 US troops in Syria will be pulling out of the country. A... >>>