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Asian markets track Wall Street rout as confusion and uncertainty reign

Asian markets fell Wednesday following a rout on Wall Street, as investors were bombarded by a “perfect storm” of problems that erased the positivity seen at the start of the week.

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World’s Nuclear Arsenal Declines, But Modernization Continues

World powers slightly reduced their stockpiles of nuclear warheads to 14,465 at the start of 2018, driven by cuts by United States and Russia, although modernization programs are continuing, a new report shows.

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Iran reacts to the new wave of western accusations over the situation in Yemen

Three years after the start of Saudi Arabia’s invasion to Yemen, situation in the war-torn Arab country is still far from becoming stable. Meanwhile, the Saudis and their allies are continuing to blame Iran for the disaster they’ve made in Yemen

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Downing of the Israeli F-16 could change the equations in Syrian conflict

Since the start of the Syrian crisis six years ago, the Israeli regime has been known for tacitly supporting the terrorists in their fight against the Syrian government. However, as the crisis is coming to an end, it seems that Tel-Aviv has shifted its policy toward a more open confrontation with Damascus. 

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Will Turkey’s military operation in Syria lead to a confrontation with the US?

One week after the start of Turkish military operation in northern Syria, the move is still creating potentials for new conflicts among various parties involved in the war-torn country. Ankara’s warning to Washington to stay away from Manbij could be seen in the same vein. 

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Mercedes-Benz Company to Launch Car Manufacturing in Iran – Reports

The Iranian car manufacturing company Iran Khodro and the German Daimler concern signed an agreement on the start of production of Mercedes-Benz cars in Iran from the Islamic new year (late March), the ISNA news agency reported on Friday.

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Special counsel now has thousands of Trump transition emails

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian contacts with President Donald Trump’s campaign has gained access to thousands of emails sent and received by Trump officials before the start of his administration, the Associated Press reported, speaking to several people familiar with Trump’s transition organization.

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Astana to hold new round of Syria talks as Russia starts to withdraw its troops

As the new round of UN-mediated talks between the Syrian government and the opposition is still ongoing in Geneva, Kazakh capital of Astana will soon host the fresh round of another diplomatic initiative regarding Syria. This comes as Russia has declared the start of withdrawal of its troops from Syria.

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Astana to host new round of Syria talks as Russia starts to withdraw its troops

As the new round of UN-mediated talks between the Syrian government and the opposition is still ongoing in Geneva, Kazakh capital of Astana will soon host the fresh round of another diplomatic initiative regarding Syria. This comes as Russia has declared the start of withdrawal of its troops from Syria.

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Two women plead not guilty to killing North Korean leader’s half-brother

Two women accused of assassinating the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un with a banned nerve agent pleaded not guilty at the start of a high-profile murder trial in a Malaysian court on Monday.

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Risk of a clash escalates between the Syrian army and US-backed forces in Dayr al-Zawr

More than six years after the start of the civil war in Syria, eastern parts of the country have become a new zone for the concentration of anti-ISIS military operations. Meanwhile, it seems that the US-backed militants are trying to limit the advances of the Syrian army in the east.

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Brexit negotiations begin – European Parliament reactions

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani and Brexit co-ordinator Guy Verhofstadt both stressed once more the need to protect citizens in reaction to the start of negotiations on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. Any withdrawal agreement concluded would require the approval of the European Parliament to take effect.

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Humanitarian concerns mount as the US-backed forces advance to ISIS capital

Less than a week after the start of US-backed forces against ISIS terrorists in Raqqa, recent reports suggest that they have mange to push the terrorists back is some areas. However, claims about the US-led coalition using white phosphorus munitions in the city have sparked controversies.

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Pentagon “Forgets” About 6,000 Airstrikes in Syria, Iraq

The US Defense Department airstrikes summary since the beginning of the start of the air campaign against Daesh in Syria and Iraq has left nearly 6,000 airstrikes unreported, The Military Times newspaper investigation showed.

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