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Pakistan moves jailed doctor who helped track bin Laden

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 1:40pm
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani prison authorities have moved the jailed doctor believed to have helped the CIA hunt down Osama bin Laden, his attorney said on Saturday, speculating it could be a prelude to his release.

Macron's talk of 'new' deal with Iran may not, in fact, be new

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 10:54am
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron's talk this week of a "new deal with Iran" may not, in fact, represent anything new nor a deal with Iran.

Syrian army, Islamic State wage fierce battle in south Damascus

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 9:12am
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army and its allies engaged in a fierce battle on Saturday with Islamic State fighters in an enclave south of Damascus held by the jihadist group.

Swedish Academy misconduct crisis deepens as member Stridsberg leaves

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 5:57am
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The Swedish Academy said on Saturday another member would step down, compounding one of the worst crises to hit an institution that picks the winners of the Nobel Literature prize.

China's Xi, India's Modi seek new relationship after summit

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 5:40am
WUHAN, China (Reuters) - The leaders of China and India agreed to open a new chapter in their relationship on Saturday after an informal summit, just months after a dispute over a stretch of their high-altitude Himalayan border rekindled fears of war.