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Nearly 312,000 Syrians return home after Turkish operations

Turkey has spent more than $32 billion from its own resources to aid and shelter refugees since the beginning of the Syrian civil war. The civil war in Syria has killed more than 360,000 people...

Nine dead as India troops suffer new losses in held Kashmir battle

Four Indian soldiers, three rebels, and a civilian killed in Pulwama district of India-administered Kashmir, days after a suspected Kashmiri suicide bomber killed at least 44 Indian soldiers. Residents said Indian troops destroyed five civilian...

Labour urges government to back customs union Brexit plan ahead of Brussels visit

LONDON (Reuters) - British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will on Tuesday urge the government to adopt his party’s Brexit plan for a permanent customs union with the European Union, ahead of a visit...

Scotland to step up efforts to keep EU citizens after Brexit, Sturgeon says

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scotland will step up efforts to persuade EU citizens to stay after Brexit, its First Minister will tell French lawmakers on Tuesday, amid concerns about potential workforce shortages in the largest...

MBS Saudi crown prince orders 2,107 Pakistani prisoners ‘released’

Saudi Arabia to free workers locked up in jails after a request by Prime Minister Imran Khan, information minister says. More than 2,000 Pakistani workers languishing in Saudi jails will be released, Pakistan's information minister...

Silk Road city Xi’an sees soaring foreign trade

Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, gained a 29.58 percent year-on-year increase in import and export volume in 2018, the city government announced in its work report. Xi'an's total foreign trade valued at 330.4...

Venezuelan FM meets U.S. representative to address bilateral relationship

Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza met with U.S. Special Representative for Venezuela Elliott Abrams over the weekend to address the two countries' relationship. "We have held two meetings of which I cannot give details because...

New Brexit Party membership exceeds 100,000: media

LONDON, Feb. 18 (Xinhua) -- More than 100,000 members have joined the newly-registered Brexit Party backed by Nigel Farage, a leading Brexiteer who co-founded the pro-Brexit United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP), British media reported. The...

UAE signs 1.3 bln USD military deals in defense fairs

ABU DHABI, Feb. 17 (Xinhua) -- The United Arab Emirates on Sunday signed deals worth 4.9 billion dirhams (1.35 billion U.S. dollars) during the first day of the global defense exhibitions held in the...

Saudi crown prince agrees to invest $20 Billion in Pakistan

(Pakistan - Islamabad)  :- Saudi Arabia has signed agreements with Pakistan worth $20 billion, Saudi-owned Arabiya TV quoted Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as saying on Sunday. Seven agreements and Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs)...