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SunExpress resumes flights from London to Antalya, Gaziantep

SunExpress, a joint venture of Turkey’s national flag carrier Turkish Airlines (THY) and German carrier Lufthansa, announced Tuesday the resumption of direct flights from London to several Turkish cities, including the southern coastal city...

Russia detains aide to space agency chief on treason charges

An aide to the head of Russia's space agency Roscosmos, who was detained on state treason charges, had been passing state secrets to a NATO country, the RIA news agency cited Russia's security service...

Trump paid proxy to take college entrance exam for him, niece’s book says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump paid a proxy to take a standardized college entrance exam for him when he was a high school student, his niece writes in a tell-all book scheduled to...

Dollar edges higher as virus worries sap risk appetite

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar inched higher against a basket of currencies on Tuesday, holding above the near two-week low hit in the previous session, as investors turned uneasy over new coronavirus...

Britain says it can restart Saudi Arabia arms export licences

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain can once again issue new licences to export arms to Saudi Arabia after complying with a court order, its trade minister said on Tuesday, a move campaigners condemned as “morally...

Late marriages, late births: Turkish population below replacement level

Once boasting of having a young population, Turkey could find itself in the elders club in a not very distant future with quickly shrinking birth rates, statistics show. The Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) released an...

U.S. Navy carriers conduct South China Sea drills as Chinese ships watch

TOKYO (Reuters) - Two U.S. Navy aircraft carriers are conducting exercises in the contested South China Sea within sight of Chinese naval vessels spotted near the flotilla, the commander of one of the carriers,...

Britain imposes sanctions on Russians, including top investigator, Saudis over rights

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain imposed sanctions on 25 Russians and 20 Saudis on Monday as part of post-Brexit measures foreign minister Dominic Raab said were aimed at stopping the laundering of “blood money”. After leaving...

China rebukes UK for its “gross interference” over Hong Kong

LONDON (Reuters) - China’s ambassador to London accused Britain on Monday of gross interference and making irresponsible remarks over Beijing’s imposition of new security legislation in Hong Kong that he said could damage future...

Algeria wants France to apologize for colonial past

Algeria is waiting for an apology for France's colonial occupation of the North African country, the president said, expressing hope that Emmanuel Macron would build on recent conciliatory overtures. A global reexamination of the legacy...