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American Airlines follows Southwest in pulling 737 MAX until early March

2019.11.09 07:25 GMT

American Airlines Group Inc (AAL.O) said on Friday it is extending cancellations of Boeing Co (BA.N) 737 MAX flights through March 4, 2020, mirroring an earlier announcement by Southwest Airlines (LUV.N), Reuters reported.

NATO chief says Turkey 'key to keeping Europe safe'

2019.11.07 17:18 GMT

NATO’s Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday that Turkey is "key to keeping Europe safe," APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

Erdogan, Trump to meet in Washington on Nov. 13

2019.11.07 05:04 GMT

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump held a phone call Wednesday, reaffirming their meeting in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 13, Anadolu Agency reported.

Austrian Airlines plans to cut 500 jobs to reduce costs

2019.11.04 17:43 GMT

Austrian Airlines, owned by Germany’s Lufthansa (LHAG.DE), plans to lay off around 500 staff as part of efforts to reduce annual costs by about 100 million euros ($112 million), a person familiar with the plan said on Monday, reports Trend referring to Reuters.

U.S. sanctions nine people, one entity tied to Iran

2019.11.04 17:12 GMT

The United States imposed sanctions on nine people with ties to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, including his chief of staff, one of his sons and the head of Iran’s judiciary, the U.S. Treasury Department said on Monday, APA reports quoting Reuters.

17 killed in clashes between police, criminals in Brazil

2019.10.30 18:07 GMT

At least 17 people, alleged drug traffickers, were killed early Wednesday morning during a confrontation between criminals and police officers in Manaus, capital of the northern Brazilian state of Amazonas, local authorities said, reports Trend referring to Xinhuanet.com.

British MPs reject early election plan again

2019.10.28 19:31 GMT

The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has been demanding a general election for almost two months after growing frustrated with the deadlock in Parliament over Brexit, APA reports citing BBC.

Mark Esper: "US forces to remain in Syria"

2019.10.28 18:27 GMT

US forces in Syria will continue to counter against ISIS operations with its partners and further maintain its existing mission to protect oil fields there from the terror group, Secretary of Defence Mark Esper said during a press conference, APA reports.

Fast-moving LA fire prompts evacuation, state of emergency declared in California

2019.10.28 17:13 GMT

A fire broke out in Los Angeles earlier in the morning, threatening thousands of homes, the Los Angeles Times reported. As the raging fires across Los Angeles and Sonoma Counties continue to threaten people and cause severe damage to buildings in the area, the US state of California announced on 25 October a state of emergency, Trend reports citing Sputnik.

Norwegian billionaire invests millions in disproving Darwinism

2019.10.24 19:18 GMT

Investor and shipowner Einar Rasmussen, one of Norway's richest men, doesn't believe that humans descended from monkeys and wants Norwegian schoolchildren to share his views, APA reports citing Sputnik.

Thirty-nine bodies found in truck near London, driver arrested

2019.10.23 19:19 GMT

British police found the bodies of 39 people inside a truck at an industrial estate near London on Wednesday and said they had arrested the driver on suspicion of murder, Trend citing Reuters.

Trump lifts Turkey sanctions placed over Syria op

2019.10.23 16:40 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump ordered sanctions on two Turkish ministries and three Turkish ministers be lifted Wednesday following what he said was Turkey's vow to halt fighting in northeast Syria, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

Trump considers keeping a few hundred troops in eastern Syria

2019.10.21 19:55 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump is considering keeping a small contingent of U.S. troops in eastern Syria to combat the Islamic State (IS) and secure the oil fields in the region, Trend reports citing Xinhua.

30 killed in bus accident in western DR Congo

2019.10.21 09:19 GMT

At least 30 people were killed and several others injured in a bus accident in the Democratic Republic of Congo, officials said.

One dead, 11 injured after plane overshoots Alaska runway

2019.10.19 20:34 GMT

A plane carrying 42 people, including a high school swim team, overshot an airport runway in Alaska Thursday during its landing, killing one passenger, critically injuring another and injuring 10 more, APA reports citing Sputnik.

Ukraine's Prosecutor General Ryaboshapka appoints another deputy

2019.10.18 18:51 GMT

The Prosecutor General of Ukraine Ruslan Ryaboshapka appointed the Prosecutor of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea Gyunduz Mammadov to the post of Deputy Prosecutor General of Ukraine.

US and Turkey have agreed to a ceasefire in Syria

2019.10.17 18:02 GMT

Turkey and the U.S. agreed on pausing of Turkey's anti-terror operation in northern Syria on Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

NASA publishes photo of spiral galaxy that looks like giant frisbee

2019.10.16 20:26 GMT

The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, which orbits the Earth, captures images of distant galaxies of all shapes and sizes in the universe, APA reports quoting sputniknews.

14 policemen killed in attack in Michoacan, Mexico

2019.10.14 16:53 GMT

Mexico’s Secretariat of Security and Civilian Protection has said in a statement that 14 police officers were killed in an attack in Aguililla, Michoacan, adding that it is devoting all its resources to find the perpetrators of the attack, APA reports citing Sputnik.

Ethiopian Prime Minister wins Nobel Peace Prize for ending 20-year war with Eritrea

2019.10.11 16:23 GMT

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has won the Nobel Peace Prize for ending a 20-year-long conflict with neighboring Eritrea, according to ABC news.

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