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Bolton To Meet Russian Official In Geneva Next Week

The Kremlin says preparations are under way for a meeting next week between a Russian official and White House national-security ...

Mattis: US Needs Space Force to Counter Russia, China

RIO DE JANEIRO - A U.S. Space Force is necessary to protect American satellites from being targeted by attack weapons ...

Congo Deploys Experimental Ebola Treatment as Cases Rise

GOMA, DRC / GENEVA - The Democratic Republic of the Congo has started using the experimental mAb114 Ebola treatment to ...

US Raises Suspicions About Russia's New Space Weapons

GENEVA - The United States voiced deep suspicion on Tuesday over Russia's pursuit of new space weapons, including a mobile ...

Iran's New UN Envoy Starts Mission in Geneva

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran's new permanent representative to the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG), Esmaeil Baghaei Hamaneh, officially started ...

Swiss cut financial contributions to UN agencies

The Swiss government has decided to reduce by CH30 million ($30.2 million) its financial contribution to United Nations agencies over ...

ETH Zurich again makes top 20 universities worldwide

external link is in 19th place, unchanged from the two previous surveys, while the universities of Zurich and Geneva are ...

'My parents loved me as if I were their own child'

external link was born in 1980 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. When she was three weeks old, she was adopted by ...

Former Barcelona, Arsenal midfielder Alex Song signs two-year deal with Sion

the club announced on Tuesday. Song, 30, joined Sion after parts of two seasons with Rubin Kazan, having left the ...

Swiss ban some Mercedes, Porsche models over emissions

The move will affect vehicles imported from Aug. 17. Vehicles already registered in Switzerland may continue to operate, but must ...

Swiss Stocks Move Notably Lower Amid Global Sell-Off

Swiss stocks saw considerable weakness during trading on Wednesday amid a global sell-off amid renewed concerns about Turkey.The Swiss Market ...

Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on Aug 15

ZURICH, Aug 15 (Reuters) - The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.2 percent higher at 9,026 points on Wednesday, ...

Former Gunner Song joins Swiss side

Former Arsenal, Barcelona and West Ham United midfielder Alex Song has joined Swiss side Sion on a free transfer. The ...

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U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

Trump slams witch hunt and those investigating it

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a fiery day on Twitter, the U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at his regular targets ...

Dozens killed in second bus tragedy in three days in Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador - In what became the second highway tragedy in less than three days in Ecuador, a bus rammed ...

Manafort’s lawyers rest case without calling witnesses

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Closing nearly two weeks of a dramatic criminal trial on Tuesday morning, without presenting any evidence of ...

Swedish PM fumes after Masked youths torch 80 cars overnight

GOTEBORG, Sweden - In a bizarre night of vandalism, masked youngsters in different parts of Sweden torched dozens of cars, ...

Roadside bomb targets Saudi-backed local Yemeni governor

ADEN, Yemen - A targeting roadside bomb exploded in Yemen's southern city of Aden, targeting the convoy of a local ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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