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Feb 26 2016

Syrian president receives phone call from Russia's Putin

It does not cover the Islamic State group, Syria's al-Qaida branch known as the Nusra Front, or any other militia designated as a terrorist group by the U.N. Instead,...

Feb 26 2016

Hung Dáil predicted as voters go to polls

Polls consistently suggest they'll lose their majority position in parliament and will need more allies to remain in office. While, the Fianna Fáil Leader Micheal Marti...

Feb 26 2016

Ukrainian Man, 23, Arrested for Pretending to Be High School Student

Samarin remained in the country and took on a false identity after his visa expired , according to police. Samarin, who claimed to be an 18-year-old senior at Harrisbu...

Feb 26 2016

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to participate in efforts to stem illegal migration in Aegean Sea

Both countries had raised objectings, saying the mission could set a precedent in a dispute over territorial waters . "NATO's task is not to turn back the boats". Bu...

Feb 26 2016

Coast Guard boat overturns in NY inlet; crew swims to safety

The capsized Coast Guard boat eventually drifted to shore and was secured. When the Coast Guard launched a 25-foot Response Boat Small to assist them, it capsized due to ...