A protester holds a Venezuelan flag during 2014 anti-Maduro demonstrations in Caracas.

Violent clashes between police and demonstrators left at least three people dead after millions of Venezuelans took to streets to join a nationwide strike against President Nicolás Maduro’s bid to rewrite the country’s constitution.

The refugee deaths along the Libya-Italy route across the Mediterranean Sea has seen a dramatic surge recently.

The heart-rending incident reported from Libya’s western city of Zawiya follows within days after the European Union approved a controversial plan to tide the flow of migrants from the African nation.

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A police helicopter unleashed a volley of gunshots and a grenade assault on Venezuela’s Supreme Court building on Tuesday, prompting President Nicolás Maduro to place the defense forces on alert.

South Korea's President Moon Jae-In advocates the strategy of simultaneous dialogue and sanctions on N. Korea.

South Korea has proposed to hold rare military talks with North Korea on Friday as it seeks to ease tensions escalated by Pyongyang’s test launch of intercontinental ballistic missile earlier this month. 

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A massive fire broke out at the Grenfell Tower in central London killing six people and injuring more than 50 others, as the firefighters battled hard to control the flames enveloping the 24-storey housing block.

Saudi Arabia and three Gulf allies have called on Qatar to shut down the Al Jazeera news network.

Four Arab countries, which handed Qatar a list of 13 demands to end an ongoing diplomatic boycott, extended the deadline for Doha by two more days, warning of more sanctions if the isolated nation fails to comply.

Donald Trump Jr. recently admitted that he met a Kremlin-linked lawyer during election campaign.

U.S. President Donald Trump’s son, son-in-law and ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort will appear before the Senate judiciary committee next week to testify over the alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election.