Citing staffing cutbacks ordered by the Kremlin, the embassy said that documents would be issued only in Moscow, and that processing would take six months. 73 more words
North Korea’s foreign minister rarely speaks with his counterparts in Asia, but he did so on Monday amid concerns over the country’s weapons programs.
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An incursion by armed assailants was the third coordinated attack to take place in the Afghan capital over the last few weeks.
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President Vladimir V. Putin announced that 755 American diplomats would be expelled from Russia by Sept. 1 in response to the new law passed in Congress last week expanding sanctions against Russia. 73 more words
It was the government’s first retaliatory steps against proposed new American sanctions against Russia.
Published: July 28, 2017 at 05:30AM
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Jordan barred an Israeli Embassy security officer from leaving the country as Palestinians continued to protest Israeli security measures at the mosque.
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