Erdogan declares victory in Turkish presidential poll

Erdogan was on course to defeat his nearest rival Muharrem Ince with more than half the vote without needing a second round, initial results showed.

In Texas border towns, illegal immigration is big business

Illegal migration is big business in the border state of Texas, generating jobs for private prison operators, money lenders and storefront lawyers.

Iran-backed Iraqi militias say won't be silent over alleged US strike

The United States has denied involvement in the strike. The Iraqi military said none of its troops tasked with securing the Iraqi-Syrian border had been hit by the air strike.

'1,000 migrants in boats off Libya' as Italy tells rescue ships to stop

The Libyan coastguard said it had rescued 97 migrants on Sunday and 'other operations are underway', but did not give further details.

Trump calls for deporting illegal immigrants with 'no judges or court cases'

Facing a public outcry and pressure even from within his Republican Party, US president Donald Trump reversed his policy of separating migrant children from their parents.

Prince William arrives in Jordan for Middle East tour

The 36-year-old Duke of Cambridge's Royal Air Force plane touched down at the small airport in eastern Amman, where he was given a red-carpet welcome.

Fighting moves closer to centre of Yemen's main port city

Yemen's Houthis deployed additional forces in the main port city of Hodeidah on Sunday as a Saudi-led military coalition moved closer to the city centre.

EU leaders discuss migration in Brussels

A group of European Union leaders gathered in Brussels on Sunday to discuss a common approach to asylum and migration.


Eight months on, #MeToo conquering the US

Feminists hope the #MeToo spirit will soon allow adoption of an amendment to the US Constitution that would enshrine equal rights for men and women.


'I have a right to pardon myself': Trump

Trump’s lawyer said that the US president "probably" had the power to pardon himself, but doing so would have "tough" political ramifications.

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