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Gorran says Barzani should resign after Kurdish vote

Gorran says Barzani should resign after Kurdish vote

TEHRAN, October 23 -A Kurdish opposition group that opposed the recent referendum on secession from Iraq on account of poor timing, has called for the Kurdistan Regional Government leader to resign.
Niger is Donald Trump’s Benghazi: Congresswoman Wilson

Niger is Donald Trump’s Benghazi: Congresswoman Wilson

TEHRAN, October 23 -US President Donald Trump is responsible for the recent US military casualties in the African country of Niger, says Representative Frederica Wilson, calling it the commander-in-chief’s “Benghazi.”
Iraq’s Abadi visits Jordan at end of regional tour

Iraq’s Abadi visits Jordan at end of regional tour

TEHRAN, October 23 -Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has paid a visit to Jordan at the end of a regional tour that included Saudi Arabia.
Thousands take to streets in Malta to demand justice for slain anti-corruption journalist

Thousands take to streets in Malta to demand justice for slain anti-corruption journalist

TEHRAN, October 23 -Thousands of people poured into the streets of the Maltese capital, Valletta, on Sunday to voice their indignation over the death of a prominent investigative journalist, known for exposing state corruption, who was killed by a car bomb last week.
Prosecution of terrorism cases in Germany jumped fourfold this year – report

Prosecution of terrorism cases in Germany jumped fourfold this year – report

TEHRAN, October 23 - German federal prosecutors are overstretched with more than 900 terrorism cases – a fourfold increase from 2016, according the federal prosecutor’s office.
Africa eyes senior Trump envoy visit for U.S. policy hints

Africa eyes senior Trump envoy visit for U.S. policy hints

TEHRAN, October 23 -U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley arrived in Ethiopia on Monday, among the first visits to Africa by a senior member of President Donald Trump’s administration that diplomats hope will shed light on his plans to engage with the continent.
Spain urges Catalonia secessionists to obey Madrid

Spain urges Catalonia secessionists to obey Madrid

TEHRAN, October 23 -The Spanish government has urged Catalans to accept Madrid’s decision to dismiss their secessionist leadership and to take control of the restive region, as the nation’s biggest political crisis in decades enters a decisive week.
Japan's Abe to push pacifist constitution reform after strong election win

Japan's Abe to push pacifist constitution reform after strong election win

TEHRAN, October 23 -Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, buoyed by a huge election win for lawmakers who favor revising Japan’s post-war, pacifist constitution, is likely to push towards his long-held goal but will need to convince a divided public to succeed.
U.S. Midwest oil refiners boost output, cut region's dependence on Gulf Coast

U.S. Midwest oil refiners boost output, cut region's dependence on Gulf Coast

TEHRAN, October 23 -U.S. refineries from Ohio to Minnesota are capitalizing on access to cheap crude from Western Canada and North Dakota oilfields, helping their region break a historic dependence on fuel from the Gulf Coast while redrawing oil trade maps.
Cisco nears deal to acquire BroadSoft

Cisco nears deal to acquire BroadSoft

TEHRAN, October 23 -Cisco Systems Inc (CSCO.O), the world’s largest networking gear manufacturer, is nearing a deal to buy U.S. telecommunications software firm BroadSoft Inc (BSFT.O) for close to $2 billion, a person familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
Gorran says Barzani should resign after Kurdish vote

Gorran says Barzani should resign after Kurdish vote

TEHRAN, October 23 -A Kurdish opposition group that opposed the recent referendum on secession from Iraq on account of poor timing, has called for the Kurdistan Regional Government leader to resign.
Niger is Donald Trump’s Benghazi: Congresswoman Wilson

Niger is Donald Trump’s Benghazi: Congresswoman Wilson

TEHRAN, October 23 -US President Donald Trump is responsible for the recent US military casualties in the African country of Niger, says Representative Frederica Wilson, calling it the commander-in-chief’s “Benghazi.”
Iraq’s Abadi visits Jordan at end of regional tour

Iraq’s Abadi visits Jordan at end of regional tour

TEHRAN, October 23 -Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has paid a visit to Jordan at the end of a regional tour that included Saudi Arabia.
Thousands take to streets in Malta to demand justice for slain anti-corruption journalist

Thousands take to streets in Malta to demand justice for slain anti-corruption journalist

TEHRAN, October 23 -Thousands of people poured into the streets of the Maltese capital, Valletta, on Sunday to voice their indignation over the death of a prominent investigative journalist, known for exposing state corruption, who was killed by a car bomb last week.
Prosecution of terrorism cases in Germany jumped fourfold this year – report

Prosecution of terrorism cases in Germany jumped fourfold this year – report

TEHRAN, October 23 - German federal prosecutors are overstretched with more than 900 terrorism cases – a fourfold increase from 2016, according the federal prosecutor’s office.
Africa eyes senior Trump envoy visit for U.S. policy hints

Africa eyes senior Trump envoy visit for U.S. policy hints

TEHRAN, October 23 -U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley arrived in Ethiopia on Monday, among the first visits to Africa by a senior member of President Donald Trump’s administration that diplomats hope will shed light on his plans to engage with the continent.
Spain urges Catalonia secessionists to obey Madrid

Spain urges Catalonia secessionists to obey Madrid

TEHRAN, October 23 -The Spanish government has urged Catalans to accept Madrid’s decision to dismiss their secessionist leadership and to take control of the restive region, as the nation’s biggest political crisis in decades enters a decisive week.
Japan's Abe to push pacifist constitution reform after strong election win

Japan's Abe to push pacifist constitution reform after strong election win

TEHRAN, October 23 -Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, buoyed by a huge election win for lawmakers who favor revising Japan’s post-war, pacifist constitution, is likely to push towards his long-held goal but will need to convince a divided public to succeed.
U.S. Midwest oil refiners boost output, cut region's dependence on Gulf Coast

U.S. Midwest oil refiners boost output, cut region's dependence on Gulf Coast

TEHRAN, October 23 -U.S. refineries from Ohio to Minnesota are capitalizing on access to cheap crude from Western Canada and North Dakota oilfields, helping their region break a historic dependence on fuel from the Gulf Coast while redrawing oil trade maps.
Cisco nears deal to acquire BroadSoft

Cisco nears deal to acquire BroadSoft

TEHRAN, October 23 -Cisco Systems Inc (CSCO.O), the world’s largest networking gear manufacturer, is nearing a deal to buy U.S. telecommunications software firm BroadSoft Inc (BSFT.O) for close to $2 billion, a person familiar with the matter said on Sunday.