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Greens poised to make gains as Swiss elect parliament

Greens poised to make gains as Swiss elect parliament

TEHRAN, oct 20_Swiss voters’ concerns about climate change look set to give the environmentalist Greens strong gains in a parliamentary election on Sunday that could dilute the center-right’s grip on power.
Head of Lebanese pro-US party orders ministers to resign from cabinet

Head of Lebanese pro-US party orders ministers to resign from cabinet

TEHRAN, oct 20_A Lebanese political party with links to the United States and Saudi Arabia has ordered its ministers to resign from the government of Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri amid growing protests on the streets against corruption.
US troops leaving Syria will move to Iraq: Pentagon

US troops leaving Syria will move to Iraq: Pentagon

TEHRAN, oct 20_US Defense Secretary Mark Esper says all of the American troops pulling out of northeastern Syria will move to western Iraq.
Biden expands edge in US Democratic nomination race

Biden expands edge in US Democratic nomination race

TEHRAN, oct 19_Former Vice President Joe Biden expanded his lead over more than a dozen other candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination this month as US House Democrats looked into allegations that President Donald Trump tried to pressure a foreign leader to investigate him, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Friday.
US astronauts embark on the first all-female spacewalk outside ISS

US astronauts embark on the first all-female spacewalk outside ISS

TEHRAN, oct 19_A successful repair mission has made NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir the first to participate in an all-female spacewalk.
‘Facebook actively helping Trump spread lies and misinformation': Elizabeth Warren

‘Facebook actively helping Trump spread lies and misinformation': Elizabeth Warren

TEHRAN, oct 18_US Democratic presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren has criticized Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, saying that his social network giant “is actively helping Trump spread lies and misinformation.”
Trump to host G7 summit at his Florida golf resort, sparking criticism

Trump to host G7 summit at his Florida golf resort, sparking criticism

TEHRAN, oct 18_US President Donald Trump will host next year’s Group of Seven economic summit of leaders of developed nations at his Florida golf resort, a move Democrats and others decried as more evidence of the president misusing his office for personal gain.
NASA's Meir, Koch prepare to make history in first all-female spacewalk

NASA's Meir, Koch prepare to make history in first all-female spacewalk

TEHRAN, oct 17_Officials and astronauts at NASA recognize the historical significance of Friday's spacewalk to replace battery system hardware -- it is the first to feature an all-female repair team.
US bombs munitions storage bunker left behind in Syria

US bombs munitions storage bunker left behind in Syria

TEHRAN, oct 17_The United States has bombed its own munitions storage bunker at a base in northern Syria after American troops vacated the site prior to a Turkish offensive in the region.
US imposes sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

US imposes sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

TEHRAN, oct 15_The United States has imposed sanctions on two Turkish ministries and three senior government officials over the country's military offensive against Kurdish militants in northern Syria.
Greens poised to make gains as Swiss elect parliament

Greens poised to make gains as Swiss elect parliament

TEHRAN, oct 20_Swiss voters’ concerns about climate change look set to give the environmentalist Greens strong gains in a parliamentary election on Sunday that could dilute the center-right’s grip on power.
Head of Lebanese pro-US party orders ministers to resign from cabinet

Head of Lebanese pro-US party orders ministers to resign from cabinet

TEHRAN, oct 20_A Lebanese political party with links to the United States and Saudi Arabia has ordered its ministers to resign from the government of Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri amid growing protests on the streets against corruption.
US troops leaving Syria will move to Iraq: Pentagon

US troops leaving Syria will move to Iraq: Pentagon

TEHRAN, oct 20_US Defense Secretary Mark Esper says all of the American troops pulling out of northeastern Syria will move to western Iraq.
Biden expands edge in US Democratic nomination race

Biden expands edge in US Democratic nomination race

TEHRAN, oct 19_Former Vice President Joe Biden expanded his lead over more than a dozen other candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination this month as US House Democrats looked into allegations that President Donald Trump tried to pressure a foreign leader to investigate him, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Friday.
US astronauts embark on the first all-female spacewalk outside ISS

US astronauts embark on the first all-female spacewalk outside ISS

TEHRAN, oct 19_A successful repair mission has made NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir the first to participate in an all-female spacewalk.
‘Facebook actively helping Trump spread lies and misinformation': Elizabeth Warren

‘Facebook actively helping Trump spread lies and misinformation': Elizabeth Warren

TEHRAN, oct 18_US Democratic presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren has criticized Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, saying that his social network giant “is actively helping Trump spread lies and misinformation.”
Trump to host G7 summit at his Florida golf resort, sparking criticism

Trump to host G7 summit at his Florida golf resort, sparking criticism

TEHRAN, oct 18_US President Donald Trump will host next year’s Group of Seven economic summit of leaders of developed nations at his Florida golf resort, a move Democrats and others decried as more evidence of the president misusing his office for personal gain.
NASA's Meir, Koch prepare to make history in first all-female spacewalk

NASA's Meir, Koch prepare to make history in first all-female spacewalk

TEHRAN, oct 17_Officials and astronauts at NASA recognize the historical significance of Friday's spacewalk to replace battery system hardware -- it is the first to feature an all-female repair team.
US bombs munitions storage bunker left behind in Syria

US bombs munitions storage bunker left behind in Syria

TEHRAN, oct 17_The United States has bombed its own munitions storage bunker at a base in northern Syria after American troops vacated the site prior to a Turkish offensive in the region.
US imposes sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

US imposes sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

TEHRAN, oct 15_The United States has imposed sanctions on two Turkish ministries and three senior government officials over the country's military offensive against Kurdish militants in northern Syria.