Russia begins airstrikes, West disputes targets

...someone prepared well."U.S. State Department spokesman John Kirby said a Russian official in Baghdad had told U.S. Embassy personnel in the Iraqi capital that Russian military aircraft would shortly begin flying anti-IS missions in Syria...
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Saudis foil embassy attack, arrest 93

...multi-pronged attacks on the U.S. Embassy, security forces and residential...suicide car bomber to attack the U.S. Embassy in Riyadh after receiving information...Dhahran over security fears.The U.S. Embassy in Riyadh is located in a large...
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American citizen killed in Afghan attack

...hosted a party for foreigners Wednesday night, and the U.S. Embassy said one American was killed. A witness said as many...shortly with details of the siege and casualties.The U.S. Embassy said in an email statement issued Wednesday that a...
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Drilling sickens people, ruins crops in Thailand

...have to do it. We follow orders."In late April, the group Stop Fracking Thailand staged a protest outside the U.S. Embassy demanding that American oil companies leave Thailand. In response, APICO representatives denied the use of fracking...
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Grievances persist despite start of new era in US-Cuba ties

...would make a reciprocal visit to Cuba to dedicate the U.S. Embassy in Havana on Aug. 14. He spoke of a need to move...meanwhile, a carnival atmosphere reigned around the new U.S. Embassy overlooking Havana's Malecon seaside promenade...
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Violence in Turkey leaves at least 9 dead that carried out a 2013 suicide bombing on the U.S. Embassy in Ankara claimed it was involved in the attack.Both...claimed responsibility for a 2013 suicide attack on the U.S. Embassy in Ankara, which killed a Turkish security guard...
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Man in yellow shirt is focus of Bangkok bombing probe

...a special National Reform Council. If it passes, it is supposed to go to a public referendum around January.The U.S. Embassy in Bangkok advised U.S. citizens to avoid the shrine's area. The Hong Kong government raised its travel alert...
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Taliban confirm death, choose successor

...cross-border attacks from its base in the Pakistani tribal area of North Waziristan, including a 19-hour siege at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul in September 2011.Pakistan's Foreign Ministry said Thursday it was postponing the peace talks due to the...
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Iran accord: 'New chapter' or a 'historic mistake'?

...spark a broader thaw is unclear. Nearly 40 years after Iran's Islamic revolution and the hostage-taking at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, the country's hardliners remain hostile toward Washington. The U.S. and its allies also have deep...
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Bangkok bombing at busy shrine kills 18 their graduating class in the military academy, seek the most important posts to consolidate their power.The U.S. Embassy in Bangkok issued an emergency message for U.S. citizens, advising them to avoid the shrine's area.In Washington...
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