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Trump, Putin And Asaad: The Blame Game

Over the course of last week, the Kremlin has channeled vast diplomatic efforts on the international platform and through its “propaganda machines”, picturing to...

French roads, air travel hit by industrial action

Roads leading to major cities blocked by taxi drivers as air traffic controllers also strikePARIS - France faced travel chaos Tuesday as taxi...

Brazil bank workers walk out in nationwide strike

Workers demanding higher pay, improved conditions, perks By Ben Tavener SAO PAULO -- Banks in 20 states and the Federal District closed their branches Tuesday as staff...

Strikes hit Turkish auto industry production in May

Auto industry exports also were sharply lower in the monthANKARA - Turkish auto industry production dropped almost 20 percent in May from May 2014,...

UPDATE: Turkish exports declined 19 percent in May year-on-year

-Strikes in Turkey's auto industry blamed for -4 percentage points hit on monthly exports ANKARA – Exports in May were down 19 percent from the...

Saudi-led coalition pounds Houthi sites in Yemen

SANAA – Saudi Arabia-led coalition planes on Wednesday carried out a fresh wave of airstrikes against Houthi positions in Yemeni capital Sanaa and the...

Israeli jets strike Gaza sites; no casualties reported

JERUSALEM – Israeli fighter jets staged a series of strikes early on Wednesday against separate positions in the Gaza Strip. No casualties were, however, reported...

Turkish carmaker extends olive branch to workers on strike

- Ford Otosan says strike would soon harm auto industry, urging workers to stop ANKARA - Turkish carmaker Ford Otosan said in a statement Monday the ongoing...

Saudi-led jets strike home of Saleh’s son in Sanaa

SANAA – Saudi-led coalition warplanes on Monday struck a second home owned by the son of former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh in capital...

UPDATE – 10 killed in Houthis’ strikes on Yemen’s Taizz

UPDATES WITH NUMBER OF CASUALTIES SANAA – Ten civilians were killed and 25 injured on Sunday in a shelling by Houthi militants on residential districts...

Turkish auto companies resume production after strikes

- Ford Otosan and Tofas return to work after end of industrial action ANKARA - Two Turkish automobile companies Ford Otosan and Tofas announced on Friday...

UPDATE – 2 Turkish minister calls on autoworkers to end strikes

- Renault may reconsider its investment plans in Turkey if recent strikes become persistent, a senior Renault official warns at the Istanbul Autoshow 2015 *UPDATES...

UPDATE – Turkish minister calls on autoworkers to end strikes

- Strikes hurting Turkey's auto sector, industry minister tells reporters at Istanbul Autoshow 2015. *UPDATES WITH WORKERS’ PROTEST AT FORD OTOSAN ISTANBUL – “Demands and expectations” of...

Turkey: Ford Otosan suspends production due to strike

Workers seek an increase in salaries and the abolishment of the Turkish Metal Industries Employers Association. ANKARA –Turkish carmaker Ford Otosan on Wednesday suspended its operations...

Saudi-let jets strike key airbase in Yemen’s Lahij

Saudi-led coalition warplanes staged a fresh wave of airstrikes on a key military camp held by the Houthi group in Yemen's southern Lahij province...