Reuters - 14 minutes ago
UNITED NATIONS

(Reuters) - The United States slammed South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Tuesday for the African state's "man-made" famine and ongoing conflict, urging him to fulfill a month-old pledge of a unilateral truce by ordering his troops back to their barracks.

Reuters - 25 minutes ago
RIO DE JANEIRO/ASUNCION

(Reuters) - Brazilian federal police on Tuesday arrested eight people suspected of killing a police officer and blowing up a building while robbing a security company of millions of dollars in a volatile border town in Paraguay.

Available journalists 1

Laurence Blair
Reuters - 44 minutes ago
BRUSSELS

(Reuters) - The head of a Budapest university pressured by Prime Minister Viktor Orban appealed to Brussels for help on Tuesday, a day before European Union lawmakers were to discuss concerns about the Hungarian leader.

Available journalists 8

Georg von Harrach
Jennifer Baker
Geoff Meade
MARIA PSARA
Alexander Saeedy
Aymara Defeche
Reuters - 51 minutes ago
BERLIN

(Reuters) - German police arrested two men on Tuesday and carried out 22 searches in a crackdown on human trafficking that authorities say helped illegally secure asylum approvals for at least 10 migrants, mostly from Iran.

Available journalists 8

Allan Hall
Sean Williams
Breandáin O'Shea
Raluca Besliu
Bentele Becker Bewegtbild GbR Jan Hendrik Becker
Karsten Kaminski
Reuters - 52 minutes ago
MEXICO CITY

(Reuters) - Mexico would take legal steps against any measures in a U.S. tax overhaul that violate World Trade Organization (WTO) rules, foreign minister Luis Videgaray said on Tuesday.

Available journalists 8

James Blears
Alasdair Baverstock
Alberto Solalinde
James Fredrick
Gabriela Pérez
Rosie Martinez
Reuters - 1 hour ago
STOCKHOLM

(Reuters) - Swedish prosecutors said on Tuesday they had released a second suspect detained over possible involvement in a truck attack in Stockholm this month in which four people were killed.

Available journalists 8

Lena Gavelin
Ric Wasserman
David Landes
Heba Habib
Sophie Miskiw
James Savage
Reuters - 1 hour ago
ATHENS

(Reuters) - Greece will legislate additional reforms sought by its lenders but implementing them in 2019 and 2020 is contingent on securing further debt relief, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday.

Available journalists 6

Roni Robbins
Kiarinna Parisi
Jonathan Krohn
Adaure Achumba
Alex Crevar
Jeb Boone
Reuters - 1 hour ago
ANKARA

(Reuters) - Turkey's military said it killed around 70 militants in operations on Tuesday in Iraq's Sinjar and northern Syria, as it stepped up a campaign against groups affiliated with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK).

Available journalists 6

Esther Judah
Jasper Mortimer
Laura Pitel
Davide Lerner
Ayla Nour
Gokhan Timurhan
Reuters - 1 hour ago
FRANKFURT

(Reuters) - Two foundations tied to Germany’s ruling coalition parties were attacked by the same cyber spy group that targeted the campaign of French presidential favorite Emmanuel Macron, a leading cyber security expert said on Tuesday.

Available journalists 2

Silvia Rodríguez
Stephan Dietrich
Reuters - 2 hours ago
ABIDJAN

(Reuters) - A group called the Imam Shamil Battalion has claimed responsibility for the metro bombing in St. Petersburg, Russia this month that killed 16 people and said the bomber was acting on orders from al Qaeda, according to the SITE monitoring group.

Available journalists 6

VINCENT BOUA
Camara M'ma
Georges Ibrahim Tounkara
roberto valussi
Alex Duval Smith
se roger stephane
Reuters - 2 hours ago
MEXICO CITY

(Reuters) - Mexico's ruling party could be defeated by the candidate of leftist leader Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in a June state election seen as a litmus test for next year's presidential race, a newspaper poll showed on Tuesday.

Available journalists 8

James Blears
Alasdair Baverstock
Alberto Solalinde
James Fredrick
Gabriela Pérez
Rosie Martinez
Reuters - 2 hours ago
CAIRO

(Reuters) - An Egyptian design duo has begun re-purposing old steel shipping containers, transforming them into living spaces, shops and restaurants in an effort to introduce residents of overcrowded Cairo to cheaper and more versatile properties.

Available journalists 8

Amina Ashraf
Ahmed Hamed
Mahmoud Mostafa
Eduard Cousin
Abdelmaksoud Elmalllah
Farid Farid
Reuters - 3 hours ago
AMARI AIR BASE, Estonia

(Reuters) - Two of the U.S. Air Force's newest and most advanced jets landed in the Baltic state of Estonia for the first time on Tuesday, a symbolic gesture meant to reinforce the United States' commitment to the defense of NATO allies that border Russia.

Available journalists 1

Fabian Weiss
Reuters - 3 hours ago
KUWAIT

(Reuters) - A prominent Kuwaiti opposition politician and government critic has called for political reforms in the Gulf state in his first public comments since he was freed from prison last week.

Available journalists 4

faten omar
abdullah hassan
Mona Farah
Kianne Sadique
Reuters - 3 hours ago
MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Afghanistan

(Reuters) - Samad always worried that something might happen to his brother, Shah Mohammad, a three-year veteran of the Afghan army, even though his job was to train soldiers, not to fight.

Reuters - 3 hours ago
CARACAS

(Reuters) - A 23-year-old man was shot dead on Tuesday at a political demonstration in Venezuela's western state of Lara, authorities said, bringing to at least 24 the number of deaths in unrest this month.

Available journalists 8

Carlos Israel Camacho González
Mariana Zuniga
Ana Herrero
Alicia Aguilar
Carla Loaiza
Abraham Salazar
Reuters - 4 hours ago
LONDON

(Reuters) - Iran's supreme leader called on presidential candidates on Tuesday to champion economic self-sufficiency, further distancing himself from Hassan Rouhani's policy of opening to the West and seeking foreign investment.

Available journalists 8

Christopher Walker
Andrew Edwards
Eileen Byrne
Joab Chakhaza
Jonathan Sacerdoti
Amy Guttman
Reuters - 4 hours ago
DHAKA

(Reuters) - China offered on Tuesday to help tackle a diplomatic row between Bangladesh and Myanmar over the flight of minority Rohingyas, two Bangladesh foreign ministry officials said.

Available journalists 8

Mohammad Islam
Kayes Sohel
David Bergman
Shahed Alam
Abu Anas
HM Murtuza
Reuters - 4 hours ago
PARIS

(Reuters) - Marine Le Pen's protectionist, anti-establishment message resonated most in parts of France with lower incomes, lower life expectancy and lower education levels, a Reuters analysis of voting in Sunday's first round shows.

Available journalists 1

Maya Vidon-White
Reuters - 4 hours ago
STOCKHOLM

(Reuters) - A Swedish court jailed three men on Tuesday for up to two and a half years for the rape of a woman that was broadcast live on Facebook.

Available journalists 8

Lena Gavelin
Ric Wasserman
David Landes
Heba Habib
Sophie Miskiw
James Savage
Reuters - 4 hours ago
IRAQ, Mosul

(Reuters) - Inside are tattered curtains, crumbling walls and torn up floors. Outside is a near ghost town.

Available journalists 8

Owen Holdaway
Bud Wichers
Yousif Owenan
Matthew Vickery
Cathy Otten
Zilemo Aziz
Reuters - 5 hours ago
BERLIN

(Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will not meet Germany's foreign minister on Tuesday after a row over Sigmar Gabriel's plans to meet civil society groups on a visit to Israel, several German media reported.

Available journalists 8

Allan Hall
Sean Williams
Breandáin O'Shea
Raluca Besliu
Bentele Becker Bewegtbild GbR Jan Hendrik Becker
Karsten Kaminski
Reuters - 5 hours ago
BEIJING

(Reuters) - A Chinese court on Tuesday sentenced a U.S. citizen to three-years and six-months in prison for espionage but then ordered she be deported, her lawyer said, in a case that has added to U.S.-China tension.

Available journalists 3

Robert Foyle Hunwick
Aurelien Foucault
Saibal Dasgupta
Reuters - 5 hours ago
LONDON

(Reuters) - Whatever Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives promise in their manifesto before a June election, managing Britain's exit from the European Union will limit her opportunity to push wide-ranging radical domestic change.

Available journalists 8

Christopher Walker
Andrew Edwards
Eileen Byrne
Joab Chakhaza
Jonathan Sacerdoti
Amy Guttman
Associated Press - 5 hours ago
BERLIN (AP) — Ivanka Trump brushed aside groans and hisses Tuesday over her father's track record and defended his attitudes toward women as she made her first international outing as a White House adviser

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Available journalists 8

Allan Hall
Sean Williams
Breandáin O'Shea
Raluca Besliu
Bentele Becker Bewegtbild GbR Jan Hendrik Becker
Karsten Kaminski
Reuters - 6 hours ago
VIENNA

(Reuters) - The lawyer of an American-Iranian father and son jailed in Iran called on U.S. President Donald Trump to get his officials to press for the men's release at nuclear talks with Tehran on Tuesday.

Available journalists 8

Kerry Skyring
John Cummins
Paul Gillingwater
Dariusz Kalan
Eric Willemsen
Susanne Gottlieb
Associated Press - 6 hours ago
JERUSALEM (AP) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu abruptly canceled talks Tuesday with the German foreign minister over the visiting diplomat's plans to sit down with an Israeli rights group, sparking a rare diplomatic feud with one of Israel's closest and most important allies

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Available journalists 8

Sami Sockol
Dale Gavlak
Hazem Balousha
Sergio Yahni
Orly Halpern
Rabbie Hamamsah
Associated Press - 6 hours ago
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on Ivanka Trump's trip to Berlin (all times local)

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Available journalists 8

Allan Hall
Sean Williams
Breandáin O'Shea
Raluca Besliu
Bentele Becker Bewegtbild GbR Jan Hendrik Becker
Karsten Kaminski
Reuters - 6 hours ago
BANGKOK

(Reuters) - A Thai man filmed himself killing his 11-month-old daughter in two video clips posted on Facebook before committing suicide, police said on Tuesday.

Available journalists 8

Stephen J. Boitano
Philip Sherwell
cliff vermette
Ewen Mcleish
Amanda Mustard
Irwin Loy
Reuters - 6 hours ago
RAMALLAH, West Bank

(Reuters) - Palestinian leaders said on Tuesday Britain had rejected their request for an apology for a 1917 declaration that helped pave the way to the state of Israel, and they would pursue international court action unless London backtracked.

Available journalists 8

Sami Sockol
Dale Gavlak
Sergio Yahni
Orly Halpern
Rabbie Hamamsah
Mohammad Ben Hussein

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