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Italy urges cooperation against terrorism 

Italy and Lebanon are jointly committed to fighting terrorism and extremism, Italian Defense Minister Senator Roberta Pinotti said Tuesday following talks with senior Lebanese officials.

Italy urges cooperation against terrorism 

Italy and Lebanon are jointly committed to fighting terrorism and extremism, Italian Defense Minister Senator Roberta Pinotti said Tuesday following talks with senior Lebanese officials.

Turkish raids raise Iraqi Kurd leadership stakes

Turkey’s airstrikes in Iraqi Kurdistan have increased the pressure on regional president Massud Barzani, who is a key player in the U.S.-led anti-militant war but faces an uncertain political future.

Egypt seeks cash, prestige with new Suez Canal

Egypt Thursday inaugurates a “new Suez Canal” waterway touted as an achievement rivaling the digging of the original, as it seeks to boost both its economy and international standing.

Radulovic confident of result against South Korea 

Lebanon manager Miodrag Radulovic believes beating South Korea will be a difficult but not-impossible task as the Cedars began preparations Tuesday ahead of next month’s crucial World Cup qualifier against the Asian giants.

Radulovic confident of result against South Korea 

Lebanon manager Miodrag Radulovic believes beating South Korea will be a difficult but not-impossible task as the Cedars began preparations Tuesday ahead of next month’s crucial World Cup qualifier against the Asian giants.

Guy eclipses Sun as records tumble

Britain’s James Guy held off a host of Olympic champions to win his first world title, the men’s 200-meter freestyle, at the world championships Tuesday.

Nadal turns tables on Fognini in Hamburg

Spaniard Rafa Nadal turned the tables on Italian Fabio Fognini to win the Hamburg Open Sunday and claim his 67th career title – winning 7-5, 7-5 on the red clay.

How long can Sherlock go on?

“Sherlock” fans have grown familiar with the waiting game between TV seasons, but they may be encouraged that show-runner Steven Moffat says he could see it “going on for a long while.”

How long can Sherlock go on?

“Sherlock” fans have grown familiar with the waiting game between TV seasons, but they may be encouraged that show-runner Steven Moffat says he could see it “going on for a long while.”

Iraq digitizes national library

The dimly lit, dust-caked stacks of the Baghdad National Library hide a treasure of the ages: crinkled, yellowing papers holding the true stories of sultans and kings; imperialists and socialists; occupation and liberation; war and peace.

Cedars International a serious festival contender 

The opening night of the Cedars International Festival was such a huge success that it sent chills down the spine of the organizers of other local festivals, who sensed serious competition coming from the festivities that were relaunched this year.