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Burkina Faso Military A crowd gathered Place de la Nation celebrate at the announcement that Lt. Col. Paul Henri Sandaogo Damiba has taken the reins of the country in Ouagadougou Monday Jan. 24, 2022. More than a dozen mutinous soldiers declared Monday on state television that a military junta now controls Burkina Faso after they detained the democratically elected president following a day of gun battles in the capital. (AP Photo/Sophie Garcia) (Sophie Garcia
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Burkina Faso wakes to find new junta rulers, closed borders

Burkina Faso awoke to a new military-led junta Tuesday, after mutinous soldiers ousted democratically elected President Roch Marc Christian...

January 25, 2022 10:30 am

South Korea Koreas Tensions People watch a TV showing file images of North Korea's missile launch during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2022. North Korea on Tuesday test-fired two suspected cruise missiles in its fifth round of weapons launches this month, South Korean military officials said, as it displays its military might amid pandemic-related difficulties and a prolonged freeze in nuclear negotiations with the United States. The Korean letters read:

South Korea: North Korea tested cruise missiles

SEOUL, South Korea -- North Korea on Tuesday test-fired two suspected cruise missiles in its fifth round of weapons launches this month,...

January 25, 2022 10:20 am

US Military F35 Crash FILE -- In this photo provided by the U.S. Navy, the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson participates in a group sail during the Rim of the Pacific exercise off the coast of Hawaii, July 26, 2018. The U.S. military says a Navy F35C Lightning II combat jet conducting exercises in the South China Sea has crashed while trying to land on the deck of the USS Carl Vinson, injuring seven sailors, Monday, Jan. 24, 2022, the military said. (Petty Officer 1st Class Arthurgwain L. Marquez/U.S. Navy via AP, File) (Petty Officer 1st Class Arthurgwain Marquez
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US combat jet crashes in South China Sea exercise, 7 hurt

BANGKOK -- A U.S. Navy F35C Lightning II combat jet conducting exercises in the South China Sea crashed while trying to land on the deck of...

January 25, 2022 10:10 am

North Macedonia Bulgaria Bulgaria's Prime Minister Kiril Petkov, left, and North Macedonia's Prime Minister Dimitar Kovacevski, right, shake hands during the news conference after their talks, in the government building in Skopje, North Macedonia, Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022. Bulgarian Prime minister Kiril Petkov was visiting North Macedonia Tuesday in a bid to improve ties between two Balkan neighbors strained with Sofia's veto for Skopje's strive to start membership talks with European Union. (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski) (Boris Grdanoski
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Bulgaria, North Macedonia meet to boost ties, ease strains

SOFIA, Bulgaria -- The governments of Bulgaria and North Macedonia held a joint session Tuesday to improve relations, which have been...

January 25, 2022 10:00 am

Junta takes over in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso – More than a dozen mutinous soldiers declared Monday on state television that a military junta had...

January 25, 2022 1:00 am