Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed an updated National Security Paper describing Nato's expansion as a threat to the country. Two days earlier, Russian President's special envoy to afghanistan stated that his country was ready to cooperate with Taliban.
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For nearly a month, thousands of Cubans wishing to travel to the United States, whose legislation promotes emigration from the island, are blocked in Costa Rica.
By Alyssa McMurtry
A fire broke out at a high-rise hotel in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
According to witness reports,gunmen and killed at least fifteen people in an attack in the city of , yesterday, before the military drove them off.
File photo of , in , Saudi Arabia, where public executions are carried out under Sharia Law; Saudi officials said the 47 people executed were not executed publicly, but rather within prisons.
The, one of 's banking sector regulators, indicated it has decided to drop an inquiry into banking culture, including practices and payment of banking staff.
While Russia has one of the highest numbers of doctors and hospitals in the world per capita, the hospital mortality rate remains one of the highest. People regularly die due to the negligence of sanitary facilities often obsolete or in desperate need of suitable equipment