Treat us like something between a telco and a newspaper, says Facebook’s Zuckerberg

MUNICH (Reuters) – Online content should be regulated with a system somewhere between the existing rules used for the telecoms and media industries, Facebook (FB.O) CEO Mark Zuckerberg told... Read more »

Who needs an Oscar? I’m popular in U.S. now, jokes Ukrainian leader

MUNICH (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a former comic actor, joked on Saturday that after dreaming of Oscars and popularity in the United States, he had achieved at... Read more »

Libyan commander’s forces choke oil flows, overshadowing peace summit

BERLIN/BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – Forces loyal to eastern commander Khalifa Haftar have shut off production at all Libya’s major oil fields, an escalation that threatened to strangle the country’s... Read more »

Libya peace summit struggles to draw eastern commander Haftar back into diplomacy

BERLIN (Reuters) – Countries struggled at an international peace summit for Libya struggled on Sunday to draw eastern military commander Khalifa Haftar back into diplomacy, days after he quit... Read more »

Sixty killed in Houthi attack on camp in Yemen’s Marib: Saudi state TV

CAIRO (Reuters) – Iran-aligned Houthis attacked a military training camp in the Yemeni city of Marib on Saturday, killing‮ ‬60 military personnel and wounding dozens others, Saudi state television... Read more »

U.N. envoy hopes for, but cannot predict, speedy reopening of Libya oil ports

BERLIN (Reuters) – The United Nations envoy to Libya said on Saturday he hoped but “could not predict” whether eastern oil ports shut ahead of a pending Berlin summit... Read more »

U.S. House committee renews push for Pompeo Iran testimony, subpoena threat

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers remarks at the Organization of American States in Washington, U.S. January 17, 2020. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. House of... Read more »

Turkey and Russia discussing ‘secure zone’ in Syria’s Idlib region: Turkish defense minister

FILE PHOTO: Turkey’s Defence Minister Hulusi Akar attends the NATO defence ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium October 24, 2019. REUTERS/Johanna Geron ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey... Read more »

Russia says Libya’s Haftar left Moscow without signing ceasefire deal: TASS

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Khalifa Haftar, commander of the Libyan National Army, has left Moscow without signing a ceasefire agreement drafted at talks in Russia on Monday, the TASS news... Read more »

Trump: Timing of threat from Soleimani ‘doesn’t really matter’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump fueled controversy on Monday over his decision to kill Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani by saying “it doesn’t really matter” whether Soleimani posed an... Read more »