30 July 2016, 11:14 pm Militants storm Iraq gas compressor station: security sources
KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - Militants stormed a gas facility in northern Iraq on Sunday, killing four workers and planting several explosives before security forces managed to regain control, security sources said.
30 July 2016, 9:20 pm The dark side of Duterte's deadly but popular drugs war
MANILA (Reuters) - When the image of Jennelyn Olaires weeping as she cradled the body of her slain husband went viral in the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte called it melodramatic.
30 July 2016, 9:05 pm Hong Kong pro-independence candidate disqualified from election
HONG KONG (Reuters) - A member of the pro-independence Hong Kong National Party has been disqualified from running in next month's Legislative Council elections after he declined to sign a controversial new form saying the city is an "inalienable" part of China.
30 July 2016, 8:13 pm Yemen peace talks extended by a week: U.N. envoy
CAIRO (Reuters) - Talks aimed at ending Yemen's war, which had appeared on the brink of collapse after a major disagreement between the government and its Houthi militia foes, have been extended by a week, the United Nations envoy to Yemen said on Sunday.
30 July 2016, 6:18 pm Hundreds in Canada protest death of black man, demand change
OTTAWA (Reuters) - More than 500 people rallied in Canada's capital on Saturday to protest the death of a mentally ill black man following an arrest, marching against what they see as race-based police brutality in a country that prides itself for being tolerant.
30 July 2016, 4:39 pm Erdogan says to close military schools, rein in armed forces
ANKARA, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey will shut down its military academies and put the armed forces under the command of the defense minister, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday in a move designed to bring the military under tighter government control after a failed coup.
30 July 2016, 3:03 pm Many Islamic State leaders trying to flee to Syria: Iraqi minister
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Many Islamic State leaders have fled Mosul with their families toward Syria ahead of a planned offensive by U.S.-backed Iraqi forces on the city, Iraq's defense minister said on Saturday.
30 July 2016, 2:27 pm Scores of families leave besieged Aleppo under Russia-Damascus plan
BEIRUT (Reuters) - More than 150 civilians, mostly women and children, left besieged eastern parts of Aleppo through a safety zone that Moscow and its Syrian ally say they have set up to evacuate people trapped in opposition-held areas.
30 July 2016, 12:41 pm Russia says spyware found in state computer networks
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's intelligence service said on Saturday that the computer networks of 20 organizations, including state agencies and defense companies, have been infected with spyware in what it described as a targeted and coordinated attack.
30 July 2016, 12:02 pm EU's Juncker sees 'great risk' to migrant deal with Turkey: paper
ZURICH (Reuters) - European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is concerned that a deal struck with Turkey in March on handling a wave of migrants bound for Europe could collapse, he told an Austrian newspaper.