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  1. Iranian security personnel kidnapped on border with Pakistan

    At least 10 Iranian security personnel including Revolutionary Guards were kidnapped on the border with Pakistan on Tuesday, state media reported, and a separatist group that claimed responsibility described the act as revenge for oppression of Sunni Muslims.
  2. Case of slain Libyan rebel commander threatens to open old wounds

    Eastern Libyan authorities have resumed an investigation into the unexplained killing of a top rebel commander in the 2011 uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi, a case that could reopen old wounds.
  3. Irish FM says Brexit border backstop key 'unless and until' new trade deal comes

    More time is needed for a Brexit deal between the European Union and Britain that would maintain an open Irish border, Ireland's Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Tuesday.
  4. German justice minister to be SPD's top candidate in EU election: RND

    German Justice Minister Katarina Barley will stand as the top candidate of the Social Democrats (SPD) in next May's European Parliament election, Germany's RND newspaper network said on Tuesday.
  5. Dutch minister unlikely to attend Saudi conference after journalist's disappearance

    Dutch Finance Minister Wopke Hoekstra said on Tuesday that he will most likely not attend a conference in Saudi Arabia after dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing.
  6. Kremlin to discuss resumption of flights from Russia to Egypt's Red Sea resorts

    Russia's President Vladimir Putin and his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will discuss the resumption of direct charter flights from Russia to Egyptian Red Sea resorts during their meeting on October 17, Kremlin aide Yuri Ushakov said.
  7. Malta says million-euro bounty for journalist's killer still on offer

    A million-euro ($1.2 million) reward for information on who ordered the murder of Malta's most prominent journalist is still available, a year after her death.
  8. Trump threatens to cut U.S. aid to Honduras over immigrants

    U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday threatened to withdraw funding and aid from Honduras if it does not stop a caravan of people that is heading to the United States.
  9. ICRC confirms death of abducted midwife in Nigeria

    The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) confirmed on Tuesday that an abducted health worker in Nigeria has been murdered by her captors, and named her as Hauwa Mohammed Liman, a 24-year-old midwife.
  10. German CSU leader Seehofer wants Merkel coalition to work

    Chancellor Angela Merkel's leading critic in her coalition government said on Tuesday he wanted the ruling alliance to work, batting away calls for his own resignation after a dismal result for his party in Bavaria's regional election.

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