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Chemical inspectors launch probe in Syria

Chemical inspectors launch probe in Syria

The world’s chemical weapons watchdog is set to convene Monday to discuss the suspected toxic gas assault in Syria that prompted an unprecedented wave of Western strikes, as its inspectors probe the attack near Damascus.

Incest dad kills daughter, baby

A man killed his wife – who was also his daughter – and their 7-month-old son and then took his own life after she broke up with him, according to a 911 call.

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Disillusioned Syrians:  Air strikes ‘not enough’

Hundreds of kilometers from their homes in Syria’s wrecked Eastern Ghouta, displaced Syrians say Western air strikes Saturday in response to an alleged chemical attack there were too little, too late.

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Rohingya family repatriated

Myanmar’s government said it repatriated on Saturday the first family of Rohingya out of some 700,000 refugees who fled to Bangladesh to escape a brutal military campaign, despite United Nations warnings that a safe return is not yet possible.

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Kim meets Chinese envoy

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met Chinese senior diplomat Song Tao, and feted a Chinese art troupe led by Song, North Korean state media said yesterday, indicating closer ties with China following Kim’s surprise visit to Beijing last month.

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Trump, allies praise Syria strikes

US President Donald Trump and his allies in Britain and France on Saturday hailed their joint surgical strikes in Syria over the regime’s alleged use of chemical weapons, and warned Damascus that another such attack would be met with renewed firepower.

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