- AFP via Yahoo! India NewsOct 09 05:14 AM
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- AFP via Yahoo! NewsOct 05 09:49 PM
Thai journalist Mutita Chuachang has won the 2015 Agence France-Presse Kate Webb Prize for her powerful and persistent reporting of royal defamation cases that have multiplied under the country's military rulers. The prize honours journalists working in difficult conditions in Asia, and is named after a crusading AFP reporter who died in 2007 at the age of 64 after a career covering wars and ...
- AFP via Yahoo! India NewsOct 08 05:00 PM
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- AFP via Yahoo! New Zealand NewsOct 09 04:27 AM
Zurich (AFP) - FIFA president Sepp Blatter appealed against the 90 day ban that forced him out of office, a report said Friday, as world football's sleaze-tainted governing body headed into months of turmoil over how to find a new leader.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsSep 26 11:36 PM
The Israeli military has suspended the officer in charge during an incident in the West Bank that saw soldiers assault two AFP journalists, take their equipment and destroy it, the army said. "The officer in charge of the operations on the ground has been suspended from operational duty until further notice," Lieutenant Colonel Peter Lerner said of the incident on Friday. Lerner said the move ...
- AFP via Yahoo!7 NewsOct 07 12:49 PM
Beirut (AFP) - Russia dramatically escalated its air war in Syria Wednesday, unleashing heavy bombardments and cruise missile strikes from the Caspian Sea as cover for a major Syrian army ground offensive against rebels.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsOct 01 08:56 AM
Israel's military on Thursday removed from duty an officer in charge when two AFP journalists were assaulted by soldiers while covering clashes in the occupied West Bank, the army said. The decision means the officer will no longer be deployed in the field and will be assigned to other tasks, a military spokesman told AFP. Italian videographer Andrea Bernardi and Palestinian photographer Abbas ...
- AFP via Yahoo! India NewsOct 07 05:00 PM
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- AFP via Yahoo! NewsSep 25 11:45 AM
Two AFP journalists were assaulted Friday by Israeli soldiers who destroyed and seized their equipment in the occupied West Bank after the funeral of a Palestinian killed by the army. A video journalist with the agency, Italian Andrea Bernardi, was thrown to the ground and jabbed in the side with a weapon. Israeli soldiers pointed their weapons at him and his colleague, Palestinian photographer...
- AFP via Yahoo!7 NewsOct 07 06:31 AM
Damascus (AFP) - Syria's army and pro-regime forces launched a major ground operation on Wednesday in Hama province backed by air support from Russian warplanes, a military source told AFP.