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Israel-Hamas fighting abates along Gaza border, but tensions high

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Cross-border fighting between Israel and Hamas abated on Tuesday after a day of

Tensions rise with Thai election commission to rule on princess running for PM

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand’s Election Commission will consider on Monday the surprise nomination of a Thai

US warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions

The United States sent two warships through the Taiwan Strait on Thursday in the first such

Here's how US-Venezuela tensions got to the brink of crisis

The fraught relationship between the United States and Venezuela has come to a head.

Top US Navy officer to visit China amid heightened tensions

The U.S. Navy’s top officer will visit China starting Sunday amid increasing frictions in the South

U.S. issues China travel advisory amid increased tensions

FILE PHOTO: Chinese and U.S. flags are set up for a meeting during a visit by

Saudi Arabia hosts Gulf summit amid Qatar tensions, Khashoggi crisis

The Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) annual summit was set to open in Riyadh on Sunday, with

How Mattis is trying to keep US-China tensions from boiling over

When the United States imposed sanctions on China’s military this fall, China retaliated by canceling Defense

Asia stocks bounce modestly but Saudi tensions limit gains

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks bounced modestly on Tuesday, gaining a toe-hold after a week of

Trade tensions could trigger another global financial crisis, but investors appear complacent: IMF

Risks are building up in the global financial system, and a further escalation in trade tensions