“Transformers” star lands key role in “Sicario” sequel “Soldado”

“Transformers” star lands key role in “Sicario” sequel “Soldado”

December 10, 2016 - 11:33 AMT  07:33 GMT
The film has Benicio Del Toro and Josh Brolin reprising their roles as Alejandro and Matt Graver respectively.
Nigeria suicide attack kills 45 in Madagali crowded market

Nigeria suicide attack kills 45 in Madagali crowded market

December 10, 2016 - 11:20 AMT  07:20 GMT
"From our updated records we have 45 dead and 33 injured in the twin suicide bomb explosions in Madagali," said Sa'ad Bello.
Ubisoft execs fined millions for alleged insider trading

Ubisoft execs fined millions for alleged insider trading

December 10, 2016 - 11:20 AMT  07:20 GMT
The Autorité des Marchés Financiers has levied a combined €1.27 million fine against Ubisoft Montreal CEO and VP of corporate affairs.
Karabakh controls frontline situation as Azeri troops violate truce

Karabakh controls frontline situation as Azeri troops violate truce

December 10, 2016 - 11:12 AMT  07:12 GMT
Karabakh defense army units retaliated only in case of extreme necessity to continue controlling the situation along the contact line.
Washington Post: CIA says Russia intervened to help Trump

Washington Post: CIA says Russia intervened to help Trump

December 10, 2016 - 11:05 AMT  07:05 GMT
In response, the Trump team says "These are the same people that said Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction."
Pentagon chief announces 200 more U.S. troops for Syria

Pentagon chief announces 200 more U.S. troops for Syria

December 10, 2016 - 11:03 AMT  07:03 GMT
The extra troops will include special operations forces and are in addition to 300 U.S. troops already authorized for the effort.
Turkey to submit bill to parliament to expand Erdogan's powers

Turkey to submit bill to parliament to expand Erdogan's powers

December 10, 2016 - 10:55 AMT  06:55 GMT
The constitutional change would see Turkey switch to an executive presidency along the lines of the United States or France.
Syrian army presses offensive in east Aleppo

Syrian army presses offensive in east Aleppo

December 10, 2016 - 10:48 AMT  06:48 GMT
The Syrian army and its allies had recaptured 32 of east Aleppo's 40 neighborhoods, about 85 percent of the area, ," a Syrian military source said.
Key U.S. allies caution Trump on Syria

Key U.S. allies caution Trump on Syria

December 10, 2016 - 10:42 AMT  06:42 GMT
Moscow and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad are expected to cast Aleppo's fall as the end of a revolt against Assad that began in March 2011.