Here's the latest for Wednesday, October 26th: Trump goes to Washington for hotel opening; Campaign says health care costs are big concern; Hundreds of migrants rescued off Libya; Cleveland Indians win.. USATODAY.com
Helima Croft, head of commodity strategy at RBC Capital Markets, spends her days keeping tabs on geopolitics and oil.
Croft recently spoke with Business Insider about OPEC's agreement to limit.. Business Insider
France's Defense Ministry says five officials and contractors were killed when a small plane crashed during take off in Malta, with Maltese officials saying the plane was headed for an anti-smuggling.. Source: Rumble -
Police in Malta say five people have been killed after a light aircraft crashed just after take-off this morning.
According to initial local media reports the twin-propeller Metroliner plane was.. Source: euronews (in English) -
“I was in jail with a Libyan man, his friends came and broke into the jail and let us go, too. There was fighting everywhere. You pray to be in jail with Libyans, because they do not recognize the.. Eurasia Review
I would not rank Vladimir Putin high on a list of leaders. If I lived in Russia I’d be working for major reforms in my government, just as I’m doing where I do live, in the United States. I.. Eurasia Review
The great paradox of the U.S. presidential election campaign is that it has helped achieve some of China’s cherished strategic aims ― weakening the U.S.-led post-World War II alliance system in the.. Huffington Post
Fleeing Sierra Leone for Europe, Fatima and her family endured a dangerous journey across six countries, the Sahara Desert and conflict-ridden Libya. And that was all before they joined the thousands.. Huffington Post
*Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com*
War, what is it good for? In America, the answer is that, much of the time, you'll probably never know what it's good for -- or, in some cases, even notice that.. Huffington Post
BERLIN (AP) — A German aid group urged the European Union on Tuesday to reconsider its plans to train Libyan forces to conduct sea rescue operations after a vessel labeled as belonging to the.. WorldNews Also reported by •New Zealand Herald •FOXNews.com
MOSCOW (AP) " Russia's Foreign Ministry says three Russian sailors have been freed from captivity in Libya.The ministry said Tuesday that Andrei Krynin, Stanislav Sirotkin and Valery Savitsky returned.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •FOXNews.com
The death toll on the Mediterranean has nearly matched that of all last year, with more than 3,740 migrants and refugees having drowned on their way to Europe, and perilous winter months still to come,.. Huffington Post
*New Delhi*: Despite some recent cases that somewhat reflected people's insensitivity in the country, a study shows India tops in terms of number of people helping out strangers, volunteering their.. Mid-Day
*Rome*: Over 1,100 migrants reached Sicily aboard a rescue ship with the bodies of 17 others who died on the journey across the Mediterranean.
As the boat docked at Palermo on Monday, workers from.. Mid-Day
Italy's coastguard said yesterday (24 October) that another 16 people had died during operations in which 2,200 migrants were rescued off Libya, propelling both deaths at sea and the numbers arriving.. EurActiv
U.S. President Barack Obama told an interviewer recently that the humanitarian catastrophe in Syria "haunts me constantly" -- and well it should. Hundreds of thousands dead, millions displaced, and.. Huffington Post