Armenia: the small country that looms large in chess

By

Rupen Savoulian

Chess is not the top sports news item in English-speaking countries, but it is a huge deal in Armenia.

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Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Laden

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Kay Johnson

(Thomson Reuters Foundation)

 

Pakistan angrily criticised Donald Trump, frontrunner for the U.S. Republican presidential nomination, for saying he would force the country to free a jailed Pakistani doctor believed to have helped the CIA hunt down al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden. Continue reading “Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Laden”