Date: October, 17, 2018
Service: Other Media
Found: 5 News
German Federal Prosecutor Takes over Cologne Hostage Taker Case
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Germany's federal prosecutor's office, which handles terrorism and national security cases in Germany, says it's taking over the investigation into a bloody hostage taking in the western city of Cologne.
Bomb under Office Chair Kills Afghanistan Election Candidate, Official Says
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - An Afghan election candidate was killed by a bomb planted under his office chair in the southern province of Helmand on Wednesday, officials said, with the Taliban claiming responsibility for the attack.
Trump Warns Central American Countries He Will End Aid over Immigrant ‘Caravan’
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The US president has tweeted that he has warned Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador that Washington will stop financial support if a caravan consisting of nearly 2,000 migrants from Honduras isn't stopped.
Nearly Half the World Lives on Less than $5.50 A Day: World Bank
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Despite progress in reducing extreme poverty, nearly half the world's population lives on less than $5.50 a day, with a rising share of the poor in wealthier economies, the World Bank said Wednesday.