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Trump reluctant to cancel arms sales to Saudis

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Istanbul, Oct 14 (AP) - President Donald Trump says "we would be punishing ourselves" by canceling arms sales to Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Trump says the sale is a "tremendous order for our companies." He says if the kingdom doesn't buy its weaponry from the United States, they will buy it from Russia.
Trump also said on Saturday that he would meet with Khashoggi's family. But he says he has not discussed Khashoggi with Saudi King Salman as he...
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Iranian intelligence forces kill 2 Kurd separatists

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Tehran, Oct 14 (AP) - Iran's semi-official Fars news agency says members of the country's intelligence service have killed two Kurdish separatists in a clash in the western city of Kermanshah.
Saturday's report quotes Iran's intelligence ministry as saying in a statement that, along with the two...
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Spain says 3 migrants dead, 17 missing at sea

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Thessaloniki, Oct 14 (AP) - Spain's maritime rescue service says it has recovered the bodies of three migrants but feared that another 17 were missing in the Mediterranean Sea.
The service says that its rescue craft found the bodies in water near a sinking boat it intercepted east of the Strait...
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15 migrants, including children, die in truck crash

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Istanbul, Oct 14 (AP) - Turkey's official news agency says at least 15 migrants have been killed in a traffic accident, among them children.
The Anadolu news agency said Sunday the migrants were traveling in a truck in the western province of Izmir. The truck tipped over, leading to deaths and...
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Irish border riddle confounds EU, UK as Brexit end nears

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Carrickcarnan, Oct 14 (AP) - The land around the small town of Carrickcarnan, Ireland is the kind of place where Britain's plan to leave the European Union runs right into a wall - an invisible one that's proving insanely difficult to overcome.
Somehow, a border of sorts will have to be drawn...
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