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What Happened on 18 May 2015

Macedonia: Protests continue as opposition demands PM's resignation

Protesters in Macedonia’s capital Skopje have said that they will continue their demonstrations until Prime Minister Nikola… Read More.

EU set to approve mission to destroy boats used by people-smugglers

Foreign and defense ministers from EU are likely to back a mission to destroy boats that are used by people-smugglers… Read More.

Two 'Russian soldiers captured' near rebel-held area, claims Ukraine

Ukrainian government says that it has captured two Russian troops who were operating in separatist-controlled territory. Andriy Lysenko, a spokesperson… Read More.

Yemen: Saudi-led coalition resumes anti-Houthi air strikes after ceasefire ends

The Saudi-led military coalition has resumed its air bombing against Houthi rebels in Yemen after a ceasefire… Read More.

38 Cuban migrants stuck for weeks on US ship sent back

Dozens of Cuban migrants who were stuck on a US ship for weeks because of a legal problem have finally… Read More.

US: Two base jumpers killed in wingsuit accident at Yosemite Park

Base jumpers Dean Potter and Graham Hunt have been killed in a wingsuit accident in the US Read More.

Malaysia 'must not be burdened' by migrant problem, says prime minister

Malaysia says that it cannot on its own cope with the surge of Rohingya Muslims from Burma… Read More.

Nine killed in shootout between rival biker gangs in Texas

  Nine people were killed and 18 injured in a shootout… Read More.

Italian Open: Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova clinch titles

World number one Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 6-4 6-3 in a closely-fought match to clinch his fourth Italian Open… Read More.

Li Liga: Messi strikes as Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid 1-0 to clinch title

Lionel Messi’s 65th minute strike and season’s 41st league goal clinched the title for Barcelona as they defeated Atletico Madrid… Read More.

Golf: Rory McIlroy wins by seven strokes, sets record score at Wells Fargo

World number one Rory McIlroy has clinched the Wells Fargo Championship, setting a record tournament score of 267 and winning… Read More.