Breaking News 20 February 2017

  • After Trump remarks, Saudi repeats Palestinian state support (AP)

  • Turkish army says 34 Kurdish militants killed in air strikes in Iraq (Reuters)

  • Iraqi troops push into ISIS-held southern outskirts of Mosul (AP)

  • Turkey detains over 1,500 in latest operations over alleged militant links (Reuters)

  • VP Mike Pence: EU, U.S. share common values, will search for new common ground with Russia (Reuters)

  • Famine declared in parts of South Sudan by UN, local government (AP)

  • U.S. service member dies in non-combat related incident in Iraq (Reuters)

  • Iran launches 'advanced' rockets during military exercises, local news reports (AP)

  • Report: Washington preparing to bring North Korean officials to U.S. for talks (Reuters)

  • Telephone owned by Adolf Hitler sells for $243,000 (AP)