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Suicide bomber hits Somalia presidential compound, 12 dead

August 30, 2016

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A suicide bomber has detonated an explosives-laden truck near the gate of Somalia's presidential palace in the capital on Tuesday, killing at least 12 people, police say. more »»

In bid against corruption, Greece to ax TV licenses

August 30, 2016

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's left-wing government launched an auction Tuesday for four private national television licenses, reducing the number from seven after a heated public debate on... more »»

Human Rights Watch: Palestinians abuse media, activists

August 30, 2016

JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian authorities are silencing dissent by cracking down on free speech and abusing local journalists and activists critical of their policies, a leading international huma... more »»

3 detained in Serbia for trying to smuggle 64 Afghans

August 30, 2016

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia's defense ministry says three people have been detained for attempting to smuggle 64 migrants from Afghanistan, including a pregnant woman and a baby. more »»

Kerry in India for strategic, commercial talks

August 30, 2016

NEW DELHI (AP) — U.S. more »»

Taliban appoint new military chief as new leader settles in

August 30, 2016

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Taliban have appointed a new military chief as the insurgents try to gain ground rather than talk peace under a new leadership, Taliban officials said in telephone interviews... more »»

France wants halt to 'imbalanced' EU-US trade deal talks

August 30, 2016

PARIS (AP) — The French government wants the European Union to end talks with the U.S. on forging a sweeping trade deal that it sees as too friendly to U.S. businesses. more »»

Poland investigates massive download of personal data

August 30, 2016

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Prosecutors and other state security officials in Poland are investigating unprecedented massive night downloading by bailiffs of personal data of some 1.4 million Poles. more »»

Iran releases jailed Texas graduate student

August 30, 2016

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian authorities have released a man jailed while home from his graduate studies in Texas after nearly five years, state media reported Tuesday. more »»

3 hurt as suicide bomber hits Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan

August 30, 2016

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan (AP) — A suspected suicide bomber on Tuesday crashed a car through the entrance of the Chinese Embassy in the Kyrgyzstan capital of Bishkek, detonating a bomb that killed the... more »»

Hundreds arrested during London's Notting Hill Carnival

August 30, 2016

LONDON (AP) — London police say they've made 454 arrests during the two-day Notting Hill Carnival as stabbings and drug offenses mar the Caribbean-inspired street party. more »»

HRW: Iraqi militias recruiting children ahead of Mosul push

August 30, 2016

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi militias are recruiting children from camps for civilians displaced by conflict ahead of the long-awaited operation to retake militant-held Mosul, according to a report... more »»

German EU commissioner 'wouldn't bet big money on Brexit'

August 30, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's European Union commissioner says public opinion in Britain could shift against leaving the bloc if the economy worsens as a result of the country's decision to exit. more »»

Brazil's president proclaims innocence at impeachment trial

August 30, 2016

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — In a 14-hour session that was less electric than expected, Brazil's suspended president proclaimed her innocence at her impeachment trial Monday, branding her vice... more »»

Mexico's top police chief out after execution allegations

August 29, 2016

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's president dismissed the chief of the federal police force Monday, less than two weeks after the country's human rights commission released a scathing report alleging... more »»

Obama to juggle security, climate, rights on final Asia trip

August 29, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama faces thorny talks about the fight against the Islamic State group, climate change and human rights when he sets off this week across the Pacific for an... more »»

US urges halt to Turkish, Kurdish clashes in northern Syria

August 29, 2016

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The U.S. on Monday urged Turkish troops and Kurdish forces in northern Syria to halt their fighting, saying it hinders efforts to defeat the Islamic State grou. more »»

 
 
 

 

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