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For Istanbul's Syrians, a time of hoping and hiding

When Syrian refugees first arrived in Istanbul almost eight years ago, many made for Fatih, a district of historic mosques ...

Brazil's Bolsonaro Suggests NGOs Setting Amazon Fires, Gives No Proof

RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil's official monitoring agency is reporting a sharp increase in wildfires this year, and President Jair ...

Iceland's Leader Won't Be Around to Welcome Pence

REYKJAVIK - Iceland's leader has announced that she will skip U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's visit to her Nordic nation, ...

Putin: US Missile Test Raises New Threats to Russia

HELSINKI - Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that the test of a new U.S. missile banned under a now-defunct ...

Macron: Russia Can't Return To G8 Format Before Ukraine Crisis Solved

French President Emmanuel Macron has said that readmitting Russia into the Group of Seven (G7) leading industrialized nations without resolving ...

Fuglsang pens new 2-year Astana deal ahead of Vuelta

Paris - Danish veteran Jakob Fuglsang penned a new two-year deal with Astana on Wednesday in a timely boost ahead ...

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Cardinal George Pell case far from over

MELBOURNE, Australia - While Cardinal George Pell's appeal has been denied, the case that has divided Australia is far from ...

Countries failing to honour funding pledges causing chaos in Yemen

SANA'A, Yemen - The United Nations is being forced to shut down a number of humanitarian programmes in Yemen. The ...

Pell case likely to end up in Australian High Court

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Victoria's Court of Appeal on Wednesday delivered one of the most significant judgments in Australian legal ...

Bus hijacking in Brazil ends, hijacker dead, hostages freed

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - A hostage situation in Rio de Janeiro involving a bus and thirty seven hostages has ...

Situation in Persian Gulf described as troubling and complex

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council has been briefed on the escalating hostilities in the Middle East. ...

Continuation of current situation in Yemen untenable, says UN envoy

ADEN, Yemen - A month ago, the United Nations top Yemen envoy told the Security Council the country was facing ...

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