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Russia, Turkey conduct joint airstrikes on IS in Syria

January 18, 2017

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military said Wednesday it has teamed up with Turkey to conduct joint airstrikes, coordinated with Damascus, against an Islamic State group's stronghold in northern Syria. more »»

Gambia president-elect will be sworn in Thursday: Supporters

January 18, 2017

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Supporters of Gambia's president-elect insist that Adama Barrow will be sworn in Thursday on Gambian soi. more »»

EU, UK take contrasting messages from May's Brexit speech

January 18, 2017

LONDON (AP) — European Union leaders on Wednesday punctured U.K. more »»

Senegalese troops move toward Gambia borders amid crisis

January 18, 2017

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Gambia headed toward a showdown between longtime President Yahya Jammeh and the opposition president-elect who insists he will take office, as troops from neighboring Senega... more »»

Trump's strategy on Mexico could be 'dagger at Ohio'

January 18, 2017

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's threats to firms using Mexico as a manufacturing base will be counterproductive and could eventually cost thousands of American jobs,... more »»

Senegal troops heading for Gambia border, say residents

January 18, 2017

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Witnesses confirm that Senegalese troops are moving toward the Gambian border from two sides as pressure mounts for Gambia's president to step down. more »»

Gambia leader's term extended as tourists are evacuated

January 18, 2017

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Gambia headed Wednesday toward a possible midnight showdown between a president who refuses to leave office after his election loss and a president-elect who insists he will... more »»

Israeli Arab, policeman killed amid clashes over demolitions

January 18, 2017

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli Arab rammed his vehicle into a group of police officers on Wednesday, killing one of them before he was shot dead during clashes in southern Israel, police said. more »»

The Latest: Colombia expects more progress in peace talks

January 18, 2017

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):

5:40 p.m. more »»

4 quakes shake Italy, isolating towns blanketed under snow

January 18, 2017

ROME (AP) — Four strong earthquakes on Wednesday shook the same region of central Italy that suffered deadly temblors last year, sending quake-rattled residents into panic and further isolating... more »»

Israel expands missile defense system with new interceptor

January 18, 2017

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says it has expanded a missile defense system with the addition of longer range, more precise interception capabilities. more »»

Ivory Coast seeks end to unrest as gunfire cuts off port

January 18, 2017

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Gunfire cut off access to Ivory Coast's largest commercial port on Wednesday as officials pleaded with security forces to end the unrest that has shaken Africa's... more »»

Russia, Turkish in joint airstrikes on IS in northern Syria

January 18, 2017

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military says it has teamed up with Turkey to conduct joint airstrikes against an Islamic State group's stronghold in northern Syria.

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Bosnian Serb nationalist leader rejects US sanctions on him

January 18, 2017

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnian Serb nationalist leader Milorad Dodik has dismissed U.S. more »»

3 quakes shake Italy, isolating towns blanketed under snow

January 18, 2017

ROME (AP) — Three strong earthquakes shook central Italy in the space of an hour Wednesday, striking the same region that suffered a series of deadly quakes last year and further isolating towns... more »»

Japan hotel chain under fire over denial of Rape of Nanking

January 18, 2017

TOKYO (AP) — A fast-growing Japanese hotel chain is facing criticism over a book penned by the chain's owner that says the Rape of Nanking was fabricated. more »»

Turkey rounds up 27 with links to suspected nightclub gunman

January 18, 2017

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish police rounded up 27 people linked to the suspected gunman in Istanbul's New Year's Eve nightclub attack and the justice minister said Wednesday that the capture of... more »»

Auschwitz museum asks Germans, Austrians to donate items

January 18, 2017

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial museum is asking Germans and Austrians to donate private letters, memoirs, photos or any other items that could help historians better... more »»

Cyprus peace deal nudges closer as hurdles still to overcome

January 18, 2017

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Diplomats are meeting Wednesday in the Swiss resort of Mont Pelerin, charged with figuring out if the differences are bridgeable in a deal to reunify ethnically split Cyprus. more »»

 
 
 

 

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