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Turkey issues warrants for 42 journalists amid criticism

July 25, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey on Monday issued warrants for the detention of 42 journalists suspected of links to the alleged organizers of a failed military uprising, intensifying concerns that a sweeping crackdown on alleged coup plotters could target media for any news coverage critical of the government. While the Turkish government said it is [&hellip...

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IS attacker: Germans “won’t be able to sleep peacefully”

July 25, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — A Syrian man who tried unsuccessfully to claim asylum in Germany pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group and vowed the nation’s people “won’t be able to sleep peacefully anymore” in a cell phone video...

After Munich shooting, tearful witnesses linger at scene

July 23, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

A woman mourns in front of flowers near the Olympia shopping center where a shooting took place leaving nine people dead the day before in Munich, Germany, Saturday, July 23, 2016. Police piecing together a profile of the gunman whose rampage at a Munich mall...

El Salvador looks for new ‘national reconciliation’ law

July 23, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

In this June 1, 2014 file photo, El Salvador’s President Salvador Sanchez Ceren sings the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front anthem during a rally with party supporters after his swearing-in ceremony in San Salvador, El Salvador. Sanchez Ceren...

IS attacks protest in Afghan capital, kills 80 people

July 23, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

Afghans help an injured man at a hospital after an explosion struck a protest march, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, July 23, 2016. Witnesses in Kabul say that an explosion struck the protest march by members of Afghanistan’s largely Shiite Hazara ethnic...

Armenian president urges gunmen to release hostages

July 22, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

Police detain a protester while clearing out the protest camp in Yerevan, Armenia, Thursday, July 21, 2016. More than 50 people have been injured in clashes near a police station in Armenia’s capital where armed men have been holding hostages for four...

Boris Johnson calls for UN help destroying Libya chemicals

July 22, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — In his first address to the United Nations as Britain’s foreign secretary, Boris Johnson on Friday praised a Security Council resolution calling on countries to help Libya dispose of its last remaining chemical weapons stocks by...

The Latest: Munich video shows gunman firing, people fleeing

July 22, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

Police officers point their weapons outside the Olympia mall in Munich, southern Germany, Friday, July 22, 2016 after several people have been killed in a shooting. (AP Photo/Sebastian Widmann) BERLIN (AP) — The latest developments on a deadly shooting...

Brazil nabs 10 IS backers in Olympics anti-terror swoop

July 21, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

A Brazilian Army soldier walks through a military security installation, in front of the National Stadium that will host the soccer matches during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, July 21, 2016. Brazilian federal police have arrested...

Diplomats:Ex-Portuguese minister tops poll for next UN chief

July 21, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

In this June 1, 2016 file photo, flags of some of the 193 countries fly in the breeze in front of the Secretariat building of the United Nations. The U.N. Security Council held its first informal poll Thursday, July 21 on the dozen candidates competing to...