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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras delivers a speech during the "Ancient Civilizations Forum" (ACForum) at Zappeio Conference Hall in Athens, Monday, April 24, 2017. Foreign Ministers and top officials from various countries attended the forum being held in the Greek capital. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
April 24, 2017 - 12:04 pm
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Representatives of Greece's bailout creditors are due in Athens to restart talks on further cutbacks, European officials said Monday, as they confirmed that the country last year far exceeded its budget targets. European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said the...
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April 24, 2017 - 11:04 am
BERLIN (AP) — German federal prosecutors say they have charged a 17-year-old Afghan citizen over allegations he joined the Taliban and participated in attacks against security forces. Prosecutors said Monday that Abdullah S.K., whose last name wasn't given in line with privacy laws, faces charges...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, speaks at a meeting with the leadership of the Russian parliament in St. Petersburg, Russia, Monday, April 24, 2017. At right back is State Duma, parliament's lower house, speaker Vyacheslav Volodin. At left back is parliament's upper house speaker Valentina Matviyenko. (Alexei Nikolsky/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
April 24, 2017 - 11:04 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday tacitly criticized a popular opposition leader whose efforts to expose official corruption fueled nationwide protests last month. Putin didn't name Alexei Navalny, but the reference was clear. The president said that it was important to...
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Albanian opposition supporters wave Albanian flags as they block a road at the entrance of the capital Tirana, Monday, April 24, 2017. Albanian opposition supporters have blocked the country's main road links, demanding that a caretaker cabinet be allowed to govern until the parliamentary election in June. (AP Photo/Hektor Pustina)
April 24, 2017 - 11:04 am
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian opposition supporters blocked the country's main roads Monday, demanding that a caretaker Cabinet be allowed to govern until the parliamentary election in June. Thousands of opposition supporters blocked five national crossroads for an hour. Opposition Democratic...
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April 24, 2017 - 10:04 am
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's government has obtained a five-minute cell phone video that shows the gruesome murders of two United Nations experts who were killed last month while investigating human rights abuses. In the video shown to journalists on Monday, a group of young men identify...
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April 24, 2017 - 10:04 am
ROME (AP) — Alitalia employees have wrapped up voting on a government-brokered deal to save Italy's flagship airline from bankruptcy. Some 12,500 Alitalia workers began voting last week on whether to accept a package offering less drastic wage cuts and fewer layoffs than first proposed. Parent...
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Participants of the yearly March of the Living place memory plaques on the rails in the former German Nazi Death Camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, in Brzezinka, Poland, Monday, April 24, 2017. Jews from Israel and around the world marched the 3km route from Auschwitz to Birkenau commemorating the Holocaust victims. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
April 24, 2017 - 10:04 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Thousands of people from around the world, many of them young Israelis, paid homage Monday to the millions who perished in the Holocaust at the former Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz. The event, the March of the Living, is a somber memorial march of about three kilometers...
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U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis , right, and U.S. Army General John Nicholson, left, commander of U.S. Forces Afghanistan, hold a news conference at Resolute Support headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, April 24, 2017. Mattis arrived unannounced in Afghanistan to assess America's longest war as the Trump administration weighs sending more U.S. troops. (Jonathan Ernst/Pool Photo via AP)
April 24, 2017 - 09:04 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The United States must confront Russia for providing weapons to the Taliban for use against American-backed forces in Afghanistan, top U.S. military officials said Monday. At a news conference with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at his side, Gen. John Nicholson, the American...
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French centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron leaves his apartment, in Paris, Monday, April 24, 2017. French voters shut out the political mainstream from the presidency for the first time in modern history, and on Monday found themselves being courted for the runoff election between populist Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron.(AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
April 24, 2017 - 09:04 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French election (all times local): 4:30 p.m. French presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron has marked the 102nd anniversary of the slaying of Armenians by Ottoman Turks in a brief ceremony in Paris. Macron laid a wreath and held a minute of silence at a monument in the...
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Qatar Airways CEO Akbar al-Baker speaks at a press conference during the Arabian Travel Market Exhibition in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Monday, April 24, 2017. Al-Baker said Monday that passenger numbers to the United States have dipped slightly over fears by some Muslim passengers that their visas may be rejected upon arrival. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
April 24, 2017 - 09:04 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The CEO of one of the Middle East's largest carriers said Monday passenger numbers to the United States have dipped slightly over fears by some Muslim passengers that their visas may be rejected upon arrival, but expressed confidence in President Donald Trump as a...
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