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In this Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, photo, evangelical preacher Franklin Graham speaks in front of audience in Hanoi, Vietnam. More than 10,000 Vietnamese have filled up a stadium in a rare Christian evangelistic event led by the Rev. Franklin Graham, who says he wants the communist government to consider Christians its best citizens. (AP Photo/Hau Dinh)
December 08, 2017 - 10:05 pm
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — More than 10,000 Vietnamese filled up a stadium in a rare Christian evangelistic event led by the Rev. Franklin Graham, who said he wants the communist government to consider Christians its best citizens. Despite sweeping economic reforms over the past 30 years that made...
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FILE - In this Friday Nov. 30, 2012 file photo, Two UN soldiers stand guard in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo. Rebels attacked a United Nations peacekeeping base in eastern Congo, killing at least 14 peacekeepers and wounding 40 others Friday Dec. 8 2017, in the worst violence against the mission in this Central African country in years. Deputy spokesman Farhan Haq in New York said the peacekeepers were mainly from Tanzania, and that at least five Congolese soldiers also were killed in the assault blamed on one of the region's deadliest rebel groups. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay File)
December 08, 2017 - 6:40 pm
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — In the deadliest single attack on a United Nations peacekeeping mission in nearly 25 years, rebels in eastern Congo killed 15 peacekeepers and wounded over 50 others in an assault on their base that was launched at nightfall and went on for hours. U.N. Secretary-General...
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Israel's U.N. Ambassador Danny Dannon speaks in the Security Council at United Nations headquarters, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
December 08, 2017 - 6:31 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — One by one, 14 members of the U.N. Security Council have spoken out against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel at an emergency meeting, some with regret and some with anger at the 15th member, the United States. It wasn't the...
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Palestinian Ambassador to the United Nations Riyad Mansour speaks in a Security Council meeting at United Nations headquarters, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
December 08, 2017 - 6:26 pm
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the fallout of the Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel (all times local): 2:20 a.m. The White House is urging all parties to "act in a matter conducive to peace" amid violent protests over President Donald Trump's decision to...
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Poland's most powerful politician, ruling Law and Justice party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski, center, attends a vote in parliament in Warsaw, Poland, on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017 in which lawmakers approved legislation that gives his party control over the Supreme Court. The opposition and the European Union leaders say the legislation threatens the rule of law. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
December 08, 2017 - 3:51 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the political situation in Poland (all times local): 10:45 p.m. Top European Union official Donald Tusk says that its liberal economic approach and pro-Western attitude might suggest that Poland's ruling party wants to improve its tarnished relations with the...
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FILE - In this Sept. 6, 1991 file photo, dancer Rudolf Nureyev concentrates as he conducts for the very first time an ensemble in Deauville, Normandy. The Bolshoi Theater on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 is to premiere a controversial ballet about dancer Rudolf Nureyev after the original opening was postponed and its director arrested. The production’s opening was cancelled on short notice in July, raising concerns that the ballet’s frank treatment of Nureyev’s gay relationships had offended authorities. (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere, file)
December 08, 2017 - 1:41 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's history Bolshoi Theater is getting ready to premiere a ballet about dancer Rudolf Nureyev after the original opening was postponed and its director arrested. The production's Moscow opening was canceled on short notice in July, raising concerns that the ballet's frank...
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Israeli soldier stands during clashes with Palestinians following a protest against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in the West Bank City of Nablus, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)
December 08, 2017 - 12:56 pm
JERUSALEM (AP) — Large crowds of worshippers across the Muslim world staged anti-U.S. marches Friday, some stomping on posters of Donald Trump or burning American flags in the largest outpouring of anger yet at the U.S. president's recognition of bitterly contested Jerusalem as Israel's capital. In...
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An anti Brexit demonstrator waves EU and British flags in Westminster in London, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May, met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker early Friday morning following crucial overnight talks on the issue of the Irish border. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
December 08, 2017 - 12:00 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the Brexit talks (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The leader of Britain's Labour Party wants Prime Minister Theresa May to provide more "clarity" about an alleged breakthrough deal in Brexit negotiations with the European Union. Jeremy Corbyn reiterated Friday that his...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker address a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May, met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker early Friday morning following crucial overnight talks on the issue of the Irish border.(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
December 08, 2017 - 11:19 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Britain and the European Union hailed a breakthrough Friday that allows them to begin talks on their post-Brexit relations without answering some key questions about how their divorce will play out. With pressure building on British Prime Minister Theresa May's fragile government,...
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December 08, 2017 - 10:20 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — George Soros' Open Society Foundations say a picture of a dead pig with an ambiguous inscription posted by a ruling party lawmaker on his Facebook page is an anti-Semitic attack on their founder. Janos Pocs from Prime Minister Viktor Orban's ruling Fidesz party posted the...
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