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Serbian troops on alert on Kosovo border as tensions mount

Serbian troops on alert on Kosovo border as tensions mount Serbia’s defense minister says the country has raised the combat readiness of its troops on the border with Kosovo amid increasing tensions with its former province ByThe Associated PressSeptember 23, 2021, 4:26 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressKosovo police …

France rallies EU as trust in US, UK and Australia wanes

France rallies EU as trust in US, UK and Australia wanes France’s European Union partners have agreed to put the country’s security spat with the U.S., Australia and Britain on top of the bloc’s political agenda in coming months By LORNE COOK Associated PressSeptember 21, 2021, 5:52 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail …

Poland sending 500 more troops to protect Belarus border

Poland sending 500 more troops to protect Belarus border Poland says it is sending 500 additional troops and special vehicles to the border with Belarus to strengthen it against increasing migrant pressure that it says is orchestrated by Belarus and Russia By MONIKA SCISLOWSKA Associated PressSeptember 20, 2021, 6:06 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare …

The Latest: Taliban to female Kabul city workers: Stay home

The Latest: Taliban to female Kabul city workers: Stay home The interim mayor of Afghanistan’s capital says many female city employees have been ordered to stay home by the country’s new Taliban rulers By The Associated PressSeptember 19, 2021, 3:34 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressAn Afghan girl looks …

The Latest: Pakistani PM to prod Taliban on inclusive govt

The Latest: Pakistani PM to prod Taliban on inclusive govt Pakistan’s prime minister says he has “initiated a dialogue” with the Taliban to prod them to form an inclusive government By The Associated PressSeptember 18, 2021, 12:58 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressA Taliban fighter prays inside a mosque …

Putin and Syria’s Assad hold talks in Moscow on rebel area

Russia’s Putin slams presence of foreign troops in Syria Russian President Vladimir Putin has slammed the presence of foreign troops in Syria, saying they are there against the will of the Syrian government and are blocking the consolidation of the war-torn country By ALBERT AJI and DARIA LITVINOVA Associated PressSeptember 14, 2021, 3:31 PM• 4 …

Cuban scientists say no evidence of attacks on diplomats

Cuban scientists say no evidence of attacks on diplomats Cuba has issued its most detailed report to date by local scientists criticizing allegations that U.S. and Canadian diplomats were subject to mysterious attacks while posted on the island By ANDREA RODRÍGUEZ Associated PressSeptember 13, 2021, 6:58 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this …

Turkey: Attack on troops in Syria kills 2 soldiers, wounds 3

Turkey: Attack on troops in Syria kills 2 soldiers, wounds 3 Turkish officials say an attack on Turkish troops in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province has left two soldiers dead and three others wounded ByThe Associated PressSeptember 11, 2021, 4:05 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article ISTANBUL — An attack on Turkish …

US pulls missile defenses in Saudi Arabia amid Yemen attacks

US pulls missile defenses in Saudi Arabia amid Yemen attacks Satellite photos analyzed by The Associated Press show the U.S. has removed its most advanced missile defense system and Patriot batteries from Saudi Arabia in recent weeks By JON GAMBRELL Associated PressSeptember 11, 2021, 12:32 PM• 6 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe …

‘A hungry monster’: Strong winds power wildfire in Spain

‘A hungry monster’: Strong winds power wildfire in Spain A major wildfire in southeast Spain is prevailing over efforts by 38 water-dropping aircraft and tearing through an area of hilly woodland for a second day ByThe Associated PressSeptember 10, 2021, 5:51 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article3:08 On Location: September 10, …

The Latest: UN envoy says Afghan economic crisis looms

The Latest: UN envoy says Afghan economic crisis looms The U.N. special envoy for Afghanistan is urging the world to unite to prevent the economic collapse of the country, to address fears the Taliban’s Islamic state may spread to its neighbors and to fight terrorism By The Associated PressSeptember 9, 2021, 8:56 PM• 8 min …

Russian, Belarusian leaders advance countries’ integration

Russian, Belarusian leaders advance countries’ integration The presidents of Russia and Belarus say they have made significant progress on integrating their countries’ economies, including forming common energy and financial markets ByThe Associated PressSeptember 9, 2021, 8:24 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressRussian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a joint …

US, Germany press for Iran to return soon to nuclear talks

US, Germany press for Iran to return soon to nuclear talks The U.S. and Germany have stepped up pressure on Iran to return soon to talks on its nuclear program By CHRISTOPH NOELTING and GEIR MOULSON Associated PressSeptember 8, 2021, 6:02 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressUS Secretary of …

Syria troops enter rebel-held district as part of truce

Syria troops enter rebel-held district as part of truce State media and the opposition say Syria forces have entered a rebel-held district in a volatile southern city as part of  a truce negotiated by Russia to end weeks of fighting By SARAH EL DEEB Associated PressSeptember 8, 2021, 3:05 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare …

UN: Migrants face ‘dire conditions’ at Poland-Belarus border

Polish lawmakers uphold state of emergency at Belarus border Poland’s parliament has upheld the state of emergency along the border with Belarus that was declared last week amid migration pressure By VANESSA GERA Associated PressSeptember 6, 2021, 6:07 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article3:07 On Location: September 6, 2021 Catch up …

NATO chief urges China to join nuclear arms control talks

NATO chief urges China to join nuclear arms control talks NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg is urging China to join international efforts to limit the spread of nuclear weapons amid concerns that the country is rapidly developing missiles capable of carrying atomic warheads ByThe Associated PressSeptember 6, 2021, 3:12 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to …

Police clash with opponents of Serbian church in Montenegro

Police clash with opponents of Serbian church in Montenegro Riot police in Montenegro have fired tear gas at protesters who fired gunshots in the air and hurled bottles and stones during the inauguration of the new head of the Serbian Orthodox Church in the small Balkan nation By PREDRAG MILIC Associated PressSeptember 5, 2021, 5:42 …

OPEC steadily adds back production as economy recovers

OPEC steadily adds back production as economy recovers OPEC and its allies are adding more oil back to the market as demand recovers from the worst of the coronavirus pandemic ByThe Associated PressSeptember 1, 2021, 5:41 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressFILE – In this Friday March 6, 2020 …

Leader says Belarus expects big shipment of Russian weapons

Leader says Belarus expects big shipment of Russian weapons The authoritarian leader of Belarus says the country will soon receive a large batch of Russian weapons, including dozens of combat jets, helicopters and top-of-the-line air defense missile systems By YURAS KARMANAU Associated PressSeptember 1, 2021, 4:57 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this …

Russian-brokered cease-fire takes hold in southern Syria

Russian-brokered cease-fire takes hold in southern Syria Syrian and opposition media are reporting that a Russian-negotiated cease-fire has taken effect in a volatile southern city, ending weeks of violence ByThe Associated PressSeptember 1, 2021, 2:44 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BEIRUT — A Russian-negotiated cease-fire took effect Wednesday in a …

Europe court: Russian probe into activist murder ineffective

Europe court: Russian probe into activist murder ineffective Europe’s top human rights court has ruled that Russian authorities failed to conduct an effective investigation into the killing of a prominent rights activist in the Russian republic of Chechnya ByThe Associated PressAugust 31, 2021, 7:22 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MOSCOW …

Fighting in southern Syria city kills 4 soldiers, 1 civilian

Fighting in southern Syria city kills 4 soldiers, 1 civilian Syrian government forces have shelled rebel-held parts of a volatile southern city killing at least one person, while insurgent attacks on army checkpoints killed four soldiers ByThe Associated PressAugust 30, 2021, 3:43 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BEIRUT — Syrian …

US donates 55 military vehicles to Kosovo

US donates 55 military vehicles to Kosovo Kosovo has received 55 armored security vehicles donated by the United States for the Kosovo Security Force, or KSF ByThe Associated PressAugust 30, 2021, 1:24 PM• 1 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article3:12 On Location: August 30, 2021 Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.The …

Iran and Syria vow to confront U.S. sanctions

Iran and Syria vow to confront U.S. sanctions Iran and Syria have vowed to take “mighty steps” to confront U.S. sanctions imposed on both countries, saying relations between the two regional allies will strengthen under Iran’s new leadership By ALBERT AJI Associated PressAugust 29, 2021, 2:11 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this …

Blast in northern Syria kills 8 militants, wounds others

Blast in northern Syria kills 8 militants, wounds others Syrian opposition activists say an explosion at the base of an al-Qaida-linked group in northern Syria has killed eight fighters and wounded others By BASSEM MROUE Associated PressAugust 24, 2021, 8:12 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article3:16 On Location: August 24, 2021 …

Greece wildfires: Firefighters get upper hand on 2 blazes

Greece wildfires: Firefighters get upper hand on 2 blazes Firefighting aircraft and ground forces in Greece have gained the upper hand over two new blazes that broke out in areas already scarred by major wildfires this summer By ELENA BECATOROS Associated PressAugust 23, 2021, 6:51 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe …

Putin launches construction of new warships amid tensions

Putin launches construction of new warships amid tensions Russian President Vladimir Putin has launched the construction of new nuclear submarines and other warships, part of a sweeping military modernization effort amid tensions with the West By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated PressAugust 23, 2021, 2:10 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article8:04 Russia targets …

Russian police detain journalists who back media freedom

Russian police detain journalists who back media freedom Russian police have detained several journalists who protested authorities’ decision to label a top independent TV channel as a “foreign agent.” ByThe Associated PressAugust 21, 2021, 7:26 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article8:24 Russia’s campaign against the Jehovah’s Witnesses Hundreds have been targeted …

Syria shot down 22 Israeli missiles, Russian military says

Syria shot down 22 Israeli missiles, Russian military says The Russian military says Syria’s air defense forces have shot down 22 of 24 missiles launched by Israeli warplanes during an airstrike against targets in Syria ByThe Associated PressAugust 20, 2021, 7:49 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MOSCOW — Syria’s air …

Greek wildfires: Major blaze on the wane, but not controlled

Greek wildfires: Major blaze on the wane, but not controlled A Greek minister says a major wildfire that has ravaged a pine forest for four days, burnt homes and led to the evacuation of villages northwest of Athens is on the wane, but not yet under control By SRDJAN NEDELJKOVIC and ELENA BECATOROS Associated PressAugust …