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FILE - In this Sunday, July 9, 2017 file photo, supporters of Kemal Kilicdaroglu, the leader of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party, hold Turkish flags in Istanbul, as they gather for a rally following their 425-kilometer (265-mile) 'March for Justice' from capital Ankara to Istanbul. Turkey declared a three-month state of emergency after a failed coup attempt in 2016, and has extended it seven times since then, but it is scheduled to end at midnight Wednesday July 18, 2018, though opposition leaders insists that new anti-terrorism laws are just as oppressive as the emergency powers they will replace. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)
As state of emergency ends, Turkey mulls new terror lawsAs Turkey's two-year-long state of emergency comes to an end, the government is set to introduce new anti-terrorism laws that the opposition insists are just as repressive
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Norine Brunson, the wife of jailed U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson arrives at the prison complex in Aliaga, Izmir province, western Turkey, where her husband is appearing for his trial at a court inside the complex, Wednesday, July 18, 2018.  The court again denied his request for his release from custody and the case was adjourned until Oct. 12, 2018. The 50-year-old evangelical pastor from Black Mountain, North Carolina, USA, faces up 35-years in prison in Turkey on charges of "committing crimes on behalf of terror groups without being a member" and "espionage."  (AP Photo/Emre Tazegul)
US pastor denied release in latest trial hearing in TurkeyA court in western Turkey has again denied a request for the release from custody of an American pastor who is on trial on charges of aiding terror groups and engaging espionage
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Russia: Greece taking part in 'dirty provocations' for NATORussia has stepped up criticism of Greece following the expulsion of two of its diplomats from Athens
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Mere gun lover, or Siberian spy? Maria Butina's curious pathA 29-year-old Siberian woman faces a hearing on accusations she spied on the United States
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FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, Ukrainian Defence Minister Mykhailo Yezhel, during the welcoming ceremony in Warsaw, Poland.  Former Ukrainian defense minister Yezhel, who is accused of embezzling US dollars 2 million, told journalists Wednesday July 18, 2018, that he has been granted refugee status in neighbouring Belarus. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz, FILE)
Ex-official facing trial recognized as refugee in BelarusA former Ukrainian defense minister accused of embezzling $2 million has been granted refugee status in neighboring Belarus
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People with hands painted in red protest in front of the Italian Interior Ministry headquarters in Rome, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Dozens of protesters marched in front of the ministry to protest government's hard-line immigration policy. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
19 dead, 25 missing as migrant boat capsizes north of CyprusA Turkish Cypriot official says 19 people drowned when a boat loaded with as many as 150 people believed to be migrants capsized off the northern coast of Cyprus
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Security removes an apparent protester before a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin in the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018. (Antti Aimo-Koivisto/Lehtikuva via AP)
Correction: EU-Trump-Putin-Man Removed storyCorrection: EU-Trump-Putin-Man Removed story
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UK extremist convicted of plotting to kill prime ministerAn extremist loyal to the Islamic State group has been found guilty of plotting to kill the British prime minister
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European Commission gives OK to Kosovo's visa liberalizationA top European Commission official says that Kosovo has met all standards to enjoy the visa liberalization
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German foreign minister unconvinced by Trump about-turnGermany's foreign minister says President Donald Trump's walking back of comments on whether Russia interfered in the 2016 U.S. election "doesn't appear particularly convincing."
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Embattled UNAIDS chief Michel Sidibe arrives to attend a press conference, in Paris, France, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Sidibe has said he will not quit his job over criticism of his handling of sexual harassment allegations at the Geneva-based agency. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
UNAIDS chief says won't quit over agency harassment claimsUNAIDS chief says he won't quit over criticism of handling of sexual harassment claims
The Associated Press6 hours ago
3 suspected in Czech Republic of killing, trading in tigers3 suspected in Czech Republic of killing, trading in critically endangered tigers
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Russia offers to help refugees return, resettle in SyriaRussia's Defense Ministry has offered to help organize the return of Syrian refugees who fled during their country's civil war and want to go home
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Greece's migration minister Dimitris Vitsas speaks during a news conference in Athens, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Vitsas has warned that mainstream political parties across Europe are adopting a "xenophobic agenda" to maintain voter support. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
The Latest: EU border guards may be deployed in MacedoniaThe European Union and Macedonia have agreed to allow EU border guards to be deployed in Macedonia if the country, which borders Greece, faces "sudden migratory challenges."
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Romania's top court OKs residency rights for same-sex coupleRomania's top court OKs residency rights for same-sex Romanian-American couple
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