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Erdogan says Turkey will clear border of Syrian KurdsTurkey's president has slammed a U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish militant group and said will clear its entire border of "terrorists."
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
Supporters of the Movement of New Forces, the political party led by Mikheil Saakashvili, shout slogans calling for Ukraine's President Poroshenko to resign, in central Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. Writing on posters read: 'Impeachment'. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
Saakashvili's supporters rally in Ukrainian capitalMikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president turned opposition leader in Ukraine, has joined about 5,000 supporters at a rally in the Ukrainian capital to push for the ouster of the nation's president
The Associated Press1 hour ago
French skipper Francois Gabart reacts after his world record, in the Brest harbor, western France, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. Gabart has broken the record for sailing around the world alone, circumnavigating the planet in just 42 days and 16 hours. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
French sailor Gabart sets new solo round-the-world recordFrench sailor Gabart sets new solo round-the-world record
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Christmas tail: Europe deal could slow yuletide lobster bizChristmastime is typically a busy time of year for American seafood exporters, as lobster is popular in some European countries around the holiday
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A view of the chapel of San Bernardo inside the Basilica of the Vicoforte sanctuary, where the corpse of Queen Elena di Savoia was received and where the remains of King Vittorio Emanuele III of Savoia will be placed, in Vicoforte, near Cuneo in the Piedmont region, Italy, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. The remains of exiled King Victor Emmanuel III, whose rule through two world wars eventually ended Italy's monarchy, are expected to be returned soon to a family mausoleum near Turin. The announcement Saturday from the Sanctuary of Vicoforte came hours after the remains of the king's wife, Queen Elena, were secretly transferred to the sanctuary from Montpellier, France.  (Rafaele Sasso/ANSA via AP)
Remains of exiled Italian king arrive in Italy from EgyptThe remains of exiled former Italian King Victor Emmanuel III have arrived in northwest Italy, from Egypt, for interment in a mausoleum
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this image taken from video a member of Spain's Civil Guard stands outside a house near Canatvieja Spain on Friday Dec. 15, 2017. Spanish authorities  arrested a homicide suspect wanted for months by Italy after three people were killed in Spain, including two Civil Guards. Norbert Feher, a 36 year-old from Serbia, was arrested  at the house overnight near Cantavieja, a town in northeastern rural Spain, after he allegedly shot and killed a civilian and two Civil Guard police Thursday. Italy had issued a European arrest warrant for Feher for homicides and home invasion robberies.(Atlas via AP)
Homicide suspect agrees to extradition from Spain to ItalyA Spanish court says that a man suspected of killing three people in Spain has agreed to eventually being extradited to Italy to face more charges of homicides and robberies
The Associated Press3 hours ago
3 militant suspects killed in raid in Russia's CaucasusRussia's top domestic security agency says three suspected militants have been killed in a raid in the country's North Caucasus
The Associated Press5 hours ago
A view of the chapel of San Bernardo inside the Basilica of the Vicoforte sanctuary, where the corpse of Queen Elena di Savoia was received and where the remains of King Vittorio Emanuele III of Savoia will be placed, in Vicoforte, near Cuneo in the Piedmont region, Italy, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. The remains of exiled King Victor Emmanuel III, whose rule through two world wars eventually ended Italy's monarchy, are expected to be returned soon to a family mausoleum near Turin. The announcement Saturday from the Sanctuary of Vicoforte came hours after the remains of the king's wife, Queen Elena, were secretly transferred to the sanctuary from Montpellier, France.  (Rafaele Sasso/ANSA via AP)
Remains of exiled Italian king to be returned after 70 yearsRemains of Italy's exiled King Victor Emmanuel III to be returned from Egypt after 70 years
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Populist far-right leaders want no EU in future EuropeFar-right populists in Europe are vowing to work together to create a new model of intercontinental cooperation that is far removed from the European Union
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Foreign Minister and leader of the Austrian People's Party, OEVP, Sebastian Kurz, left,  and Heinz-Christian Strache,  chairman of the right-wing Freedom Party, FPOE, talk to press after talks with Austrian President Alexander van der Bellen  at the Hofburg palace in Vienna, Austria, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
New Austrian government pledges pro-EU approach, more policeThe new Austrian government led by a conservative and a nationalist party is pledging to tighten the country's asylum and immigration regulations while maintaining a firm commitment to the European Union
The Associated Press22 hours ago
Bavarian State Governor and Chairman of German Christian Social Union party, CSU, Horst Seehofer, gestures during his speech at a party convention of the German Christian Social Union party  in Nuremberg, Germany, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Merkel's Bavarian ally re-elects Horst Seehofer as leaderGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavaria-only sister party has re-elected Horst Seehofer as its leader, but with his weakest support so far following a dismal performance in September's election
The Associated Press1 day ago
People protest during the "Chain of the lights" demonstration against judicial reforms, near the Presidential Palace in Warsaw, Poland, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017.  Some thousands of protesters across Poland demonstrate against proposed new legislation that may give the ruling party control over courts and a key judicial body. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
Poland's senators defy EU warnings, approve judicial lawsPoland's senators approve legislation that gives the government greater control of a top court and a key judicial body despite warnings from European Union leaders that the move could put the country at risk of losing its EU voting rights
The Associated Press1 day ago
Heinz-Christian Strache, left, chairman of the right-wing Freedom Party, FPOE, shakes hands with Foreign Minister and leader of the Austrian People's Party, OEVP, Sebastian Kurz, after forming a new coalition government in Vienna, Austria, Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
Coalition govt reached in Austria signals shift to rightAustrian conservative and nationalist parties say they have reached a deal on a new coalition government which will make 31-year-old Sebastian Kurz the new chancellor and Europe's youngest leader
The Associated Press1 day ago
The Latest: Poland's senators defy EU, approve judicial lawsPoland's senators have overwhelmingly approved legislation that gives the ruling party control over a top court and a key judicial body despite warnings from European Union leaders that the country could eventually be stripped of its EU voting rights
The Associated Press1 day ago
Spanish court allows extradition of 121 Taiwanese to ChinaA Spanish court has granted China's extradition request for 121 Taiwanese accused of belonging to Spain-based gangs which swindled people in China out of millions of euros (dollars) by telephone
The Associated Press1 day ago
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