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Critical Turkish newspaper publishes blank issue in protest

May 20, 2017

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish opposition paper has published a "May 19 Press Freedom Special Edition," left blank in protest of detentions of some staff members. more »»

Merkel wants to restart Minsk talks on eastern Ukraine

May 20, 2017

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has told Ukraine's president that she wants to initiate new talks on the stagnant peace process in his country. more »»

The Latest: Nowegian FM welcomes Rouhani's re-election

May 20, 2017

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on Iran's presidential election (all times local):

5:10 p.. more »»

German defense minister sees Jordan potential to host troops

May 20, 2017

DEAD SEA, Jordan (AP) — Germany's defense minister said Saturday that a Jordanian air base she visited has "a lot of potential" as a possible alternative for German troops stationed in Turkey. more »»

Iran's President Rouhani wins 2nd term by a wide margin

May 20, 2017

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani won re-election by a wide margin Saturday, giving the moderate cleric a second four-year term to see out his agenda pushing for greater freedom... more »»

Iran state TV declares Rouhani winner in vote for 2nd term

May 20, 2017

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state television declared incumbent President Hassan Rouhani the winner of the country's presidential election on Saturday, giving the 68-year-old cleric a second... more »»

Iran state TV declares Rouhani wins vote for second term

May 20, 2017

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state television has declared incumbent President Hassan Rouhani the winner of the country's presidential election, giving him a second four-year term to see out his... more »»

At WEF, entrepreneurs seen as solution for Mideast troubles

May 20, 2017

DEAD SEA, Jordan (AP) — More than 1,100 politicians and business people came together Saturday to find ways to transform stagnant economies of the troubled Middle East and North Africa. more »»

Iraq: Suicide attack near oil-rich Basra kills at least 8

May 20, 2017

BAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide bombing near the oil-rich city of Basra killed at least eight people as the Islamic State group took the fight against Iraqi forces deep into the country's south, a... more »»

Cambodians rally ahead of polls as US warns of intimidation

May 20, 2017

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia's main opposition party believes it has momentum on its side in next month's local elections, which will gauge the support for Prime Minister Hun Sen ahead of... more »»

Iran incumbent Rouhani holds commanding lead in vote tally

May 20, 2017

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's incumbent President Hassan Rouhani had a commanding 59 percent lead over his rivals in an initial and partial count of votes in the election, according to official... more »»

Food cart shut down? Turn to Egypt's president on live TV

May 20, 2017

CAIRO (AP) — Beaming, President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi sat before an audience next to a young TV presenter who praised him for his transparency and straight talk. more »»

Taiwan's Tsai keeps domestic focus amid China's isolation

May 20, 2017

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — After a year in office, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's administration is shunned by an angry China and facing even greater international isolation. more »»

President's scandal has Brazilians pondering new government

May 20, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Many Brazilians are already looking ahead to the likelihood of a new government after two days of corruption allegations battered President Michel Temer and produced a strea... more »»

US protests intercept by Chinese jets; China blames US

May 20, 2017

BEIJING (AP) — China denied U.S. more »»

Venezuelan leader to Trump: 'Get your pig hands out of here"

May 19, 2017

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro delivered his most scathing critique of U.S. more »»

Iraqi officials: Car bombings in Baghdad kill 11 people

May 19, 2017

BAGHDAD (AP) — Two car bombs in southwestern Baghdad killed 11 people, including four police officers, and wounded at least 20 late on Friday night, according to Iraqi police and hospital... more »»

Brazil's top prosecutor accuses Temer of obstructing justice

May 19, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's top prosecutor is accusing President Michel Temer of corruption and obstruction of justice, according to an investigation released Friday by the supreme court,... more »»

The Latest: Top newspaper calls on Brazil leader to quit

May 19, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Latest on Brazil's political crisis (all times local):

4:30 p.. more »»

Iranians turn out in large numbers for closely watched vote

May 19, 2017

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Millions of Iranians voted late into the night Friday to decide whether incumbent President Hassan Rouhani deserves another four years in office after securing a landmark... more »»

 
 
 

 

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