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Germany Mosul

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This image taken by a soldier from Iraq's Counter-Terrorism Service in July 2017 shows German teen Linda Wenzel after her capture by Iraqi forces in...

Germany Iraq
Germany Iraq

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This image taken by a soldier from Iraq's Counter-Terrorism Service in July 2017 shows German teen Linda Wenzel after her capture by Iraqi forces in...

East Timor's main parties able to form gov't but lose ground

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DILI, East Timor (AP) — East Timor's two main political parties won enough votes in a weekend parliamentary election to form another national unity...

Jordan releases security footage of shooting of 3 US troops
Jordan releases security footage of shooting of 3 US troops

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AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan's military released security camera footage Monday of a shooting in which a Jordanian soldier killed three U.S. military...

Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die
Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die

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LONDON (AP) — The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and...

U2's Bono meets French President Macron to discuss poverty
U2's Bono meets French President Macron to discuss poverty

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PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron has received pop singer and philanthropist Bono at the Elysee Palace in Paris for talks about poverty....

Yemen
Yemen

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FILE - In this Saturday, July 1, 2017, file photo, a man is treated for suspected cholera infection at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. Since April, a...

Red Cross chief visits besieged city on Yemen's front lines

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CAIRO (AP) — The chief of the international Red Cross made a rare visit to the front lines in Yemen Monday, taking a dirt road to reach the besieged...

Turkish parliament debates new bylaws; critics see muzzle

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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's parliament has begun debating a series of controversial changes to its bylaws that critics say aim to further curtail...

Spanish islands approve booze-free and bloodless bullfights
Spanish islands approve booze-free and bloodless bullfights

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MADRID (AP) — Bullfights in Spain's Balearic Islands will be shorter, bloodless and only for adults under new regulations passed Monday that also ban...

President's vetoes mark latest stage in Polish legal battle
President's vetoes mark latest stage in Polish legal battle

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A legislative package that would have put Poland's judicial system under the control of the country's governing party has sparked...

Britain Sick Baby
Britain Sick Baby

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Supporters of critically ill baby Charlie Gard outside the High Court in London after his parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard spoke Monday, July 24,...

Swedish leader says security leak in 2015 was disaster

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HELSINKI (AP) — A security leak in Sweden in 2015 is causing reverberations in the Scandinavian country two years later with Prime Minister Stefan...

UN: No reviving failed Cyprus peace talks anytime soon

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NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A United Nations envoy says he sees little chance of failed talks to reunify ethnically split Cyprus restarting anytime soon....

German automakers' shares fall on diesel emissions concerns
German automakers' shares fall on diesel emissions concerns

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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The German auto industry's troubles over excessive diesel emissions are looming larger. Shares in the three biggest German...

Fire on Danube River cruise ship: 8 suffer smoke inhalation

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VIENNA (AP) — Austrian emergency crews say a fire has broken out on a Danube River cruise ship, forcing the evacuation of nearly 200 people. They say...

France bringing top Libyan rivals together in new initiative
France bringing top Libyan rivals together in new initiative

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PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron will host a meeting of the two main rival leaders of chaotic Libya, his office said Monday, to try to...

Brazil's 1982 World Cup goalkeeper dies after heart attack

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Former Brazil goalkeeper Waldir Peres, a member of three World Cup teams, died on Sunday at the age of 66 after a heart attack....

Iran confiscates 30 horses, mules carrying weapons

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency is reporting that the country's border guards have confiscated 30 horses and mules that...

Prosecutor files request to resume landmark Srebrenica trial

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BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia's new chief war crimes prosecutor has filed a request to resume the landmark trial of eight former Bosnian Serb police...

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