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China splurging on military as US pulls back

April 24, 2014

QINGDAO, China (AP) — China's navy commissioned 17 new warships last year, the most of any nation. more »»

Bomb kills 4 in Pakistan; airstrikes hit militants

April 24, 2014

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A bombing in southern Pakistan killed a police officer known for his anti-militant campaigns and three other people on Thursday while army officials said the Pakistani ai... more »»

EU, post-Soviet republics meet on partnership plan

April 24, 2014

PRAGUE (AP) — Amid Ukraine's deepening crisis, the presidents of post-Soviet republics and EU member states are gathering in Prague to save a project to boost their ties. more »»

Classes begin at SKorean school full of mourning

April 24, 2014

ANSAN, South Korea (AP) — Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemum... more »»

Obama: US would defend Japan in islands dispute

April 24, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — Showing solidarity with Japan, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. more »»

Obama: New sanctions against Russia are 'teed up'

April 24, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — Warning Russia that new economic sanctions are "teed up," President Barack Obama accused Moscow of failing to live up to an agreement last week to ease tensions in eastern Ukraine. more »»

Obama calls for peaceful end to island dispute

April 24, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — Standing next to Japan's leader, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. more »»

Nepal officials go to Everest to try to end crisis

April 24, 2014

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — With the Mount Everest climbing season increasingly in doubt, Nepalese tourism officials traveled to base camp Thursday to negotiate with Sherpas who want to walk off the... more »»

UN considering sanctions over South Sudan massacre

April 24, 2014

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The U.N. more »»

SKorea ferry toll hits 159 as relatives wait

April 24, 2014

JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Divers made their way deeper Thursday into the submerged wreck of a ferry that sank more than a week ago as the death toll neared 160 and relatives of the more than 140... more »»

Material on Australian shore not from Malaysia jet

April 24, 2014

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian officials said Thursday that after examining detailed photographs of unidentified material that washed ashore in the southwestern part of the country they ar... more »»

Syrian activists accuse Assad of new gas attacks

April 23, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces have attacked rebel-held areas with poisonous chlorine gas in recent weeks and months, leaving men, women and children coughing, choking and gasping for... more »»

Amid Russia warning, Ukraine is in a security bind

April 23, 2014

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russia's foreign minister warned Wednesday that attacks on Russian citizens or interests in Ukraine would bring a firm response and drew a comparison to the circumstances... more »»

Ex-Senegalese president to retry homecoming

April 23, 2014

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A Senegalese party official says the former president plans to return home on Thursday after finally receiving permission for his plane to land for what was supposed to be... more »»

UN says it sheltered thousands from Sudan killings

April 23, 2014

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The United Nations mission in South Sudan accused the government Wednesday of spreading false claims that the U.N. more »»

As peace deadline nears, Abbas says he has options

April 23, 2014

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is trying to show that he has alternatives if U.S. more »»

UN seeks probe of alleged chlorine gas in Syria

April 23, 2014

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council called for an investigation Wednesday into reports of alleged chlorine gas use in some Syrian towns, causing deaths and injuries.

Nigeria's U. more »»

Russian social media CEO quits, flees country

April 23, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — The founder of Russia's leading social media network — a wunderkind often described as Russia's Mark Zuckerberg — has left his post as CEO and fled the country as cronies of... more »»

Bomb, shooting in Egypt kills 2 police officers

April 23, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — A senior Egyptian police officer was killed by a bomb placed under his car in a western Cairo suburb Wednesday, the latest in a series of targeted attacks on police and the military... more »»

Syrian lawmaker first to announce presidential bid

April 23, 2014

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A Syrian lawmaker registered as a candidate Wednesday for the country's June 3 presidential election, becoming the first official contender in a vote that will take place... more »»

 
 

 

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