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{FD} New PM: Poland needs to protect its national interests

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Poland “fits the European puzzle” and should be allowed to protect its national interests and character even while being a member of the European Union, the country’s new prime minister said Tuesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Liberia sets Dec. 26 date for runoff presidential election

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Liberia’s National Elections Commission has set Dec. 26 as the date for the presidential runoff vote. Continue reading

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{FD} Venezuela official orders probe into former UN ambassador

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The chief prosecutor in Venezuela says his office has launched a probe into the country’s former oil czar and ambassador to the United Nations. Continue reading

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{FD} Mexico’s president again stumbles in public speaking

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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has drawn scorn on the internet after making a grade-school grammar mistake that his office corrected in an official transcript of his remarks. Continue reading

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{FD} Italy: helicopters ferry flood victims to safety

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Italian firefighters used helicopters and rubber dinghies to evacuate stranded residents of a town in the northern region of Emilia Romagna that flooded when waters overran earthen dikes. Continue reading

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{FD} Dennis Rodman wants North Korea, Guam basketball game for peace

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Former NBA Star Dennis Rodman believes he can broker a peace deal between the United States and North Korea. Continue reading

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{FD} Most fake bomb calls that beset Russia coming from Syria

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A top Russian official says most of the fake bomb calls that have plagued cities across Russia have come from Syria. Continue reading

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{FD} Muslim leaders to convene extraordinary summit for Jerusalem

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Leaders and high-ranking officials of Muslim countries will meet Wednesday in Istanbul for an extraordinary summit to discuss “repercussions” from the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Continue reading

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{FD} EU clears easyJet purchase of part of Germany’s Air Berlin

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The European Union has cleared easyJet’s planned acquisition of part of bankrupt German airline Air Berlin. Continue reading

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{FD} 2 teenage girl suicide bombers kill 4 in Nigeria’s north

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A Nigerian official says two teenage girl suicide bombers attacked the town of Gwoza, in the country’s north, killing at least four people. Continue reading

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{FD} Kenya’s president urges unity after divisive election season

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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is urging unity after a divisive election that was boycotted by his main opponent. Continue reading

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{FD} German soldier charged in far-right plot against politicians

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German prosecutors have indicted a soldier accused of plotting to kill prominent political figures and blame the attack on refugees — a cased that raised concerns about extremism in the country’s military. Continue reading

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{FD} EU aims to link visa, crime databases to boost terror fight

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The European Union is planning to link together its border, visa and fingerprint databases to plug information gaps and better combat terrorism and international crime. Continue reading

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{FD} Photos: Palmyra before and after ISIS

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Confessions of an ISIS archeologist from the now decimated ancient Syrian city of Palmyra Continue reading

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{FD} Russia shuts its embassy in Yemen, evacuates diplomats

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Russia says it has temporarily shut its embassy in Yemen and evacuated all of its diplomats. Continue reading

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{FD} Israeli Jewish radical sentenced to 4 years for church arson

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An Israeli court has sentenced a Jewish extremist to four years in prison for torching a famous Holy Land church in 2015. Continue reading

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{FD} Yemeni officials say police kill 3 militants in Aden

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Yemeni officials say security forces have killed at least three suspected militants in a raid in the southern port city of Aden. Continue reading

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{FD} Burundi’s president launches campaign to extend his rule

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Burundi’s president has launched a campaign to support constitutional amendments that could extend his rule. Continue reading

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{FD} After pulling out of UN migration talks, US supports world body’s refugee effort

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The Trump administration, which pulled out of talks last week on a United Nations-sponsored Global Compact on Migration, is quietly staying the course on a proposed Global Compact on Refugees that aims to stem the worst crisis the world has seen since … Continue reading

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{FD} Charles Jenkins, Ex-US Army soldier who defected to North Korea, dead at 77

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Charles Jenkins, a former U.S. Army soldier who deserted to North Korea at the height of the Cold War, died Monday. He was 77. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Egypt official: Mideast peace prospects waning

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The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the fallout from the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel (all times local): 3:20 p.m. Egypt’s defense minister says chances for a Mideast peace deal have been diminished after the U…. Continue reading

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{FD} NATO prolongs chief Stoltenberg’s term for 2 more years

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NATO is giving Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg two more years at the head of the world’s biggest military alliance. Continue reading

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{FD} Dutch model, 19, found *****, dead after falling from condo balcony in Malaysia

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A 19-year-old Dutch model who was intoxicated and half ***** died after she reportedly plunged from a balcony at a 20th floor condominium in Malaysia last week. Continue reading

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{FD} UNICEF: 400,000 Congo children suffering severe malnutrition

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The United Nations Children’s Fund says at least 400,000 children under 5 in Congo’s troubled Kasai region are severely malnourished. Continue reading

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{FD} Zimbabwe ex-leader Mugabe on 1st trip abroad since resigning

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Zimbabwe’s presidential spokesman says former leader Robert Mugabe and his wife, Grace, have traveled to Singapore on their first trip abroad since Mugabe resigned last month under pressure from the military and ruling party. Continue reading

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{FD} Poland’s new PM to list his goals in speech to lawmakers

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Poland’s new Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki is to outline his foreign and home policy goals, a day after he was sworn in and tasked with boosting the economy and Poland’s image abroad. Continue reading

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{FD} Somalia intelligence officials report suspected US airstrike

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A senior Somali intelligence official says a suspected U.S. airstrike has largely destroyed a minibus travelling near a rebel-held village in southern Somalia. Continue reading

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{FD} Poll: Over 90 percent of Palestinians oppose Trump move

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A new Palestinian opinion poll finds overwhelming opposition to President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Continue reading

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{FD} Lawmakers extend German military missions until spring

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German lawmakers have extended the military’s participation in missions against the Islamic State group and in Afghanistan, Mali and Iraq until the spring of 2018. Continue reading

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{FD} Thailand welcomes easing of EU political sanctions

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Thailand’s military junta has welcomed the European Union’s decision to ease political sanctions imposed against it for overthrowing an elected government in 2014. Continue reading

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{FD} Syrian opposition says government obstructing Geneva talks

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The Syrian opposition claims the government delegation to the Geneva peace talks is coming up with new conditions, making it difficult to move forward. Continue reading

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{FD} German union calls for strike by pilots at Ryanair

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A union is calling on German-based pilots at budget airline Ryanair to strike in a dispute over pay and conditions, though it says there will be no walkouts in the days around Christmas. Continue reading

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{FD} Le Pen’s party charged with alleged EU funds misuse

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The party of French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has been charged with allegedly misusing European Parliament funds to pay parliamentary aides who did political work for the National Front. Continue reading

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{FD} Macedonia’s Zaev set to warm up ties with Greece, Kosovo

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Macedonia’s prime minister repeated his will to reach a solution with Greece following more than two decades of dispute over his country’s name. Continue reading

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{FD} US ambassador to UK hopes for Trump visit in new year

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America’s ambassador to Britain says he hopes US President Donald Trump will visit the UK next year despite his recent Twitter dispute with Prime Minister Theresa May. Continue reading

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{FD} India says Chinese construction on river dirtying water

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Officials in India’s northeast are complaining that Chinese construction activity on the upper reaches of one of Asia’s largest river that flows into India are likely turning the waters downstream turbid and unfit for human consumption. Continue reading

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{FD} EU suspends aid to Cambodian election commission

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The European Union says it has suspended assistance to Cambodia’s election commission following last month’s dissolution of the country’s main opposition party, and warned that next July’s general election will not be legitimate if the opposition is no… Continue reading

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{FD} Thousands of Russian private contractors fighting in Syria

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Before he was killed by a sniper in Syria at age 23, Ivan Slyshkin wrote a poignant message on social media to his fiancee: “We will see each other soon — and I will hold you as tight as I possibly can.” Continue reading

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{FD} Greece: 2nd climber dies on snowy slopes of Mt. Olympus

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Greek authorities say they have recovered the body of a climber who died while attempting to scale Mount Olympus, the country’s highest mountain, in the second such deadly accident there since last week. Continue reading

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{FD} Oscar Pistorius injured in prison fight over telephone: report

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Former Paralympic champion and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius was injured in a prison fight last week over the use of a public phone. Continue reading

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{FD} Russian youth activists canvass uphill for opposition leader

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Moscow teenagers Kirill Strizhov and Alexander Pelevin have never known a Russia without President Vladimir Putin. Continue reading

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{FD} UK inflation rate rises unexpectedly to 3.1 percent

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Bank of England Governor Mark Carney will have to write a letter to Britain’s Treasury chief explaining why inflation in the country is running by more than a percentage point above target. Continue reading

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{FD} Iran state TV: 6.2 magnitude earthquake rocks southern Iran

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Iran’s state TV says that a magnitude 6.2 earthquake has jolted the country’s southern province of Kerman. Continue reading

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{FD} Blast in Austrian gas plant kills one, injures 18

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An explosion at a natural gas facility near Austria’s border with Slovakia killed one person on Tuesday, authorities say. Continue reading

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{FD} Austria: 1 dead, 18 hurt in explosion at natural gas plant

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Authorities say that an explosion at a natural gas facility near Austria’s border with Slovakia has left one person dead. Continue reading

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{FD} Thousands still without power after storm Ana hit France

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About 36,000 households across France are still without power after Storm Ana hit the country. Continue reading

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{FD} Iceland closes gender gap but violence against women remains

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For nine years in a row, the World Economic Forum has ranked Iceland as having the world’s smallest gender-equality gap, and for about as long gender studies professor Gyda Margret Petursdottir has been asked how the Nordic island nation became such a … Continue reading

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{FD} Israel survey finds deep divisions, displeasure with leaders

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With the prime minister facing a slew of corruption allegations, the peace process at a standstill and the government moving to stifle critics, it is no secret that Israel is a deeply polarized nation. Continue reading

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{FD} Israeli ultra-Orthodox Jewish leader Shteinman dies at 104

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Rabbi Aharon Leib Shteinman, the spiritual leader of Israel’s non-Hassidic ultra-Orthodox Jews of European descent, has died. Continue reading

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{FD} Pakistani army: Militants attack patrol, killing 2 soldiers

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Pakistan’s army says militants opened fire on an army vehicle on patrol in the country’s mountainous northwestern region near the Afghan border, killing two soldiers. Continue reading

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