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Pilot of Libyan jet lands in Tunisia, reports plane problemA Tunisian Defense Ministry spokesman says a Libyan military jet trainer that violated Tunisian airspace has been forced to land on the outskirts of the southeastern city of Medenine
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listens to reporters questions during a press conference in Hong Kong Monday, July 22, 2019. Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam denies that police colluded with the masked assailants who indiscriminately attacked residents in a subway station. Lam called "unfounded" allegations that the police were working together with the Yuen Long station assailants, who beat people Sunday evening using steel pipes and wooden poles. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
China lashes out at Hong Kong protest targeting its officeChina has harshly criticized a demonstration in which eggs were thrown at its office in Hong Kong and messages spray-painted on the walls
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Greece's Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis addresses lawmakers during a parliamentary session to present his government's policies in Athens, Saturday, July 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
Greek parliament to confirm new governmentLawmakers in Greece are set to hold a vote to confirm the majority in Parliament held by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis' new conservative government following a general election on July 7
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Ukrainian tycoon and one of the leaders of the 'Opposition Platform-For Life' political party Viktor Medvedchuk reacts while speaking at his headquarters after the parliamentary election in Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday, July 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
Ukrainian leader's party on track to win parliament majorityThe party of Ukraine's president was on track Monday to win an absolute majority in parliament, a first in the country's modern history that would hand President Volodymyr Zelenskiy a clear mandate for change
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
In this Sunday, July 21, 2019 photo, an aerial view shows a speedboat of Iran's Revolutionary Guard moving around the British-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero which was seized in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday by the Guard, in the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas. Global stock markets were subdued Monday while the price of oil climbed as tensions in the Persian Gulf escalated after Iran's seizure of a British oil tanker on Friday. (Morteza Akhoondi/Tasnim News Agency via AP)
Britain's May chairs emergency session on seized tankerBritish PM May chairs emergency security session on how to respond to Iran's seizure of British-flagged tanker
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2018, file photo, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya Amano of Japan addresses the media during a news conference after a meeting of the IAEA board of governors at the International Center in Vienna, Austria. The IAEA said Monday, July 22, 2019, it is announcing with regret the death of Amano. The Secretariat did not say how Amano, who was 72, died.  (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
IAEA chief Yukiya Amano who oversaw Iran deal dies at 72Yukiya Amano, the International Atomic Energy Agency's director general, has died at 72
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
UK legislator charged with 2 sexual assaults against womenA Conservative Party legislator in Britain has been charged with sexually assaulting two women
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
New House Speaker Allan Peter Cayetano is greeted before taking his oath during the opening of the 18th Congress at the House of Representatives in Quezon city, metropolitan Manila, Philippines Monday, July 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
Duterte: No way to stop China from fishing in exclusive zonePresident Rodrigo Duterte says there's no way to stop Chinese nationals from fishing in his country's exclusive economic zone claimed by China and added he would not risk losing Filipino forces in a clash with Beijing in the South China Sea
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sea-Watch3 German captain Carola Rackete leaves after being questioned in court in the southern Sicilian town of Agrigento, Italy, Thursday, July 18, 2019. Rackete, who forced a government block docking at an Italian port after rescuing migrants, faces questioning by Italian prosecutors over allegedly aiding illegal immigration. (Pasquale Claudio Montana Lampo/ANSA via AP)
EU ministers meet in Paris on divisive issue of migrantsEuropean ministers have met in Paris seeking unity on how to deal with migrants crossing the Mediterranean Sea who are now being blocked out of ports by Italy and Malta, dragged back unwillingly to lawless Libya or used as pawns in political standoffs
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian White Helmet civil defense workers search for victims from under the rubble of a destroyed building that hit by a Syrian government airstrike, in the northern town of Ariha, in Idlib province, Syria, Friday, July 12, 2019. (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP)
Syrian activists say airstrikes kill 27 in rebel-held townSyrian opposition activists say an airstrike on a busy market in a rebel-held town in northwestern Syria has killed at least 27 people
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Leader of far right party Vox Santiago Abascal arrives at the Spanish parliament in Madrid, Spain, Monday, July 22, 2019. Spain's caretaker Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez will seek the endorsement of the Spanish Parliament on Monday ahead of this week's confidence votes for him to form a new government. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
New government for Spain hinges on late deal by left rivalsCaretaker Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez acknowledged in his first appeal to Spain's Parliament Monday to win its backing to form a government that he still lacks key votes to earn its endorsement
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 photo the head of the ruling party Jaroslaw Kaczynski,right, and former President Lech Walesa, second left, stay in front of a courtroom in Gdansk, Poland. The Appeals Court in Gdansk ruled Monday, July 22, 2019 that Walesa must apologize to Kaczynski for blaming him for a 2010 plane crash that killed Kaczynski's twin, then-President Lech Kaczynski. (AP Photo/Wojciech Strozyk, file)
Court: Walesa must apologize to Poland's ruling party headA Polish appeals court has ruled that Lech Walesa, a former president and pro-democracy fighter, must apologize to the head of the ruling party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, in a slander case
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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