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Syria warns US: No unilateral strikes on militants

August 25, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — Syria said Monday it was ready to help confront the rising threat from the Islamic State group, but warned the United States against carrying out airstrikes without Damascus'... more »»

Troubled Libya now faces dueling governments

August 25, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — Libya's past, Islamist-dominated parliament reconvened Monday and voted to disband the country's current interim government, defying voters who elected its opponents to take over ami... more »»

Greek archaeologists enter large underground tomb

August 25, 2014

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Archaeologists excavating an ancient tomb under a massive burial mound in northern Greece have entered the underground structure, which appears to have been looted in... more »»

Gaza attacks triggers Israeli exodus from border

August 25, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Tens of thousands of Israelis have fled their homes in communities along the border with the Gaza Strip, reflecting growing fear and frustration as the war with Hamas drags on... more »»

French government dissolves over economic policy

August 25, 2014

PARIS (AP) — President Francois Hollande is weighing his options after dissolving the government on Monday over open feuding in the Cabinet about how much cutting — or spending — will revive the... more »»

Iran airs TV footage of purported Israeli drone

August 25, 2014

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A crash scene aired on Iranian state television Monday purported to show the wreckage of an Israeli drone shot down near an Iranian nuclear site, prompting questions about how... more »»

Outgoing Libyan parliament names rival government

August 25, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — Libya's outgoing parliament voted Monday to replace the current interim government with one headed by an Islamist-backed candidate, deepening the conflict-torn country's already star... more »»

Liberia: Doctor given experimental Ebola drug dies

August 25, 2014

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — A Liberian doctor who was among three Africans to receive an experimental Ebola drug has died, the country's information minister said Monday, as a top U.N. more »»

Dempsey in Afghanistan for transition talks

August 25, 2014

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Pentagon has developed plans that would allow American forces to remain in Afghanistan beyond the end of the year if the contested presidential election drags on and... more »»

Pakistan cleric at rally warns of 48-hour deadline

August 25, 2014

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani cleric leading a mass anti-government rally in front of parliament issued a 48-hour deadline Monday for the country's prime minister to step down, saying he's prepare... more »»

Iraq premier-designate: militias must follow state

August 25, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's prime minister-designate called on the country's numerous Shiite militias and tribes to come under government control and stop acting independently on Monday, as violence... more »»

Libya's outgoing parliament names new government

August 25, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — A Libyan lawmaker and television stations are saying that the country's outgoing parliament has voted to sack the current government and name a new one. more »»

Syrian official warns US: No unilateral airstrikes

August 25, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — While offering to assist any international effort to fight Islamic State militants, Syria's foreign minister warned the U.. more »»

Image of Asia: Playing games in the Philippines

August 25, 2014

In this photo by Aaron Favila, a boy aims a coin at his opponents' coins during a game in suburban Malabon, Philippines. more »»

UN rights chief: Crimes against humanity in Iraq

August 25, 2014

GENEVA (AP) — Islamic State fighters reportedly killed up to 670 prisoners in Mosul and committed other horrific abuses in Iraq that amount to crimes against humanity, U.N. more »»

Ukraine: Russian tank column enters southeast

August 25, 2014

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A column of Russian tanks and armored vehicles has crossed into southeastern Ukraine, away from where most of the intense fighting has been taking place, a top Ukrainian... more »»

France recalls 70th anniversary of WWII liberation

August 25, 2014

PARIS (AP) — President Francois Hollande has kicked off a day of commemorations for the 70th anniversary of the liberation of France in World War II. more »»

France's Socialist govt dissolves in internal feud

August 25, 2014

PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande dissolved the government on Monday after open feuding among his Cabinet over the country's stagnant economy. more »»

Iran TV shows off allegedly downed Israeli drone

August 25, 2014

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state TV on Monday broadcast footage purported to show an Israeli drone the country's Revolutionary Guard claimed to have shot down over the weekend near an Iranian... more »»

Gaza fighting rages on as new truce talks rumored

August 25, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Fighting between Israel and Gaza militants raged on Monday despite claims of new cease-fire efforts as hundreds of Israelis living in communities near the coastal... more »»

 
 

 

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