- World German Official Accuses Turkey of 'Intolerable' Spying A German official on Tuesday accused Turkey of carrying out "unacceptable" spying on alleged sympathizers of the movement led by exiled preacher Fe...
- World Putin to Meet Iran's Rouhani in Moscow Russian President Vladimir Putin was Tuesday to host Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani for talks that will be closely watched for signs of their n...
The U.N. Security Council strongly condemned North Korea's test-firing of a missile on Friday, saying that the launch violated U.N. resolutions even if it was a failure.
The council demanded that North Korea refrain from further actions in violation of resolutions barring Pyongyang from developing ballistic missile technology.Full Story
Gunmen have abducted four Indonesian sailors and shot and wounded one crew member on the high seas off the east coast of Malaysia's Sabah state, waters where Abu Sayyaf militants are known to operate, a senior police official said Saturday.Full Story
A powerful earthquake hit southern Japan early Saturday, authorities said, sending panicked residents from their homes and damaging buildings in a region where nerves were already frayed by a swarm of strong shaking.Full Story
Russia is more dangerous than the Islamic State group, Poland's Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski told reporters Friday during a visit to Slovakia.Full Story
Former coup leader Azali Assoumani was narrowly elected president of the Comoros archipelago islands, according to official results released Friday, after a tense wait for ballots to be counted.Full Story
Germany on Friday put on trial a man accused of stabbing Cologne's mayor in the neck in a suspected violent protest against her welcoming stance towards refugees.Full Story
A radicalized Swede, who was arrested after his mother reported him to authorities, went on trial charged with terror offenses Friday after he allegedly tried to build a bomb similar to ones used in the 2013 Boston Marathon attacks.Full Story
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu called on two opposition parties Friday to back his push to alter Turkey's constitution, to allow prosecutions of pro-Kurdish lawmakers accused of "terrorist propaganda."Full Story
Afghan security forces drove Taliban fighters back from Kunduz city Friday, officials said, as the insurgents began the 2016 fighting season by targeting the northeastern provincial capital they briefly captured last year.Full Story
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and top EU officials will visit a Turkish border area with Syria later this month following last month's deal to stem the flow of migrants to Europe, a statement said on Friday.Full Story