Russia sends 2 nuclear-capable bombers to Venezuela 2018-12-10T20:49:09Z 2018-12-10T17:31:06Z 2018-12-10T20:49:08Z The Russian military says two of its nuclear-capable strategic bombers have arrived in Venezuela, a deployment that comes amid soaring Russia-U.S. tensions.
US backers of Paris accord set up camp at climate talks 2018-12-10T20:49:08Z 2018-12-07T12:35:35Z 2018-12-10T20:49:07Z Hundreds of U.S. states, cities, businesses and churches are establishing a presence at the U.N. climate talks to show many Americans remain committed to curbing global warming.
Italian police probing deadly stampede find pepper spray can 2018-12-10T20:49:06Z 2018-12-09T10:48:05Z 2018-12-10T20:49:04Z Italian police are questioning more witnesses to find who sprayed an irritant, triggering a deadly disco stampede. UNAIDS found in 'crisis' after sex harassment claims 2018-12-10T20:49:03Z 2018-12-07T14:55:09Z 2018-12-10T20:49:01Z Independent experts looking into allegations of sexual harassment inside UNAIDS says the U.N agency's leadership is "in crisis" and says it should consider whether its top official must go.
Nobel Peace winners urge global action vs. sexual violence 2018-12-10T20:49:00Z 2018-12-10T13:28:07Z 2018-12-10T20:48:57Z Nadia Murad, the Iraqi woman who shares this year's Nobel Peace Prize for her activism against sexual violence in wartime, says she wants world leaders to translate sympathy for the victims into action against the abusers. UK nerve agent survivor fears poison will soon kill him 2018-12-10T20:48:59Z 2018-12-09T13:48:08Z 2018-12-10T20:48:56Z A British man who was exposed to the deadly nerve agent Novichok says he is struggling with his eyesight and mobility, and fears the poison will kill him within a decade.
Macron vows tax relief, urges calm in bid to quell protests 2018-12-10T20:48:57Z 2018-12-10T08:38:36Z 2018-12-10T20:48:53Z French President Emmanuel Macron is preparing to speak to the nation at last, after increasingly violent protests against his leadership.
China pressures US, Canada ahead of Huawei hearing 2018-12-10T20:48:48Z 2018-12-10T06:48:38Z 2018-12-10T20:48:47Z China ups pressure on US, Canada for release of top Chinese technology executive.
Brexit deal in turmoil as May postpones Parliament vote 2018-12-10T20:48:45Z 2018-12-10T08:28:35Z 2018-12-10T20:48:45Z The European Union's top court has ruled that Britain can change its mind over Brexit, boosting the hopes of people who want to stay in the EU that the process can be reversed.
EU eyes ways to bolster Ukraine economy amid Russia tension 2018-12-10T20:48:27Z 2018-12-10T16:28:12Z 2018-12-10T20:48:24Z The European Union's top diplomat says the bloc is studying ways to help bolster the economy in strife-torn eastern Ukraine amid tensions with Russia over a naval confrontation in the Black Sea last month. Protesters disrupt US fossil fuel event at UN climate talks 2018-12-10T20:39:49Z 2018-12-10T05:08:43Z 2018-12-10T20:39:44Z More than 450 asset managers, including major pension funds and insurance companies, are calling on governments to phase out coal-fired power plants and put a meaningful price on carbon to help tackle climate change.
Climate group: 14 activists banned by conference host Poland 2018-12-10T20:39:47Z 2018-12-10T17:41:06Z 2018-12-10T20:39:43Z An environmental group says at least 14 foreigners have been detained or deported by Poland's Border Guard since the start of the U.N. climate conference in the south of the country. China launches pioneering mission to far side of moon 2018-12-10T20:39:44Z 2018-12-07T05:55:45Z 2018-12-10T20:39:40Z Rising space power China is preparing to launch a ground-breaking mission to soft-land an unmanned spacecraft on the far side of the moon.
The Latest: EU official: Bloc won't renegotiate Brexit deal 2018-12-10T20:39:39Z 2018-12-10T12:28:20Z 2018-12-10T20:39:36Z British Prime Minister Theresa May will make an emergency statement to Parliament about Brexit, amid reports that a crucial vote on her EU divorce deal will be postponed. Yemen's warring sides negotiating truce for key port Hodeida 2018-12-10T20:39:36Z 2018-12-10T14:08:09Z 2018-12-10T20:39:32Z Delegations from Yemen's warring sides are negotiating over expanding a shaky truce in the key port city of Hodeida, a point considered major by the United Nations who are sponsoring talks in Sweden and seek to restore needed aid deliveries by sea. UN Syria envoy: Work ongoing for constitutional committee 2018-12-10T20:39:34Z 2018-12-10T15:28:11Z 2018-12-10T20:39:31Z The U.N. Special envoy for Syria says work is still ongoing to try form a committee meant to draft a new constitution before the end of the year. Nearly 85 percent of UN nations back migration deal; not US 2018-12-10T20:39:27Z 2018-12-10T07:28:33Z 2018-12-10T20:39:26Z Top U.N. officials and government leaders from about 150 countries are uniting around an agreement on migration, while finding themselves on the defensive about the non-binding deal amid criticism and a walkout from the United States and other countries.
Italy: Teen, club owners investigated in fatal stampede 2018-12-10T20:39:22Z 2018-12-10T16:41:40Z 2018-12-10T20:39:20Z Italian prosecutors say eight people are under investigation so far in connection to a stampede at a packed nightclub that killed six people, five of them teenagers. Israeli brass to brief Russian military on Hezbollah tunnels 2018-12-10T20:39:16Z 2018-12-10T18:41:03Z 2018-12-10T20:39:14Z Senior Israeli military officers are flying to Moscow to update their Russian counterparts about an operation launched last week to "expose and thwart" Hezbollah tunnels burrowed under Israel's border with Lebanon.
The Latest: Macron takes responsibility for citizens' anger 2018-12-10T20:38:46Z 2018-12-10T14:18:07Z 2018-12-10T20:38:37Z Union representatives say French President Emmanuel Macron gave no information about the measures he is going to announce in a televised address to the nation in the evening.
Nobel peace winners demand action against sex abuse 2018-12-10T20:19:35Z 2018-12-09T13:48:09Z 2018-12-10T20:19:30Z One of the winners of this year's Nobel Peace Prize says the attention the prize has drawn to sexual violence against women in war zones must be followed by action against the abuses. Australia anti-encryption law rushed to passage 2018-12-10T20:10:48Z 2018-12-07T10:55:26Z 2018-12-10T20:10:33Z Australian leader says new cybersecurity laws urgently needed.
The Latest: Red Cross: Migrant policy mustn't add suffering 2018-12-10T20:09:03Z 2018-12-10T08:58:37Z 2018-12-10T20:08:59Z United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has sought to dispel "falsehoods" and "myths" over an international agreement on safe, humane and orderly migration. Kosovo's prime minister says new army will serve world peace 2018-12-10T19:30:13Z 2018-12-10T18:21:21Z 2018-12-10T19:30:08Z Kosovo's prime minister says that the army the country expects to have soon will be a modest contributor to creating world peace.
Italy's Salvini on Bannon: stimulating, but not European 2018-12-10T19:20:00Z 2018-12-10T19:01:05Z 2018-12-10T19:19:58Z Italy's right-wing interior minister says former Trump administration adviser Steve Bannon has interesting ideas but that he doesn't understand Europe's complexities and that "the destiny of Europe is in the hands of Europeans, no one else.". US blocks ex-Gambian president, family from entering 2018-12-10T19:02:53Z 2018-12-10T18:41:05Z 2018-12-10T19:02:46Z The U.S. State Department says former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh and members of his immediate family are now ineligible for entry into the United States.
Egypt restricts yellow vests sales to avoid copycat protests 2018-12-10T19:02:38Z 2018-12-10T17:51:02Z 2018-12-10T19:02:33Z Egypt restricts sales of yellow vests, fearing copycat protests inspired by France ahead of next month's anniversary of 2011 uprising. Macedonia parliament attack amnesty sparks prison protest 2018-12-10T19:02:34Z 2018-12-10T19:01:03Z 2018-12-10T19:02:27Z Macedonia parliament attack amnesty sparks prison protest.
The Latest: Catholic pilgrims bear climate change warning 2018-12-10T18:32:30Z 2018-12-10T11:28:07Z 2018-12-10T18:32:29Z An environmental group says at least 14 foreigners have been detained or deported by Poland's Border Guard since the start of the U.N. climate conference in the Polish city of Katowice. Israel raids Palestinian news agency in hunt for gunmen 2018-12-10T18:32:18Z 2018-12-10T17:21:04Z 2018-12-10T18:32:17Z Israeli military forces have carried out a series of raids in the West Bank city of Ramallah, bursting into stores and offices of the official Palestinian news agency, in a frantic manhunt for gunmen who shot seven Israelis outside a Jewish settlement.
Outrage after plaques honoring Rome's deported Jews stolen 2018-12-10T18:22:08Z 2018-12-10T18:21:15Z 2018-12-10T18:22:07Z Rome's mayor has denounced the apparent theft of 20 small bronze plaques honoring the members of a Jewish family deported during the Holocaust.
At a glance: The new UN migration pact 2018-12-10T18:21:54Z 2018-12-10T18:21:04Z 2018-12-10T18:21:53Z A look at the Global Compact on Migration adopted by acclamation by 164 U.N. member states.
EU prolongs sanctions against Congo ruling party candidate 2018-12-10T18:03:03Z 2018-12-10T18:01:13Z 2018-12-10T18:03:01Z EU prolongs sanctions against Congo president's chosen successor as election approaches.
Ebola spreads to major Congo city as vaccines a concern 2018-12-10T18:02:33Z 2018-12-07T09:25:33Z 2018-12-10T18:02:31Z Deadly Ebola outbreak spreads to major Congo city as vaccine supply becomes a concern. Iraq celebrates victory over IS while grappling with legacy 2018-12-10T17:52:47Z 2018-12-10T06:28:35Z 2018-12-10T17:52:44Z Iraq is marking the anniversary of its costly victory over the Islamic State group, which has lost virtually all the territory it once held but still carries out sporadic attacks. Qatari envoy says Israel rejected air link with Gaza 2018-12-10T17:22:11Z 2018-12-10T16:28:11Z 2018-12-10T17:22:10Z A Qatari envoy is being quoted as saying that Israel has rejected a proposal to open an air link between the blockaded Gaza Strip and Doha. Saudi refusal to extradite Khashoggi's killers vexes Turkey 2018-12-10T17:12:45Z 2018-12-10T16:08:13Z 2018-12-10T17:12:44Z Turkey says it is disappointed by Saudi Arabia's rejection of its request for the extradition of the killers of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
Croatia unveils monument to late wartime leader Tudjman 2018-12-10T16:53:08Z 2018-12-10T16:51:43Z 2018-12-10T16:53:04Z Croatia has unveiled a monument to late leader Franjo Tudjman, who led the country to independence from the former Yugoslavia but has also been criticized for his nationalist policies. Israel says Oman will open its airspace to Israeli carrier 2018-12-10T16:32:33Z 2018-12-10T14:28:16Z 2018-12-10T16:32:29Z Israel's prime minister says Oman will open its airspace to Israel's national airline.
Cyprus sees surge in migrants crossing from breakaway north 2018-12-10T16:29:43Z 2018-12-10T12:38:08Z 2018-12-10T16:29:43Z People trafficking rings set sights on Cyprus as other migrant routes to Europe are blocked.
Israeli officials: 7 wounded in shooting near settlement 2018-12-10T16:29:36Z 2018-12-10T16:28:22Z 2018-12-10T16:29:35Z Israeli officials say 7 people wounded, one critically, in a shooting outside a Jewish settlement in West Bank. Concert stampede in Italy leaves 6 dead, over 50 hurt 2018-12-10T16:29:00Z 2018-12-08T05:08:16Z 2018-12-10T16:28:54Z Officials 6 dead, more than 100 injured in nightclub stampede in Italy.
UK court rules that Indian tycoon should face extradition 2018-12-10T16:28:32Z 2018-12-10T12:38:22Z 2018-12-10T16:28:32Z A British court has ordered that Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya should face extradition to India on financial fraud allegations.
Paris riots over fuel taxes dim hopes for climate fight 2018-12-10T16:09:54Z 2018-12-06T07:49:20Z 2018-12-10T16:09:49Z The 'yellow vests' protests in France highlight a problem with fighting global warming with taxes on fossil fuels. Documents show Facebook used user data as competitive weapon 2018-12-10T15:49:35Z 2018-12-05T15:29:32Z 2018-12-10T15:49:33Z The British Parliament's media committee has a release a cache of documents that shows Facebook considered charging developers for data access.
Climate reality check: Global carbon pollution up in 2018 2018-12-10T15:30:03Z 2018-12-05T18:08:59Z 2018-12-10T15:29:53Z Global carbon pollution rose sharply this year after several years of little growth.
Chinese executive facing US extradition appears in court 2018-12-10T15:09:27Z 2018-12-07T18:08:14Z 2018-12-10T15:09:25Z Huawei arrest complicates US-China trade talks, illustrating an underlying clash over technology. Lebanon says police thwarted bombing attacks by IS 2018-12-10T14:49:59Z 2018-12-10T14:18:17Z 2018-12-10T14:49:57Z Lebanon's Interior Minister Nouhad Mashnouk says the country's police have discovered and thwarted planned bombing attacks by the Islamic State group.
Armenian PM's bloc wins majority in parliamentary vote 2018-12-10T14:49:56Z 2018-12-10T14:08:11Z 2018-12-10T14:49:55Z Preliminary results in Armenia's parliamentary election show allies of the country's new leader winning an overwhelming majority of seats.
It's now or never pedestrians: German town has Elvis lights 2018-12-10T14:19:45Z 2018-12-06T15:39:46Z 2018-12-10T14:19:42Z Keep your blue suede shoes behind the curb: the German town where Elvis Presley was stationed as a soldier in the 1950s has installed three pedestrian lights with images of the American rock icon. Turkey seeks 15-year prison terms for prominent journalists 2018-12-10T14:09:47Z 2018-12-10T13:29:28Z 2018-12-10T14:09:45Z Turkey's state-run news agency says prosecutors are seeking maximum 15-year prison terms for five journalists of an opposition newspaper, intensifying concerns over authorities' crackdown on news coverage critical of the government. UK airport protesters convicted of aviation offenses 2018-12-10T14:09:46Z 2018-12-10T13:38:07Z 2018-12-10T14:09:45Z British prosecutors say 15 people who attached themselves to a plane at a London-area airport last year have been convicted of aviation security offenses. Russian court convicts ex-policemen of 56 murders 2018-12-10T13:19:38Z 2018-12-10T08:38:35Z 2018-12-10T13:19:36Z A court in Russia's eastern Siberia has convicted a former policeman of murdering 56 women, bringing the number he is believed to have killed to at least 78. Greek court rejects early release request by terror convict 2018-12-10T12:49:11Z 2018-12-10T12:48:15Z 2018-12-10T12:49:08Z A Greek court has rejected a request for early prison release by an extremist convicted of terrorism for killings by the defunct November 17 group. Indian bishop accused of misusing funds for family resigns 2018-12-10T12:29:24Z 2018-12-10T12:18:12Z 2018-12-10T12:29:22Z Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of an Indian bishop who, according to news reports, was accused of misappropriating church funds to support a secret family. At scene of South Sudan mass rape, 'no one could hear me' 2018-12-10T11:48:42Z 2018-12-09T09:08:01Z 2018-12-10T11:48:37Z At scene of South Sudan mass rape, 'I was crying and screaming but ... no one could hear me'. Congo's Kabila doesn't rule out seeking presidency in future 2018-12-10T10:48:48Z 2018-12-09T12:38:06Z 2018-12-10T10:48:46Z AP Interview: Congo's Kabila, soon to step aside, doesn't rule out seeking presidency again.
Macron to break silence, address French nation amid protests 2018-12-10T10:08:24Z 2018-12-09T08:18:36Z 2018-12-10T10:08:24Z Paris monuments are reopening, cleanup workers are out and shop owners are trying to put the city on its feet again, after new protests and rioting injured 71 people in the French capital and caused widespread damage.
Armenia premier's bloc winning vote, early returns show 2018-12-10T08:59:31Z 2018-12-09T10:08:03Z 2018-12-10T08:59:31Z Armenians are casting their ballots in snap parliamentary elections expected to further consolidate the power of the nation's new prime minister. Think tank: Russia emerges as world's No. 2 arms producer 2018-12-10T08:29:39Z 2018-12-09T23:28:37Z 2018-12-10T08:29:38Z A Swedish think tank says Russia has emerged as the world's second-largest arms producer after the U.S. Russia surpassed Britain, which had held the spot since 2002 and remains Western Europe's No. 1 arms maker.
Nobel laureates: Despite progress, cancer won't be wiped out 2018-12-10T08:29:28Z 2018-12-06T14:49:42Z 2018-12-10T08:29:26Z The winners of this year's Nobel Prize for Medicine say they expect substantial advances toward treating cancer in the next several decades although it is unlikely the disease could be eradicated.
Copa Libertadores saga ends as River Plate wins in Madrid 2018-12-10T08:20:00Z 2018-12-09T16:28:16Z 2018-12-10T08:20:00Z Fans and players from fierce Argentine rivals River Plate and Boca Juniors are getting ready for the Copa Libertadores final later Sunday.
UK leader warns of 'uncharted waters' if Brexit deal nixed 2018-12-10T08:19:37Z 2018-12-09T11:28:04Z 2018-12-10T08:19:37Z Prime Minister Theresa May has warned lawmakers they could take Britain into "uncharted waters" and trigger a general election if they reject her Brexit deal in a crucial parliamentary vote this week.
China summons US envoy to protest detention of Huawei exec 2018-12-10T06:58:54Z 2018-12-09T01:48:23Z 2018-12-10T06:58:52Z China has summoned the Canadian ambassador to protest the detention of a top executive of leading Chinese tech giant Huawei, calling it "unreasonable, unconscionable, and vile in nature" and warning of "grave consequences" if she is not released.
China summons US envoy to protest detention of Huawei exec 2018-12-10T06:48:47Z 2018-12-10T06:08:32Z 2018-12-10T06:48:46Z China demands release of Huawei executive, summons US ambassador.
Exit polling indicates Peruvians vote to fight corruption 2018-12-10T06:09:42Z 2018-12-09T05:08:28Z 2018-12-10T06:09:39Z Peruvians head to the polls Sunday to vote in a referendum aimed at curbing corruption as the South American nation tries to put an end to a scourge that has landed lawmakers, judges and even former presidents behind bars.
Poland's president, Jewish leaders light Hanukkah candles 2018-12-10T03:09:39Z 2018-12-09T20:28:23Z 2018-12-10T03:09:37Z Polish President Andrzej Duda and Jewish community members have lit a menorah at the Presidential Palace to jointly mark Hanukkah.
The Latest: OECD sees share of highly educated migrants grow 2018-12-10T01:59:41Z 2018-12-09T19:18:26Z 2018-12-10T01:59:39Z The leader of a U.N. migration conference that has been snubbed by the Trump administration and at least seven other governments has lashed out at "misinformation" about an agreement on migration backed by about 150 countries.
The Latest: Pressure mounting on French leader over protests 2018-12-10T01:59:26Z 2018-12-09T09:18:03Z 2018-12-10T01:59:26Z France's Interior Ministry says 1,220 people were taken into custody around France during the latest yellow vest protests _ a roundup the scale of which the country hasn't seen in years. German railway workers' union calls strike over pay 2018-12-09T20:08:48Z 2018-12-09T15:58:13Z 2018-12-09T20:08:47Z A labor union representing German railway workers is calling on its members to go on strike Monday after failing to reach a deal on pay.
The Latest: British Columbia cancels China trade trip 2018-12-09T19:59:54Z 2018-12-09T03:38:27Z 2018-12-09T19:59:54Z A former foreign policy adviser to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Chinese pressure on the Canadian government to release a top executive of Huawei won't work.
Climate talks pause as battle over key science report looms 2018-12-09T17:29:37Z 2018-12-09T14:28:18Z 2018-12-09T17:29:34Z Negotiators at the U.N. climate summit are resting after the first week of talks ended on a sour note when the U.S. sided with Russia, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait in blocking endorsement of a key scientific report on global warming. Japan OKs divisive bill allowing more foreign workers 2018-12-09T16:08:35Z 2018-12-07T09:05:26Z 2018-12-09T16:08:32Z Japan set to approve opening door to foreign workers for unskilled jobs. Cyprus police detain 40 Syrian migrants after boat arrival 2018-12-09T15:49:33Z 2018-12-09T14:08:12Z 2018-12-09T15:49:32Z Cyprus police say they have detained 40 Syrian migrants after a boat dropped them off along the ethnically split island nation's northwestern coast.
Protesters march as UN climate talks hit fossil fuel snag 2018-12-09T14:28:43Z 2018-12-08T09:28:01Z 2018-12-09T14:28:41Z Campaign group Climate Action Network says one of its employees has been allowed to enter Poland after earlier being stopped by border guards citing unspecified security threats.
Closer legal peril for Trump in probes; he sees no collusion 2018-12-09T14:19:37Z 2018-12-08T02:08:18Z 2018-12-09T14:19:37Z President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, was in touch as far back as 2015 with a Russian who offered "political synergy" with the Trump election campaign, prosecutors say. Afghanistan suspends soccer officials amid abuse allegations 2018-12-09T14:19:18Z 2018-12-09T10:58:03Z 2018-12-09T14:19:15Z Afghan authorities have suspended the head of the soccer federation and five other senior officials amid allegations of sexual and physical abuse of female athletes.
Is there a Brexit 'Plan B?' UK minister offers alternatives 2018-12-09T11:18:45Z 2018-12-08T14:18:17Z 2018-12-09T11:18:44Z A senior British Cabinet minister has said that a second referendum or a so-called "Norway-plus" deal could be in the cards if Prime Minister Theresa May fails to win lawmakers' approval for her Brexit deal. Russia's most famous human rights activist dies at 91 2018-12-09T10:49:18Z 2018-12-08T19:58:17Z 2018-12-09T10:49:18Z Lyudmila Alexeyeva, noted Russian human rights defender, passes away at 91.
New Zealand police find body they believe is British tourist 2018-12-09T09:49:08Z 2018-12-09T05:28:29Z 2018-12-09T09:49:07Z New Zealand police say a body has been found in the case of a 22-year-old British tourist they believe was killed.
Rebel delegates at Yemen peace talks report some progress 2018-12-09T09:19:48Z 2018-12-08T06:28:18Z 2018-12-09T09:19:46Z Yemen's warring parties are meeting for a third day in Sweden for talks aimed at halting the country's catastrophic 4-year-old war.
Big rally by Malaysia Muslims calls for upholding privileges 2018-12-09T09:08:13Z 2018-12-09T00:38:22Z 2018-12-09T09:08:13Z Tens of thousands of Malaysian Muslims have rallied in Kuala Lumpur against any attempt to strip ethnic Malay majority of their privileges, in the first massive street gathering since Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's alliance won a historic vote in May.
The Latest: France: 135 hurt in protests; 1,000 detained 2018-12-09T08:20:24Z 2018-12-08T07:48:20Z 2018-12-09T08:20:24Z The French yellow vest protest movement is crossing borders, with demonstrations planned in neighboring Belgium and in the Netherlands.
Rioting engulfs Paris as anger grows over high French taxes 2018-12-09T07:50:57Z 2018-12-08T06:38:17Z 2018-12-09T07:49:00Z Paris monuments and shopping meccas are locked down and tens of thousands of police are taking position around the country, fearing worsening violence in a new round of anti-government protests.
Working while they wait, migrants seek jobs at US border 2018-12-09T05:09:04Z 2018-12-07T22:48:20Z 2018-12-09T05:09:04Z Before dawn each morning, migrants slip out of a Tijuana shelter to head to jobs across the sprawling city. Avalanche in Italian Alps kills French skier; other escapes 2018-12-08T19:18:53Z 2018-12-08T19:18:14Z 2018-12-08T19:18:52Z An avalanche in Italy's Alps has fatally struck a skier, but his girlfriend survived.
Clashes as yellow vest protests grow in Belgium, Netherlands 2018-12-08T19:09:49Z 2018-12-08T12:38:09Z 2018-12-08T19:09:49Z Hundreds of yellow-vested protesters calling for the resignation of Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel are marching on the European quarter of Brussels, as the movement that started in France made its mark in Belgium and the Netherlands. Albanian students demand that tuition fees be cut in half 2018-12-08T18:10:12Z 2018-12-08T16:08:10Z 2018-12-08T18:10:10Z Public university students are continuing to protest in the Albanian capital, turning down offers to negotiate with the government unless their demands are met.
New head of Merkel party seeks to build bridges with rivals 2018-12-08T15:19:01Z 2018-12-08T12:18:07Z 2018-12-08T15:19:01Z Chancellor Angela Merkel's successor at the helm of Germany's main center-right party is seeking to consolidate her power after a narrow victory. 12 dead in bank robbery attempts, police shootout in Brazil 2018-12-08T09:28:08Z 2018-12-07T15:05:19Z 2018-12-08T09:28:06Z At least 13 people have died in the wake of two attempted bank robberies in the northeastern state Ceara.
As protests rages in France, Macron remains invisible 2018-12-08T07:28:39Z 2018-12-07T18:38:02Z 2018-12-08T07:28:38Z As protests rage through France and Paris locks down fearing new riots, the man whose presidency unleashed the anger is nowhere to be seen.
France girds for weekend protests, fearing more violence 2018-12-08T07:08:41Z 2018-12-07T08:45:33Z 2018-12-08T07:08:41Z Drastic security measures will put a lockdown on downtown Paris on Saturday as French authorities try to prevent another outbreak of violence during anti-government protests.
UN says civilian casualties in Yemen average 123 per week 2018-12-08T06:09:01Z 2018-12-07T12:25:42Z 2018-12-08T06:09:00Z UN refugee agency: Nearly 1,500 civilian casualties in Yemen from August through October this year.
Merkel ally becomes German conservative party's leader 2018-12-08T05:09:47Z 2018-12-07T08:05:30Z 2018-12-08T05:09:47Z Chancellor Angela Merkel's party is meeting to elect a new leader who could help shape Germany's political direction for the next generation, with a Merkel ally and a one-time rival the favorites for the job.
The Latest: 'Yellow vest' members meet with French PM 2018-12-08T00:58:45Z 2018-12-07T10:35:29Z 2018-12-08T00:58:41Z Footage showing the brutal arrest of high school students protesting outside Paris is causing a stir ahead of further anti-government protests this weekend.
1st baby born using uterus transplanted from deceased donor 2018-12-07T23:09:47Z 2018-12-04T23:48:12Z 2018-12-07T23:09:43Z Brazilian doctors report world's first baby using a uterus transplanted from a deceased donor. Russian chemistry teacher accused of setting up a drug lab 2018-12-07T23:08:51Z 2018-12-07T19:48:08Z 2018-12-07T23:08:50Z Prosecutors in St. Petersburg have charged two Russian high school teachers of producing and selling drugs, a case that has drawn comparisons with the "Breaking Bad" television series.
Young Afghan Messi fan threatened by criminals, Taliban 2018-12-07T22:50:26Z 2018-12-07T14:25:07Z 2018-12-07T22:50:26Z Young Afghan soccer fan who shot to fame after he was photographed in a Messi shirt made from a plastic bag has been forced to flee with his family to the Afghan capital after criminal gangs and the Taliban threatened to kill or kidnap him.
Ex-Colombian President Belisario Betancur dies at 95 2018-12-07T22:49:25Z 2018-12-07T22:18:08Z 2018-12-07T22:49:23Z Former Colombian President Belisario Betancur, whose bold efforts to reach a peace deal with leftist rebels in the 1980s were undone by a drug-fueled bloodletting and explosion in violence backed by state security forces, died on Friday. Former Armenian president is arrested for deadly crackdown 2018-12-07T22:29:27Z 2018-12-07T20:28:15Z 2018-12-07T22:29:25Z An Armenian court has ruled that the nation's former president should be put in custody on charges linked to the dispersal of a 2008 protest.
Vatican investigates after nuns report sex abuse by priests 2018-12-07T21:29:02Z 2018-12-07T13:55:39Z 2018-12-07T21:29:01Z The Vatican has launched an investigation into a small Chilean religious order of nuns after some sisters denounced sexual abuse at the hands of priests and mistreatment by their superiors.
North Korea tells China it's committed to denuclearization 2018-12-07T20:19:47Z 2018-12-07T10:05:32Z 2018-12-07T20:19:47Z China says North Korea's foreign minister has told his Chinese counterpart that his country remains committed to ending its nuclear weapons programs.
UK PM May deploys ministers to sell Brexit deal to public 2018-12-07T20:08:31Z 2018-12-07T09:25:47Z 2018-12-07T20:08:28Z Britain's prime minister is deploying 30 members of her government throughout the country to rally support for her deal on leaving the European Union. Press group says reporters are being harassed in Poland 2018-12-07T19:58:59Z 2018-12-07T17:05:05Z 2018-12-07T19:58:57Z A leading press freedom group is calling on Polish authorities to "end their harassment and attempts to intimidate independent journalists," after a string of incidents that have raised concerns about media freedom.
To the barricades: why a nursery aide joins French protests 2018-12-07T19:29:17Z 2018-12-07T13:35:49Z 2018-12-07T19:29:17Z Mathilde Pouzet set out for Paris on Nov. 17 for her first protest with a grassroots movement that is now shaking France. Nobel prize winner: no progress from Trump on carbon taxing 2018-12-07T19:18:31Z 2018-12-07T11:25:34Z 2018-12-07T19:18:30Z A winner of this year's Nobel Prize for Economics who advocates for carbon taxes as the best way to address the problems of greenhouse gas emissions says he does not expect President Donald Trump to make any moves toward accepting that view.
Ship saves British sailor after storm in Southern Ocean 2018-12-07T18:49:34Z 2018-12-07T16:55:08Z 2018-12-07T18:49:34Z A cargo ship has rescued a British sailor after a violent storm ripped off her mast and flung her yacht end over end in the Southern Ocean as she competed in a solo round-the-world race.
The Latest: Carbon dioxide emissions see steep jump in 2018 2018-12-07T18:39:36Z 2018-12-05T14:59:27Z 2018-12-07T18:39:36Z Environmental activists are questioning the presence of coal, oil and gasoline companies at this year's U.N. climate talks in Poland. Dutch court rejects man's request to be 20 years younger 2018-12-07T18:18:22Z 2018-12-03T11:58:32Z 2018-12-07T18:18:22Z A Dutch court has rejected the request of a self-styled positivity guru to shave 20 years off his age, in a case that drew worldwide attention.
Clashing views color future of stalled N.Korea nuclear talks 2018-12-07T18:09:49Z 2018-12-07T02:15:05Z 2018-12-07T18:09:49Z Since President Donald Trump claimed in July he can make peace with North Korea, there have been recriminations, simmering bad blood and very little progress in getting rid of nuclear weapons.
Russia and Greece say spat over diplomats expulsions is over 2018-12-07T17:25:53Z 2018-12-07T15:48:44Z 2018-12-07T17:25:53Z The leaders of Russia and Greece say they have overcome a rift over recent diplomats' expulsions that strained their traditionally friendly ties. US envoy for Afghanistan holds talks in Moscow with Russians 2018-12-07T17:25:24Z 2018-12-07T17:18:55Z 2018-12-07T17:25:24Z The Russian Foreign Ministry says that it has hosted a U.S. special envoy for talks on Afghanistan. 2 US warplanes crash off Japan; 1 dead, 5 missing 2018-12-07T17:08:24Z 2018-12-06T00:09:58Z 2018-12-07T17:08:23Z Japanese and U.S. officials say two American warplanes crashed into the Pacific off Japan's southwestern coast after a midair collision early Thursday, and search and rescue operations are under way.
Hong Kong businessman guilty of bribery in African oil deal 2018-12-07T17:08:14Z 2018-12-05T19:39:44Z 2018-12-07T17:08:12Z Hong Kong businessman convicted of bribing leaders of Chad and Uganda to land oil rights for Chinese energy firm.
The Latest: Ship rescues British sailor in Southern Ocean 2018-12-07T17:03:26Z 2018-12-07T16:15:41Z 2018-12-07T17:03:26Z A cargo ship has rescued a British woman who was dismasted by a violent storm in the Southern Ocean while sailing solo in a round-the-world race.
The Latest: Merkel ally elected leader of chancellor's party 2018-12-07T17:02:28Z 2018-12-07T15:55:28Z 2018-12-07T17:02:25Z German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party is holding a runoff vote to choose its new leader after no candidate won a majority in the first round of voting.
Health officials: Israeli fire wounds 33 Gaza protesters 2018-12-07T17:02:18Z 2018-12-07T16:36:34Z 2018-12-07T17:02:16Z Health officials say Israeli army gunfire wounded 33 Palestinians protesting along Gaza-Israel perimeter fence. Croatia arrest 13 people suspected of smuggling migrants 2018-12-07T17:01:58Z 2018-12-07T15:39:15Z 2018-12-07T17:01:57Z Police in Croatia have arrested 13 people suspected of smuggling migrants into the country and on toward other nations in Western Europe. Greek Ombudsman: Poor conditions in several detention areas 2018-12-07T17:01:58Z 2018-12-07T15:45:19Z 2018-12-07T17:01:57Z A report from Greece's Ombudsman on detention facilities reveals cases of conditions so poor they constitute "inhuman and degrading treatment," and continued overcrowding in about half of the country's prisons.
Could anyone have stopped gene-edited babies experiment? 2018-12-07T16:56:26Z 2018-12-02T15:07:59Z 2018-12-07T16:56:00Z Scientific consensus and regulations in much of the world prohibit making genetic changes that could be passed to future generations. But nothing stopped the Chinese researcher from helping to make the world's first gene-edited babies.
Coal question looms large as climate talks begin in Poland 2018-12-07T16:53:16Z 2018-12-02T07:47:40Z 2018-12-07T16:53:16Z Negotiators from around the world are meeting in Poland for talks on curbing climate change, three years after sealing a landmark deal in Paris that set a goal of keeping global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 Fahrenheit). UK intelligence chief outlines threats, urges more diversity 2018-12-07T16:53:07Z 2018-12-03T10:59:30Z 2018-12-07T16:53:06Z The director of Britain's Secret Intelligence Service is set to give a rare public speech detailing the need for "fourth generation espionage" to combat hybrid threats. Ukrainian authorities: We thwarted 'massive' cyberattack 2018-12-07T16:53:06Z 2018-12-04T18:28:02Z 2018-12-07T16:53:05Z Ukrainian authorities say they've thwarted a huge cyberattack, blaming Russia for the alleged digital assault just as tensions between the two countries have flared.
The Latest: Swiss solar expert backs ideas to save planet 2018-12-07T16:53:01Z 2018-12-06T16:30:43Z 2018-12-07T16:52:59Z A Swiss adventurer who flew around the world in a solar-powered plane is using this year's U.N. climate talks to showcase high-tech ideas for saving the planet.
China demands Canada release executive of tech giant Huawei 2018-12-07T16:52:59Z 2018-12-06T05:59:18Z 2018-12-07T16:52:58Z China demands Canada release Huawei executive arrested in case that adds to technology tensions with Washington. UK round-the-world sailor being rescued after losing mast 2018-12-07T16:51:32Z 2018-12-06T14:41:53Z 2018-12-07T16:51:31Z A British woman sailing solo in a round-the-world race is being rescued after losing her mast and being knocked unconscious in a vicious storm. Thousands march in Germany to demand quick exit from coal 2018-12-07T16:46:04Z 2018-12-01T13:57:20Z 2018-12-07T16:45:58Z Thousands of people are marching in Berlin to demand that Germany make a quick exit from coal-fired energy, a day before a U.N. climate summit opens in neighboring Poland.
Brazil warns against sidelining poorer countries on climate 2018-12-07T16:45:56Z 2018-12-05T13:18:35Z 2018-12-07T16:45:53Z The United Nations says curbing climate change will have significant benefits for people's health worldwide.
Climate talks shift to nitty-gritty details of Paris accord 2018-12-07T16:45:47Z 2018-12-04T09:08:20Z 2018-12-07T16:45:46Z Negotiators gathered for the U.N. climate talks in Poland are getting down to the nitty-gritty part of the two-week meeting.
The Latest: Trump says Macron's decision justifies his own 2018-12-07T16:45:43Z 2018-12-04T09:58:21Z 2018-12-07T16:45:41Z Five international banks are pledging to use the billions at their disposal to steer clients away from businesses that emit large amounts of greenhouse gases.
3 astronauts safely aboard International Space Station 2018-12-07T16:45:37Z 2018-12-03T11:48:22Z 2018-12-07T16:45:37Z Three astronauts have blasted off to the International Space Station, a successful launch that follows October's aborted mission.
Leaders stress need to win support for climate measures 2018-12-07T16:45:09Z 2018-12-03T07:58:14Z 2018-12-07T16:45:08Z Leaders from around the world are arriving for the ceremonial opening of the climate conference in southern Poland that will discuss ways of curbing climate change.
The Latest: 3 astronauts enter International Space Station 2018-12-07T16:44:42Z 2018-12-03T18:08:34Z 2018-12-07T16:44:42Z A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three astronauts has successfully docked with the International Space Station following a launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan six hours earlier.
Kremlin: Putin doesn't feel snubbed by Trump canceling talks 2018-12-07T16:44:28Z 2018-12-04T13:58:42Z 2018-12-07T16:44:27Z The Kremlin says U.S. President Donald Trump's refusal to have a full-fledged meeting with President Vladimir Putin hasn't ruffled the Russian leader.
Pompeo takes aim at global institutions, gets pushback 2018-12-07T16:43:07Z 2018-12-04T12:58:48Z 2018-12-07T16:43:07Z US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is taking aim at China, Iran and Russia for violating numerous treaties and multi-state agreements.
White House intensifies confusion and fear on US-China deal 2018-12-07T16:42:19Z 2018-12-04T05:28:27Z 2018-12-07T16:42:16Z Trump administration lauds China trade deal, yet provides few details, spurring skepticism. Global violence index finds fewer deaths for 3rd year 2018-12-07T16:41:04Z 2018-12-05T16:41:12Z 2018-12-07T16:41:02Z An annual index of global violence finds deaths caused by non-state groups such as Islamic State has dropped for a third straight year.
China gets US tariff delay but movement on tech unclear 2018-12-07T16:40:13Z 2018-12-03T05:48:13Z 2018-12-07T16:40:11Z US-China trade cease fire does little to narrow differences.
Schwarzenegger would time travel to terminate fossil fuels 2018-12-07T16:38:21Z 2018-12-03T14:38:40Z 2018-12-07T16:38:14Z Actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger says the United States is "still in" the Paris accord to curb global warming despite President Donald Trump's decision to walk away from the agreement.
The Latest: UN official says Houthis blocking access to food 2018-12-07T16:33:22Z 2018-12-06T10:59:36Z 2018-12-07T16:33:21Z The Latest: UN. envoy says Yemen's warring sides have agreed on prisoner exchange as confidence-building measure. S. Korea's Moon: Trump wants to grant Kim Jong Un's wishes 2018-12-07T16:33:19Z 2018-12-03T01:58:21Z 2018-12-07T16:33:18Z South Korea's president says U.S. President Donald Trump told him he has a "very friendly view" of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and wants to grant his wishes if he denuclearizes.
Russia's highest court upheld land swap deal in Caucasus 2018-12-07T16:33:18Z 2018-12-06T11:29:44Z 2018-12-07T16:33:17Z Russia's highest court has upheld a land swap deal in the North Caucasus which caused large-scale protests. Somali officials report deadly US-backed raid on al-Shabab 2018-12-07T16:33:16Z 2018-12-05T12:58:59Z 2018-12-07T16:33:15Z Somali officials report deadly US-backed raid on al-Shabab with several extremists killed.
Sean Penn working on documentary on Saudi writer's death 2018-12-07T16:33:13Z 2018-12-06T12:50:06Z 2018-12-07T16:33:12Z Turkish official says Sean Penn in Turkey working on documentary about slaying of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at Saudi consulate in Istanbul. North Korea FM says his country and Syria face same 'enemy' 2018-12-07T16:33:13Z 2018-12-04T14:48:32Z 2018-12-07T16:33:11Z North Korea's Foreign Minister says his country and Syria face the same "enemy" and called for increased cooperation between them.
France fears more riots; Museums, Eiffel Tower to close 2018-12-07T16:33:07Z 2018-12-06T08:59:27Z 2018-12-07T16:33:06Z Paris police and store owners are bracing for new violence at protests Saturday, despite President Emmanuel Macron's surrender over a fuel tax hike that unleashed weeks of unrest. Man at center of Nobel Literature scandal loses rape appeal 2018-12-07T16:33:05Z 2018-12-03T13:18:20Z 2018-12-07T16:33:03Z The man with ties to the Swedish Academy that awards the literature Nobel Prize has lost his appeal to have his rape conviction and a two-year prison sentence reversed and been convicted of a second rape. Swedish police look for man in clown mask after scare 2018-12-07T16:33:04Z 2018-12-06T09:30:09Z 2018-12-07T16:33:02Z Swedish police say they are searching for a man wearing a clown mask and a yellow outfit holding "something sharp" who scared an 8-year-old boy on his way to school, the latest incident involving adults in creepy outfits in the Scandinavian region. The Latest: UN rights chief says Khashoggi probe needed 2018-12-07T16:33:02Z 2018-12-05T13:38:40Z 2018-12-07T16:32:59Z U.N. human rights chief says an international investigation is needed into the "awful" killing of Saudi dissident and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
Macron caves in to French protesters - too late, they say 2018-12-07T16:33:00Z 2018-12-04T08:18:25Z 2018-12-07T16:32:58Z French media say Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will announce a suspension of fuel tax hikes in an effort to appease a protest movement that has radicalized.
UN hosts meeting of regional envoys over Western Sahara 2018-12-07T16:32:55Z 2018-12-05T16:41:25Z 2018-12-07T16:32:54Z The U.N. secretary-general's envoy for Western Sahara is meeting with foreign ministers from Algeria, Morocco and Mauritania as well as leaders of the Polisario Front over the future of the Morocco-annexed territory.
Ban Ki-moon urges N. Korea to take denuclearization steps 2018-12-07T16:32:52Z 2018-12-03T06:38:16Z 2018-12-07T16:32:50Z Former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to take concrete steps toward complete denuclearization and gain the trust of the international community if he wants sanctions lifted. Portuguese prison guards stage strike amid prisoner unrest 2018-12-07T16:32:50Z 2018-12-06T10:49:23Z 2018-12-07T16:32:47Z Portuguese prison guards are walking off the job in an ongoing pay dispute, just days after prisoners rioted at two prisons amid restrictions caused by strikes. Ralph Fiennes, Sophie Okonedo spar in 'Antony and Cleopatra' 2018-12-07T16:32:48Z 2018-12-05T16:08:56Z 2018-12-07T16:32:45Z Antony and Cleopatra," currently running at London's National Theatre, has tragic romance, two top-flight actors and a live snake.
US fails to win UN condemnation of Hamas militants in Gaza 2018-12-07T16:32:40Z 2018-12-06T22:03:56Z 2018-12-07T16:32:40Z A US-sponsored draft resolution that for the first time would have condemned the militant Islamic group Hamas, which controls Gaza, failed to win the required two-thirds majority in the UN General Assembly. Pakistan kicks out 18 charities after rejecting final appeal 2018-12-07T16:32:38Z 2018-12-06T08:19:36Z 2018-12-07T16:32:38Z Pakistan is kicking out 18 international charities after rejecting their final appeal; 20 other groups at risk. The Latest: Police arrest about 90 in raids on Italian mafia 2018-12-07T16:32:37Z 2018-12-05T11:18:48Z 2018-12-07T16:32:36Z Police say they have arrested about 90 suspected mafia members in a series of coordinated raids in four European countries. Soros-backed university in Hungary moves programs to Vienna 2018-12-07T16:32:34Z 2018-12-03T12:38:23Z 2018-12-07T16:32:33Z Central European University is confirming that it will move its U.S.-accredited programs from the Hungarian capital of Budapest to Vienna as Hungary's government is refusing to sign an agreement allowing it to stay. Israeli firm rejects alleged connection to Khashoggi killing 2018-12-07T16:32:33Z 2018-12-03T10:38:31Z 2018-12-07T16:32:32Z Saudi dissident sues Israeli surveillance company, says its spyware helped lead to killing of Saudi writer Khashoggi.
US envoy for Afghan peace in Pakistan for talks on Taliban 2018-12-07T16:32:31Z 2018-12-04T13:18:41Z 2018-12-07T16:32:30Z The U.S. special envoy tasked with finding a negotiated end to Afghanistan's 17-year old war has met with Pakistani officials in Islamabad about bringing the Taliban to peace talks. Australian archbishop cleared of child sex abuse cover-up 2018-12-07T16:32:29Z 2018-12-06T06:49:21Z 2018-12-07T16:32:27Z An Australian appeal court has overturned a conviction against the most senior Roman Catholic cleric ever found guilty of covering up child sex.
If Parliament rejects May's Brexit deal, uncertainty reigns 2018-12-07T16:32:28Z 2018-12-04T14:19:06Z 2018-12-07T16:32:26Z British Prime Minister Theresa May looks to be on a collision course with Parliament over her Brexit plan. Getty museum says it has right to keep prized Greek statue 2018-12-07T16:32:22Z 2018-12-05T12:39:23Z 2018-12-07T16:32:22Z The J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles is vowing to assert its right to keep an important Greek statue after Italy's highest court rejected its appeal of a lower court ruling that ordered the piece returned to Italy.
The Latest: Ukraine seeks NATO support over Russia standoff 2018-12-07T16:32:20Z 2018-12-04T09:28:28Z 2018-12-07T16:32:20Z NATO foreign ministers are meeting with Ukrainian counterpart Pavlo Klimkin as the country seeks international backing for its Black Sea standoff with Russia.
NATO chief speaks to Serbia and Kosovo leaders amid tensions 2018-12-07T16:32:18Z 2018-12-06T14:59:39Z 2018-12-07T16:32:16Z Kosovo's prime minister and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg have spoken on the phone about the country's plan to form a new army, a move that has been strongly contested by Serbia and the alliance.
German police, city officials probed over Italian mob ties 2018-12-07T16:32:17Z 2018-12-06T14:32:10Z 2018-12-07T16:32:15Z Prosecutors in western Germany say they are investigating five current and former police and municipal government officials on suspicion that they passed information to Italian mobsters or their helpers.
The Latest: Dutch PM rules out Brexit rejig if May loses 2018-12-07T16:32:15Z 2018-12-03T13:08:35Z 2018-12-07T16:32:14Z The prime minister of the Netherlands is dismissing the idea that the European Union might revise the accord on its post-Brexit relationship with the United Kingdom.
Violent protests in France reveal a hard-to-heal fracture 2018-12-07T16:32:13Z 2018-12-03T08:38:14Z 2018-12-07T16:32:13Z French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe is holding crisis talks with representatives of major political parties in the wake of violent anti-government protests that have rocked Paris. Aid groups terminate Aquarius migrant rescue operations 2018-12-07T16:32:12Z 2018-12-07T07:55:22Z 2018-12-07T16:32:11Z Aid group Doctors Without Borders and SOS Mediterranee say the Aquarius migrant rescue ship will end its rescue operations in the Mediterranean.
World shares skid as Huawei CFO arrest revives trade jitters 2018-12-07T16:32:10Z 2018-12-06T05:50:08Z 2018-12-07T16:32:10Z Asian shares skid as Huawei CFO arrest revives China-US trade jitters.
OPEC delays oil output decision pending Russia talks 2018-12-07T16:32:01Z 2018-12-06T08:09:20Z 2018-12-07T16:31:58Z OPEC members are meeting to agree on their response to recent declines in oil prices, with analysts predicting a cut in production of at least 1 million barrels per day. China promises action on US trade deal but gives no details 2018-12-07T16:31:59Z 2018-12-05T04:58:25Z 2018-12-07T16:31:57Z China promises action on trade deal with Washington but gives no details amid confusion about what Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump committed to in Argentina. Afghan official: Taliban kill 14 troops in western province 2018-12-07T16:31:58Z 2018-12-07T06:25:25Z 2018-12-07T16:31:56Z Afghan official: Taliban kill 14 Afghan soldiers, take another 21 captive in western Herat province. Qatar to pull out of Saudi-dominated OPEC amid Doha boycott 2018-12-07T16:31:56Z 2018-12-03T07:08:24Z 2018-12-07T16:31:56Z Energy-rich Qatar withdrawing from OPEC in January; country's energy minister makes surprise announcement.
Putin voices support for Venezuelan leader visiting Russia 2018-12-07T16:31:53Z 2018-12-05T13:08:40Z 2018-12-07T16:31:53Z Russian President Vladimir Putin has voiced his support for Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro who is visiting Moscow amid a spiraling economic crisis in his country.
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