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  • Over 70 countries demand Syria stop deadly aerial attacks

    More than 70 countries have signed a letter demanding that Syria stop indiscriminate aerial attacks that have killed thousands of people and urging the U.N. Security Council to prevent the Syrian Air Force from future attacks including dropping barrel...
  • US, EU ready tough Russia sanctions, in case they're needed

    The United States and European governments have readied a new round of penalties against Russia targeting its energy and financial sectors as part of a sanctions-in-waiting strategy that officials hope will enable the West to respond immediately if...
  • The latest on Greece: Greek official says time left for deal

    8:50 p.m. (1850 GMT, 2:50 p.m. EDT) Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis concedes that time is pressing for the country to secure a deal, but believes an agreement that is acceptable for all can still be reached. Greece is in talks about what reforms...
  • FIFA's top spokesman leaves job, Blatter urged to do same

    FIFA's top spokesman left his job on Thursday, hours after Sepp Blatter was urged to do the same by the European Parliament. FIFA responded by announcing that its executive committee will meet on July 20 in Zurich to decide when from December to February...
  • Bush happy to echo father's legacy in eastern Europe

    Jeb Bush strolled the halls of the Polish parliament, praised Germany's economic boom since the fall of the Berlin Wall and visited Estonia, a once-bleak Soviet state that now has a growing, free-market high-tech economy. If the goal was to stoke...
  • Lady Gaga helps open European Games open in Azerbaijan

    The first European Games opened in Azerbaijan on Friday with an extravagant opening ceremony featuring Lady Gaga, although even her star power failed to dispel some of the concerns hanging over the event. The games in the oil-rich nation's capital Baku...
  • Caught in the middle: War in Ukraine creates no man's lands

    A single crack of an automatic rifle shattered the tomb-like silence of this no-man's-land village in east Ukraine. The gunshot, fired in error by a jumpy soldier, sent government border guard troops on patrol this week scrambling to brace against the...
  • Don't prolong NASA's dependence on Russia: Editorial

    At the Group of Seven meeting in Germany this past week, President Obama was talking tough on Russia. He urged his fellow leaders to stand together against "Russian aggression" in Ukraine by maintaining economic sanctions against Moscow. Meanwhile, a U....
  • Correction: European Games-Opening Ceremony story

    In a story June 12 about the opening ceremony of the European Games, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev entered the stadium carrying a torch. The torchbearer was Ilham Zakiyev, a two-time Paralympic gold...
  • Moldovans choose between Europe, Russia in local elections

    Moldovans voted in local elections Sunday which are seen as a test of whether the country is committed to European integration or will move closer to Russia's orbit. The elections in the former Soviet republic come two days after pro-European Prime...
  • Putin, Erdogan meet, discuss gas pipeline

    The presidents of Russia and Turkey have met and discussed a proposal for a pipeline that would carry natural gas from Russia to Turkey. Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Saturday in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, on the sidelines of the...