Turkish protesters accuse Russia of bombing civilians

-Around 400 people gather in Istanbul to condemn Russian air strikes on Syria’s Turkmen region ISTANBUL – Russia’s bombardment of Turkmen-populated areas of northern Syria...
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Turkey holds Russian cargo ships in the Black Sea port of Samsun

SAMSUN, TURKEY - DECEMBER 5:  Russia-owned cargo ship M/V CRYSTAL is seen at Samsun port due to missing documents after Port State Control (PSC)...

France: Marine Le Pen opposes her father’s candidacy

Marine Le Pen accuses her father of having committed 'political suicide' with his comments on Nazi gas chambers. ANKARA - The leader of France's far right National Front,...

COP21: China calls on developed countries to do more

Chinese President Xi Jinping pledges his country will reach its target of peak carbon dioxide emissions by around 2030 LE BOURGET, France  - Chinese President Xi...

Greece gets €2 billion from eurozone bailout fund

-European Stability Mechanism says money will 'primarily be used for debt service' BRUSSELS – The eurozone bailout fund has approved the disbursement of €2 billion...

Erdogan attends opening of the largest mosque in Balkans

The mosque will be 10,000 square meters and will be able to accommodate 4,500 people. PREZE, Albania – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday attended the...

US concerned by Russian missile system delivery to Iran

'It's not constructive at this time for Russia to move forward with it,' says State Department. WASHINGTON  - The U.S. is troubled by the delivery of...

Senior Basque militant arrested in France

ETA leader seized in northern Paris suburb after years on run PARIS - A senior member of Basque militant group ETA was arrested near Paris...

UN chief calls Erdogan, condemns Ankara attack

Ban Ki-moon has also expressed concern over Russia's recent violation of Turkey's airspace ANKARA - UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has offered condolences to Turkish...

Calls for German spy agency to be shut amid NSU furor

Intellectuals and activists demand comprehensive investigation into alleged links between domestic intelligence agents and neo-Nazi terror group NSU. BERLIN – Scores of authors, artists, academics and...

Turkey: Spanish couple suspected of joining Daesh detained

Suspects were allegedly getting prepared to go to Syria to join Daesh, police said. ISTANBUL - A Spanish couple allegedly trying to cross into Syria to...

Russian helicopter crashes in Syria

No reason is given for the crash, which killed 2 pilots, and Russia's Defense Ministry doesn't say copter was downed MOSCOW - A Russian...

US army commander Hodges visits Ukraine

Ben Hodges says the U.S. has no plan to deploy troops in Ukraine amid ongoing tensions in east. KIEV, Ukraine - The commander of U.S....
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Ukraine arrests a Frenchman over ‘planned Euro 2016 attacks’

Ukraine's state security service (SBU) said on Monday a French citizen detained in late May on the border with Poland had been planning to...

NATO to boost Turkey’s air defenses

Downing of Russian warplane violating ally’s airspace has fueled NATO support BRUSSELS - NATO allies are seeking to send aircrafts and command ships to Turkey in...

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Illinois governor plans to block the revamp on Chicago schools’ funding

On Monday, the Illinois Governor, Bruce Rauner stated his intentions to prevent the money set aside for setting off the pension of teachers of...