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NATO, the world's biggest military alliance, explained
BRUSSELS (AP) -- It sounds strange to characterize the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as a huge gun club, but the comparison can be useful in understanding the world's biggest military alliance....

Turkey's leader confronted by France, Germany at NATO summit
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was confronted by key allies France and Germany with diplomatic complaints despite him traveling to Brussels to celebrate the unity of the NATO alliance....

OPEC extends output cut, but big oil price increase unlikely
VIENNA (AP) -- An alliance of many of the world's biggest oil-producing nations extended their agreement to cut output for an additional nine months - an effort to support prices that will prove difficult in the face of growing production from the U.S....

NATO leaders meet under intense Trump pressure on spending
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Meeting fellow NATO leaders for the first time, President Donald Trump aggressively challenged them Thursday to spend more on their own defense, putting the alliance under exceptional pressure to become tougher, sharper and newly relevant....

Libyan anti-terror official says alleged Manchester bomber phoned mother hours before concert attack, said "forgive me"
CAIRO (AP) -- Libyan anti-terror official says alleged Manchester bomber phoned mother hours before concert attack, said "forgive me"...

The Latest: Greek govt official describes blast as attack
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The Latest on the blast that wounded a Greek ex-premier (all times local):...

Thousands honor Finland ex-president Koivisto before burial
HELSINKI (AP) -- Tens of thousands of Finns have lined the roads in central Helsinki to honor former President Mauno Koivisto as his coffin was borne from the Helsinki Cathedral to the city's main cemetery....