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NATO urges EU to cooperate more on defense; Cameron, Hollande back different approaches
BRUSSELS (AP) -- NATO called on European Union leaders Thursday to improve their cooperation on defense in the face of dwindling military budgets or face American disengagement from Europe....
War crimes prosecutor says she needs time to rebuild case against Kenya president Kenyatta
AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court asked judges Thursday to delay the start of the war crimes trial of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta due to a lack of evidence....
Let out from Genoa prison on pass to visit mom, serial killer hijacks car, at large; hunt on
ROME (AP) -- Italian police on Thursday conducted a manhunt for a serial killer who was allowed to leave a Genoa prison on a two-day, good-behavior pass to see his elderly mother but failed to return....
Polish, Russian foreign ministers hold talks on Iran, Ukraine and bilateral issues
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- The Polish and Russian foreign ministers have held a round of cooperation talks that also included discussion of Ukraine, which has intensified ties with Russia and shelved a key deal with the European Union....
EU leaders praise deal on banking union body to avoid bailouts but analysts are skeptical
BRUSSELS (AP) -- European Union leaders gave an enthusiastic thumbs-up Thursday to a new mechanism agreed on to handle ailing banks, but analysts likened it to a band aid that falls short of what is needed to stabilize the bloc's financial system....
BAE Systems says UAE won't be going forward with talks to buy Typhoon jets
LONDON (AP) -- Global defense company BAE Systems says the U.A.E. has pulled out of U.K.-government backed talks to buy Typhoon jets....
Ukraine leader tilts toward Russia, speaks out against what he calls Western interference
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Ukraine's embattled president slammed the West on Thursday for supporting the massive street protests calling for his ouster and announced plans to partially join a Moscow-led economic union - a move likely to deepen Ukraine's political crisis....