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Head of Turkish-Arab media group calls for punishment for "authority that gave the orders" in killing of Saudi writer

Oct. 20, 2018 7:14 AM EDT
ISTANBUL (AP) — Head of Turkish-Arab media group calls for punishment for "authority that gave the orders" in killing of Saudi writer.

3 charged in southern France extremist attack

Oct. 20, 2018 7:05 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Three people have been charged in France over an Islamic extremist's shooting rampage and supermarket hostage-taking earlier this year. French regional media reported that the three are suspected of providing help to assailant Redouane Lakdim before his March attack in Carcassonne and the...

Anti-Brexit protest in London calls for second referendum

Oct. 20, 2018 6:57 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Anti-Brexit protesters are gathering in central London for a demonstration calling for a second referendum on Britain's exit from the European Union. Around 150 buses are ferrying thousands of protesters from across the country to the British capital. The march will begin at noon (1100 GMT)...

The Latest: Top pol says Turkey to 'never allow' cover-up

Oct. 20, 2018 6:53 AM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times local): 1:50 p.m. The deputy head of Turkey's ruling party says Turkey will "never allow a cover-up" of the...

The Latest: 11 injured in Madrid when migrants try to escape

Oct. 20, 2018 6:49 AM EDT

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The Latest on migration issues in Europe (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Spanish police say that 10 officers and one migrant have been injured when a large group of migrants tried to escape from a holding center where they await deportation. Police say that a group of around 80 migrants...

Cyprus takes in 29 Syrian migrants departing from Lebanon

Oct. 20, 2018 6:41 AM EDT

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cypriot police say most of the 29 Syrian migrants who have arrived to the Mediterranean island after setting sail from Lebanon told authorities they have relatives living on Cyprus. Police said Saturday that the migrants, including five women, nine children and one unescorted minor,...

Turkish ruling party official says Turkey "will never allow a cover-up" in case of killed Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi

Oct. 20, 2018 6:41 AM EDT
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish ruling party official says Turkey "will never allow a cover-up" in case of killed Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.

Trump: Saudi arrests in Khashoggi death 'a good first step'

Oct. 20, 2018 6:34 AM EDT

LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday called Saudi Arabia's announcement that suspects are in custody in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi a "good first step" and said he would work with Congress on a U.S. response. The president spoke to the media at a defense roundtable...

Russian deputy foreign minister denounces US trolling case

Oct. 20, 2018 6:13 AM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — A top Russian diplomat says that the U.S. allegation that a Russian woman helped oversee a social media effort to influence the American midterm elections is shameful. Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov made the comments in a statement Saturday, a day after U.S. prosecutors filed a...

Italy brushes off downgrade as it plans EU budget response

Oct. 20, 2018 4:37 AM EDT

ROME (AP) — Italy's deputy premier on Saturday brushed off a ratings downgrade and vowed to forge ahead with the government's rule-busting budget as Italy prepared to respond to European Union concerns about its high deficit targets. International credit rating agency Moody's late Friday downgraded Italy's...