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EU, NATO Leaders Discuss Security Priorities for Europe

EU, NATO Leaders Discuss Security Priorities for Europe

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Friday took part in a European Union summit to discuss security and defense priorities for...

Human Rights Violations Eroding Fundamental Freedoms Globally, Bachelet Says

Human Rights Violations Eroding Fundamental Freedoms Globally, Bachelet Says

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michele Bachelet warns a proliferation of human rights violations around the world is eroding...

Global Proliferation of Human Rights Violations Eroding Fundamental Freedoms, Bachelet Says

Global Proliferation of Human Rights Violations Eroding Fundamental Freedoms, Bachelet Says

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michele Bachelet warns a proliferation of human rights violations around the world is eroding...

WHO Deems Human Spread of H5N8 Bird Flu Low

WHO Deems Human Spread of H5N8 Bird Flu Low

The World Health Organization on Friday said there is low risk of human-to-human spread of the H5N8 strain of bird...

Kosovo Investigative Reporter Beaten in Midnight Attack

Kosovo Investigative Reporter Beaten in Midnight Attack

Kosovo journalist Visar Duriqi was returning to his apartment outside the capital, Pristina, just after midnight Thursday when three masked...

US to Release Intelligence Report on Khashoggi Killing

US to Release Intelligence Report on Khashoggi Killing

The U.S. is expected to release a declassified intelligence report Friday that blames Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for...

On Eve of Russia Invasion Anniversary, US, EU Reaffirm Crimea Belongs to Ukraine

On Eve of Russia Invasion Anniversary, US, EU Reaffirm Crimea Belongs to Ukraine

On the eve of the seventh anniversary of the Russian invasion and seizure of Crimea, the United States and European...

Carter Center Targets Online Threats in Ethiopia

Carter Center Targets Online Threats in Ethiopia

With internet access increasing in many emerging democracies, use of social media is changing the ways that candidates and voters...

Tech Executives Warn Full Extent of US Cyber Breach Still Unknown

Tech Executives Warn Full Extent of US Cyber Breach Still Unknown

U.S. lawmakers launched an investigation this week into the December 2020 SolarWinds hack that included a breach of many private...

Tech Executives Warn Full Extent of US Cyber Breach Still Unkown

Tech Executives Warn Full Extent of US Cyber Breach Still Unkown

U.S. lawmakers launched an investigation this week into the December 2020 SolarWinds hack that included a breach of many private...

Kremlin Critic Navalny Transferred to Prison Outside Moscow

Kremlin Critic Navalny Transferred to Prison Outside Moscow

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny has been sent to a prison outside Moscow to serve his sentence, his lawyer said...

European Governments Resist Public Clamor for Easing of Pandemic Lockdown

European Governments Resist Public Clamor for Easing of Pandemic Lockdown

Months of lockdowns and pandemic restrictions are taking their toll on Europeans, with many chafing at the prolonged limitations on...