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US Defense Secretary Heads to Europe to Focus on Black Sea Stability, NATO 

US Defense Secretary Heads to Europe to Focus on Black Sea Stability, NATO 

U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is heading to Europe this weekend to meet with leaders in Georgia, Ukraine and Romania...

Turkish Media Face 18 Trials in One Week

Turkish Media Face 18 Trials in One Week

Eighteen journalists, nearly all of whom work for Kurdish media outlets, stood trial at hearings across Turkey this week.  Lawyers...

David Amess, British MP, Killed in Stabbing

David Amess, British MP, Killed in Stabbing

A British member of parliament died Friday after being stabbed several times at a church, while he was visiting constituents...

New App Seeks to Improve Conditions for Spain’s Women Hotel Workers

New App Seeks to Improve Conditions for Spain’s Women Hotel Workers

A labor union representing hotel maids in Spain, many of them migrants, is preparing to launch a new reservation app...

Norway Bow-and-Arrow Suspect Facing Custody Hearing

Norway Bow-and-Arrow Suspect Facing Custody Hearing

The suspect in a bow-and-arrow attack that killed five people and wounded three in a quiet Norwegian town this week...

US, Greece Enhance Ties with China, Turkey in the Background

US, Greece Enhance Ties with China, Turkey in the Background

The United States and Greece upgraded an existing Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement on Thursday, a move seen as elevating bilateral...

US Defense Secretary Heads to Eastern Europe, NATO Next Week

US Defense Secretary Heads to Eastern Europe, NATO Next Week

U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin heads to Europe next week for talks with allies concerned about Russia and what...

Facebook Objects to Releasing Private Posts About Myanmar’s Rohingya Campaign

Facebook Objects to Releasing Private Posts About Myanmar’s Rohingya Campaign

Facebook was used to spread disinformation about the Rohingya, the Muslim ethnic minority in Myanmar, and in 2018 the company...

US Authorities Disclose Ransomware Attacks Against Water Facilities

US Authorities Disclose Ransomware Attacks Against Water Facilities

U.S. authorities said on Thursday that four ransomware attacks had penetrated water and wastewater facilities in the past year, and...

Turkey Presses Taliban for Female Education and Inclusive Afghan Government 

Turkey Presses Taliban for Female Education and Inclusive Afghan Government 

Turkey hosted leaders of Afghanistan’s Taliban government for the first time Thursday, repeating its advice to the Islamist group on...

La Palma Records Strong Earthquake as Volcano Eruption Continues

La Palma Records Strong Earthquake as Volcano Eruption Continues

A 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck the Spanish island of La Palma overnight Thursday, officials said, the strongest recorded since the island’s...

Consortium Behind Pegasus Project Wins EU Journalism Prize

Consortium Behind Pegasus Project Wins EU Journalism Prize

The consortium of journalists behind the Pegasus Project investigation into malware from Israel-based NSO Group won the top European Union...