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Moscow-bound EgyptAir flight returns after threat message

EgyptAir says a Moscow-bound flight has returned to the Egyptian capital shortly after its takeoff after a threatening message was found onboard ByThe Associated Press October...

Violent rally in Pakistan leaves 2 Islamists, 1 police dead

Officials say violence at an anti-France Islamist rally in eastern Pakistan has left at least one police officer and two demonstrators dead By BABAR DOGAR...

Israeli body to OK settlement homes after US condemnation

An Israeli settlement monitor says Israel has approved about 3,000 settler homes in the occupied West Bank By ILAN BEN ZION Associated Press October 27, 2021,...

EU court tells Poland to pay $1.2M a day in judicial dispute

BRUSSELS -- The European Union upped a standoff with Poland over judicial independence and the primacy of EU over national law on Wednesday when...

Bombing in Myanmar city highlights escalating violence

Midday bombings have injured at least nine people near a busy government office in Myanmar’s second biggest city By GRANT PECK Associated Press October 27, 2021,...

Pope OKs Canada trip to help healing with Indigenous peoples

The Vatican says Pope Francis has agreed to visit Canada to help reconciliation efforts with Indigenous peoples following shocking revelations of the Catholic church's...

Chinese, Greek foreign ministers discuss economic ties

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is meeting with Greek officials during a visit to Athens that's expected to focus on furthering Chinese investments in...

Iran’s president says cyberattack meant to create ‘disorder’

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Iran's president said Wednesday that a cyberattack which paralyzed every gas station in the Islamic Republic was designed to...

Sudan arrests 3 activist as pressure mounts on military

Sudanese activists say security forces have detained three prominent pro-democracy activists By SAMY MAGDY Associated Press October 27, 2021, 8:09 AM • 3 min read Share to Facebook Share...

In Somalia, a rare female artist promotes images of peace

Among the once-taboo professions emerging from Somalia’s decades of conflict and Islamic extremism is the world of arts, and a 21-year-old female painter has...