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Hong Kong leader: Groups crossing ‘red lines’ should disband

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam says organizations that cross “red lines” and disregard national security should disband, though that wouldn't protect them if they...

Now silent under Taliban, a Kabul cinema awaits its fate

KABUL, Afghanistan -- The cool 1960s-style lines of the Ariana Cinema’s marquee stand out over a traffic-clogged roundabout in downtown Kabul. For decades, the...

Mexico president to investigate border shooting of innocents

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico -- Mexico’s president vowed to investigate the border shootings that left 19 dead over the weekend, even as the latest homicide...

UN: 18,000 Yemeni civilians killed in airstrikes since 2015

A United Nations panel says at least 18,000 Yemeni civilians have been killed or wounded by airstrikes since the country’s war escalated in 2015 ByThe...

Austrian police find 2 dead men in minibus full of migrants

Austrian media are reporting that the bodies of two men were found in a minibus carrying dozens of migrants near the border with Hungary ByThe...

Prominent Afghan doctor kidnapped, killed in northern city

The family of a prominent Afghan doctor says he was kidnapped and killed in the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif By ABDUL QAHAR AFGHAN and TAMEEM...

Bulgarians elect new parliament amid corruption worries

Bulgarians are voting in a snap poll after a previous election in April produced a fragmented parliament that failed to form a viable coalition...

South Korea to launch task force on banning dog meat

South Korea says it’ll launch a task force to consider outlawing dog meat consumption, about two months after the country’s president offered to look...

Gaza border clashes with Israeli army wound 24 Palestinians

Palestinian health officials say Israeli gunfire has wounded 24 Palestinians, including a 13-year-old boy who was shot in the head, during a protest along...

Cyprus forest fire that killed 4 now under control

Cyprus authorities say a deadly brush fire that claimed four lives and has been described as the most destructive blaze in the republic’s 61-year...