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Migrant family’s presence on Greek island hints at pushbacks

VATHY, Greece -- Around dawn one recent spring day, an inflatable dinghy carrying nearly three dozen people reached the Greek island of Samos from...

AP Week in Pictures: Latin America and Caribbean

By The Associated Press June 18, 2021, 4:02 AM • 1 min read Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email this article June 11 – 17, 2021 This photo gallery highlights...

Iran votes in presidential poll tipped in hard-liner’s favor

Iran has begun voting in a presidential election tipped in the favor of a hard-line protege of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei By JON GAMBRELL...

Nicaraguan government pursues NGO in widening crackdown

Nicaraguan authorities have ordered the capture of a former education minister and a businessman as the government’s crackdown continued to expand beyond leaders of...

UN alarmed by abuse of civilians in growing Myanmar conflict

The United Nations’ office in Myanmar has expressed concern about escalating human rights abuses after reports that opponents of the ruling military may have...

Canada: Pfizer, Moderna preferred 2nd dose after AstraZeneca

Canada’s National Advisory Committee on Immunization says it is now recommending people who got the AstraZeneca vaccine first should get Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna for...

Mexican police find corpse, probably Indigenous activist

Prosecutors in the northern Mexico border state of Sonora say they have found a badly decayed corpse with clothing that matches the description of...

AP Week in Pictures: Asia

By The Associated Press June 18, 2021, 1:05 AM • 1 min read Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email this article June 11-17, 2021 This photo gallery highlights some of...

AP Interview: Tibet exile leader hopes to resume China talks

The new president of the Tibetan exile government says he will do his best to resume a dialogue with China after more than a...

Inspection finds problems in rest of Mexico City subway line

A visual inspection has found problems in about one-third of the Mexico City elevated subway line where a single span collapsed on May 3,...