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Colombia Peru Ecuador Seek Aid To Cope With Venezuelan Migrants

LIMA – Colombia, Peru and Ecuador want more international aid to help manage a surge in Venezuelan migration that is overwhelming public services in those...

Afghan Taliban Urges Retaliation Over Planned Dutch Cartoon Contest

KABUL – The Taliban urged Afghan soldiers on Thursday to attack Dutch troops serving in the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in retaliation for a contest of...

Dutch Lawmaker Cancels Mohammad Cartoon Contest Over Safety Concerns

AMSTERDAM – Dutch anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders said on Thursday he was cancelling plans to hold a contest for cartoons caricaturing the Prophet Mohammad,...

Former Congolese Military Leader I Am Not The Terminator

THE HAGUE – A former Congo military leader on trial for charges ranging from murder and rape to conscripting child soldiers and sexual slavery told judges at the...

Saudi-led Coalition Condemns Un Rights Report On Yemen

RIYADH – The coalition of Arab states fighting against Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthis on Wednesday denounced as inaccurate and biased a report by U.N. human...

Egypt Says 20 Suspected Militants Killed In Western Desert Sinai

CAIRO – Egypt has killed 20 suspected militants in an air strike in its western desert and shootouts in the Sinai peninsula, the military said on Wednesday, part...

Portugal Hopes To Preserve Memory Of Fascist Era With Fortress Museum

PENICHE, Portugal – Portugal plans to turn a notorious prison where anti-fascist activists were once beaten and tortured into a museum to help ensure that the...

Indonesian Court Clears Teenage Rape Victim Jailed For Abortion

JAKARTA – A 15-year-old girl jailed for six months for terminating her pregnancy after being raped by her brother has been cleared by a higher court in a case that...

South African Farmers Play Chicken With Trump Tariffs

HARTBEESFONTEIN, South Africa – Herman Pretorius is just the kind of white South African farmer U.S. President Donald Trump expressed concern for when he barged...

Un Rohingya Report Deserves Serious Consideration Guterres

UNITED NATIONS – A report by United Nations investigators saying Myanmar’s military carried out mass killings and gang rapes of Muslim Rohingya with...