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25 years since Srebrenica, some victims finally laid to restA quarter of a century after losing their loved ones in the Srebrenica massacre,  survivors are grappling with their memories of the blood-soaked summer of 1995 while preparing to give a dignified burial to victims
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Thousands protest arrest of Russian regional governorThousands of demonstrators in the Russian Far East city of Khabarovsk have protested the arrest of the region's governor on charges of involvement in multiple murders
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Italy police ID kids sharing child porn, dark web videosItalian authorities say they have identified a group of 20 teenagers who shared child porn and dark web videos of suicides and mutilations on their cellphones
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Turkey amends laws to allow multiple lawyer associationsTurkey’s parliament has passed controversial legislation amending laws governing attorneys and bar associations, despite protests from critics who say the move could limit the independence of lawyers and reduce the professional associations’ clout
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Croatia, Bulgaria take big step toward joining the euroCroatia and Bulgaria have taken a big step toward joining the euro
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Cyprus: US military training won't harm Russia, China ties Cyprus says a U.S. decision to provide education and training to the island nation’s armed forces won’t hamper relations with Russia or China
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People queue up prior to visit the Eiffel Tower, in Paris, Thursday, June 25, 2020. The Eiffel Tower reopens after the coronavirus pandemic led to the iconic Paris landmark's longest closure since World War II. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
France ordered to fight pollution or pay millions in finesFrance’s highest administrative body has ordered the government to take immediate measures to combat pollution in Paris and several other regions or pay up to 20 million euros ($22.6 million) a year in fines
The Associated Press17 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 file photo, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrives to attend a meeting in Moscow, Russia. Russia's top diplomat has on Friday, July 10 dismissed U.S. intelligence information alleging that Moscow has offered bounties to the Taliban for killing American soldiers in Afghanistan as part of the U.S. political infighting. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File)
Russia's foreign minister mocks intel on bounties to TalibanRussia’s top diplomat has dismissed U.S. intelligence information alleging that Moscow offered bounties to the Taliban for killing American soldiers as a product of election year politics in Washington
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Senior German diplomat meets China's envoy over Hong KongGermany’s Foreign Ministry says it invited China’s ambassador to meet with one of its top diplomats to again express Berlin’s concerns about the situation in Hong Kong
The Associated Press19 hours ago
This photo issued by Wiltshire Police on Friday, July 10, 2020 shows Mark Royden, who has been jailed for attempting to steal a version of the Magna Carta which he believed was a fake. A U.K. judge has sentenced a man to four years for attempting to steal one of the original copies of the Magna Carta from Salisbury Cathedral in England. Mark Royden, from Canterbury, Kent, was convicted Friday of using a hammer to try to smash the security case holding the document in late 2018. (Wiltshire Police via AP)
Man gets prison for failed theft of Magna Carta in EnglandA U.K. judge has sentenced a man to four years for attempting to steal one of the original copies of the Magna Carta from Salisbury Cathedral in England
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Turkish Cypriots urge probe over gunshots at migrant boat Turkish Cypriot human rights groups are calling for an investigation after police reportedly fired their weapons at a boat that had ferried 30 Syrian refugees to ethnically split Cyprus' breakaway north
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Turkey's president formally changes status of Istanbul's Hagia Sophia to a mosqueTurkey's president formally changes status of Istanbul's Hagia Sophia to a mosque
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