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Security personnel stand at the entrance of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Germany says it is "very concerned" about the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, and is calling on Saudi Arabia to "participate fully" in clearing up reports that he may have been killed. Khashoggi went missing over a week ago after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
October 12, 2018 - 7:38 pm
The disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at a Saudi diplomatic mission in Turkey has fueled calls for the United States to reconsider arms sales to the kingdom that have been championed by President Donald Trump. The administration says the proposed $110 billion deal would bolster the...
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October 08, 2018 - 1:39 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia is challenging the U.S. claim that it has fulfilled its obligations under a pivotal nuclear arms deal, an argument that could further fuel tensions between Moscow and Washington. The Russian Foreign Ministry said Monday it "can't confirm" the latest U.S. State Department data...
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In this undated photo released by Papua representative office of the National Human Rights Commission, Polish national Jakub Skrzypski, left, who is detained and charged with treason on accusation of assisting Papuan independence supporters and separatist fighters talks with the head of Papua Representative Office of the National Human Rights Commission Frits Ramandey, right, at his detention house at the regional police headquarters in Jayapura, Papua province, Indonesia. Skrzypski was arrested in Wamena in Papua province in late August along with four Papuans that police said had ammunition and described as linked to "armed criminal groups," authorities' usual description of Papuan independence fighters. The 39-year-old factory worker faces up to 20 years in prison if he's found guilty. (Papua Representative Office of the National Human Rights Commission via AP)
September 24, 2018 - 9:24 pm
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — To the Indonesian government, the 39-year-old factory worker and globe-trotting Polish traveler is a danger to the state, a man who plotted with shadowy gunmen to foment revolt in isolated eastern jungles. But to his supporters, Jakub Skrzypski is just an idealistic...
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In this undated photo released by Papua representative office of the National Human Rights Commission, Polish national Jakub Skrzypski, left, who is detained and charged with treason on accusation of assisting Papuan independence supporters and separatist fighters talks with the head of Papua Representative Office of the National Human Rights Commission Frits Ramandey, right, at his detention house at the regional police headquarters in Jayapura, Papua province, Indonesia. Skrzypski was arrested in Wamena in Papua province in late August along with four Papuans that police said had ammunition and described as linked to "armed criminal groups," authorities' usual description of Papuan independence fighters. The 39-year-old factory worker faces up to 20 years in prison if he's found guilty. (Papua Representative Office of the National Human Rights Commission via AP)
September 24, 2018 - 9:14 pm
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — To the Indonesian government, the 39-year-old factory worker and globe-trotting Polish traveler is a danger to the state, a man who plotted with shadowy gunmen to foment revolt in isolated eastern jungles. But to his supporters, Jakub Skrzypski is just an idealistic...
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September 10, 2018 - 2:39 pm
MADRID (AP) — Spain says it is holding talks with Saudi Arabia to resolve differences over a shipment of bombs that, according to Spanish defense authorities, could end up targeting civilians in Yemen. Defense Minister Margarita Robles told senators at a hearing on Monday that the decision wasn't...
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U. S. Donald Trump gives North Korea leader Kim Jong Un a thumbs up at their meeting at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island Tuesday, June 12, 2018 in Singapore. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
June 11, 2018 - 9:59 pm
SINGAPORE (AP) — The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump in Singapore (all times local): 9:55 a.m. President Donald Trump says that his one-on-one meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was "very, very good" and that the two have an "...
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President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong ahead of a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Singapore. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
June 11, 2018 - 7:51 pm
SINGAPORE (AP) — The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump in Singapore (all times local): 7:50 a.m. North Korea's state media has reported on Kim Jong Un's late-night tour of Singapore with unusual speed. Pyongyang's official Rodong Sinmun on...
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, walks in Marina Bay, Singapore Monday, June 11, 2018 ahead of the summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
June 11, 2018 - 7:06 pm
SINGAPORE (AP) — The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump in Singapore (all times local): 7:05 a.m. President Donald Trump is sitting down with Fox News host Sean Hannity after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Fox News says the...
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, walks in Marina Bay, Singapore Monday, June 11, 2018 ahead of the summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
June 11, 2018 - 1:57 pm
SINGAPORE (AP) — Latest on a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump in Singapore (all times local): 1:45 a.m. For better part of an hour, President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will square off one on one, alone but for a pair of translators...
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, walks in Marina Bay, Singapore Monday, June 11, 2018 ahead of the summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
June 11, 2018 - 12:47 pm
SINGAPORE (AP) — Latest on a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump in Singapore (all times local): 12:40 a.m. Former NBA star Dennis Rodman has arrived in Singapore, hours before President Donald Trump is set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for the first...
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