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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov gestures during a meeting with South Korean head of National Security Chung Eui-yong at the Russian foreign ministry in Moscow,Tuesday March 13, 2018. Russia will only cooperate with Britain on the investigation into last week's poisoning of an ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia if it receives samples of the nerve agent that is believed to have been used, Russia's foreign minister Lavrov said Tuesday. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool)
March 13, 2018 - 2:19 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Britain says U.S. President Donald Trump has assured Prime Minister Theresa May that the U.S. is "with the U.K. all the way" and said Russia must provide clear answers about the nerve-agent...
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Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, gestures as he delivers a speech during a rally of his ruling Justice and Development (AKP) Party's supporters, in Mersin, southern Turkey, Saturday, March 10, 2018. Erdogan has criticised NATO for not supporting the country's ongoing military operation against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units or YPG, that started Jan. 20, to clear them from Afrin in northwestern Syria. Erdogan asked, "Hey NATO, where are you?" and accused the alliance of double standards.(Pool Photo via AP)
March 13, 2018 - 6:08 am
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local): 12:05 p.m. The Turkish foreign minister says Turkey and the United States have reached an agreement on a plan to jointly station Turkish and U.S. forces in the Syrian Kurdish-held town of Manbij. Washington has not confirmed any...
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Military personnel in College Street Car Park in Salisbury, Sunday March 11, 2018, as police and members of the armed forces probe the suspected nerve agent attack on Russian double agent Sergei Skripal, which took place on Sunday March 4. British health authorities said Sunday that small traces of contamination have been found in a restaurant and a pub in the English city of Salisbury, after a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent. (Andrew Matthews/PA via AP)
March 12, 2018 - 10:10 pm
LONDON (AP) — The use of Russian-developed nerve agent Novichok to poison ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter makes it "highly likely" that Russia was involved, British Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday. Novichok refers to a class of nerve agents developed in the Soviet Union near the end...
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Military personnel in College Street Car Park in Salisbury, Sunday March 11, 2018, as police and members of the armed forces probe the suspected nerve agent attack on Russian double agent Sergei Skripal, which took place on Sunday March 4. British health authorities said Sunday that small traces of contamination have been found in a restaurant and a pub in the English city of Salisbury, after a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent. (Andrew Matthews/PA via AP)
March 12, 2018 - 5:55 pm
LONDON (AP) — The use of Russian-developed nerve agent Novichok to poison ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter makes it "highly likely" that Russia was involved, British Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday. Novichok refers to a class of nerve agents developed in the Soviet Union near the end...
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Military personnel in College Street Car Park in Salisbury, Sunday March 11, 2018, as police and members of the armed forces probe the suspected nerve agent attack on Russian double agent Sergei Skripal, which took place on Sunday March 4. British health authorities said Sunday that small traces of contamination have been found in a restaurant and a pub in the English city of Salisbury, after a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent. (Andrew Matthews/PA via AP)
March 12, 2018 - 4:25 pm
LONDON (AP) — The use of Russian-developed nerve agent Novichok to poison ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter makes it "highly likely" that Russia was involved, British Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday. Novichok refers to a class of nerve agents developed in the Soviet Union near the end...
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Ivan Duque, presidential candidate with the Democratic Center party, casts his vote during legislative elections in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, March 11, 2018. Colombia will hold presidential elections in May. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
March 12, 2018 - 12:13 am
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombian voters turned to right-wing parties critical of the country's peace deal with the main leftist rebels and knocked the current president's party down in congressional elections, raising questions about the future of the accord. Sunday's vote was seen as a barometer...
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Election workers and voters move about the main polling station in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, March 11, 2018, during legislative elections. Colombia’s former leftist guerrillas faced their first electoral challenge as a political party Sunday in congressional voting that measured the strength of the country’s factions two months before presidential elections. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
March 12, 2018 - 12:09 am
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombian voters turned to right-wing parties critical of the country's peace deal with the main leftist rebels and knocked the current president's party down in congressional elections, raising questions about the future of the accord. Sunday's vote was seen as a barometer...
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Colombia's former President Alvaro Uribe, who is running for Senator with the Democratic Center Party, poses for a selfie with supporters as he accompanies his party's presidential candidate Ivan Duque to a polling station during legislative elections in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, March, 11, 2018. Colombia will hold presidential elections in May. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
March 11, 2018 - 9:54 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's fragile peace deal looked increasingly under threat Sunday as right-wing parties critical of the accord performed well in congressional elections seen as a dry run for a hotly contested presidential ballot in May, while the current president's party slumped. The...
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Ivan Marquez, who is running for Senator with the Common Alternative Revolutionary Force political party (FARC), leaves a voting station during legislative elections in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, March 11, 2018. Colombia’s former leftist guerrillas face their first electoral test as a political party Sunday in congressional voting also seen as a measure of the strength of the country’s factions two months before presidential elections. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
March 11, 2018 - 4:07 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's former leftist guerrillas faced their first electoral challenge as a political party Sunday in congressional voting that also measured the strength of the country's main political factions two months before presidential elections. Analysts see the balloting for...
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Ivan Marquez, who is running for Senator with the Common Alternative Revolutionary Force political party (FARC), leaves a voting station during legislative elections in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, March 11, 2018. Colombia’s former leftist guerrillas face their first electoral test as a political party Sunday in congressional voting also seen as a measure of the strength of the country’s factions two months before presidential elections. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
March 11, 2018 - 12:59 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's former leftist guerrillas faced their first electoral challenge as a political party Sunday in congressional voting that measured the strength of the country's factions two months before presidential elections. Analysts see the balloting for the Senate and House...
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