Erdogan leads rival in tense Turkey poll

Turkish voters had for the first time cast ballots for both president and parliament in the snap polls, with Erdogan ...
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Police: 25 injured in building explosion in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — Twenty-five people were injured, four of them severely, during an explosion that destroyed an apartment building in ...
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Air strikes kill five as southern Syria assault looms

Air strikes on rebel towns in southern Syria killed five civilians and damaged two hospitals on Sunday, a monitor said, ...
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Trump Attacks Immigration Laws, Calls For Deportations Without Trials

President Donald Trump ramped up his attacks on the United States' immigration
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Turkey elections: Erdogan declares victory, opposition says too early to call

Turkish President Erdogan, who faces a robust and united opposition, must secure more than 50 percent of the vote for ...
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Haredi company commander in Givati brigade?

In coming weeks new company commander appointment expected in Givati brigade's Rotem battalion from among several haredi officer candidates.

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Polish conservatives win boosts eurosceptics camp

A couple read their ballot before voting in one of Warsaw's polling stations during the general election in Poland on October 25, 2015The resounding victory of Poland’s conservative Law and Justice (PiS) party in Sunday’s general election has given a boost to European eurosceptics, already buoyed by the backlash against Brussels sparked by the migrant crisis. “Poland has given a boost to the eurosceptics camp of countries such as Britain that want to reform the European Union and loosen internal ties” between its 28 member states, analyst Marcin Zaborowski told AFP.

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UN chief slams Saudi-led strikes on MSF Yemen hospital

A Yemeni man stands amid the rubble of a food storage warehouse after it was targeted by air strikes carried out by the Saudi-led coalition in the capital Sanaa on October 26, 2015UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday denounced strikes that he said were conducted by Saudi-led warplanes on a hospital in Yemen operated by international charity Doctors Without Borders. Ban “condemns the air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition that hit the Hayadeen Medical Hospital, run by Medecins Sans Frontieres,” said a UN statement, using the charity’s French name. The building “was hit by several air strikes” on Monday night “with patients & staff inside the facility,” the Paris-based MSF tweeted.

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Bavarian leader criticizes Austria and Merkel over refugees

Migrants wait to cross the Slovenia-Austria border in SentiljThe premier of the state of Bavaria criticized Austria on Tuesday for failing to coordinate the flow of migrants into southern Germany even as he renewed a challenge to Chancellor Angela Merkel over her management of the refugee crisis. Bavaria is bearing the brunt of the inflow of migrants into Germany from southeastern Europe. Premier Horst Seehofer, whose Christian Social Union (CSU) is closely allied to Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU), has emerged as one of the chancellor’s strongest critics over the past two months.

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