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In this photo taken June 20, 2018, diners at the Tawla restaurant in the Mission District enjoy the Refugee Food Festival in San Francisco. San Francisco restaurants are opening their kitchens for the first time to refugees who are showcasing their culinary skills and native cuisines while raising their profiles as aspiring chefs as part of a program to increase awareness about the plight of refugees worldwide. (AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill)
US restaurants host refugee chefs who offer a taste of homeU.S. restaurants have turned over their kitchens to refugee chefs so they can prepare sampling platters of their country's cuisine and share a taste of their home
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A day after elections, Muharrem Ince, the candidate of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party, laughs during a news conference in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, June 25, 2018. Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, 64 who has dominated Turkish politics for the past 15 years, is the winner of Sunday's polls and was set to extend his rule with sweeping new powers after winning landmark presidential and parliamentary elections. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
The Latest: Germany urges Turkey to end state of emergencyGermany's foreign minister urges Turkey's President Erdogan to lift the country's state of emergency as soon as possible
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German court convicts Syrian who beat man wearing Jewish capA Berlin court has convicted a 19-year-old Syrian of serious bodily harm and slander for attacking a man wearing a skullcap in the German capital in April
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EU slaps sanctions on Venezuelan vice-president, 10 othersThe EU says it has imposed travel bans and asset freezes on 11 senior Venezuelan officials, including new Vice President Delcy Rodriguez
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People wait aboard a boat to cross the Bosporus Strait, separating Europe and Asia, background, in Istanbul, Monday, June 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
Erdogan wins in Turkey, gets ready to assume sweeping powersRecep Tayyip Erdogan, who has dominated Turkish politics for the past 15 years, is set to extend his rule with sweeping powers after winning landmark presidential and parliamentary elections
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Britain's Prince William greets a woman during a visit to a community center, Dar Niemeh, in the province of Ajloun, north of the Jordanian capital Amman, Monday, June 25, 2018. The visit came on the second day of a five-day tour that also takes William to Israel and the Palestinian territories. It's a high-profile foreign trip for William, second in line to the throne, and comes at a time of widening rifts between Israelis and Palestinians. (Ahmad Abdo/Pool photo via AP)
Prince William arrives in Israel for historic royal visitPrince William arrived in Israel for the first-ever official visit of a member of the British royal family to the tumultuous region Britain once controlled.
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Romania: Probe sought in communist-era deaths of 340 orphansA Romanian government institute has asked prosecutors to investigate the deaths of 340 children at a communist-era orphanage
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In this Saturday, June 23, 2018, photo, the Governor of Chiang Rai Narongsak Osatanakorn talk to his staff in the entrance of the cave where a groupof boys went missing in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Officials say multiple attempts to locate the 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in a flooded cave in northern Thailand for nearly two days have failed, but that they will keep trying. (Chiang Rai City Public Affairs Department via AP)
Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are aliveAnguished parents of 12 boys missing in a flooded cave in northern Thailand were spending a third night without their children as water continued to rise in the sprawling caverns, forcing rescuers to suspend their search
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The new U.S. Ambassador to South Sudan Thomas Hushek speaks to The Associated Press at the embassy in Juba, South Sudan Monday, June 25, 2018. Hushek told the AP in an interview that the U.S. is skeptical of the latest peace talks between South Sudan President Salva Kiir and his rival Riek Machar. (AP Photo/Sam Mednick)
South Sudan's rival leaders meeting again in Sudan for talksSouth Sudan's rival leaders meet again in Sudan; new US ambassador to Juba voices skepticism
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Pope urges broader concept of life ethics beyond abortionPope Francis is urging bioethics experts from around the world to take up his call that protecting the unborn from abortion is just as important as caring for the poor, the sick and migrants
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German train conductor sexually abused boys on 218 occasionsA court in southwestern Germany has convicted a train conductor of sexually abusing several children on 218 occasions between 2013 and 2017
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Rescued migrants sit in the search and rescue ship of German aid group Mission Lifeline as the boat remained stranded off Malta with 234 migrants aboard and no port at which to dock after both Italy and Malta refused to give authorization, early Monday, June 25, 2018. Since taking office at the beginning of the month, Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has launched a crackdown on private European-flagged rescue ships. (Mission Lifeline via AP)
The Latest: Italy official says Libyans laud migrant stanceItaly's interior minister is challenging France to open its port in Marseille to a German aid group whose rescue boat has been stranded off Malta for days with 234 migrants on board
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