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Aid group: Cameroon's restive regions need more helpThe head of the Norwegian Refugee Council says the humanitarian situation has become dire in parts of Cameroon amid a two-year conflict between separatists and government forces
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
Old wooden crosses intertwine in a cemetery at dawn in Copaciu, southern Romania, Thursday, April 25, 2019. On Maundy Thursday during the holy week of Easter, Orthodox Christians in small southern Romanian villages go to local graveyards before sunrise as part of a centuries-old ritual, light candles and small fires, release incense and leave small bags of food on the ground or offer them with other people. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
Romanian villagers light graveyard fires in Easter ritualOrthodox Christians in a southern Romanian village lit fires and candles at the gravesites of friends and relatives, part of a centuries-old Easter ritual
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
German Greens won't back any EU chief who woos far rightA leading candidate for Germany's Green party says they won't support the election of anyone hoping to head the European Union's executive branch if that candidate seeks the support of the far right
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Cyprus police link suspect to disappearance of 3rd womanA Cyprus court has extended for another two days the detention of a man suspected in the killings of two women after police connected him to another woman who disappeared in 2017
The Associated Press50 minutes ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un take an escalator leaving a hall after the talks in Vladivostok, Russia, Thursday, April 25, 2019. Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Thursday they had good talks about their joint efforts to resolve a standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear program, amid stalled negotiations with the United States.(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
Putin: NKorea ready to denuclearize _ if it gets guaranteesRussian President Vladimir Putin said after his summit with Kim Jong Un Thursday that the North Korean leader is ready to proceed toward denuclearization _ but needs solid security guarantees to do so.
The Associated Press53 minutes ago
An Extinction Rebellion climate change protester holds a placard outside the Goldman Sachs office in the City of London, Thursday, April 25, 2019. The non-violent protest group, Extinction Rebellion, is seeking negotiations with the government on its demand to make slowing climate change a top priority. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
Climate activists block entrance to London Stock ExchangeEnvironmental activists are blocking the main entrance to the London Stock Exchange after gluing themselves to the doorway while wearing LED displays reading "climate emergency."
The Associated Press57 minutes ago
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrives at the V4-Japan summit in Bratislava, Slovakia, Thursday, April 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Japan's PM asks for support in abduction dispute with NKoreaJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has welcomed a new free trade deal between Japan and the European Union
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this April 23, 2019 file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron waits for Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Elysee Palace in Paris. Macron is unveiling long-awaited plans to quell the yellow vest anti-government protests that have marred his presidency. He is planning to respond to yellow vest demonstrators' concerns over their loss of purchasing power with tax cuts for lower-income households and measures to boost pensions and help single parents (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File)
Macron to offer solutions to French yellow vest grievancesFrench President Emmanuel Macron is expected to unveil long-awaited plans to quell anti-government protests that have marred his presidency
The Associated Press1 hour ago
An Ahmadi Muslim refugee woman holds her newly born baby at a community center that they took refuge in Pasyala, north east of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thursday, April 25, 2019. Hundreds of Ahmadi Muslims from Pakistan who sought refuge in Sri Lanka now huddle together in fear following attacks and harassment after the Easter bombings. They are just some of the Muslims scared the Islamic State-claimed assault will bring both government and mob retaliation. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
Sri Lanka Muslims, refugees fear backlash from Easter attackMuslims, refugees from Pakistan fear reprisal attacks in Sri Lanka after Easter suicide bombings
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE- This April 30, 2018, file photo shows an exterior view of the Sainsbury's flagship store in the Nine Elms area of London. British competition regulators have blocked J. Sainsbury Plc's 7.3 billion-pound ($9.4 billion) purchase of Walmart's Asda unit, which would have created the U.K.'s biggest supermarket chain. The Competition and Markets Authority says the deal would have increased prices and reduced the quality and range of products available to shoppers, it was reported on Thursday, April 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
UK blocks Sainsbury's merger with Walmart unit AsdaBritish regulators have blocked Sainsbury's $9.4 billion purchase of Walmart's Asda unit amid concerns it would increase prices and reduce product offerings, in another hit to Walmart's international operations.
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Migrants disembark after being transferred to Maltese army boats at sea and brought to Valletta harbor, Malta, Saturday, April 13, 2019. Malta has announced a deal that see four European Union nations taking in the 64 migrants rescued at sea off Libya 10 days ago. Malta announced Saturday that the migrants will be distributed among Germany, France, Portugal and Luxembourg. (AP Photo/Jonathan Borg)
Study finds Germans increasingly hostile to asylum-seekersA study has found that Germans are increasingly hostile toward asylum-seekers, whereas prejudices toward other minorities such as homeless or gay people has declined
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Jaroslaw Kaczynski, the leader of Poland's conservative ruling party, takes part in a Polish tradition of taking a basket to church for a blessing in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, April 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
Polish leader: LGBT rights an import that threatens nationThe chairman of Poland's conservative ruling party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has called the LGBT rights movement a foreign import that threatens the Polish nation
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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