Teresa Cerojano, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 6:30am
A survey conducted by UNICEF and the Philippine government has found a high prevalence of violence against Filipino children, with eight out of 10 suffering some form of physical or psychological abuse.
George Jahn, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 6:22am
Shrugging off his unexpectedly clear defeat, the right-wing candidate for Austria's presidency said Tuesday he will run again in six years when the term of the left-leaning winner ends and a new election is held.
Esther Htusan, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 6:20am
Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan, seeking reconciliation among ethnic groups in fractious western Myanmar, has urged the army to respect civilians' rights as concerns rise about treatment of the Rohingya minority.
A Greek court agreed Tuesday to the extradition of three Turkish servicemen from a group of eight who fled to Greece after a failed July 15 military coup, a day after rejecting Turkey's extradition request for three others.
Mike Corder, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 6:10am
An alleged senior commander in the brutal militia of fugitive warlord Joseph Kony pleaded not guilty Tuesday to 70 charges including murder, rape, sexual enslavement and using child soldiers during the group's insurgency in northern Uganda.
Philip Issa and Howard Amos, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 5:21am
The Syrian government and its ally Russia on Tuesday issued stark warnings to rebels in besieged eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo, with Moscow's top diplomat saying the rebels will be wiped out unless they stop fighting and leave the city.
Lorne Cook, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 5:20am
NATO and the European Union are moving forward on deepening cooperation, the alliance's chief said Tuesday, as U.S. President-elect Donald Trump insists European allies start pulling their own military weight.
Jan M. Olsen, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 5:10am
A gunman shot a Danish policeman in the head Tuesday outside a police station in suburban Copenhagen, briefly prompting security outside police stations to be stepped up across the country, authorities said.
Gerry Shih, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 5:00am
A United Nations representative has pressed China to investigate the fate of prominent human rights campaigner Jiang Tianyong, who disappeared two weeks ago and is believed by friends to be held by state security agents.