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Twin suicide attacks target Tunisian security forces; at least 9 injured

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 5:12am

Twin suicide attacks target Tunisian security forces; at least 9 injured.

Suicide bomber targeting police rocks Tunis; 5 hurt

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:59am

A suicide bomber targeting a police patrol has struck a busy commercial street in central Tunis, injuring at least five people including two officers.

The Latest: EU official urges Italy to let migrants land

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:50am

The Latest on migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe (all times local):

Strong explosion targeting police patrol hits central Tunis; no immediate reports of deaths

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:44am

Strong explosion targeting police patrol hits central Tunis; no immediate reports of deaths .

Hungarian court rejects extradition of Macedonia ex-leader

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:34am

A Budapest court has rejected an extradition request from North Macedonia for its former prime minister, Nikola Gruevski.

Swiss delay plans for nationwide e-voting, citing flaws

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:33am

Swiss officials are delaying plans to introduce electronic voting across the Alpine country, saying it's "premature" because of problems testing the security and reliability of the system.

UK's Ministry of Defense says Typhoon aircraft safely escorted civilian aircraft to London's Stansted Airport

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:14am

UK's Ministry of Defense says Typhoon aircraft safely escorted civilian aircraft to London's Stansted Airport.

EU to stage war games to prepare for hybrid threats

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:11am

European Union ministers will take part in joint war games over coming months to better prepare the bloc for a range of attacks, from cyberattacks to disinformation campaigns.

Wildfire near arms factory in Greece, refugees evacuated

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:10am

Firefighters are battling to contain a wildfire near an arms factory some 50 kilometers (30 miles) from Athens. The fire has forced the evacuation of a small refugee camp but is not threatening homes.

Weather delays lifting of climbers' bodies from Indian peak

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:07am

Bad weather is continuing to delay the evacuation of seven bodies believed to be from a missing team of international climbers found on a notoriously dangerous Himalayan mountain in northern India, an Indian paramilitary official said on Thursday.

Air India plane diverted to London's Stansted lands safely

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:02am

An Air India Boeing 777 flying from Mumbai to Newark, New Jersey, has landed safely after being diverted.

Damascus explosion wounds pro-government analyst's wife, son

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 3:53am

Syria's state news agency says a bomb exploded in a car in Damascus, wounding a woman and her son. Activist groups said the victims were the wife and son of a pro-government political analyst.

China says international counterterror forum a success

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 3:53am

China successfully concluded a counterterrorism forum last week in Beijing that attracted representatives from the military and police forces of 31 nations, including France, Pakistan and Israel, a defense ministry spokesman said Thursday.

UK police say an aircraft was diverted to London's Stansted Airport following a security alert

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 3:49am

UK police say an aircraft was diverted to London's Stansted Airport following a security alert.

President Trump arrives in Japan for high-stakes meetings with Putin, Xi and other world leaders at Group of 20 summit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 3:45am

President Trump arrives in Japan for high-stakes meetings with Putin, Xi and other world leaders at Group of 20 summit.

US envoy backs Sudan protesters, urges talks with military

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 3:42am

The U.S. envoy to Sudan has expressed America's support for the Sudanese protest movement and has called for a civilian-led government amid stalled negotiations between the pro-democracy leaders and the ruling military.

Greenpeace sounds alarm about North Atlantic shark fishing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 3:40am

Greenpeace is warning about overfishing of endangered sharks in the North Atlantic, often by Spanish and Portuguese boats.

Rescue ship with 42 migrants stuck off Italy's Lampedusa

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 3:39am

A German humanitarian rescue ship with 42 rescued migrants onboard remains anchored off Italy's southernmost island of Lampedusa as a stand-off with Italy continues.

UN agency demands justice for killed Pakistani activist

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 27th - 2:48am

A top U.N. agency is demanding justice for Pakistani social media activist and blogger Mohammad Bilal Khan, killed in a knife attack in Islamabad earlier this month.