Spain's prime minister has compared secession efforts in the northeastern region of Catalonia to Britain's tangled process of leaving the European Union, saying both rely on confronting citizens with fake arguments.
British politics was thrown into chaos and Brexit into doubt Wednesday as Conservative lawmakers triggered a no-confidence vote in Prime Minister Theresa May that will see her removed as party and government leader if she loses.
Fares Akram and Mohammed Daraghmeh, Associated Press | PostedDec 12th - 12:07am
The small town of Abassan in the Gaza Strip is a tough place to infiltrate: Everyone knows everyone and outsiders passing through quickly attract attention. So when strangers drove through town, suspicious Hamas security men stopped the van and questioned those inside.
Lori Hinnant, Sylvie Corbet and John Leicester, Associated Press | PostedDec 12th - 12:04am
Hundreds of police and soldiers hunted Wednesday for a suspected extremist who sprayed gunfire near one of Europe's most famous Christmas markets, killing three and wounding at least 13 in the eastern city of Strasbourg and putting the whole country on edge anew.