Konstantin Testorides and Demetris Nellas, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 2:08pm
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker urged Macedonian officials Sunday to resolve a long-standing naming dispute with neighboring Greece so the country can open membership talks with the European Union.
Haruna Umar and Sam Olukoya, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 11:39am
Nigeria's government acknowledged Sunday that 110 girls remain missing nearly a week after Boko Haram militants attacked their town. Frustrated family members already had compiled a list of missing girls after saying officials were being slow to respond.
Bassem Mroue, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 11:26am
Despite a drop in intensity, shelling and bombardment in the Syrian capital and its embattled eastern suburbs killed at least six people Sunday following the U.N. Security Council's unanimous approval of a resolution demanding a 30-day cease-fire across Syria, opposition activists and residents of Damascus said.
Hamza Hendawi, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 11:22am
Campaigning began in Egypt's presidential elections this weekend, a contest pitting a little-known, face-saving candidate against the incumbent, general-turned-president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, who is virtually certain to win.
Gillian Wong, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 10:34am
China's ruling Communist Party has proposed scrapping term limits for the country's president, the official news agency said Sunday, appearing to lay the groundwork for party leader Xi Jinping to rule as president beyond 2023.
Bassem Mroue and Zeynep Bilginsoy, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 9:21am
Czech authorities detained a former leader of a Syrian Kurdish political party under an Interpol red notice that was based on Turkey's request for his arrest, Turkish and Syrian Kurdish officials said Sunday.