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Indonesia military: 3 dead in gun attack on airport in Papua

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:52am

Gunmen killed three people in an attack Monday at an airport in Indonesia's easternmost Papua that targeted a light plane transporting paramilitary police, the military said.

Prince William tours Roman ruins in Jordan, meets refugees

Omar Akour, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:46am

Britain's Prince William on Monday toured the ruins of the Roman city of Jerash, a major tourist attraction his wife visited as a child when she and her family lived in Jordan.

Italy's interior minister in Libya for migrant crisis talks

Mohammed Ben Khalifa and Nicole Winfield, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:34am

Italy's firebrand interior minister vowed on Monday to do everything possible to help Libya stem the flow of migrants and develop itself commercially, saying Italy wants Europe to view its former colony as a "great opportunity" and not a problem.

In sign of detente, North Korea skips annual anti-US rally

Cha Song By and Eric Talmadge, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:32am

In another sign of detente following the summit between leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump, North Korea has decided to skip one of the most symbolic and politically charged events of its calendar: the annual "anti-U.S. imperialism" rally marking the start of the Korean War.

Koreas discuss removing North's artillery from tense border

Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:24am

The rival Koreas are discussing the possible relocation of North Korea's long-range artillery guns away from the tense Korean border, South Korea's prime minister said Monday, as the countries forge ahead with steps to lower tensions and extend a recent detente.

The Latest: Austrian nationalist criticizes Turkish voting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:18am

The Latest on the results of presidential and parliamentary elections in Turkey (all times local):

Asylum seekers in Israel: Eritrea sent people to beat us

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:07am

Eritrean asylum seekers in Israel are protesting their country's ambassador, saying he sent people to beat them for speaking out against the African dictatorship.

Photographer David Goldblatt, who chronicled apartheid, dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:58am

David Goldblatt, a South African photographer who for decades chronicled the harsh fallout of white minority rule in his country, has died at the age of 87.

Australia and Vanuatu to negotiate security treaty

Rod McGuirk, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:56am

Australia said Monday that it would negotiate a security treaty with Vanuatu, weeks after the Australian prime minister warned China against building a military base in the South Pacific island nation.

Minister: Romania faces hybrid, cybernetic attacks, Russia

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:46am

Romania's defense minister says the country faces challenges from hybrid and cyber attacks and "daily" Russian aggression in the Black Sea.

Yemen officials: Saudi strikes kill at least 8 in northwest

Ahmed Al-Haj, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:41am

Yemeni security officials say two Saudi-led coalition airstrikes have killed at least eight civilians, including women and children, in the northwestern Amran province near the capital, Sanaa.

Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

Tassanee Vejpongsa, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:38am

Multiple attempts to locate 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in a flooded cave complex in northern Thailand for nearly two days have failed, but officials said Monday they believe they're still alive.

The Latest: Spain: Over 1,000 rescued at sea in last 3 days

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:18am

The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local):

US to send FBI experts to investigate deadly Ethiopia blast

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:11am

Ethiopia says the United States will send FBI investigators to look into Saturday's deadly attack on a massive rally for the new prime minister.

Algeria abandons 13,000 migrants in the Sahara in waves

Lori Hinnant, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:09am

From this isolated frontier post deep in the sands of the Sahara, the expelled migrants can be seen coming over the horizon by the hundreds. They look like specks in the distance, trudging miserably across some of the world's most unforgiving terrain in the blistering sun.

NATO chief sees July decision on launching Macedonia talks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 3:38am

NATO's chief says he expect the leaders of the military alliance will decide at a summit next month to officially launch membership talks with Macedonia.

South Sudan's rival leaders set to meet again in Sudan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 3:23am

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has arrived in neighboring Sudan to meet again with rival Riek Machar amid fragile efforts to end their country's five-year civil war.

Magnitude 5.4 quake rattles Greece, no injuries reported

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 3:21am

A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.4 struck off southern Greece Monday but no injuries or damage were reported, Greek authorities said.

Turkey election: Opposition candidate says Turkey transitioning to one-man rule under election winner Erdogan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 3:12am

Turkey election: Opposition candidate says Turkey transitioning to one-man rule under election winner Erdogan.