EU seeks unity after Greek PM blasts Spain, PortugalThe EU said Monday it is trying to mediate in a simmering row between Greece and its eurozone partners Spain and Portugal after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras accused them of…
Kerry meets with Russia’s Lavrov over Ukraine crisisUS Secretary of State John Kerry held tense talks with his Russian counterpart in Geneva Monday to end fighting in Ukraine, where the UN says more than 6,000 have died in less…
Netanyahu arrives in US for ‘historic’ speechThe United States and Israel showed signs of seeking to defuse tensions on Sunday ahead of a speech in Washington by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when he will warn…
Terrible France down and out against WalesFrance suffered their second defeat in three games in this season’s Six Nations as Wales rekindled their title hopes with a 20-13 win in Paris on Saturday.
PSG miss chance to top Ligue 1 after 0-0 draw with MonacoParis Saint-Germain fluffed their chance to go atop the French league with a frustrating 0-0 draw at Monaco on Sunday.
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Guinea pardons fans arrested for Africa Cup clashesEquatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang has pardoned 149 people who were arrested following clashes during the host country's Africa Cup of Nations semi-final defeat to Ghana.
Irish take control of Six Nations with win over EnglandIreland took control of its Six Nations destiny with a 19-9 victory Sunday over England in the visitors’ first defeat of the tournament.
Iraq museum reopens early to defy IS groupIraq's national museum officially reopened in Baghdad on Saturday after 12 years of painstaking efforts during which close to a third of 15,000 pieces looted during the US-led…
Estonian pro-NATO ruling party wins electionEstonia’s centre-right prime minister claimed victory in an election on Sunday, cementing pro-NATO policies after a campaign dominated by fears of interference by neighbouring…
Vazquez sworn in as Uruguay’s presidentTabare Vazquez was sworn in as Uruguay's new president Sunday, returning to office a decade after first leading the left to power and drawing a curtain on folksy farmer Jose…
Police arrest dozens in Hong Kong at anti-China protestMore than 30 people were arrested as a group of about 400 demonstrators in Hong Kong clashed with police in the latest sign of tensions caused by China’s influence in the city.
Islamic State group frees 19 ChristiansThe Islamic State group released 19 Assyrian Christian captives in Syria on Sunday after processing them through a sharia court, a monitoring group which tracks the conflict said.