DR Congo Child Soldiers Awarded $10Mln in Damages

International war crimes judges on Friday awarded $10 million in landmark reparations to "hundreds or thousands" of former child soldiers.
Paris attack suspect Salah Abdelslam

Belgian Trial Delayed for Paris Attacks Suspect Abdeslam

The Belgian trial of Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam scheduled to begin on Monday in Brussels has been delayed, the court said Friday.

Two Dead, Dozens Injured in Fresh Palestinian Protests Against Trump’s Jerusalem Decision

Thousands of Palestinians took part in fresh protests Friday against Washington's controversial recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
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UN ‘Shocked and Appalled’ at Mass-Execution in Iraq

The UN on Friday harshly criticized the mass-hanging of 38 men at a prison in southern Iraq this week, urging Baghdad to immediately halt all executions.

US Envoy Says ‘Real Dialogue’ Needed with North Korea

The top U.S. envoy for North Korea said Friday that "real dialogue" is needed to gauge what Pyongyang wants from its accelerated drive towards nuclear weapons statehood.

EU Leaders: Jerusalem Stance ‘Unchanged’ After Trump Move

European Union leaders on Thursday rejected U.S. President Donald J. Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.
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Cyprus, Greece, Egypt Vow Closer Security Cooperation in Mediterranean

Cyprus, Greece and Egypt pledged closer cooperation on combatting terrorism and people trafficking in the Eastern Mediterranean.

US Moves to Roll Back ‘Net Neutrality’ Rules

U.S. regulators voted Thursday to roll back so-called "net neutrality" rules which required internet providers to treat all traffic equally.
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Tusk: EU Leaders Agree to Roll Over Russia Sanctions

E.U. leaders on Thursday agreed to extend economic sanctions against Russia over its meddling in Ukraine for six months.

Putin: Not My Fault There is No Opposition in Russia

Russian President Putin spent three hours and 42 minutes answering questions on a wide range of issues including domestic and foreign policy.