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  • Turkey: Mass Deportations of Syrians

    Turkey: Mass Deportations of Syrians

    Expand A Turkish soldier surveys the border line between Turkey and Syria near the city of Kilis, March 2, 2017. © 2017 Reuters/Murad Sezer (Brussel…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Macron Preserves China Contracts, Ignoring the Persecuted

    Macron Preserves China Contracts, Ignoring the Persecuted

    Expand French President Emmanuel Macron (L) and Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) shake hands during a press conference in Beijing, China, January 9, 2018.  ©…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Trapped: Asylum Seekers in Lesbos, Greece
    More than 13,500 asylum seekers remain trapped on the Greek islands in deplorable conditions as winter begins on December 21, 2017. Greece, with support from its European Union partners, should urgently transfer thousands of asylum seekers to the Gre…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Turkey: Arrest of Civil Society Leader Arbitrary, Punitive

    Turkey: Arrest of Civil Society Leader Arbitrary, Punitive

    Expand Osman Kavala. © 2017 Anadolu Kültür (Istanbul) – An Istanbul court decision on November 1, 2017, to imprison a businessman and civic lead…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Whose Bastille Day?

    Whose Bastille Day?

    President Emmanuel Macron is hosting President Donald Trump for Bastille Day to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the entry of the United States into World War I. The invitation is highly symbolic and ironic: the NATO- and EU-bashing Trump…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • France is addicted to the state of emergency. Put an end to it, Mr. President

    France is addicted to the state of emergency. Put an end to it, Mr. President

    “This bill will be the last one. The first and the last one.” That is how Emmanuel Macron answered the question I had just asked him: “What would happen, Mr. President, if France were hit by another terrorist attack in the coming months? Would…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • What Do the UK Party Manifestos Say About Human Rights?
    Human rights have so far barely featured in the British election campaign. Yet in their manifestos theConservatives, Labour and Liberal Democrats as well as the Scottish National Party have set out distinctive positions on a range of rights iss…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Military Might Alone Won’t Pull Mali From Quagmire

    Military Might Alone Won’t Pull Mali From Quagmire

    Expand French soldiers from Operation Barkhane stand outside their armored personnel carrier during a sandstorm in Inat, Mali, May 26, 2016. © 2016 Reuters…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • The Struggle for LGBT Rights in France

    The Struggle for LGBT Rights in France

    “Today, in France, we still cannot live and love freely just as we are,” said Joël Deumier, president of the association SOS Homophobie. In its annual report published May 10, 2017, the organization stated it received 1,575 testimonies of anti-L…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Let's Rise Up For Our Rights!
    By Bénédicte Jeannerod, France Director at Human Rights Watch and Camille Blanc, President of Amnesty International France.Published on Mediapart's website (in French)Human Rights principles were proclaimed universal almost 70 years ago. They wer…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

Huffington Post: Europe

IBT: Europe

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L.A. Times: Europe

PBS: Europe

  • Airstrike hits Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan
    A fire is seen after an apparent US airstrike hit a hospital run by Doctors without Borders in Kunduz, Afghanistan on Oct. 03, 2015. Photo by MSF/Pool/Anadolu Agency/Getty ImagesAn apparent U.S. airstrike wreaked havoc in the embattled Afghan city o…
    - 3 Oct 15, 5:18pm -
  • Wildfires in Russia scorch world’s largest freshwater lake
    Watch Video | Listen to the AudioSTEPHEN FEE: On the shores of Lake Baikal, in Russian Siberia, unusually warm temperatures and dry conditions made for dangerous wildfire conditions this summer.At least 1,500 square miles of forest burned until the…
    - 3 Oct 15, 5:13pm -
  • Aid group calls for investigation after hospital hit by apparent U.S. airstrike
    Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: The seizure of Kunduz, Afghanistan’s sixth largest city, was the Taliban’s biggest tactical victory since 2001.And fighting with government troops has escalated ther…
    - 3 Oct 15, 3:40pm -
  • News Wrap: Hurricane Joaquin batters the Bahamas
    Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: In other news, the economy turned in a subpar showing for September. The Labor Department reported today that employers added 142,000 jobs, less than expected, as oil drillers and others cut back on hir…
    - 2 Oct 15, 6:45pm -
  • Free Syrian Army fighters say Russia is punishing Assad opponents
    Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Russia again launched airstrikes in Syria today in a bid to bolster the regime of President Bashar al-Assad. But, in Washington, President Obama said the U.S. will not cooperate with the Russian campai…
    - 2 Oct 15, 6:35pm -
  • How long can Germany stay welcoming to refugees?
    Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Refugees from across the Middle East continue to flee civil wars and the threat of ISIS. Germany, among the European nations, has been welcoming them. But in this report from Munich, currently in the m…
    - 2 Oct 15, 6:30pm -
  • Photos: Children are most vulnerable in the refugee crisis
    Migrants stand in a field as they wait for buses to take them to shelters after they crossed the border from Serbia, near Tovarnik, Croatia, on Sept. 24, 2015. Photo by Marko Djurica/ReutersAs countries bordering Syria reach capacity, more and more…
    - 2 Oct 15, 5:07pm -
  • I was a refugee. I’m haunted by today’s images of child refugees
    Rusul Alrubail, left, with her sister and cousin in Baghdad around 1990. Alrubail and her family were forced to flee Iraq when she was in the first grade. Photo courtesy of Rusul AlrubailI was born in Baghdad. My family was well off and we lived in…
    - 2 Oct 15, 4:36pm -
  • Quiz: Taliban takeover to lunar eclipse, test your world news know-how
    The week started with an unusual celestial event and ended with airstrikes in Syria. In between were speeches from world leaders gathered at the U.N. General Assembly in New York. Take our five-minute quiz on these international events and more.Fol…
    - 2 Oct 15, 10:51am -
  • WATCH LIVE: 2015 U.N. General Assembly speeches
    Watch heads of state speak at the 70th session of the U.N. General Assembly starting at 9 a.m. EDT each day this week. We’ll update this post with highlights.More than 150 world leaders are gathering at U.N. headquarters in New York this week wit…
    - 2 Oct 15, 9:00am -

The Economist: Europe

The Guardian: Europe News

  • Portugal v Iceland: Euro 2016 – live!
    Euro 2016 Group F updates from the 8pm BST kick-off in Saint-EtienneFootball, fire and ice: the inside story on the rise of IcelandInteractive guide: every squad and player analysedgregg.bakowski@theguardian.com on email or tweet @GreggBakowski 9.50p…
    - 14 Jun 16, 4:50pm -
  • Indiana man headed to LA pride with weapons in car charged with felonies
    James Wesley Howell, who was arrested with weapons and explosive materials in car he drove from Indiana, told police he was headed to gay pride event in LAAn Indiana man has been charged with felony weapons violations after California authorities say…
    - 14 Jun 16, 3:56pm -
  • In France we’ve lost our joie de vivre | Agnès Poirier
    Terrorist attacks, strikes, floods and Euro 2016 violence have taken their toll. We are exhaustedThe writer Samuel Beckett, based in Paris, talked about “the siege in the room”. He was referring to intense periods of writing, when nothing else ma…
    - 14 Jun 16, 3:42pm -
  • Andy Murray wins at Queen’s in first match since reuniting with Ivan Lendl
    • Murray beats Nicolas Mahut in straight sets• Stan Wawrinka loses to Fernando Verdasco in two setsIt was good to have Old Stoneface back. On a crisp, sunny evening at Queen’s, Ivan Lendl lifted the gloom as only he can, chin still stuck to his…
    - 14 Jun 16, 3:05pm -
  • The Guardian view on the leave campaign: anatomy of another elite | Editorial
    The loudest voices being raised for Brexit are rallying against the establishment. But look at their camp more closely, and you’ll spot vested interest and privilege demanding the right to run Britain to suit itself“They’re the rabble army, the…
    - 14 Jun 16, 3:04pm -
  • Russian government hackers steal DNC files on Donald Trump
    Hackers lurked in systems since at least last summer but only recently exfiltrated files on his business dealings and past political statements, investigators saidHackers linked to the Russian government stole research files on Donald Trump from the…
    - 14 Jun 16, 2:41pm -
  • No 10 mulls last-ditch attempt to revisit free movement negotiations
    Downing Street considers move as Labour changes policy on free movement amid growing fears that voters will back Brexit next week Downing Street is considering a last-ditch attempt to revisit a deal on the free movement of workers before next week’…
    - 14 Jun 16, 2:38pm -
  • Led Zeppelin in court as Stairway to Heaven plagiarism trial begins
    Lawsuit alleges Led Zeppelin lifted their 1971 song’s famous opening riff from Spirit, a psychedelic band they shared concert billings with in the late 1960sLed Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page and Robert Plant appeared in a Los Angeles court on Tuesday to…
    - 14 Jun 16, 2:26pm -
  • Juror in Stanford sexual assault case says judge made 'mockery' of justice
    Scathing letter saying ‘punishment does not fit the crime’ comes after judge was scrutinized for giving Brock Turner a significantly lenient sentenceA juror in the Stanford sexual assault case said the “punishment does not fit the crime” in a…
    - 14 Jun 16, 2:17pm -
  • Obama takes on Trump: 'Are we going to start treating all Muslim Americans differently?'
    President makes strongest rebuke of ‘loose talk’ after Orlando attackHillary Clinton paints rival as ‘conspiracy theorist’Barack Obama has launched a stinging rebuke to Donald Trump’s response to the Orlando massacre, accusing the presumpti…
    - 14 Jun 16, 2:15pm -

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