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A woman holding a red carnation argues with riot police during a protest rally in front of the President Office in Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. Protesters were demanding a stop to trade relations with Russia-occupied Ukrainian territories. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
5 arrested in Kiev clash between nationalists, policeFive people have been detained and one policeman injured in a clash between Ukrainian nationalist demonstrators and police outside the presidential administration building in Kiev
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A boy takes a selfie with Pope Francis, during a visit to the parish of Santa Maria Josefa del Cuore di Gesu', in Rome, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Pope to parish: Pontiff pick not always smartest cardinalPope Francis has told children at a Rome parish that it's not always the "most intelligent" or "shrewdest" cardinal who is chosen as pontiff
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Voters hold their ballots as they wait to cast their votes during general elections in Quito, Ecuador, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017.  Polls suggest the presidential race will be tight, with no candidate likely to garner enough votes to win the first round. But a third of voters until recently were undecided amid low-energy campaigning as current President Rafael Correa prepares to retire from politics. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
Voters in Ecuador choosing between change, continuityEcuadoreans are deciding between a candidate who vows to continue President Rafael Correa's populist platform or one of several more conservative contenders
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A shopkeeper surveys the wreckage of shops destroyed by a blast in a market in the capital Mogadishu, Somalia Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. A Somali police officer says a blast at a busy market in the western part of Somalia's capital tore through shops and food stands and killed more than a dozen people and wounded many others. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
Blast in Somalia kills 34 in Mogadishu marketplaceSomalia's new president visited victims wounded by the Mogadishu car bomb that on Sunday killed 34
The Associated Press1 hour ago
United States Vice President Mike Pence, right, speaks with Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel during a meeting at Val Duchesse in Brussels on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. U.S. Vice President Pence is currently on a two-day visit to meet with Belgian, EU and NATO officials. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, Pool)
US vice president visits former Nazi concentration campU.S. Vice President Mike Pence toured the site of a former Nazi concentration camp
The Associated Press2 hours ago
President Donald Trump smiles as he prepares to speak at his "Make America Great Again Rally" at Orlando-Melbourne International Airport in Melbourne, Fla., Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Swedes scratch heads at Trump's suggestion of major incidentSwedes have been scratching their heads over President Donald Trump's remark that suggested a major incident had happened in the Scandinavian country
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2016 file photo, Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Baghdad, Iraq. Iraqi forces have launched an operation to retake the western half of Mosul from the Islamic State group. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start of the operation early Sunday morning, Feb. 19, 2017, on state television, saying government forces were moving to "liberate the people of Mosul from Daesh oppression forever", using the Arabic acronym for IS. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed, File)
Iraqi forces launch offensive to drive IS from western MosulU.S.-backed Iraqi forces have launched a major offensive to retake western Mosul from Islamic State militants and drive the extremist group from its last major urban bastion in Iraq
The Associated Press3 hours ago
U.S. Defense Minister Jim Mattis speaks during the Munich Security Conference in Munich, southern Germany, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. The annual weekend gathering is known for providing an open and informal platform to meet in close quarters. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Mattis to decide soon on troop levels in AfghanistanDefense Secretary Jim Mattis says he will make some decisions soon on whether to recommend an increase in the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this photo taken on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, Gambia President Adama Barrow speaks during his inauguration ceremony in Banjul, Gambia. As Gambia enters a new era of democracy, President Adama Barrow has reiterated his commitment to ending human rights abuses in the country. (AP Photo/ Kuku Marong)
Gambia's new president commits to end human rights abusesAs Gambia enters a new era of democracy, President Adama Barrow has reiterated his commitment to ending human rights abuses in the country
The Associated Press4 hours ago
A model wears a creation by designer Topshop Unique during their Autumn/Winter 2017 show, as part of London Fashion Week, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
Fashion takes London by storm with Preen, Topshop, MulberryLondon Fashion Week is nearing its climax with shows by Preen, Topshop, Mulberry and others taking place at many sites in the more-chic-than-usual British capital
The Associated Press4 hours ago
A cleaner sweeps the floor in front of a Rheinmetall MBT tank at the International Defense Exhibition and Conference, known by the acronym IDEX, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)
UAE arms show comes as Yemen war, suspicions of Iran lingerFighter jets screaming overhead and theatrical explosions have marked the opening of an arms show in Abu Dhabi
The Associated Press4 hours ago
French foreign minister warns Russia on election meddlingFrance's foreign minister is denouncing possible Russian meddling in the French presidential campaign as "unacceptable."
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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