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    Indonesia detains Iranian, Chinese crews of seized tankers

    Indonesia says it has detained the Iranian and Chinese crewmembers of two tankers that were seized for illegally transferring oil in Indonesian waters By EDNA TARIGAN Associated Press January 26, 2021, 9:56 AM • 2 min read JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesian authorities have detained the Iranian and Chinese crewmembers of two tankers that were seized […] More

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    Judge orders Uganda’s Bobi Wine freed from house arrest

    A judge ruled on Monday that Ugandan security forces cannot detain presidential challenger Bobi Wine inside his home, rebuking authorities for holding the candidate under house arrest following a disputed election By RODNEY MUHUMUZA Associated Press January 25, 2021, 8:45 AM • 2 min read KAMPALA, Uganda — A judge ruled on Monday that Ugandan […] More

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    Israel extradites woman wanted for sex crimes to Australia

    Israel has extradited a woman wanted on 74 charges of child sex abuse in Australia By ILAN BEN ZION Associated Press January 25, 2021, 7:33 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article JERUSALEM — Israeli authorities on Monday extradited a woman wanted on 74 charges of child sex abuse in […] More

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    Greek socialist ex-minister Valyrakis, 77, found dead at sea

    Sifis Valyrakis, a former minister and resistance fighter against Greece’s 1967-74 military dictatorship who twice made daring escapes, was found dead at sea Sunday night, the coast guard has announced By DEMETRIS NELLAS Associated Press January 24, 2021, 8:24 PM • 3 min read ATHENS, Greece — Sifis Valyrakis, a former minister and resistance fighter […] More

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    Kremlin: US comments on protests support law-breaking

    The Kremlin’s spokesman says the U.S. Embassy’s statements about the extensive protests in Russia, in which more than 3,500 people reportedly were arrested, interfere in the country’s domestic affairs and encourage Russians to break the law ByThe Associated Press January 24, 2021, 2:25 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article […] More

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    Dutch arrest alleged Canadian drug baron on Interpol warrant

    Australian police say a suspected Canadian drug baron has been arrested in the Netherlands on an Interpol warrant ByThe Associated Press January 24, 2021, 11:37 AM • 1 min read PARIS — A suspected Canadian drug baron has been arrested in the Netherlands on an Interpol warrant, according to Dutch and Australian police. The 57-year-old […] More

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    Belarus police arrest 100 in renewed protests

    Police in the capital of Belarus arrested about 100 people who formed human chains in demonstrations calling for the authoritarian president to resign ByThe Associated Press January 23, 2021, 8:35 PM • 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article KYIV, Ukraine — Police in the capital of Belarus arrested about 100 people […] More

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    Tunisia bans protests, extends curfew as virus cases jump

    Tunisia is extending its virus curfew and banning demonstrations for three weeks as it tries to stem a rapid rise in infections By BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA Associated Press January 23, 2021, 3:30 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article TUNIS, Tunisia — Tunisia is extending its virus curfew and banning […] More

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    Russia arrests protesters demanding Alexei Navalny’s release

    Russian police are arresting protesters demanding the release of top Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny at demonstrations in the country’s east ByThe Associated Press January 23, 2021, 8:23 AM • 2 min read MOSCOW — Russian police are arresting protesters demanding the release of top Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny at demonstrations in the country’s […] More

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    In Portugal presidential race, how high can a populist fly?

    Portugal holds a presidential election on Sunday, and the moderate incumbent candidate is widely seen as the sure winner By BARRY HATTON Associated Press January 22, 2021, 8:04 AM • 5 min read LISBON, Portugal — With the moderate incumbent candidate widely seen as the sure winner of Sunday’s presidential election in Portugal, the most […] More

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    Report: Witness implicates Mexico’s army in abduction of 43

    A Mexican newspaper has published details of new testimony by a  cooperating witness that directly implicates the army in the disappearance of 43 college students in a 2014 incident that continues to haunt Mexico ByThe Associated Press January 21, 2021, 1:31 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MEXICO CITY […] More

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