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    EU ministers meet on Turkey, facing perfect storm
    Jul18

    EU ministers meet on Turkey, facing perfect storm

    European foreign ministers will urge Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday to respect the law and human rights in dealing with defeated coup plotters but have limited leverage over their strategic neighbour. Diplomats said an EU line on Turkey would be agreed after ministers breakfast in Brussels with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. He...

    Attacker staked out Nice site, accomplice suspected
    Jul18

    Attacker staked out Nice site, accomplice suspected

    NICE, France: The Nice truck attacker staked out the seafront for two days before striking, it emerged Sunday as investigators pieced together details of the Islamic State-claimed massacre and questioned possible accomplices. A source close to the investigation told AFP that Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel, a 31-year-old Tunisian, sent a text message...

    Attacker staked out Nice site, accomplice suspected
    Jul18

    Attacker staked out Nice site, accomplice suspected

    NICE: The Nice truck attacker staked out the seafront for two days before striking, it emerged Sunday as investigators pieced together details of the Islamic State-claimed massacre and questioned possible accomplices. A source close to the investigation told AFP that Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel, a 31-year-old Tunisian, sent a text message just...

    Is Russia’s Alliance with Greece a Threat to NATO?
    Jul18

    Is Russia’s Alliance with Greece a Threat to NATO?

    Henry Stanek Politics, Eurasia Beware the Athens-Moscow entente. Against the backdrop of ongoing economic crisis and tensions over the troika-backed austerity program, the Greek government of Alexis Tsipras has formed remarkably close ties with the Kremlin. As an active member of NATO, the Greek embrace of Russia has been seen by many as a shot...

    France attack: Families caught in painful limbo awaiting IDs of dead
    Jul18

    France attack: Families caught in painful limbo awaiting IDs of dead

    A man runs near the scene of an attack after a truck drove onto the sidewalk and plowed through a crowd of revelers who’d gathered to watch the fireworks in the French resort city of Nice, southern France, Friday, July 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno) The painstaking process of identifying the victims of the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice...

    University of California student among 84 dead in France attack
    Jul18

    University of California student among 84 dead in France attack

    People gather by flowers laid near the scene where a truck mowed through revelers in Nice, southern France, Friday, July 15, 2016. A large truck mowed through revelers gathered for Bastille Day fireworks in Nice, killing more than 80 people and sending people fleeing into the sea as it bore down for more than a mile along the Riviera city’s...

    The Nice victims: American student was taking tech course
    Jul18

    The Nice victims: American student was taking tech course

    The terror attack on a joyous Bastille Day crowd waiting to watch fireworks in Nice, France, indiscriminately killed dozens of people, including children. The driver of a truck slammed into the festivities Thursday taking the lives of 84 people, including six members of the same family. Among those who have been identified were Americans,...

    Malaysia Airlines settles families’ MH17 damages claims on two-year anniversary
    Jul18

    Malaysia Airlines settles families’ MH17 damages claims on two-year anniversary

    Deals emerge after memorials were held in Ukraine and Netherlands to remember victims of plane shot down in 2014Malaysia Airlines has settled damages claims for most victims of flight MH17, Dutch national broadcaster NOS reported, after families gathered on Sunday to mark two years since the flight was shot down over eastern Ukraine. Related:...

    Two years on, Ukraine villagers mourn at MH17 crash site
    Jul18

    Two years on, Ukraine villagers mourn at MH17 crash site

    PETROPAVLIVKA, Ukraine: Dozens of villagers carried flowers and lit candles on Sunday at the site in rebel-held eastern Ukraine where flight MH17 crashed two years ago, killing all 298 people on board. About 60 people joined the vigil on the small square of the village of Petropavlivka where some of the remains and personal belongings of...

    Two years on, Ukraine villagers mourn at MH17 crash site
    Jul18

    Two years on, Ukraine villagers mourn at MH17 crash site

    PETROPAVLIVKA, Ukraine – Dozens of villagers carried flowers and lit candles on Sunday, July 17, at the site in rebel-held eastern Ukraine where flight MH17 crashed two years ago, killing all 298 people on board. About 60 people joined the vigil on the small … …read more Source:...