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ATHENS, Greece — Authorities on the Greek island of Lesbos say they have blocked a ship carrying container homes for refugees and other migrants...
At rally, Hezbollah chief vows to return focus to Israel

BEIRUT — Tens of thousands of Lebanese and Palestinians attended a Hezbollah rally in Beirut on Monday, where the militant group's leader vowed to...
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BERLIN — The German government on Monday condemned anti-Semitic incidents that have taken place during protests in cities across Germany in recent days. ...
Protesters oppose return of disputed art in Catalonia

LLEIDA, Spain — Spanish police on Monday escorted two trucks loaded with pieces of medieval religious art from a museum in the city of...
Egypt detains 8 anti-Trump protesters after Cairo rally

CAIRO — Egypt has detained eight protesters and accused them of "association with a terrorist organization" after they took part in a small demonstration...
Indonesians burn US flags in 4th day of Jerusalem protests

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Activists burned U.S. and Israeli flags in front of the American embassy in Jakarta on Monday in a fourth day of...
Romania: Protests of laws viewed as lax on graft renewed

BUCHAREST, Romania — More than 10,000 people on Sunday participated in another round of protests against Romanian legislation that critics say would make it...
Trump draws protests while honoring civil rights heroes

JACKSON, Miss. — President Donald Trump has honored figures of the civil rights movement, some famous, some not, at a ceremony that exposed stark...
Racial dispute at beloved bakery roils liberal college town

OBERLIN, Ohio — Students at Oberlin College have long enjoyed pastries, bagels and chocolates from Gibson's Bakery, a century-old, family-owned business near campus. That...
Clarification: Sweden-Synagogue-Arson story

HELSINKI — In a story Dec. 10, The Associated Press reported that the fire-bombing of a synagogue in Goteborg was the second anti-Jewish attack...

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