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Russia accuses Ukraine of arresting 2 servicemen from Crimea

MOSCOW –  Russia's Defense Ministry says Ukrainian security services have arrested two Russian servicemen. The ministry said Ukrainian agents whisked the two servicemen from Crimea into the Mykolaiv region Sunday....

American jihadists on the move from Mosul pose threat to US

http://video.foxnews.com/v/embed.js?id=5219175479001&w=100%&h=463 OUTSIDE OF MOSUL, Iraq -- Clouds of black soot and the acrid stench of burning tires hang over the ISIS-controlled road in the early morning, as rockets whistle through...

Iraqi Kurdish forces advance on ISIS-held town east of Mosul

NEAR BASHIQA, Iraq –  Iraqi Kurdish fighters exchanged heavy fire with militants early on Monday as they advanced from two directions into a town held by the Islamic State...

Court lets Palestinian leader strip rival of immunity

RAMALLAH, West Bank –  A court has upheld Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' decision to strip a political rival of his parliamentary immunity. The Constitutional Court ruling, announced late Sunday, blocks...

Europe’s anti-terror efforts hurt by some unhelpful tips from refugees

When Syrian terror suspect Jaber Albakr escaped a police raid in the Eastern German town of Chemnitz in October, authorities posted an Arabic version of their wanted notice online 30 hours...

Iran ex-prosecutor known as ‘butcher of the press’ sentenced to 135 lashes over corruption

The Iranian former prosecutor who was known by Human Rights Watch to be a “serial human rights abuser” was sentenced Wednesday to 135 lashes on charges stemming from a corruption...

British court brings Brexit to a screeching halt

LONDON –  Britain's plans to leave the European Union hit a large speed bump Thursday, as the High Court ruled that the government can't start exit negotiations without a...

Pakistani police, opposition supporters clash in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD –  Pakistani riot police Sunday used tear gas and batons to fight stone throwing supporters of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, seizing weapons and detaining hundreds of people when they...

Iraqi forces enter Mosul city limits, gaining ground in ISIS fight

Iraq's special forces entered the outskirts of Mosul on Tuesday, taking the state television building and advancing despite fierce resistance by Islamic State fighters who hold the big city,...

ICC oversight chief calls on South Africa, Burundi to remain

DAKAR, Senegal –  Senegal's minister of justice, who is also the chief of the International Criminal Court's oversight board, has called on South Africa and Burundi to abandon their...

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