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Trucks are parked at Pakistan-Afghanistan border Torkham, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Pakistan closed its two official border crossings with Afghanistan, the foreign ministry said. The development came at the request of the Afghan government, which routinely accuses Pakistan of harboring Taliban militants, a charge Islamabad denies. The crossings would remain closed Friday and Saturday. (AP Photo/Qazi Rauf)
Afghanistan postpones election in Kandahar after attackAfghanistan's election commission postpones polls in Kandahar province for a week, following deadly attack
The Associated Press24 minutes ago
A dozen of Indonesian journalists hold posters with photos of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi during a protest outside Saudi Arabian Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. A Turkish official said Friday that investigators are looking into the possibility that the remains of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been taken to a forest in the outskirts of Istanbul or to another city, if and after he was killed inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
Turkey probes whether Khashoggi remains taken from consulateTurkish official: Police probing whether Khashoggi's remains may have been taken to forest near Istanbul, another city
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
FILE - This is a Friday, April 3, 2015 file photo of Anjem Choudary, a British Muslim social and political activist and spokesman for Islamist group, Islam4UK, speaks following prayers at the Central London Mosque in Regent's Park, London. Anjem Choudary, a radical preacher convicted of inviting support for the Islamic State group, has been released from Belmarsh prison in southeast London on Friday Oct. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland, File)
Radical preacher Anjem Choudary released from UK prisonAnjem Choudary, a radical preacher convicted of inviting support for the Islamic State group, has been released from prison.
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, speaks with European Council President Donald Tusk after a group photo during an EU-ASEM summit in Brussels, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. EU leaders met with their Asian counterparts Friday to discuss trade, among other issues. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
EU's Barnier says Irish border issue could lead to failureThe European Union's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, says the disagreement over the Ireland issue could lead to the discussions with Britain failing.
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2018, file photo, a fighter of Syrian opposition stands at a checkpoint in northwestern city of Idlib, Syria. A Turkish official says Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, that a summit between the leaders of Turkey, France, Germany and Russia will be held in Istanbul this month to discuss the conflict in Syria. Presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin, in a written statement Friday said a summit will take place on Oct. 27. Russia and Turkey reached an agreement last month to set up a demilitarized zone around the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib preventing a government offensive on the last rebel stronghold in the country.(Ugur Can/DHA via AP, File)
Turkey to host four-nation summit on Syria crisisTurkish official says a summit between the leaders of Turkey, France, Germany and Russia will be held in Istanbul this month to discuss the conflict in Syria
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev walk past honour guard soldiers in Tashkent airport in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Putin arrived in Uzbekistan on Friday for an official visit. (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
Russia to build two-reactor nuclear plant in UzbekistanRussian President Vladimir Putin and the president of Uzbekistan have agreed that Russia will build the ex-Soviet republic's first nuclear power plant
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE- In this June 26, 2018, file photo, the U.S. aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan anchors off Manila Bay for a goodwill visit in Manila, Philippines. An U.S. Navy helicopter has crashed on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, causing non-fatal injuries to sailors. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, File)
Copter crashes on USS Ronald Reagan in Asia, sailors hurtA U.S. Navy helicopter has crashed on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, causing injuries to sailors that were not life-threatening
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Europe, Japan ready spacecraft for 7-year journey to MercuryFinal preparations are underway for the launch of a joint-European and Japanese mission to Mercury, the closest planet to the sun
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this image made from video, Lu Wei, fourth from left, former minister of China's Cyberspace Administration, is escorted by police officers to his trial in the city of Ningbo in eastern China's Zhejiang province, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. China's former internet censor, who once held high-profile meetings with industry leaders such as Apple chief executive Tim Cook and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, stood trial on Friday on corruption allegations. (CCTV via AP)
China says ex-Internet czar on trial over corruption chargesChina's former internet censor is standing trial over corruption allegations
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Severin Krasimirov,  the suspect arrested in the rape and slaying of a Bulgarian television journalist, arrives for his first appearance in court in Ruse, Bulgaria, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Prosecutors said he told them he hadn't meant to kill Viktoria Marinova. He denied raping and robbing her. (AP Photo)
Suspect says he didn't mean to kill Bulgarian journalistA 21-year-old suspect in the rape and slaying of a Bulgarian television journalist said Friday that he killed Viktoria Marinova, but didn't mean to
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Report: Saudis to Claim General Flubbed Order to Capture KhashoggiAmid a massive wave of international condemnation, Saudi Arabia might be ready to publicly blame somebody for the apparent killing of Jamal Khashoggi—and it isn't Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Instead, sources tell the New York Times , Saudi officials are preparing to point the finger at Maj. Gen. Ahmed...
Newser2 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, April 30, 2018 file photo, former CIA director retired Gen. David Petraeus speaks during a discussion at the Milken Institute Global Conference  in Beverly Hills, Calif. Writing Friday Oct. 19, 2018 in the Times of London, the former commander of American forces in Iraq and Afghanistan said the United States' military cooperation with the U.K. could be threatened by the growing use of human rights laws to target British soldiers. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
Former general says UK-US military cooperation under threatThe former commander of American forces in Iraq and Afghanistan says the United States' military cooperation with the U.K. could be threatened by the growing use of human rights laws to target British soldiers
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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