The Latest: Syrian Kurds ally with Damascus in major shift

BEIRUT — The latest on Turkey’s offensive in Syria (all times local): 10:25 p.m. Syrian Kurdish officials say they will […]

Thousands in Berlin protest against rising anti-Semitism

BERLIN — Thousands of people have protested in Berlin against rising anti-Semitism, days after a man attacked a synagogue in […]

The Latest: Turkey says troops captured Syrian border town

AKCAKALE, Turkey — The Latest on Turkey’s military offensive into northeastern Syria against Syrian Kurdish fighters (all times local): 11:25 […]

Family says Egyptian pro-democracy activist beaten in jail

CAIRO — The family of a leading Egyptian pro-democracy activist, who was arrested amid a recent clampdown following anti-government protests, […]

The Latest: Australian PM worried IS may regroup in Syria

BEIRUT — The latest developments on Turkish offensive in Syria (all times local): 6 a.m. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison […]

German official calls fatal shooting an anti-Semitic attack and says prosecutors suspect a far-right motive

BERLIN — German official calls fatal shooting an anti-Semitic attack and says prosecutors suspect a far-right motive. Copyright 2019 The […]

Protesters move into Ecuador’s capital; president moves out

By Gonzalo Solano | AP October 8 at 8:29 PM QUITO, Ecuador — Thousands of indigenous people, some carrying long sticks, converged […]

Japan reopens exhibit shut over ‘comfort woman’ statue

This Aug. 3, 2019, photo, shows artworks for an exhibition in Nagoya, central Japan. The exhibit, part of Aichi Triennale […]

UN racism rapporteur criticizes Dutch burqa ban

Tendayi Achiume, a rapporteur for the UN Human Rights Council, answers questions during a press conference in The Hague, Netherlands, […]