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European Court: Rulings to Free 2 Turkish Journalists Tunisia: Parliament Shouldn’t Undercut Transitional Justice Philippines: Continuing the fight against TB in prisons Turkey’s Ruling Party Extends Control Over Media Progressive Russia Analysts See 2024 Putin Succession Battle — or Lifetime Rule Fearing Trade War, Some US Farmers Worry About Trump China Tariffs Trump Lawyer Resigns as Democrats Issue New Warning on Russia Probe Tillerson Urges Integrity, Good Deeds in Farewell Speech US Lawmaker Says No Easing of Pressure on North Korea Ahead of Talks Congolese Refugees Fleeing to Uganda Recount Horrors Not All US Students Support Tighter Gun Laws Father of Shooting Victim Turns Tragedy into Call For Action Peru’s Congress Expected to Accept President’s Resignation US Researchers Test Dyes That Make Cancer Glow During Surgery White House: Adjusting Imports of Steel Into US White House: Adjusting Imports of Aluminum Into US Senate, House Approve $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill Yemen: Three years on, US and UK arms supplies to Saudi Arabia-led coalition are devastating civilian lives Are you ready for the World Cup of shame? Swiss Jeweler Commitment to “Ethical Sourcing” a Mixed Bag Letter to US Senate Opposing Michael Pompeo's Nomination for Secretary of State How Reconciliation in Iraq Could Stop Collective Punishment Cambodia Descending into Authoritarianism, UN Rights Body Failing to Act Why Menstrual Hygiene is an Urgent Human Rights Issue Brazilians Don’t Know if Pesticides Are in Their Drinking Water Syria’s Kids Are Still Being Killed at School Sri Lanka: continued Human Rights Council scrutiny needed until justice commitments met in full Video: Schools Discriminate Against Children with Disabilities in Lebanon 201803Refugees_Turkey_Syria_Security Posts 201803Refugees_Turkey_Syria_Border Wall Teen Shot at Maryland High School to be Taken Off Life Support US Steel, Aluminum Tariffs Activated; Some Countries Exempt Trump Replacing His National Security Adviser With Hawkish Ex-Diplomat Afghanistan, US Seeking to Protect Families of Taliban Leaders Looking for Peace Cosby Wants Judge Ousted Over Wife's Sex-Assault Advocacy Mekong Nation Leaders to Hold Summit Amid Concerns About Dams British Policeman Poisoned in Attack Against Ex-Russian Spy Leaves the Hospital US Announces $1 Billion in Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia Son of US Professor Detained by North Korea Hopes Summit Will See Father Released Toys R Us Founder Charles Lazarus Dies at 94 Trump Issued Summons for Lawsuit on Possible Constitutional Violation Conservative Bolton Has Long Been a Trump Favorite Ex-Officer Charged in Shooting of Unarmed Woman in Minnesota Is Released on Bail Tangled French Relations with Libya Forms Backdrop of Campaign Financing Scandal Indian Airliner Makes History with Flight to Israel via Saudi Airspace McMaster, Leaving White House Post, Will Retire From Army This Summer Chad: Government Fails Ex-Dictator’s Victims US Dismisses Charges Against 11 Erdogan Bodyguards Involved in Washington Brawl US Spending Bill Could Increase Number of Temporary Foreign Workers in 2018 Tillerson Bids Farewell to State Department Staff Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch Growing Rapidly, Study Finds Stocks Dive on Trade War Fears After China Sanctions Trump Launches Action Toward Imposing Tariffs Against Chinese Imports Syrian Rebels Evacuating Part of Eastern Ghouta Zuckerberg Apology Fails to Quiet Facebook Storm Trump Replacing National Security Adviser McMaster With John Bolton US Was Temporary Stop for Many Venezuelans; Now it's Home Trump Takes Action on Chinese Imports Sea Lions Feast on Fragile Fish in US Northwest Survival War Trump Signs Memorandum on Tariffs on Goods From China Daylight Turns Plastic Sheet into Germ-Killing Material US Sanctions Frenchman, Uzbek Group for Aiding Syrian Terrorists Kenyan Court Strikes Down Forced Anal Testing in Homosexuality Cases March 22, 2018 2019 is proclaimed the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements Mexico: Another journalist murdered in Veracruz Kenya: Court Finds Forced Anal Exams Unconstitutional US Senate: Reject Pompeo for Secretary of State UN: Saudi Arabian Airstrikes in Yemen Kill, Maim Civilians In Mideast, Democracy Struggles to Strike Root Students Plan Abortion Protest After Debate on Walkout Polish Government Distances Itself from Ghetto Claim Resistance Continues to End Child Marriage in Northern Nigeria Experts: Uber SUV's Autonomous System Should Have Seen Woman Designed in California, Made in China: How the iPhone Skews US Trade Deficit Rare, Endangered Primate is Born in Jerusalem Zoo Attorney Representing Trump in Russia Probe Resigns Vermont Now Only US State to Never Send a Woman to Congress At Least 14 Killed in Mogadishu Car Bombing Sealed and Delivered: Royal Wedding Invitations Dispatched Mattis Praises Saudis for Humanitarian Aid to Yemen Africa 54 Business as Usual for London’s Russian Investors Nor'easter Rolls Into New England as Millions Begin Cleanup Trump Boosts Tariffs on Chinese Imports At least 10 citizen-journalists could die in China’s jails Syrian TV journalist reported missing in Eastern Ghouta European Court: rulings to free two Turkish journalists. Urgent to carry out judgment, groups say Zimbabwe: Commuting death sentences a commendable first step Poland: Reject Bill to Further Limit Abortion Rights Pennsylvania Democrat: Opponent Concedes Close US House Race Malaysia Police Deny Prejudice Against Kim Murder Suspects EPA Chief's Security Detail Joined Him on First Class Flights Turkey's Key Media Group to be Sold to pro-Erdogan Business Trump’s Unorthodox North Korea Diplomacy Begins at the Top Veterans With PTSD Find Relief in Native American Rituals Trump’s Unorthodox North Korea Diplomacy Begins at Top Protests, Strikes Across France Disrupt Travel, Schools Nearly 8 Million Ethiopians Need Emergency Food, Water Peru President Undone by Corruption Scandals he Vowed to End US Faces off Against AT&T to Block Merger With Time Warner French ex-Leader Sarkozy Says he Is Accused Without Evidence Congolese Refugees Fleeing to Uganda Recount Horrors Trump, Biden Sparring in Verbal Schoolyard Spat Re-Imagining Refugee Camps as Livable Cities Internship opportunity: IOC, Ocean Literacy Activities (Deadline: 16/04/2018) Doğan media group sale completes government control of Turkish media ICRC trains Nigerian Prisons Service staff in medical screening for inmates The ICRC pays courtesy visit to the AU Commissioner for Political Affairs First Responders Learn Lessons from Mass Shootings, Acts of Terror American Opponents of War Tour Vietnam In Russia’s Dying Arctic City, Residents Plead for Putin to Offer Lifeline Pennsylvania Democrat: Opponent Concedes Close U.S. House Race Toy Company CEO Leads Effort to Save Toys R Us Syrian Rebels to Leave Key Town in Eastern Ghouta Philippine Police Kill 13 Drug Suspects in Daylong Raids Director-General deplores death of photographer Bashar Al-Attar in Syria Singapore’s anti-fake news bill must not tighten gag on dissent Lebanon: Schools Discriminate Against Children with Disabilities Fed Signals at Least Three More Rate Hikes in 2018 Facebook Under Fire for Data Misuse US Elections Face Continued Cyberthreats Analysts Outline Goals for All Sides in Proposed US-North Korea Summit Russian Liberals in Disarray Following Putin's Re-election First Responders Learn Lessons from Mass Shootings, Terror Acts In Russia's Dying Arctic City, Residents Plea for Putin to Offer Lifeline First Responders Learn Lessons from Mass Shootings Terror Acts Somalia: Flowing water brings livestock herders together Cambridge Analytica Played Roles in Multiple African Elections It's Spring, but Wintry Weather Strikes in US, Europe 'Beating' Human Heart Cells Help Spur Drug Discovery Piece of Dead Sea Scroll on Public Display for First Time in Jerusalem DRC Pushes Ahead With Electronic Voting Despite Problems Campaign targets Apple over privacy betrayal for Chinese iCloud users Turkey: Mass Deportations of Syrians Philippines: Focus on delivering clean water for Marawi evacuees and returnees L'actu des droits humains sous l'œil de Human Rights Watch - 21 mars The Path to Responsible Sourcing in the Jewellery Sector “I Have to Leave to Be Me” On Jordanian Mothers’ Day, Some Have Little to Celebrate Washington Welcomes Saudi Ruler, Mohammad Bin Salman As Trump cozies up to Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Congress must push back on human rights abuses Where Is the Gold From? Jewelers, Take Responsibility! UN Human Rights Council Set to Fail People of Libya Lebanon: Set Vote on Waste Management Law Mauritania: Growing repression of human rights defenders who denounce discrimination and slavery Mauritania: Growing repression of human rights defenders who denounce discrimination and slavery Stocktaking exercise: Translating Kampala Convention into practice Aide-mémoire: How to maintain civilian and humanitarian character of sites and settlements Last Three Years Hottest on Record, UN Report Says Live Screening and Q&A - Beyond the Unicorn Chinese Paper: China Should Prepare for Military Action Over Taiwan Catalonia Lawmakers to Vote on New Leader Leading AIDS Researcher Picked to Head CDC Russia's Top Election Official Blasts US Accounts of Restricted Poll Monitoring Palestinian Teen Who Slapped Israeli Soldiers Gets 8-Month Prison Term Lawmakers Question Foreign Development Aid Chief on Impact of US Budget Cuts France: Ex-Leader Sarkozy Charged Over Libyan Money Claims Pakistani Court Orders Arrest of Cleric Linked to Islamabad Protests Exit Poll: Dutch Approve Spy Agency's Power to Tap Internet Traffic in Referendum Police Say Suspected Texas Serial Bomber Left Recorded ‘Confession’ US Central Bank Slightly Bumps Up Interest Rate Washington Residents Have Fun in Snow US, EU to Launch Fresh Round of Talks to Settle Trade Spats Facebook's Zuckerberg: ‘We Need to Step Up’ to Protect User Data North, Northeast Brazil Hit by Massive Power Outage Peru's President Offers to Resign Amid Corruption Scandal US Congress Races to Pass $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill Trump Expected to Turn Up the Heat on China in Looming Trade War US: Plans Being Made in Case Iran Nuclear Talks With Europeans Fail Kosovo MPs Approve Border Deal, Despite Tear Gas Distraction US Prosecutors Urged to Seek Death Penalty in Some Drug-Related Cases Detained African Migrants Stuck in Limbo in Wartime Yemen Record-Size US Offshore Oil Lease Sale Draws Modest Bidding Thousands of Anglophone Cameroonians Continue to Flee to Nigeria Illinois Voters Reflect on Trump, Female Candidates North Korea: 'Peace Offensive' With US, South Korea Shows Strength Value Added Chocolate Nigerian Politician Ibori Appeals Against UK Fraud Conviction Prospects for Mali Peace, Reconciliation Remain Hostage to Extremists South Sudan Eliminates Guinea Worm Some See Trump's Snow Day Tweets as a Bellwether Straight Talk Africa March 21, 2018 US Targets 15 South Sudan Oil Entities in New Restrictions Thousands of Children Caught Up in Conflict in Kasai Region of DRC Fed Raises Interest Rates Slightly, May Push Them Higher Later This Year Snow Storm Pounds Much of US Eastern Seaboard US-EU to Launch Fresh Round of Talks to Settle Trade Spats Trump, Macron Call for Action Against Russia for Spy Poisoning UN: Credible, Inclusive Elections in Libya This Year a 'Top Priority' Poland: Terrorism charges dropped against Polish investigative reporter Holding Killers to Account for Hate Crimes in India Translating the Kampala Convention into practice - a stocktaking exercise Aide-mémoire: operational guidance on maintaining the civilian and humanitarian character of sites and settlements Official: ILO Sets up Rare Inquiry into Venezuelan Workers' Rights British PM May Backs Cambridge Analytica Investigation Executions, Torture and Slave Markets Persist in Libya: UN Trauma Plagues Kids Caught Up in DRC’s Kasai Water Rationing in Brazil's Capital to End by December, Says Governor In Symbolic Victory, Iran Conquers Iraq's Dates Market Fear of Migrants Galvanizes PM Orban's Supporters in Rural Hungary Texas Bombings Suspect Killed Himself as Police Closed In US Homeland Security Head: Election Cyber Security is Top Infrastructure Insurers' New Business: 'Active Shooter' Policies for US Schools Border Crossings: Idan Raichel Early Election Fever Grows With Turkish Military Victory in Syria Pakistani Police Officer, Wanted for Extrajudicial Killings, In Custody US Central Bank Expected to Raise Interest Rates Slightly UNESCO flags new publications at UN Learning robotics is the future! (in French) OASIIS Biennial Report 2018 – The value of social entrepreneurship toward sustainable development in UNESCO’s World Network of Biosphere Reserves OECD: Probe Colombia's inaction on indigenous hunger crisis Eastern Caribbean: LGBT People Face Bias, Violence Japan Moves to End Child Marriage IS Claims Responsibility for Afghan Suicide Bombing Egypt Prepares for Presidential Election Fate of 'Disappeared' Stirs Anger Among Pakistan's Pashtuns Boko Haram Returns 91 Nigerian Kidnapped Schoolgirls US Ambassador to Moscow Will Skip Spy Poisoning Briefing French Protests to Cause Widescale Train Disruption on Thursday Once Harassed Herself, S. Korean Lawyer Fights for #MeToo Victims Pope Announces Dublin Visit in August, No Northern Ireland Stop Nestle Provides Lifeline for Struggling Kenyan Coffee Farmers Saudi Arabia Says Revamping Education to Combat 'Extremist Ideologies' Merkel Strongly Condemns Turkish Military Offensive in Afrin EXCLUSIVE: Kaspersky Lab Plans Swiss Data Center to Combat Spying Allegations: Documents Russia Foreign Ministry: Britain May Be Behind Attack on Skripal's Daughter Coding with impact: training female tech talent from Latin America UNESCO and Juventus Football Club launch online anti-discrimination campaign UAE: One year after Ahmed Mansoor's arrest, RSF and 20 other NGOs ask for his release 3-D Printing Lowers Manufacturing Costs In Lab, 3-D Printing Cuts Costs, Manufacturing Time of Heat Exchangers US-Russia Tensions Not Felt in Space Activity by Violent Latino Gang MS 13 Rising Across US Amid Political Turmoil, Republicans Warn Trump Not to Fire Mueller White House Defends Trumps Phone Call to Putin Children, Adults Face Dire Crisis in Central Congo After Conflict, Insecurity US Lawmakers Differ on Wisdom of Trump-Kim Nuclear Summit Once the World’s ‘Most Eligible Bachelor’ and Only White Rhino Dies New Technology Being Developed for Pacemakers New Technology Being Developed for Pacemakers Vietnam Courts Closer Ties with Australia to Check China Austin Police Chief: Bombing Suspect Dead Afghan Suicide Bomber Kills at Least 26 in Kabul Mobile Learning Week 2018: Preparing to Meet the Skill Requirements of a Connected World Peter Peterson, Billionaire and Philanthropist, Dies at 91 China Tests Unmanned Tanks in Modernization Push Myanmar President, Close Aung San Suu Kyi Friend, Retires Weinstein Co. Tosses Nondisclosure Agreements, Could Bring New Wave of Accusers Israel Admits to 2007 Strike on Suspected Syrian Nuclear Site Congo-Brazzaville: Torture and arbitrary detentions of dozens of people put freedom of expression under severe strain Republic of Korea: Exhibition on ‘torn apart’ lives of conflict affected people A ‘Millennials Party’ Attempts to Break Indonesia’s Political Mold Libya: No Free Elections in Current Climate Letter to US Senate and House Leadership Regarding the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Letter to Senate in support of bill reforming compassionate release UN Rights Body Should Take Further Action on DR Congo Growing Concern over Human Rights Abuses Associated with Settlements Saudi Crown Prince Must Answer For Atrocities In Yemen Internally displaced persons and international humanitarian law Myanmar’s non-formal learners: Hard work, hard lessons, and hope through education Austin Police: 1 of 3 Packages Not Bomb, Not Linked to String of Bombings Transfer of remains of Archil Tatunashvili G-20 Sees Need for 'Dialogue,' Fails to Defuse Trade War Threat Hawaii Campus Joins US Trend to Go All Green Breaking Up With Facebook Harder Than It Looks New Travel Costs Revealed for US EPA Head Amid Ongoing Scrutiny Sixth Texas Bomb Blast Leaves US Investigators Baffled Northern Brazil Overwhelmed by Desperate, Hungry Venezuelans Report: Women Short-Changed on Commercial Land Deals in Africa Can Self-Driving Cars Withstand First Fatality? Foreign Wives of Islamic State Fighters Sentenced to Death in Iraq Trial Begins for US Border Agent Accused of Killing Mexican Teen At Immigration Talks, Trump Rails Against Sanctuary Cities UN Gives Strong Backing to Lebanon's Political Independence Mexican Leftist Candidate Taps Ex-WTO Economist as NAFTA Negotiator Maduro Challenger Promises US Dollar Giveaway for Venezuelans DeVos Faces Strong Criticism in House Hearing Crime Spike Prompts Canada to Unveil Tougher Gun Control Steps US-Based Campaign Against Sex Harassment 'Overwhelmed' by Cases, Official Says Progressives Look for More Gains From Illinois Primary Border Wall, Tunnel Tussle Hold Up Sweeping US Spending Bill US Senate Rejects Bid to End US Support for Saudi Campaign in Yemen ‘Women’s Army' Vows to Fight On in Syria After Briton’s Death US-Russia Tensions Not Felt in Space Former Playboy Model Sues to Break Silence on Alleged Trump Affair Trump Hints He May Break With His Generals on Iran G-20 Sees Need for 'Dialogue,' Fails to Blunt Trade War Threat Amid Political Turmoil, Republicans Warn Trump Not to Fire Mueller Zuckerberg Asked to Testify in UK; Data Firm's CEO Suspended UN Agency: Water-Smart Agriculture Could Cut Migration Risk Trump Tariffs Set Off Industry Scramble for Exemptions Brazil's PSDB Selects Alckmin as 2018 Presidential Candidate Bolivia President Wants Dialogue With Chile Over Coastline Egypt Prepares for Presidential Election, and Few Surprises Ethiopia Signs $600M Loan, Grant Deal With World Bank Minnesota Officer Charged with 3rd-Degree Murder in Australian's Death House Speaker Ryan Says He’s Been Assured Trump Won't Fire Mueller Taliban Invite Afghan Jihadi Leaders to Peace Talks Slovakia Crisis Grows as President Nixes Proposed New Government 'The Crown' Producers Apologize to Stars After Pay Dispute Twitter: 'Black Panther' Most Tweeted-About Movie Ever Iranian Leader Says Tehran Has Defused Regional Threats Five Ways to Make Parched Cities Cooler Study: Obesity Robs the Tongue of Taste Buds in Mice Germany Reassures Ireland Over Brexit Border Impasse Implantable Heart Defibrillators Deliver Shock in More Ways Than One Undocumented Kansas Teacher Released from Detention Maldives Former Dictator, Judges Charged with Terrorism Macron Outlines Plan to Promote French Language Worldwide Europeans Say Significant Obstacles Remain to Mercosur Trade Deal ICC: Philippines Withdrawal Won't Affect Preliminary Probe First Lady Vows to Fight Cyberbullying Despite Skeptics Florida School Shooting Suspect's Brother Jailed for Allegedly Trespassing at School Yemeni Man Seeks Guantanamo Release After 16 Years China’s UN rep spies on dissident, interrupts UN testimony three times Transfer of remains of Mr Archil Tatunashvili Britain, US Probing Use of Facebook Data by British Voter Profiling Company Needs Go Unmet 6 Months After Maria Hit Puerto Rico Shaka: Extra Time Africa 54 Dire Humanitarian Crisis Grips DRC's Kasai Region USAID: US to Give $2.5 Million to Help Venezuelans in Colombia 39 Indian Workers Found in Iraq Mass Grave EU Tightens Labor Laws Despite Polish, Hungarian Opposition Trump Congratulates Putin, Two Plan to Meet in 'Not-Too-Distant Future' WTO Members Say US Actions Threaten Trade Body's Credibility WHO: Tainted Food Outbreak Threatens 16 African Nations March 20, 2018 'Be Patient,' Chibok Parents Tell Families of Nigeria's Latest Kidnap Victims Indonesia’s parliament bans critical coverage of its members European Court issues first rulings on journalists detained in Turkey Waiting for Freedom in Chechnya Jewelry, Watch Firms Should Reveal Sources at Baselworld Fair Texas Rattled by 5th Package Bomb Explosion 3 Injured in Shooting at Maryland High School Senate Committee Launches Effort to Prevent Election Hacking South Koreans Optimistic Over Prospect of Nuclear Talks China’s Xi Has Stern Warning for Taiwan as He Starts Second Term Crash Marks 1st Death Involving Fully Autonomous Vehicle In Egypt Election, el-Sissi Imposes Stability Over Democracy This Refugee Crisis Is Happening Now in America’s Backyard China’s Xi Has Stern Warning for Taiwan Arise Sir Ringo: Beatles Drummer Knighted at Buckingham Palace Opera on Alzheimer's to Debut in Philadelphia Festival Japan Wants Abductees, Mid-Range Missiles on Table in US-North Korea Talks Seychelles Opposition to Block India Military Deal Facebook Under Fire for Developer’s Data Mining US Senate to Vote on Military Involvement in Yemen War International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2018: Promoting Inclusive Societies Sudan: Two journalists get a month in prison for “defamation” Maldives: Opposition TV channel threatened, three journalists arrested OAS Members Voice Support for International Criminal Court Implantable Heart Defibrillators Deliver Shock in More Ways Than One Defector says US Should Take Tougher Stance on North Korea French Ex-President Sarkozy Held in Libya Financing Probe Au Revoir, Baguette! France Goes Mad for Le Burger Package Bomb Explodes in San Antonio, Texas Insider: Putin Doesn't See Possibility of Diplomatic Reset Child Meningitis Remains a Challenge for Sub-Saharan Africa, India Expelled Russian Diplomats Preparing to Leave Britain El Salvador Debates Best Way to Counter MS-13 Gang Violence The Defector says US Should Take Tougher Stance on North Korea The Refugee Crisis in America’s Backyard South Koreans Optimistic Over Prospect of Nuclear Talks Alabama Lawmakers to Debate Arming Teachers in School World's Last Male Northern White Rhino, Sudan, Dies Scandal-hit Weinstein Co. Files for Bankruptcy Protection China: New Supervision Law a systemic threat to human rights Sri Lanka: Little Action on Promised Justice, Reforms China's Xi Strikes Nationalistic Tone in Parliament Address Uganda Experiments with Using Insects for Livestock Feed Observers See Putin's Rule of Russia to Continue Indefinitely Italy: Migrant Rescue Ship Impounded Widows, land and power Letter to US Senate and House Leadership Regarding the Department of Homeland Security ‘s (DHS) Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Venezuela’s Journalists Can’t be Silenced Why Greece Should #OpenTheIslands Senior US Official Embarks on Visit to Taiwan to Reaffirm US Support Turkish Police Seize Radioactive Material, Arrest Four in Ankara South Sudan Nonprofit Calls for Restriction on Imported Seeds US Supreme Court Rejects Republican Challenge to Pennsylvania Congressional Map Hungary Defends Anti-immigration Stance at UN Rights Body Four More Sentenced in US Multi-State Dog Fighting Ring New York Councilman Investigating Kushner Real Estate Company Music Gives Inmates at New York's Sing Sing Prison a New Start Europe Shows Unity Over Alleged Russia Spy Attack, Eyeing Tougher Iran Sanctions UN Human Rights Chief Urges Accountability for Syrian War Crimes Palestinian Leader Calls US Ambassador a 'Son of a Dog' Want to Avoid the Flu While Flying? Try a Window Seat Senator: Pompeo to Face Tough Questions on N. Korea, Iran Our First Interstellar Visitor Likely Came From Two-star System Cuba Opens Wholesale Market to Sell Basic Staples Venezuelan Health System Decays Further, Opposition-led Survey Says Civilians Who Fled Afrin Suffer from Dire Humanitarian Conditions US States Fight Trump Drill Plan With Local Bans UN: $1.7 Billion Needed for DRC Humanitarian Crisis Lawyer Who Alleged 'Plot' to Frame Trump Joins Legal Team Trump Bans US Use of Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Merkel Hopes Poland Can Satisfy EU Concerns Over Judicial Reform Salvadoran Leader Swaps Key Ministers After Election Defeat Turkish Leader Vows to Expand Military Campaign in Syria, Risking Clash with US Former GM, Microsoft CFO Named Senior White House Policy Official Longtime Leader in Montenegro to Run for Presidency in April Dunford Visits Afghanistan to Review US Military Campaign Tribeca to Hold 'Schindler's List,' 'Scarface' Reunions AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tests Reality in Blasting Russia Probe White House: Trump Not Scheduled to Congratulate Putin on Re-election White House Denies Trump Planning to Fire Special Counsel Colombia Proposes IMF Assistance for Venezuelan Refugees Insult China’s National Anthem at Your Peril Nicholson: US Planning Religious, Diplomatic, Military and Social Pressure on Taliban Zimbabwe's Leader Calls Out Those Stashing Millions of Dollars Overseas March 19, 2018 Judge My Actions, Says Trump Candidate for UN Migration Agency HSBC Report: India Most Vulnerable Country to Climate Change Greenpeace Says Brands Refusing to Reveal Palm Oil Sources Global Stocks Fall As Concerns Rise Over Trade, Brexit, & Facebook Troubles Egyptian Vote Reminds Many of Days Before Revolt Against Mubarak Self-Driving Car Hits and Kills Pedestrian Outside of Phoenix Savior or Meddler? Macron's Drive to Promote French Language Proves Divisive New Survey Shows Americans Still Divided Over 2003 Iraq War World Bank Says Climate Change Could Create 140 Million Migrants by 2050 Stranded Iraqi Refugees in Syria Say Unable to Return Home Due to Sectarian Targeting Armenian Outgoing President Says May Become PM No Shelter in Afghanistan US Drinkers Take Britain's Crown as Top World Champagne Buyers In US-run Drill, Iraqi SWAT Team Taught to Respond to Bombs US Top Court Mulls Free Speech Fight over 'Crisis Pregnancy Centers' South Africa's New Pharmacy ATM Marvel's Muslim Teen Girl Superhero Challenges Stereotypes US Supreme Court Allows Flint Water Contamination Lawsuit US Supreme Court Takes Up New Immigration Detention Dispute Doubts Cast on US Claims of Hitting Anti-China Militants in Afghanistan Saudi Crown Prince to Visit White House Tuesday Argentine Human Rights Lawyer Is Latest Venezuelan Detainee to Flee Turkey Vows to Expand Syria Fight Against Kurds Trump Seeks Death Penalty for Drug Traffickers to Curb US Opioid Abuse Africa 54 Trump Fumes Over Special Counsel Mueller's Probe Israel Arrests French Consulate Driver for gun Smuggling Russians Asking 'What Now?' After Election Canada Announces Peacekeeping Mission in Mali US — #WeeklyAddress: March 12 —18: Trump administration censors and withholds record number of FOIA requests After 2016 Election, US Poised to Fight Fake News - in Kenya Trump Resumes Attack on Russia Probe Interview: Zimbabwe's New Opposition Leader Faces Vote 6 Months After Mexico Quake Some Still Camp Outside Homes Snow, High Winds hit Europe; Croatia Faces Swollen River Assad Films Himself Driving to Ghouta to Demonstrate Victory Norway's Christian Democrats Meet to Decide Government's Fate Election Observers: Russian Election Lacked Real Choice 4 People Injured When Trains Collide, Derail in Kentucky UN Condemns Congo's 'Unlawful' Crackdown on Protests France Urges Tough EU Approach on Iran to Save Nuclear Accord Low-Profile Official to Head China's New Powerful Anti-Graft Agency Prosecutors Call for Arrest of Former South Korean President Lee Crown Prince: Saudi Women Should Have Choice Whether to Wear Abaya Robe Philippines Takes step Towards Legalizing Divorce For Syrian Refugees, Marriage Trap Breeds Statelessness in Lebanon US Top Court Will Not Hear Challenge to Federal Agency Power Bolivia's Morales in The Hague to Petition World Court over Chile Sea Access US Top Court Rejects Arizona Challenge to 'Dreamers' Program Ukraine: Justice Needed for Former Secret Prison Detainees Demonstrators in Spanish Capital March for Pensions; Against Security Law North Korea Nuclear Summits Planning Underway Another Package Bomb in Austin, Texas Israel Arrests French Consulate Employee for Gaza Smuggling EU Criticizes Turkey's Offensive in Syrian Town of Afrin Sweetwater Bridge Collapse: Seconds Separated Those Who Lived, Died WH Lawyer: Trump Not Considering Firing Special Counsel Mueller Johnson: Russia's Denial About Poisoning 'Increasingly Absurd' Muslim Superhero Series Highlights Immigrant Experience in America Trump Fumes Over Special Counsel Mueller's Probe Robot Orchestra Creates Otherworldly, Psychedelic Music at SXSW Turkish-backed Forces Claim Victory in Afrin MS-13 Origins - Part 1 of VOA Series Indonesia to Effectively Continue Fuel Subsidy Proposed International Court Exit Casts Suspicion on Philippine Anti-Drug Campaign UNESCO Study: More Investment Needed in ‘Green’ Water Management Systems Putin Sails to Big Victory, Amid Allegations of Voter Fraud Access to safe water: Is the green revolution around the corner? German Band Works in Concert With "Robotic" Instruments to Create Music Mix The Stories of Asylum Seekers Trapped in Greece Algeria: Feminist Groups Arbitrarily Suspended Impunity Bred Marielle's Murder AP Exclusive: Kushner Cos. Filed False NYC Housing Ppaperwork Facebook's Zuckerberg Comes Under Fire From UK, US Lawmakers StoryCorps: To RP Salazar, with Love Northeast Snowstorms Give Ski Areas Late Season Powder Blast Brazilians March Against Murder of Black Politician and Human Rights Activist Pakistan Aims to Fight Hate Speech through a Smartphone App Taliban Skeptical of Afghan Government's Peace Offer Russia's Putin Wins by Big Margin Exit Poll says Putin Easily Wins Russian Presidential Vote March 18, 2018 Trump Assails Special Counsel Mueller as Politically Biased in Russia Probe Hundreds of Brazilians Protest Murder of Councilwoman