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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 01:16:11 GMTThe minaret of a mosque in Birmingham, England, where Khalid Masood resided before he attacked Parliament in London last week.Birmingham, Britain’s second-largest city, with a large Muslim population, has become known as a recruiting ground. Muslim residents resent the stigma but acknowledge the problem.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:05:22 GMTPolice officers detaining the opposition figure Aleksei Navalny on Sunday during an anti-corruption protest in Moscow.Mr. Navalny was among the hundreds arrested nationwide as rallies took place in scores of cities across Russia.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:10:30 GMTA survivor being carried from the site of an avalanche in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan, on Monday.The members of a high school mountain climbing club were killed in Tochigi Prefecture a day after the authorities issued an avalanche warning.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 09:36:24 GMTCarole Atkins, with children from the Syrian refugee family she sponsored, at an ice rink in Toronto.Everyday Canadians spent a year embracing Syrians in the world’s most personal resettlement program. Letting them go might be the biggest test yet.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:29:28 GMTA judge in Spain will hear criminal proceedings against nine Syrian officials in a torture case, in which the victim’s sister is a Spanish citizen.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:25:11 GMTPresident Trump, with Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, walking to the Oval Office on March 17.The president’s son-in-law faces questions about meetings he arranged with the Russian ambassador, including a sit-down with the head of Russia’s state-owned development bank.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:09:24 GMTAmber Rudd, Britain’s home secretary, has said that officials want tech companies “to recognize that they have a responsibility to engage” with terrorism investigations.British lawmakers will meet with American tech representatives as part of a wider push to get Silicon Valley to do more to tackle potential threats.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:00:58 GMTJuana and Miguel Rosa’s daughters were murdered in 2015. This fish market in Lima, Peru, is their workplace but also where they come to heal and move forward.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:00:32 GMTThe pro-democracy leaders, beginning second from left, Chan Kin-man, Benny Tai and Chu Yiu-ming at a rally in Hong Kong in 2015. It was unclear why the police waited until Monday to bring charges.The move has raised concerns over a broader crackdown more than two years after demonstrations for freer elections swept Hong Kong.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:00:31 GMTA dusty dirt road winds across a dry, stark landscape in Baidoa, Somalia. A drought widely believed to be exacerbated by climate change is sweeping across Africa.Six years after its last famine, another is about to tighten its grip on Somalia. South Sudan, Nigeria and Yemen are also at risk.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:41:54 GMTAn evacuation center in Ayr, near Townsville, Queensland, on Monday. Officials in Australia tied at least one death to the worsening weather.The storm, named Cyclone Debbie, forced thousands of Queensland residents to leave their homes, halting ferry and train service and closing a local airport.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 04:01:15 GMTOutside an employment center in Yiwu, China, in Zhejiang Province.Efforts to overhaul the world’s No. 2 economy have “fallen into stalemate,” contends a report that chastises national policy makers and local officials.
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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:07:18 GMTSouth Korea’s ousted leader, Park Geun-hye, leaving a prosecutor’s office in Seoul last week.Prosecutors requested a warrant for Ms. Park, who was removed from office as South Korea’s president this month, on charges of bribery and abuse of power.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:33:52 GMTBoiko Borisov, center, spoke to members of the news media in Sofia on Sunday as his party held a narrow lead in parliamentary elections in Bulgaria.The result was seen as a sign that Bulgarians still see their future lying more with the European Union and less with Russia.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:23:00 GMTBrazilians protesting against corruption in the Copacabana seafront area of Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.The number of protesters at demonstrations has dwindled since the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff, but their demands have hardened.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:57:34 GMTAn aerial view of one of the many resorts that dot the islands comprising the Maldives in the Indian Ocean. Saudi Arabia plans to invest $10 billion in a group of Maldives islands, raising concerns among locals that they may have to move.Saudi Arabia plans to invest $10 billion in Faafu Atoll, where some worry that they will be uprooted by new development if the islands are sold.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:03:58 GMTAfter six aid workers were killed in South Sudan, Eugene Owusu, the top United Nations humanitarian official in the country, said in a statement, “It is entirely unacceptable that those who are trying to help are being attacked and killed.”The latest in a series of attacks on humanitarian workers is the deadliest since the country’s civil war began in 2013.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:19:41 GMTPolice officers watched as paramilitary soldiers tried to flush out militants holed up in a building in Sylhet, Bangladesh, on Sunday.The violent three-day confrontation in the northeastern city of Sylhet has left six other people dead, including two police officers, and injured 43.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:11:58 GMTA reconstruction of the Iceman in the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology in Bolzano, Italy.Using a wealth of new scientific information, a seasoned homicide detective has developed a theory in a death 5,300 years ago.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:38:27 GMTThe popular Christian Democrat governor of the German state of Saarland, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, celebrating after the vote on Sunday. She is often called “the mini-Merkel.”Results from Sunday’s vote in tiny Saarland gave the German chancellor’s Christian Democrats about 40 percent of the vote, a boost for Ms. Merkel as she seeks her fourth term as chancellor.