Subscribe: AP Top International News At 1:15 p...
http://hosted.ap.org/lineups/WORLDHEADS-rss_1.0.xml?SITE=CAANR
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
Tags:
fact check  forces  kabul  killing people  killing  kurdish forces  kurdish  mosque  people  power  prayers killing  puerto rico  raqqa  syrian 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: AP Top International News At 1:15 p...

AP Top International News at 12:45 ...



AP Top International News at 12:45 p.m. EDT



 



US-backed Syrian force declares victory over IS in Raqqa

2017-10-20T16:00:17Z

BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian Kurdish-led forces backed by the United States declared victory over the Islamic State group in its former "capital" of Raqqa on Friday, declaring the northern Syrian city free of any extremist presence after a four-month battle that left it in ruins....



Drone video shows devastation in Raqqa, Syria

2017-10-20T16:06:10Z

RAQQA, Syria (AP) -- Drone footage from the northern Syrian city of Raqqa shows the extent of devastation caused by weeks of fighting between Kurdish-led forces and the Islamic State group and thousands of bombs dropped by the U.S.-led coalition....



Iraqi and Kurdish forces exchange fire at border

2017-10-20T16:08:49Z

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi federal and Kurdish forces exchanged fire at their shared border on Friday, capping a dramatic week of maneuvers that saw the Kurds hand over territory across northern Iraq....



Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillion

2017-10-20T16:09:38Z

NEW DELHI (AP) -- Environmental pollution - from filthy air to contaminated water - is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined....



EU leaders struggle to break through Brexit talks impasse

2017-10-20T16:35:50Z

BRUSSELS (AP) -- Leaders of Britain and the 27 other European Union members agreed Friday that much remains to be done in Brexit talks amid deep divisions about the terms of their breakup, particularly on how much London should pay in the divorce....



What Puerto Rico is doing to get the power back after storm

2017-10-20T16:37:02Z

BARCELONETA, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Electrical linemen descend from helicopters, balancing on steel girders 90 feet high on transmission towers in the mountains of central Puerto Rico, far from any road. At the same time, crews fan out across the battered island, erecting light poles and power lines in a block by block slog....



Afghan official: Suicide bombing at Kabul mosque kills 30

2017-10-20T16:08:31Z

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A suicide bomber targeted a Shiite mosque in a western Kabul neighborhood during evening prayers on Friday, killing at least 30 people, Afghan officials. And in western Ghor province, a suicide blast struck a Sunni mosque, also during Friday prayers, killing 10 people....



AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrongly blames terror for UK crime jump

2017-10-20T16:45:23Z

LONDON (AP) -- An AP Fact Check finds that U.S. President Donald Trump erred by suggesting in an early morning tweet that a 13 percent increase in crime in the United Kingdom is linked to terrorism....



UNICEF: Rohingya children refugees face 'hell on earth'

2017-10-20T14:53:16Z

GENEVA (AP) -- UNICEF says the children who make up most of the nearly 600,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in Myanmar are seeing a "hell on earth" in overcrowded, muddy and squalid refugee camps in neighboring Bangladesh....



Power to the people: 2 Italy regions to hold autonomy votes

2017-10-20T16:39:14Z

VERONA, Italy (AP) -- It is greater autonomy -- not independence -- that two of Italy's wealthiest regions are seeking in a pair of referendums Sunday, yet Catalonia's secessionist ambitions in nearby Spain loom large over the debate....