Court is expected to rule Friday on whether Sunday vote can proceed as debates continue in streets.

Focus is on sanctions and procedures for international inspectors to monitor compliance.

Wary of Russian ire, Western leaders are backing away from Georgia's E.U. and NATO dreams.

The violence has broken a period of calm, and some wonder if a new confrontation is about to erupt.

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The war over Benghazi is still happening in Benghazi

Don't forget that Benghazi is a real place -- not a Washington scandal.

The Islamic State routinely shares gruesome images of those it kills. But governments do it, too.

The Egyptian military is sharing images of dead militants on Facebook.

The world’s most anti-Russia country? Canada, says Moscow lawmaker

Alexei Pushkov, head of the Duma's foreign affairs committee, suggested this week that Canada is a bigger thorn in Russia's side right now than the U.S.

Tariq al-Harzi, who orchestrated the movement of fighters, died as his brother did a day earlier in Iraq.

The transition would be a financial experiment run on the fly — and could cause runaway inflation.

New documents raise questions about higher-ups’ responsibility for the Tlatlaya killings last year.

Officials hope that the slow pace of training will pick up, but recruits face a host of challenges.

Dominicans of Haitian descent were targeted even when they had valid documentation, report says.

The group has launched a spate of attacks during Ramadan.

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Foreign ministers are meeting in Vienna ahead of an extended deadline for an agreement.

The jihadists have quelled opposition, but some say attention to daily needs is dimming prospects of recapture.

The six Russian officials are on an E.U. sanctions blacklist for their roles in the crisis in Ukraine.

More than 11,200 people have died of Ebola since last year, nearly all in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea.

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Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s contradictory actions confused both his allies and European leaders.

The wave of attacks was one of the most sophisticated assaults on Egypt’s powerful army in decades.

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The U.N.’s top human rights body backed calls Friday for accountability in last year’s conflict in Gaza, in which hundreds of Palestinian civilians and six Israeli civilians were killed.

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Amid rising frustrations over the expensive, so-far fruitless search for vanished Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, experts are questioning the competence of the company in charge, including whether crews may have passed over the sunken wreckage without even noticing.

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The powerful head of Vietnam’s Communist Party will travel to the United States for the first time next week, and said he expects President Barack Obama will visit Vietnam later this year.

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Judges have ruled that relatives of people killed in the 1988 bombing of a Pan Am jet over Lockerbie, Scotland cannot launch an appeal on behalf of the only man convicted of the attack.

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It’s dawn and barefoot boys are hustling down the inclined alleys of Rio de Janeiro slums, surfboards under their arms. They’re heading to nearby Sao Conrado and Arpoador beaches, where they catch waves and momentarily leave their impoverished lives behind.

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A bill seeking to regulate the operations of civic groups in Uganda has drawn alarm from activists who say it will hamper their operations and might be used to target those seen as opposed to the government of the country’s long-serving leader.

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