German pastor charged with incitement for anti-gay comment

BERLIN -- Prosecutors in the northern German city of Bremen have charged a Protestant pastor with incitement for comments he made about homosexuality, authorities said Thursday. The comments...

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Aid group seeks port for 180 migrants rescued in Med Sea

ROME -- Aid group SOS Mediterranee says it waiting for a port to disembark 180 migrants rescued at sea, and says five requests to Italian and Maltese port...

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EU calls on Russia to probe 'irregularities' reported in vote granting Putin right to rule until 2036

The EU on Thursday called on Russia to probe reports of irregularities during a nationwide vote to approve constitutional changes allowing President Vladimir Putin to potentially extend his...

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‘2020 has brought home the reality that there has never been a more dangerous time to be a journalist.’

"There have been a number of concerning developments in recent months." In a DW interview, Courtney Radsch of the Committee to Protect Journalists talked about press freedom violations...

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Parêzgerên Amerîkî di qezaya perwerdehiya Alman de birîndar bûne

BERLIN -- Several American soldiers were injured in a training accident in Germany when they drifted off course during a parachute drop, the military said Thursday. The accident...

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Tirkiye ji ber bûyera navmalî ya Med, lêborîna fransî dixwaze

BERLIN -- Turkey's foreign minister on Thursday demanded an apology from France over its depiction of a standoff between ships from the two countries in the Mediterranean Sea...

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French-Dutch police bust encrypted criminal communications

THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- Dutch and French police cracked an encrypted communications network used by organized crime gangs, allowing them to covertly watch "over the shoulder” of criminals...

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