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March 21, 2016 10:29 AM Judge begins to deliver verdict in Ukrainian pilot trial

DONETSK, Russia (AP) - A Russian court on Monday began reading a verdict for Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, who is charged with complicity to murder two Russian journalists in war-torn eastern Ukraine. The judge quoted arguments by prosecutors who said Savchenko, who served in a volunteer Ukrainian battalion at the time, called in the coordinates 6

March 21, 2016 10:26 AM The inside story of the Paris attack

Captured Paris attacker planned to 'restart something' Several months earlier, an ISIS media team in Syria organized for the attackers to be filmed in a gruesome propaganda video. Nearly all the attackers that later gathered in Paris are seen clutching the throat of prisoners in orange jumpsuits before beheading them. "If it's not with our knives it will be with our Kalashnikovs 33

March 21, 2016 10:01 AM New generation of more radical youth emerges in the Kurdish region of Turkey

Nasir Dogru says his son must have been important. He has often seen the 18-year-old on local Kurdish television channels, his smiling face flashing across the screen. Perhaps he was a commander, he says. Neighbors and friends say so too. They call the teenager, Ferhat Dogru, a martyr. "He was very brave," says Nasir. "He was the first martyr of the Sur struggle 6

March 20, 2016 4:43 PM Istanbul bomber identified as militant with IS links

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s interior minister on Sunday identified the suicide bomber who killed four foreign tourists in Istanbul as a militant with links to the Islamic State group. Minister Efkan Ala said the bomber was Turkish citizen Mehmet Ozturk, who was born in 1992 in Gaziantep province, which borders Syria. He said Ozturk wasn’t on any list of wanted 2

March 20, 2016 12:02 AM 3 foreigners among 5 killed in Istanbul suicide bomb attack

Dominique Soguel and Suzan Fraser, Associated Press, Istanbul | World | Sun, March 20 2016, 6:54 AM A suicide attack on Istanbul's main pedestrian shopping street Saturday killed five people, including two dual nationality Israeli-Americans and one Iranian citizen, and wounded several dozen others, in the sixth suicide bombing in Turkey in the past year. Prime 3

March 19, 2016 10:27 PM Istanbul explosion: 4 killed in suicide bombing at Turkish tourist area

"Those who kill are killing humanity," Muezzinoglu said. "I condemn those who are killing humanity like this." Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said it was unclear whether the suicide bombing was targeting Israelis. Israel is sending two planes to Turkey to bring the injured and deceased home, Netanyahu said in a televised statement 4

March 19, 2016 8:19 PM Turkish PM offers condolences to Israeli victims of Istanbul blast

Ahmet Davutoglu condemned "heinous attack" in letter to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu communicated his condolences to the Israeli victims of Saturday’s suicide bombing in the heart of Istanbul’s shopping and tourist district. In a letter addressed to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Davutoglu wrote that the attack 6

March 19, 2016 1:40 PM Two Irish people injured in deadly Istanbul suicide bomb attack

At least four killed and seven wounded in fresh suicide bombing in Turkey Two Irish people are feared to have been injured in this morning's deadly bomb attack in Istanbul which killed four. Local media in Turkey is reporting that two Irish people are amongst the 36 wounded in this morning's deadly bomb attack. No further details are known or the extent 1

March 19, 2016 12:47 PM Five killed, 36 wounded in suicide bombing in central Istanbul

Five people including a suicide bomber were killed and 36 wounded in a suspected attack by Kurdish militants on a major shopping and tourist district in central Istanbul on Saturday. The fourth suicide bombing in Turkey this year hit part of Istiklal Street, a long pedestrian zone lined with global brand name shops and foreign consulates, just a few hundred 1

March 19, 2016 1:40 AM UN HR chief blames Saudi Arabia for civilian casualties

UNITED NATIONS: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein has condemned “repeated failure” of the Saudi Arabia-led coalition to prevent civilian casualties in air strikes. In a statement released on Friday, the UN human rights chief called for a “transparent and independent investigation” into the matter. “Looking at the figures, it would