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FILE - In this April 12, 2019 file photo, protestors carry a large flag and chant slogans during a demonstration against the country's leadership, in Algiers. Algerian authorities are leading a "clean hands" campaign aimed at rooting out corruption that has caught up top tycoons and former government ministers. Corruption is one of the major complaints of the masses of protesters who helped drive longtime leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika from office earlier this month. (AP Photo/Mosa'ab Elshamy, File)
10th week of Algeria protests aim for ex-president's brotherAlgerians are massing for a 10th week of protests against their country's ruling class, calling for the ex-president's brother to be put on trial
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
Sri Lankan Muslims leave after offering Friday prayers in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Friday, April 26, 2019. Across Colombo, there was a visible increase of security as authorities warned of another attack and pursued suspects that could have access to explosives. Authorities had told Muslims to pray at home rather than attend communal Friday prayers that are the most important religious service for the faithful. At one mosque in Colombo where prayers were still held, police armed with Kalashnikov assault rifles stood guard outside. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
Sri Lanka Muslims brave militant threats for Friday prayersSri Lanka's Muslims, warned to stay home over militant threats after Easter bombing, call for peace at Friday prayers
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
FILE- In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, left, and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe attend a special session held to mark the country's seventieth anniversary of the first parliament of democracy, in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File)
Sri Lanka political rivalry seen as factor in Easter blastsGovernment dysfunction and an intelligence failure that preceded the Easter Sunday bombings that killed 253 people in Sri Lanka are traced to simmering divisions between the president and prime minister
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
Cypriot investigators and police officers search a field where a body were found, outside of Orounta village, near the capital Nicosia, Cyprus, Monday, April 25, 2019. Police in Cyprus confronted the possibility Thursday that a serial killer had been at large in their midst after an army captain in custody for the deaths of two women claimed responsibility for more slayings, seven in all.(AP Photo)
Cyprus police step up search for more of suspect's victimsCyprus police are intensifying a search for the bodies of more victims after suspect admits to 5 women, 2 girls
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this photo released by Press office of the administration of Primorsky Krai region, North Korea's security officers wait for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un near the train as he leaves Russia, at the main train station in Vladivostok, Russia, Friday, April 26, 2019. (Alexander Safronov/Press Office of the Primorye Territory Administration via AP)
Kim Jong Un leaves Russia after summit with PutinNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un goes home early after complaining at first summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin that U.S. negotiated in 'bad faith' in Hanoi
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, attend the meeting at Friendship Palace in Beijing Friday, April 26, 2019. (Kenzaburo Fukuhara/Pool Photo via AP)
Putin lauds China infrastructure initiative, warming tiesPraise for China's Belt and Road initiative from Russian President Vladimir Putin underscores the current warmth of ties between the giant neighbors forged partly by their shared opposition to a unipolar world dominated by the U.S.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Cyclone damaged cars in Moroni, Comoros, Thursday, April 25, 2019 after Cyclone Kenneth hit the island nation of Comoros. The powerful tropical cyclone is expected to make landfall by early Friday in northern Mozambique, just six weeks after Cyclone Idai devastated the central part of the country and left hundreds dead. (AP PhotoAnziza M'Changama)
At least 1 dead after new cyclone tears into MozambiqueA powerful cyclone that struck northern Mozambique and is continuing to dump rain on the region killed at least one person and destroyed homes, with the United Nations on Friday warning of "massive flooding."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Cooks prepare for lunch near space rocket models and an animated display of the ancient Silk Road at the Second Belt and Road Forum In Beijing on Friday, April 26, 2019. President Xi Jinping has promised to set high standards for China's Belt and Road infrastructure-building initiative, seeking to dispel complaints the many billion dollars in projects leave developing countries with too much debt. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
China's Xi promotes building initiative amid debt worriesChina's Xi says infrastructure-building initiative will set high standards as countries fret over debt
The Associated Press1 hour ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's limousine arrives for a wreath-laying ceremony in Vladivostok, Russia, Friday, April 26, 2019. German automaker Daimler, which makes armored limousines used by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, says it has no idea where he got them and has no business dealings with the North. (AP Photo/Alexander Khitrov)
Daimler says it has no idea how Kim Jong Un got his limosDaimler, which makes armored limousines used by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, says it has no idea where he got them and has no business dealings with the North
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A cat walks as air force officers stand guard outside St. Anthony's Shrine, one of the three churches struck on Sunday in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Friday, April 26, 2019. Heavy security is out on the streets of Sri Lanka's capital after warnings of further attacks by the militant group blamed for the Easter bombing that killed at least 250 people. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
Sri Lanka says Easter attack leader died in hotel bombingThe suspected leader of the militant group Sri Lankan authorities said carried out the Easter Sunday attacks that killed at least 250 people died in the bombing at the Shangri-La hotel
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin walks on stage to deliver his speech at the opening ceremony of the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing Friday, April 26, 2019. (How Hwee Young/Pool Photo via AP)
The Latest: Putin: Belt and Road fits Eurasian bloc goalsPutin says China's Belt and Road initiative meshes with goals of Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Cuban migrant Osmani Velazquez Vallejo talks with reporters inside an immigration detention center, where he and his family are being held, in Tapachula, Chiapas state, Mexico, late Thursday, April 25, 2019. A large group of mainly Cuban migrants escaped on foot from the immigration detention center on Mexico's southern border in the largest mass escape in recent memory. Later, about half of the group returned voluntarily. Vallejo and his family did not escape. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
Cuban migrants stage mass escape from center in south MexicoAt least 1,300 mainly Cuban migrants escaped on foot from an immigration detention center on Mexico's southern border in the largest mass escape in recent memory
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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