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Eleven-year-old Syrian Hasan Diab looks at his image on a screen during a press conference in The Hague The Hague, Netherlands, Thursday, April 26, 2018. The press conference was organized by Russia in a move to discredit reports of an April 7, 2018, chemical weapons attack in the Syrian town of Douma, after briefing members of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, (OPCW). Russian diplomats claim the Syrians were used in staged videos made in the aftermath of the attack. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Russia parades Syrian 'witnesses' to disprove gas attackRussia brings Syrians to The Hague to try to disprove suspected chemical weapons attack
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Israel: 9 teenagers die in flash floods; 1 still missingIsrael's rescue service says 9 teenagers die in flash floods while hiking south of Dead Sea; 1 still missing
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Protesters hold a huge Armenian national flag in Republic Square, Armenia, Thursday, April 26, 2018. The Armenian parliament on Thursday called for an extraordinary session next week to vote for a new prime minister after the country was plunged into a political crisis with the abrupt resignation of its leader. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
Armenians rally against govt; lawmakers to vote on new PMThe Armenian parliament will vote next week to vote for a new prime minister, paving the way to end its political crisis
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Members of Hamas' honor guard surround the coffin of Palestinian scientist Fadi al-Batsh after his body crossed into the Gaza Strip from Egypt at the Rafah crossing border, Thursday, April 26, 2018. The body of the Hamas scientist who was gunned down in Malaysia last week was returned to the Gaza Strip on Thursday for burial.  (AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra)
Hamas buries Hamas engineer slain in MalaysiaHamas scientist, gunned down in Malaysia, is brought home and buried in Gaza as group's leader vows revenge on Israel
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Tom Evans speaks to the media outside Alder Hey Children's Hospital where his 23-month-old son Alfie has been at the centre of a life-support treatment dispute, in Liverpool, England, Thursday April 26, 2018.  (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)
Toddler Alfie Evans' parents say they'll work with doctorsThe father of terminally ill toddler Alfie Evans says he will work with doctors to give his son "dignity and comfort."
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Participants attend the "No money for terror" conference at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris Thursday, April 26, 2018. Ministers from more than 70 countries are working on ways to combat financing for the Islamic State group and Al-Qaida at an international conference, which still bears scars of deadly terrorist attacks in recent years. (Eric Fefergerg, Pool via AP)
The Latest: Macron hails pledge to fight terror financingFrench President Emmanuel Macron has welcomed the decision of more than 70 countries to form a coalition with the aim of choking off financing for the Islamic State group and al-Qaida
The Associated Press7 hours ago
UK drops alcohol charges against 2 Canadian pilotsA court has dropped charges against two pilots accused of preparing to fly a passenger plane while under the influence of alcohol.
The Associated Press7 hours ago
British director Ken Loach, center right, is congratulated after receiving an honorary degree from the Brussels ULB university in Brussels on Thursday, April 26, 2018. The Brussels ULB university says it is going ahead with honoring British director Ken Loach on Thursday despite veiled criticism from Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel. Loach, is known for his strong defense of the Palestine cause and is often critical of the Israeli government. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
Brussels university honors director Loach despite criticsThe Brussels ULB university has honored British director Ken Loach despite veiled criticism from Prime Minister Charles Michel
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Syrians brought to The Hague by Russia in a move to discredit reports of an April 7, 2018, chemical weapons attack in the Syrian town of Douma arrive by bus to appear at a press conference in The Hague, Netherlands, Thursday, April 26, 2018, after briefing members of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, (OPCW). Russian diplomats claim the Syrians were used in staged videos made in the aftermath of the attack. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
The Latest: Russia shows media alleged witnesses from SyriaThe Latest: Russia shows off alleged witnesses from Syria to the media to debunk reports of Douma chemical attack
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Israeli President Rueven Rivli, right shakes hands with Romania's Prime Minister Viorica Dancila, during their meeting, in Jerusalem , Thursday, April 26, 2018. (Heidi Levine /Pool Photo via AP)
Romanian president blasts PM's "secret" Israel tripRomania's president has criticized the prime minister for embarking on a visit to Israel without an official mandate
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Greek space agency chief resigns citing lack of transparencyGreece's left-led government has come under opposition criticism after the head of the country's newly-formed space agency resigned citing lack of transparency and political interference in his work
The Associated Press8 hours ago
US lifts sanctions placed on Colombian soccer team in 2014The Trump administration lifted U.S. sanctions that had been placed on a popular Colombian soccer team for alleged ties to a drug cartel
The Associated Press8 hours ago
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