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Migrants who have been a turn for an interview to request U.S. asylum walk to the El Chaparral pedestrian border crossing in Tijuana, Mexico, Friday, Dec. 21, 2018.
(AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
December 22, 2018 - 10:48 am
The policy shift would force asylum seekers to stay in often-dangerous Mexican border cities as they navigate the American immigration court system.
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December 21, 2018 - 2:45 pm
The Pentagon is developing plans to withdraw up to half of the 14,000 American troops serving in Afghanistan, U.S. officials said Thursday, marking a sharp change in the Trump administration's policy aimed at forcing the Taliban to the peace table after more than 17 years of war.
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December 21, 2018 - 12:06 pm
Pope Francis demanded Friday that priests who have raped and molested children turn themselves in and vowed that the Catholic Church will "never again" cover up clergy sex abuse.
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December 20, 2018 - 11:44 am
President Donald Trump is declaring victory over the Islamic State group in Syria, but the militants remain a deadly force, and U.S. partners warn a premature U.S. withdrawal will allow them to storm back.
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December 19, 2018 - 2:53 pm
The number of journalists killed worldwide in retaliation for their work nearly doubled this year, according to an annual report by the Committee to Protect Journalists.
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December 19, 2018 - 10:29 am
President Donald Trump says U.S. troops do not need to remain in Syria.
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December 19, 2018 - 8:48 am
An opinion survey has shown that two thirds of Russians regret the collapse of the Soviet Union.
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 Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel
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December 18, 2018 - 5:26 pm
"I am taking the decision to offer my resignation. I am now going to see the king" to inform him."
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Protesters during the rally held against the government in front of the headquarters of the public broadcaster MTVA in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, December 17, 2018
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December 17, 2018 - 8:29 pm
A few thousand demonstrators gathered in freezing temperatures outside Hungary's state broadcaster Monday night in a fifth day of protests against the right-wing government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban.
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Residents react during a gathering in a central square of the eastern French city of Strasbourg, Sunday Dec.16, 2018 to pay homage to the victims of a gunman who killed four people and wounded a dozen more.
(AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)
December 16, 2018 - 12:07 pm
Residents of Strasbourg filled a square in the French city Sunday to show respect and sympathy for the four people killed and the dozen wounded during a shooting attack near a famous Christmas market.
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