Polish leader resists view that he was disrespected by Trump
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Polish leader resists view that he was disrespected by Trump

Poland's president is fighting back against criticism at home over a photo posted by Donald Trump that some say shows the Polish leader in a subservient role during a White House visit

Maldives prepares for polls seen as test for young democracy
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Maldives prepares for polls seen as test for young democracy

A decade after people took to the streets to welcome democracy to Maldives, voters head to the polls Sunday in what observers say is a referendum on whether democracy will stay

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Showdown looms as UN rights experts in Yemen hindered

Saudi Arabia and allied Arab states are balking at efforts to renew work by U.N.-backed "eminent experts" investigating human rights violations in Yemen, setting up a possible diplomatic showdown with some Western countries

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Turkey says it will patrol north Syria town with US forces

Turkey says joint patrols with U.S. forces will start soon in the strategic northern Syrian town of Manbij

Russia looms in background as pope travels to Baltics
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Russia looms in background as pope travels to Baltics

Russia looms in background as pope travels to Baltic nations of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia

Anti-India rebels abduct and kill 3 policemen in Kashmir
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Anti-India rebels abduct and kill 3 policemen in Kashmir

Anti-India rebels in disputed Kashmir have raided over a dozen homes of police officers and abducted three whose bullet-riddled bodies were later recovered

Japan space rovers lowered to asteroid to collect data
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Japan space rovers lowered to asteroid to collect data

A Japanese spacecraft has released two small rovers on an asteroid in a mission that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system

India calls of foreign ministers' meeting with Pakistan
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India calls of foreign ministers' meeting with Pakistan

India has called off a planned meeting between its foreign minister and her Pakistani counterpart on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly session in New York this month, aggravating tensions between the longtime rivals

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Correction: Lebanon-Arak Drink story

Correction: Lebanon-Arak Drink story

Pope lets more bishops go as part of Chile sex abuse fallout
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Pope lets more bishops go as part of Chile sex abuse fallout

Pope Francis has accepted the resignations of two more bishops in Chile, as fallout mounts in the widespread sex abuse scandals there