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Greece: Dozens still missing after migrant boat sinks

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say a search and rescue operation is ongoing for a second day for dozens of migrants missing after the boat they were on sank in rough seas off a southeastern G...

Greece: Dozens missing after migrant boat sinks

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say a major search and rescue operation has been launched east of the island of Karpathos after a boat reportedly carrying dozens of migrants sank during the ni...

Israel to allow Palestinians from West Bank to use airport

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Palestinians from the occupied West Bank will soon be allowed to travel on flights to Turkey out of an Israeli airport, the Israel Airports Authority said Tuesday. ...

Turkey sends off new drill ship into eastern Mediterranean

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s president inaugurated the country's newest and largest undersea hydrocarbon drill ship Tuesday that he said would head for a spot northwest of Cyprus in the eastern Mediterran...

Turkey sends new drill ship to eastern Mediterranean

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday inaugurated the country's newest drilling ship that he said would be sent to an area northwest of Cyprus in the eastern Mediterranean. The vessel...

Taiwan takes team gold in women's archery in Paris

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The women's recurve team captured gold at the third stage 2022 Hyundai Archery World Cup in Paris, France, with a 5-1 victory over India on Sunday (June 26). The te...

Cyprus police: Syrian migrant found dead off coastline

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A 24 year-old Syrian man believed to be among 43 other Syrian migrants to reached Cyprus on two rubber dinghies has been found dead in waters just off the island’s western coast...

Taiwan men’s recurve bow team wins gold at Archery World Cup

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese men’s recurve bow team won gold Sunday (April 24) at the 2022 Archery World Cup in Antalya, Turkey, ensuring the best possible start to the season. ...

Live updates: Officials clarify Biden's comment

BERLIN -- German Chancellor Olaf Scholz says that neither NATO nor U.S. President Joe Biden aim to bring about regime change in Russia. Biden said of Russian President Vladimir Putin...

Business Highlights: Tourism hit, French companies

___ Countries brace for hit to tourism from Russia-Ukraine war BELEK, Turkey (AP) — Countries from Turkey to Thailand, Egypt and Cuba are bracing for the loss of Ru...

Countries brace for hit to tourism from Russia-Ukraine war

BELEK, Turkey (AP) — After losing two years to the COVID-19 pandemic, shopkeepers in the heart of the Turkish Riviera had hoped for a strong tourism season this year to help keep their businesses aflo...

Live updates: Exhausted staff at Chernobyl plant get relief

LVIV, Ukraine — Management of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, site of the world’s worst nuclear accident in 1986, said Sunday that 50 staff members who had been on the job since the plant was seize...

Germany's Olaf Scholz to meet Erdogan amid Ukraine crisis

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is traveling to the Turkish capital of Ankara on Monday to meet with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The short visit — Scholz is scheduled to return to Berlin later...

Live updates: Red Cross: Besieged Mariupol needs cease-fire

The latest developments on the Russia-Ukraine war: GENEVA — The Red Cross is warning of a “worst-case scenario” for hundreds of thousands of civilians in the besieged Ukrainian city ...

Turkey, Armenia agree to press ahead with mending fences

ANTALYA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey and Armenia have agreed to press ahead with efforts to establish diplomatic relations “without conditions” and continue the normalization efforts that could lead to the r...