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AP PHOTOS: Stray cats find a home on an Amsterdam houseboat

AMSTERDAM (AP) — In the heart of the Dutch capital, on a canal near one of the busiest shopping streets, a floating animal sanctuary called The Catboat provides refuge for about 50 stray and abandoned...

AP PHOTOS: Former Dutch prison helps asylum-seekers fit in

AMSTERDAM (AP) — In Syria, Mishleen Kafa was terrified when her mother went out shopping — that she would never come back or that someone would kill Mishleen and her brother while they were alone in t...

AP Photos: As Dutch elections near, posters proliferate

ERMELO, Netherlands (AP) — As March 15 parliamentary elections approach in the Netherlands, banners and posters supporting the candidates have popped up everywhere in Dutch cities and villages — on ro...

AP Photos: Young migrants survive on their own in Serbia

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — In an abandoned warehouse in the Serbian capital of Belgrade, Rasool, a 12-year-old from Jalalabad, Afghanistan, has spent the last six months sleeping on the ground, warming h...

BC-EU--Europe Coverage,ADVISORY, EU

Here's a look at stories The Associated Press plans to cover in Europe on Tuesday, Feb. 21. Questions about coverage plans can be directed to the Europe Desk at eurdesk@ap.org. AUSTR...

AP Photos: Syrians stuck in Greece share memories from home

THESSALONKI, Greece (AP) — They fled their homes in war-torn Syria with only what they could carry on their backs. Then many were forced to leave even those bags on the shores of Turkey as they embark...

BC-EU--Europe Coverage,ADVISORY, EU

Here's a look at stories The Associated Press plans to cover in Europe on Tuesday, Jan. 31. Questions about coverage plans can be directed to the Europe Desk at eurdesk@ap.org. GREEC...

AP PHOTOS: Burned out migrants in Greece try to keep sane

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Kawa Mohammed lives in a small tent with his wife and his three children in the Kalochori refugee camp on the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki's outskirts. ...

BC-EU--Europe Coverage,ADVISORY, EU

Here's a look at stories The Associated Press plans to cover in Europe on Tuesday, Jan. 24. Questions about coverage plans can be directed to the Europe Desk at eurdesk@ap.org. BRITA...

AP PHOTOS: Cold, filth take toll on migrant moms in Greece

RITSONA, Greece (AP) — The squalid conditions and subfreezing temperatures in Greece's migrant camps this winter are taking their toll on everyone living in them. Expectant mothers a...

'Everything linked to the news': Images of post-election NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — Passers-by snap selfies at Trump Tower. Protesters decry the president-elect in his hometown. And the everyday, impromptu beauty of America's biggest city keeps playing out in moments ...

Maryam Mutlaq

ADVANCE FOR USE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2016, AT 0200 A.M. EST, AND THEREAFTER - In this Monday, March 21, 2016 photo, Jordanian plumber Maryam Mutlaq, 41, hugs a student at a school in Zarqa. In the in ...

Maryam Mutlaq

ADVANCE FOR USE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2016, AT 0200 A.M. EST, AND THEREAFTER - In this Monday, March 21, 2016 photo, Jordanian plumber Maryam Mutlaq, 41, works in the kitchen of her home in Zarqa. It h...

Maryam Mutlaq

ADVANCE FOR USE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2016, AT 0200 A.M. EST, AND THEREAFTER - In this Monday, March 21, 2016 photo, Jordanian plumber Maryam Mutlaq, 41, works in a school in Zarqa. Mutlaq discovered d...

Maryam Mutlaq

ADVANCE FOR USE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2016, AT 0200 A.M. EST, AND THEREAFTER - In this Monday, March 21, 2016 photo, Jordanian plumber Maryam Mutlaq, 41, works at a school in Zarqa. The Arab region sco...