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Three Years Later, Families Remember Those Lost on Downed MH17 Flight

Relatives and friends of people killed three years ago when a surface-to-air missile blew a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet out of the sky over Ukraine gathered Monday to mark the anniversary at a new memorial near the Amsterdam airport from which the plane departed. (more…)

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Suspects in Downing of Malaysian Flight MH17 to be Tried in the Netherlands

Suspects in the downing of Malaysian airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine in 2014, in which all 298 people aboard were killed, will be tried in a Dutch court and under Dutch law, the Netherlands' foreign ministry said on Wednesday. (more…)

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World Leaders Condemn Manchester Suicide Bombing

World leaders on Tuesday expressed shock and horror at the suicide bombing in Manchester which killed at least 22 people, including children. (more…)

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Dutch Court Convicts 20 People for Sexist and Racist Abuse Against Black Female Politician

A Dutch court on Thursday convicted 20 people of sexist and racist online hate speech directed against a black politician and media personality, in a case that many here saw as an indictment of the ostensible culture of tolerance in the Netherlands. (more…)

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What Breakfast is Like Around the World

It's 7 AM somewhere. What are you eating? United Nations of Breakfast It's impossible to determine the single most-common breakfast dish for an entire nation. Trust us, we tried. In America, for example, the breakfast of choice might be bacon and eggs, or smoothie bowls, or fluffy buttermilk pancakes — all depending

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Turkish Health Ministry Says Deadly Nerve Agent Sarin Was Used in Syria Chemical Attack That Killed Over 70 People

The chemical used in an attack that killed scores of Syrian civilians was most likely the deadly nerve agent sarin, the Turkish health ministry said Thursday. (more…)

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German Foreign Minister Says Turkey is ‘Further Away From Becoming EU Member Than Ever Before’

Turkey has never been less likely to join the European Union than now and the bloc should seek a special relationship with Britain, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said as relations between Ankara and Berlin hit a low point. (more…)

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Twitter Accounts Hijacked With Nazi Messages in Turkish

A diplomatic spat between Turkey, the Netherlands and Germany spread online on Wednesday when a large number of Twitter accounts were hijacked and replaced with anti-Nazi messages in Turkish. (more…)

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Intel Buys Israeli Autonomous Vehicle Firm Mobileye for $15.3 Billion

Intel Corp (INTC.O) agreed to buy Israeli autonomous vehicle technology firm Mobileye (MBLY.N) for $15.3 billion on Monday in a deal that could thrust the U.S. chipmaker into direct competition with rivals Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O) and Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) to develop driverless systems for global automakers. (more…)

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Turkish President Says Netherlands Will ‘Pay the Price’ for Preventing Turkish Ministers From Campaigning

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan intensified his dispute with European nations Sunday, claiming that "Nazism is alive in the West" after two of his ministers were prevented from campaigning in the Netherlands and promising that the Dutch would "pay the price" for their unusual action. (more…)

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