Europe

Russia seeking Soviet era position in Middle East
Russia seeking Soviet era position in Middle East

Sudanese opposition leader criticizes President Omar al-Bashir's visit to Damascus

France: Students again protest education system
France: Students again protest education system

High schoolers show solidarity with students who were brought to their knees, their hands tied, in earlier protest

Belgium's PM set to step down after migration row
Belgium's PM set to step down after migration row
Turk dubbed 'hero' in Netherlands for sacrificing life
Turk dubbed 'hero' in Netherlands for sacrificing life
EU-Africa Forum aims to ‘deepen trade relations’
EU-Africa Forum aims to ‘deepen trade relations’
Russia says will build up Arctic military presence
Russia says will build up Arctic military presence

The announcement comes after years of increased activity in the Arctic, which Moscow has declared a top priority due to its mineral riches and military importance.

US financial regulator warns on no-deal Brexit
US financial regulator warns on no-deal Brexit

British ministers met Tuesday to intensify plans for leaving the European Union without a deal -- a prospect that is becoming more likely as Prime Minister Theresa May plays for time with just 101 days to go until Brexit.

Sweden's first MP in a hijab challenges swing to the right
Sweden's first MP in a hijab challenges swing to the right