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Romania: protesters interrupt screening of movie about AIDS 

Bucharest, Feb 5 (AP/UNB) — Protesters have interrupted a screening of a French AIDS drama in Bucharest, saying it violates traditional Romanian values.

Turkey: Amnesty chairman ordered arrested again 

Ankara, 1 Feb (AP/UNB) — Amnesty International says its Turkey chairman will remain in jail after a court overturned an...

Polish Senate backs controversial Holocaust speech law 

Warsaw, Feb 1 (AP/UNB) — Poland's Senate has backed legislation regulating Holocaust speech that has sparked a diplomatic dispute with Israel and...

EU urges US not to go it alone with Mideast peace efforts 

Brussels, Jan 31 (AP/UNB) — The European Union's top diplomat is urging the U.S. to not go it alone in any effort...

Austrian chancellor seeks to ban neo-Nazi fraternity 

Berlin, jan 31 (AP/UNB) — Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz says he's opening proceedings to have a student fraternity shut down for promoting...

German police arrest 3 in raids on migrant-smuggling ring 

Berlin, Jan 31 (AP/UNB) — German police say they have arrested three suspects during raids against a group that is believed to have smuggled at least...

Putin takes dip in icy Russian lake on Epiphany 

Moscow, Jan 19 (AP/UNB) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken a dip in icy lake waters to celebrate Epiphany, a major holiday in Orthodox Christianity marking the baptism of...

Storm's death toll in Germany rises to at least 8 

Berlin, Jan 19 (AP/UNB) — Authorities in Germany say the death toll from a storm that swept across the country has increased to at least eight.

Paris Holocaust museum opens exhibit on married Nazi hunters 

Paris, Dec 7 (AP/UNB) — An exhibition exploring the story of the steely married couple Beate and Serge Klarsfeld, who hunted German Nazis and their former collaborators in occupied France,...

Britain' s May seeks to broaden Brexit talks amid deadlock 

Brussels, Nov 24 (AP/UNB) — British Prime Minister Theresa May stepped up her lobbying efforts Friday to broaden Brexit negotiations with the European Union to include future relations...