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Zimbabwean Army General Constantino Chiwenga, right, speaks to the media at KG6 barracks in Harare, Zimbabwe Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. The military has had President Robert Mugabe under house arrest for several days, and urged for calm. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
November 20, 2017 - 2:41 pm
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabweans mobilized Monday for what they hope is a major push to oust President Robert Mugabe, an increasingly isolated figure who faces impeachment proceedings and more street demonstrations even as he ignores calls to resign. While there is a national consensus that the...
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Terrence Chari poses as he mimics a painting of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe in Mbare Harare, Monday, Nov, 20, 2017. Lawmakers with the ruling Zanu pf party gathered to meet on the fate of long time President Robert Mugabe, who has refused efforts to step down. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
November 20, 2017 - 1:32 pm
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local): 8:35 p.m. Zimbabwe's military says the vice president whose firing by President Robert Mugabe led to the current political unrest is expected to meet with Mugabe on the way forward after he returns to the country...
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November 20, 2017 - 12:37 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is calling for an immediate investigation into the reported sale of African migrants in Libya, saying transactions may amount to crimes against humanity. Guterres said Monday that "slavery has no place in our world and these actions are...
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Dragan Ivetic, lawyer for former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic, poses for a portrait in front of the Yugoslav War Crimes Tribunal, ICTY, in The Hague, Netherlands, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. The tribunal is scheduled to deliver its verdicts in his genocide trial on Wednesday Nov. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
November 20, 2017 - 12:30 pm
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A lawyer for Gen. Ratko Mladic said Monday it is not certain the former Bosnian Serb military commander will show up in a United Nations courtroom when judges deliver their verdicts in his long-running trial for allegedly masterminding atrocities during Bosnia's 1992-...
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November 20, 2017 - 12:29 pm
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court has asked judges to authorize an investigation in Afghanistan of allegations of war crimes by the U.S. military and CIA, crimes against humanity by the Taliban and war crimes by Afghan security forces. The announcement...
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November 20, 2017 - 12:22 pm
LONDON (AP) — Wage increases across the 19-country eurozone should start to pick up as a result of a sustained fall in unemployment, Europe's top central banker said Monday. In a testimony to European lawmakers in Brussels, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said there are a number of...
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FILE - In this Aug. 22, 1980, file photo, John Lennon, right, and his wife, Yoko Ono, arrive at The Hit Factory, a recording studio in New York City. German police said Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 they have arrested a man suspected of handling stolen objects from the estate of John Lennon, including diaries which were stolen from Lennon’s widow, Yoko Ono, in New York in 2006. (AP Photo/Steve Sands, File)
November 20, 2017 - 9:19 am
BERLIN (AP) — German police say they have arrested a man suspected of handling stolen objects from the estate of John Lennon, including diaries. Berlin police said the 58-year-old suspect, whom they didn't identify, was arrested in the German capital on Monday. They said another suspect lives in...
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FILE - This is a June. 2, 1953 file photo of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, as they wave to supporters from the balcony at Buckingham Palace, following her coronation at Westminster Abbey. London. (AP Photo/Leslie Priest, File)
November 20, 2017 - 8:29 am
LONDON (AP) — Britain is marking the 70th wedding anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip with a peal of bells, a set of portraits and some commemorative stamps. The then-Princess Elizabeth married naval Lt. Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey on Nov. 20, 1947. Now 91,...
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November 20, 2017 - 7:31 am
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's defense minister says the country will purchase Patriot missiles worth $3.9 billion from the United States in the first half of 2019. The comments from Defense Minister Mihai Fifor came after Romania's Senate's defense committee on Monday formally approved the...
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November 20, 2017 - 6:10 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers Monday that North Korea has punished two of its top military officers, including one widely seen as its second-most powerful official, during a highly unusual inspection of the military's powerful political bureau. According to a...
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