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From left, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, German Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Sigmar Gabriel, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend the weekly cabinet meeting at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
German vice chancellor condemns populist's Holocaust remarksGermany's vice chancellor has harshly condemned remarks by a prominent member of the nationalist Alternative for Germany party calling for an end the country's decades-long tradition of acknowledging and atoning for its Nazi past
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Protests erupt over Romanian govt's plan to pardon thousandsSeveral thousand people marched through the Romanian capital on Wednesday to protest the government's plan to pardon thousands of prisoners _ a surprise move that would benefit some notable government supporters
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Rustam Minnikhanov President of the Russian Republic of Tatarstan, right, Sean Lund, a Canadian who lives and works in Switzerland playing hockey just outside the World Economic Forum venue in Davos Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017. The two teams tied 10-10. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
The Latest: Experts warn of cyberattacks on infrastructureWhile the U.S. investigates possible Russian hacking of its election, cybersecurity experts warn both countries are vulnerable to cyberattacks on critical infrastructure
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Kosovo creates expert panel to measure its territoryKosovo's government has created a commission of experts to measure the country's territory to prove that they have not lost land in a deal with neighboring Montenegro
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Cameras point at the Ecuadorian embassy where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been holed up for more than four years in London, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. U.S. President Barack Obama's decision Tuesday to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence brought fresh attention to another figure involved in the Army leaker's case: Julian Assange. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Lawyers: Assange's conditions for extradition to US not metLawyers for Julian Assange say U.S. officials still haven't met the WikiLeaks founder's conditions for agreeing to be extradited to the United States
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Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, shakes hand with International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach, right, before a meeting at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. (Denis Balibouse/Pool Photo via AP)
China's Xi extols multilateral approach, climate accordChinese President Xi Jinping has extolled the merits of multilateral cooperation during a visit to the United Nations' office in Geneva, and said major powers should "keep their differences under control."
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London chief says Brexit won't hurt fight against crimeBritain's exit from the European Union is not likely to hurt international cooperation against crime and terrorism, London's police chief said Wednesday
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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson listens to a question after his speech at the second edition of the Raisina Dialogue in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Raisina Dialogue is India's flagship geo-political conference organized annually by the Observer Research Foundation (ORF) in association with the Ministry of External Affairs. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
EU, UK take contrasting messages from May's Brexit speechEuropean Union leaders on Wednesday punctured U.K. optimism about a smooth and mutually beneficial divorce between Britain and the EU, declaring that, no matter what British Prime Theresa May thinks, Britain can't dictate the terms of the separation
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Antonio Tajani, left, is congratulated by the chairman of the European People's Party group of the European Parliament Manfred Weber after being elected European Parliament President in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. Antonio Tajani of the EPP Christian Democrat group was elected president of the European Parliament on Tuesday in a daylong polling series during which he defeated his socialist opponent. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)
'Insane!' EU legislature bristles at Trump's Brexit commentsEuropean Union legislators lashed out at U.S. president-elect Donald Trump for saying the British decision to leave the bloc would turn out great and predicting more countries would follow
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Madame Tussauds unveil the wax figure of US President-elect Donald Trump, days ahead of the American's Presidential Inauguration in Washington in London, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. The figure will now reside in Madame Tussauds' Oval Office alongside fellow famous politicians and global icons also immortalised in wax. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Donald Trump wax figure unveiled in London museumLondon's Madame Tussauds museum has unveiled a wax figure of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump days ahead of his inauguration
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech on leaving the European Union at Lancaster House in London, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, pool)
The Latest: Police chief thinks Brexit won't increase crimeLondon's police chief says he doesn't think Britain's exit from the European Union will hurt international cooperation on fighting crime and terrorism
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Nissan Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn speakson the second day of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Trump's strategy on Mexico could be 'dagger at Ohio'Lawrence Summers, the former U.S. Treasury Secretary, warned Wednesday that Donald Trump's threats to firms using Mexico as a manufacturing base will be counterproductive and could lead to the loss of hundreds of thousands of American jobs
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The first direct freight train service from China to the United Kingdom arrives at a rail freight terminal in Barking, east London, Wednesday Jan. 18, 2017. Some 34 containers packed with mainly clothes and other high street goods completed the 7,456-mile (11,999km) journey in 18 days. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP)
New Silk Road? 1st China-London freight train arrivesThe first direct freight train service from China to London has arrived, another leg in Beijing's plans for closer trade ties with Europe along a modern day Silk Road
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Turkish parliament resumes voting on Erdogan's powersTurkey's parliament on Wednesday embarked on a second round of deliberations on a contentious package of constitutional amendments that would give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office executive powers
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Gun used by Berlin attacker imported to Switzerland in 1990sSwiss authorities say the gun used by Berlin attacker Anis Amri was imported to Switzerland in the early 1990s
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