Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Greeks were voting Jan. 25 in an early general election crucial for the country's financial future, with the radical left Syriza party of Alexis Tsipras tipped as the favorite to win
LONDON - Agence France-Presse
A British minister who was the first Muslim woman to sit in the Cabinet has resigned over the British government's policy on Gaza, she said Tuesday.
ROZSYPNE - Agence France-Presse
A small team of Dutch and Australian experts accompanied by international monitors reached the vast site of the doomed jet after days of fierce fighting between gov't forces and rebels
KYIV - Agence France-Presse
Over 100 inmates broke out of jail when shells rained down on a high-security prison in the besieged rebel stronghold of Donetsk in east Ukraine, killing one, local authorities said Monday.
BAKU - Agence France-Presse
Prominent Azerbaijani human rights activist Leyla Yunus was detained on July 30 and could face charges, a family spokesman said
GENEVA - Reuters
About 730,000 Ukrainians have left the country for Russia this year due to the fighting in eastern Ukraine, the European head of the United Nations agency for refugees said
Britain's prime minister announced new measures to cut immigration on Tuesday in a bid to lure voters from eurosceptic rivals 10 months from a general election.
MOSCOW - The Associated Press
The Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise departed for the Netherlands on August 1 nearly a year after Russian authorities seized it during a protest against an oil platform
London's landmark "Gherkin" office tower, one of the landmarks on the British capital's skyline, went on sale for about 650 million ($1.1 billion, 820 million euros) on Tuesday after being placed into receivership.
The US and human rights groups voiced concern after Azerbaijani authorities charged prominent rights activist Leyla Yunus with treason, accusing her of collaborating with Armenian spy agencies
THE HAGUE - Agence France-Presse
Heavy shelling around the crash site of downed Malaysian flight MH17 forced Dutch and Australian police to scrap a planned visit as they sought to secure the scene 10 days after the disaster.
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