BERLIN (Sputnik) - German agencies are processing Turkey's requests to extradite members of the movement of Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen, which Ankara refers to as the Fethullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday.
The Chinese government's top diplomat Wang Yi said on Friday Beijing would not be blackmailed or yield to pressure over trade and criticized unilateral moves by some states that China believes would bring harm to all.
A group of mothers held weekly vigils for missing sons for years, and Recep Tayyip Erdogan once vowed to help. But the government recently banned the rallies, a sign, critics said, of rising authoritarianism.
The German and Turkish leaders hold a joint-press conference in Berlin. Germany has been one of the fiercest critics of Erdogan's crackdown on journalists and political opponents, and if Dundar attended the news conference, Merkel would be sending a message to her guest to clean up his human rights record.
President Trump will authorize the FBI to conduct a supplemental background investigation into Judge Brett Kavanaugh regarding multiple sexual misconduct allegations against the Supreme Court nominee,…
Danish police said they briefly shut bridges and ferry links to Sweden and Germany on Friday as they hunted for a black Volvo and three people linked to a serious crime, that one newspaper reported was a kidnapping.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Myanmar's government to take concrete steps to investigate human rights abuses against Rohingya Muslims and hold accountable members of its security forces and others for any involvement in those actions, a State Department official said on Friday.
A powerful earthquake has struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, and officials also said a tsunami was triggered. Here's the latest. A 7.5 magnitude earthquake occurred Friday evening local time on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. The quake triggered a tsunami, according to Indonesia's geophysics agency. A 6.1 magnitude foreshock struck earlier in the day, killing at least one person.