New rights worries over arrests in Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — Supporters of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood and the nation’s ousted president are protesting across the country against the milita…

Interfax: Russian ship heads for Syria

MOSCOW (AP) — Another Russian ship from the Black Sea fleet has departed for Syria, the Interfax news agency reported, citing a source at na…

Maldives election another chance at unity

MALE, Maldives (AP) — The Maldives — more than 1,100 islands scattered across the Indian Ocean — are sharply divided along political lines. …

US, EU see new hope for Iran nuclear talks

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s foreign policy chief says she will meet Iran’s newly appointed negotiator on the country’s disputed nuc…