January 19, 2019

Coe warns against politicizing London Olympics

In this frame grab from a TV advertisement released by Argentine Presidential Office, an Argentine Olympic field hockey player Fernando Zylberberg exercises in front of the Globe Tavern in Stanley, Falkland Islands. Residents of the Falkland Islands are angry over a TV commercial secretly filmed in the islands by Argentina, which calls the archipelago the […]

Iraq official warns of abuse of security forces

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al- Maliki speaks to his supporters in Baghdad, Iraq. Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011. Iraq’s prime minister says the end of the American military presence in Iraq is a new dawn for his country. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim) BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s parliament speaker warned Monday that human rights violations are putting the […]

Thai prime minister warns floods threaten Bangkok

A man fishes near a sleeping Buddha statue submerged in the floods at Lokayasutharam temple in Ayutthaya province, central Thailand Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. Thailand’s Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is warning that rising floodwaters which have wreaked havoc across the nation are now threatening the capital, Bangkok. (AP Photo/Sunti Tehpia) BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s prime […]