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A senior Egyptian forensics official says human remains retrieved from the crash site of EgyptAir Flight 804 suggest there was an explosion on board that may have brought down the aircraft
CAIRO (AP) -- Human remains retrieved from the crash site of EgyptAir Flight 804 suggest there was an explosion on board that may have brought down the aircraft in the east Mediterranean, a senior Egyptian forensics official said on Tuesday....

As Iraq slowly claws back territory from the Islamic State group nearly two years after the fall of the city of Mosul, political disarray and bombings in and around Baghdad are stoking civil unrest
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Even as Iraq slowly claws back territory from the Islamic State group, faith in the government is crumbling among many, particularly the country's Shiites, angered by political disarray and the continual pounding of the capital, Baghdad, by militants' bombings....

The World Health Organization says a suicide attack at a hospital in Syria's coastal city of Jableh the previous day killed 43 people
BEIRUT (AP) -- A suicide bomber who targeted a hospital in a Syrian coastal city the previous day killed 43 people, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, as an activist group raised the overall death toll from the day's unprecedented wave of attacks on government strongholds to 161....

Greek authorities have begun to gradually evacuate the country's largest informal refugee camp of Idomeni, on the Greek-Macedonian border, where an estimated 8,400 people have been living for months
IDOMENI, Greece (AP) -- Greek authorities sent hundreds of police into the country's largest informal refugee camp Tuesday to support the gradual evacuation of the Idomeni site on the Macedonian border....

A gated community of villas with well-tended flower gardens near the West Bank town of Ramallah may help explain why virtually all Palestinians believe there is corruption in the government of President Mahmoud Abbas
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- A gated community of villas with well-tended flower gardens near the West Bank town of Ramallah may help explain why Palestinians almost universally believe there is corruption in the government of President Mahmoud Abbas....

By visiting Hiroshima, Barack Obama parachutes himself into a still-fresh dispute among key allies and trading partners over who was a victim in World War II
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) -- By visiting Hiroshima, Barack Obama parachutes himself into a seemingly endless dispute among key U.S. allies and trading partners over World War II. In Tokyo's decades-long tug-of-war over history with its neighbors China and South Korea, it's the American president who could end up losing....

Seoul says an unspecified number of North Koreans working at a Pyongyang-run restaurant overseas have escaped their workplace and will come to South Korea
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- An unspecified number of North Koreans working at a Pyongyang-run restaurant overseas have escaped their workplace and will come to South Korea, South Korean officials said Tuesday....

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday approved a new government formed by one of his most trusted allies, who immediately asserted his intention to institute constitutional reforms that would expand the powers of the presidency
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday approved a new government formed by one of his most trusted allies, who immediately asserted his intention to institute constitutional reforms that would expand the powers of the presidency....

French police have dislodged protesters blocking a key fuel depot on the Mediterranean, as gasoline shortages spread around the country amid increasingly tense labor actions
PARIS (AP) -- French police have dislodged protesters blocking a key fuel depot on the Mediterranean, as gasoline shortages spread around the country amid increasingly tense labor actions....

The right-winger who lost narrowly to a pro-EU rival in Austrian presidential elections has joined the winner in asking all citizens to try to overcome the ideological divisions that led to the close contest
VIENNA (AP) -- Norbert Hofer, the right-winger who lost only narrowly to a pro-EU rival in Austrian presidential elections, has joined the winner in asking all citizens to try to overcome the ideological divisions that led to the close contest....

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Africa
South African authorities say 2 people have died in violent protests by residents opposing plans to evict them from makeshift homes in an area north of Pretoria

Asia
By visiting Hiroshima, Barack Obama parachutes himself into a still-fresh dispute among key allies and trading partners over who was a victim in World War II

Europe
The British pound posted strong gains Tuesday as market expectations waned of a British exit _ so-called Brexit _ from the European Union

Latin America/Caribbean
Federal prosecutors in New York say a Belize resident has pleaded guilty to money laundering conspiracy for helping clients profit off illegal stock trades and then laundering more than $250 million

Middle East
The World Health Organization says a suicide attack at a hospital in Syria's coastal city of Jableh the previous day killed 43 people


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