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Germany Charges Man with Spying for Iran

Germany Charges Man with Spying for Iran

Prosecutors in Germany said they have indicted an army employee with spying for an Iranian intelligence service. The federal prosecutor's office said in a statement that the German-Afghan dual citizen was charged with "a particularly serious case" of treason and of breaching official secrecy laws

Rescued Migrants Remain Stranded at Sea Off Italy

Rescued Migrants Remain Stranded at Sea Off Italy

A Spanish charity rescue ship carrying 134 migrants, mostly Africans, waited off the coast of Italy on Friday as a battle between former political allies in Rome stopped it docking at the southern island of Lampedusa despite a European deal to take in those remaining onboard. Interior Minister Ma

New Zealand Apologizes Over Christchurch Mosque Accused's Hateful Letter

Officials in New Zealand apologized Thursday after the alleged Christchurch mosque gunman was allowed to send a letter from prison espousing "hateful" views that a supporter then shared online. Australian Brenton Tarrant is in a maximum-security jail in Auckland awaiting trial for the murder of 5

UN Urges Reluctant EU Nations to Help Stranded Migrants

UN Urges Reluctant EU Nations to Help Stranded Migrants

The United Nations refugee agency urgently appealed to European governments Tuesday to let two migrant rescue ships disembark more than 500 passengers who remain stranded at sea as countries bicker over who should take responsibility for them. The people rescued while attempting to cross the Medi

FBI Seeking to Question Alleged Qaeda Operative in Brazil

FBI Seeking to Question Alleged Qaeda Operative in Brazil

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking to question an alleged Egyptian al-Qaeda operative believed to be living in Brazil, and the South American country has pledged to cooperate with the United States in any way it can. The FBI added Mohamed Ahmed Elsayed Ahmed Ibrahim to its Most Wan

UN Urges EU Nations to Take In 500 Migrants Stranded at Sea

UN Urges EU Nations to Take In 500 Migrants Stranded at Sea

The United Nations refugee agency urgently appealed to European governments Tuesday to let two migrant rescue ships disembark more than 500 passengers who remain stranded at sea as countries bicker over who should take responsibility for them. The people rescued while attempting to cross the Medi

Norway Mosque Attack Investigated As 'Possible Act of Terrorism'

Norway Mosque Attack Investigated As 'Possible Act of Terrorism'

An armed attack at a Norwegian mosque on Saturday will be investigated as a possible act of terrorism, police stated on Sunday. The suspect at the al-Noor Islamic Center near the Norwegian capital - a young, white male carrying several guns - had expressed far-right, anti-immigrant views online,

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