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Rights group: 2016 was deadliest year for Afghan reporters Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:45:42 GMT - A monitoring group says 2016 was the deadliest year yet for journalists in Afghanistan.

Kosovo asks EU, US and others to denonce Serbia prooo Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:45:42 GMT - Kosovo's foreign minister has written to his colleagues in the European Union, United States and other countries denouncing "numerous acts of provocation and aggression" from Serbia.

Indonesia names former airline boss as bribery suspect Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:45:14 GMT - Indonesia's anti-graft commission has named a former top executive of national flag carrier Garuda as a suspect in a case involving bribes for the purchase of Rolls Royce aircraft engines.

S. Koreans' ties with Samsung are lifelong, often conflicted Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:30:15 GMT - The family smartphones? An assortment of Samsung Galaxies.

Israel's national library acquires famed Judaica collection Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:30:15 GMT - The National Library of Israel says it has acquired what is considered the world's greatest private collection of Hebrew books and manuscripts.

Polish police release protesters' photos, seeking identities Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:45:32 GMT - Poland's interior minister says the publication of photos of some participants in an anti-government protest last month shows that there is "zero tolerance for breaches of the law." Mariusz Blaszczak was referring Thursday to the controversial posting by Warsaw police of images of 21 people who took part in a huge Dec. 16 protest outside the parliament, in a bid to identify them.

Albanian teacher arrested for pro-IS propaganda Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:30:21 GMT - Albanian police say they have arrested a female teacher for making statements supportive of the Islamic State extremist group.

Spanish tourist towns post first snowfalls in decades Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:30:00 GMT - Officials have placed more than half of Spain's 50 provinces under alert for heavy snow and sleet storms, with southern tourist towns reporting their first snowfalls in decades.

Jordan boosts border forces amid IS threat from Iraq, Syria Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:15:42 GMT - A senior Jordanian military commander says the kingdom faces a growing threat to its border as Islamic State extremists in neighboring Iraq and Syria are being dislodged from their strongholds by military offensives.

Philippine police chief apologizes to South Korea in killing Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:15:42 GMT - The Philippine national police chief has apologized to South Korea over the death of a Korean man who was arrested illegally and then slain by members of an anti-drug task force at the main police camp in Manila.

New Bulgarian president takes oath of office Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:00:20 GMT - Bulgaria's new president, Rumen Radev, has taken his oath of office, preparing the way for him to formally take over the post from Rosen Plevneliev on Sunday.

Boost for Dutch ruling coalition as unemployment falls Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:00:20 GMT - The number of people registered as unemployed in the Netherlands fell by 100,000 last year, the biggest drop in a decade.

Updated: 1/19/2017 7:47:29 AM