Victims of the recent Florida school shooting have called out politicians for their lack of action after yet another deadly massacre. "Shame on you!" the crowd said to President Trump and the National Rifle Association.
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European leaders have failed to display cohesion on what type of common security policy they want, writes Lewis Sanders.
Eastern Europe and Central Asia have been caught between Western Europe and Russia since the Cold War ended.
There are still five German citizens or dual nationals sitting in Turkish prisons on legally dubious charges, according to Berlin. Ankara has been accused of using terror charges to crack down on political opposition.
Swedish Defense Minister Peter Hultqvist said Sweden will provide troops only when both Russia and the West agree. Western officials are considering deploying a force led by non-NATO nations in eastern Ukraine.
A day after the US indictment of 13 Russians accused of plotting to disrupt the 2016 presidential vote, Russia has dismissed the accusations. But US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster has said evidence is solid.
The Vatican has renewed its clergy sexual abuse panel amid criticism over how Pope Francis is handling a scandal in Chile. A key Chilean victim has met with a Vatican investigator in an hours-long meeting in New York.
Israel has responded with airstrikes after four soldiers were injured in an explosion along the border with the Gaza Strip. The exchange is one of the most serious incidents since the 2014 war between Hamas and Israel.
Turkey says it has "never used chemical weapons" after claims it used a toxic gas during an offensive in Afrin, Syria. Local doctors had been quoted as saying they treated people for exposure to chemical gases.
Among those arrested were two Punjab National Bank employees believed to be at the center of the fraud — India's biggest-ever bank scam. The third suspect is an official from celebrity jewelry designer Nirav Modi's firm.
An 18th-century cello worth more than €1.3 million ($1.6 million) has been returned to an award-winning French musician. Soloist Ophelie Gaillard had been robbed at knifepoint outside Paris earlier in the week.
Members of the UK Independence Party have voted to sack their latest leader, Henry Bolton, after only five months in charge. The anti-EU, anti-immigration group appears to have lost its way since Brexit.
As Poland marks the 50th anniversary of a notorious anti-Semitic campaign, some of its leaders call for a clampdown on historical debate and speak darkly about enemies within. The echoes of '68 are hard to ignore.
A Pakistani man has been handed four death sentences for a rape and murder that shocked the country. Many in Pakistan, including the murdered girl's parents, have called for a public execution.
The Japanese government has approved plans for raising the optional age for drawing public pensions to 71 or older. It is trying to grapple with labor shortages, ballooning welfare costs and an ageing population.
Robert Lewandowski came off the bench to score a last-gasp penalty for Bayern Munich at Wolfsburg. Elsewhere, there were wins for Schalke, Leverkusen, Freiburg and Mainz — but Werder Bremen and Hamburg remain in trouble.
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Michael O'Flaherty, director of the EU Fundamental Rights Agency, meets Michel Friedman on Conflict Zone.
Is German politics in crisis? Or is it just the parties? Stammtisch dons the Lederhosen and heads to Munich to find out.
For Roma in Europe's youngest state, discrimination and a lack of opportunity have created a sense of hopelessness and driven many to look for work abroad. Morgan Meaker reports from the western Balkans.
The Vatican has been negotiating with Beijing for years and now seems prepared to make huge concessions. If the Catholic Church wants to grow, it cannot survive without China, says DW's Frank Sieren.
Psychic healing has a long tradition in Russia.
Thousands of homeless people sleep rough in Los Angeles. The authorities appear overwhelmed.
More and more children in the UK now live in households with incomes below the poverty level.
International investors have snapped up land in Peru, leaving many local farmers destitute.
In 2017, around 80 percent of the wealth generated globally went to just one percent of the population.
Threatened delicacy: Efforts to catch Caribbean lobster in Mexico sustainably.
In the Mayan language, Guatemala means "land of Trees." But its rainforest is disappearing.
Deforestation and mercury pollution from surrounding gold mines are threatening the livelihoods of people in the Amarakaeri region in southeastern Peru. The "Eba Amazonia" project aims to restore the balance by providing locals with new sources of income and protecting the environment at the same time.
The Prunus Africana, also known as Red Stinkwood or Muiri, is a miracle of natural medicine. Traditional healers in Kenya use its bark to make remedies for a broad range of disorders. Improper methods of harvesting the bark and illegal logging, however, have made it an endangered species.
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