Paris Cleans Up After Latest Riot; Nearly 1,800 Arrested

Nearly 1,800 people were arrested Saturday across France in the latest round of “yellow vest” protests. Nationwide, the Interior Ministry says some 136,000 people rallied

Armenia Holds Snap Election for Parliament

Armenians are casting their votes in early parliamentary elections Sunday. Reformist leader Nikol Pashinian, 43, swept to power in May after weeks of anti-government protests

#SwedishChristmas: A Christmas candy with an unfortunate name

Like Santa himself, Juleskum comes just once a year, but it is still one of Sweden’s most popular bagged candies. Photo: ofml/Wikimedia Commons Every day

Clashes, Hundreds Detained in France in Latest 'Yellow Vest' Protests

In France, police clashed with protesters, as tens of thousands of ‘yellow vest’ demonstrators took to the streets Saturday for the fourth consecutive weekend. French

Belgian PM reshuffles cabinet after right-wing party quits over UN migration pact | News | DW

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel has vowed to continue his administration as a minority government after the largest party in his coalition quit over his

Protesters March as UN Climate Talks Hit Fossil Fuel Snag

KATOWICE, POLAND —  Thousands of people from around the world marched Saturday through the southern Polish city that’s hosting this year’s U.N. climate talks, demanding

Thousands Protest Serbian President’s Autocratic Rule

BELGRADE, SERBIA —  Thousands of people have marched in Serbia against the autocratic rule of President Aleksandar Vucic and his government. An opposition alliance called

Russian human rights activist Lyudmila Alexeyeva dies at 91 | News | DW

Lyudmila Alexeyeva, a leading human rights activist who challenged the Soviet and Russian regimes for decades, has died at the age of 91 in Moscow.

Frans Timmermans elected European socialists′ lead candidate for 2019 vote | News | DW

European socialist parties have approved Frans Timmermans of the Netherlands to lead them in May elections and to succeed Jean-Claude Juncker as head of the European

Nearly 1,400 arrests in French ′yellow vest′ protests as government offers dialogue | News | DW

More than a thousand people were arrested across France on Saturday as police clashed with “yellow vest” demonstrators in the fourth week of anti-government protests.