The Latest: EU’s Tusk says need to reassess Union’s future
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The Latest: EU’s Tusk says need to reassess Union’s future

LONDON (AP) — The Latest ahead of Britain’s referendum on continued membership in the European Union (all times local): 2:35 p.m. European Union President Donald Tusk says whatever the result in Thursday’s referendum vote, the member nations must fundamentally reassess the future since dissatisfaction is growing all over the continent. Tusk said in Lisbon on … Continue reading

A look at shifting routes migrants are taking into Europe
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A look at shifting routes migrants are taking into Europe

BERLIN (AP) — Refugees and migrants are making their way into Europe by the hundreds of thousands, adjusting their routes as some become too dangerous and others are blocked by authorities. Most want to get to Germany, Sweden and other northern European countries considered more welcoming than their counterparts to the south. Here’s a look … Continue reading

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UN rights chief criticizes trial of Maldives ex-president

BERLIN (AP) — The United Nations’ human rights chief is voicing concern over the “rushed” trial that led to a terrorism conviction and 13-year jail term for the Maldives’ former president. U.N. high commissioner for human rights Zeid Raad al-Hussein said Wednesday “flagrant irregularities” in the case against ex-President Mohamed Nasheed could be rectified during … Continue reading