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SKOPJE, Macedonia — Health authorities in Macedonia say Skopje is now Europe's most polluted capital, with poor air quality blamed for the premature death...
Gun used by Berlin attacker imported to Switzerland in 1990s

BERLIN — The gun used by Berlin attacker Anis Amri was imported to Switzerland in the early 1990s, but it remains unclear what then...
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BUCHAREST, Romania — Romania's government is proposing to pardon thousands of prisoners, saying the move is needed to reduce overcrowding in prisons. The surprise...
Court ponders mass murderer Breivik’s prison conditions

OSLO, Norway — An appeals court in Norway is considering whether the prison conditions under which mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik is being held...
New Silk Road? 1st China-London freight train arrives

LONDON — The first direct freight train service from China to Britain arrived in London Wednesday, another leg in Beijing's plans for closer trade...
Bosnian Serb nationalist leader rejects US sanctions on him

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — Bosnian Serb nationalist leader Milorad Dodik has dismissed U.S. sanctions imposed on him for obstructing the peace accords that ended Bosnia's...
German vice chancellor condemns populist’s Holocaust remarks

BERLIN — Germany's vice chancellor on Wednesday harshly condemned remarks by a prominent member of the nationalist Alternative for Germany party, who suggested ending...
Cyprus peace deal nudges closer as hurdles still to overcome

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Diplomats are meeting Wednesday in the Swiss resort of Mont Pelerin, charged with figuring out if the differences are bridgeable in...
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BELGRADE, Serbia — A Serbian rights group said Wednesday its activists were beaten after interrupting an event organized by the ruling populists that included...
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SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — Bosnian Serb nationalist leader Milorad Dodik has dismissed U.S. sanctions imposed on him for obstructing the peace accords that ended Bosnia's...

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