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Colombians have for years grown amazing coffee. Finally, they’re drinking it.

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 21:54
Colombians are discovering hipster-quality java, after years of exporting their finest beans.

The Latest: Slovenia president leads, but runoff vote likely

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 21:06
The Latest on the presidential election in Slovenia (all times local):

U.S.-led coalition says it has captured Syria’s biggest oil field from Islamic State

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 20:50
The seizure of the al-Omar oil field accelerates a race for control of the last Islamic State territories between U.S.-allied forces and those of Syria, Russia and Iran.

Jerusalem to move ahead with dozens of new settler homes

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 20:50
The city of Jerusalem says it plans to move ahead with the construction of dozens of new settler homes in a predominantly Arab area of east Jerusalem.

Slovenia’s President Borut Pahor leads returns in early vote count, but a runoff election likely will be needed.

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 20:50
Slovenia’s President Borut Pahor leads returns in early vote count, but a runoff election likely will be needed. .

France: 8 charged in probe of alleged far-right terror plot

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 19:48
Eight people suspected of belonging to a French far-right extremist group have been given preliminary terror charges for allegedly plotting attacks against mosques, politicians and migrants.

Spain: Taking control of Catalonia means big power transfer

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 19:16
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy left the nation breathless when he announced the steps he wants to use to crush the separatist movement in the prosperous Catalonia region.

The Latest: UK police say lockdown not terror-related

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 19:00
The Latest on police activity at a central England shopping center: (all times local):

The Latest: Zimbabwe says it respects WHO decision on Mugabe

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 19:00
The Latest on Zimbabwe’s president and the World Health Organization (all times local):

UK police report that activity at central England shopping center is “unconnected to any terrorist activity.”

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 18:44
UK police report that activity at central England shopping center is “unconnected to any terrorist activity.”

Jordan’s king endorses Palestinian reconciliation deal

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 18:28
Jordan’s king has endorsed a fledgling Palestinian reconciliation agreement that is meant to end a decade-old political and ideological split between rivals Hamas and Fatah.

Police warn public away from central England shopping center

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 18:12
Police in central England are warning the public to stay away from a shopping center where British media report a man with a shotgun has taken hostages at a bowling alley.

India says Myanmar must take back Rohingya Muslims

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 18:12
India’s foreign minister says Myanmar must take back Rohingya Muslims to resolve one of Asia’s largest refugee crises in decades.

Yemeni journalist denied entry to US to receive press award

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 17:56
The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists says a Yemeni journalist has been denied a visa to the United States where she is set to receive a press award.

Argentine president looks for legislative majority

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 17:40
Legislative elections in Argentina are giving President Mauricio Macri a chance to win his first friendly congress, while former President Cristina Fernandez is seeking to make a comeback.

Somalia roadside bombing kills 6 north of Mogadishu

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 17:24
A Somali police officer says a roadside bomb has killed six people and injured three others.

After a bloody week in Afghanistan, elected officials seek answers from Ghani

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 16:36
Some accused the government of not doing enough to prevent the attacks, others cited a shift in strategy by the Taliban.

Kenya’s Kenyatta urges peace ahead of poll as tensions rise

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 16:20
President Uhuru Kenyatta urged Kenyans to maintain peace ahead of fresh presidential elections next week as at least one person was shot and wounded by police amid a rise in ethnic tensions in the capital.

Suspect in Munich stabbing sent to psychiatric hospital

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 16:20
Police say the suspect in a knife attack in Munich that left eight people lightly wounded has been sent to a psychiatric hospital.

World Health Organization revokes appointment of Mugabe

WASHINGTON POST - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 16:20
The head of the U.N. health agency has revoked his appointment of Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe as a “goodwill ambassador” after the choice drew widespread outrage and criticism.

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