Bosnians march in first Gay Pride under tight police protection

SARAJEVO (Reuters) – Several thousand people marched in Bosnia’s first Gay Pride on Sunday, protected by a major security operation including anti-sniper units after some conservative Muslim groups organized counter-rallies. Participants are seen during the first gay pride parade in … Continue reading Bosnians march in first Gay Pride under tight police protection

Greece proposes Parthenon marbles swap, says still wants their permanent return

FILE PHOTO: The centaur tramples a fallen lapith, part of a collection of stone objects, inscriptions and sculptures, known as the Elgin Marbles, on show at the Parthenon Marbles’ hall at the British Museum in London October 16, 2014. REUTERS/Dylan … Continue reading Greece proposes Parthenon marbles swap, says still wants their permanent return

Trump says he’s ‘very disappointed’ Swedish PM didn’t free rapper A$AP Rocky

FILE PHOTO – U.S. President Donald Trump enters the room to participate in the “Pledge to America’s Workers – One year Celebration” event in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., July 25, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis … Continue reading Trump says he’s ‘very disappointed’ Swedish PM didn’t free rapper A$AP Rocky

Sweden rebuffs Trump over U.S. rapper charges, saying courts independent

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden on Friday dismissed an angry outburst from U.S. President Donald Trump after prosecutors charged U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky with assault, saying the country’s judicial system was independent of political interference. FILE PHOTO: Posters asking for ASAP … Continue reading Sweden rebuffs Trump over U.S. rapper charges, saying courts independent

Trump says he will call Swedish prime minister about rapper A$AP Rocky

FILE PHOTO: U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky attends the Alexander Wang Spring/Summer 2013 collection during New York Fashion Week, September 8, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Friday he would call Swedish Prime Minister Stefan … Continue reading Trump says he will call Swedish prime minister about rapper A$AP Rocky

French police fire tear gas as protests follow Bastille Day parade

French Gendarmes remove fences next to a burning portable toilet during clashes with protesters on the Champs Elysees avenue after the traditional Bastille Day military parade in Paris, France, July 14, 2019. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol PARIS (Reuters) – French police fired … Continue reading French police fire tear gas as protests follow Bastille Day parade