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ISTANBUL | Military helicopter crashes in Istanbul: 4 soldiers hur

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish official says a military helicopter has crashed in Istanbul while trying to make an emergency landing, injuring four soldiers. Gov. Ali Yerlikaya says the helicopter went down Monday in a residential area on the Asian side of the city. It was not clear if anyone was hurt on the ground. … Continue reading ISTANBUL | Military helicopter crashes in Istanbul: 4 soldiers hur

TECUN UMAN, Guatemala | The Latest: Migrants prepare to cross into Mexico territory

TECUN UMAN, Guatemala — The Latest on a caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the United States (all times local): 7 a.m. Participants in a 3,000-strong migrant caravan heading toward the United States have gathered in a park to wait a few more hours for members of the group who are still arriving. … Continue reading TECUN UMAN, Guatemala | The Latest: Migrants prepare to cross into Mexico territory

ATHENS, Greece | Greek court hears appeal on Turkish serviceman’s asylum

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s supreme court is hearing the government’s appeal against the granting of asylum to one of the eight Turkish servicemen who fled Turkey after the failed military coup in 2016. The serviceman has already been granted asylum, but the courts have suspended the decision following the government appeal. The serviceman was … Continue reading ATHENS, Greece | Greek court hears appeal on Turkish serviceman’s asylum

13 killed in helicopter crash after Mexican quake

MEXICO CITY /February 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A military helicopter carrying officials assessing damage from a powerful earthquake crashed Friday in southern Mexico, killing 13 people and injuring 15, all of them on the ground. The Oaxaca state prosecutor’s office said in a statement that five women, four men and three children were killed at the … Continue reading 13 killed in helicopter crash after Mexican quake