Egypt summons British ambassador over Al-Jazeera comments

FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2014 file photo, British Ambassador to Egypt, John Casson, poses for a selfie with an Egyptian photographer at the entrance to the British embassy in Cairo, Egypt which reopened following more than a week of suspension due to security fears. Egypt’s Foreign Ministry summoned the Casson on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, to protest comments he made after a judge sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years prison each for reporting “false news.” The ministry said in a statement that it objected to Casson’s comments, calling them “unacceptable interference” in the country’s judiciary,” and “incompatible with diplomatic norms and practices.” (AP Photo/Mohammed Asad, File)CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's Foreign Ministry summoned the British ambassador in Cairo on Sunday to protest comments he made after a judge sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years prison each for reporting "false news."

The Latest: Ethiopians sweep women's 5,000, with Dibaba 3rd

Ethiopia's Genzebe Dibaba, middle, competes in the women’s 5000m final at the World Athletics Championships at the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)BEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):

Hungary detains 5th suspect in truck deaths of 71 in Austria

A man, centre, accused of being involved in the trafficking of the 71 migrants found dead in a truck in Austria, is escorted by police officers at a court in Kecskemet, Hungary on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Pablo Gorondi) HUNGARY OUTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say they have detained a fifth man suspected of being involved in the deaths of 71 migrants found in a truck in neighboring Austria.

Mali militia agrees to leave occupied northern town

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A government-allied militia in Mali says it will leave a northern town it occupied earlier this month following clashes with Tuareg separatists.
Thai police hunt more suspects after Bangkok bomb arrest

Thai police stand guard at Erawan Shrine, the site of the recent bomb blast, in BangkokBy Pairat Temphairojana and Simon Webb BANGKOK (Reuters) - Police probing Thailand's deadliest bombing raided a second location and widened their search for more suspects on Sunday after a foreigner was arrested and stacks of fake passports and bomb-making materials found at a Bangkok apartment block. Authorities said police were monitoring about 1,000 mobile phone numbers and checking photographs used in around 200 seized passports to track down members of an unspecified group they believe orchestrated the Aug. 17 attack on a Hindu shrine in Bangkok. The bombing killed 20 people and stunned Thailand.

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