Monday June 24th, 2019 2:09PM

AP World News

Criticism as Turkey puts 16 on trial for anti-govt protests
Prominent philanthropist Osman Kavala and 15 others went on trial in Turkey Monday accused of organizing anti-government protests in 2013, with defendants and rights groups calling the charges baseless and aimed at silencing civil society activities
1:44PM ( 24 minutes ago )
Serbia's defense chief crows about Russian military allies
Serbia's defense minister says live-ammunition drills being held with Russian and Belarusian troops shows Serbia has allies in any future war in the Balkans
1:23PM ( 46 minutes ago )
Driver with Ebola team severely injured by mob
A driver working with an Ebola response team is in critical condition after angry crowds hurled rocks at him and set the vehicle on fire
1:21PM ( 47 minutes ago )
Trump signs order imposing sanctions on Iran supreme leader
President Donald Trump signs financial sanctions on Iran's supreme leader and associates
12:56PM ( 1 hour ago )
Pompeo in Mideast talks on building a coalition against Iran
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Gulf Arab allies about building out a global coalition with Asian and European countries to counter Iran
12:55PM ( 1 hour ago )
Plotter of failed Ethiopia coup killed, 182 others arrested
The Ethiopian army brigadier general accused of leading a failed coup against a regional government has been killed in a firefight with the security forces
12:40PM ( 1 hour ago )
EU court says Poland's Supreme Court reforms unlawful
The European Union's top court has ruled that a Polish law that pushed Supreme Court judges into early retirement violates EU law
12:24PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Trump tightens sanctions on Iran
The Latest: Trump signs order targeting Iran's supreme leader and his associates with financial sanctions
12:20PM ( 1 hour ago )
Alerts issued in France as intense heat wave envelops Europe
More than half of France, including around Paris, was placed on an orange alert for intense heat Monday _ the second-highest level on the scale _ as very hot temperatures were predicted across continental Europe this week
12:15PM ( 1 hour ago )
1 pilot dies, 1 survives after German fighter jets collide
A German air force pilot was killed Monday after his fighter jet collided with another during a training mission in the northeast of the country, the military said
11:58AM ( 2 hours ago )