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Yulia Skripal says nerve agent recovery slow and painful Wed, 23 May 2018 18:00:00 GMT - Yulia Skripal, who was poisoned with her ex-spy father in a nerve agent attack, said Wednesday that they're lucky to be alive and recovery has been slow and painful, in her first public statement since the poisoning.

Arab League severs ties with Guatemala over embassy move Wed, 23 May 2018 17:42:03 GMT - The Arab League says it will no longer cooperate on any level with Guatemala because of the country's decision to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

The Latest: Populists' premier gets presidential mandate Wed, 23 May 2018 17:28:16 GMT - The Latest on discussions to form a new government in Italy (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Italy's president has asked political neophyte Giuseppe Conte to try to form a government, giving the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and anti-immigrant League their first shot at running western Europe's first populist government.

State Department issues warning after US employee in China suffers possible sonic attack Wed, 23 May 2018 17:27:00 GMT - A U.S. government employee in southern China reported abnormal sensations of sound and pressure, the State Department said Wednesday, recalling similar experiences among American diplomats in Cuba who later fell ill.

Greece: 3 convicted in videotaped beating of mayor Wed, 23 May 2018 17:26:32 GMT - Three men have been convicted over the videotaped assault of the mayor of Greece's second-largest city, which had touched off a heated political debate over public order.

Brazilian police say convicted former governor is a fugitive Wed, 23 May 2018 17:21:15 GMT - Brazilian police say a former governor who was convicted of embezzlement and money laundering has failed to turn himself in and is considered a fugitive from justice.

Macron says France to resume cooperation with Rwanda Wed, 23 May 2018 17:00:36 GMT - French President Emmanuel Macron has vowed to resume cooperation between France and Rwanda even though relations between the two countries are not yet fully normalized.

The Latest: Syria's Assad meets with Putin envoy Wed, 23 May 2018 17:00:35 GMT - The Latest on Syria developments (all times local): 8 p.m. Syrian state media says President Bashar Assad has met with Russian President Vladimir Putin's special envoy to Syria, after Russia said Assad ally Iran should withdraw its forces from Syria.

Thousands mourn Pakistani exchange student slain at Texas school Wed, 23 May 2018 16:25:00 GMT - Thousands of people in Karachi attended the funeral Wednesday for a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student who was killed in a mass shooting at a Texas high school.

Egypt top prosecutor refers 40 to trial on human trafficking Wed, 23 May 2018 16:23:15 GMT - Egypt's chief prosecutor has referred 40 people to trial on charges of forming a criminal network for human trafficking and migrant smuggling.

Guatemala: 4 ex-officers convicted of 1981 rights abuses Wed, 23 May 2018 16:21:52 GMT - Four retired military officers in Guatemala have been convicted of crimes against humanity and other charges in the 1981 rape and torture of a young woman and the disappearance of her teenage brother.

Truck drivers in Iran on strike over low wages Wed, 23 May 2018 16:06:18 GMT - A semi-official Iranian news agency is reporting that truck drivers in four provinces in the country are on strike over low wages.

Updated: 5/23/2018 2:43:59 PM