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French police probe Interpol chief's disappearance on China trip

French police probe Interpol chief's disappearance on China trip

French police are investigating the disappearance of Interpol chief, Meng Hongwei, who was reported missing after travelling from France to his native China, while his wife has been placed under police protection ...

Five shot, including a girl, 8, in Syracuse, New York

Five shot, including a girl, 8, in Syracuse, New York

The Syracuse Firefighters union reported earlier that seven people were shot on Midland Avenue in the city, according to a Facebook post.

Driver rams French airport terminal before runway chase

Driver rams French airport terminal before runway chase

French police arrested a man Monday following a high-speed car chase on the runway at Lyon airport after he rammed his car into a terminal and drove through the building.

Five people found dead in Australian city of Perth

Five people found dead in Australian city of Perth

Police said up to five bodies had been found at the scene when police arrived at noon. Investigators were still there.

Knifeman killed in Spain police station attack

Knifeman killed in Spain police station attack

A man armed with a knife was killed when he attacked a police station near the northeastern Spanish city of Barcelona early Monday, police said.

Police, fire chiefs replaced after Greek fire disaster

Police, fire chiefs replaced after Greek fire disaster

The Greek government, widely criticised for its handling of the devastating fires east of Athens which killed 90 people, on Sunday replaced its heads of the police and fire brigade.

Philippine police vow 'surgical and chilling' war on drugs, crime

Philippine police vow 'surgical and chilling' war on drugs, crime

Philippine police vowed on Monday to revamp and intensify a fight against crime and drugs, a week after President Rodrigo Duterte promised no letup in a bloody crackdown that has alarmed the international community.

Nepalese police arrest five over kidney-smuggling

Nepalese police arrest five over kidney-smuggling

Police in Nepal have arrested five men in connection with a kidney-smuggling racket allegedly luring poor people to hospitals in India to have their kidneys removed and sold, a police official said Monday.

At least 6 Tunisian police killed in ambush

At least 6 Tunisian police killed in ambush

At least six members of Tunisia's security forces were killed on Sunday in an ambush in the northwest of the country close to the border with Algeria.

French policeman on manslaughter charge as shooting sparks riots

French policeman on manslaughter charge as shooting sparks riots

A French policeman who shot dead a young black man in western France, sparking four nights of rioting, has been charged with manslaughter, his lawyer said as clashes between youths and police raged into early Saturday.

Twelve arrested in riots over police killing of French youth

Twelve arrested in riots over police killing of French youth

Twelve people were arrested after a second night of rioting in the western city of Nantes triggered by the deadly shooting of a young man during a stop-and-search operation by police.

UK holds emergency meeting on new nerve agent case

UK holds emergency meeting on new nerve agent case

Britain is holding an emergency cabinet meeting on Thursday over a couple who were left critically ill after being exposed to the same nerve agent used on a former Russian spy earlier this year.