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Thousands of Migrants Reach Austria as New Groups Set Off

published about 2 hours ago
Thousands of Migrants Reach Austria as New Groups Set Off
Nearly 5,000 exhausted migrants arrived in Austria after Hungary helped them travel in safety, but the Hungarian government said it would not provide buses to additional migrants.

Russian Moves in Syria Pose Concerns for U.S.

published about 12 hours ago
Russian Moves in Syria Pose Concerns for U.S.
President Vladimir V. Putin has sent a military advance team to Syria and is taking other steps that the United States fears could lead Russia to expand its military support for President Bashar al-Assad, administration officials said.

The American Response: Many Obstacles Are Seen to U.S. Taking in Large Number of Syrian Refugees

published about 12 hours ago
Little appetite for intervention from a country still weary from two wars and struggling with its own immigration problems.

Historical Echoes: Treatment of Migrants Evokes Memories of Europe’s Darkest Hour

published about 13 hours ago
Historical Echoes: Treatment of Migrants Evokes Memories of Europe’s Darkest Hour
Jewish and Human Rights figures warn of historical amnesia as migrants are tricked into going to camps, marked with identification numbers and denounced as dangerous outsiders with a foreign religion.

World Briefing: Spain: Prime Minister Supports E.U. Reforms Sought by Britain

published about 14 hours ago
Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of Spain gave support Friday to a campaign by Prime Minister David Cameron of Britain to press for structural changes in the European Union.