Europe
Russia 'not demanding' Turkey quit EU for Shanghai pact
Russia is ready to cooperate with Turkey in every sense,' says Moscow's ambassador to Ankara

European Commission vows to make EU-Turkey deal succeed
European Commission chief spokesman says 'We are sticking to the EU-Turkey agreement on refugees'

European lawmakers back motion to halt Turkey, EU talks
MEPs back non-binding motion amid criticism from top EU figures of 'populist, short-term' move

US continues to express strong support for Turkey
Turkey has 'every right and responsibility to try to get to the bottom of it and to deal' with coup plotters, US says

France 'sees drop' in Islamophobic attacks
French-Muslim group says recorded Islamophobic attacks, threats fell by around 50 percent

US presidential debate focuses on behavior to women
Republican candidate Donald Trump under fire following crude comments

'US apologized to Assad' for killing troops: Russian FM
Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says hard to believe US-led coalition forces forgot locations during Sept. 17 airstrike

Obama vetoes controversial 9/11 lawsuit bill
Veto headed for first override for Obama; White House maintains bill makes US vulnerable to similar suits

UN chief slams leaders for failure to end Syria war
'Powerful patrons that keep feeding the war machine also have blood on their hands' Ban says