Migrant crisis: Spain could overtake Greece in sea arrivals

The number of arrivals has tripled compared to the same period last year, a Un agency says. Spain may overtake Greece this year in numbers of migrants arriving clandestinely by sea, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) says. So far in 2017, 8,385 people have reached the country by sea, more than triple the number […]

Frustrated with Trump, McCain promotes his own Afghan plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a rebuke of President Donald Trump, Republican Sen. John McCain declared Thursday that “America is adrift in Afghanistan” as he promoted a war strategy that would expand the U.S. counterterrorism effort and provide greater support to Afghan security forces. McCain, chairman of the Armed Services Committee, said the U.S. needs to […]