North Korea says will stop nuclear tests, scrap test site

21/04/2018 14:42

North Korea will immediately suspend nuclear and missile tests and scrap its nuclear test site and instead pursue economic growth and peace, the North’s state media said on Saturday, ahead of planned summits with South Korea and the United States.

Merkel, Macron meet to plot euro zone reform road map

19/04/2018 20:43

 The leaders of Germany and France meet on Thursday to try to work out a common position on reforming the euro zone, a sensitive issue that is testing the new government in Berlin just a month after it took office.

Trump, Japan's Abe seek consensus on North Korea amid strains

17/04/2018 20:40

U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will seek common ground on how to deal with North Korea’s nuclear challenge on Tuesday amid fears in Tokyo that Trump might be prone to make too many concessions

U.S., Britain, France launch air strikes in Syria

14/04/2018 12:36

 U.S., British and French forces pounded Syria with air strikes early on Saturday in response to a poison gas attack that killed dozens of people last week, in the biggest intervention by Western powers against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Trump says Syria attack 'could be very soon or not so soon'

12/04/2018 20:57

U.S. President Donald Trump cast doubt on Thursday over the timing of his threatened strike on Syria in response to a reported poison gas attack, while France said it had proof of Syria’s guilt but needed to gather more information.

Taliban seize district in Afghanistan's Ghazni province

12/04/2018 14:41

Taliban militants captured a district in Afghanistan’s Ghazni province near the provincial capital early on Thursday and killed more than a dozen people including the district’s governor, a police official said.

Missiles 'will be coming' to Syria, Trump warns Russia

11/04/2018 21:29

U.S. President Donald Trump warned Russia on Wednesday of imminent military action in Syria over a suspected poison gas attack, declaring that missiles “will be coming” and lambasting Moscow for standing by Syrian President Bashar Assad.

Iran tells Trump he would regret dropping nuclear deal

09/04/2018 18:41

Donald Trump will regret it if he pulls out of the nuclear deal with Iran, President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday, warning the U.S. president that Tehran’s response would be stronger than he thinks.

Texas sends 250 National Guard troops to Mexico border

07/04/2018 22:23

The Texas National Guard has begun deploying troops to help secure the state’s southern border with Mexico as President Donald Trump has been unable to get the U.S. Congress or Mexico to fully fund his proposed wall along the border.

U.S. slaps sanctions on Putin cronies for Russia's 'malign activity'

07/04/2018 14:46

The United States imposed major sanctions on Friday against 24 Russians, striking at allies of President Vladimir Putin in one of Washington’s most aggressive moves to punish Moscow for its alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election and other “malign activity.”

Mexico president joins political foes to blast Trump border plan

06/04/2018 15:34

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Thursday sharply rebuked Donald Trump over his plan to send National Guard troops to the border, joining with opponents to tell the U.S. leader not to vent his domestic political “frustration” on Mexico.