Tanzania's president orders arrests as ferry death toll climbs

22/09/2018 10:50

Tanzania’s president John Magufuli has ordered the arrest of the managers of a ferry that capsized in Lake Victoria, after the death toll climbed above 130 and rescue workers pressed on with the search for scores more still missing.

At U.N. podium, Trump to tout protecting U.S. sovereignty

21/09/2018 22:16

Since U.S. President Donald Trump made his debut at the United Nations a year ago pushing an “America First” policy, he has quit the Iran nuclear deal, the U.N. Human Rights Council and lashed out at some of the closest allies of the United States.

U.S. sanctions China for buying Russian fighter jets, missiles

21/09/2018 21:52

The Trump administration imposed sanctions on the Chinese military on Thursday for buying fighter jets and missile systems from Russia, in breach of a sweeping U.S. sanctions law punishing Moscow for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election.

Koreas open joint liaison office in Kaesong

14/09/2018 21:02

South and North Korea launched their joint liaison office on Friday, securing a platform for round-the-clock communication that is expected to help foster cross-border exchange and ease tensions.