Turkey says it will not bow to U.S. sanctions over S-400 deal

05/05/2019 20:21

Turkey will never bow to U.S. sanctions over its agreement to purchase Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile defense systems, Vice President Fuat Oktay said on Sunday regarding a deal that has strained ties between the NATO allies.

Probe begins after Boeing 737 slides off runway into Florida river

05/05/2019 15:52

Federal investigators on Saturday began searching for what caused a Boeing jetliner with 143 people on board to slide off a runway into a shallow river while landing at a Jacksonville, Florida, military base during a thunderstorm, injuring 22 people.

Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn crowned

04/05/2019 19:22

The coronation of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn – Rama X officially kicked off at the Grand Palace on May 4, which observes the beginning of the 10th king of Thailand’s Chakri dynasty.

Trump pulling U.S. out of U.N. arms treaty, heeding NRA

27/04/2019 15:01

President Donald Trump told the National Rifle Association on Friday he was pulling the United States out of an international arms treaty signed in 2013 by then-President Barack Obama but opposed by the NRA and other conservative groups.

North Korea's Kim seeks a friend in Putin

25/04/2019 14:31

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday at a summit designed to show that Washington is not the only power able to set the agenda on Pyongyang’s nuclear program.