China frees consulate staff as protesters target…

Chinese police say they released an employee at the British Consulate in Hong Kong as the city's pro-democracy protesters took to the streets again

75 years later, US World War II veterans say…

U.S. World War II veterans are back in Paris to celebrate the anniversary of the liberation of the French capital from the Nazis

South Korea To End Intelligence-Sharing Pact With…

The two countries are involved in an increasingly tense trade war.

Iranian oil tanker pursued by US says it is going…

An Iranian-flagged oil tanker pursued by the U.S. amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington now lists its destination as a port in Turkey

N. Korea test-fires missiles again after joint…

North Korea has fired two suspected short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast for the seventh time in a month, after it vowed to remain America's biggest threat in protest of U.S.-led sanctions on the country

Russia Seems Unlikely To Reunite With The G-7 Any…

President Trump wants Russia back in the G-7, but the group's other members — and Russia itself — may not be sold on the idea.

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Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade…

President Donald Trump is escalating his trade fight with China, imposing new retaliatory tariffs and ordering American companies to consider alternatives to doing business there

Bolsonaro to send army to fight huge fires in the…

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has authorized use of the military to battle huge fires sweeping parts of the Amazon

Brazil's President Lashes Back At France For…

French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted that the fires are "an international crisis."

Domingo to return to the stage amid harassment…

Placido Domingo appears on stage at the Salzburg Festival this weekend as he performs for the first time since multiple women have accused him of sexual harassment in a report by the Associated Press

Chamber of Commerce Not Wowed by Trump's Order

President Trump jolted the markets Friday, and possibly China, when he demanded that US companies immediately start looking for alternatives to their operations in that country. The US Chamber of Commerce, however, isn't sold on the idea, reports Reuters . "While we share the President’s frustration, we believe that continued, constructive...

Wildfires In The Amazon Are Uniquely Difficult To…

There are hundreds of fires burning in the Amazon rainforest, and trying to contain the flames has become an international focus.

Putin orders Russia to respond after US missile…

President Vladimir Putin has ordered the Russian military to find a quid pro quo response after the test of a new U.S. missile banned under a now-defunct arms treaty

France opens Epstein-linked rape investigation

The chief Paris prosecutor has announced that he is opening an investigation into the rape of minors and a raft of other charges linked to the Jeffrey Epstein case

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Canada's Consulate In Hong Kong Suspends Travel…

Amid China's efforts to crack down on the Hong Kong protests, Canada's consulate is prohibiting its local staff from traveling outside Hong Kong.

The Latest: France halts Brazil trade deal over…

France is accusing President Jair Bolsonaro of having lied to French leader Emmanuel Macron and says it now opposes a trade deal with the South American bloc Mercosur because of his environmental back-peddling

Hong Kong Protesters Join for a Symbolic Move

Things were peaceful in Hong Kong Friday, though protesters found a way to send a message. They formed a human chain that stretched nearly 30 miles across the city, reports the Guardian . The unusual protest was actually an homage to a famous protest 30 years ago by residents of Estonia,...

Hong Kong Transit Operator Vows To Crack Down On…

Mass Transit Railway says it will stop train service and close stations if any violence or vandalism occurs.

The Latest: Greece resuming migrant deportations to Turkey

Greece says it is resuming deportations of migrants to Turkey in an effort to address an increase in arrivals over the summer months that have worsened overcrowding at camps on Greek islands

Israeli teen dies of wounds in West Bank attack…

17-year-old Israeli girl dies of wounds from West Bank attack, her father and brother wounded

Putin Orders 'Symmetrical Response' To U.S…

Russia is following the U.S.'s lead after it tested a missile that was previously banned under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

Boris Johnson prepares to take his place on world…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will get his first moment on the world stage in his new role at the G7 summit in France this weekend

Zimbabwe comedian is latest in torture of…

A wave of abductions, torture and arrests in Zimbabwe are targeting opposition activists and other government critics, the latest being a popular comedian dragged from her home by armed and masked men

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Iran Unveils New Long-Range Missile Defense System

The country displayed the domestically built defense system during an unveiling ceremony Thursday.

Syria retakes territory in NW held by rebels…

Army, monitor: Syrian troops take villages in northern Hama countryside, gain full control of region south of Idlib

Despite recent agreement Rwanda says no travel to Uganda

Rwanda says its citizens are not allowed yet to travel to Uganda despite a deal reached between leaders of the two countries on Wednesday allowing free movement