International

3 days ago | November 14, 2018

RAMALLAH. - The worst escalation between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza since a 2014 war threatened to descend ...

Abbas calls for emergency UNSC meeting over Israeli attacks on Gaza

RAMALLAH. – Upon the instructions of President Mahmoud Abbas, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Riyad ...

UK MPs revolt, as May takes Brexit deal to cabinet

LONDON. – British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek her cabinet’s approval Wednesday for a long-awaited ...

Death toll rises to 42 in deadliest fire in California history

LOS ANGELES. - The number of people killed by a massive blaze in northern California rose to 42 on Monday, making it the ...

4 days ago | November 13, 2018

President Xi calls for confidence, resolve in reform, opening-up

BEIJING. -- President Xi Jinping on Tuesday called for efforts to boost Chinese people's confidence and determination to ...

Khashoggi killing: ‘Tell your boss deed is done’

Saudi officials denied Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had any knowledge of Khashoggi's killing. - Bandar Algaloud via ...

The international reputation of Myanmar’s civilian leader ...

YANGON. - Myanmar authorities and citizens leapt to the defence of Aung San Suu Kyi Tuesday after Amnesty International ...

California wildfire toll matches deadliest ever with 29 victims

LOS ANGELES. – The death toll in a raging California wildfire has reached 29, matching the deadliest in the ...

Italy hosts Libya conference

PARIS. - Libya's key political players meet with global leaders in the southern Italian city of Palermo Monday in the ...

Khashoggi’s last words: ‘I’m suffocating’

ANKARA. – The head of investigations at the Turkish Sabah newspaper has told Al Jazeera that Jamal ...

Call for open markets as world leaders gather in Singapore

SINGAPORE. – Singapore’s prime minister made an impassioned plea Monday for open markets and warned ...

Saudi minister calls for 1 mln bpd global oil output cut

RIYADH. - Saudi Arabia's energy minister called Monday for a global output cut of one million barrels per day to ...

1 week ago | November 9, 2018

JUST IN: Four car bombs explode in front of hotel in Mogadishu

MOGADISHU. - Four car bombs by Islamic extremists exploded outside a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu, killing at least ...

JUST IN: Florida vote count a ‘disgrace’ as recount ...

TALLAHASSEE. – President Donald Trump on Friday called the vote-counting process in Florida a ...

Trump’s re-election chances haven’t been hurt by the US midterm results

By Richard Harris US President Donald Trump is the best political campaigner since Ronald Reagan. Perhaps better. Unlike ...