The European Union may be making a comeback after a year of political drubbing
In an unusual move, the White House announces it will brief the entire Senate this week on the North Korea situation.
Mattis’s visit comes after a devastating Taliban surprise attack killed nearly 200 government troops.
Centrist Macron and far-right Le Pen offer starkly different visions of the euro zone’s second-largest economy.
When they first met, Macron was only 15 years old. She was 39, and his teacher.
The oil painting on wood is one of hundreds of thousands of pieces of art that the Nazis plundered.
Some supporters of defeated leftist Jean-Luc Mélenchon say they will refuse to vote for the centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron.
Officials are struggling to stem a rising tide of false accusations and vigilante violence.
With opponents conceding, the choice of far-right, anti-immigrant firebrand Marine Le Pen and unconventional centrist Emmanuel Macron means no traditional party will be represented in the runoff.
France faces political quake if the National Front leader wins May 7 presidential runoff.
As the fighters face pressure in Syria, Iraq and Libya, they are expanding their reach in the lawless mountains of this tiny nation.
The man, reportedly involved in aid work, is the third U.S. citizen being held by North Korea.
Israel’s government has approved plans for a new settlement as compensation for a West Bank outpost it demolished two months ago.
Soldiers have backed Maduro, but protests are surging and the economy is tanking.
A handful of fighters carried out the assault, a stunning blow to the Western-backed war effort.
Regardless of which candidate wins, the future of his Fifth Republic is in jeopardy.
“They were going to give up all material pleasures for a medieval lifestyle,” said a police officer who knows them well.
The attack on the 209th Corps base in Afghanistan’s Balkh province included a suicide bombing and an hours-long gun battle, officials said.
A victory for the far-right or the far-left would be especially problematic for NATO.
China is not allowing Chinese construction crews to work in the West Bank because it opposes Israeli settlements in what it considers occupied Palestinian territory.
The Latest on tensions on the Korean Peninsula (all times local):
A U.S. guided-missile submarine arrived in South Korea on Tuesday and envoys from the U.S., Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo, as North Korea prepared to mark the anniversary of the founding of its military.
Protesters sprawled in lawn chairs, worked on math homework and played cards on main roads around Venezuela’s cities Monday, joining in sit-ins to disrupt traffic as the latest slap at the socialist government.
Vice President Mike Pence ended his trip to Asia on Monday with a thanks to U.S. service members based in Hawaii and promises of robust military spending under President Donald Trump.
A powerful magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck off central Chile’s coast Monday evening, but there were no reports of injuries or damage and authorities ruled out the possibility of a tsunami.