Anti-government demonstrators marched in Port-au-Prince on Sunday. (EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
Anti-government demonstrators marched in Port-au-Prince on Sunday. (EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)

Daily protests are paralyzing Haiti. Here’s why.

Demonstrators are demanding the resignation of President Jovenel Moïse in the longest sustained protests of his term.
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Queen sets out government agenda ahead of consequential week for Boris Johnson and Brexit

The state opening of Parliament came as British and European negotiators were in their third day of secret talks over the fate of Brexit.

Spanish Supreme Court sentences Catalan separatists to prison, sparking protests

The leaders who organized the 2017 referendum received between nine and 13 years prison.

14 Mexican police officers killed in ambush as president vows to combat increasing violence

One of the deadliest attacks on government security forces in recent years occurred in the western state of Michoacan, one of Mexico’s most volatile regions.

Hong Kong protesters plead for American protection as police crackdown intensifies

After months of protest and no signs of the government giving in, some activists hope for foreign pressure.

The Green Falcons will face the Palestinian national team Tuesday. Who does that help? 

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As other regional powers gain ground, Trump's America is getting the geopolitical rug pulled out from under its feet.

Meanwhile, Turkish-backed rebels launched an offensive in the flash-point town of Manbij.

Condemned abroad, the military operation against Syrian Kurds has generated little public debate in Turkey.

France is scrambling to protect its troops amid frustration with Washington’s abrupt pullout.

Viktor Orban’s party saw poor results and Poland’s ruling party lost control of the senate.

Typhoon Hagibis produced a record deluge that caused deadly flooding in highly populated areas of Japan.

President Lenín Moreno agreed to reinstate popular fuel subsidies; indigenous protest leaders agreed to end the demonstrations that paralyzed the country.

Police said the 19-year-old was killed in a crash involving Anne Sacoolas, the wife of a U.S. government employee. She has since returned to the United States.

Putin visits Saudi Arabia and the UAE as tensions over Syria and Iran continue.

Kurdish forces are caught between protecting the prisons holding Islamic State fighters and their families and staving off Turkish soldiers at their border.

Putin travels to Saudi Arabia for discussions on all sorts of topics, from Syria to Iran to oil.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened the incursion for months. Here's why he went ahead with it.

The 25-year-old South Korean actress and singer had suffered online hate attacks and had spoken out about mental health problems. 

The Chinese narrative about last week’s trade talks differs sharply from President Trump’s.

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Authorities in Catalonia say that 3 people were arrested and nearly 200 injured during clashes between angry protesters and baton-wielding anti-riot police at Barcelona’s international airport

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Delay in ex-South African president’s corruption case as legal team plans to appeal

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Turkish artillery is pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey’s military incursion enters its seventh day

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A British man serving 22 life sentences for abusing up to 200 Malaysian children has been killed in prison

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Hong Kong’s leader says “it’s totally irresponsible and unfounded” to suggest the semi-autonomous Chinese territory is becoming a police state as her government grapples with protests now in their fifth month

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Foreign aid workers and journalists pack the border crossing, looking to get out of northeast Syria and into Iraq, a sign of the sudden transformation sweeping the Kurdish-run region

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