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International Politics

International Politics

International Politics

Terror attacks complicate Obama’s refugee push

The New York-area hunt for an Afghan-born bombing suspect cast a pall on this week's gathering of international leaders at...

Brazil’s suspended president Dilma Rousseff defends record at impeachment trial

Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff has defended her record during her impeachment trial in the Senate. She is accused of illegally...

Ex-airline manager in U.S. accused of smuggling for Chinese military

In exchange for discounted liquor and consumer electronics, a former manager for an international airline smuggled packages out of the...

U.S., China formally join international climate deal

President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping formally committed their countries to last year's Paris climate change agreement on...

North Korea executes top education official

North Korea has executed its vice premier for education and rebuked two high-ranking officials, South Korea said on Wednesday, which,...

Syria war: US warns over Turkish-Kurdish violence

The US says fighting between Turkey, pro-Turkish rebels and Kurdish-aligned forces in northern Syria is "unacceptable" and must stop. Clashes in...

Trump has diplomats abandoning vows of silence

There's a longstanding custom among the world's diplomats: You don't trash-talk candidates running for office in a foreign country. Donald Trump...

Nigeria president blames aide for plagiarising Obama

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has blamed an "overzealous" staff member for plagiarising parts of a speech by Barack Obama. Several passages...

Report: ‘Dead’ US boy (David Sneddon) in N.Korea

The family of a college student who disappeared during a 2004 trip to China see new signs for hope after...

Zimbabwe: Anti-Mugabe protests turn violent in Harare

Zimbabwean police have used tear gas, water cannons and batons to disperse an opposition rally protesting against police brutality in the...

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