Foreign News

Peru's president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski is under growing pressure to resign over corruption allegations involving Brazilian construction firm...

  Dec 15, 2017        1

The government has been narrowly defeated in a key vote on its Brexit bill after a rebellion by 11 Tory MPs.

In a blow to Prime Minister...

  Dec 14, 2017        2

Russia has begun withdrawing some of its troops from Syria, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Monday.

President Vladimir Putin ordered...

  Dec 12, 2017        1

Venezuela's president, Nicolas Maduro, says the country's main opposition parties are banned from taking part in next year's presidential election...

  Dec 11, 2017        2

The US has warned Palestinians against cancelling talks with Vice-President Mike Pence, after Washington recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital...

  Dec 08, 2017        2

President Donald Trump has announced that the US now recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital, overturning decades of official US policy.

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  Dec 07, 2017        5

US President Donald Trump will unilaterally recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, senior administration officials say.

But the officials...

  Dec 06, 2017        2

The United Nations political affairs chief begins a rare four-day visit to Pyongyang on Tuesday.

The trip by Jeffrey Feltman is the first...

  Dec 05, 2017        4

French President Emmanuel Macron has told Donald Trump he is "concerned" the US leader could unilaterally recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital...

  Dec 05, 2017        2

The White House has dismissed reports that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is about to be replaced.

The US top diplomat "continues to lead...

  Dec 01, 2017        3

The Argentine navy says it has abandoned attempts to rescue 44 crew members on board a submarine that disappeared two weeks ago.

"Despite...

  Dec 01, 2017        3

Saudi Prince Miteb bin Abdullah has been released more than three weeks after he was detained on allegations of corruption, officials say.

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  Nov 29, 2017        2

North Korea has fired its highest-ever intercontinental ballistic missile and poses a worldwide threat, US Secretary of Defence James Mattis has...

  Nov 29, 2017        2

People who have not left their homes around a rumbling volcano in Bali may be forcibly evicted, Indonesian authorities have said.

Tens of...

  Nov 28, 2017        2

A group of senior Australian doctors has sent a letter to the nation's government offering free treatment to asylum seekers in Papua New Guinea....

  Nov 27, 2017        2

Fears of an imminent major eruption of Bali's Mount Agung have increased and the evacuation zone around the volcano has been widened.

The...

  Nov 27, 2017        2

Hopes that the 44 crew of a missing Argentine submarine might still be alive have been dashed after the navy said an event consistent with an...

  Nov 24, 2017        2

Ecuador has told WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to avoid making statements that could affect the country's international relations after he...

  Nov 23, 2017        2

Zimbabwe's incoming leader Emmerson Mnangagwa has hailed a "new and unfolding democracy" after returning from exile to replace Robert Mugabe....

  Nov 23, 2017        2

The new chief of the Philippines' anti-drug agency has promised a fresh approach to the controversial war on drugs, "based on the rule of law"....

  Nov 23, 2017        2

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