Nighttime attack on US Embassy in Baghdad injured 1

A top U.S. military commander says a mortar attack on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad injured one American national and caused material damage

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 7:29 pm

Irish leader says EU to have stronger hand in UK trade talks

Ireland’s prime minister has warned Britain that Brexit is far from finished

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 7:22 pm

Ally of Venezuela's Maduro hires DC lobbyist to build ties

An ally of Nicolás Maduro has spent $2 million to hire a Washington lobbyist to ease U.S. sanctions and help reset bilateral relations as the U.S.-backed campaign to oust the socialist leader stalls

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 7:17 pm

Germany wants consequences for those breaking Libya embargo

Germany's foreign minister called Monday for those countries that break the U.N. arms embargo on Libya to face consequences

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 7:05 pm

Poland's president invited to Israel amid row over WWII

Israel's president has invited his Polish counterpart to Jerusalem for talks aimed at boosting relations following tensions over World War II history

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 6:35 pm

Britain's EU Journey: When Brexit won the battle of Europe

Britain officially leaves the European Union on Friday after a debilitating political period that has bitterly divided the nation since the 2016 Brexit referendum

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 6:32 pm

UK faces choice on Huawei with global implications

Britain faces a crucial choice over whether to allow China's Huawei Technologies to build its next-generation wireless networks

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 6:30 pm

Firms in 2017 London fire inquiry accept no blame for blaze

A lawyer for the inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire says that firms involved in building work on the London tower bloc that caught fire have sidestepped any responsibility for the 2017 tragedy that killed 72 people

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 6:27 pm

3 Jehovah's Witnesses convicted in Russia amid crackdown

A Russian court has convicted three adherents of the Jehovah's Witnesses of participating in a religion banned for extremism, the latest move against the denomination

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 6:18 pm

France's Macron to make first visit to Poland on Feb. 3-4

The office of French President Emmanuel Macron says he will make his first official visit to Poland next week, noting that the trip is crucial for the development of France's ties with European partners

Posted: 27 January 2020 | 6:18 pm