James Comey also publicly challenged Trump’s claim that former President Barack Obama wiretapped his 2016 campaign headquarters in Manhattan’s Trump Tower.
For Rohingya women in Bangladesh who are struggling to make ends meet and rely on handouts from agencies, the only source of hope are their newborn children
The ban will affect ten airports in eight countries in the Middle East and North Africa.
This move will launch two years of negotiations that will reshape the future of the UK and Europe.
FBI director James Comey and NSA director Admiral Mike Rogers are not expected to reveal much in public about the probes, which include information that is classified ‘top secret’.
This discovery came just days after 250 skulls were uncovered at a separate mass grave used by drug cartels in Mexico.
The US has no standardised process for making compensation payments to the families of thousands of Afghan civilians killed in US-led military operations.
The biggest concerns for many South Africans include access to treatment for people with disabilities, unemployment, corruption, freedom of expression, police brutality and violence.
Rights groups have expressed concern over the mounting civilian death toll, as ISIS fights from homes and densely-populated areas in Mosul.
The eastern-based Libyan National Army has been waging a campaign in Libya’s second biggest city for nearly three years.
The wall should ideally be 30-feet high and the side facing the US side should be “aesthetically pleasing in colour”, the department said.
The Department of Justice said in a court filing it would appeal against a ruling by US district judge Theodore Chuang in Maryland to the 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia.
A short UN Security Council statement on Myanmar was blocked, diplomats said, after the 15-member body met to discuss the situation in Rakhine state.
“It is only normal for criminals to pressure and attack those who advocate the cause of their victims,” Rima Khalaf wrote in the resignation letter.
The two leaders share different views on trade, Russia and immigration, leading to some uncomfortable moments at a joint news conference.
The wall is a constrictor that crushes Palestinian space, mind and body. The wall is a prison. To feel blessed to visit Bethlehem is a spiritual crime.
The refugees, carrying official UNHCR documents, were on their way from Yemen to Sudan when they were attacked by an Apache helicopter near the Bab al-Mandeb strait.
EU leaders will breathe a sigh of relief after the centre-right saw off the populist threat.
If the US cuts its funds to the UN, it will come at a time when the number of people needing organisational assistance has peaked since records began.
After Brexit, the UK could become a more attractive place for Muslim women than the rest of the EU.
A pre-election poll showed a majority of Dutch voters favour the EU being slimmed down into a free trade zone, without free movement of labour.
The administration asked Congress for a 28% cut in State Department funding and other international programmes to help pay for a 10% hike in military spending next year.
The release followed a gunfight between the pirates and the marine force, and then intensive negotiations between the marine force, clan elders and the pirates.
House of Representatives Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes, a Republican, and top Democrat Adam Schiff told reporters they had seen no evidence that Trump Tower was tapped.
Trump’s executive order would temporarily ban refugees as well as travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries. The president has said the ban is needed for national security.
Rex Tillerson said that his department’s current spending is “simply not sustainable,” and that he accepted the “challenge” Trump had given him.
Physicians for Human Rights, in a report, said authorities removed dialysis supplies from several convoys headed to rebel-held Douma last year.
Scottish nationalists have called for a new referendum and accused the prime minister of ignoring their demands in her preparations for divorce talks with the EU.
Police and “unidentified gunmen” have killed more than 7,000 suspected drug users and drug dealers in the country since July 2016. Until there’s an urgent and loud international response, there’s no end in sight for Duterte’s drug war.
Proponents of inward-looking politics have demonstrated an impressive capacity to exploit the globalisation of the political sphere.
Alhassan Ishaq, aspiring tennis champion from Yemen had trained for months and used his family’s savings crossing a war zone to reach the Asia junior championships in Qatar.
With 55% of votes counted, Mark Rutte’s VVD Party was projected to win 32 of parliament’s 150 seats, down from 41 at the last vote in 2012.
The Together Project is working to make sure that refugees have social support when they get to Canada.
Children stuck in Greek migrant camps are cutting themselves, attempting suicide and using drugs to cope with “endless misery”.
Trump’s budget outline is a bare-bones plan covering just “discretionary” spending for the 2018 fiscal year starting on October 1.
Analysts who follow Syria have predicted that as jihadist rebels fighting to oust President Bashar al-Assad suffer military reverses, they will increasingly turn to guerrilla attacks in territory controlled by the government.
State department acting spokesman Mark Toner said in a statement that there was only one seat available on Tillerson’s plane for media.
Israel’s UN ambassador condemned the report, calling it ‘despicable’ and an attempt to tarnish the only democracy in the Middle East.
US district judge Derrick Watson put an emergency stop to the new order in response to a lawsuit filed by the state of Hawaii, which argued that the order discriminated against Muslims in violation of the US constitution.
Preet Bharara may be acclaimed for his pursuit of political corruption, but he was much less aggressive when it came to confronting Wall Street’s misdeeds.