US officials said Trump was expected to announce that he will not certify the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, believing the agreement is not in the national interests of the US.
His decision is likely to please those among his political base who detest the Obamacare system, which many Republicans have attacked for years as an unneeded government intrusion in Americans’ healthcare.
Contrary to all evidence and EU positions, the US president still thinks the nuclear deal is ‘the worst deal ever’.
The withdrawal of the United States, which provides a fifth of UNESCO’s funding, is a severe blow for the Paris-based organisation.
Flames erupted on Sunday night when gale force winds toppled power lines across the region, igniting one of the deadliest wildfire outbreaks in California history.
US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be open to bilateral trade pacts with Mexico or Canada if a deal cannot be reached to substantially revise NAFTA.
Several experts in healthcare and employment law said Trump’s plan could violate the US Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
The Liberty Party called for a halt in announcing the result of Tuesday’s presidential election, citing irregularities in the vote.
While the ultimate objective still remains political reconciliation in Afghanistan, the route by which the parties get there will be vastly different under the Trump administration.
Spain’s Rajoy would probably call a snap regional election after activating Article 155 of the constitution that would allow him to sack the Catalan regional government.
Trump made the “calm before the storm” comment during an October 5 photo opportunity before having dinner with US military leaders and their wives.
The decision blocks modifications to the peace deal, stymieing right-wing opponents of President Juan Manuel Santos who have long rejected the accord.
Trump and his supporters have repeatedly used the term “fake news” to cast doubt on media reports critical of his administration.
Last month, Hamas agreed to cede powers in Gaza to President Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah-backed government in a deal mediated by Egypt.
The US has the worst rate of maternal deaths in the developed world, and 60% are preventable.
On September 1, the Supreme Court nullified incumbent Kenyatta’s win due to procedural irregularities and ordered a new election.
National Party won 56 seats at the September 23 election, while a Labour-Green bloc have 54 seats, leaving both needing New Zealand First’s nine seats to meet the 61 seats needed for a majority.
Britain and the US are two of eight signatories to the deal, along with Iran, China, France, Russia, Germany and the EU.
The lawsuit by three Nevada residents who attended the festival does not involve the injuries that hundreds of people suffered as a result of the shooting, or the families of the 58 people who were killed.
South Korean and US government officials have been raising their guard against more North Korean provocations after the sixth largest nuclear test by the latter.
Residents queued before dawn at polling stations in Monrovia, and formed queues as vendors sold them soft drinks and palm wine.
Temer was accused of taking bribes and condoning the payment of hush money to a jailed politician in plea bargain testimony by Joesley Batista.
Donald Trump did not imply he was smarter than Rex Tillerson by saying they should “compare IQ tests”, White House press secretary Sarah Sander said while telling reporters to “get a sense of humor”.
As Brexit drags on, support for the EU in Scotland is rising, but backing for Sturgeon’s independence proposal has stayed roughly where it was in 2014.
Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont made only a symbolic declaration, claiming a mandate to launch secession but suspending any formal steps to that end.
Rival gangs that are involved in drug trafficking, human smuggling, kidnapping and extortion have fueled bloody battles in Mexico’s overcrowded prisons.
Stephen Paddock shot a hotel security guard six minutes before beginning to fire on the crowd, not after, as first thought.
European leaders have either taken a neutral stance, relegating the conflict to an internal matter for Spain to resolve, or have offered support to the Spanish government.
Donations – and the ability to accept them online through PayPal and similar companies –are a lifeline for sites like Jihad Watch.
It took years for the Condesa neighbourhood in Mexico City to recover from the 1985 earthquake. Then on September 19, it was hit again.
With the Rohingya refugee influx, India faces a litmus test on its commitment to international law in its domestic refugee policy implementation.
The issue was raised by Pakistan during a debate on decolonisation in the fourth committee of the UN General Assembly.
China considers proudly democratic Taiwan to be a wayward province and has never renounced the use of force to bring the island under its control.
Rural Americans are increasingly unhappy with Trump’s handling of healthcare after he lobbied for a Republican plan to overhaul Obamacare.
In Madrid, some socialists have suggested Basque could serve as a model for a compromise that would defuse Spain’s biggest political crisis since a failed coup in 1981.
This is the second court ruling that fixed the government’s responsibility after a Maebashi district court decision in March.
“The doctors are always telling us that they’re going to help us and heal us, but we can’t always get to them and they’re not able to get to us.”
Behind the savaging of a land and its people in Myanmar’s Rakhine state is a murky tale of resource appropriation and prospects of spoils from reckless industrial development.
From Catalonia to Kurdistan, long simmering regions are clamouring for their own states. But what good is being a state anymore?
“In total, Thaler’s contributions have built a bridge between the economic and psychological analyses of individual decision-making,” the award-giving body said.