The composition of various ‘landing teams’ is perhaps the best indicator of the important sub-cabinet appointments that will be made.
Namibia said in March that it would withdraw from the International Criminal Court that has the jurisdiction to prosecute individuals for genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes.
“From now on it’s going to be America first, okay?” Trump said as he stressed job-creation spurred by trade deals he intends to renegotiate.
A total of 11 people killed in a devastating blaze in a remote area of rugged terrain dubbed Chimney Tops in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The blaze erupted on November 23, 2016, Thanksgiving eve.
Making India a less-cash economy will not necessarily end the generation of black money. It only means that the circulation of black income will take place differently.
“In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally,” Trump tweeted.
While the demise of the TPP may not be bad for India, the country’s investments in Iran could be in trouble if Donald Trump decides to upend the Iran nuclear agreement.
Looking back on the life of the Cuban communist and revolutionary and the astonishing impact he had on not just Cuba or Latin America but the whole world.
Castro took power in a 1959 revolution and ruled Cuba for 49 years with a mix of charisma and iron will, creating a one-party state and becoming a central figure in the Cold War.
More than 30 people were injured in the blast outside the governor’s office in Adana on Thursday.
Trump’s tough campaign rhetoric sent tremors through the slums of Central America and the close-knit migrant communities in US cities, with many choosing to fast-forward their plans and migrate north before Trump takes office on January 20.
Park Guen-hye’s presidency has been rocked by allegations that a close friend used her ties to meddle in state affairs and wield improper influence.
A suicide truck bomb killed about 100 people, most of them Iranian Shi’ite pilgrims, at a petrol station in Hilla city, south of Baghdad.
China’s state-run Global Times newspaper last week warned that a 45% Trump tariff would paralyse US-China bilateral trade.
In the next decade, how US-China relations unfold will shape the external environment for countries like India. Much will depend on how China perceives the Trump presidency.
Philippine and US military officials agreed to reduce joint exercises and US troop deployments, and focus more on non-traditional military training.
Antonio Guterres said the world must re-establish international protection for refugees coming from war zones such as Syria, but it would not be easy as developed countries were turning to nationalist agendas.
Hours before the push, the forces published video online showing one of their fighters shouting out messages through a loud hailer urging women and children to leave the area and promising them safe passage.
At least two Russian-flagged ships made deliveries – which contravene EU sanctions – via Cyprus, bolstering military supplies to a war-torn country.
Ankara blames the US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen and his supporters, for orchestrating the coup bid, in which more than 240 people were killed.
Trump vowed to withdraw from the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on his first day in office, calling it “a potential disaster for our country”.
Some 850,000 of those people are besieged by government forces, the UN said, while the rest are trapped by ISIS militants and other armed groups.
The department is concerned about the potential for attacks by terror groups, throughout Europe during the holiday season.
The Syrian army is also nearly 12 km south of the city. Damascus has said it would not allow Turkey’s allies to take the city.
It’s time for the rest of the US to borrow the battle cry of the pro-Trump crowd: We’re fed up and we’re not going to take it anymore.
It is important to support and maintain the capital that we have as a champion of the developing world, India’s foreign secretary said.
Iran had 130.1 tonnes of the material, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said in a confidential report seen by Reuters.
Amid fresh concerns about conflict of interest, Mike Pence said that President-elect Donald Trump will ensure “proper separation” between his business and presidency.
A survey polled 1,000 permanent residents of Mexico and yielded Pena Nieto’s lowest approval rating since he took office in December 2012.
The rise of nationalism in rich countries poses a worrying challenge to migrants fleeing wars, UN refugee chief Grandi said on Sunday.
“Wait until the administration is in place, it’s actually putting its policies together, and then you can make your judgments as to whether or not it’s consistent with the international community’s interest in living in peace and prosperity together.”
Health and rescue workers have previously been able to bring damaged hospitals back into operation but a lack of supplies is making that harder.
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper announced his resignation on Thursday, ending a six-year tenure as the top US spy.
If Trump administration withdraws troops from South Korea and secures a peace treaty ending war on the peninsula, it could lead to normalising relations with North Korea.
For Flynn, a retired US Army three-star general and one of Trump’s closest advisers, it was another parting shot at the DIA, who he thinks unfairly fired him.
Nicaragua was the only nation to reject the agreement last December arguing for far more drastic action to limit rising temperatures.
Japan’s leadership has been nervous about the future of an alliance that is core to Tokyo’s diplomacy and security.
In her first public remarks since conceding the elections, Clinton said, “Believe in our country, fight for our values and never, ever give up.”
What is tolerance if not the patience to accept that there may be some people whose views deserve criticism by our standards but whom we do not give up on and regard as evil?
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach said that the Donald Trump administration could push ahead rapidly on construction of a US-Mexico border wall without seeking immediate congressional approval.