A month after its independence referendum, Iraqi Kurdistan is seeing its economic future threatened.
China has given Moscow $36.6 billion in aid since 2000. The goal? Russian oil.
In Iraq’s multi-ethnic city of Kirkuk, this week’s referendum has sparked celebration — and serious discontent.
The showdown in the Gulf shows no signs of ending. And there don’t seem to be any clear winners emerging.
Friends and rivals alike press administration to embrace multilateral diplomacy on climate change, Iran, and North Korea.
The biggest challenge for Angola’s new president will be escaping the shadow of his predecessor — and the corrupt cronies around him.
The protest-rocked country could face a fresh round of U.S. economic sanctions.
The Trump administration needs a robust plan to make sure America remains the world’s most powerful economy.
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A key official involved in House investigations faces a federal lawsuit alleging misconduct.
In his annual marathon press conference, the Russian president buttered up his American counterpart and cut loose from the party he once led.
And that's going to lead to even bigger problems down the road.
The Communist Party is baffled — and angered — by the new activism across the straits.
Immigration is inevitable. When will the West learn that it promises salvation — not destruction?
How a school administrator in Spain is helping save refugees with little more than fervor and a phone.
A decimated economy, a resurgent Taliban, and growing tensions with Iran are driving disenchanted Afghans to seek opportunities abroad. And for many it’s their only option.
The human-smuggling route across the Sahara may have been the deadliest on Earth. Then the EU paid Niger’s army to shut it down — and made it even more treacherous.