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Foreign policy question mark over Indonesia leader

The remarkable rise of Indonesia's new president has captured popular imagination at home and won praise internationally, but Joko Widodo still needs...

Protesters in HK to vote on staying in streets

Pro‑democracy protesters in Hong Kong plan to hold a spot referendum Sunday on whether to stay in the streets or accept government offers for more...

Britain slams EU budget demand

British Prime Minister David Cameron has challenged a demand from the European Union for an additional 2.1-billion‑euro payment into the EU budget in the coming weeks following a revision of economic...

EU leaders seek more Ebola funding at summit

Britain pledged an additional 100 million euro ($126 million) to fight Ebola and Prime Minister David Cameron called on the other European Union leaders...

South Korean defense chief: Kim Jong-Un seems in control of North

Kim Jong‑Un at least "on the surface" appears to be in control of North Korea, South...

UN launches $2.2 billion appeal for Iraq

The United Nations on Thursday launched a $2.2 billion (1.7 billion euros) appeal to assist 5.2 million people who need protection and assistance in...

US urges all Ukrainians, even in east and Crimea, to vote

The United States on Thursday called on all Ukrainians even those in eastern rebel strongholds and in the annexed Crimea peninsula to vote in weekend...

Billionaire Soros urges Europe to 'wake up' and save Ukraine

US billionaire investor George Soros warned Thursday that Europe's very existence was being threatened by Russia, in a scathing criticism of the...

Turkey's US relations show strain as Washington's patience wears thin

The U. S. decision to air‑drop weapons to Kurdish forces in Syria on the same day Turkish...

Women, children caught in deadly firefight near Tunisia

Women and children were caught up Thursday in a police siege of a home near the Tunisian capital where security forces were fighting a gun battle with...