Upstart liberal vs establishment in Slovak president vote

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — An upstart liberal candidate is facing a career diplomat and establishment figure in a presidential runoff Saturday that could give Slovakia its first female head of state....

World Cup security Putin's top priority but threats loom

MOSCOW (AP) — For President Vladimir Putin, the World Cup marks a moment of pride, a long-sought opportunity to showcase Russia's achievements and bolster its international prestige. The Russian leade...

Taiwan President should visit Paraguay ahead of G20: experts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) should confirm rumors of a trip to Paraguay in August to stave off efforts by China to lure away more allies, experts said Saturday. Since ...