UK studying how to get children of IS followers out of Syria

LONDON (AP) — British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says he is looking for ways to help the children of British citizens who joined the Islamic State group in Syria. Hunt told the BB...

Britain take steps to protect woman detained in Iran

LONDON (AP) — The U.K. government has decided to provide diplomatic protection to a British-Iranian woman detained in Iran for nearly three years. The Foreign Office said Friday the ...

Britain take steps to protect woman detained in Iran

LONDON (AP) — The U.K. government has decided to provide diplomatic protection to a British-Iranian woman detained in Iran for nearly three years. The Foreign Office said Thursday th...

The Latest: UK central bank sees risk of market volatility

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Britain's scheduled departure from the European Union (all times local): 10:40 a.m. The Bank of England has warned that "significant m...

UK minister says Brexit talks yield 'positive' signals

BRUSSELS (AP) — A senior British government minister insists that Brexit talks with the European Union are making progress, as negotiators meet in Brussels seeking a way to break the logjam. ...

Yemeni rebels slam UK foreign secretary over his comments

SANNA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's rebels are criticizing Britain's foreign secretary over comments about the flashpoint port city of Hodeida, saying Jeremy Hunt had misrepresented what the warring sides agr...

UK foreign secretary says 'last chance' for peace in Yemen

CAIRO (AP) — Britain's foreign secretary is waring of a collapse of peace deals in Yemen, saying that "we are now in the last chance saloon." Jeremy Hunt made his comments on Sunday ...

UK FM meets Yemen rebels in Oman to discuss port city truce

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni rebels say their representatives have met with British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in Oman's capital, Muscat, to discuss the situation in and around Yemen's key port city ...

The Latest: UK asks EU to re-do Brexit border compromise

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on Brexit, Britain's impending departure from the European Union (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Britain's foreign secretary says London needs...

Britain urges Germany to ease curbs on arms sales to Saudi

BERLIN (AP) — Britain's top diplomat is demanding that Germany relax its ban on arms sales to Saudi Arabia because they are affecting UK sales of weapons to the oil-rich kingdom. Ger...

British foreign secretary urges Brexit solution

BERLIN (AP) — Britain's foreign secretary is telling a German audience that securing an orderly British departure from the European Union is "of paramount importance." Jeremy Hunt wa...

UK's Hunt says Brexit talks in 'crucial final period'

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says Brexit talks are entering a "crucial final period" but that an agreement can be sealed before Britain leaves the European Union on March 29. ...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Feb. 12 Chicago Tribune on drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman: ...

US, Poland launch Mideast conference despite uncertain aims

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The United States and Poland are kicking off an international conference on the Middle East on Wednesday amid uncertainty over its aims and questions about what it will deliver. ...

The Latest: Britain recognizes Guaido as Venezuelan leader

MADRID (AP) — The Latest on Venezuela's political crisis (all times local): 10:25 p.m. Britain has joined Sweden, Portugal and France in recognizing Juan Guaido as ...