Marshall Islands could flip allegiance from Taiwan, US to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Diplomatic relations between the Marshall Islands and Taiwan, as are relations with the U.S., are on the line as a general election commenced on Monday (Nov. 18). The M...

Amid cheers and a tweet, ‘Masha’ has her impeachment moment

WASHINGTON (AP) — The box of white tissues stood by, two seats to Maria Yovanovitch’s right, as she told the world about being “shocked, appalled, devastated” that the president had badmouthed her aft...

Fired Ukraine ambassador calls out ‘crisis’ in US diplomacy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The fired U.S. ambassador to Ukraine sounded an alarm Friday about the denigration of American diplomacy and the hollowing out of the State Department under President Donald Trump as...

US presses European countries to take Islamic State fighters

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is pressing European members of an anti-Islamic State coalition to take and prosecute citizens of their countries detained in Iraq and Syria. ...

Diplomats accuse Trump as impeachment hits Americans’ TVs

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time, the Democrats’ case for President Donald Trump’s impeachment streamed from Americans’ TVs Wednesday, including a new contention that he wa...

Iraqi protesters defiant in face of deadly crackdown

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi protesters are saying they will continue to demonstrate in defiance of an intensifying crackdown by security forces. Protesters said Wednesday that cases of kidn...

Meet the witnesses: Diplomats start off impeachment hearings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Diplomats and career government officials, they're little known outside professional circles, but they're about to become household names testifying in the House impeachment inquiry ...

What's coming in impeachment: Public hearings, messaging

WASHINGTON (AP) — For only the fourth time in U.S. history, the House of Representatives has started a presidential impeachment inquiry. House committees are trying to determine whether President Dona...

What You Need to Know: Mulvaney seeks to join lawsuit

WASHINGTON (AP) — For only the fourth time in U.S. history, the House of Representatives has started a presidential impeachment inquiry. House committees are trying to determine whether President Dona...

Top US diplomat struggles to shrug off impeachment inquiry

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tries to shrug off the impeachment inquiry that has ensnared the State Department and raised questions about his leadership. Pompeo portrays t...

In Berlin, Pompeo says allied democracies must work together

BERLIN (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is stressing the need for allied democracies to work together, saying that the Trump administration's stances on NATO spending, Iran, Chinese technolo...

Top US diplomat struggles to shrug off impeachment inquiry

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tries to shrug off the impeachment inquiry that has ensnared the State Department and raised questions about his leadership. Pompeo p...

Malaysia rejects US plan to host APEC in January

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia has rejected a U.S. plan to host an Asia-Pacific trade summit in January, after Chile canceled a November meeting because of violent anti-government protes...

What You Need to Know: Testimony from State Dept. official

WASHINGTON (AP) — For only the fourth time in U.S. history, the House of Representatives has started a presidential impeachment inquiry. House committees are trying to determine whether President Dona...

Pompeo to visit US troops in Germany, meets leaders

BERLIN (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived for a two-day trip in Germany that includes meetings with German leaders and a visit to U.S. troops stationed in the country. ...