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Turkey summons US ambassador over warning on police methods

ISTANBUL (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to Ankara has been summoned to the Turkish Foreign Ministry over a warning to U.S. citizens in Turkey about attending a political rally that referred to police crow...

Live updates | Turkey opposes Sweden, Finland NATO bid

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s president emphasized his opposition to Sweden and Finland joining NATO, stating Ankara would say “no” to their bid. Speaking to a group of Turkish youth, Turkish ...

Senate confirms Brink as new US ambassador to Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate confirmed Bridget Brink late Wednesday as U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, filling the post as officials plan to return American diplomats to Kyiv during the nation's continuin...

After EU shuns Russia, will Moscow shut door to Syria humanitarian aid?

As Russia's war in Ukraine rages on, the EU hosted the sixth international donor conference for war-ravaged Syria, with the bloc's foreign policy chief Josep Borrell warning that Syria should ...

Sri Lanka prime minister resigns amid economic crisis

Sri Lanka's prime minister, Mahinda Rajapaksa, on Monday offered his resignation amid the island nation's worst economic crisis in decades that has led to widespread protests. The 76-year-old...

Ukraine: US says Russia plans to annex 3 regions — live updates

The US says Russia plans to try and formally annex three Ukrainian regions US Senate Majority Leader hopes emergency aid package can pass the Senate next week Russia reroutes internet traffic in occ...

Russia warns 'serious' nuclear war risks should not be underestimated

Russia told the world not to underestimate the considerable risks of nuclear war that it said it wanted to reduce and warned that conventional Western weapons were legitimate targets in Ukraine, where...

Bridget Brink named as US ambassador to Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bridget Brink, a veteran foreign service officer who has spent most of her career in the shadow of the former Soviet Union, has been nominated by President Joe Biden to serve as the ...

UN votes to suspend Russia from its Human Rights Council despite opposition

The UN General Assembly voted to suspend Russia from the UN Human Rights Council on Thursday, the latest in a series of resolutions denouncing the Ukraine invasion. The move comes after Ukraine and i...

Ukraine says Russia attempting to obstruct war crimes probe — live updates

Zelenskyy says Russia trying to cover up war crimes UN to vote on suspending Russia from Human Rights Council NATO foreign ministers to meet for second day of talks US says war in Ukraine will hav...

Ukraine's Zelenskyy to UN: Bucha is 'only one' example of Russian atrocities

The UN Security Council is meeting Tuesday and heard from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy as it discusses allegations that Russia deliberately targeted civilians in the town of Bucha outside t...

Poland and the United States: Warsaw and its 'big brother'

As Russia's invasion of Ukraine enters a second month, there's still considerable consternation in large parts of Europe. The United States also felt obliged to emphasize several times it woul...

Alabama legislature passes joint pro-Taiwan resolution

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Ambassador to the U.S. Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴) on Thursday (March 24) went to the Alabama state legislature to accept a Taiwan-friendly resolution and to witness the si...

Ukraine: US warns of prolonged war as Zelenskyy vows resistance — live updates

Third round of talks between Ukraine, Russia fails to end conflict Zelenskyy accuses Russia of impeding evacuation efforts Putin claims "conscripts" not fighting in Ukraine Estee Laude...

Is Russia using vacuum bombs in Ukraine?

On Monday, the Ukrainian ambassador to the US accused Russia of using thermobaric weapons in Ukraine, but her claim has yet to be officially verified. After meeting with US lawmakers in Washington, O...