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Feb 16, 2019
MOSCOW — Thirty years after the Soviet Union left Afghanistan, some Russian politicians are calling for a reassessment of the conflict which critics have long cast as a bloody foreign adventure akin to the US war in Vietnam. Moscow completed the pullout of its troops on February 15, 1989 after a nine-year war that claimed the lives of 14,000 S ...
Feb 14, 2019
WASHINGTON — Newly empowered Democrats in the US House of Representatives plan to use ...
Feb 13, 2019
PORT-AU-PRINCE — At least six people have died in nearly weeklong protests demanding ...
Feb 12, 2019
YANGON — Myanmar police fired rubber bullets, tear gas and water cannon on Tuesday to disperse a protest over a statue of independence hero ...
Feb 11, 2019
KABUL — Acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan arrived in Afghanistan on an unannounced visit on Monday as the United States leads a push fo ...
Feb 10, 2019
PARIS — A yellow vest demonstrator lost his hand during clashes with police outside the main parliament building in Paris on Saturday, witne ...
Feb 09, 2019
LONDON — Cambridge University student Lara Spirit has shelved her studies to fight against Brexit — something she said is being unfairly imp ...
Feb 07, 2019
MEDAN, Indonesia — Almost 200 men identified by police as Bangladeshi have been found crammed into a shophouse in Indonesia, authorities sai ...
Feb 06, 2019
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump told Americans on Tuesday his administration had accelerated talks for a political settlement in Afghani ...
Feb 05, 2019
HARARE — Some Zimbabwean teachers stayed at home while others went slow on the job as a strike at state schools got off to a patchy start am ...
Feb 04, 2019
SAN SALVADOR — A former mayor campaigning on an anti-corruption ticket swept to victory in El Salvador's presidential election on Sunday, br ...
Feb 03, 2019
WASHINGTON — Pushing back against Republican opposition, US President Donald Trump reaffirmed his determination to pull US troops out of ‘‘e ...
Feb 02, 2019
CARACAS — Tens of thousands of protesters were set to pour onto the streets of Caracas on Saturday to back opposition leader Juan Guaido's c ...

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