The Paris Agreement came into force just before COP22 in Marrakech, this year’s high-level UN Climate talks that ended Nov. 18. Member countries at the meeting in Morocco are determined to push ahead with implementation, even though the incoming US president vowed during his campaign to "rip up" the deal.
Hundreds of thousands of protesters marched in Seoul for the sixth-straight week Saturday to demand the ouster and arrest of scandal-ridden President Park Geun-Hye ahead of an impeachment vote in parliament.
President Yahya Jammeh has ruled The Gambia with a heavy hand for the past 22 years. But the opposition turned out in force to vote, and now the West African nation is set for a rare handover of power.
When Pakistan's prime minister made a courtesy call to Donald Trump, he was met with an earful of effusive adjectives. What's behind Trump's "fantastic," "terrific," "amazing" and "exceptional" praise of Pakistan?