Full story - December 07, 2020
A soldier is shown wearing a face mask and a military uniform while standing in front of a wall painted with the eyes of the late President Hugo Chávez.
Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro's political alliance claimed a sweeping victory Monday in congressional elections boycotted by the most influential opposition politicians and widely criticized internationally as being fraudulent.
Full story - December 04, 2020
A group of three people are shown from behind standing at a ticketing agent desk at Ben Gurion airport.
The Israeli government on Thursday urged its citizens to avoid travel to the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, citing threats of Iranian attacks.
Full story - December 03, 2020
US President Donald Trump speaks with his right hand raised.
China on Thursday accused critics in the US government of "an escalation of political suppression" against Beijing following new visa restrictions on members of China's ruling Communist Party and their immediate family members.
Full story - November 30, 2020
Rows of military personnel are shown on either side of a coffin that has an Iranian flag on top and a photo of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh on the side.
A top Iranian security official on Monday accused Israel of using "electronic devices" to remotely kill a scientist who founded the Islamic Republic's military nuclear program in the 2000s.
Full story - November 27, 2020
In this picture released by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, right, sits in a meeting with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran, Iran, Jan. 23, 2019.
An Iranian scientist named by the West as the leader of the Islamic Republic's disbanded military nuclear program was killed Friday in an ambush on the outskirts of Tehran, authorities said.
Full story - November 24, 2020
A pair of travelers are shown walking in the International Arrivals section of London's Heathrow Airport with one person pushing a cart carrying several bags.
In a boost to holiday travel that will be cheered by families and businesses, the British government has laid out a plan to reduce England's 14-day quarantine requirement for travelers from destinations not deemed safe to as little as five days if they test negative for COVID-19.
Full story - November 23, 2020
The busy streets of the Shinjuku shopping district in Tokyo adorned with signs for stores and restaurants lining either side while a live broadcast shown on a large public television monitor of President-elect Joe Biden.
On its way out the door, the Trump administration is enacting new rules, regulations and orders that it hopes will box in President-elect Joe Biden's administration on numerous foreign policy matters and cement President Donald Trump's "America First" legacy in international affairs.
Full story - November 20, 2020
Mexico passed the 100,000 mark in COVID-19 deaths, becoming only the fourth country to do so amid concerns about the lingering physical and psychological scars on survivors.
Full story - November 18, 2020
Christopher Krebs is shown seated and wearing a blue suit and light blue tie while speaking into a small microphone.
President Donald Trump fired the nation's top election security official, a widely respected member of his administration who had dared to refute the president's unsubstantiated claims of electoral fraud and vouch for the integrity of the vote.
Full story - November 16, 2020
The leader of Ethiopia's rebellious Tigray region has confirmed firing missiles at neighboring Eritrea's capital and is threatening more, marking a huge escalation as the deadly fighting in northern Ethiopia between Tigray forces and the federal government spills across an international border.

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