Full story - April 15, 2018
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte
Giacomo Filibeck, deputy secretary-general of the Party of European Socialists (PES), was denied entry at the Mactan-Cebu International Airport in the central Philippines for illegal political activity, an official and local party Akbayan said.
Full story - April 14, 2018
A Venezuelan woman shows her passport and identity card at the Pacaraima border control, Roraima state, Brazil, November 16, 2017.
Brazil's President Michel Temer, attending the Summit of the Americas in Lima, said closing the border was "unthinkable."
Full story - April 14, 2018
A missile is seen crossing over Damascus, Syria, April 14, 2018.
President Donald Trump announced the military action from the White House, saying the three allies had "marshaled their righteous power against barbarism and brutality."
Full story - April 13, 2018
"A short time ago, I ordered the United States Armed Forces to launch precision strikes on targets associated with the chemical weapons capabilities of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad," President Donald Trump said in a televised address from the White House.
Full story - April 13, 2018
robot dog
Though Biscuit may ultimately be nothing more than a collection of plastic, wiring and sensors wrapped in synthetic fur, residents still have an emotional reaction to him.
Full story - April 13, 2018
Mounting outrage over two rapes, one in the disputed region of Kashmir and another allegedly involving a lawmaker from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party, gripped India on Friday, with government ministers struggling to dampen political fires.
Full story - April 12, 2018
Grieving Rohingya survivors share stories of massacre, escape
Full story - April 12, 2018
USS Donald Cook sails in the Bosphorus strait in Istanbul with a long cable bridge in the background.
Fears of a military confrontation between Russia and the West ran high on Thursday but President Donald Trump cast doubt over the timing of his threatened strike on Syria in response to a reported poison gas attack on a rebel enclave.
Full story - April 11, 2018
china sea
The USS Theodore Roosevelt's presence in the South China Sea comes days after China's massive air and naval drills in the area, in what some analysts described as an unusually large display of Beijing's growing naval might.
Full story - April 11, 2018
A man walks with his bicycle passed bombed buildings and two burned out busses.
President Donald Trump warned Russia on Wednesday of imminent military action in Syria over a suspected poison gas attack, declaring that missiles "will be coming" and lambasting Moscow for standing by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.