The senior official said on condition of anonymity that the decision was not final and could still change.
A Bosnian Croat wartime commander has died after ingesting 'poison' after a verdict was upheld at The Hague.
Two US government sources have confirmed that North Korea has launched a ballistic missile.
A German mayor was stabbed in the neck for pri-refugee views. A kebab shop owner saved his life.
Dozens of local police departments are joining forces with ICE to more aggressively enforce President Donald Trump's crackdown on people living in the country illegally.
The EU handed Prime Minister Theresa May a 10-day "absolute deadline" on Friday to improve her divorce terms and meet three key conditions, including on the border between EU-member Ireland and Britain's province of Northern Ireland.
Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe's president on Tuesday a week after the army and his former political allies moved against him, ending four decades of rule by a man who turned from independence hero to archetypal strongman.
A group of about a dozen US State Department officials have taken the unusual step of formally accusing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson of violating a federal law designed to stop foreign militaries from enlisting child soldiers, according to internal government documents reviewed by Reuters.
Stars fill the night sky over the Syrian rebel-held city of Idlib, and the streets are eerily quiet. The calm might not last much longer. Reuters photographer Ammar Abdullah went out at night in Idlib to take this surreal series of images.
Street food in Singapore is a beloved industry. But what's going to happen when a wave of chefs start retiring. Who will cook the city state's signature street-food delights?