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    EU leaders slam Trump

    Agence France-Presse . Valletta | Updated at 12:24am on February 04, 2017

    European Union leaders agreed a plan to curb mass migration from Libya at a special summit in Malta Friday that was overshadowed by the challenges of Donald Trump and Brexit...

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    US slaps fresh sanctions on Iran

    Associated Press . Washington | Updated at 12:19am on February 04, 2017

    The Trump administration on Friday imposed sanctions on 13 people and a dozen companies in response to Iran’s recent ballistic missile test, increasing pressure on Tehran without directly undercutting a landmark nuclear deal with the country....

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    Malaysian PM sends aid for Rohingyas

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:09am on February 04, 2017

    Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak on Friday sent off a ship carrying tonnes of food and emergency supplies to Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims, saying their suffering would not be ignored...

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    Myanmar army killed and raped in Rohingya ethnic cleansing: UN

    Reuters | Updated at 05:22pm on February 03, 2017

    Myanmar's security forces have committed mass killings and gang rapes of Rohingya Muslims and burned their villages since October...

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    Trump order blocking some from Muslim-majority nations re-entering US - lawsuit

    Reuters | Updated at 01:36pm on February 03, 2017

    The Trump administration is violating the rights of some nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries targeted in a travel ban by barring...

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    White House says Israeli settlement building may not help peace

    Reuters | Updated at 01:17pm on February 03, 2017

    The Trump administration said on Thursday that Israel’s building of new settlements or expansion of existing ones in occupied territories may not...

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    Angelina Jolie slams Trump travel ban, calls for 'compassionate America'

    Reuters | Updated at 11:37am on February 03, 2017

    Actress and human rights advocate Angelina Jolie on Thursday said US president Donald Trump's executive order barring travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries hurts vulnerable refugees and could fuel extremism...

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    Trump blast rattles alliance with Australia

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:50am on February 03, 2017

    Australia on Friday was scrambling to come to terms with the realisation that decades as one of the closest of US allies may count for little in the ‘America First’ vision of president Donald Trump...

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    Mattis warns North Korea of 'overwhelming' response to nuclear use

    BBC | Updated at 10:44am on February 03, 2017

    The US defence secretary James Mattis has said any use of nuclear weapons by North Korea would be met with an ‘effective and overwhelming’ response...

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    Syrian mom in Trump lawsuit: 'It's unfair' son stuck abroad

    Associated Press | Updated at 10:39am on February 03, 2017

    When war broke out in Syria and the kidnappings began, Reema Duhman used a three-hour curfew to slip out of the country in 2012 and made her way to Seattle.