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    Tenuous truce in Gaza

    Reuters . Gaza | Updated at 04:03pm on November 14, 2019

    Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad and Israel declared a halt to hostilities across the Gaza Strip border on Thursday but a lasting ceasefire appeared tenuous...

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    Schools closed as protests put chokehold on HK

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 03:00pm on November 14, 2019

    Pro-democracy protesters challenging China’s rule of Hong Kong choked the city with barricades and rallies for a fourth straight day Thursday, as the police force...

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    Clashes as Bolivian interim president move to fill in the blank

    Agence France-Presse . La Paz | Updated at 03:22pm on November 14, 2019

    Bolivia’s interim president Jeanine Anez moved Wednesday to fill the power vacuum left by the resignation of Evo Morales, who said he was ready to return from exile in Mexico to ‘pacify’ the country, as riot police clashed with his supporters and one was killed...

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    Pressure mounts as Trump impeachment probe hears new claims

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:07pm on November 14, 2019

    Two top US diplomats delivered gripping testimony Wednesday about Donald Trump’s efforts to get Ukraine to investigate his potential 2020 rival Joe Biden, as the...

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    Despite Kashmir anger, Xi invites Modi to visit

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 01:03am on November 15, 2019

    Chinese president Xi Jinping has invited Indian prime minister Narendra Modi to visit China again next year after two informal summits between the men in...

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    EU citizens warned over missing Brexit residency deadline

    Reuters . London | Updated at 10:08pm on November 14, 2019

    Britain is threatening to deport European Union citizens if they fail to apply on time for a new immigration status after Brexit and will only...

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    Suu Kyi sued in Argentina over crimes against Rohingyas

    Agence France-Presse . Buenos Aires, Argentina | Updated at 06:24pm on November 14, 2019

    Former democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi is among several top Myanmar officials named Wednesday in a case filed in Argentina for crimes against Rohingya...

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    Teenager kills one in Russian college

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 01:02am on November 15, 2019

    A 19-year-old student in Russia’s Far East opened fire in his college Thursday morning, killing one classmate and injuring three other people before shooting himself,...