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    Russian officials hold talks with Taliban delegates

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 03:08pm on September 15, 2019

    A Taliban delegation held talks with Russian officials in Moscow after United States negotiations with the Afghan insurgents collapsed, the Russian foreign ministry said Saturday...

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    Houthi drones hit 2 Armaco plants in Saudi Arabia

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2019

    Drone attacks sparked fires at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities on Saturday, the interior ministry said, the latest such assault claimed by Yemeni rebels as the energy giant prepares for...

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    African leaders laud Mugabe at state funeral

    Agence France-Presse . Harare | Updated at 01:12pm on September 14, 2019

    Zimbabwe gave former leader Robert Mugabe a state funeral on Saturday with African leaders paying tribute to a man they lauded as a liberation hero but whose 37-year rule was...

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    New Italy govt lets rescued migrants disembark

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2019

    Italy on Saturday agreed to allow rescue ship Ocean Viking to disembark 82 migrants on southern islands Lampedusa after six days at sea following a European deal to distribute...

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    Hong Kong police break up clashes between rival protesters

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2019

    Baton-wielding Hong Kong police moved in to break up scuffles on Saturday between pro-China protesters and those denouncing perceived Chinese meddling in the Asian financial hub, the latest...

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    US, Brazil press private sector in Amazon

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2019

    The United States and Brazil, the two major critics of the Paris climate accord, said Friday they would promote private-sector development in the Amazon, where fires have alarmed...

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    Climate activist Greta Thunberg protests at White House

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2019

    Teen climate champion Greta Thunberg brought her global environmental message to the heart of the US government on Friday, telling her legion of supporters outside the...

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    Britain may need a 2nd Brexit referendum: Cameron

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2019

    Former British prime minister David Cameron, who took the decision in 2016 to hold a referendum on the country’s membership of the European Union, said another vote may be...