Government And Politics

Armenian child asylum-seekers allowed to stay in Netherlands

Sep 8, 2018

The Dutch government performed an abrupt U-turn Saturday and allowed two Armenian children whose bid for asylum had been rejected to remain in the country

Swedish PM calls far-right party racist on election eve

Sep 8, 2018

Sweden's prime minister has denounced an increasingly popular far-right party as racist and a threat to the nation's European values as political candidates make final pre-election pitches

In Trump's rise, Michael Moore sees the hallmarks of Hitler

Sep 8, 2018

Michael Moore's new documentary 'Fahrenheit 11/9' makes explicit comparisons between Trump and Hitler

World stocks mostly fall on possible US-China tariffs

Sep 7, 2018

Global markets are lower as traders mull over possible US tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods in a simmering trade dispute

Australia, New Zealand deploy planes to enforce UN sanctions

Sep 7, 2018

Australia and New Zealand are sending 3 maritime patrol planes to Japan as part of the effort to enforce U.N. sanctions against North Korea

Asian markets fall as US, China renew tariff threat

Sep 7, 2018

Asian stocks fall as the US, China move closer to imposing tariffs on billions of dollars of each other's goods

Judges rule ICC has jurisdiction over Rohingya deportations

Sep 6, 2018

Judges at the International Criminal Court have ruled that the court can exercise jurisdiction over allegations of mass deportations of Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh

International Criminal Court rules it has jurisdiction over alleged deportation of Rohingya people from Myanmar

Sep 6, 2018

International Criminal Court rules it has jurisdiction over alleged deportation of Rohingya people from Myanmar

World shares mixed as traders ready for more US tariffs

Sep 6, 2018

Global markets are mixed on worries that the U.S. is on the verge of imposing tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods in a mounting trade dispute

Sweden's most significant election in years, at a glance

Sep 6, 2018

A look at the key issues and players in Sweden's election on Sunday

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