Angela Merkel 46.1%
Martin Schulz 23.6%
The president’s national security advisers have advised relaxing certain Obama-era rules outside war zones, laying the groundwork for counterterrorism missions in more countries.
Sticking to a speech or veering off script, the president often seemed like a fish out of water at the General Assembly gathering.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- When Rohingya Muslims fled persecution and slaughter in Myanmar in past decades, tens of thousands found refuge in Saudi Arabia, home to Islam's holiest sites. This time around, Muslim leaders from the Persian Gulf to Pakistan have offered little m
BUNIA, Congo (AP) -- The Congolese orphan girl haunts the U.N.'s top human rights official, even though more than a decade has passed since he heard her story....
The Australian refugee deal that US President Donald Trump once derided as "stupid" and "horrible" is happening.
Machete-wielding jihadists from the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL)-linked Boko Haram group reportedly used the weapon to quietly slaughter the chief Imam and four others in a village located in the terrorist group’s birthplace in northeastern Nigeria, Borno state.
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is being wiped off the map....
A photo montage published by Al-Qaeda to mark the 16th anniversary of 9/11 shows the face of Osama bin Laden in the flames of the Twin Towers. At his side is his son Hamza, the "crown prince of jihad". In a report published by the Combating Terrorism Center (CTC), former FBI special agent and Al-Q
Critics say the overhaul of more than 170 curriculum topics by the Turkish government represents a frontal assault on the country’s fragile tradition of secularism.
Democratic lawmakers are using fuzzy numbers to make a politically advantageous point.
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, they are, quite literally, being wiped off the map....
China is racing to finish one of the biggest hydro-power projects in Pakistan ahead of schedule, yet its location in the long-contested region of Kashmir will draw ire from India.
Concern is rising that Rohingya Muslims — both militants and those displaced in recent attacks — will be exploited by international terrorist groups.
BEIRUT (AP) — A U.S.-backed force in Syria said a Russian airstrike wounded six of its fighters Saturday near the eastern city of Deir el-Zour while in southeast Syria, Syrian troops and their Iran-backed allies began a new offensive aiming to capture areas along the Iraq border under the cover of
The vote is seen as a popularity test for ex-PM Nawaz Sharif, who was barred from office in July
Concern is also increasing that Rohingya Muslims — both militants and those displaced in recent attacks — will be exploited by international terrorism networks.
By Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - A Christian man has been sentenced to death on blasphemy charges by a court in eastern Pakistan after a close friend accused him of sharing anti-Islamic material, the defendant's lawyer said on Friday. Blasphemy is a criminal offence in Muslim-major
Long queues form outside polling stations to vote in the seat vacated by former PM Nawaz Sharif.
Hafiz Muhammad Saeed has a $10 million American bounty on his head but lives in the open in Pakistan. Now, he has become the face of a new political party.
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Thousands of Shiite Muslims from Afghanistan and Pakistan are being recruited by Iran to fight with President Bashar al-Assad's forces in Syria, lured by promises of housing, a monthly salary of up to $600 and the possibility of employment in Iran when they return,
Meet the inhabitants of a refugee camp in Turin, as they pursue their dreams of a new life in Europe.
The animals have been reclassified as vulnerable by a leading conservationist group, but poaching and habitat loss still threaten their populations.
The C.I.A. is pushing for expanded powers to carry out its own drone strikes, and the White House is said to favor the proposal despite Pentagon objections.
Maryam Nawaz takes centre stage ahead of Sunday's by-election for her ousted father's seat.
The Democrats’ explosive IT scandal appears to be getting stranger by the day – and bank fraud isn’t even the beginning of twisted saga. The top suspect in the House hacking scandal, Imran Awan, allegedly forwarded data from several House Democrats to a secret server, the Daily Call
North Korea’s latest round of belligerent rhetoric comes from the amusingly named Korea Asia-Pacific Peace Committee, a Pyongyang propaganda outfit that threatened genocide against Japan, continental devastation for the United States, and ruination for the U.N. Security Council in its Thursday di
Violence in Myanmar that’s pushed nearly 400,000 Muslim refugees into neighboring Bangladesh is threatening to deepen sectarian tensions across the region.
It's rate to have two U.S. agencies that report to the same person disagree. But this a matter of international politics.