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Crisis-weary Venezuelans are voting in election decried as a Maduro power grab - Washington Post
CARACAS — Venezuelans went to the polls Sunday in an internationally condemned election that critics call a power grab by President Nicolás Maduro, who is seeking a new six-year term. Traditional opposition parties in this crisis-plagued nation of 31 ...
Mnuchin says Trump putting trade war with China 'on hold' - Washington Post
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the Trump administration is putting its trade war with China “on hold” after two days of talks in Washington that he said had produced agreement on increased Chinese purchases of American products and measures to ...
The Truth About Hamas and Israel - Wall Street Journal
Sami Abu Zuhri is the spokesman for the extremist group Hamas, an internationally recognized terrorist organization funded by Iran. Hamas controls Gaza and has killed innocent Israeli, American, Brazilian, Kenyan, British, French and Chinese civilians.
Trump, South Korean leader commiserate over upcoming summit - Washington Post
President Trump spoke late Saturday to South Korean President Moon Jae-in amid increasing concerns in the White House that North Korea is not serious about striking a deal on denuclearization, which has complicated planning for the upcoming Singapore ...
Saudi Arabia arrests female activists weeks before lifting of driving ban - CNN
(CNN) Weeks before Saudi Arabia is due to lift a ban on female drivers, authorities in the kingdom have detained four of the women who campaigned for the right to get behind the wheel. Activists Loujain al-Hathloul, Iman al-Nafjan, Aziza al-Yousef and ...
Beyond Russia: Understanding the New Trump Campaign Collusion Story - New York Magazine
It seems the Russians weren't the only foreign power trying to hook up with Donald Trump Jr. and give a boost to the Trump campaign ahead of the 2016 election. The New York Times reported on Saturday there was yet another secret Trump Tower meeting ...
Palestinian President Abbas hospitalized: officials - Reuters
RAMALLAH (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has been hospitalized in the West Bank, Palestinian officials said on Sunday, giving conflicting accounts on the leader's condition. FILE PHOTO - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas waves in ...
Pompeo set to unveil US "Plan B" to confront Iran - CNN
Washington (CNN) Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will unveil the administration's "Plan B" for countering Iran on Monday, an idea that some critics call a "pipe dream," while others question whether the administration is coming clean on its goals for ...
Bombers in the South China Sea: Beijing Grows its Military Presence on Disputed Islands - Wall Street Journal
China's first-ever landing of a heavy bomber on a disputed island in the South China Sea punctuates a steady buildup of military assets that has solidified Beijing's claims to one of the world's busiest shipping lanes. On Friday, China's air force ...