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Despite Cease-Fire, Clashes Continue in Syria's Idlib

Syrian government forces, backed by Russia, and rebel fighters in the in the country's northwestern province remain engaged in fighting after truce brokered last week by Russia and Turkey

Libya civil war: World leaders committed to peace, UN chief says

World leaders pledge not to interfere in Libya and to uphold a UN arms embargo to further peace.

Peter Mathebula: South Africa's world champion boxer dies

Peter Mathebula made history in 1980 when he won the world flyweight title.

Iran plane crash: Ukrainian victims of jet's downing repatriated

The bodies of 11 Ukrainians are repatriated after their plane was shot down in Iran last week.

Key Players Squabble Over Trump's Impeachment Trial

US leader’s legal team argues that his pressure on Ukraine to investigate a political rival does not warrant his removal from office, while House prosecutors call the evidence against him ‘overwhelming’

Isabel dos Santos: Africa's richest woman 'ripped off Angola'

Leaked documents reveal how Isabel dos Santos made her fortune through exploitation and corruption.

Putin Denies He Wants to Remain in Power Indefinitely

Many of his critics are skeptical of his assurances in the wake of new constitutional changes he announced last week

Davos Chief Welcomes Views of Trump, Greta Thunberg at Forum

Following another year of extreme heat, out-of-control wildfires and melting ice sheets, environmental issues are considered to be the top five long-term risks confronting the global economy, WEF said last week

Pompeo Angry Over Death of US Citizen Jailed in Egypt

Pompeo raised his concerns to President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi about Kassem's 'pointless and tragic death' on the sidelines of an international peace summit in Berlin that aims to end Libya's civil war

Nearly 450 Wounded in 2 Days of Clashes in Lebanon's Capital

Unprecedented protests have rocked the country since Oct. 17, with citizens from all religious backgrounds demanding the ouster of the ruling political class