Diplomacy

Two Koreas restore severed communications in surprise thaw

North and South Korea signalled a surprise thaw in relations on Tuesday, announcing the restoration of cross-border communications that were...

EU warns Erdogan over push to open Cyprus ghost town

The EU on Tuesday told Turkey to reverse plans to open up the Cypriot ghost town of Varosha, announced during a controversial visit by President...

Blinken in India for talks dominated by Afghan turmoil, China

Top US diplomat Antony Blinken arrived Tuesday in India for talks dominated by turmoil in Afghanistan and common worries about China, while also...

US says China’s sea claims have ‘no basis’ in international law

Pentagon chief Lloyd Austin said Tuesday that Beijing's expansive claims in the South China Sea have "no basis in international law", taking...

Cuba blames US for Molotov cocktail attack at Paris embassy

Cuba denounced the targeting of its Paris embassy on Monday as a "terrorist attack" encouraged by the United States after the building was bombarded...

Two Koreas agree to restore severed communications

North and South Korea said Tuesday they had restored cross-border communications, more than a year after Pyongyang severed all official hotlines...

Biden announces end of US combat operations in Iraq

President Joe Biden declared US relations with Iraq would enter a new phase with American troops exiting combat operations in the country by...

E.Guinea closing UK embassy over sanctions against president’s son

The central African state of Equatorial Guinea announced Monday it was closing its embassy in London after Britain imposed sanctions against...

Macron pressured to apologise for nuclear tests in French Polynesia

French President Emmanuel Macron faced pressure to apologise for the devastating impact of decades of nuclear testing as he kicked off his first...

Macron to discuss legacy of nuclear tests in French Polynesia

French President Emmanuel Macron was greeted with flower garlands and Tahitian dancers on the tarmac as he touched down Saturday night for his...

Iraqi PM to focus on US troop withdrawal in Biden meeting

Weakened by pro-Iran factions at home, Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhemi will meet with US President Joe Biden on Monday to discuss a possible...

US, Russia to hold new talks to encourage stability

The United States and Russia will hold high-level talks next week in the second bid in as many months to encourage stability in the tense relationship,...

Blinken to pay first trip to India amid Afghanistan withdrawal

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will speak next week in India about supporting Afghanistan as worries grow in New Delhi about Taliban gains...

UN Security Council condemns Turkey leader’s position on Cyprus : statement

The UN Security Council on Friday condemned Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's call for two states in Cyprus and a move to reopen a resort...

Great Barrier Reef avoids UNESCO ‘in danger’ listing

Australia on Friday avoided having the Great Barrier Reef listed as an endangered world heritage site by UNESCO, despite extensive climate change-fuelled...

Australia awaits Barrier Reef world heritage ruling

The World Heritage Committee was set to consider Friday whether to add the Great Barrier Reef to UNESCO's list of endangered sites, after high-level...

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