International Relations

Markets Right Now: Stocks slip as trade worries persist

Nov 21, 2019

Stocks are closing slightly lower on Wall Street, giving the market its third straight drop. Technology stocks and companies that rely on consumer spending led the way lower.

China lashes out at NY Times report on Xinjiang documents

Nov 18, 2019

China’s foreign ministry is lashing out at the New York Times over its release of leaked documents portraying the inner working of Beijing’s campaign to detain more than a million Muslims in reeducation camps

Former US ambassador to Ukraine tells Congress attacks from 'corrupt interests' have created 'crisis’ in State Dept

Nov 15, 2019

Former US ambassador to Ukraine tells Congress attacks from 'corrupt interests' have created 'crisis’ in State Dept

A 'refreshed' memory: Takeaways from Ukraine testimony

Nov 6, 2019

Investigations linked to foreign aid: Takeaways from Ukraine testimony transcripts

US tells UN it is pulling out of Paris climate deal

Nov 4, 2019

The United States has told the United Nations it has begun the process of pulling out of the landmark 2015 Paris climate agreement

Trump seeks to block California as global climate leader

Oct 23, 2019

The Trump administration is suing to topple California as an international leader against climate change

China says US has 'weaponized' visas to target exchanges

Oct 23, 2019

China is accusing the U.S. of having "weaponized" the issuing of visas following the reported inability of a top Chinese space program official to obtain permission to travel to a key conference in Washington

The diplomat took notes. Then he told a story.

Oct 23, 2019

Diplomat relates 10-hour bureaucratic thriller on the mystery of the missing aid for Ukraine

The Latest: Japan's emperor proclaims ascension to throne

Oct 22, 2019

Japan's Emperor Naruhito has proclaimed his ascension to the Chrysanthemum Throne

Trump scraps plan to host G-7 at his Doral golf resort

Oct 20, 2019

The next Group of Seven summit of world leaders won't be held at President Donald Trump's Doral, Florida, resort after all