International Relations

CBS names Margaret Brennan as 'Face the Nation' anchor

Feb 22, 2018

Margaret Brennan will become moderator of CBS' long-time Sunday morning political show, 'Face the Nation.'

China probing possible violation of UN sanctions on N. Korea

Feb 22, 2018

China says it is "highly concerned" about a reported ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that could violate U.N. sanctions on North Korea

Foreign leaders seek fresh ties with US governors, mayors

Feb 22, 2018

Foreign leaders are looking to cultivate stronger ties with US governors and mayors, an interest that will be on display at this weekend's meeting of governors

Palestinians' envoy to US faces silence from White House

Feb 22, 2018

Palestinians' envoy to US faces challenge of Mideast peacemaking with a largely silent White House

The Latest: Governor focusing on court order for new map

Feb 22, 2018

Pennsylvania Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf focuses on making sure Department of State complies with state court's order regarding new congressional district map

Palestinian envoy pushes forward, estranged from White House

Feb 22, 2018

The Palestinian envoy to Washington is wrestling with a unique diplomatic crisis: how to advance his people's cause at a time relations with the United States are so distant, he hasn't spoken to the White House in months

Canada, Mexico officials: trade pluses should outweigh fear

Feb 21, 2018

Senior Canadian and Mexican officials express frustration with current American skepticism about free trade, saying the benefits for all three countries should be kept in mind during the current renegotiation of NAFTA

Philippines to court: Declare communist groups as terrorists

Feb 21, 2018

Justice officials have asked a court to formally designate the Communist Party of the Philippines and its armed wing, the New People's Army, as terrorist groups in a move that could further damage chances of a resumption of stalled peace talks

State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

Feb 21, 2018

State Department says North Korean officials passed up an opportunity to meet face to face with Vice President Mike Pence during his visit to South Korea for the Olympic Games

US: North Korea canceled meeting with Pence at last minute

Feb 21, 2018

US says Pence was ready to meet with North Korea at Olympics, but North Korea canceled at last minute