Politics

Brexiteer Nigel Farage splattered in milkshake attack

Brexiteer Nigel Farage splattered in milkshake attack

21 May 2019 – Pro-Brexit British politician Nigel Farage was hit with a milkshake while campaigning in the European Parliament election yesterday — the latest in a spate of attacks...

Kim Jong-Un leaves Russia after summit with Putin

Kim Jong-Un leaves Russia after summit with Putin

26 April 2019 – North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un boarded his private train today and headed back to Pyongyang after directing some harsh criticism at Washington during his first summit...

Oil prices climb in wake of Iranian oil sanctions

Oil prices climb in wake of Iranian oil sanctions

24 April 2019 – Global oil prices are rising in the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to impose sanctions on nations that import Iranian oil and could eventually climb...

Julian Assange arrested at Ecuadorian Embassy in London

Julian Assange Arrested At Ecuador Embassy In London

11 April 2019 – Police in London arrested WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy this morning for failing to surrender to the court in 2012, shortly after the South...

Theresa May in Berlin to plead for new Brexit deadline

Theresa May In Berlin To Plead For New Brexit Deadline

09 April 2019 – Prime Minister Theresa May brought her case for a further delay to Britain’s departure from the European Union to Berlin today, while German and French...

Kazakhstan leader in Moscow for first foreign visit

Kazakhstan leader in Moscow for first foreign visit

04 April 2019: Kazakhstan’s interim president is making his first foreign visit since being appointed two weeks ago, meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow. Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, formerly the...

Popular support for militants complicates Pakistan crackdown

Popular support for militants complicates Pakistan crackdown

08 March 2019 – On the congested streets of Bahawalpur, a city in southern Pakistan’s jihadi heartland, emotions run high in favor of Jaish-e-Mohammad, a U.N.-designated terror group that recently...

Hillary Clinton rules out 2020 rematch with Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton rules out 2020 rematch with Donald Trump

06 March 2019 – Hillary Clinton says she won’t run for president in 2020, but vows she’s “not going anywhere.” The former secretary of state, senator and first lady ruled...

EU & Arab leaders vow to boost security & migration ties

EU & Arab leaders vow to boost security & migration ties

25 February 2019 – Leaders from European Union and Arab League countries pledged to boost cooperation in the fight against terrorism and to tackle unauthorized migration at a first-ever summit...

EU chief ponders special place in hell for some Brexiteers

EU chief ponders special place in hell for some Brexiteers

07 February 2019 – European Council President Donald Tusk took a swipe at some Brexit-backers in Britain, wondering aloud what “special place in hell” might be reserved for those who...