US & Canada

Bolton warns Iran that US 'prudence' is not 'weakness'

The United States is imposing more sanctions on Iran after it shot down a US military drone.

Bolton warns Iran that US 'prudence' is not 'weakness'

US & Canada

Central African refugees welcomed in Maine

More than 220 asylum seekers are being hosted in the city of Portland, Maine, where locals hope the new faces will help create a better future for everyone.

Central African refugees welcomed in Maine

Latin America

Police violence worsens in Brazil's poor neighbourhoods

Despite many questionable police killings, no Rio de Janeiro police officer has yet been convicted or jailed.

Police violence worsens in Brazil's poor neighbourhoods

Asia Pacific

ASEAN leaders promise closer ties, wrap up Bangkok summit

But there is no clear voice from the collective on any of the key topics.

ASEAN leaders promise closer ties, wrap up Bangkok summit

Asia Pacific

Hong Kong protests: Religious leaders stand with protesters

Religious leaders join the fight for Hong Kong's liberties, trying to promote peace and prevent escalation of the crisis.

Hong Kong protests: Religious leaders stand with protesters

US & Canada

Trump nominates Mark Esper as Pentagon chief

It has been six months without a permanent defence secretary, three times longer than ever before in the country's history.

Trump nominates Mark Esper as Pentagon chief