Category: World

Evacuations Ordered After New Explosion At Guatemala Volcano

GUATEMALA CITY – A new explosion at Guatemala’s Fuego volcano prompted emergency services to order evacuations from the surrounding areas on Tuesday, as the...

Nigeria Lawmakers Issue Demands To President Amid Strained Relations

ABUJA – Nigerian lawmakers on Tuesday issued a list of demands to the president, largely related to security, in the latest sign of strained relations between the...

Perus Vizcarra Says Will Name New Finance Minister Tues Or Weds

LIMA – Peru’s President Martin Vizcarra said on Tuesday he would appoint a new finance minister later in the day or on Wednesday, and is considering three...

Netanyahu To Macron Nuclear Deal Will Die Need To Tackle Irans Aggression

PARIS – Israel’s leader urged France on Tuesday to turn its attention to tackling Iran’s “regional aggression”, saying he no longer needed...

Czechs Protest Against Pm Babis Before His Second Appointment

PRAGUE – Thousands of Czechs protested against Andrej Babis in dozens of cities on Tuesday, a day before his second appointment as prime minister and his second...

Macron Says Calls With Trump Like Sausages Better Not Know Whats Inside

PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday his phone calls with U.S. President Donald Trump and other world leaders were just like sausages: better...

Mexico Leftist Widens Double-digit Lead Ahead Of July Presidential Vote

MEXICO CITY – Leftist candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador extended his double-digit lead less than a month out from the July 1 presidential election, a voter...

Egypts Cabinet Submits Resignation To President Sisi Statement

CAIRO – Egypt’s cabinet submitted its resignation on Tuesday to President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, a statement from the presidency said. The move is routine...

Austria Welcomes Putin But Rebuffs His Call For Sanctions To Be Lifted

VIENNA – Russian President Vladimir Putin visited Austria on Tuesday in his first trip to the West since being re-elected to the Kremlin and was rebuffed when he...

Italian Hard-line Overshadows Eu Migration Reform Talks

LUXEMBOURG – European Union ministers searched in vain on Tuesday for a compromise on immigration reform, overshadowed by a new hardline government in Rome which...