Guyana is seeking new foreign investors to help build a hydropower project after a key U.S. partner pulled out when opposition legislators voted against providing extra funding.
The departure of U.N. chemical weapons experts to Syria has been delayed because an agreement hasn’t been reached with the Syrian government
BERLIN (AP) — Lothar Bisky, who led the leftist party of former East German communists following German reunification, has died at age 71.
Bisky’s death was announced by a Left Party leader, Gregor Gysi. He said Bisky died
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The trial of six Romanians accused of stealing masterpieces from a Dutch museum was adjourned for a month Tuesday, shortly after it began, with the chief suspect’s lawyer denying claims the paintings have been
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s foreign minister says his is the first African country to sign the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty marking “resolute and unyielding” efforts to deny arms to terrorists, pirates and bandits.
Foreign Minister Olugbenga
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s incoming foreign minister says he will not back down from fighting for Iran’s right to maintain its disputed nuclear program.
Mohammad Javad Zarif made the remarks during a Tuesday confirmation hearing before parliament,
MADRID (AP) — A year ago, a botched restoration of a fresco of Christ by a Spanish retiree drew guffaws. Now, 81-year-old artist Cecilia Gimenez is having the last laugh.
Juan Maria Ojeda, an official in Borja, a
Burkina Faso’s president has called on a government committee to assess plans for a controversial new Senate that spurred large-scale demonstrations last month.
Police have fired tear gas as clashes erupted during rallies by hundreds of supporters of Egypt’s Islamist president in front of government buildings in the heart of Cairo.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A provincial official says the bodies of eight Afghans abducted last week and then killed by insurgents have been found, dumped along the country’s main north-south highway.
Mohammad Ali Ahmadi, deputy governor of Ghazni