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Greece has banned all but essential travel from Serbia, which is battling to control a surge of coronavirus infections.
In a new show of rejection of the Nicolás Maduro regime by the United States government, President Donald Trump reaffirmed his support and solidarity with the Venezuelan people. In an official statement issued by the White House on July 5, the President Trump once again expressed his strong rejection of socialism. He was emphatic in […]
PARIS—The head of the French cybersecurity agency ANSSI said there would not be a total ban on using equipment from Huawei in the rollout of the French 5G telecoms network, but that it was pushing French telcos to avoid switching to the Chinese company.
OTTAWA—Companies that have laid off workers are telling the Bank of Canada they plan to refill some positions ...
Andrés Manuel López Obrador's critics say he's making a mistake by going to Washington, and is giving in to the U.S. president's whims. But López Obrador says, "We are going ... with our heads high."
Opposition parties have laid out their demands for the federal Liberal government as Ottawa prepares to update Canadians on the country’s finances.
PARIS—The coronavirus pandemic has instilled extra unpredictability into the already fickle Paris Fashion Week. After first canceling the July shows for menswear and Haute Couture, the French fashion federation has now organized an unprecedented schedule of digital-only events instead.
LONDON—British coffee and sandwich chain Pret A Manger said on July 6, it will not reopen 30 UK shops after the coronavirus lockdown and could cut around 1,000 jobs, reflecting a major hit to customer demand from the crisis.
Thousands of residents in Melbourne public housing towers still haven't received enough food and supplies, two days into ...
The NSW-Victoria border closure has dealt Australia's flagging aviation industry another blow, with Qantas and Jetstar forced to ...
MOSCOW—A Russian journalist on Monday was convicted on charges of condoning terrorism and ordered to pay a fine in a case that has been widely criticized as an attack on freedom of speech.
Lac-Megantic will today mark the seventh anniversary of a tragic rail disaster by inaugurating a long-planned memorial space. ...
Given Michaela Community School’s impressive track in helping disadvantaged students, one might think that progressive educators and social justice activists would be eager to learn more about it. If only that were the case.
BERLIN—German industrial orders rebounded moderately in May, and a fifth of firms in Europe's biggest economy said in a survey published on Monday they feared insolvency, adding to expectations of a slow and painful recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.
LONDON—Britain will list on Monday the first foreign nationals to face asset freezes and visa bans for alleged human rights abuses under a new post-Brexit sanctions scheme that follows the 2012 U.S. Magnitsky Act.
Japanese officials say it's the heaviest rainfall ever recorded in the region. More than 200,000 people were asked to evacuate.
Many countries shut down international air travel when the pandemic began. Routes are reopening again, but you may need a COVID-19 test before you board.
Britain will invest nearly 1.6 billion pounds ($2 billion) in the arts, and hopes to allow outdoor and socially distanced performances at cultural venues as it tries to help a high-profile sector hit hard by the coronavirus.
NAIROBI, Kenya—The crunch of young locusts comes with nearly every step. The worst outbreak of the voracious insects ...
Mathias Cormann's departure from politics will leave Prime Minister Scott Morrison with a big hole to fill not ...