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Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and his Venezuelan counterpart Vladimir Padrino Lopez. (Photo: Vadim Savitsky/Defense Ministry Press Office)
The recent slight drop in drug overdose deaths in the United States and parts of Canada could be ...
Environmental and labor groups complain the cleanup should have begun sooner, and they are concerned about health risks in Paris.
OTTAWA—Andrew Scheer made a pre-campaign play for parental votes Tuesday as he promised that a Conservative government would ...
OTTAWA—Cannons boomed on Parliament Hill Tuesday as the military installed a new Canadian Army commander, hoping to march ...
In July, the Chinese communist regime denied more than 2.5 million citizens the possibility of buying plane tickets, announced the Global Times, owned by the official newspaper of the Chinese Communist Party, the People’s Daily. In the announcement on social networks, the regime also boasted that another 90,000 will not be able to travel by […]
For months, Hong Kong has been at a boiling point, teeming with protesters and police officers. Here's an overview of what's been going on and why.
The United States has warned Greece and other ports on the Mediterranean not to assist the Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1, which transports around 2.1 million barrels of oil and $995,000, to avoid the violence and death that would be instigated with the money obtained from the sale of that cargo. The Justice Department […]
In response, European Council President Donald Tusk says the idea would lead to reestablishing a border. Johnson calls the backstop deal "inconsistent with the sovereignty of the U.K."
She went from being promoted as an international star in China’s state media after winning Miss World Canada to seeing her father’s livelihood destroyed because she wouldn’t stay quiet about the human rights abuses in her home country.
The Pentagon says it tested a modified cruise missile that flew "more than 500 kilometers" — a distance prohibited under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty scrapped earlier this month.
HALIFAX—Refugee advocates are launching a last-minute appeal for an Edmonton man facing deportation to Somalia this week, saying ...
The United States could deny visas to Chinese doctors suspected of being involved in the forced removal of organs from practitioners of the spiritual discipline Falun Dafa, also known as Falun Gong. This discipline based on the principles of Truth, Benevolence and Tolerance has been persecuted since 1999 by the Chinese communist regime, as it […]
More than three dozen people were taken hostage over the four-hour hijacking. None of the hostages were injured.
A rally in Toronto on the weekend organized to show support for the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong ...
A social worker was stabbed to death after a work visit to a house in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
HONG KONG—Britain said on Aug. 20 it was "extremely concerned" by reports that a staff member at the ...
MANILA—Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has warned of "unfriendly" treatment for foreign ships traveling in the country's territorial waters ...
The Afghan government has been left on the sidelines as the U.S. and the Taliban have held multiple rounds of talks this year in the Gulf nation of Qatar.
Britain's prime minister vows to bring the country out of the European Union at the end of October — deal or no deal. Here are some of the key challenges he faces.