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U.K. to probe Conservative lawmaker’s claim she was fired over Muslim faith

By | 2022-01-24T11:21:45+00:00 January 24th, 2022|World|

Nusrat Ghani’s claim has deepened the rifts roiling Johnson’s governing party, which is being wracked by allegations of lockdown-breaching parties in the prime minister’s office

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NATO on standby as EU readies ‘never-seen-before’ sanctions if Russia invades Ukraine

By | 2022-01-24T10:19:59+00:00 January 24th, 2022|World|

Tensions in Ukraine have been climbing for months after the Kremlin massed some 100,000 troops near its border, in what Western countries see as preparation for war to prevent Ukraine from joining NATO

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U.K. accuses Putin of trying to install pro-Russian leader in Ukraine

By | 2022-01-23T08:25:07+00:00 January 23rd, 2022|World|

Britain's foreign secretary says Russian military invasion would be a 'massive strategic mistake' and would lead to 'severe' costs, as Russia continues to amass troops near its border with Ukraine

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How the Soviet Union’s collapse changed their lives – and our world

By | 2022-01-20T22:06:44+00:00 January 20th, 2022|World|

Three decades ago, what had been the most ambitious ideological project in contemporary human history – involving the rise of a truly fearsome superpower – ended in a whimper. Nine men and women who grew up in the USSR look back at the trials and tribu...

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Behind Texas synagogue standoff: Jihadi violence, Pakistani politics and raging antisemitism

By | 2022-01-19T10:47:10+00:00 January 19th, 2022|World|

The Texas hostage-taker tried to free Aafia Siddiqui from U.S. prison. Why she inspires such dangerous fans is a story about Islamism, Pakistan's duplicity, open antisemitism and apologists for terror, from Islamabad to the U.S.

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Everybody asks, what does Putin want? We think we have an answer

By | 2022-01-13T12:09:07+00:00 January 13th, 2022|World|

What is Russian President Vladimir Putin really thinking with regard to Ukraine and Russia’s place in the world? If we could interview him, this is probably what he would have to say

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Ethiopian air strike kills 56 in Tigray refugee camp, aid workers say

By | 2022-01-08T14:21:58+00:00 January 8th, 2022|World|

The strikes hit a camp for displaced people, though Ethiopia denies targeting civilians in the 14-month conflict with rebellious Tigrayan forces

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Kazakh president gives shoot-to-kill order to quell countrywide uprising

By | 2022-01-07T11:55:28+00:00 January 7th, 2022|World|

Demonstrations that began as a response to a fuel price hike have swelled into a movement against the government and ex-leader Nursultan Nazarbayev

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France says Iran nuclear talks ‘heading in a positive direction,’ but time is still pressing

By | 2022-01-07T09:53:34+00:00 January 7th, 2022|World|

Western diplomats have indicated that they hope to have a breakthrough by the end of January or early February, but sharp differences remain with the toughest issues still unresolved

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Ethiopian air strike kills three in camp for Eritrean refugees, UN says

By | 2022-01-07T09:10:20+00:00 January 7th, 2022|World|

150,000 Eritrean refugees live in Ethiopia and some have been violently targeted and cut off from aid for months at a time, as air strikes on the Tigray region continue

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