Exclusive: Taliban names Afghan U.N. envoy, asks to speak to world leadersAsia Pacific · 8:43 PM UTC
The Taliban have asked to address world leaders at the United Nations in New York this week and nominated their Doha-based spokesman Suhail Shaheen as Afghanistan's U.N. ambassador, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Tuesday.
In climate pledge, Xi says China will not build new coal-fired power projects abroad
Body found in Wyoming identified as missing Gabby Petito
'Critical race theory' roils a Tennessee school district
Democrats' bill to raise U.S. debt limit clears first House hurdle
Evergrande wooed retail investors with Gucci bags and Dyson appliances
'Waste of money': Canadians lament C$612 million election that changed little
'I am the king'
How a Honduran drug-trafficking mayor fueled a migration crisis