World News

World News coverage from Reuters.

World News12 minutes ago

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands as they hold a joint news conference after their meeting in Helsinki, Finland July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed forces within the United States on Thursday for marring what they called the success of their first summit, with Trump saying he looked forward to their second meeting.

World News5 hours ago

Members of a soccer team rescued from a cave pay respect to former Navy SEAL diver Saman Kunan who died during the rescue operation, in a temple at Mae Sai, in the northern province of Chiang Rai, Thailand, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Thailand's rescued cave boys woke up in their own homes for the first time in more than three weeks on Thursday, with many rising at dawn to take part in a religious ceremony.

World News2 hours ago

General Joseph L. Votel, Commander of United States Central Command (CENTCOM) speaks during the Change of Command U.S. Naval Forces Central Command 5th Fleet Combined Maritime Forces ceremony at the U.S. Naval Base in Bahrain, May 6, 2018. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed

The United States is unlikely to make any big shift in military strategy as a result of an ongoing assessment of the war effort in Afghanistan, the top U.S. general overseeing forces in the region said on Thursday.

World Newsan hour ago

Police officers stand on duty outside Sergei Skripal's home in Salisbury, Britain, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

British police have identified several Russians who they believe were behind the nerve agent attack on former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, the British news agency, Press Association, said on Thursday, citing a source close to the investigation.

World Newsan hour ago

FILE PHOTO: A North Korean flag flutters on top of a 160-metre tower in North Korea's propaganda village of Gijungdong, in this picture taken from the Tae Sung freedom village near the Military Demarcation Line (MDL), inside the demilitarised zone separating the two Koreas, in Paju, South Korea, April 24, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Russia and China on Thursday delayed a U.S. push for a U.N. Security Council committee to order a halt to refined petroleum exports to North Korea, asking for more detail on a U.S. accusation that Pyongyang breached sanctions, diplomats said.

World News17 minutes ago

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May visits Belleek Pottery, in St Belleek, Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne/Pool

British Prime Minister Theresa May arrived on Thursday in Northern Ireland, whose border with EU-member Ireland has become one of the biggest impediments to reaching a deal to leave the European Union.

World Newsan hour ago

Former president of the dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy, who is living in exile, poses on his terrace in Paris, France, July 19, 2018.  REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Cambodians must show Prime Minister Hun Sen that his time is up by boycotting "fake" elections this month, and Western powers need to pressure him with targeted sanctions, exiled former opposition leader Sam Rainsy said on Thursday.

World News33 minutes ago

Bosnian Imams wait for a collective Sharia wedding ceremony for sixty couples in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Sixty Bosnian Muslim couples held a religious wedding ceremony in the capital Sarajevo on Thursday in what organizers said was one of the biggest Islamic mass weddings in Europe, designed to make it easier for young people to start families.

World News10 minutes ago

Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Dominic Raab, European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier and staff members attend a meeting in Brussels, Belgium July 19, 2018.   Olivier Matthys/Pool via Reuters

London's new Brexit minister said he brought new "vigor and vim" to talks on his first trip to Brussels on Thursday, as the EU warned business to get ready for Britain crashing out of the bloc without agreed terms to cushion the economic disruption.

World News4 minutes ago

The president of Peru's judiciary, Duberli Rodriguez, tendered his resignation on Thursday as an influence-peddling scandal has shaken the country's justice system.

World News2 minutes ago

FILE PHOTO: Internally displaced man holds a stack of bread near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights in Quneitra, Syria July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir/File Photo

President Bashar al-Assad is set to recover control of the Syrian frontier with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights in a major victory over rebels who have agreed to surrender terms, sources on both sides said on Thursday.

World News3 minutes ago

A fighter loyal to President Bashar al Assad and a child are seen in a bus as they are evacuated from the villages of al-Foua and Kefraya, Syria July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Two pro-government villages in northwestern Syria were evacuated on Thursday, state television said, in an agreement between the Damascus government and insurgents who had laid siege to them for several years.

World News14 minutes ago

FILE PHOTO: Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen speaks before introducing U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during a visit to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency (ICE) headquarters in Washington, U.S., July 6, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Thursday said the United States needed to be prepared for an attempt by Russia to interfere in elections in all 50 U.S. states this year, adding that there was no question Moscow interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential contest.

World News15 minutes ago

Hundreds of Germans wearing skullcaps rallied in the western city of Bonn on Thursday in support of a Jewish professor who was first the victim of an anti-Semitic attack and then was hit again by police who mistook him for the assailant.

World News30 minutes ago

Russia's President Vladimir Putin addresses Russian ambassadors and representatives to international organisations in Moscow, Russia, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

Russia on Thursday broadcast a series of videos showing the testing and operation of a new generation of nuclear and conventional weapons, days after Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed how to avoid an arms race.

World News31 minutes ago

As many as 14 people, including women and children, were killed in an air strike carried out during an operation by Afghan security forces near the northern city of Kunduz on Thursday, officials said.

Brexit32 minutes ago

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May visits Belleek Pottery, in St Belleek, Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

The progress Britain has made in talks to leave the European Union suggests that the country will not crash out of the bloc without a deal, a spokeswoman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday.

World News43 minutes ago

Ten buses entered a village in Syria's Quneitra province in the southwest on Thursday night to start evacuating insurgents to rebel territory in the north, state TV said.

World Newsan hour ago

Air travelers faced delays on Thursday after flight space over Belgium was closed temporarily due to a problem with a flight data processing system at Belgium air traffic controller Belgocontrol.

World Newsan hour ago

A relative of a Palestinian Hamas member, who was killed in an Israeli air strike, reacts at a hospital in the southern Gaza Strip July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

An Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip killed a member of the Islamist group Hamas on Thursday and wounded three others, Hamas sources and medical officials said.

World News12 minutes ago

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands as they hold a joint news conference after their meeting in Helsinki, Finland July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed forces within the United States on Thursday for marring what they called the success of their first summit, with Trump saying he looked forward to their second meeting.

World News5 hours ago

Members of a soccer team rescued from a cave pay respect to former Navy SEAL diver Saman Kunan who died during the rescue operation, in a temple at Mae Sai, in the northern province of Chiang Rai, Thailand, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Thailand's rescued cave boys woke up in their own homes for the first time in more than three weeks on Thursday, with many rising at dawn to take part in a religious ceremony.

World News2 hours ago

General Joseph L. Votel, Commander of United States Central Command (CENTCOM) speaks during the Change of Command U.S. Naval Forces Central Command 5th Fleet Combined Maritime Forces ceremony at the U.S. Naval Base in Bahrain, May 6, 2018. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed

The United States is unlikely to make any big shift in military strategy as a result of an ongoing assessment of the war effort in Afghanistan, the top U.S. general overseeing forces in the region said on Thursday.

World Newsan hour ago

Police officers stand on duty outside Sergei Skripal's home in Salisbury, Britain, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

British police have identified several Russians who they believe were behind the nerve agent attack on former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, the British news agency, Press Association, said on Thursday, citing a source close to the investigation.

World Newsan hour ago

FILE PHOTO: A North Korean flag flutters on top of a 160-metre tower in North Korea's propaganda village of Gijungdong, in this picture taken from the Tae Sung freedom village near the Military Demarcation Line (MDL), inside the demilitarised zone separating the two Koreas, in Paju, South Korea, April 24, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Russia and China on Thursday delayed a U.S. push for a U.N. Security Council committee to order a halt to refined petroleum exports to North Korea, asking for more detail on a U.S. accusation that Pyongyang breached sanctions, diplomats said.

World News17 minutes ago

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May visits Belleek Pottery, in St Belleek, Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne/Pool

British Prime Minister Theresa May arrived on Thursday in Northern Ireland, whose border with EU-member Ireland has become one of the biggest impediments to reaching a deal to leave the European Union.

World Newsan hour ago

Former president of the dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy, who is living in exile, poses on his terrace in Paris, France, July 19, 2018.  REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Cambodians must show Prime Minister Hun Sen that his time is up by boycotting "fake" elections this month, and Western powers need to pressure him with targeted sanctions, exiled former opposition leader Sam Rainsy said on Thursday.

World News33 minutes ago

Bosnian Imams wait for a collective Sharia wedding ceremony for sixty couples in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Sixty Bosnian Muslim couples held a religious wedding ceremony in the capital Sarajevo on Thursday in what organizers said was one of the biggest Islamic mass weddings in Europe, designed to make it easier for young people to start families.

World News10 minutes ago

Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Dominic Raab, European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier and staff members attend a meeting in Brussels, Belgium July 19, 2018.   Olivier Matthys/Pool via Reuters

London's new Brexit minister said he brought new "vigor and vim" to talks on his first trip to Brussels on Thursday, as the EU warned business to get ready for Britain crashing out of the bloc without agreed terms to cushion the economic disruption.

World News4 minutes ago

The president of Peru's judiciary, Duberli Rodriguez, tendered his resignation on Thursday as an influence-peddling scandal has shaken the country's justice system.

World News2 minutes ago

FILE PHOTO: Internally displaced man holds a stack of bread near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights in Quneitra, Syria July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir/File Photo

President Bashar al-Assad is set to recover control of the Syrian frontier with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights in a major victory over rebels who have agreed to surrender terms, sources on both sides said on Thursday.

World News3 minutes ago

A fighter loyal to President Bashar al Assad and a child are seen in a bus as they are evacuated from the villages of al-Foua and Kefraya, Syria July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Two pro-government villages in northwestern Syria were evacuated on Thursday, state television said, in an agreement between the Damascus government and insurgents who had laid siege to them for several years.

World News14 minutes ago

FILE PHOTO: Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen speaks before introducing U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during a visit to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency (ICE) headquarters in Washington, U.S., July 6, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Thursday said the United States needed to be prepared for an attempt by Russia to interfere in elections in all 50 U.S. states this year, adding that there was no question Moscow interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential contest.

World News15 minutes ago

Hundreds of Germans wearing skullcaps rallied in the western city of Bonn on Thursday in support of a Jewish professor who was first the victim of an anti-Semitic attack and then was hit again by police who mistook him for the assailant.

World News30 minutes ago

Russia's President Vladimir Putin addresses Russian ambassadors and representatives to international organisations in Moscow, Russia, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

Russia on Thursday broadcast a series of videos showing the testing and operation of a new generation of nuclear and conventional weapons, days after Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed how to avoid an arms race.

World News31 minutes ago

As many as 14 people, including women and children, were killed in an air strike carried out during an operation by Afghan security forces near the northern city of Kunduz on Thursday, officials said.

Brexit32 minutes ago

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May visits Belleek Pottery, in St Belleek, Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

The progress Britain has made in talks to leave the European Union suggests that the country will not crash out of the bloc without a deal, a spokeswoman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday.

World News43 minutes ago

Ten buses entered a village in Syria's Quneitra province in the southwest on Thursday night to start evacuating insurgents to rebel territory in the north, state TV said.

World Newsan hour ago

Air travelers faced delays on Thursday after flight space over Belgium was closed temporarily due to a problem with a flight data processing system at Belgium air traffic controller Belgocontrol.

World Newsan hour ago

A relative of a Palestinian Hamas member, who was killed in an Israeli air strike, reacts at a hospital in the southern Gaza Strip July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

An Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip killed a member of the Islamist group Hamas on Thursday and wounded three others, Hamas sources and medical officials said.

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below