BEIRUT | Lebanese official says steps needed after rating downgraded

BEIRUT—Jan 22, 2019—A report by Moody’s Investors Service that downgraded the country’s long-term investment ratings reflects…

MADRID | Spain plans to spend $8 billion on military hardware upgrade

MADRID — Spain’s government has announced a plan to spend 7.3 billion euros ($8.2 billion) over…

YEREVAN, Armenia | Armenians vote for parliament; PM looks to bolster support

YEREVAN, Armenia — Armenians cast ballots Sunday in an early parliamentary election that was expected to…

YEREVAN, Armenia | Armenians cast ballots in early parliamentary election

YEREVAN, Armenia— Armenians are casting ballots in an early parliamentary election expected to further consolidate the…

JOHANNESBURG | Oprah offers rousing tribute to Mandela in S. Africa visit

JOHANNESBURG — Oprah Winfrey on Thursday delivered a rousing tribute to Nelson Mandela, a century after…

YEREVAN, Armenia | Armenian premier steps down, maneuvering for early election

YEREVAN, Armenia— Armenia’s prime minister stepped down Tuesday, a political maneuver aimed at forcing an early…