LONDON | AP names Johnson all-formats news director in Europe, Africa

LONDON  — The Associated Press on Thursday named Anna Johnson as its news director for Europe…

UN News: Security Council extends support for African Union force in Somalia

UNITED NATIONS – In the resolution, unanimously adopted, the Council also recalled its earlier decision to…

UK News – Queen approves appointment of Suffragan See of Lancaster

The Queen has approved the appointment of Reverend Dr Jillian Duff as the next Suffragan Bishop…

Toyota confirms new Auris will be built in the UK

United Kingdom (STL.News) International confidence in the UK’s automotive sector was bolstered today (Wednesday 28 February)…

It’s time for UK citizens to start planning your royal wedding celebrations

Holding a street party is a great way to get together with your neighbours to celebrate…

Welsh Secretary announces trade & investment visit to New York, New Jersey & Philadelphia

Wales-USA relationship celebrated through Secretary of State for Wales trade mission LONDON (STL.News) A three-day trade…

UK Foreign Secretary holds talks with Aung San Suu Kyi

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held talks with Burmese State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on…

Food & drink export sales soar in Brexit boost

UK (STL.News) Overseas sales of UK food and drink continued to soar last year, with record…

At African Union Summit, Guterres lauds strong AU-UN partnership, outlines areas for more cooperation

(STL.News) Hailing the partnership between Africa and the United Nations as “solid, and grounded on sound…

James Mattis Calls United States, Vietnam ‘Like-Minded Partners’

WASHINGTON DC (STL.News) The United States and Vietnam are “like-minded partners” that have a forward-looking relationship, Defense…

Government of Canada helps the Canadian Muslim Association protect themselves from hate-motivated crimes

Montreal, Quebec/December 20, 2017 (STL.News) Today, the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, on behalf…

UNICEF: Vaccines cargo to blockaded Yemen can’t be one-off

AMMAN, Jordan/November 26, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The U.N. child agency said Sunday that it has flown…

Pakistan TV: Army summoned to disperse Islamist protesters

ISLAMABAD/November 25, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Pakistan called in the army to restore order on Saturday, hours…

Four peacekeepers killed in two deadly attacks against UN mission in Mali

November 24, 2017 (STL.News) – Four United Nations peacekeepers and a member of the Malian armed…

60,000 join far-right march on Poland’s Independence Day

WARSAW, Poland/November 11, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Tens of thousands of nationalists marched in a demonstration organized…

Billionaire prince among dozens arrested in Saudi sweep

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia/November 5, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Saudi Arabia has arrested dozens of princes, senior military…

Death toll from blast in Somalia’s capital rises to 189

MOGADISHU, Somalia/October 15, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The death toll from the most powerful bomb blast witnessed…

Mexico tallying the economic cost of big earthquake

MEXICO CITY/September 26, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Mexican government officials are tallying up the economic losses of…

BRICS countries meet to map path to increase their roles

XIAMEN, China/September 3, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A summit of five major developing countries will open Monday…

Thousands in Barcelona march shouting “I’m not afraid!”

BARCELONA, Spain/August 26, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Hundreds of thousands of peace marchers flooded the heart of…

The Latest: Kenya raids offices of group critical of polls

NAIROBI, Kenya/August 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the reactions to Kenya‘s elections (all times…

Kenyan opposition leader urges followers to skip work Monday

NAIROBI, Kenya/August 13, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga urged his supporters to skip…

Russia says Syrian government doubled territory it controls

BEIRUT/August 13, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Syrian government has increased the size of the territory under…

Devoutly Catholic Guam celebrates Mass amid N. Korea threat

TUMON, Guam/August 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Across Guam — where nearly everyone is Roman Catholic —…

Death toll rises amid Kenya’s rioting over disputed vote

NAIROBI, Kenya/August 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — In an escalation of Kenya‘s deadly election violence, police on…

Submarine owner detained over journalist’s disappearance

COPENHAGEN, Denmark/August 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A Danish court ordered the owner of an amateur-built submarine…

The Latest: Kenya official sees 9 bodies with gunshot wounds

NAIROBI, Kenya/August 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on Kenya‘s election (all times local): 3:35 p.m.…

Asian stocks slump on profit-taking amid US-NKorea tensions

SEOUL, South Korea/August 11, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Asian stock markets slumped Friday following overnight losses on…

Venezuela troops quash anti-Maduro attack on military base

VALENCIA, Venezuela/August 6, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Soldiers battled for three hours Sunday morning against a small…

Pakistan: Ahead of PM vote, Islamabad crowds root for Khan

ISLAMABAD/July 30, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Pakistan’s parliament will meet Tuesday to elect a new prime minister…