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MUNICH | Merkel urges China to join disarmament efforts

MUNICH (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling on China to join international disarmament negotiations after the collapse of a Cold War-era treaty on nuclear weapons in Europe. The U.S. earlier this month announced that it was pulling out of the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, accusing Russia of violating it. Moscow followed suit, … Continue reading MUNICH | Merkel urges China to join disarmament efforts

BEIRUT | Lebanon to complain to UN over Israel building border wall

BEIRUT — Jan 11, 2019—Lebanon’s state-run National News Agency says the country’s foreign minister has asked Beirut’s representative at the U.N. Security Council to file a complaint over Israel’s building of a wall along their shared border. The agency quoted on Friday Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil as calling the Israeli move a violation of a … Continue reading BEIRUT | Lebanon to complain to UN over Israel building border wall