WASHINGTON | US restores Iran sanctions lifted under Obama nuclear deal

WASHINGTON  — The Trump administration on Friday announced the reimposition of all U.S. sanctions on Iran…

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates | Pressured over missing writer, Saudi Arabia lashes out

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Saudi Arabia has threatened to retaliate for any sanctions imposed against it…

VATICAN CITY | Vatican defends pope against ‘blasphemous’ cover-up claims’

VATICAN CITY— A top Vatican cardinal issued a scathing rebuke Sunday of the ambassador who accused…

JOHANNESBURG | Somalia says ‘no’ to al-Shabab defector’s run for office

JOHANNESBURG— Somalia’s government has issued a sharp “no” to the candidacy of a high-level al-Shabab defector…

VATICAN CITY | Sex abuse scandal: Pope seeks prayers to fight ‘devil’

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis asked Saturday for daily prayers to protect the Catholic Church from…

VATICAN CITY | Pope’s alleged cover-up pivots on when, if sanctions imposed

VATICAN CITY — The archbishop of Washington on Monday “categorically denied” ever being informed that his…