The US and Saudi Arabia said they agreed to end US refueling of Saudi aircraft bombing Yemen as Riyadh-backed forces pushed a renewed offensive to capture the strategic port city of Hodeida despite warnings of a humanitarian catastrophe.
French President Emmanuel Macron used an address to world leaders gathered in Paris for Armistice commemorations on Sunday to send a stern message about the dangers of nationalism, calling it a betrayal of moral values.
South Korea and the United States on Monday resumed small-scale military training that was indefinitely suspended following a summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
British charity Oxfam said some of its aid projects in Yemen have been repeatedly hit by Saudi-led airstrikes, accusing Britain of an “irresponsible and incoherent” policy in the country by continuing to sell arms to the Saudis.
US President Donald Trump and France’s Emmanuel Macron agreed on Saturday on the need for more European defense spending, papering over an earlier Trump tweet that had described Macron’s call for a European army as “very insulting”.
Amnesty International stripped Aung San Suu Kyi, the Myanmar leader, of its top award over indifference to atrocities committed against Rohingya Muslims, doubling down on support for the civilian leader in the face of global ire.