Brazil will pull out of a United Nations pact on dealing with rising migration, the incoming foreign relations minister said, joining the United States and a growing number of countries in rejecting the agreement.
Bulgaria will not join a United Nations accord on regulating the treatment of migrants worldwide and would not attend the conference marking its formal adoption in Morocco next week, its government decided on Wednesday.
Australia’s competition watchdog on Monday recommended tougher scrutiny and a new regulatory body to check the dominance of tech giants Facebook Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google in the country’s online advertising and news markets.
Japanese prosecutors Monday formally charged Carlos Ghosn with financial misconduct for under-reporting his salary and also served him a fresh warrant on separate allegations, meaning the tycoon will likely spend Christmas in a cell.
The Kremlin on Tuesday rejected US criticism of Russian military flights to Venezuela, saying it had been inappropriate and wrong for US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to condemn the flight of two nuclear-capable strategic bombers to Caracas.