With the government mired in shutdown week four, President Donald Trump rejected a short-term legislative fix and dug in for more combat, declaring he would “never ever back down.”
Trump says solution to shutdown impasse ‘so simple’
Volume of Tehran-Erbil trade exchanges stands at $6b
Barzani: Without Iran, voice of Kurds wouldn’t reach anywhere
The UN food agency delivered emergency food and vouchers for over 9.5 million people in Yemen in December, just shy of its 10 million monthly target in the famine-threatened country, a spokesman said on Tuesday.
UN delivers food for 9.5 million in Yemen last month
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday he had discussed a safe zone which Turkey would set up inside Syria along the length of their border, during a phone call with US President Donald Trump which he described as positive.
Erdogan says Turkey to create Syria safe zone
US President Donald Trump privately said several times last year that he wanted to withdraw his country from the NATO, The New York Times reported.
NYT: Trump mulled withdrawing US from NATO
China has asked some of the country’s state-run companies to avoid business trips to the United States and its allies, and to take extra care to protect their devices if they need to travel, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.
China warns state firms to avoid travel to US - Bloomberg
Soldiers patrolled Zimbabwe city streets on Tuesday and confrontations with angry civilians threatened to boil over, as the government offered public workers more money a day after protests over a disintegrating economy turned deadly.
Soldiers patrol Zimbabwe streets after deadly protests
Nearly 80 percent of junior doctors across New Zealand walked off the job at public hospitals on Tuesday after a breakdown in union talks with the government over working conditions and wages.
Strike by thousands of junior New Zealand doctors cripples hospitals
An Australian state government on Tuesday announced plans to mechanically pump oxygen into lakes and rivers after hundreds of thousands of fish have died in heatwave conditions.
Australian state to pump oxygen into rivers as fish die

Page Generated in 0/1847 sec