Iran says US President Donald Trump’s anticipation that certain oil producers can fill the market gap created as a result of cutting off Iranian supplies is based on a “miscalculation” and that he had fallen into a trap that the same producers had created.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged North Korea to follow the example of Vietnam, saying President Donald Trump believed Pyongyang could replicate Hanoi’s path to normal relations with Washington and to prosperity.
Mexico's new President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he would pursue friend and foe alike in a crackdown on corruption after voters handed him a powerful mandate for government with a landslide election victory on Sunday.
US president Donald Trump has once again accused the European Union of taking advantage of America in trade, saying the era of “global freeloading” of the United States is over, escalating tensions between the Western allies.
North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un, who has traveled to the Chinese capital, was told by China's President Xi Jinping on Tuesday that Beijing is willing to play a positive role in the promotion of peace on the Korean Peninsula.
The head of Euroskeptic Lega Nord says the appointment of Carlo Cottarelli, a former senior director at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), as interim prime minister shows that Italy’s president is "with the bankers" not the people.
Italy’s president set the country on a path back to fresh elections on Monday, appointing a former International Monetary Fund official as interim prime minister with the task of planning for snap polls and to pass the next budget.
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has approved a controversial law against the online publications of inappropriate content, a move which critics say would enable the leadership in the Horn of Africa country to further tighten their grip on journalists and opposition activists.
The Islamic Republic of Iran and the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka signed four memoranda of understanding and one document on cultural exchanges in the presence of the presidents of the two countries on Sunday.