Courts in Turkey have handed down life sentences to a total of 2,327 defendants, including senior military officers, on charges of involvement in the failed July 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has formally expressed support for Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam, saying he has a “high degree of trust” in her to handle anti-government unrest in the semi-autonomous Chinese city.
At least two people have died and six others were injured in clashes between supporters and opponents of Bolivian President Evo Morales following his disputed election victory earlier this month, the government said Wednesday.
US President Donald Trump was greeted with boos and a smattering of chants of 'Lock him up!' when he appeared on screen at the World Series in Washington on Sunday (October 27), even as he celebrated one of the biggest wins of his administration.
Argentina's Peronists swept back into power on Sunday (October 27), ousting conservative president Mauricio Macri in an election result that shifts Latin America's No. 3 economy firmly back toward the left after it was battered by economic crisis.
US Representative Tulsi Gabbard, a Democratic White House contender, has announced that she is “fully committed to my offer to serve” as president of the United States and said that she will not seek reelection to Congress.
Thousands took to the streets of Guinea on Thursday in the largest of a series of protests over a suspected effort by President Alpha Conde to seek a third term that have led to the jailing of a dozen opposition campaigners and politicians.
President Bashar al-Assad of Syria has described the defeating of the Takfiri terrorists holed up in Idlib as the key to ending the eight-year war gripping the country as he visited troops deployed to the frontline against the terrorists in the northwestern province.
Chile's president declared a state of emergency in Santiago Friday night and gave the military responsibility for security after a day of violent protests over an increase in the price of metro tickets.
The United Nations (UN)’s human rights office has censured Egypt for detaining prominent dissidents following unprecedented protests against President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, calling for their release after they were allegedly subjected to torture by security forces.