Eraldo Peres and Sarah Dilorenzo, Associated Press | Posted
May 25th - 8:48am
Brazil's president on Thursday cancelled an order to deploy the military to the streets of the capital after criticism that the move was excessive and merely an effort to hold onto power amid increasing calls for his resignation.
Menelaos Hadjicostis, Associated Press | Posted
May 25th - 8:47am
The rival leaders of ethnically divided Cyprus are still "far apart" on holding a final peace summit next month that would aim for an overall deal reunifying the island as a federation, a United Nations envoy said Thursday.
Former President Barack Obama has appeared in a video alongside German Chancellor Merkel and the Archbishop of Canterbury condemning the deadly attack on a concert in Manchester. Obama is in Berlin for a religious conference. He said in the video, posted by Merkel spokesman Steffen Seibert, that "I'm heartbroken by the extraordinary tragedy that's occurred in Manchester."
Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace, Associated Press | Posted
May 25th - 8:20am
President Donald Trump opened meetings with European Union leaders Thursday against the backdrop of striking anger from Britain over intelligence leaks and a decision by Manchester police to withhold information from the United States about the investigation into this week's bombing.
Aid deliveries across front lines in war-torn Syria have significantly stepped up, compared to earlier years of the now 6-year-old conflict, the president of the International Committee of the Red Cross said in a statement Thursday.
A senior French official says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will look into the case of a French photographer who was taken into custody in Turkey and started a hunger strike to protest his detention.