President Donald Trump has arrived at the G-7 summit of wealthy nations in Sicily. Trump says on Twitter shortly after arriving that he's getting "ready to engage" his fellow G-7 leaders "on many issues including economic growth, terrorism, and security." He's also touting the trip so far, saying he "made and saved the USA many billions of dollars and millions of jobs."
Polish prosecutors who are investigating whether the 2010 plane crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski and 95 others have sent samples from the plane for laboratory tests in Britain to help them determine whether an explosion caused the disaster.
Indonesian police arrested three suspected militants Friday for their alleged involvement in twin suicide bombings that killed three people in Jakarta, while the Islamic State group claimed it was responsible for the attack.
Rodney Muhumuza, Associated Press | Posted
May 26th - 3:52am
Dozens of human rights watchdogs and lawyers on Friday urged Uganda's government to allow an independent investigation into killings by security forces during violent clashes with a tribal kingdom last year that left over 100 dead.
Christopher Bodeen, Associated Press | Posted
May 26th - 2:53am
Chinese officials have told the U.S. that they've tightened inspections and policing along the border with North Korea as part of U.N. sanctions aimed at halting Pyongyang's nuclear and missile activities, the top U.S. diplomat for East Asia said Friday.
Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press | Posted
May 26th - 2:20am
South Korea will allow a civic group to contact North Korea over help in fighting malaria, the first government approval on cross-border civilian exchanges since North Korea's fourth nuclear test in January 2016, officials said Friday.
Katy Daigle and Paisley Dodds, Associated Press | Posted
May 26th - 1:47am
When a Haitian teenager alleged that she had been raped and sodomized by a Sri Lankan peacekeeper, the government here dispatched a high-ranking general suspected of war crimes to lead the investigation.