Catalan Leader Calls For Region's Independence As…

President of Catalonia Quim Torra wants the region to split from Spain by the end of 2021.

U.K., EU Agree On Outline Brexit Deal, But It…

If a majority of British parliament members don't approve the deal by Saturday, Johnson will be required by law to request another Brexit extension.

U.S. Economic Sanctions Unlikely To Deter Turkish…

Analysts say Turkey is willing to face economic consequences to continue its offensive in Syria.

Erdoğan Says He Will Meet With Pence In Turkey T…

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan had previously said he would only meet with President Donald Trump.

Hong Kong Leader Forced To Abandon Speech After…

Wednesday was the first time Hong Kong's Legislative Council had met for a regular session since protesters stormed the building back in July.

London Bans All Protests Linked To Climate Group…

The Metropolitan Police Service said protesters were made aware of the new changes, but that didn't stop them from demonstrating anyway.

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Russian Troops Move Into Syria After U.S. Troops…

The Kremlin has been a crucial military ally for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for years.

EU Countries Ban Arms Sales To Turkey

Other EU countries joined France and Germany in banning arms sales to Turkey in response to military offensive in northern Syria.

North Korea Hosts Historic Inter-Korean World Cup…

It's the first time the two countries have faced off for a men's soccer match on a North Korean field in almost three decades.

Former UN Ambassador: Abandoning Kurds Is…

"To say that the Kurds are our allies really does them no justice. They were our ground force," says former U.N. Ambassador Samantha Power.

New Zealand To Create Unit To Tackle Online…

​Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the new team will focus on "targeting and disrupting violent extremist content across our digital channels."

Trump Administration Preparing To Impose…

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says he's just awaiting President Trump's signoff.

Spain's Supreme Court Sentences Catalan…

Spain's Supreme Court handed down the sentences Monday after finding the former leaders guilty of sedition.

Rescue Crews In Japan Search For Survivors…

Japanese broadcaster NHK says the typhoon killed at least 49 people and injured more than 200 others.

Syrian Army To Help Kurds Fight Turkey In…

Announcement of the Syrian government's move to assist Kurdish forces comes just days after the U.S. said it would not get involved in the conflict.

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China's President Issues Blanket Threat Amid More…

Chinese President Xi Jinping said any attempt to divide China "will end in crushed bodies and shattered bones."

Millions Evacuate As Typhoon Strikes Japan…

​Local media reports the storm has left at least 33 people dead, 100 injured and 19 missing.

U.S. And China Agree On The Outlines Of A Partial…

President Donald Trump met with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He on Friday.

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Awarded Nobel…

​The Nobel Committee awarded Abiy the Prize "in particular ​for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighboring Eritrea."

U.S. Sending Additional Troops To Saudi Arabia

The Department of Defense said it approved the additional troops at the request of U.S. Central Command.

Singapore Won't Allow Ads For High-Sugar Drinks

Singapore's government says the new measures are part of the country's efforts to encourage healthier behaviors.

U.K. And Ireland 'See A Pathway' To A Possible…

Time is running out for the United Kingdom to reach a Brexit deal.

Turkey's Plan For A Syrian 'Safe Zone' Might…

Civilians were caught in the crossfire as soon as the Turkish offensive began, and hundreds of thousands are expected to flee because of the fighting.

Who Are The Kurdish People?

The Kurds are mostly Sunni Muslims who share a common language, customs and cultural traditions. But they don't share a nationality.

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North Korea May Reverse Steps It's Taken To…

During a meeting at the U.N. Security Council earlier this week, some EU countries called on North Korea to get rid of all its nuclear weapons in a

2 Killed During Attempted Attack On German…

Authorities said the shooting suspect was in custody.

Citing Cash Shortage, U.N. Says It May Not Meet…

General Secretary Antonio Guterres says the U.N. could run out of cash by the end of October without timely payments from member states.