Spanish rescuers have picked up nearly 800 migrants trying the cross the Mediterranean Sea into the European Union over the past two days.
Coast Guard boats pulled people off of dangerously overcrowded vessels from the Straits of Gibraltar and the … » Read more
The United States is expressing deep concern about the direction of the peace process in South Sudan, saying President Salva Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar “have not demonstrated the leadership required to bring genuine peace and accountable governance” to … » Read more
BEIRUT, Lebanon has for decades struggled with daily power cuts that leave residents sweating through their shirts summer after sticky summer.
The bankrupt national power company, unable to build new power plants, has been buying electricity from Turkish barges docked … » Read more