World news

bg
China's Xi Lays Out Vision for a World Without a Single Dominant Power

China's Xi Lays Out Vision for a World Without a Single...

In a high-profile speech, the Chinese leader rejected “unilateralism pursued by...

bg
Satellite Images Show Russia's Expanding Ukraine Buildup

Satellite Images Show Russia's Expanding Ukraine Buildup

Russia has moved warplanes to Crimea and bases near Ukraine to an extent greater...

bg
A Covid-19 Lesson From Countries With Rapid Vaccine Rollouts

A Covid-19 Lesson From Countries With Rapid Vaccine Rollouts

Israel, the U.K. and Chile have different experiences after success with quickly...

bg
Chad's President Dies After Battle With Rebels, Military Says

Chad's President Dies After Battle With Rebels, Military...

The death of autocratic leader Idriss Déby plunges the strategic West African Sahel...

bg
Russia Strikes Islamic State in Syria as Insurgency Gains Ground

Russia Strikes Islamic State in Syria as Insurgency Gains...

Russia unleashed airstrikes that it said killed as many as 200 militants in Syria...

bg
India's Capital Locks Down as Healthcare System Reaches Its Limits

India's Capital Locks Down as Healthcare System Reaches...

India imposed a lockdown on its capital city and said it would expand its vaccination...

bg
Vaccinations Slow in Poorer Nations, Posing Global Risks

Vaccinations Slow in Poorer Nations, Posing Global Risks

Efforts to vaccinate the poorest countries against Covid-19 have slowed to a trickle,...

bg
Navalny Hospitalized Three Weeks Into Hunger Strike

Navalny Hospitalized Three Weeks Into Hunger Strike

Jailed Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny was hospitalized weeks after...

bg
NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Makes Historic First Flight on Mars

NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Makes Historic First Flight...

NASA’s Mars Ingenuity helicopter made history early Monday when the small but intrepid...

bg
Emboldened by Biden, Europeans Harden Line on Russia

Emboldened by Biden, Europeans Harden Line on Russia

As the Kremlin threatens Ukraine and Russia’s main opposition leader’s health deteriorates,...

bg
U.S. and China Discuss Enhancing Beijing's Climate Commitments

U.S. and China Discuss Enhancing Beijing's Climate Commitments

The world’s two biggest emitters of greenhouse gases said they would work together...

bg
Mexico Steps Up Detentions and Deportations of Migrants

Mexico Steps Up Detentions and Deportations of Migrants

The government of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has increased law enforcement...

bg
America's Longest War: A Visual History of 19 Years in Afghanistan

America's Longest War: A Visual History of 19 Years in...

A look back at a war that has run more than 19 years—longer than World War I, World...

bg
First Dose of Chinese Covid-19 Vaccine Offers Little Protection, Chile Learns

First Dose of Chinese Covid-19 Vaccine Offers Little Protection,...

The country vaccinated at a record clip with shots developed by China’s Sinovac,...

bg
Russian Opposition Plans Protests Amid Navalny Health Concerns

Russian Opposition Plans Protests Amid Navalny Health Concerns

The jailed activist’s team called for rallies to be held across the country for...

bg
Queen Elizabeth Shows No Signs of Letting Up

Queen Elizabeth Shows No Signs of Letting Up

The monarch, who turns 95 this week, has continued to work as she has undertaken...