Venezuela Crisis: Washington is to Use Colombian Militants to Topple Maduro

Political turmoil and large-scale wave of protests hit Venezuela this year as the result of the discontent with state leaders’ policy, deficiency of essentials and a mass population impoverishment...

Russia fully restores its presence in the Arctic

Russia has fully restored its presence in the strategic areas of the Arctic Ocean by creating a special force in the Arctic, the chief of the General Staff, Valery...

U.S. Hires Company With K.G.B. Link to Guard Moscow Embassy

MOSCOW — When President Vladimir V. Putin in July ordered American diplomatic missions in Russia to slash their staff by 755 employees, the State Department said it would need...

Turkish hackers attacked websites of state institutions of Germany and the Netherlands

A number of state institutions, political parties and commercial organizations websites of Germany and the Netherlands were defaced by Turkish hackers in response to "aggressive and anti-democratic actions of...

Iran, Italy, Roy Moore: Your Tuesday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: • A magnitude-7.3 earthquake left at least 445 people dead and thousands injured in...

Bank of England Raises Rates for First Time in a Decade

LONDON — The Bank of England raised its main interest rate on Thursday for the first time in a decade, joining its central bank peers in rolling back stimulus...

Trump to Asia: Unite on North Korea, but Go It Alone on Trade

DANANG, Vietnam — President Trump has issued two starkly contradictory calls on his trip to Asia this past week: The nations of the world must rally behind the United...

Signs of Russian Meddling in ‘Brexit’ Referendum

LONDON — More than 150,000 Russian-language Twitter accounts posted tens of thousands of messages in English urging Britain to leave the European Union in the days before last year’s...

Republican Party, Donald Trump, Tax Reform: Your Friday Briefing

Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: • Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s leader, visited Rakhine State for the first time since the country’s military unleashed a campaign of...

In Brexit-Era London, a Mosque Sits Between Two Types of Hate

LONDON — Behind a glass door inside Al Madina Mosque, Ashfaq Siddique stands at ramrod attention, his eyes darting. He is the mosque’s guiding spirit. He is also a...