Search results for: tillerson slams crisis commencement Add as filter

BBC News /
Migrant crisis: Libya opposes EU plan for centres, says minister

Assessment centres outside the EU are not acceptable, the foreign minister tells Austrian media.

BBC News /
The Venezuelans making a new life in Brazil

Thousands of Venezuelans have fled to Brazil, trying to escape their country’s crisis.

NY Times /
Teenagers, Forget Engineering. Your Future Is Craft.

Fendi attempts to address the Italian national youth unemployment crisis by luring a new generation into becoming traditional artisans.

Trump to meet with Pompeo as Khashoggi crisis engulfs White House

President Donald Trump will meet Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday as the White House struggles to contain a spiraling crisis over a ...

NY Times /
Trump Jumps to the Defense of Saudi Arabia in Khashoggi Case

President Trump accused Saudi Arabia’s critics of presuming guilt, as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Saudi leaders in Riyadh to help defuse ...

VoA /
Washington Has Stood by Riyadh through Multiple Crises

The kingdom of Saudi Arabia has enjoyed the ultimate protected status from the United States throughout its short history. Riyadh has had a special ...

Top words for World
Create your own
Word Cloud
From 'gay plague' to 'test and treat': How America's AIDS crisis shifted over 40 years

From Reagan’s press secretary laughing about the AIDs crisis to the activist group ACT UP shutting down the FDA, we look back at the early days of the epidemic.

Washington Post /
Saudi Arabia forcefully rejects ‘threats’ over Khashoggi disappearance as international crisis simmers 

The Washington Post columnist has not been seen since entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul this month.

VoA /
Newly Freed Pastor Meets Trump

An American pastor, just after being freed by Turkey following two years in detention, knelt next to the U.S. president in the Oval Office on Saturday afternoon and prayed for Donald Trump to be given "supernatural wisdom." Andrew Brunson, an evangelical Christian, also expressed his appreciation for the strong pressure by the U.S. government on ... /
In post-Mugabe era, new Zimbabwe president facing chaotic economic situation

A financial crisis in Zimbabwe is setting off fears that basic necessities like food, medicine and fuel are running out and that the daily shortages ...

VoA /
Trump to Host US Pastor Freed by Turkish Court

U.S. President Donald Trump said he will meet at the White House Saturday with American pastor Andrew Brunson, who returned to the U.S. after being ...

VoA /
American Pastor on Trial in Turkey

The trial of an American pastor whose detention has sparked a diplomatic standoff between Ankara and Washington resumed Friday in Turkey. Speculation has been growing that Turkey could allow Andrew Brunson to return to the United States, ending ...

BBC News /
Zimbabwe currency crisis: No cash, no bread, no KFC

A deepening unease is settling over Zimbabwe as the country's fragile local currency loses value at alarming speed.

Washington Post /
Turkey agrees to Saudi request to jointly investigate Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance  

The development suggests the Saudi leadership may be looking for an exit from the crisis as international pressure grows.

VoA /
Hurricane Michael Slams into Florida, Charges into Southeast

Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle with terrifying winds of 155 mph Wednesday, splintering homes and submerging neighborhoods before continuing its destructive charge inland across the Southeast. It was the most powerful hurricane ...

Jamal Khashoggi: A grisly mystery and a deepening crisis

A little over a week ago, a prominent Saudi journalist walked into the consulate general in Istanbul, intending to get paperwork that would allow him ...

VoA /
EU Security Chiefs, Sessions Hold Stadium Terrorism Drill

European security chiefs struggled over solutions to the migrant crisis and oversaw a simulated terrorist attack on a stadium Tuesday, with U.S. ...

VoA /
US Envoy to UN Nikki Haley Announces Resignation

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, is resigning. "It has been an honor of a lifetime," said Haley, sitting alongside President Donald Trump in the Oval Office where they announced her pending departure on Tuesday. "I'm not leaving until the end of the year." "We will miss you," Trump said to Haley. "You have done a ...

VoA /
Coke, Pepsi, Nestle Top Makers of Plastic Waste: Greenpeace

Drink companies Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Nestle were found to be the world's biggest producers of plastic trash, a report by environmental group Greenpeace said on Tuesday. Working with the Break Free From Plastic movement, Greenpeace said it orchestrated 239 plastic clean-ups in 42 countries around the world, which resulted in the audit of ...

BBC News /
Homeless in US: A deepening crisis on the streets of America

Rising living costs from a booming economy are forcing more people on to the streets of the West Coast.

VoA /
Pope OKs Study of Vatican Archives Into McCarrick Scandal

Pope Francis has authorized a “thorough study” of Vatican archives into how a prominent American cardinal advanced through church ranks despite ...

VoA /
VOA Interview: Pantho Rahaman, Channel i TV

VOA's Greta Van Susteren interviews Pantho Rahaman, who traveled to the U.S. from Bangladesh to cover the United Nations General Assembly's ...

VoA /
Maine Candidates Aim for Civility After Outgoing Firebrand Governor

Maine's outgoing firebrand Republican governor has railed on his perceived opponents with fury and gusto over an eight-year term marked by ...

VoA /
California Man Sues Vatican for Names of Abusers Worldwide

A California man who says he was sexually abused by a priest over decades ago is suing the Vatican, seeking the release of the names of all offenders ...

VoA /
Women Candidates Embrace a New Style

Gone are the days when women political candidates felt they had to imitate their male counterparts and downplay their femininity to win elections. “Women had to be seen as tough, tough on crime, tough if there was a war,” says New York-based reputation, crisis and culture consultant Davia Temin. “After all, you were going to be commander-in ...

NY Times /
Vatican, Shadowed by Crisis, Tries to Bring Young People Back Into Fold

In a first, a three-week Synod of Bishops will include young Catholics, But critics wonder if Pope Francis is ready to confront abuse more forcefully.

NY Times /
‘Better to Drown’: A Greek Refugee Camp’s Epidemic of Misery

Trauma, psychosis and suicide attempts have become common occurrences at Moria, a Greek island camp, where aid groups warn of a mental health crisis.

See More  
back to top