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National flags of Russia and the U.S. fly at Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow, Russia April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Assad hits a wall in Syrian war as front lines harden – analysis

By Tom Perry and Suleiman Al-Khalidi

BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) – President Bashar al-Assad’s assault in the northwest has been met with (More…)

Exclusive: New chemical weapons team to launch first Syria investigations

By Anthony Deutsch

THE HAGUE (Reuters) – A new team established by the global chemical weapons watchdog to attribute blame (More…)

Trump accuses Iran of secret nuclear enrichment, says sanctions to be cranked up ‘substantially’

By Doina Chiacu and Francois Murphy

WASHINGTON/VIENNA (Reuters) – President Donald Trump accused Iran on Wednesday of secretly enriching uranium (More…)

Soviet sub that sank off Norway in 1989 still emitting radiation

By Gwladys Fouche

OSLO (Reuters) – A Soviet nuclear submarine which sank off Norway in 1989 is still emitting radiation, (More…)

European Court says Russia not facing up to domestic abuse problem

By Tom Balmforth

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia failed to protect a woman from repeated acts of violence by her former (More…)

Determined to reach Europe, migrants defy Moroccan crackdown

By Ahmed Eljechtimi and Ulf Laessing

TANGIER, Morocco (Reuters) – Senegalese migrant Ismail, 26, is back in the forests around (More…)

‘They want to kill you’: Anger at Syrians erupts in Istanbul

By Sarah Dadouch

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – At 2 am, one Saturday night, Syrian brothers Mustafa and Ahmed were at home (More…)

Freed Australian denies North Korean spy charges, says no plans to return

By Josh Smith

SEOUL (Reuters) – The Australian student released last week after being detained in North Korea said on (More…)

U.S. billionaire Ross Perot, who shook up presidential politics in the 1990s, dead at 89

By Bill Trott

(Reuters) – H. Ross Perot, the feisty Texas technology billionaire who rattled U.S. politics with two independent (More…)

U.S., China to relaunch talks with little changed since deal fell apart

By David Lawder and Chris Prentice

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The United States and China are set to relaunch trade (More…)