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War in Ukraine - Military
9/7/2022 10:58:55 AM
North Korea is apparently moving to sell millions of rockets and artillery shells _ many of them likely from its old stock _ to its Cold War ally Russia.

World - International
9/6/2022 6:20:04 PM
Liz Truss, a onetime accountant who has served in Parliament for the past 12 years, became Britain's prime minister on Tuesday after Queen Elizabeth II formally asked her to form a government.

War in Ukraine - Economy
9/4/2022 10:44:29 AM
Capping the price of Russian oil, an approach G7 members said Friday they want to pursue "urgently," would be an unprecedented move and one which some analysts say could backfire.

War in Ukraine - Military
9/2/2022 4:39:24 PM
As Ukrainian forces fight a late-summer counterattack to wrest the southern province of Kherson from Russian control, Russian President Vladimir Putin is learning a lesson that many political leaders have learned before: War is often much longer and costlier than anticipated.

World - Africa
9/1/2022 3:24:48 PM
The northern Ethiopian region of Tigray erupted in violence nearly two years ago when Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed sent in troops to topple a rebel movement he accused of attacking federal army bases.

World - Region
8/30/2022 8:14:18 PM
Iraq's long-running power struggle between rival Shia camps devolved into bloody street violence this week, the culmination of months of simmering tensions and a political vacuum.

Egypt - Urban & Transport
8/29/2022 10:19:01 PM
A consortium of Egyptian companies – under the supervision of the Egyptian government – started construction of Tanzania’s Julius Nyerere Hydroelectric Power Project (JNHPP) in 2019.

Egypt - Urban & Transport
8/24/2022 5:31:38 PM
The Egyptian Ministry of Transportation has been building the Bashteel Railway Station in Giza governorate since 2020, with the aim of serving passengers travelling to and from Upper Egypt.

War in Ukraine - Military
8/15/2022 4:32:43 PM
Satellites owned by private companies have played an unexpectedly important role in the war in Ukraine. For example, in early August 2022, images from the private satellite company Planet Labs showed that a recent attack on a Russian military base in Crimea caused more damage than Russia had suggested in public reports.

World - International
8/10/2022 9:20:39 PM
Since May, nearly 90 countries have reported more than 31,000 cases of monkeypox.

Egypt - Urban & Transport
8/9/2022 7:15:37 PM
Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly revealed on Tuesday the government’s plan to reduce and rationalise energy and water consumption nationwide amidst the global energy crisis.

World - Africa
8/6/2022 11:58:30 AM
Kenyans vote Tuesday to choose a successor to President Uhuru Kenyatta. The race is close and could go to a runoff for the first time.

World - International
8/4/2022 11:29:37 AM
China is staging live-fire military drills in six self-declared zones surrounding Taiwan in response to a visit by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to the island Beijing claims as its own territory.

World - International
8/2/2022 3:44:15 AM
A U.S. drone strike in Afghanistan this weekend killed Ayman al-Zawahri, who helped Osama bin Laden plot the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States and ensured al-Qaida survived and spread in the years after.

World - Region
7/28/2022 9:34:00 PM
The followers of the influential populist Shia cleric came by the thousands to storm Iraq's parliament. Just as quickly, the protesters dispersed at his command.

Business - Economy
7/26/2022 9:14:27 PM
By one common definition, the US economy is on the cusp of a recession. Yet that definition isn't the one that counts.

World - Region
7/22/2022 7:09:00 PM
After artillery bombardment killed nine people in Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region, Baghdad called for a withdrawal of Turkish forces and said Ankara should handle its "domestic problems" with PKK rebels far from Iraq's borders.

War in Ukraine - Economy
7/20/2022 8:16:55 PM
Europe faced an energy crisis even before the Nord Stream 1 pipeline from Russia to Germany went offline for regular maintenance.

World - International
7/18/2022 9:01:07 PM
Much of Italy was calling Monday for the blood of the Five Star Movement, accusing the populist party of torpedoing Prime Minister Mario Draghi's government in a bid to save itself from oblivion.

War in Ukraine - Economy
7/17/2022 11:25:04 AM
The euro's plunge against the dollar, triggered by the Ukraine war and mounting risks to the EU economy, has driven the two currencies to parity for the first time in two decades.

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