International / National Security

Sudan’s Bashir says protests will not lead to change in government

Sudan’s Bashir says protests will not lead to change in government

Published 14/01/2019

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir insisted on Monday that he would not step down after weeks of violent protests and calls for him [more…]

China says countries should end ‘fabrications’ about Huawei

China says countries should end ‘fabrications’ about Huawei

Published 14/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Monday urged countries to end “fabrications” about Huawei, after an official in Poland said his country could limit the use [more…]

Russia says disagreements still hamper peace deal with Japan

Russia says disagreements still hamper peace deal with Japan

Published 14/01/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia still has significant disagreements with Japan, which stand in the way of clinching a peace deal to end a decades-old territorial [more…]

Key Republican to ask FBI about report of Trump counterintelligence…

Key Republican to ask FBI about report of Trump counterintelligence…

Published 13/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican head of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee said on Sunday he plans to ask the FBI about a report it [more…]

Government shutdown breaks record, with no end in sight

Government shutdown breaks record, with no end in sight

Published 13/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A partial U.S. government shutdown over President Donald Trump’s demand for $5.7 billion to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border entered [more…]

House Democrats eye reported FBI probe of Trump

House Democrats eye reported FBI probe of Trump

Published 13/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. House of Representatives committee will look into a newspaper report that the FBI investigated whether President Donald Trump has been [more…]

Australian police investigate suspicious packages sent to…

Australian police investigate suspicious packages sent to…

Published 09/01/2019

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Police in Australia are investigating suspicious packages sent to a wide range of embassies and consulates on Wednesday, which officials said included [more…]

Train believed to be carrying North Korea’s Kim leaves Beijing

Train believed to be carrying North Korea’s Kim leaves Beijing

Published 09/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - A train believed to be carrying North Korean leader Kim Jong Un left a station in the Chinese capital on Wednesday, a [more…]

Pro-EU campaigners set out roadmap to second British referendum

Pro-EU campaigners set out roadmap to second British referendum

Published 09/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Pro-European Union campaigners in Britain have set out for the first time their preferred path for how parliament could force the government [more…]

House Democrats to test Republicans on Trump’s wall demand

House Democrats to test Republicans on Trump’s wall demand

Published 09/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As a partial U.S. government shutdown neared the three-week mark, Democrats on Wednesday were set to test Republicans’ resolve in backing President [more…]