World News of the Week – November 20 to November 26, 2017

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Iranian President Rouhani, Russian President Putin, and Turkish President Erdogan meet in Sochi, Russia (via Reuters)

In Brief: 305 killed in attack on mosque in Egypt; Zimbabwe’s President resigns after 37 years in power, Vice-President sworn-in as President; Suicide bomber kills at least 50 at mosque in Nigeria; U.S. cuts off arms supply to Kurds in Syria; Lebanese PM rescinds resignation; Hundreds arrested in Turkey as post-coup crackdown continues; Turkey, Iran, and Russia agree to political solution in Syria; Assad meets Putin in Russia; Germany’s Merkel agrees to coalition with Social Democrats; Chechen leader announces intention to step aside; Russian air-strike kills dozens of civilians in Eastern Syria.

Egypt

Zimbabwe

Nigeria

Syria

Kenya

Myanmar

North Korea

India

Japan

Libya

Afghanistan

Italy

Lebanon

Pakistan

Spain

Turkey

China

Mexico

New Zealand

Vietnam

Australia

Poland

Iraq

Ghana

Cambodia

Saudi Arabia

United States of America

Uganda

Russia

United Kingdom

Ukraine

Somalia

Philippines

Germany

Iran

Angola

Colombia

Bosnia

Denmark

Georgia

Yemen

Palestine

Papua New Guinea

Sudan

France

Mali

South Sudan

Chad

Rwanda

Ireland

Kosovo

Thailand

Bangladesh

Algeria

Indonesia

Honduras

Romania

Central African Republic

Nepal

Israel

Greece

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World News of the Week – November 13 to November 19, 2017

 

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Lebanese PM Hariri meets with French President Macron in Paris (via Reuters)

 

In Brief: Lebanese PM leaves Saudi Arabia, meets with Macron; Zimbabwe President Mugabe refuses to resign despite military coup; Humanitarian crisis intensifies in Yemen as Saudi blockade continues; Argentinian Navy loses contact with submarine carrying 44 crew; Australians overwhelmingly vote to support same-sex marriage; Senior Chinese diplomat visits North Korea; German Chancellor Merkel 4th term in doubt as coalition talks collapse; Russia vetoes U.N. investigation into Syria’s chemical weapons; Conservative billionaire wins 1st round of presidential election.

Lebanon

Zimbabwe

Yemen

Pakistan

Syria

Iran

Somalia

Congo

Australia

Spain

Romania

North Korea

China

Egypt

South Africa

United Kingdom

Peru

Kenya

Myanmar

Japan

United States of America

Afghanistan

Nigeria

Venezuela

Russia

Israel

France

Greece

Macedonia

Indonesia

Switerzland

Cambodia

Sri Lanka

Ecuador

Libya

Liberia

Tanzania

Angola

Palestine

Vatican

Turkey

Thailand

India

Sudan

Argentina

Serbia

Italy

Iraq

Bulgaria

Poland

Cameroon

Germany

Chile

Algeria

Morocco

Norway

Singapore

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World News of the Week – November 6 to November 12, 2017

 

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APEC Summit Family Photo in Da Nang, Vietnam (via APEC)

 

In Brief:  Trump meets with Asian leaders on 12-day trip; Massive earthquake kills many near Iraq/Iran border; Lebanon in crisis as PM remains in Saudi Arabia; Syria declares victory against ISIS; NATO sends more troops to Afghanistan; Israeli PM questioned by police for 5th time; Famine continues in South Sudan and Yemen; Macron visits Saudi Arabia amid crackdown; Slovenian President re-elected in narrow victory.

United States of America

Yemen

Iran

Lebanon

South Korea

Sri Lanka

Saudi Arabia

Nigeria

Egypt

United Kingdom

Syria

Thailand

Afghanistan

Israel

Kenya

South Sudan

Myanmar

Liberia

France

Zimbabwe

Argentina

Turkey

Philippines

India

Greece

Pakistan

Cambodia

Spain

Vietnam

Italy

Venezuela

China

Palestine

Cameroon

Australia

Russia

Burundi

Brazil

Colombia

Somalia

United Arab Emirates

Iraq

Slovenia

Central African Republic

Libya

Guatemala

Costa Rica

Poland

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World News of the Week – October 30 to November 5, 2017

 

Russian President Putin visits Iranian President Rouhani in Tehran (AP)

 

In Brief: ISIS sympathizer attacks New York City; Spain issues international arrest warrant for Catalonia’s leader; Dozens of well-known Saudi princes arrested; Trump begins Asia tour; Kenyan President re-elected in controversial re-run; Lebanese PM resigns; Turkey and Kurds continue deadly feud; Putin and Rouhani express support for a nuclear deal.

USA

Spain

Syria

Italy

Pakistan

Iran

Afghanistan

Germany

Libya

Mali

Argentina

Bahrain

Iraq

Finland

Cyprus

United Kingdom

Cuba

Kenya

Palestine

Colombia

Greece

Mexico

Czech Republic

Lebanon

Nigeria

North Korea

Serbia

Philippines

Indonesia

Saudi Arabia

Russia

Cameroon

Congo

Liberia

Tanzania

Myanmar

Yemen

Zimbabwe

Eritrea

Niger

Ecuador

Australia

Malaysia

Vietnam

Tunisia

Japan

South Africa

Netherlands

Turkey

China

France

Ethiopia

Croatia

Iceland

Somalia

Canada

Venezuela

Romania

Austria

South Korea

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