US President Donald Trump’s decision to agree to negotiations with North Korea over the future of its nuclear programme is fraught with risk – and failure could make war “unavoidable”, a foreign policy expert has warned.
FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron spoke to Vladimir Putin by telephone on Monday to congratulate the Russian leader over his landslide victory in the presidential election, the Elysée Palace said in a statement.
IN a signal that China is panicking about the possibility of a damaging trade war with the United States, the country’s Premier and top economist Li Keqiang has said the country could be willing to open its doors to foreign investors.
VLADIMIR PUTIN’S “dirty election campaign” has been slammed by his opponents that warned he is steering Russia into a “dangerous abyss” after securing another six years in power on Sunday, it has emerged.
NICOLAS Sarkozy, former French President, is in police custody as part of an ongoing investigation into campaign financing. Mr Sarkozy is being questioned by officers in connection with an investigation into "irregularities" in election campaign financing, according to court sources.
NORTH Korea is on alert after Donald Trump confirmed mass military drills with South Korea will take place at the beginning of April after delays during the Winter Olympics, the US Department of Defence stated.
Russia will soon expel British diplomats in retaliation for Britain’s decision to kick out 23 Russian envoys over a chemical attack on a former Russian double agent, foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday. In London, foreign secretary Boris Johnson ratcheted up the rhetoric against Russia, accusing it of glorying in the attack on Sergei Skripal, which he described as a way of scaring anyone who stood up to President Vladimir Putin. Britain says Russia is responsible for the poisoning with a Soviet-era ‘Novichok’ nerve agent of Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33. They were found unconscious on March 4 in the city of Salisbury in southern...