Algerian demonstrators rejected a call for dialogue by the country’s new president, insisting on a month-long protest movement’s demands for sweeping reforms in the North African country.
The Trump administration has a very clear position on Pakistan and wants Islamabad to take immediate, sustained and irreversible action on reining in terror groups and to ensure that its soil is not used for terrorism, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said, a day after the conclusion of the second India-US 2+2 dialogue. Continue Reading
Mexico’s National Guard said seven gunmen and one of its officers died in a shootout in the north-central state of Guanajuato. Continue Reading
The US Senate voted to slap sanctions on companies working on Russia”s Nord Stream pipeline, sending a bill to President Donald Trump that is sure to antagonise European nations counting on the project”s natural gas.