The Latest: Turkey says troops captured Syrian border town

AKCAKALE, Turkey — The Latest on Turkey’s military offensive into northeastern Syria against Syrian Kurdish fighters (all times local): 11:25 […]

N. Korea threatens to resume nuke, long-range missile tests

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea is calling an outside condemnation of its weapons launches a “grave provocation” and threatening […]

The Latest: Australian PM worried IS may regroup in Syria

BEIRUT — The latest developments on Turkish offensive in Syria (all times local): 6 a.m. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison […]

UN meets on North Korea missile test which Europeans condemn

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council has discussed North Korea’s latest test of an underwater-launched ballistic missile and its […]

UN Security Council urges progress in South Sudan

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council says a peace deal in South Sudan signed a year ago is “a […]

North Korea criticizes upcoming UN Security Council meeting

UNITED NATIONS — North Korea is denouncing a scheduled U.N. Security Council discussion of its latest test of a submarine-launched […]

UK, France and Germany call for UN meeting on North Korea

In this Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, photo provided Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, by the North Korean government, an underwater-launched missile […]

At UN, a world stage for disputes often out of the spotlight

By Jennifer Peltz | AP September 28 at 1:51 PM UNITED NATIONS — The Middle East. Trade tensions. Iran’s nuclear program. Venezuela’s […]

The Latest: Saudi Arabia urges pressure on Iran

UNITED NATIONS — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly’s annual gathering of world leaders (all times local): 7:55 p.m. […]

Abbas slams US for ‘depriving peace process of credibility’

By Edith M. Lederer and Maria Sanminiatelli | AP September 26 at 8:38 PM UNITED NATIONS — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas took […]