Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has warned Washington against walking out of the Iran nuclear deal, telling CNN that the exit touted by Donald Trump would taint the US’s reputation as a reliable partner and quickly be followed by repercussions.
A new global slavery study shows more than 40 million people are living as slaves in different regions of the world, particularly Africa.
The US ambassador to the UN warned North Korea will be destroyed if it continues its "reckless behavior" and forces the United States and its allies to defend themselves against any attack.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called for harsh international sanctions against the Myanmar military over its brutal “ethnic cleansing campaign” against the country’s Rohingya Muslims.
The United States has refuted reports that it was softening its stance on the Paris climate accord, insisting that Washington will still withdraw from the agreement unless it can re-enter on more favorable terms.
Iraq is prepared to intervene militarily if the Kurdish region's planned independence referendum results in violence, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said in an interview.