Prosecutors in Bolivia’s capital issued an arrest warrant against ousted president Evo Morales on Wednesday, accusing him of sedition and terrorism. Interior Minister Arturo Murillo recently brought charges against Morales, alleging he promoted violent clashes that led to 35 deaths during disturbances before and after he left office. Officials say
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was on the cusp of a commanding election victory on Friday that he cast as a historic mandate to deliver Brexit on Jan. 31, Britain’s most significant geopolitical move in 70 years. For Johnson, whose 20-week tenure in power has been marked by chaotic scenes
A Chinese-American detained in Iran for three years on spying charges was freed and an imprisoned Iranian was released by Washington in return, U.S. President Donald Trump and an Iranian official said on Saturday. The prisoner swap took place at a time of particularly strained relations between the longtime foes.
Yasaman Barzin is a junior doctor in the United Kingdom’s National Health Service. She has worked in hospitals across England and is based in an emergency department in the southeast. With each posting, her concerns have increased about the state of the NHS. As the U.K. heads towards a general election brought
The global trading system is potentially days away from plunging into disarray, and a Canadian diplomat told a Washington audience this week that the United States must help prevent the chaos. Experts gathered at an event in D.C. where they discussed the consequences of the World Trade Organization appeals body, the top
Benny Gantz, the chief rival of longtime Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, failed to form a new government by a Wednesday deadline, dashing his hopes of toppling Netanyahu and pushing the country closer toward an unprecedented third election in less than a year. The announcement by Gantz, the leader of
Two top national security aides who listened to U.S. President Donald Trump’s call with Ukraine are preparing to testify in the impeachment hearings, launching a week of back-to-back sessions as Americans hear from those closest to the White House. Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, an Army officer at the National Security
The Chinese and Hong Kong governments condemned on Friday an attack by a “violent mob” on the city’s justice secretary in London, the first direct altercation between demonstrators and a government minister during months of often violent protests.’ Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng, who was in London to promote Hong