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Kremlin says US response to its demands does not offer ‘much cause for optimism’

Kremlin says US response to its demands does not offer ‘much cause for optimism’

The Kremlin warned Thursday that there was “not much cause for optimism” that the West would satisfy Russia's demands in the showd ...
Xi Jinping’s iron grip on power brings with it a new form of corruption, China experts tell the US Congress Advisory Panel

Xi Jinping’s iron grip on power brings with it a new form of corruption, China experts tell the US Congress Advisory Panel

Chinese leader Xi Jinping's rising rise to power over the past decade has created a new form of corruption in his country's government, as official ...
6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off Tonga

6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off Tonga

A 6.2-magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Tonga at 0640 GMT on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey said, with ...
The world remembers the Holocaust as anti-Semitism rises during the pandemic

The world remembers the Holocaust as anti-Semitism rises during the pandemic

Holocaust survivors and politicians warned of a resurgence in anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial as the world remembered Nazi atrocities and commem ...
Putin overhauled Russia’s hollowed-out forces, modernizing the military

Putin overhauled Russia’s hollowed-out forces, modernizing the military

In the early years of Vladimir Putin's tenure as Russia's leader, the country's military was a hollowed-out but nuclear-armed shel ...
China urges the US to respect Russia’s concerns over Ukraine

China urges the US to respect Russia’s concerns over Ukraine

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has urged the US to respect Russia's security concerns over Ukraine in a show of solidarity with Moscow as it face ...
Biden’s support among African American voters is waning

Biden’s support among African American voters is waning

US President Joe Biden and his Democratic Party may be walking on thin ice as his ratings among US voters continue to plummet. Ad ...
Coronavirus: Australia deaths fall;  Study shows some antibody drugs are less effective in Omicron

Coronavirus: Australia deaths fall; Study shows some antibody drugs are less effective in Omicron

Australia on Thursday, a day after recording a pandemic high, reported fewer Covid-19 deaths while hospital cases remained stable, raising hopes th ...