Biden admin says no 'final decision' on boycotting Beijing Olympics as momentum grows in Congress
White House press secretary Jen Psaki left the door open to a boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing as pressure grows in Congress to punish China over its oppression of Uighur Muslims in the country's Xinjiang region.
Armenian PM faces military's demand to resign, talks of coup
Armenia's prime minister spoke of an attempted military coup Thursday after the military's General Staff demanded that he step down after months of protests sparked by the nation's defeat in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict with Azerbaijan.
China did "little" to investigate COVID-19 origins in early months: report
China did "little" to investigate the origins of COVID-19 in Wuhan during the first eight months of the pandemic, according to an internal World Health Organization report from August that was reviewed by The Guardian.
US report on Khashoggi killing expected to point to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
The Biden administration is expected to release a declassified U.S. intelligence report on Thursday finding that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved the 2018 killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
After El Chapo's wife's arrest, Mexico's former president tweets jab at current leader: 'Don't worry, Emma'
Mexico's former president took an apparent jab at the country's current leader following the United States arrest of Emma Coronel Aispuro, the beauty queen wife of notorious drug kingpin "El Chapo," for allegedly helping her husband run his multibillion-dollar criminal empire.
Philippines offers to trade nurses to UK, Germany for access to vaccines
The Philippines said this week it is willing to send more nurses to work in the United Kingdom and Germany if those countries send extra coronavirus vaccine doses, underscoring the struggles of poorer countries in getting enough vaccines.