A small town has been waiting seven years for the Colombian government to complete a road that would enable its locals to facilitate trade with other cities, but a group of women grew tired of negligence and decided to take matters into their own hands.
Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has faced a backlash from Tunisian and Egyptian journalists and activists protesting the monarch's visit to their countries, in the wake of his alleged role in the killing of fellow journalist Jamal Khashoggi last month.
Democratic Congresswoman Barbara Lee of California called for United Nations inspectors to be sent to the U.S.-Mexico border to monitor as American agents fired tear gas at women and children trying to cross.
Reducing U.S. military sales to Saudi Arabia would have a relatively minor effect on the defense industry, whose gains from such transactions have been exaggerated by President Donald Trump, according to recent reports.
The Russian military will take steps to respond to a possible deployment of new American nuclear missiles in Europe, as President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw the U.S. from a Cold War–era arms treaty.
The Russian military has received the first batch of a missile system designed specifically to be deployed in the Arctic, where the United States and other world powers have increasingly sought to assert their footprint.
During a televised speech on Monday in which he outlined his case for imposing martial law, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko claimed that his country’s intelligence service had evidence that Russia was preparing a ground attack.