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Russian Media Muffle Protest Images, Broadcast Beef Kebabs

MOSCOW—As Russian riot police violently suppressed pro-democracy demonstrations across Moscow, detaining around 1,000 people, some pro-Kremlin state news channels featured a different top...

Venezuelans Brace for Pain From U.S. Sanctions Against Maduro

Venezuelans already struggling with galloping inflation and food shortages prepared for more privation after the U.S. imposed sweeping sanctions that match measures against...

Why the U.S. Labeled China a Currency Manipulator and What It...

WASHINGTON—After a decade of flirting with the issue, the U.S. Treasury on Monday labeled China a currency manipulator, something the U.S. hadn’t done...

China Braces Itself for Protracted Trade Dispute With the U.S.

BEIJING—China is preparing itself for a protracted struggle with the U.S., fighting a trade war volley-for-volley while leaving...

U.S. Expands Sanctions Against Venezuela Into an Embargo

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration is moving to impose a total economic embargo against the government of Venezuela, a significant escalation of pressure against the...

China’s Currency Depreciation Escalates Trade War

WASHINGTON—The depreciation of China’s currency—triggering a massive selloff on Wall Street—escalated the U.S.-China trade war yet again and raised the potential of another...

Putin Says Russia Will Spy on U.S. to Match Missile Development

MOSCOW—President Vladimir Putin ordered an increase in Russian spying on U.S. development of short- and intermediate-range missiles and said Moscow would match any...

Mexico Detained Fewer Migrants in July as Crackdown Discourages Movement

MEXICO CITY—Mexico’s apprehensions and deportations of Central American migrants trying to reach the U.S. remained high in July, but fell from the previous...

Pompeo Steps Up China Criticism: ‘We Were Asleep at the Switch’

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo escalated his criticism of China during a visit to Australia on Sunday,...

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