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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...

Kashmir’s Loss of Autonomy Clouds Afghan Peace Efforts

NEW DELHI—India’s historic move to end the autonomous governing status of a disputed region threatens to complicate U.S. efforts to forge a peace...

North Korea Launches Fourth Weapons Test in 13 Days

SEOUL—North Korea launched two short-range ballistic missiles Tuesday morning, Seoul officials said, the latest weapons test to...

Britain, U.S. to Protect Shipping Through Strait of Hormuz From Iranian...

Britain joined the U.S. in forming an international mission to protect shipping through the Strait of Hormuz from Iranian threats, the British government...

Australia Looks to Siphon U.S. Oil Stockpile to Avoid Running Out...

CANBERRA, Australia—The U.S. is considering opening its emergency oil reserves to Australia, as concerns grow about shipping...

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,...

EU Ministers Select Kristalina Georgieva as Candidate for IMF Chief

European Union finance ministers have selected their nominee to be the next chief of the International Monetary...

North Korean Missile Tests Break U.N. Rules, Trump Says—But Not His...

President Trump conceded that North Korea’s recent short-range missile tests might have broken United Nations resolutions but said he didn’t consider them a...

How Justin Trudeau Lost His Rock-Star Popularity

Justin Trudeau did little wrong in his supporters’ eyes during his first three years as Canada’s prime...

Hong Kong’s Government Faces Resistance From Within as Dissent Spreads

HONG KONG—A contentious extradition bill, the police’s handling of weekslong protests and city officials’ limited response to...

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