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Macron rebukes nationalism as Trump observes Armistice Day

Marking the breakout of peace after World War I, President Donald Trump on Sunday heard a dire warning from his host: the forces that led to the slaughter are resurgent.
Trump and dozens of his global counterparts gathered at the Arc de Triomphe in central Paris to mark 100 years since t...

Protesters Delay Release Of Pakistani Woman Acquitted For Blasphemy

A Christian woman who was acquitted by Pakistan's Supreme Court after spending eight years on death row for insulting Islam is still being held in an undisclosed location. Her release was delayed after negotiations failed between the government and an extremist religious group that is demandin...

Trump’s troop deployment to the border comes under fire

“It’s a craven misuse of the U.S. armed forces for an obvious political stunt, and I’m surprised [Defense] Secretary Mattis agreed to it, given the range of real national security threats our military has to deal with,” said Kelly Magsamen, who served on the National Security Council and in th...

Blow for Merkel in German election

The main parties in Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition lose votes in a regional election in Hesse.

Her centre-right CDU party and the centre-left SPD were each 10% down on the previous election in Hesse state.

SPD leader Andrea Nahles said the federal government's poor perfor...

Fascist? Populist? Debate over describing Brazil’s Bolsonaro

Fascist? Populist? Hard-right? Debate over how to describe Brazil’s presidential front-runner.

The front-runner in Brazil’s presidential race says he wants to liberalize a largely closed economy, so why is he being called a “populist”? His speeches are laden with references to violence...

Here’s What Jair Bolsonaro Thinks

Brazil has a fascist presidential frontrunner. Here are 20 of Jair Bolsonaro's most racist and reactionary statements.

“Pinochet should have killed more people.” Veja, December 2, 1998.

“I have five children. Four were boys, on the fifth I got weak and had a daughter.” Speech a...

US pastor Andrew Brunson freed by Turkish court

Aliaga, Turkey (CNN)A Turkish court has freed US pastor Andrew Brunson two years after he was detained, charged with helping to plot a coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

The case had soured relations between Turkey and the United States, heightened by President Donald Trump's...