Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Tuesday September 30, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is holding bilateral talks with US President Barack Obama at the Oval Office in the White House. Before that session began, Mr Modi paid tribute to a statue of Mahatma Gandhi near the Indian embassy in Washington.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 30, 2014
US Secret Service agents arrested a man after he fired a gun outside the Ethiopian embassy in Washington on Monday, US media reported.
World | Associated Press | Thursday September 25, 2014
The US Embassy in Turkey has issued a security warning, urging U.S. citizens to be vigilant against possible terrorist attacks in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes against the Islamic State group.
World | Reuters | Saturday September 20, 2014
An Egyptian man pleaded guilty in New York on Friday to charges stemming from the deadly 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania that killed 224 people.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
The US yesterday extended "deepest sympathies" to the flood affected people of Jammu and Kashmir and pledged USD 250,000 as relief and other help
World | Associated Press | Friday September 12, 2014
The United States says Vietnam will soon allow Americans to adopt certain Vietnamese children, six years after a ban was imposed amid allegations of widespread baby-selling and babies offered without parents' consent.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 1, 2014
Libya's toothless outgoing government admitted on Monday from its safe refuge in the east of the country that it has in effect lost control of Tripoli to armed militias.
World | Associated Press | Monday September 1, 2014
An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned homes of diplomats who fled the country more than a month ago.
World | Reuters | Monday September 1, 2014
Members of a Libyan militia have taken over an abandoned annex of the US Embassy in Tripoli but have not broken into the main compound where the United States evacuated all of its staff last month, US officials said on Sunday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 19, 2014
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not leave the Ecuador embassy in London until it is guaranteed he will avoid extradition to the United States, his lawyer said on Tuesday.
World | Associated Press | Sunday August 10, 2014
President Barack Obama on Saturday refused to give a time limit on America's renewed military involvement in Iraq, saying he doesn't think "we are going to solve this problem in weeks" as the country struggles to form a new government while battling ...
World | Reuters | Friday August 8, 2014
A Korean-American who runs a Christian NGO in a Chinese city on the border with North Korea is being investigated by Chinese authorities and has had his bank accounts frozen, a source with direct knowledge of the case told Reuters on Thursday.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 8, 2014
The US State Department has ordered all workers and their families at its embassy in Liberia to leave the country in the wake of the Ebola virus pandemic in the west African nation.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 8, 2014
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange urged US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden on Thursday to watch his "physical security" if he travels abroad after Russia gave him a residence permit.
World | Reuters | Wednesday August 6, 2014
The US State Department is increasing security at some American embassies in anticipation of the public release of a long-awaited Senate report detailing the CIA's use of harsh interrogation techniques, US officials said on Tuesday.
World | Reuters | Monday July 28, 2014
If evacuating U.S. embassy staff from Libya was perilous - three F-16 fighters and Marines in Osprey aircraft flew overhead a road convoy from Tripoli to Tunisia - sending them back in could be politically hazardous for President Barack Obama.
World | Associated Press | Saturday July 26, 2014
The United States shut down its embassy in Libya on Saturday and evacuated its diplomats to neighbouring Tunisia under US military escort amid a significant deterioration in security in Tripoli as fighting intensified between rival militias, the Stat...
World | Associated Press | Monday July 21, 2014
The US Embassy in Ghana is apologising after a staff member sent what's being described as "an errant tweet" criticising the president from the official Embassy Twitter account.
World | Associated Press | Monday July 14, 2014
US authorities have traveled to southwestern Mexico to help determine whether a body found there is that of a New York man who vanished while riding his motorcycle to Brazil for the World Cup.
World | Reuters | Thursday July 10, 2014
Germany has asked a US intelligence official at the embassy in Berlin to leave the country in connection with investigations into suspected American spying in Germany, a German government spokesman said on Thursday.