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Trump’s Stance on Russia Sanctions Angers Both Moscow and Washington

Trump’s Stance on Russia Sanctions Angers Both Moscow and Washington

President Trump and President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia in Hamburg, Germany, last year. Many of Mr. Putin’s closest advisers appear on a Trump administration list of people identified because their “closeness to the Russian regime.”

‘I Was Wrong’: Armenian Leader Quits Amid Protests

‘I Was Wrong’: Armenian Leader Quits Amid Protests

Demonstrators march through the streets of Yerevan, Armenia’s capital, on Monday. Protests forced the resignation of its leader.

Angela Merkel Strikes New Deal With Old Partners, at a High Cost

Angela Merkel Strikes New Deal With Old Partners, at a High Cost

Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany in Berlin on Wednesday with Horst Seehofer of the Christian Social Union, center, and Martin Schulz of the Social Democrats, right, after talks to form a coalition government.

44 Small Graves Stir Questions About U.S. Policy in Yemen

44 Small Graves Stir Questions About U.S. Policy in Yemen

Yemeni children in the northern Yemeni city of Saada on Monday vented their anger during a mass funeral for children killed in an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition last week.

Dozens of Russians Are Believed Killed in U.S.-Backed Syria Attack

Dozens of Russians Are Believed Killed in U.S.-Backed Syria Attack

American special forces in Manbij, Syria, near the border with Turkey, this month.

‘Beach With No Water’ Draws Sneers in Rome. But It Has Fans, Too.

‘Beach With No Water’ Draws Sneers in Rome. But It Has Fans, Too.

A section of the Tiberis riverside beach in Rome. The installation, which has no bathing areas, has become yet another lightning rod for dissatisfaction with the city’s governance.

This Italian Town Once Welcomed Migrants. Now, It’s a Symbol for Right-Wing Politics

This Italian Town Once Welcomed Migrants. Now, It’s a Symbol for Right-Wing Politics

The explosiveness of the migration issue in Italy is perhaps best seen in Macerata, a medieval town near the Adriatic Coast.

Ecuador Gives Assange Citizenship, Worsening Standoff With Britain

Ecuador Gives Assange Citizenship, Worsening Standoff With Britain

Julian Assange speaking at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London last year.

As Austerity Helps Bankrupt an English County, Even Conservatives Mutiny

As Austerity Helps Bankrupt an English County, Even Conservatives Mutiny

Higham Ferrers is one of the towns that will be affected by the de-facto bankruptcy of the Conservative-led Northamptonshire County Council, in England.

Russian Meddling Was a Drop in an Ocean of American-Made Discord

Russian Meddling Was a Drop in an Ocean of American-Made Discord

Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, announcing the indictment of 13 Russian citizens and three Russian organizations accused of meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

Espionage Bills in Australia Stir Fears of Anti-Chinese Backlash

Espionage Bills in Australia Stir Fears of Anti-Chinese Backlash

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of Australia with Premier Li Keqiang of China in Sydney in March. Mr. Turnbull says proposals to curb foreign influence are not explicitly aimed at China, or Australia’s Chinese community.

Italian President’s Loyalty to the Euro Creates Chaos

Italian President’s Loyalty to the Euro Creates Chaos

President Sergio Mattarella of Italy enraged populists by rejecting a cabinet minister he feared would lead Italy out of the eurozone.

Israeli Leader Is Forced to Retreat on African Migrant Deal

Israeli Leader Is Forced to Retreat on African Migrant Deal

A protest against deportations of asylum seekers in Tel Aviv in March.

Killings in Toronto’s Gay Community Expose ‘an Open Wound’ With Police

Killings in Toronto’s Gay Community Expose ‘an Open Wound’ With Police

A missing-person flier for Andrew Kinsman in Toronto’s Gay Village.

Tiny Islands Make for Big Tensions Between Greece and Turkey

Tiny Islands Make for Big Tensions Between Greece and Turkey

Kastellorizo, which belongs to Greece, lies just a mile off the south coast of Turkey. Such islands give Greece the right to potentially exploit energy resources in the seabed nearby, which Turkey says is unfair.

Italy’s ‘Five Star’ Grows Up Into a Real Party, Scandals and All

Italy’s ‘Five Star’ Grows Up Into a Real Party, Scandals and All

Santa Maria di Castellabate, Italy. The local Five Star Movement candidate, Alessia d’Alessandro, has faced criticism of carpetbagging and resume inflation.


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