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Angry Trump says Russia ties at 'very dangerous low'

Moscow called the latest U.S. sanctions on Russia a declaration of 'economic war.'

Senior Vietnamese Communist Party official on sick leave with unknown illness

The head of the Party’s top watchdog has been appointed to hold the fort in his place.

America's warrior-senator McCain returns to Senate - for now

The scar above John McCain's eye and purplish bruise on his face stood as evidence that all was not normal in the U.S. Senate.
July 26, 2017 | 09:16 am GMT+7

Kushner denies collusion, insists 'all actions were proper'

'Let me be very clear -- I did not collude with Russia, nor do I know of anyone else in the campaign who did so.'
July 25, 2017 | 08:15 am GMT+7

Special counsel asks White House to save Trump Jr., Russian meeting documents

Trump's son-in-law and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort also attended the meeting.
July 22, 2017 | 08:13 am GMT+7

McCain illness deprives US Senate of crucial vote, Trump critic

'John is a fighter and John's into every cause no matter how hard it might be,' said Senator Lindsey Graham, McCain's close friend.
July 21, 2017 | 09:15 am GMT+7

New South Korea government proposes military talks with North

Military talks would aim to halt hostile acts on border.
July 18, 2017 | 02:51 pm GMT+7

Macron outshines Merkel as EU's top diplomat

Germany has for years longed for a stronger French partner, but may have got more than it bargained for as the self-confident Emmanuel Macron takes Europe's spotlight.
July 17, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Trump losing public support: poll

Public support for President Donald Trump is dropping, a poll showed Sunday, as he faces multiple setbacks over his stalled agenda and efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare.
July 17, 2017 | 08:57 am GMT+7

VP Pence walks high wire over Trump scandals

'Pence is in a very difficult position,' said an expert on the vice presidency.
July 16, 2017 | 02:08 pm GMT+7

Singapore protest demands inquiry into PM family feud

'Singapore belongs to Singaporeans and not to the Familee.'
July 16, 2017 | 08:55 am GMT+7

Trump defends son over Russian lawyer meeting

'He took a meeting with a Russian lawyer. Not a government lawyer, but a Russian lawyer.'
July 14, 2017 | 08:21 am GMT+7

Trump says he gets along 'very, very well' with Putin

'We are a tremendously powerful nuclear power, and so are they. It doesn't make sense not to have some kind of a relationship.'
July 13, 2017 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Singapore PM's siblings say ready to settle dispute privately, or go to court

The PM denied abuse of power, saying that parliament found no evidence.
July 06, 2017 | 03:43 pm GMT+7

Singapore's PM says parliament finds no evidence of abuse of power in family row

PM's younger brother and sister accused him of abusing power.
July 05, 2017 | 02:52 pm GMT+7