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Cuba says cause of U.S. diplomats' illness still a mystery

Jun 11, 2018 - 9:50 AM

Cuba reaffirms its desire to 'cooperate with the US authorities to clarify the situation' after more than 20 US officials posted in Havana suffered injuries consisted with a brain injury

US EMBASSY. US Marines stand outside the Embassy of the United States of America in Havana, on February 21, 2018. Photo by Adalberto Roque/AFP

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Russia to expel 60 US diplomats, close a US consulate

Mar 30, 2018 - 9:35 AM

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announces the expulsions on Thursday, March 29

SERGEI LAVROV. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (R), flanked by newly-appointed Russian ambassador Gennady Gatilov, addresses the UN disarmament conference on February 28, 2018 in Geneva. Photo by Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

US envoy headed home after India 'revenge' expulsion

Jan 11, 2014 - 5:27 PM

A US diplomat in New Delhi is headed for home after being expelled in a bitter row over an Indian envoy s arrest that has seriously strained ties between the two countries

Russia tells US it will continue backing Assad

Jan 11, 2014 - 1:07 AM

Russia s ties to Syria stretches back decades and involves weapons sales worth billions of dollars a year

WikiLeaks releases Kissinger cables

Apr 08, 2013 - 7:28 PM

Wikileaks releases 1 7 million US documents from the 1970s including those sent by or to then Secretary of State Henry Kissinger

Digital imaging to expose killer of U.S. Marine in Makati

Dec 20, 2012 - 7:29 PM

The prosecution has subpoenaed the original CCTV footage and wants it checked by an expert in digital imaging

ANALYZE THIS. The CCTV footage shows the moment when one or two of the suspects stab Anikow with a tactical knife in front of the Rockwell security checkpoint beside the Bel-Air gate in Makati. Screenshot from video courtesy of the Makati police

US fears more demos after Friday Muslim prayers

Sep 14, 2012 - 7:22 AM

The White House says it s monitoring diplomatic posts around the world as protests could erupt following Friday s Muslim prayers

(UPDATE) US envoy, 3 others killed in Libya attack

Sep 12, 2012 - 10:52 PM

The American ambassador in Libya and 3 officials were killed when a mob attacked the US consulate in Benghazi

Philippines protests against N. Korea rocket launch

Apr 01, 2012 - 6:00 PM

After a US diplomat said debris from North Korea s rocket launch will land off the Philippines the government filed diplomatic protests