International

April 24, 2015
As U.N. member-states meet in New York next week for a five-yearly conference to review the 45 year-old nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), a long-stalled Arab-led initiative targeting Israel’s presumed nuclear weapons arsenal looks likely to be a source of acrimony.
CNSNews
April 23, 2015
In early 2008, Samantha Power, later to become ambassador to the United Nations, urged the Armenian American community to support Sen. Barack Obama’s White House bid by highlighting his pledge to recognize long-ago atrocities against Armenian Christians as genocide.
CNSNews
April 22, 2015
"Protecting people who work in the department is our top priority," State Department Inspector General Steve Linick told Congress on Monday.
April 22, 2015
A former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia and the former United Nations Under Secretary General said on Tuesday that supporting boots on the ground in Syria given the spread of Islamic terrorist groups is a “huge” and “enormous” problem.
By GREGORY KATZ
April 25, 2015
LONDON (AP) — As world leaders and global charities tried to grasp the scope of an earthquake that devastated Nepal, they offered condolences for the nearly 1,400 people killed and readied emergency aid for the survivors. Mountaineering groups struggled to check on climbers, and Nepalese abroad did their best to reach families in the stricken area.
By GREGORY KATZ
April 25, 2015
A powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region on Saturday, causing widespread casualties and triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest.
April 25, 2015
BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi's ruling party on Saturday nominated President Pierre Nkurunziza to be its candidate for a third term in elections on June 26, a move expected to stoke political tensions.