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German defense minister calls for extension of NATO mission in Afghanistan

German Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said on Monday that she supported an extension of German participation in the NATO mission in Afgh...

German defense minister calls for extension of NATO mission in Afghanistan

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German defense minister takes on Macron over NATO 'brain-dead' comment NATO is a "decisive cornerstone" of security but getting the Germans to recognize its importance is another battle, said German Defense Minister Anne...
03:08, 2019-11-12

German defense minister calls out Russia after Berlin murder Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has said the murder of a Georgian activist earlier this year was straining relations between Berlin and Moscow. She urged ...
04:56, 2019-12-08

NATO touts ‘unprecedented’ defense spending following Trump’s calls for parity NATO is touting a significant uptick in defense spending by Canada and its European members since Trump was elected....
06:24, 2019-12-02

Kramp-Karrenbauer sworn in as German defense minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has taken the oath of office as German defense minister before parliament. AKK, as she is informally known, remains favori...
12:52, 2019-07-24

German defense minister AKK tours Iraq and Jordan Germany’s Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is touring the Middle East to meet German troops based there. The minister has come out strongl...
19:20, 2019-08-20

German defense minister harshly criticizes US and Turkey Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has condemned the US and Turkey for endangering the stability of the NATO alliance. She also called on Germany to be more ...
19:52, 2019-10-19

German defense minister urges more active military role The German armed forces should be deployed more proactively in foreign missions, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has said. But a key Cabinet colleague war...
10:40, 2019-11-07

New German Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer out to win over military She has only been in office one week. Now Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is taking her official oath as defense minister in front of the Bundestag. Germa...
01:32, 2019-07-24

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Kramp-Karrenbauer, to become German defense minister Kramp-Karrenbauer, Angela Merkel's likely successor, is to become defense minister. The Merkel-ally has struggled to connect with the public since ta...
08:36, 2019-07-17

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, to become German defense minister Kramp-Karrenbauer, Angela Merkel's likely successor, is to become defense minister. Though seen as Merkel's protege, she has struggled to connect wit...
22:32, 2019-07-16

German defense minister's Africa visit plagued by domestic squabbles An organizational snafu between two of Germany’s highest-profile politicians overshadowed new policy goals in Africa and fueled speculation of what i...
19:32, 2019-10-08

German defense minister meets Islamic State victims in Iraq Germany's defense minister has met with female victims from the Yazidi minority group in northern Iraq. It is the German minister's third and final d...
20:36, 2019-08-21

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Kramp-Karrenbauer, named German defense minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, the head of Angela Merkel's conservative CDU party, has replaced Ursula von der Leyen as defense minister. The announceme...
12:40, 2019-07-17

German defense minister floats 'security zone' along Syria-Turkish border An internationally controlled zone inside northern Syria on its border with Turkey has been floated by Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer. It follows Turkey’...
21:16, 2019-10-21

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, to become German defense minister — reports Kramp-Karrenbauer, Angela Merkel's likely successor, is to become defense minister instead, reports suggest....
22:00, 2019-07-16

German defense minister floats 'security zone' along Syria-Turkey border An internationally controlled zone inside northern Syria on its border with Turkey has been floated by Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer. It follows Turkey'...
16:12, 2019-10-22

Turkey rejects German defense minister's Syria 'security zone' proposal While visiting Turkey, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas pushed for a truce in Syria and said that Turkish troops should not be permanently deployed...
16:04, 2019-10-26

German environment minister calls for plastic bag ban Environment Minister Svenja Schulze has announced plans for a new law aiming to ban plastic bags and reduce plastic packaging. The Environment Minist...
04:16, 2019-08-12

German minister calls for immediate ban on plastic bags The minister has proposed a ban in Germany similar to those in place in Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda. Gerd Müller said that the issue was crucial to mank...
16:56, 2019-05-10

German economy minister calls on Balkan states to tackle corruption The German economy minister said tackling corruption was a pre-condition for joining the European Union. Six Balkan nations hope to join the bloc in ...
12:16, 2019-07-05

UN: NATO-allied forces in Afghanistan killed more civilians than Taliban The UN has urged forces in Afghanistan to immediately "reduce the terrible harm being inflicted" on civilians. The US and its NATO and Afghan allies ...
16:32, 2019-07-30

US envoy for Afghanistan on 2-week peace mission WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. envoy for Afghanistan is traveling to Afghanistan and also Belgium, Germany, Pakistan, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates ...
16:52, 2019-06-01

Decorated solider dies in combat mission in Afghanistan FORT BRAGG, N.C. — US military officials say a decorated Special Forces company sergeant major has died during combat operations in Afghanistan. A sp...
23:52, 2019-07-14

Pull NATO nukes out of Turkey, former defense leader says The United States should pull its nuclear weapons out of Incirlik Air Base in Turkey, a former high ranking leader of U.S. forces in Europe said....
17:36, 2019-11-19

Get up close and personal with Italian F-35s over Iceland on the stealth fighter's first NATO mission David Cenciotti/The Aviationist The Aviationist travelled to Keflavik to see the Italian Air Force Lightnings supporting NATO's Icelandic Air Policin...
22:00, 2019-10-14

Germany informs NATO of huge defense budget increase Germany is set to significantly raise its defense spending, according to a report. It would be the biggest increase since the end of the Cold War....
10:20, 2019-05-17

‘Indiscriminate blasts’ in civilian areas ‘must stop’, UN mission in Afghanistan stresses  The “deliberate targeting of educational facilities” during armed conflict is “a war crime”, the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UN...
21:48, 2019-07-19

Germany informs NATO of huge defense budget increase: report Germany is set to significantly raise its defense spending, according to a news report. It would be the biggest increase since the end of the Cold Wa...
13:28, 2019-05-17

UN Mission in Afghanistan gravely concerned about ill-treatment of prisoners by Taliban, following first-hand testimony The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) expressed “grave concern” on Sunday over “credible accounts” it has been given that Taliban militant...
14:40, 2019-05-26

Turkey stalls NATO's Russia defense plans for eastern Europe over Syria Ankara has been accused of holding eastern Europe hostage as it refuses to back NATO's collective defensive. Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland ha...
15:36, 2019-11-27

'Cannot have a compromise': Turkey hints at invoking NATO defense provision in dispute with Syria LONDON — Turkey could invoke the collective defense provision of the NATO treaty against Syrian Kurdish militias, a presidential adviser said amid a ...
18:08, 2019-12-03

The UK and its NATO allies in Europe would lose a war against Russia because they are hopelessly 'outgunned,' a defense think tank warned Anthony Devlin/Getty The UK and its NATO allies would lose to Russia if they went to war as they are woefully outgunned, a leading defense think tank...
11:48, 2019-11-27

NATO announces $30 billion increase in defense spending in advance of Trump’s arrival for 70th anniversary summit MUSIC TO HIS EARS: President Trump will be greeted with an upbeat progress report on his pet peeve when he arrives in London for this week’s NATO lea...
14:00, 2019-12-02

German ministers: Brexit extension a possibility Members of the German Cabinet have said they’re open to the idea of a short, technical extension to Brexit - if necessary. The European Parliament is...
15:56, 2019-10-21

Presidential election: ‘Key moment’ to reaffirm Afghanistan’s democratic political structure, UN mission chief tells Security Council The presidential election scheduled for 28 September will be a “key moment to reaffirm the legitimacy of Afghanistan’s democratic political structure...
11:28, 2019-09-30

Presidential election: ‘Key moment’ to reaffirm Afghanistan’s democratic political structure, UN mission chief tells Security Council  The presidential election scheduled for 28 September will be a “key moment to reaffirm the legitimacy of Afghanistan’s democratic political structure...
23:40, 2019-06-19

The defense secretary praised the 'readiness' of an attack submarine that hasn't been on a mission since 2015 US Navy/Mass Comm. Specialist 2nd Class Jeffrey M. Richardson Secretary of Defense Mark Esper visited Naval Station Norfolk on Wednesday, where he p...
00:36, 2019-09-26

German troops head for Lithuania NATO exercises, despite air delay Germany's Bundeswehr overcame another potentially embarrassing aircraft glitch by flying tank battalion troops from Leipzig to Kaunas in Lithuania — ...
18:28, 2019-07-28

US calls for historic NATO sanctions on Turkey NATO powers might sanction Turkey over the assault on U.S. partners that has “resulted in the release of many dangerous ISIS detainees,” Defense Secr...
01:08, 2019-10-15

Potential pitfalls for Germany's new defense minister For decades Germany's Defense Ministry has been plagued by scandals, from far-right extremists in the ranks to broken military equipment. Can Merkel'...
16:24, 2019-07-17

Angela Merkel, defense minister to fly to US on two planes The German chancellor and the defense minister will fly concurrently to the east coast of the US on separate jets. Merkel is attending the UN climate...
09:24, 2019-09-22

German police seize “bulletproof” hosting data center in former NATO bunker Enlarge / Sven Olaf Kamphuis' Facebook profile picture, taken in front of the original CyberBunker facility. Its German successor was seized by polic...
18:04, 2019-09-30

Brazil not working with U.S. on forest fires: defense minister The United States is not giving Brazil concrete support to combat forest fires despite President Donald Trump's broad offer of assistance, Brazilian ...
18:28, 2019-08-24

Model claims former Afghan defense minister’s son raped her The wealthy son of the former Afghan defense minister stalked and raped a Manhattan fashion model after she rejected him, she charges in a shocking l...
02:04, 2019-07-21

Defense minister Ursula von der Leyen's playlist for the army The new President of the European Commission's musical wishes are the German army's command. As a military tattoo honors the outgoing minister of def...
11:16, 2019-08-15

End of a 'secret' German military mission in Cameroon The announcement that Germany has ended its military mission in Cameroon came as a surprise to many who were unaware of the presence of German soldie...
18:20, 2019-07-17

NATO chief calls for Gulf calm, ahead of US visit BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is calling for calm in the Gulf region but says the military alliance has no formal role to p...
14:08, 2019-06-25

Iraqi defense minister gives US troops 4 weeks to leave Iraq BAGHDAD — US troops withdrawing from northeastern Syria to Iraq are “transiting” and will leave the country within four weeks, Iraq’...
13:40, 2019-10-23

Parliament is telling its next prime minister to boost defense spending The House of Commons Defense Committee on Wednesday wrote to the men vying to be Britain's next prime minister, Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson....
22:16, 2019-06-26

Iran’s defense minister vows to defeat US, Israel if attacked Iran’s top defense official predicted Wednesday that the Islamic Republic would vanquish the US and its ally Israel if his country is attacked. “We w...
20:44, 2019-05-15

UK defense minister Gavin Williamson sacked over Hauwei leak British Prime Minister Theresa May has fired Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson after allegedly leaking information from a national security meeting ...
19:32, 2019-05-01

Germany must play active military role, says defense minister The German armed forces should be deployed more proactively in foreign missions, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has said. But a key Cabinet colleague war...
10:56, 2019-11-07

UK defense minister Gavin Williamson sacked over Huawei leak British Prime Minister Theresa May has fired Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson after allegedly leaking information from a national security meeting ...
20:00, 2019-05-01

Man drowns dog in self-defense in German lake A swimmer at a Bavarian lake pushed a dog under water after it bit his arm and wouldn't let go. The dog's 83-year-old owner may face charges of negli...
20:16, 2019-06-07

'We beg God' Calls for Sabbath holy day EXTENSION as anger mounts at Eurovision RABBIS in Israel are calling for the Sabbath to be extended following claims that the Eurovision 2019 contest is a “desecration” of the important Jew...
19:56, 2019-05-17

Trump calls Macron’s ‘brain death’ NATO comment ‘very nasty’ The French leader previously lamented the "brain death'' of the organization was due in large part to a lack of U.S. leadership....
14:28, 2019-12-03

Trump Calls French President Macron “Very, Very Nasty” Over NATO Spat Donald Trump is suddenly a big supporter of NATO, now that French president Emmanuel Macron has criticized it....
19:20, 2019-12-03

Putin meets with defense minister after deadly Russian submarine incident Russian President Vladimir Putin pulled out of an event on Tuesday to meet with his defense minister after a deadly incident involving a secretive Ru...
22:32, 2019-07-02

Swimmer says he drowned German Shepherd in self-defense BERLIN — Authorities say a swimmer at a Bavarian lake drowned a dog in self-defense after the animal bit his arm and wouldn’t let go. Police sa...
17:40, 2019-06-07

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11:32, 2019-05-17

American’s stabbing of German burglar deemed self-defense BERLIN (AP) — German authorities have dropped an investigation of a U.S. Army employee who killed a burglar during a home break-in, saying he acted w...
17:12, 2019-05-08

German government divided over joining Strait of Hormuz naval mission Germany's coalition government is split over whether to contribute to the UK's proposed mission to protect shipping in the Strait of Hormuz. The Soci...
20:12, 2019-07-29

Trump calls Canada ‘slightly delinquent’ for not meeting NATO defence spending goals The U.S. president also refused to commit to defending NATO allies that don't hit the spending target....
20:56, 2019-12-03

In phone call, Esper urges Turkish defense minister to halt Syria offensive The call came as Turkey continues to launch artillery and airstrikes across the border into a region of Syria that — until this week — was part of a ...
18:12, 2019-10-11

Bayern begins German Cup defense at 4th tier Energie Cottbus BERLIN (AP) — Bayern Munich’s German Cup defense will begin at fourth-division Energie Cottbus in August while beaten finalist Leipzig faces a ...
19:32, 2019-06-15

German defense ministry admits huge spending on consultants External consultancy cost Germany’s defense ministry almost as much as all 13 other ministries put together in recent months. The opposition Left par...
11:28, 2019-08-08

Brexit news latest: EU set to decide on extension as Boris Johnson calls for December election EU leaders are set to announce their decision over a Brexit delay in a move that could have a bearing on whether Boris Johnson gets his pre-Christmas...
08:32, 2019-10-25

Lindsey Graham got duped by a notorious pair of Russian pranksters pretending to be Turkey's defense minister Reuters A notorious pair of Russian pranksters who previously prank-called Sens. Mitch McConnell and John McCain duped Sen. Lindsey Graham, and calle...
22:36, 2019-10-10

German defense chief recommends international security zone in Syria The current situation in Syria "requires a stronger European initiative," said Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer in an interview with DW. A deployment of Ge...
23:00, 2019-10-21

German Soccer Team Releases Player For Supporting Turkish Military Mission Into Syria Second-division German soccer club St. Pauli are famous for their leftist values. The club demonstrated just how deep those values run on Monday by r...
20:36, 2019-10-14

Brexit news latest: EU delays decision on extension as Boris Johnson calls for December election Brussels ambassadors have agreed that an extension to the Brexit deadline is needed, but a decision on the length will not be made until next week....
16:04, 2019-10-25

Germany's Merkel calls for restarting EU migrant rescue mission Several months after the EU's migrant rescue mission in the Mediterranean was suspended, Angela Merkel has called for the operation to be resumed onc...
10:24, 2019-08-16

UN Mission in Haiti calls on protestors, authorities, to refrain from violence Following days of intensifying protests in Haiti, Spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric said on Monday the UN was “concerned by reports of violence and arso...
21:56, 2019-09-30

German environment minister proposes carbon tax Svenja Schulze has said such a plan is important for sinking carbon emissions, yet other measures are needed. She claims the plan would not unduly bu...
21:04, 2019-07-05

EU would agree to Brexit delay, says German minister Merkel ally Peter Altmaier says ‘it goes without saying’ Brexit extension would be grantedLatest Brexit news - live updatesThe unconventional “form” ...
14:40, 2019-10-21

German environment minister says government must act on climate now Germany's environment minister says the government should fall if coalition parties can't agree on measures to reduce damaging emissions. The country...
21:32, 2019-09-07

German minister vows to end tax breaks for men-only clubs German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz says clubs that exclude women should lose their charitable status. Hundreds of sports, music and education groups...
12:32, 2019-11-10

German minister prepares law to ban plastic bags Germany plans a law to ban the use of plastic bags because voluntary agreements with retailers to curb usage have not yielded good enough results, En...
18:44, 2019-08-11

German minister hails Bangladesh over birth control German Development Minister Gerd Müller has praised Bangladesh for its success in birth control and presented the country as a role model for Africa....
16:56, 2019-11-13

German family affairs minister accused of plagiarism Franziska Giffey, a Social Democrat, allegedly used other people's work in her doctoral dissertation without adequate attribution. Plagiarism led to ...
19:56, 2019-05-03

New German justice minister as outgoing moves to EU politics BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government has appointed a new justice minister, to succeed Katarina Barley who is moving on to serve ...
16:24, 2019-06-19

German minister: nuclear disarmament treaty in crisis STOCKHOLM (AP) — German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says a treaty on disarmament and nuclear nonproliferation is in crisis. Maas, who is attending a ...
12:16, 2019-06-11

German Foreign Minister condemns UN's treatment of Israel Heiko Maas has complained about the UN's treatment of Israel and said Germany will continue to stand at Israel's side. Israel is marking 70 years of ...
21:00, 2019-05-11

German foreign minister heading to Iran next week BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister is traveling to Iran next week to discuss the faltering nuclear accord between Tehran and leading worl...
16:12, 2019-06-06

German minister contradicts Merkel over Macron's climate plan Germany's Social Democrat (SPD) environment minister says the government should sign up to France's ambitious plan to reduce EU carbon emissions. Cha...
19:40, 2019-05-13

German environment minister: No more 'soapbox speeches' on climate protection The Fridays for Future youth movement has piled on the pressure; in Germany, politicians are debating a carbon tax. DW spoke with Environment Ministe...
15:16, 2019-07-13

Nestle video leads to lobbying accusations against German minister Julia Klöckner appeared in a video praising Nestle for cutting sugar and fat in its products. Many criticized her for what they called a "PR stunt" a...
09:56, 2019-06-06

German Finance Minister Scholz favorite to lead SPD — but faces run-off German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz narrowly received the most votes in the SPD's leadership ballot on Saturday, but will face a second round. The SP...
21:08, 2019-10-26

German foreign minister says Western Balkan states belong in EU Heiko Maas aims to hammer home the point that EU accession talks with North Macedonia and Albania are crucial to the bloc's strategic interests. But ...
11:40, 2019-11-13

Get your children vaccinated or face fine: German health minister German Health Minister Jens Spahn has drawn up draft legislation to oblige parents to get their children vaccinated against measles or else face fine...
15:32, 2019-05-05

Rand Paul calls it ‘big mistake’ for Trump defense to center on quid pro quo Sen. Rand Paul offered a striking assessment of the White House’s impeachment defense on Sunday, calling it “a big mistake” for Trump to continue den...
20:00, 2019-11-10

Rand Paul calls it ‘big mistake’ for Trump defense to center around quid pro quo Sen. Rand Paul offered a striking assessment of the White House’s impeachment defense on Sunday, calling it “a big mistake” for Trump to continue den...
19:36, 2019-11-10

German trade minister places 50-50 odds on resolving auto tariffs German Economic Minister Peter Altmaier said Thursday there were even odds that the U.S. and the European Union could reach a deal that would avoid t...
00:00, 2019-07-12

German finance minister Scholz to run for Social Democrat leadership — reports Olaf Scholz has reportedly thrown his hat in the ring to co-head the SPD. If confirmed, the finance minister and vice-chancellor would be the most pr...
14:04, 2019-08-16

German Foreign Minister pledges support for Venezuelan opposition while in Colombia Heiko Maas has promised support for Colombia and the Venezuelan opposition during a Latin America trip. On a three-state visit he has met with Brazil...
21:16, 2019-05-01

No need yet to abandon German balanced budget over climate plan: finance minister The German government has other potential options for funding a planned climate package before it need consider sacrificing its "black zero" balanced...
14:48, 2019-09-16

German foreign minister headed to Iran to save nuclear deal Heiko Maas has announced he will travel to Tehran next week in an effort to salvage the Iran nuclear deal. Maas, the first German diplomat to visit I...
16:08, 2019-06-06

German health minister to propose ban on cosmetic surgery ads targeting teens The German government is seeking to ban plastic surgery advertising that targets young people. Berlin says promoting such procedures sends an unhelpf...
14:08, 2019-10-16

German foreign minister meeting with Joshua Wong 'disrespectful': China Beijing has slammed democracy activist Joshua Wong's meeting with Germany's foreign minister as "disrespectful." Wong has urged countries to stand by...
12:00, 2019-09-10

Measles: German minister proposes steep fines for anti-vaxxers German Health Minister Jens Spahn is proposing a law that foresees fining parents of non-vaccinated children up to €2,500 ($2,800). The conservative ...
13:56, 2019-05-05

German government plane 'gremlin' strikes again, delays foreign minister Foreign Minister Heiko Maas ran late for a trip to Bulgaria after a fault was found with an engine on his government plane. The aging fleet that carr...
20:12, 2019-05-19

German foreign minister demands Congo step up Ebola fight When it comes to fighting the Ebola outbreak, the German foreign minister had a straightfoward message for DRC President Felix Tshisekedi. Fabian von...
00:52, 2019-09-06

Following week of bloodshed, ‘suffering of the Afghan people must end’ says UN mission chief, as Guterres calls for inclusive negotiations In the wake of a surge in violence across Afghanistan over the past week, the country’s top UN envoy has pleaded for an end to the fighting through a...
16:28, 2019-09-04

Trump calls ex-Defense Secretary James Mattis ‘world’s most overrated general’ President Trump ripped former Defense Secretary James Mattis as “the world’s most overrated general” on Wednesday during a White Ho...
01:48, 2019-10-17

Donald Trump calls Justin Trudeau 'two-faced' at Nato summit Follow our live updates here The US President has also cancelled a press conference to return to Washington sooner...
16:44, 2019-12-04

Trump keeps criticizing NATO allies over spending. Here's how NATO's budget actually works. Reinhard Krause/Reuters President Donald Trump's rhetoric on the NATO alliance has often been misleading, and he has distorted how the historic allia...
21:00, 2019-12-02

Neo-Nazi march prompts German foreign minister to warn of right-wing terror Hundreds of neo-Nazis marched with torches, flags and drums through the eastern German town of Plauen this week. The incident has put authorities in ...
19:04, 2019-05-03

Iran media depicts German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas as a Nazi German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas' Iran visit received widespread coverage in the country's media, which seemed to unanimously criticize Germany and...
12:20, 2019-06-12

'Only voice of Europe carries significant weight,' German Foreign Minister Maas says In an op-ed published in 26 European countries, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas appealed for Europeans to work more closely together. He called on...
08:36, 2019-11-02

US-Iran conflict: German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas arrives in Jordan The top German diplomat will travel to Iran seeking ways to salvage the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. Heiko Maas's four-day Middle East trip comes amid hei...
09:20, 2019-06-08

German Finance Minister sees no need yet to abandon balanced budget over climate plan The German government has enough other options to consider for funding a planned climate package before it needs to discuss sacrificing its "black ze...
13:20, 2019-09-16

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas makes surprise Libya visit Diplomatic efforts to mediate between Libya's two governments have so far been unsuccessful. Germany wants to convince rival administrations to parti...
19:36, 2019-10-27

German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer distances himself from anti-immigration populists Germany's interior minister has said in an interview that he can't "trust" populists like Italian counterpart Matteo Salvini. He also said that he wo...
14:16, 2019-05-30

German foreign minister arrives in Iraq, seeks to address regional tensions German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas arrived in Iraq on Saturday as part of a wider trip to the Middle East seeking to de-escalate tensions between Ira...
14:08, 2019-06-08

German foreign minister urges Russia, Ukraine to revive peace talks Germany's top diplomat met with his Russian counterpart in Moscow. Heiko Maas expressed renewed hope for an end to the conflict in eastern Ukraine....
03:04, 2019-08-22

France delivered the first of 36 Rafale fighter jets bought by India, and India's defense minister already took a spin in it AP Photo/Bob Edme India's defense minister climbed into the cockpit of a Dassault Rafale fighter jet during a visit to France. The jet is the first o...
19:56, 2019-10-08

China defense minister says military will “resolutely take action” to defend its claims over Taiwan and South China Sea SINGAPORE (AP) — China defense minister says military will “resolutely take action” to defend its claims over Taiwan and South China Sea....
05:44, 2019-06-02

Iran calls US sanctions against its foreign minister ‘childish’ Iran called the Trump administration’s slapping of economic sanctions on the country’s foreign minister “childish” and said t...
19:44, 2019-08-01

Apple and Google should be regulated like banks if they go deeper into financial services, German finance minister says Apple Big tech firms like Apple and Google should face the same regulations as banks if they push deeper into the financial industry, German Deputy F...
18:56, 2019-11-18

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas in Middle East bid to ease US-Iran tensions The top German diplomat will travel to Iran seeking ways to salvage the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. Heiko Maas's four-day Middle East trip comes amid hei...
11:28, 2019-06-08

Jeremy Hunt calls for European mission to protect ships in the Gulf after Iran's seizure of Brit tanker Jeremy Hunt is calling for a European-led mission to protect ships in the Gulf after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker....
20:16, 2019-07-22

North Macedonia: Prime minister calls for snap elections North Macedonia's prime minister wants new elections after the EU passed on beginning membership talks. Now, the citizens should decide what's next f...
14:00, 2019-10-19

Greek prime minister calls for early election after EU loss ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has called for an early national election following the defeat of his party at the European...
23:24, 2019-05-26

Fijian prime minister calls on Australia to be 'far more ambitious' on climate Frank Bainimarama wants the two countries to ‘unite behind the science’ of limiting global heating to 1.5CThe Fijian prime minister, Frank Bainimaram...
12:09, 2019-09-16

NATO braces for an awkward summit as Boris Johnson tells Trump to butt out of UK politics, Russia edges closer to Europe, and Macron calls the group brain-dead Ludovic Marin/Pool via Reuters World leaders are meeting in England on Tuesday and Wednesday for a NATO summit that will also mark the alliance's 70t...
12:48, 2019-12-02

Estonia minister calls first female president 'emotionally heated woman' Kersti Kaljulaid criticised by far-right minister for leaving swearing-in ceremony of minister accused of domestic violenceEstonia’s new interior min...
04:52, 2019-05-03

B.C. health minister promises crackdown on youth vaping after calls for Canada to act Adrian Dix made the promise in the wake of new research that found vaping among Canadian teens skyrocketed 74 per cent in one year....
16:40, 2019-06-21

Prime minister calls B.C. money-laundering report ‘extremely alarming’ Ottawa acknowledges the "alarming" B.C. money-laundering report but says the fix for a legal loophole will be difficult....
23:08, 2019-05-10

Trump Calls Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau “Two-Faced” Donald Trump is lashing out at other world leaders at the on-going NATO summit, including the leaders of France and Canada....
19:04, 2019-12-04

Gail Vaz-Oxlade calls Ontario minister the C-word on Twitter — she’s not backing down Gail Vaz-Oxlade targeted Ontario Min. Lisa MacLeod with a term that was called a "misogynistic slur."...
06:08, 2019-06-29

Russian comics get sales boost after culture minister calls them 'pathetic' Vladimir Medinsky’s comments have sparked backlash from fans and boosted sales, according to one Russian publisherThe Russian culture minister’s dism...
14:56, 2019-09-17

US calls for German ground troops in Syria A top US diplomat has formally asked Germany to send troops to Syria to help fight the terrorist militia Islamic State. James Jeffrey said allies nee...
05:20, 2019-07-07

German conservatives renew calls for a burqa ban Deputy leader of the Christian Democrats has joined other CDU members in calling for a burqa ban in Germany. The calls come after the Netherlands imp...
15:16, 2019-08-02

Trump calls Trudeau ‘two-faced’ after video shows prime minister mocking him President Trump called Justin Trudeau “two-faced” after a video surfaced showing the Canadian prime minister mocking Trump for taking tim...
15:44, 2019-12-04

Bolsonaro tight-lipped as minister faces calls to resign over Lula scandal Sérgio Moro had ‘totally inappropriate’ links with prosecutorsMoro jailed Bolsonaro’s top rival, Lula, before Brazil electionBrazil’s justice ministe...
23:12, 2019-06-11

Iraq: Protests gather steam as prime minister calls for return to 'normal' Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi has called on anti-government protesters to reopen roads, saying they have achieved their goal. But with nothing real...
02:48, 2019-11-04

Leclerc calls German GP run-off surface "unacceptable" after crash Charles Leclerc says the low-grip asphalt beyond Hockenheim's final corners where the Ferrari driver crashed out of Formula 1's German Grand Prix is ...
20:12, 2019-07-28

Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis calls for new era of German relations Greece's new conservative prime minister wants to implement reforms more far-reaching than those imposed by the EU. He has called for German investme...
16:16, 2019-08-29

German FM Maas calls for EU migrant redistribution 'coalition' Germany's foreign minister says willing EU countries should redistribute migrants saved in the Mediterranean Sea. Some EU countries have vehemently o...
07:48, 2019-07-13

Merkel successor AKK calls for German 'climate consensus' The top Christian Democrat wants Bundestag parties to come to a climate consensus. In an interview with German media, CDU boss Annegret Kramp-Karrenb...
01:20, 2019-07-08

Thamesmead regeneration: calls grow for DLR extension as plans for 11,500 homes are revealed for 'London's new town' Plans for 11,500 new homes have been revealed as part of a £8 million waterfront scheme in Thamesmead, leading to increased calls for a DLR extension...
13:48, 2019-10-24

Trump calls Trudeau 'two-faced' after the Canadian prime minister was caught mocking him behind his back Leon Neal/Getty Images President Donald Trump has called Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "two-faced" after Trudeau was caught on camera mockin...
14:44, 2019-12-04

Trump calls Trudeau 'two-faced' after the Canadian prime minister appeared to mock him behind his back Leon Neal/Getty Images Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was caught on camera appearing to mock President Donald Trump in front of world leaders...
15:08, 2019-12-04

Eastern German state premier calls for new national anthem Thuringian Premier Bodo Ramelow says he wants a national anthem with which all Germans can identify. Ramelow told a newspaper that the current anthem...
11:04, 2019-05-09

Left party leader calls for nationalizing German airlines In an effort to fight climate change, the Left party has proposed nationalizing Germany's airlines. Aviation regulation is currently at the center of...
06:48, 2019-07-30

'Barbaric' tests on monkeys lead to calls for closure of German lab Shocking footage shows conditions ‘clearly breach’ EU standards on animal welfare, say campaignersAn animal testing laboratory in Germany that subjec...
19:24, 2019-10-15

Vodafone calls for German government help with ultrafast broadband rollout Complaining about the costs, the head of telecoms giant Vodafone in Germany has called on the government to invest in "last mile" broadband connectio...
19:56, 2019-05-05

Bulgarian prime minister calls for FA chief to resign amid fallout from England game racism Bulgarian prime minister Boyko Borissov has called for the resignation of the Bulgarian FA president amid the fallout to the racist abuse suffered by...
11:20, 2019-10-15

German President Steinmeier calls out 'toxic' social media debates At the re:publica digital conference in Berlin, German President Frank Walter Steinmeier called out social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and...
16:48, 2019-05-06

President Steinmeier calls for decency on 70th anniversary of German constitution Germany's president said that "hatred and enmity" were starting to poison political debate. He warned politicians to heed the voices of voters in ord...
19:28, 2019-05-23

Raheem Sterling joins calls from Bulgaria prime minister for country's football chief to be axed Raheem Sterling has backed calls from the prime minister of Bulgaria for the country's football union president Borislav Mikhailov to resign over Mon...
12:56, 2019-10-15

Haitian Foreign Minister calls for development reboot to close ‘striking gap’ between promises and action on ending poverty The future of humanity hinges on full implementation of the 2030 Agenda, if we don't get there, “we may never see the world that ‘we the peoples of t...
05:44, 2019-09-29

Daily on Defense: Trump’s ‘unconventional’ argument, Graham, Van Hollen go ‘full bore’ on Turkey sanctions, Mattis’ roast riposte, McRaven calls for change at the top ‘AN AMAZING OUTCOME’: After Vice President Mike Pence announced he’d negotiated a five-day ceasefire to allow complete withdrawal of Kurdish-led Syri...
13:36, 2019-10-18

German drug czar calls for tobacco advertising ban amid vaping concerns Germany's drug commissioner wants to ban tobacco ads in outdoor areas. A new report shows that while fewer Germans use cigarettes, vaping is becoming...
17:24, 2019-11-05

German central banker pushes back on calls for ECB to fight climate change Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann on Thursday batted back calls for the European Central Bank to take a bigger role in protecting the environment, sayin...
21:04, 2019-11-28

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls for ‘more patience’ amid US-Iran tensions as nuclear deal hangs in balance TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls for ‘more patience’ amid US-Iran tensions as nuclear deal hangs in balance....
19:16, 2019-06-12

Bulgaria prime minister calls for nation's FA chief to resign amid fallout from England game racism Bulgarian prime minister Boyko Borissov has called for the resignation of the Bulgarian FA president amid the fallout to the racist abuse suffered by...
12:00, 2019-10-15

Artist on a mission: how a creative carver transformed a derelict, rat-infested Deptford mission into a dream studio home Developers wanted to demolish a damp, rat-infested old chapel in Deptford. A skilled carver and gilder saw its potential for salvation....
16:52, 2019-05-03

Japanese minister rejects calls to ban high heels in the workplace, calling them 'necessary and appropriate' Japan's health minister has rejected a petition calling for a ban on companies requiring women to wear high heels at work....
08:56, 2019-06-06

Greek prime minister Tsipras calls for a snap national election following European election loss ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek prime minister Tsipras calls for a snap national election following European election loss....
23:24, 2019-05-26

Former Defense Secretary Ash Carter on the state of the defense sector Ash Carter, former U.S. defense secretary during the Obama administration who is currently with Harvard's Belfer Center, joins "Squawk Box" to d...
16:00, 2019-06-11

Tory leadership race: Matt Hancock calls delivering Brexit 'mission critical' after Euro elections results - but rival Hunt says no-deal would be 'political suicide' Tory leadership hopeful Matt Hancock says it is "mission critical" to deliver Brexit before a general election takes place after the party's humiliat...
09:20, 2019-05-28

Trump allegedly ordered former Defense Secretary James Mattis to ‘screw Amazon’ one year before awarding a hotly contested $10 billion defense cloud contract to Microsoft Reuters/Joshua Roberts/Susan Walsh/AP/Business Insider composite Trump ordered former Defense Secretary James Mattis to "screw Amazon" out of a lucra...
20:28, 2019-10-26

Jeremy Corbyn calls for 'thorough' probe into civil servants claiming he is 'too frail' to be prime minister Jeremy Corbyn has called for a "speedy and thorough" independant probe after senior civil servants allegedly claimed that he is "too frail" to be pri...
07:08, 2019-07-02

Former Labour minister Ivan Lewis urges voters to back Tories to stop Jeremy Corbyn becoming prime minister A former Labour minister has urged his constituents to vote for the Conservative Party to block Jeremy Corbyn from becoming prime minister....
20:12, 2019-12-04

Another German citizen arrested in Turkey for political reasons: German media A man has reportedly been arrested in Turkey for posts he shared on Facebook. A series of arrests of German citizens in recent years has strained rel...
03:00, 2019-08-07

German prosecutors probe German dialysis firm Fresenius Personnel of Frensenius Medical Care, the German maker of dialysis machines and products, are facing bribery probes, say Frankfurt prosecutors. Hospi...
19:32, 2019-10-21

German CDU chief: No overhaul of German coalition deal Germany is governed by a coalition of Angela Merkel's CDU, its sister party CSU, and the center-left SPD. Many want to rethink the relationship, but ...
16:04, 2019-11-17

German companies want a private German spaceport Germany should try to send an astronaut to the moon as a part of the US-led mission in 2024, according to the influential BDI business association. I...
18:44, 2019-10-18

How to forward calls on a Samsung Galaxy S10 in 4 ways, to automatically redirect calls to a different phone number Henry Nicholls/Reuters You can forward calls on a Samsung Galaxy S10 to automatically redirect incoming phone calls to a different phone number. It'...
17:20, 2019-09-27

Donald Trump calls Duchess of Sussex ‘nasty’ ahead of U.K. visit, calls Boris Johnson ‘excellent’ Donald Trump was responding to remarks that the Duchess made in 2016, when she said she'd move to Canada if he was elected president....
04:04, 2019-06-01

When Hope Calls, the When Calls the Heart Fans Are Here to Stay You've heard of Gleeks. You've seen proud Arianators take over your timeline. Every other muggle is a Potterhead. These are all nick names for pass...
22:48, 2019-08-30

The best extension cords From temporary uses like hanging lights during the holidays or powering tools for a home repair project, to more permanent applications like connecti...
21:28, 2019-10-31

NATO up against it internally and externally Who'll be the skunk at NATO's 70th birthday party? And is the alliance really "brain dead?" The upcoming summit could provide all sorts of public-rel...
07:12, 2019-12-03

Despite all the tension, NATO isn't going anywhere, UK ambassador says Reuters Divisions between NATO leaders, mainly between Trump and his counterparts, were on display this week during a NATO summit in the UK. Despite ...
18:32, 2019-12-04

NATO chief warns 'fight against IS is not over' Jens Stoltenberg has warned that NATO must continue its fight against IS after the US withdrawal from Syria. He welcomed Germany's call for an intern...
12:45, 2019-10-23

Putin got exactly what he wants from NATO this week, thanks to Trump Russia's main strategy to deter NATO is to encourage splits that will paralyze the alliance's ability to respond to aggression in a unified way. NATO...
14:44, 2019-12-04

EU to decide on Brexit extension — but then what? "Please do not waste this time," the EU's Donald Tusk implored in April when granting the UK a six-month Brexit extension. He's likely to grant anoth...
15:08, 2019-10-24

Tom Brady's Getting A Raise But Not Actually An Extension When the news first broke of Tom Brady’s new Patriots contract, it was reported as a two-year extension, running through 2021, at $70 million. After ...
03:08, 2019-08-06

EU grants Brexit extension — so what now? "Please do not waste this time," the EU's Donald Tusk implored in April when granting the UK its last Brexit extension. On Monday, he said the EU had...
11:36, 2019-10-28

Ukraine's new president commits to EU, NATO membership Urkainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy intends to keep Ukraine "on the path of European and Euro-Atlantic integration." He also said he is ready to ...
18:48, 2019-06-04

NATO's Stoltenberg acknowledges 'different views' on Syria The military alliance has concluded a meeting focused in large part on the conflict in Syria and the security situation in Afghanistan after election...
16:44, 2019-10-25

NATO just got together in Portugal to test its drones at sea, underwater, and in the air NATO Unmanned platforms are proliferating among militaries around the world. Testing those platforms to make sure they work, and can work together, i...
15:24, 2019-10-30

Former NATO head says US is in ‘dangerous’ position with Iran A former Supreme Allied Commander at NATO said the US is in a “dangerous” position in its standoff with Iran but believes ultimately the ...
20:12, 2019-05-19

Germany to match US contribution to NATO budget: dpa From 2021, Germany will increase its contribution to the NATO budget to be in line with what the US pays. NATO officials hope the move will diffuse t...
07:36, 2019-11-28

Swalwell: 'We're breaking up with Russia and making up with NATO' Rep. Eric Swalwell said if he becomes president, his first act for his foreign policy would be to cut ties with Russia and to come back into the fold...
05:24, 2019-06-28

NATO and Russia: Maneuvers and countermaneuvers on the Baltic Sea NATO is practicing in the Baltic Sea these days, as it's done before. What's new: The exercise is headed by the US Navy's 2nd Fleet command, a key fo...
08:00, 2019-06-14

Russia warns NATO over US-Poland move Russia has warned NATO that US President Donald Trump's pledge to send 1,000 US troops to Poland will "destabilize" Europe. NATO forces in member Pol...
22:56, 2019-06-13

Germany to match US contribution to NATO budget From 2021, Germany will increase its contribution to the NATO budget to be in line with what the US pays. NATO officials hope the move will diffuse t...
09:04, 2019-11-28

NATO recognizes China 'challenges' for the first time For the first time in NATO's history, the alliance is recognizing the challenges posed by China's rise in a summit declaration. NATO's chief said Bei...
19:12, 2019-12-03

New Ukraine president commits to NATO, EU membership BRUSSELS (AP) — Ukraine’s new president says his country still hopes to become a member of the NATO military alliance and the European Union bu...
18:04, 2019-06-04

NATO and Russia: Maneuvers and countermaneuvers in the Baltic Sea NATO is again running Baltic Sea drills — but now, the exercise is headed by the US Navy's 2nd Fleet, a key force during the Cold War era. Fleet comm...
18:44, 2019-06-14

Is NATO's future at risk over US-Turkey rift? No one is arguing against Turkey's right to buy an air defense system anywhere it wants. But the price of the Russian S-400 may be higher than Ankara...
20:44, 2019-06-14

NATO leaders insist they’re united despite infighting among some The infighting is mostly due to Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria. Macron has complained that Trump pulled U.S. troops out of the region without wa...
14:12, 2019-12-04

EU delays Brexit extension decision — so what now? "Please do not waste this time," the EU's Donald Tusk implored in April when granting the UK its last Brexit extension. The EU has delayed a decision...
12:28, 2019-10-25

EU agrees Brexit extension to 31 January Donald Tusk announces ‘flextension’ which allows UK to leave earlier if deal ratifiedFollow the latest Brexit news - liveThe EU has agreed to a Brexi...
11:08, 2019-10-28

UK sends letters to EU for, and against, Brexit extension Johnson sent a trio of letters to the EU: One unsigned requesting a Brexit extension, a copy of the law requiring him to request the extension and on...
00:20, 2019-10-20

Of Course Tyreek Hill Got A Contract Extension When news broke that the Kansas City Chiefs signed wide receiver Tyreek Hill to a contract extension earlier today, NFL reporters confirmed what ever...
23:52, 2019-09-06

Under-threat Bury given deadline extension after bid "English League One side Bury have been given extra time by the Football League to see if they can complete the sale of the club and secure the finan...
16:00, 2019-08-24

US to reduce troops in Afghanistan by 5,000 President Trump has revealed plans to cut the number of US troops deployed to Afghanistan but he did not provide a timetable for the drawdown. The an...
00:00, 2019-08-30

We're still fighting in Afghanistan and no one cares Alejandro Licea/US Army/Reuters The US-led war in Afghanistan had its 18th anniversary in October. The war is now the US's longest to date, and other...
17:56, 2019-10-08

‘In Afghanistan, We Laugh Differently’ For a handful of teenage girls, robotics offered a reprieve from their violent, patriarchal country. Now they are back home, with the Taliban poised ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

It's getting harder for NATO to hide that Turkey's becoming 'a thorn in everyone's side' Reuters Turkey conducted its first test of its Russian-made S-400 at the end of November, flouting NATO's admonishments about the air-defense system ...
23:48, 2019-12-02

NATO secretary-general in North Macedonia for 2-day visit SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has arrived for a two-day visit to North Macedonia before this tiny Balkan cou...
20:32, 2019-06-02

Nato leader identifies space as the next ‘operational domain’ Military alliance ‘will not put weapons in orbit but has to protect interests of west’Nato is to turn its attention to space as an “operational domai...
20:32, 2019-11-20

Trump misses the real NATO success story By almost every measure, the 70-year-old North Atlantic Treaty Organization has grown significantly stronger in the two years President Trump has bee...
05:12, 2019-06-14

Russia warns NATO over US-Poland troop move Russia has warned NATO that US President Donald Trump's pledge to send 1,000 US troops to Poland will "destabilize" Europe. NATO forces in member Pol...
05:00, 2019-06-14

NATO chief, New Zealand PM say they’re united in stopping extremism Stoltenberg, making a two-day trip to New Zealand, visited Christchurch, where 51 Muslim worshippers were killed in the attacks on two mosques by a s...
15:48, 2019-08-06

France's Macron laments 'brain death of NATO' The French president has urged European allies to "wake up" and reassess the reality of what NATO is in the Trump era. When asked whether he still be...
14:44, 2019-11-07

Kosovo celebrates 20 years of NATO-brought freedom PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the deployment of NATO troops in an operation that helped stop a Serb military ...
12:28, 2019-06-12

Trump describes Trudeau as 'two-faced' over Nato hot-mic video Canadian PM overheard making apparent joke about US president’s lengthy media appearancesDonald Trump has described Justin Trudeau as “two-faced” ove...
17:24, 2019-12-04

CDU's AKK aims to boost Bundeswehr budget to NATO target Germany's defense minister plans to increase military spending to the NATO target of 2% of gross domestic product. The SPD, Merkel's coalition partne...
10:40, 2019-07-22

Trump to meet Macron, Merkel at NATO summit The summit comes at a critical moment for the 29-member military alliance, which has been fraying in the face of Trump’s complaints that too many NAT...
20:32, 2019-11-29

Angela Merkel inspects NATO troops in Germany The German military has put on a major display for the chancellor to show off its NATO commitment. Speaking to soldiers, Angela Merkel underlined the...
17:56, 2019-05-20

COMMENTARY: Infighting among members weakens NATO alliance A gathering of NATO leaders to mark the alliance's 70th anniversary might end up being a sombre wake, Matthew Fisher says....
14:24, 2019-12-01

Majority of Germans want Turkey kicked out of NATO: survey A new survey shows that 58% of Germans want Turkey expelled from NATO over their recent military offensive in Syria. There is even stronger German su...
10:40, 2019-10-29

Nato's "stupid mistake" in WEC opener hospitalised mechanic Rebellion Racing driver Norman Nato has expressed his regret over the "stupid mistake" in Sunday's World Endurance Championship opener at Silverstone...
13:40, 2019-09-02

US threatens to impose sanctions on NATO ally Turkey The US has issued an ultimatum to Turkey: If the country buys the S-400 missile defense system from Russia, sanctions will be imposed. The dispute go...
23:52, 2019-05-24

Why has French President Macron taken the lead in NATO-bashing? Emmanuel Macron's allegation the alliance is brain-dead has raised more questions about the French leader's own state of mind than about NATO. DW's T...
03:24, 2019-11-09

Germany to match US contribution to NATO budget: reports From 2021, Germany will increase its contribution to the NATO budget to be in line with what the US pays. NATO officials hope the move will diffuse t...
13:08, 2019-11-28

US Air Force General Tod Wolters sworn in as NATO commander BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. Air Force General Tod D. Wolters has been sworn in as the top military officer of the 29-nation NATO military alliance. The form...
12:12, 2019-05-03

‘SNL’ recreates NATO’s hot-mic moment as school cafeteria clique An all-star cast poked fun at the European leaders caught on a hot mic belittling President Trump -- painting them as childish students wanting to be...
17:56, 2019-12-08

More Afghan civilians killed by government and Nato than Taliban UN figures for first half of 2019 blame 717 deaths on pro-Kabul forces and 531 on militantsMore Afghan civilians were killed by Afghan and Nato force...
10:32, 2019-07-30

NATO to endorse measures against Russia over missile treaty BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says allied defense ministers are set to endorse a list of measures against Russia should it ...
12:16, 2019-06-25

Trump cancels NATO summit press conference President Trump nixed a scheduled press conference Wednesday morning during the two-day NATO summit, saying he’ll be headed straight home after...
16:24, 2019-12-04

NATO, Afghan forces killed more civilians than Taliban: UN The UN has urged NATO and Afghan forces to immediately "reduce the terrible harm being inflicted" on civilians. The US, along with its NATO and Afgha...
08:52, 2019-07-30

Donald Trump goes after Macron at start of NATO summit The US President called Macron's "brain dead" NATO remarks "nasty," saying he could see Paris leaving the alliance. The remarks set the tone for what...
12:12, 2019-12-03

'The new disrupter:' Macron replaces Trump as NATO bogeyman LONDON — French President Emmanuel Macron has displaced President Trump as the key source of consternation within NATO, casting doubt on the transatl...
18:08, 2019-12-04

SNL recreates NATO’s hot-mic moment as school cafeteria clique An all-star cast poked fun at the European leaders caught on a hot mic belittling President Trump -- painting them as childish students wanting to be...
16:56, 2019-12-08

Nato at 70: Macron, manspreading and Melania dressed as a moth As leaders gathered in Watford for the alliance’s 70th birthday, we take a look at the goings on, outfits, clashes and gossiping sessionsThe last tim...
17:24, 2019-12-04

Macron clashes with both Erdoğan and Trump at Nato summit French president is rebuked by Trump over Nato criticism after row with Turkey about KurdsNato disunity was on full display on the opening day of the...
21:52, 2019-12-03

NATO looks to outer space as modern warfare evolves Since its founding 70 years ago, NATO has primarily focused on the threat posed by conventional warfare. But these days, conflicts are also fought in...
01:16, 2019-06-27

President Trump’s funding complaints befuddle NATO IT’S NOT ABOUT THE MONEY: Call it arrogance, or ignorance, or maybe just a negotiating tactic, but President Trump — in making NATO funding his signa...
13:28, 2019-12-04

NATO is finally talking about China, and there are 3 big problems it has to address Associated Press NATO leaders gathered in London this week for a summit marking the alliance's 70th anniversary. Many of the longstanding problems fa...
21:44, 2019-12-05

Afghan government and Nato killing more civilians than the Taliban UN figures for first half of 2019 blame 717 deaths on pro-Kabul forces and 531 on militantsAfghan forces and their international allies killed more c...
19:36, 2019-07-30

Nato is not braindead. But it does need a shot of adrenaline | Michael H Fuchs Donald Trump has sparked a crisis in the alliance but it has a future if it returns to its postwar roots of defending democracyDonald Trump threw a t...
13:36, 2019-12-05

NATO nerves on edge ahead of leaders' meeting Who'll be the skunk at NATO's 70th birthday party? And is the alliance really "brain dead?" The upcoming summit could provide all sorts of public-rel...
14:48, 2019-12-03

NATO chief says Trump remains committed to alliance “I am confident that the U.S. will remain committed to NATO for several reasons,” Jens Stoltenberg said....
18:48, 2019-12-08

Supercars gets extension to pitch for new fifth Bathurst event The Bathurst Regional Council has given Supercars an extension for its proposal to host the venue's new slot for a fifth motorsport event of the year...
14:52, 2019-06-17

Brexit: EU prepares to grant UK three-month extension Exclusive: UK will have option to leave earlier if deal is ratified, leaked draft showsThe EU is preparing to sign off on a Brexit extension to 31 Ja...
20:56, 2019-10-27

France threatens to veto further Brexit extension French foreign minister decries ‘worrying’ lack of progress as EU diplomats express frustrationThe French government has threatened to veto a further...
16:00, 2019-09-08

Virginia’s Mendenhall gets 2-year contract extension CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia has given football coach Bronco Mendenhall a two-year contract extension. Athletic director Carla Williams made ...
00:36, 2019-05-31

Mexican GP organiser says F1 contract extension has been agreed The Mexican Grand Prix organiser has announced the race will remain on the Formula 1 calendar beyond the end of its current contract, which runs out ...
15:52, 2019-08-07

How to screen record on your Chromebook using a Chrome extension AP Photo/Jeff Chiu To screen record on your Chromebook, you'll first have to download a Chrome extension. There are several extensions you can use to...
18:48, 2019-11-08

Barnier: EU not yet able to decide on length of next Brexit extension Johnson’s threat to pull bill unless there is general election rings alarm bells in BrusselsLive politics news – latest updatesMichel Barnier has sai...
13:04, 2019-10-25

‘Extraordinary’: TfL criticised over Uber licence extension Firm had to promise to verify drivers’ identities, in deal attacked by London cabbiesTransport for London made Uber promise to verify drivers’ identi...
18:20, 2019-10-30

EU expecting another Brexit extension in October, says Juncker Brussels chief criticises MPs for prioritising May’s removal above finding agreementJean-Claude Juncker has suggested that Brussels is expecting anot...
10:24, 2019-05-23

EU ready to grant Brexit extension in run-up to key summit Boris Johnson faces crunch week as Brussels downplays chance of progress on IrelandJean-Claude Juncker has talked up the prospects of a Brexit extens...
15:28, 2019-10-13

Sweden wants extension of rapper’s detention after fight A Swedish prosecutor wants U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky held for another week in pre-trial detention to allow police finish investigating a June 30 fight i...
10:20, 2019-07-19

Tom Brady agrees to $70m, two-year extension with Patriots at age of 42 Quarterback has won six Super Bowls with New EnglandBrady has said he wants to play in league into his mid-40sTom Brady has insisted for some time th...
21:00, 2019-08-04

Tom Brady agrees to intriguing extension with Patriots Happy Birthday, Tom! The legendary Patriots quarterback has agreed to a two-year extension with the Patriots, according to ESPN, just a day after tur...
21:08, 2019-08-04

Huawei gets 90-day extension to buy from U.S. suppliers before ban takes effect The U.S. Commerce Secretary said the extension was to aid U.S. customers, many of which operate networks in rural America....
17:16, 2019-08-19

Commerce Department gives Huawei 90-day extension to buy from US suppliers US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday the US government will extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to ...
18:20, 2019-08-19

Germany's von der Leyen supports Brexit extension Ahead of the vote for European Commission president, Ursula von der Leyen tried to sway socialists and liberals. She made promises on Brexit, climate...
16:28, 2019-07-15

Uber gets two-month extension to London licence The firm's temporary licence to operate was due to expire on Wednesday, but it now has a two-month extension....
11:23, 2019-09-24

EU grants Brexit extension until January 31: Tusk PM Boris Johnson wrote a letter last week asking for a delay after British lawmakers forced his hand. EU member states agree to grant Britain a three...
10:44, 2019-10-28

Bernardo Silva given extension to answer FA charge "Manchester City star Bernardo Silva has been given extra time to answer an FA misconduct charge after his tweet about team-mate Benjamin Mendy."...
23:24, 2019-10-09

Israeli PM gets 2-week extension to form government JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s president has granted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a two-week extension to form a government, as negotiations co...
17:00, 2019-05-13

Why Dak Prescott’s Cowboys extension is no longer ‘imminent’ Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said last week after Dak Prescott torched the Giants that a contract extension for the quarterback was “immine...
19:12, 2019-09-15

PM faces Brexit extension even if his deal is passed Labour and former Tory MPs join in bid to force through extension with amendment on ‘super Saturday’Brexit ‘super Saturday’: your guide to the big da...
22:24, 2019-10-18

US allies Afghanistan and Pakistan keep shooting at each other As the U.S. continues to pursue peace talks in Afghanistan, the Pentagon is worried that the Afghan government and Pakistan, both U.S. allies, will d...
01:44, 2019-07-18

Taliban lifts ban on Red Cross in Afghanistan The Red Cross has fully resumed operations in Afghanistan after the Taliban said it had agreed to "new promises in humanitarian aid." The militants a...
13:56, 2019-09-15

Air pollution in Afghanistan’s capital may be deadlier than war KABUL, Afghanistan — Yousuf fled with his family from his home in eastern Afghanistan eight years ago to escape the war, but he couldn’t escape trage...
22:00, 2019-11-13

Two US service members killed in Afghanistan The U.S. military has announced that two service members were killed in Afghanistan on Wednesday. At this time, their names are being withheld until ...
15:04, 2019-06-26

US to reduce Afghanistan forces by 2020 US Secretary of State Pompeo said that the US wants to begin withdrawing its forces from Afghanistan by 2020. It is the first time frame announced fo...
00:52, 2019-07-30

Inside Afghanistan's vacation hotspot It's been described as "Afghanistan's Grand Canyon," and 10 years after it was designated a national park, Band-e-Amir is flourishing as a beacon of ...
04:24, 2019-06-26

Taliban lift ban on Red Cross in Afghanistan The Red Cross has fully resumed operations in Afghanistan after the Taliban said they had agreed to "new promises in humanitarian aid." The militants...
19:40, 2019-09-15

Will elections settle any of Afghanistan's problems? Tainted by alleged fraud and Taliban attacks on polling stations, what kind of mandate do elections give in a country beset by violence and weak rule...
20:08, 2019-10-10

‘Spoiler': Turkey’s Erdoğan positioned to be Putin ally in NATO Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan could help Russia in multiple ways if he continues to undermine the effectiveness of NATO from within the tran...
06:16, 2019-10-16

Donald Trump won’t commit to defending ‘delinquent’ NATO allies President Trump offered an ambiguous reply Tuesday when asked if the US would come to the defense of a NATO ally under attack, if that country had no...
18:32, 2019-12-03

US briefing: impeachment, Nato summit and Kamala Harris drops out Wednesday’s top story: Trump abused the presidency for personal gain, Democrat report finds. Plus, Giorgio Armani on the search for his successorGood...
13:36, 2019-12-04

Nato at 70: Macron, manspreading and Melania dressed as a Ukip moth As leaders gathered in Watford for the alliance’s 70th birthday, we take a look at the goings on, outfits, clashes and gossiping sessionsThe last tim...
15:36, 2019-12-04

Merkel vows to hit 2% NATO spending target 'by early 2030s' The German leader says NATO is even more essential to Germany and Europe now than during the Cold War....
10:40, 2019-11-27

US briefing: Trump's Nato flounce, impeachment and George Zimmerman Thursday’s top story: US president cancels press conference after video of other leaders’ apparent mockery. Plus, the ferry disaster that exposed Ira...
12:40, 2019-12-05

Russia delivers missile system to Turkey in challenge to NATO Russia began delivery of an advanced missile defense system to Turkey on Friday, a move expected to trigger U.S. sanctions against a NATO ally and dr...
15:44, 2019-07-12

NATO chief warns of threat of industrial espionage from other nations Canada and its NATO allies are facing a growing threat from espionage, said NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg....
21:40, 2019-07-15

Germany's Merkel, Maas defend NATO after Macron's rebuke After French President Emmanuel Macron declared NATO "brain dead," Germany's top diplomat Heiko Maas and Chancellor Angela Merkel praised the US-led ...
16:20, 2019-11-10

NATO chief says alliance must prepare ‘to address the rise of China' China’s efforts to establish economic and even military influence far beyond its borders are pushing NATO to develop new plays for the Indo-Pacific, ...
00:52, 2019-08-08

NATO chief to visit Macron after 'brain death' comments President Macron's very public questioning of the military alliance has left France feeling isolated. NATO head Jens Stoltenberg will now seek clarif...
17:12, 2019-11-19

Smug in the west: but even the Tories steer clear of Trump at Nato The ‘leader of the free world’ manages to reduce Nato geopolitics to suburban real-estate rivalry, but fails to team up with Johnson – or FarageThe l...
19:40, 2019-12-03

Trump slams impeachment proceedings at NATO meet: ‘It’s a joke’ President Trump canceled a press conference Wednesday, but still slammed the House Judiciary Committee’s impeachment hearings before leaving the NATO...
19:24, 2019-12-04

Angela Merkel condemns Macron's 'drastic words' on NATO After claims by the French president that NATO is "brain dead," German Chancellor Merkel said the military alliance is far from needing life support....
17:28, 2019-11-07

‘You need more’: Hungary praises China tech giant despite NATO warning LONDON — Hungary plans to continue partnering with the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, despite U.S. warnings about espionage threats and the...
22:36, 2019-12-05

France's Macron defends NATO 'brain death' remarks The French leader is setting the tone ahead of a NATO summit next week. At issue are unresolved questions over peace in Europe, relations with Russia...
14:00, 2019-11-28

NATO leaders caught gossiping about Trump in unguarded chat Trump's behavior was the topic of discussion Tuesday, even for other world leaders in London for a NATO summit....
11:32, 2019-12-04

Turkey is holding up NATO military plans because of a dispute over Syria Turkey is withholding its backing of a NATO defense plan until the alliance offers more Ankara more political support for its fight against the Kurdi...
17:48, 2019-11-26

As tensions simmer with Russia, NATO wants to up its game in the waters around Europe US Navy Russia and its neighbors in NATO have been at odds since Moscow seized Crimea and intervened in Ukraine in 2014. Much of that tension has pla...
23:28, 2019-11-12

Canada in a tough spot as U.S., NATO differ on weaponizing space NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg insisted space was purely defensive and did not include plans to put weapons into orbit. But it represented a...
19:12, 2019-11-24

NATO leaders downplay divisions threatening military alliance Although the summit was meant to mark the military alliance's 70th birthday, tensions among the allies overshadowed the party. The celebration of uni...
18:40, 2019-12-04

Russia shows no 'sign' it's willing to comply with INF nuclear treaty, NATO says There is little hope a key nuclear arms treaty can be saved, as Russia refuses to come back into compliance, says NATO's Jens Stoltenberg. He spoke a...
16:32, 2019-07-05

Russia, Serbia blame NATO for Kosovo police raid BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Russia and Serbia have blamed pro-NATO and Western influences for an armed raid by Kosovo police in the Serb-dominated north ...
15:24, 2019-05-29

Amid tensions with Russia, NATO is trying to up its game in the waters around Europe US Navy Russia and its neighbors in NATO have been at odds since Moscow seized Crimea and intervened in Ukraine in 2014. Much of that tension has pla...
15:56, 2019-11-13

Top NATO general has had ‘zero conversations’ with US allies about increasing military aid to Ukraine The top commander of western forces in Europe has not discussed the military contributions of allies to Ukraine, the four-star American general told ...
21:36, 2019-10-03

Serbia, Kosovo urged to ease tensions by NATO countries Germany, France, Italy, Britain and the United States are seeking compromise over tensions between Serbia and Kosovo. Both are seeking EU accession....
18:56, 2019-08-13

‘Way out of line’: US ambassador to NATO drubs Emmanuel Macron for ‘go-it-alone’ attitude LONDON — French President Emmanuel Macron undermined NATO unity by displaying a “go-it-alone” attitude that angered diplomats around the world, Ameri...
19:24, 2019-12-04

NATO chief urges action if Russia drops INF treaty NATO's leader has warned that Europe's security could be compromised by Russia's decision to exit a Cold War-era treaty. Russia has accused the US an...
01:32, 2019-06-27

‘A very big move’: US heartened that NATO issues its first warning about Chinese influence LONDON — NATO leaders today warned for the first time about China’s international influence, a seminal step toward aligning the security bloc against...
21:08, 2019-12-04

Trump's demands for NATO is a 'very rough way to play,' a former top commander of the alliance says Reuters/Francois Lenoir President Donald Trump on Tuesday morning undercut one of the founding principles of NATO by suggesting the US may not defend...
21:36, 2019-12-03

Rising NATO superstar Poland to host more American troops, buy US F-35s When President Trump meets Poland’s President Andrzej Duda at the White House Wednesday, the president will have what one senior administration offic...
22:08, 2019-06-11

US briefing: Don McGahn, Nato's future and carbon emissions cuts Tuesday’s top story: Judge rules former White House counsel must testify in impeachment inquiry. Plus, Netflix’s first bricks-and-mortar movie theatr...
13:00, 2019-11-26

Turkey begins receiving Russian missiles in challenge to U.S. and NATO Turkey began taking delivery of an advanced Russian missile defense system on Friday, a move expected to trigger U.S. sanctions against a NATO ally a...
18:48, 2019-07-12

Nato to consider expert panel after Macron brain-dead claim Critics say setting up group to consider alliance’s future will let politicians pass the buckNato is expected to consider at its 70th birthday summit...
07:04, 2019-11-26

NATO leaders meet as divisions threaten military alliance Although the summit is meant to mark the military alliance's 70th birthday, tensions among the allies are overshadowing the party. The celebration of...
10:52, 2019-12-04

Queen greets her Nato guests – but problems mount for absent son Such engagements would normally be Prince Andrew’s gig but not for the foreseeableLatest election news - live updatesAs the Queen hosted world leader...
21:52, 2019-12-03

All eyes are on Princess Anne after Buckingham Palace NATO reception. Here's why Princess Anne, the only daughter of Queen Elizabeth, is making headlines following Buckingham Palace's reception with NATO leaders. Here's why.  ...
17:12, 2019-12-04

NATO member Estonian reports alleged Russian air violation COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Baltic region’s main news agency says a Russian military aircraft briefly violated the airspace of NATO member E...
17:08, 2019-05-20

NATO countries’ bickering over defence budgets likely to dominate summit NATO allies agreed to move toward spending 2 per cent of gross domestic product on defence by 2024....
18:32, 2019-12-02

Trump headed to NATO summit in UK, vows to push for more cash President Trump jetted off to the annual NATO summit in the UK on Monday — and vowed to raise the issue of defense spending by allies during th...
19:40, 2019-12-02

Trump kicks Turkey out of F-35 program in historic NATO rupture President Trump is kicking Turkey out of the F-35 fighter jet program over the NATO ally’s insistence on purchasing Russian-made anti-aircraft defens...
21:28, 2019-07-17

For 'the voters at home': Trump to unveil NATO spending cut in London LONDON — President Trump will announce a small reduction in U.S. contributions to NATO at this week's meeting of alliance leaders, an international r...
20:56, 2019-12-02

Turkey denies blackmailing Nato over Baltics defence plan Turkish leader blocks Nato military plan, unless he gains support for fight against KurdsTurkey has rejected claims it is blackmailing Nato by blocki...
07:20, 2019-12-03

Albanian soldier killed, 2 injured at Latvia’s NATO base TIRANA, Albania (AP) — The Albanian army has reported that one of its soldiers was killed at a military base in Latvia during training exercises for ...
17:24, 2019-05-06

Donald Trump 'US wouldn't want NHS if it were on silver platter on NATO visit Mr Trump says "If UK handed the NHS to us on silver platter we would not want it" during visit to Britain for Nato summit...
11:56, 2019-12-03

The Latest: Acting Pentagon chief to appeal to NATO allies WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper’s trip to Europe (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Acting Defense Secretary Mark...
20:56, 2019-06-25

Trump issues NATO warning: Allies who don’t pitch in will be ‘dealt with’ President Trump said NATO members who don’t pony up more for their share of defense spending in the alliance will be “dealt with.” ...
17:20, 2019-12-03

Darknet cybercrime servers hosted in former NATO bunker in Germany Police stormed a bunker hosting countless illegal darknet platforms in a quiet German town. The alleged owner of the operation was believed to be liv...
05:12, 2019-09-28

Trump blasts Macron over ‘brain dead’ Nato remarks US president calls French leader’s comments ‘nasty’ and says Paris could break off from allianceDonald Trump has lashed out at Emmanuel Macron on the...
12:44, 2019-12-03

Trudeau heads to London to mark NATO’s 70th birthday NATO was established by North American and Western European countries at the start of the Cold War as a check against the Soviet Union and has been o...
14:04, 2019-12-02

Al-Baghdadi’s death a ‘milestone’ in fight against ISIS: NATO chief Al-Baghdadi was killed last week in a U.S. raid in Syria. The group has named Abu Ibrahim al-Hashemi Al-Qurayshi as its new leader....
14:12, 2019-11-03

Russia steps in as Turkey defies NATO allies in Syria Russia said it was working to prevent a conflict between advancing Turkish and Syrian government forces on Wednesday, as Turkey’s president defied gr...
12:40, 2019-10-16

What Giants think about Ezekiel Elliott’s huge contract extension Players view counterparts on other teams as opponents but also as part of the same business partnership, which is why when a mega-contract is signed,...
12:44, 2019-09-05

Duke, Cutcliffe agree to 2-year extension through ’22 season DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke has extended football coach David Cutcliffe’s contract through the 2022 season. Athletic director Kevin White announce...
01:36, 2019-05-04

Bulls Give Another Contract Extension To That Hardass Everyone Hated The Chicago Bulls, fresh off a successful season of not winning too many games to miss out on a primo lottery spot, reportedly have signed a “multi-y...
22:16, 2019-05-03

Julian Edelman agrees to two-year extension with Patriots FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — A person familiar with the situation says the New England Patriots have reached an agreement on a two-year extension with receive...
05:08, 2019-05-22

PSG signs contract extension with supplier Nike until 2032 PARIS (AP) — French champion Paris Saint-Germain has signed a contract extension with supplier Nike until 2032. No financial details were given but t...
16:16, 2019-06-28

EU delays decision on Brexit extension until MPs vote on election Offer is now expected to be made only days before UK is due to leave EU on 31 OctoberLive politics news – latest updatesThe EU will delay its decisio...
13:28, 2019-10-25

Luiz signs two-year contract extension at Chelsea "David Luiz has extended his stay at Chelsea by signing a new two-year deal which will keep him at the club until June 2021."...
20:52, 2019-05-10

EU ready to grant Brexit extension in build-up to key summit Boris Johnson faces crunch week as Brussels downplays chance of progress on IrelandJean-Claude Juncker has talked up the prospects of a Brexit extens...
17:04, 2019-10-13

Bury expelled from EFL, Bolton given extension as deadline passes "Bury have been expelled from the English Football League after 125 years of membership due to the financial problems at the club and their failure t...
00:56, 2019-08-28

Criticized Maryland chancellor won’t seek contract extension ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The chancellor of Maryland’s university system won’t seek a contract extension, after state lawmakers cut funding f...
18:08, 2019-05-16

Why Nets, Taurean Prince reached early extension Taurean Prince inked a two-year, $29 million extension Monday night before ever playing a regular-season game for the Nets. With a Monday deadline fo...
04:36, 2019-10-23

Bills DE Jerry Hughes signs two-year extension ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have signed defensive end Jerry Hughes to a two-year contract extension worth up to $23 million. A person...
22:40, 2019-05-21

Iraq gets new extension for Iran energy sanctions waiver BAGHDAD (AP) — Two Iraqi officials say the United States has given Iraq a new 90-day extension for an Iran sanctions waiver allowing Baghdad to impor...
14:36, 2019-06-15

UK Parliament wrestles over Brexit extension — live updates The battle lines are being drawn in the House of Commons. Opposition politicians are racing to enact a law that would block Boris Johnson from taking...
20:28, 2019-09-04

AP Source: Pats, Edelman agree to two-year extension FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the New England Patriots have reached an agreement on a two-year extension with re...
01:28, 2019-05-22

Get Giant Plugs Out of the Way With a 10-Pack of Mini Extension Cords Giant plugs that cover up half the outlets on your power strip should be outlawed, but until that day arrives, these short extension cords will have ...
22:24, 2019-05-12

The Latest: Governor aims to block extension for utility SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on a wildfire that killed 85 people in Paradise, California. 2:35 p.m. California Gov. Gavin Newsom says bankrupt Pac...
00:08, 2019-05-16

Google’s Safe Browsing service gets its own Chrome extension The Suspicious Site Reporter Extension lets users report sites to Google Safe Browsing, and Chrome has a new warning to protect users from deceptive ...
19:16, 2019-06-18

75% of electric car owners dangerously use extension leads to charge News 30 May, 2019 Lack of public chargers for EVs leads to extension leads being used in order to charge at home, risking safety...
15:44, 2019-05-30

Brexit extension unavoidable if MPs reject deal, says Merkel German chancellor tells EU leaders UK should be offered extension if it is requestedLatest Brexit news - live updatesAngela Merkel has told EU leader...
13:56, 2019-10-18

Contract extension approved for UArizona athletics director TUCSON – The Arizona Board of Regents approved a one-year contract extension with new terms for the University of Arizona Vice President and Di...
05:04, 2019-11-22

The Trump administration granted Huawei a new 90-day license extension REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke -/File Photo President Donald Trump's administration issued a 90-day extension allowing US companies to continue doing busi...
01:32, 2019-11-19

KTM signs Miguel Oliveira to MotoGP extension through 2020 KTM has exercised an option to retain Tech 3 rider Miguel Oliveira for the 2020 MotoGP season...
13:08, 2019-05-01

The Latest: State gets extension to provide details to feds OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on the federal government’s demand for a portion of Oklahoma’s $270 million settlement with Purdue Pharma...
21:32, 2019-06-27

Macron against Brexit extension as Merkel keeps option open French president says ‘it is time to put end to negotiations and move on to future relationship’Latest Brexit news - live updatesEmmanuel Macron has ...
16:20, 2019-10-18

Jaylon Smith surprisingly gets Cowboys extension before Triplets It wasn’t the contract extension the Cowboys were expected to get done first, but linebacker Jaylon Smith has a new long-term deal in place, ac...
00:20, 2019-08-21

U.S. firms shipping to Huawei will get a two-week extension on Monday late Friday says that the U.S. Commerce Department will issue on Monday two-week extensions to U.S. companies who have been supplying components and ...
07:04, 2019-11-16

Uber granted two-month extension to London licence Transport for London again rejects ride-hailing firm’s application for a full licenceUber’s application to renew its private hire operating licence i...
11:20, 2019-09-24

WTCR extension provisionally agreed, subject to FIA approval A new agreement has been reached between World Touring Car Cup promoter Eurosport Events and the WSC Group behind the TCR regulations to provisionall...
12:48, 2019-06-20

Trump signs 9/11 victims’ compensation fund extension Appearing in the Rose Garden with more than 60 first responders from the 2001 terrorist attacks, Trump signed into law an extension of the fund throu...
01:56, 2019-07-30

The Latest: Ireland’s Varadkar cool on Brexit extension LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says European Union countries are losing patience w...
15:32, 2019-06-20

Nets agree to contract extension with Taurean Prince Taurean Prince got his wish. The Nets and the 25-year-old forward agreed to a two-year, $29-million contract extension on Monday, the team announced....
00:16, 2019-10-22

Marcus Peters, who's eligible for an extension, says a new contract 'will take care of itself' The Rams traded a premium pick for Peters last offseason but have yet to extend his contract...
18:12, 2019-05-29

Vikings, Rudolph reach contract extension agreement EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and tight end Kyle Rudolph have agreed to terms on a contract extension, keeping the team’s longest-t...
18:00, 2019-06-11

The luxury-tax implications of Aroldis Chapman’s Yankees extension The Yankees stayed relatively payroll neutral when it comes to the luxury tax with their extension for Aroldis Chapman. Chapman could have opted out ...
22:24, 2019-11-03

Calipari signs $86 million, 10-year extension with Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari has signed a 10-year contract extension through 2029 worth $86 million that includes an option in ...
01:44, 2019-06-14

Current LMP2 cars get one-season extension through 2021/22 WEC The life-cycle of the existing LMP2 regulations has been extended by one season through to the end of the 2021/22 World Endurance Championship...
06:40, 2019-10-05

U.S. judge blocks extension of fast track deportations The policy, which was announced in July but hasn't yet been enforced, would allow fast-track deportations to apply to anyone in the country illegally...
23:52, 2019-09-28

Indianapolis signs punter Sanchez to contract extension INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have signed punter Rigoberto Sanchez to a contract extension. Terms were not announced Tuesday. Sanchez wo...
00:20, 2019-06-05

Boris Johnson 'will ask EU for extension' if no Brexit deal by Saturday Brexit secretary suggests PM will send letter to Brussels in absence of agreementLatest Brexit news - live updatesThe Brexit secretary has indicated ...
14:32, 2019-10-16

Pakistan’s top court rejects bail extension for ex-PM Sharif ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s top court has rejected a plea from former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for an extension of his bail so that he could...
10:44, 2019-05-03

Cuadrilla seeks extension to drill for shale gas until 2021 The fracking company will ask Lancashire council to change its licence, which ends in November UK shale gas company Cuadrilla will ask for extra time...
17:12, 2019-08-05

PGA’s Cologuard Classic signs 5-year-extension in Tucson TUCSON – PGA TOUR Champions, Exact Sciences (NASDAQ: EXAS) – the makers of Cologuard®, The First Tee of Tucson and the Tucson Conquistadores an...
06:08, 2019-09-25

Bucks sign GM Horst to multiyear contract extension MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks have signed general manager Jon Horst to a multiyear extension. The deal was announced Friday. Horst is one of t...
00:32, 2019-06-08

'There’s always next year' - Liverpool’s title wait set for cruel extension "Beating Barcelona by four goals is one thing; hoping for Manchester City to drop points is on another plane entirely. Scott Murray with a reality ch...
16:52, 2019-05-08

General election 2019: Boris Johnson calls Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon 'yokemates of destruction' as PM addresses Scottish independence calls Boris Johnson today called Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon "yokemates of destruction" as he ruled out ever allowing another Scottish independence r...
19:08, 2019-11-07

CIA-linked unit accused of atrocities in Afghanistan Document details 14 deadly raids by pro-government units with support of US intelligence The Afghan soldiers who swept through Kulalgo village one la...
11:20, 2019-10-31

How Trump sneaked from Florida to Afghanistan for Thanksgiving It’s no mean feat sneaking the most famous man in the world out of Florida and into a war zone some 8,000 miles away. But the White House went to gre...
01:00, 2019-11-29

Jos Buttler could be given leading role for England against Afghanistan • Eoin Morgan and Jason Roy are injury doubts• James Vince set to step up at Old TraffordThe joke going around the England dressing room after Friday...
19:16, 2019-06-15

Japanese aid chief among six dead in Afghanistan attack Japanese prime minister among those to pay tribute after Tetsu Nakamura is killed in deadly ambush on carThe head of a Japanese aid agency and five o...
17:24, 2019-12-04

Afghanistan: Several dead after Kabul car bomb blast A white cloud of smoke hung over the Afghan capital Kabul after an explosion occurred near the airport and the Afghan interior ministry. No group has...
07:20, 2019-11-13

Rocket hits US Embassy in Afghanistan on 9/11 anniversary AP Photo/Cara Anna KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A rocket exploded at the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan just minutes into Wednesday, the anniversary of the...
22:24, 2019-09-11

Why a Taliban peace deal won't end bloodshed in Afghanistan The Taliban continue to attack civilians in Afghanistan, despite reportedly pledging to negotiators in Qatar that they would stop. What is the milita...
17:36, 2019-07-26

Afghanistan bloodshed mars 100 years of independence Afghanistan is at a “crucial moment” in its history as it marks 100 years of independence, the head of the UN Mission there said on Monday, following...
18:36, 2019-08-19

What happens to Afghanistan’s left-behind women as the Taliban rises? Separated from her family after an attempt to flee failed, Tahira is among a growing number of women left struggling and vulnerable in a country wher...
09:04, 2019-11-14

UN says Taliban captives in Afghanistan subjected to abuse KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.N. says Taliban captives in Afghanistan have been subjected to abuse, ill-treatment and actions that may amount to to...
07:48, 2019-05-26

US military says 2 service members have been killed in Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — US military says 2 service members have been killed in Afghanistan....
06:16, 2019-06-26

'I know how to use a gun': children living on Afghanistan’s frontline - in pictures In a war that has been raging for decades, a third of the casualties are children. Last year, the UN recorded 927 child deaths and 2,135 injuries. In...
10:40, 2019-08-12

Opinion: Afghanistan's roller-coaster history It should be joyous: 100 years of independence. But Afghanistan is in mourning after a wedding was attacked. The US and the Taliban are thrashing out...
17:16, 2019-08-19

I Watched Friends Die in Afghanistan. The Guilt Has Nearly Killed Me. I was convinced the deaths of my friends in combat were my fault. It took me years to realize this feeling had a name: survivor guilt....
14:04, 2019-11-11

In Afghanistan, attacks against schools have tripled in one year The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Monday that much greater protection for educational facilities was needed across Afghanistan where attacks ag...
22:52, 2019-05-28

Taliban attack Afghanistan office of US aid group Fifteen wounded in Kabul bombing and gunfight, raising fears over latest peace talksThe Taliban have attacked the offices of a US aid group in the he...
14:56, 2019-05-08

Taliban leader vows to keep fighting in Afghanistan The US has sent an envoy to Afghanistan in hopes of negotiating a ceasefire, but the Taliban's leader has said the group won't stop fighting until it...
19:16, 2019-06-01

Pentagon releases IDs of 2 soldiers killed in Afghanistan WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has announced the identities of two soldiers killed in combat in Afghanistan. Killed on Wednesday in Uruzgan province ...
18:20, 2019-06-27

Trump and His Team Can’t Agree on Leaving Afghanistan Trump and his team can’t agree on something incredibly important. Trump and his advisers can’t agree on our country’s policy on Afghanistan....
05:20, 2019-08-30

Trump surprises troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving President Trump surprised American troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving after leaving his Florida residence overnight....
21:32, 2019-11-28

England v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup – live! Cricket World Cup updates from Old TraffordCheck out the latest Cricket World Cup standingsAnd you can email Tim here or tweet him here 9.38am BST Mo...
11:00, 2019-06-18

Afghanistan's president rejects foreign interference Afghanistan's president has said peace is only possible with an agreement between Afghanistan and the Taliban. His remarks come amid US efforts to fi...
11:16, 2019-08-11

Afghanistan: Car bomb injures dozens in Kabul A car bomb has left close to 100 people injured in the Afghan capital Kabul. Violence in the region has escalated as the US and the Taliban attempt t...
08:32, 2019-08-07

Polio Cases Surge in Pakistan and Afghanistan False rumors that children are fainting or dying have led parents to turn away vaccinators, threatening the campaign to eradicate the disease....
19:08, 2019-07-15

Schoolchildren killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan Victims who were aged between 10 and 15 were killed on their way to school official saysEight children have been killed by a roadside bomb near their...
17:36, 2019-11-02

Afghanistan: Floods threaten communities, minaret of Jam After a difficult winter, torrential rain and flooding across six of Afghanistan's 34 provinces have left at least 24 people dead and hundreds homele...
01:56, 2019-05-26

The war on drugs in Afghanistan 'has just been a total failure,' the US's top watchdog there says Parwiz Parwiz/REUTERS October was the 18th anniversary of the start of the US-led war in Afghanistan, and the US is still trying to negotiate its way...
21:12, 2019-12-05

Bus strikes roadside bomb in Afghanistan, 32 killed KABUL, Afghanistan — A roadside bomb tore through a bus in western Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing at least 32 people, including children, a provin...
10:56, 2019-07-31

Pompeo in Afghanistan: ‘We are prepared to remove our forces’ U.S. diplomats are reaching the final stages of a negotiation over Taliban obligations not to shelter terrorists if American forces leave Afghanistan...
03:08, 2019-06-26

Pentagon chief in Afghanistan for firsthand look at U.S.’ longest war The U.S. has about 14,000 American troops in Afghanistan as part of the American-led coalition....
05:08, 2019-10-21

US stops Taliban territory tracking in Afghanistan The US military has said that the NATO mission in Afghanistan is no longer collecting data on how much of the country is controlled by military insur...
12:52, 2019-05-01

US military says 2 service personnel killed in Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. military says two service members have been killed in Afghanistan. It did not offer any details surrounding the ci...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Afghanistan to release Taliban prisoners in swap The Afghan government has agreed to release three Taliban leaders. Kabul said the move was part of a prisoner swap for one US and one Australian host...
08:04, 2019-11-12

Taliban car bomb kills at least 30 in southern Afghanistan Hospital patients caught in blast intended for intelligence officials, says defence ministryA Taliban truck bomb has killed at least 30 people and wo...
11:04, 2019-09-19