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U.S. Marines with Battalion Landing Team 2/1, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, fire at targets during a live-fire exercise at Camp Hansen, Okinawa

US, Papua New Guinea sign defense pact at Pacific summit

U.S. Marines with Battalion Landing Team 2/1, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, fire at targets during a live-fire exercise at Camp Hansen, Okinawa

US, Papua New Guinea sign defense pact at Pacific summit

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said a defense cooperation pact signed with Papua New Guinea on Monday would expand the Pacific island nation's capabilities — and make it easier for the U.S....

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Suspected Wagner Group contractors are seen at an unidentified location in this undated photograph

US says Russia's Wagner Group trying to use Mali as shell to buy weapons

The U.S. State Department on Monday said Russia's Wagner Group is trying to obscure its efforts to acquire military equipment for use in Ukraine — adding that Washington has been informed the group...

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A Bayraktar TB2 unmanned combat aerial vehicle is seen during a demonstration flight at Teknofest aerospace and technology festival in Baku, Azerbaijan

Turkish drone kills three YBS fighters in Iraq, Kurdish authorities say

A Turkish drone strike in northern Iraq on Tuesday killed three fighters from the Sinjar Resistance Units (YBS) — a militia affiliated with the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), Iraqi Kurdistan's coun...

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A Nazi flag and other objects recovered from a rented box truck are pictured on the ground as the U.S. Secret Service and other law enforcement agencies investigate the truck that crashed into security barriers at Lafayette Park

Driver charged after crashing into White House barriers, Nazi flag found

A man who crashed a rented box truck into security barriers near the White House faces multiple criminal charges, U.S. Park Police said Tuesday — following an overnight incident authorities said ma...

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Russian service members stand guard on a road during sunset before the expected evacuation of wounded Ukrainian soldiers from the besieged Azovstal steel mill

Russia says it has quelled Belgorod incursion raids from Ukraine

The Russian military said Tuesday it repelled militants who attacked a Russian border region with armored vehicles the previous day — killing over 70 "Ukrainian nationalists" and pushing the remain...

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Smoke is seen rise from buildings during clashes between the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces and the army in Khartoum North, Sudan

Khartoum residents report fighting, warplanes after Sudan ceasefire was supposed to start

Artillery fire could be heard in parts of Khartoum and warplanes flew overhead Tuesday, residents said — after an agreed upon ceasefire was supposed to go into effect at 9:45 p.m. (1945 GMT) on Mon...

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A Colombian Air Force A-29B Super Tucano taxis during a joint exercise with U.S. forces at Barksdale Air Force Base,

Colombia suspends ceasefire with Estado Mayor Central rebels in some areas

Colombia's government on Monday suspended a national ceasefire with the Estado Mayor Central (EMC) armed group in some provinces — following the murder of four Indigenous teenagers. Tap for more de...

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A Kosovo Security Force Soldier pulls security in defense of an area during Combined Resolve 18 at Hohenfels Training Area

Kosovo must implement Serbia peace deal before it can join NATO, US senators say

Kosovo must implement a Western-brokered peace deal with Serbia if it wants to join the NATO alliance, two U.S. senators visiting Pristina said Monday. Tap for more details.

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Freedom of Russia Legion photo via the Moscow Times

Factbox: Who are the armed fighters in Russia's Belgorod Oblast?

Two groups — the Freedom of Russia Legion and the Russian Volunteer Corps (RVC), have claimed responsibility for the incursion into Russia’s Belgorod Oblast. Tap to learn more about them.

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A team of Swedish Air Force Rangers pose in front of a JAS-39 Gripen fighter jet

Better relations with Sweden needed before NATO membership, Hungary's Orban says

Relations between Hungary and Sweden must improve before the Nordic state's bid for NATO membership is approved, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Tuesday. Tap for more details.

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A U.S. Air Force F-16C Fighting Falcon takes off from the 177th Fighter Wing at the Atlantic City Air National Guard Base, New Jersey

US endorses plan to train Ukrainian pilots on F-16 fighter jets

President Joe Biden told G7 leaders Friday that Washington supports joint allied training programs for Ukrainian pilots on F-16 fighter jets, U.S. officials said. Tap for more details.

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peaker of the House Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) arrives for a portrait unveiling ceremony for former Speaker of the House Paul Ryan on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S

New round of US debt ceiling talks begin amid default worries

U.S. President Joe Biden and House Republican Speaker Kevin McCarthy plan to meet over the debt ceiling Monday — with just 10 days before the Treasury expects to start running out of money in what ...

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Ukrainian servicemen fire a BM-21 Grad multiple launch rocket system towards Russian troops, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, near the frontline town of Bakhmut

Ukraine says it is surrounding Bakhmut as Russia says it took city

Ukraine said its forces north and south of Bakhmut were advancing Monday, to entrap Russians inside the city Moscow said it captured over the weekend — after Europe's bloodiest battle for ground tr...

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 An ethnic Armenian soldier looks through binoculars as he stands at fighting positions near the village of Taghavard in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh

Armenia will accept Karabakh as part of Azerbaijan subject to rights guarantee, Russian state news reports

Armenia is ready to recognize the Nagorno-Karabakh enclave as part of Azerbaijan — if Baku guarantees the security of its ethnic Armenian population, the Russian news outlets quoted Prime Minister ...

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The 76th Cannes Film Festival - Photocall for the documentary film "Bread and Roses" presented as part of Special Screenings - Cannes, France

Afghanistan documentary produced by Jennifer Lawrence premieres at Cannes

On Sunday, "Bread and Roses," Director Sahra Mani's documentary about the daily lives of three women after the Taliban's resurgence, premiered at the Cannes Film Festival. Tap for more details.

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