(KABUL) -- The U.S. embassy in Afghanistan is suffering from a COVID-19 crisis as the virus sweeps across Afghanistan in a devastating third wave destabilizing the already fractured country. Staff have been placed on a severe lockdown as dozens of employees have been hospitalized, filling... Read More.
By VICTOR ORDONEZ, ABC News (BEIJING) -- In a new state media report, the Chinese government is defending its policies against Muslim women in the country's westernmost province, where it's been accused of forced mass sterilization -- a horrific crime it strongly denies.
BY: CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Edith Bartley had just arrived in Tennessee to visit family members in August 1998 when she got the call from her grandmother: Had she seen the news? The 25-year-old law student was on break between her summer... Read More.
By BRITT CLENNETT, ABC News(HONG KONG) -- Teen activist Tony Chung has become the second person to be charged under Hong Kong’s deeply controversial national security law.The former leader of pro-independence group Studentlocalism was denied bail after appearing... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. mission in Turkey warned Americans of "potential terrorist attacks and kidnappings" in Istanbul Friday in an urgent security alert.The warning, which said U.S. citizens and other foreigners could be targeted,... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan deal in Congress to compensate victims of the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings and assist Sudan in its fragile transition to democracy has fallen apart at the last minute.The breakdown risks... Read More.