(TOKYO) -- Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga will not seek re-election as president of the country's Liberal Democratic Party, effectively ending his term as prime minister after just one year. Suga told reporters Friday that he would instead work on policy measures, specifically highlighting efforts... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden said the U.S. is "not going to be, by the end of the year, in a combat mission" in Iraq. The president, while meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi Monday afternoon, said the U.S. role there will be focused... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Claude Joseph, the interim prime minister of Haiti, said in an interview with ABC News that former President Jovenel Moise was tortured before he was killed and vowed to bring the perpetrators of the assassination to justice. "Mercenaries came to the president's... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Haitian President Jovenel Moise was killed in an attack at his home before dawn on Wednesday, the country's interim premier said. A group of unidentified individuals raided Moise's private residence in Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, at around 1 a.m. local time. They gunned down... Read More.
(JERUSALEM) -- Israel may have a new prime minister but the departure of Benjamin Netanyahu does not appear to be changing the country’s tough stance against Iran. Naftali Bennett has been in office less than three weeks and has already made clear that nothing has... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden's Irish pride is certainly showing during his first St. Patrick's Day as president, as he holds a traditional bilateral meeting with the Irish Taoiseach, albeit virtually due to COVID-19."St.... Read More.
BY: GUY DAVIES, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, 44, burst onto the international scene as a leading light in African politics when he won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2019.Abiy received the award primarily for... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.1 million people worldwide.Over 41.2 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.
By BRITT CLENNETT, ABC News(WELLINGTON, New Zealand) -- While the United States and much of Europe remain gripped by the coronavirus pandemic, New Zealand has managed to eliminate transmission of the deadly virus.Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s early, decisive... Read More.
By BRITT CLENNETT, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- While the United States and much of Europe remain gripped by the coronavirus pandemic, New Zealand has managed to eliminate transmission of the deadly virus.Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s early, decisive action... Read More.
By BRITT CLENNETT and ANTHONY TROTTER, ABC News(TOKYO) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will step down as the country’s leader due to chronic health issues.“I cannot be prime minister if I cannot make the best decisions for... Read More.
(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- BY: JOSHUA HOYOS and CRISTINA CORUJOPuerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vazquez is responding to allegations that she fired a government minister after the official had called for an independent investigation into how aid was distributed in... Read More.