U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted right to the end of the year Sunday, boasting of his accomplishments in his turbulent first year in office and throwing down the gauntlet for the U.S. midterm elections.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, under mounting pressure after three months of failing to form a new conservative-led coalition, vowed Sunday to address growing social divisions.
Hundreds of Indonesian couples celebrated New Year’s Eve Sunday night by tying the knot in a mass wedding in the capital Jakarta.
Migrant arrivals to Italy by sea fell by a third in 2017 compared to a year earlier, the Interior Ministry said Sunday, as Libyan authorities helped to slow departures during the second half of the year.
The Fatah Movement in Lebanon Sunday celebrated the 53rd anniversary of the launch of its struggle for Palestinian liberation with events across the country’s Palestinian refugee camps.
South Korean authorities have seized a Panama-flagged oil tanker suspected of evading international sanctions by trading with North Korea, officials said Sunday.
A female suicide bomber blew herself up in a cafe in Cameroon’s far north region Sunday, killing at least one person and wounding 28 others, witnesses told AFP.
Minister of State for Women’s Affairs Jean Ogasapian said Sunday he was committed to continuing the march to achieving full equality for women in Lebanon, local news channel Al-Jadeed reported.
Manchester City’s record 18-game winning run in the Premier League ended with a 0-0 draw at Crystal Palace Sunday, leaving the leaders 14 points clear heading into the new year.
LONDON (Reuters) – Iran warned of a crackdown on Sunday against demonstrators who pose one of the biggest challenges to the government and clerical leadership since a revolution in 1979.
SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean authorities have seized a Panama-flagged vessel suspected of transferring oil products to North Korea in violation of international sanctions, a customs official said on Sunday.