PM May calls for strong backing to counter EU's 'aggressive' Brexit stance

In a speech on Tuesday, she will say that a hardening position by the remainder of the EU means that she needs a clear mandate from voters.

Trump honours fallen and families in Memorial Day address

Marine 2nd Lieutenant Robert M. Kelly, was killed in November 2010 after he stepped on a land mine while on patrol in southern Afghanistan.

Trudeau seeks papal apology over Canada school abuse

The report into a 'cultural genocide' of more than a century of abuse collated evidence over six years from some 7,000 former students in Canada.

Trump has 'weakened' the West, hurt EU interests: German FM

Germany's exasperation was laid bare after the G7 summit which wrapped up on Saturday with the US refusing so far to sign up to upholding the 2015 Paris climate accord.

Macron, Putin hold 'frank' talks on Syria, Ukraine

Their first meeting since Macron took office provided another test of the Frenchman's diplomatic skills after his memorable vice-grip handshake last week with US President Trump.

Violent storm kills 13 in Moscow area

The weather caused delays at Moscow's airports and the express train service to Vnukovo airport was halted as workers removed a tree from the line.

Nearly 300,000 evacuated as cyclone approaches Bangladesh

Estimated wind speeds were between 89 and 117 kilometres an hour, with torrential rain and thunder expected when the storm hits on Tuesday.

Chemical weapons a red line in Syria, says Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin air differences in face-to-face meeting.


CIA-trained Cuban ex-spy recounts his 'story of failure'

"I was an unlikely terrorist," Antonio Veciana said in his book 'Trained to Kill'. "I was skinny, asthmatic, and plagued with insecurities."


World leaders condemn Manchester attack

Here are some reactions of world leaders following the Manchester terror attack.

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