Saturday, June 19, 2021

World News

Want to follow the latest in world news? Keep reading below for today's world news headlines!

Updated 2 days, 7 hours ago

Japan announces easing of virus emergency ahead of Olympics

New cases have since subsided significantly

Updated 3 days ago
Apple Daily editors arrested under Hong Kong security law

More than 200 police officers were involved in the search of Apple Daily’s offices

Updated 4 days, 8 hours ago
Biden arrives in Geneva for highly-anticipated Putin meeting

Has called Putin a “worthy adversary”

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
NATO leaders declare China a global security challenge

Biden was meeting on Monday evening with Turkey's president, Erdogan, on the summit sidelines.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
In Tigray, food is often a weapon of war as famine looms

Ethiopian and Eritrean soldiers are blocking food aid and even stealing it

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Israel's Netanyahu lashes out as end of his era draws near

Longtime leader is accusing his opponents of betraying their voters

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Global glitch: Swaths of internet go down after cloud outage

A 'technical issue' and 'not related to a cyber attack'

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
In Mexico, Harris defends against criticism over border

White House press secretary Jen Psaki was forced to defend the decision as well

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
To the beach! Spain opens borders to tourists, cruise ships

Still banning nonessential travelers from Brazil, India and South Africa

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Putin chafes at US, criticizes response to Capitol attack

Putin reiterated that Russia rejects accusations of interfering in U.S. presidential elections

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Hundreds gather near Hong Kong park despite vigil ban

Hong Kong rally

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
US to swiftly boost global vaccine sharing, Biden announces

World Health Organization officials in Africa made a new plea

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Lebanese leaders exchange barbs as country sinks into crisis

Lebanon’s crisis is one of the worst

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
In tit-for-tat move, Germany blocks Russian airlines

27-nation bloc and the United States last week introduced fresh sanctions against Belarus