The vice-president says the US remains committed to the EU, despite recent criticism by Donald Trump.
A famine is declared in parts of South Sudan following civil war and economic collapse.
Billionaire owner Andrey Melnichenko is alleged to owe 15.3m euros to the shipbuilder.
Malaysia recalls its ambassador in a dispute over the killing of the North Korean leader's brother.
A Tanzanian politician takes to Twitter to defend his threat to publish the names of suspected homosexuals.
The second day of an assault on the IS stronghold saw heavy artillery fire at a key village.
President Correa’s leftwing protégé close to margin needed to avoid run-off
Pyongyang accuses Kuala Lumpur of colluding with ‘hostile forces’ over autopsy
UN says crisis could spread to regions covering 5.5m people
Probe of Beijing-funded Belgrade-Budapest link hits Xi’s hallmark scheme
Candidates interviewed to replace Flynn as president renews attacks on media
Former prime minister triggers leadership contest in bid to sweep out party rebels