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Obama's China Visit Will Be 'Important Milestone'

14 days ago

President Barack Obama’s upcoming visit to China will be an “important milestone” in relations, the top White House national security aide said Monday at a meeting with officials in Beijing.

The trip by National Security Advisor Susan Rice comes at a

Poroshenko Visits Flashpoint City as EU Meets on Russia Sanctions

14 days ago

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko visited a flashpoint eastern city Monday where sporadic fighting has rattled a three-day-old ceasefire between government and rebel forces.

The highly-symbolic trip to the strategic port of Mariupol came just as

Kerry to Mideast Tuesday to Build Anti-IS Coalition, 40 States Say Ready to Help

14 days ago

Secretary of State John Kerry is to set off Tuesday on a trip to Jordan and Saudi Arabia as part of efforts to build an international coalition to counter Islamic State militants.

A State Department spokeswoman said that more

France and Saudis 'Finalizing' $3bn Arms Deal, Hollande Says Lebanon is 'Vulnerable'

20 days ago

France and Saudi Arabia are close to signing a $3 billion arms deal for Lebanon, the Elysee Palace said Monday following talks between President Francois Hollande and the Saudi crown prince.

“It will not be signed Monday but it is