Shipwreck found in Black Sea is 'world's oldest intact'

A Greek merchant ship dating back more than 2,400 years has been found lying on its side off the Bulgarian coast. The 23m (75ft) wreck, found in the Black Sea by an Anglo-Bulgarian team, is being hailed as officially the…

World's 'oldest shipwreck,' dating to more than 2400 years ago, found at bottom of Black Sea

The remains of an ancient Greek trading ship lies at the bottom of the Black Sea near Bulgaria. (Black Sea MAP/EEF Expeditions/AFP) (Ho/AFP/Getty Images) Rick Noack Foreign affairs reporter focusing on Europe and international security October 23 at 6:08 AM…

The INF Treaty, Explained

The I.N.F. Treaty, Explained ImagePresident Vladimir V. Putin of Russia, second from right, accompanied by Foreign Minister Sergei V. Lavrov, third from right, met with John R. Boldon, President Trump’s national security adviser, third from left, at the Kremlinon Tuesday.CreditCreditMaxim…

After Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia's economic future is uncertain

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends the Future Investment Initiative conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Oct. 23. The high-profile economic forum in Saudi Arabia is the kingdom’s first major event on the world stage since the killing of…

Scientists discover oldest intact shipwreck in Black Sea

LONDON — A team of maritime archaeologists, scientists and surveyors has discovered what it believes to be the world’s oldest intact shipwreck in the Black Sea. They found a Greek trading vessel whose design had previously been seen only on…

Despite Khashoggi case, US firms and Saudi prince show up at 'Davos in the Desert'

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Gathered under grand domes and crystal chandeliers for a glitzy investment forum nicknamed “Davos in the Desert,” business leaders on Tuesday called the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi terrible and sad, but said that it…

The Latest: UN would look into Saudi writer's death if asked

ANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 8:15 p.m. The United Nations says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres stands by his earlier call for an independent and transparent investigation into the death of…

The Latest: Reports: Computer, clothes found in Saudi car

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. Erdogan announced details of his country’s investigation into the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, as skepticism intensified…

World's oldest intact shipwreck discovered at the bottom of the Black Sea

Associated Press Published 11:01 AM EDT Oct 23, 2018 LONDON – A team of maritime archaeologists, scientists and surveyors has discovered what it believes to be the world’s oldest intact shipwreck – a Greek trading vessel whose design had previously…

Bolton faces Moscow's dismay amid US pledges to withdraw from nuclear pact

MOSCOW — National Security adviser John Bolton held high-level talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, directly confronting Moscow’s anger over U.S. plans to withdraw from a landmark arms control treaty in place since the Cold War. In a…