Jamal Khashoggi disappearance: UN chief demands 'truth'

Media playback is unsupported on your device The head of the United Nations has demanded “the truth” over the disappearance of the Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Secretary General Antonio Guterres told the BBC he feared such disappearances would happen…

Indonesia heeds residents' demands, extends search for quake victims

PALU, Indonesia — Indonesian officials said Thursday that the official search and rescue effort for victims of the devastating Sept. 28 earthquake and tsunami would be extended due to residents’ demands. The national disaster agency’s spokesman, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, told…

Trump demands Saudis explain missing journalist

Jamal Khashoggi, a former Saudi government advisor, had been living in the United States since last year, fearing possible arrest (AFP Photo/MOHAMMED AL-SHAIKH) Washington (AFP) – US President Donald Trump on Wednesday demanded that Saudi Arabia provide answers over the…

Missing journalist's fiancee demands to know: 'Where is Jamal?'

ISTANBUL — The sleepless nights show in the dark circles under Hatice Cengiz’s eyes as she recounts the last moments she saw her fiance before he disappeared into the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul to finalize papers for their wedding. She…

Turkey demands Saudi Arabia's 'full cooperation' in probe of missing journalist

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s foreign ministry summoned the Saudi ambassador to urge “full cooperation” in the investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the official Anadolu news agency said Monday, following reports he was killed inside the Saudi Consulate…

Turkey Demands 'Convincing Explanation' on Missing Saudi Journalist

Turkey Demands ‘Convincing Explanation’ on Missing Saudi Journalist ImageProtesters held posters of the missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi during a demonstration in front of the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on Friday.CreditCreditOzan Kose/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images By David D. Kirkpatrick, Ben…

Interpol Demands Answers From China About Its Missing President

Interpol Demands Answers From China About Its Missing President ImageThe president of Interpol, Meng Hongwei, boarded a plane and arrived in China, but his subsequent whereabouts is unknown, the French authorities said.CreditCreditRoslan Rahman/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images By The Associated…

Boris Johnson demands May scrap her Brexit proposals

LONDON (Reuters) – Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson called on Prime Minister Theresa May to rip up her proposal for Britain’s exit from the European Union, ratcheting up the pressure on May as she prepares to face her divided party at…

Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric demands end to violence as protests rage

BASRA/ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) – Civil unrest fueled by anger against perceived corruption and misrule by Iraq’s political elite intensified across the south of the country on Friday, as protesters stormed the Iranian consulate in Basra while others briefly took workers…

Kim Jong Un demands “goodwill measures” as Koreas set summit

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reaffirmed his commitment to a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula and to the suspension of all future long-range missile tests, while also expressing faith in an increasingly embattled President Donald Trump’s efforts…