Foreign Policy & International Affairs The most recent news, with releases in several languages covering all aspects of foreign policy and international affairs, including trade negotiations and agreements, political, military, humanitarian, human-rights and philanthropic issues. Find releases regarding new and existing cultural exchanges and partnerships, as well as various foreign news stories impacting the US.

Latest

08:52 ET World Platinum Investment Council Supports London and Paris on Independent Road-testing Initiative

Commenting on the plans announced today by C40 Chair and Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, and Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, to tackle air pollution...


08:30 ET Corporate Whistleblower Center Highlights Reward Given to a Whistleblower Who Called Out China for Dumping Their Products on the US, Urges the Trump Administration to Get Serious

The Corporate Whistleblower Center says, "In 2015 the Department of Justice announced a whistleblower had received $2.25 million for turning in a...


08:05 ET The Office of HH Karmapa: His Holiness Marries in Private Ceremony

HH Karmapa, Leader of One of the Four Main Schools of Tibetan Buddhism, Marries Childhood Friend Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa...


00:39 ET Tens of Thousands of Orthodox Jews Protest Israel's Military Draft Law

Tens of thousands of Orthodox Jews gathered yesterday (Tuesday) to protest Israel's Military Draft Law, resulting in the forced enlistment of many...


Mar 28, 2017, 14:41 ET State Department Cites Janus Global Operations' Work to Rid Iraq of ISIS-Placed Explosives at March 22 Ministers' Meeting of the Global Coalition to Counter ISIS

Janus Global Operations' (JGO) work to clear and dispose of ISIS-placed landmines, booby traps, improvised explosive devices, and other explosive...


Mar 28, 2017, 14:14 ET Democratic Delegate supports Trump's position on moving U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem

Sam Zalman Gdanski, former Democratic delegate calls upon members of both parties to support President Trump's publicly stated position to move the...


Mar 28, 2017, 08:40 ET Jehovah's Witnesses Mobilize Global Response to Threat of Ban in Russia

Threatened with an imminent ban on their worship in Russia, Jehovah's Witnesses are responding with a direct appeal to Kremlin and Supreme Court...


Mar 28, 2017, 08:30 ET NCRI-US: Former U.S. Officials Join Nowruz Event in Washington, Highlight Need for Tough Iran Policy

The U.S. Representative Office of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI-US) held a Nowruz celebration at the Willard InterContinental...


Mar 27, 2017, 13:27 ET Christian Solidarity International Launches No Arms For Terrorists Campaign in Support of the Principles and Purposes of Bi-Partisan H.R. 608/S. 532

Christian Solidarity International (CSI), with the assistance of Global Strategic Communications Group, today announced the launch of No Arms For...


Mar 27, 2017, 11:57 ET BNY Mellon's 2016 Depositary Receipt Market Review Finds Strong Price Performance Growth in Emerging Markets, Led by Brazil and Russia, Despite Global Economic Uncertainty and Volatility

The total global trading volume of depositary receipts (DRs)—negotiable financial instruments issued by a bank to represent a foreign company's...


Mar 27, 2017, 08:07 ET Photo Exhibition hosted on Christian Atrocities in Pakistan in Geneva - European Organization for Pakistani Minorities

European Organization for Pakistani Minorities hosted a 3-day exhibition in Geneva to highlight the issue of atrocities against Christians in...


Mar 26, 2017, 23:42 ET Professor Chris Imafidon leads Oxford to host African King, Ooni of Ife and other royals to a historic lecture

Prominent African King, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Babatunde Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, Ooni of Ife, and other leading monarchs were welcomed...


Mar 24, 2017, 16:00 ET Maldives Immigration ganha prêmio da IAIR

O prêmio da IAIR foi concedido às duas autoridades governamentais da Maldives Immigration (Imigração das Maldivas) em uma cerimônia de premiação...


Mar 24, 2017, 16:00 ET Maldives Immigration gana el premio IAIR

El premio IAIR fue entregado a ambos funcionarios gubernamentales de Maldives Immigration durante una ceremonia oficial de premiación celebrada en...


Mar 24, 2017, 14:45 ET 'Armed Evil Always Beats Unarmed Innocence,' Warns SAF Founder

Wednesday's horrific terror attack in London that left three people dead, including an unarmed police constable, underscores the dangerously...


Mar 24, 2017, 11:58 ET Foreign Ministers from the Baltic States to Discuss Relations with the U.S., NATO, and Russian Influence at Press Club Newsmaker Tuesday, March 28

The foreign ministers of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania will discuss their countries' relations with the United States, as well as the importance of...


Mar 24, 2017, 11:17 ET US Nigeria Council Ushers in New Era in US - Nigeria Relations

The US Nigeria Council (USNC) was launched on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 in Lagos at a dinner of leading Nigerian and American businesses. Hosted...


Mar 24, 2017, 07:54 ET No Time to Spare: Tamil Community Calls for Concrete Action on Accountability, Reconciliation and End to Human Rights Abuses in Sri Lanka

The Human Rights Council adopted a new resolution on Sri Lanka on Thursday. The United States Tamil Political Action Council (USTPAC), British...


Mar 24, 2017, 07:01 ET Rendimiento científico estancado de Japón durante la última década

- A pesar del rendimiento científico estancado de Japón durante la última década, el impacto de citación a nivel superior sigue siendo fuerte:...


Mar 23, 2017, 14:33 ET La AAHRPP acredita a nueve organizaciones de investigación más

La lista incluye a organizaciones en EE. UU., Bélgica, China y Taiwán La Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection...


Mar 23, 2017, 14:01 ET Exhibition of the Jewish Museum of the Palestinian Experience

On Friday, March 24, from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., a reception and exhibition at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C., will be held for the...


Mar 23, 2017, 13:22 ET U.S. Producers Fight Back Against Surge of Chinese Hardwood Plywood Imports to the U.S. Prior to Trade Orders

The Coalition for Fair Trade of Hardwood Plywood has filed "critical circumstances" petitions with the Department of Commerce, to stop a recent...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:38 ET UNESCO Ambassadors Visiting Israel with AJC Project Interchange and Israeli Ambassador Carmel Shama-Hacohen

Israeli Ambassador to UNESCO Carmel Shama-Hacohen is escorting a delegation of ambassadors to UNESCO on a trip to Israel, organized by AJC Project...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:22 ET Navzdory stagnujícím vědeckým výstupům Japonska v poslední dekádě zůstává citace vrcholových publikací silná: pohled Web of Science

Počítačové vědy, molekulární biologie a imunologie vykazují největší propad, ale ve vybraných oborech lze nalézt výzkum a badatele světové úrovně...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:26 ET Malgré la production scientifique du Japon en stagnation lors de la dernière décennie, l'impact des citations en haut de classement reste fort : des éléments de compréhension de Web of Science

La science informatique, la biologie moléculaire et l'immunologie montrent les baisses les plus marquées, mais la recherche et les chercheurs...