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U.K. Court Dismisses Charges Over Qatar Fund-Raising by Barclays

LONDON — A London court has dismissed charges against Barclays tied to the bank’s 2008 efforts to raise a $15 billion lifeline from Qatar...

In Photo, a ‘Young’ China Sees an Aging U.S. in Retreat

Social media users noticed a distinct age gap between the Chinese delegates and the American lawmakers who met them in Washington.SHANGHAI — During trade...

Pakistan Has Just One New Polio Case, but Isn’t Declaring Victory Yet

DUKKI, Pakistan — Outside her small, mud-walled house in western Pakistan, Gul Saima is cajoling her 3-year-old son to take a few steps. He...

Grenfell Tower Inquiry Opens in London With Focus on Victims

LONDON — An emotionally charged public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower disaster opened on Monday, almost one year after a fire at the 24-story...

Over 10,000 Moroccans Protest U.S. Embassy Move to Jerusalem

CASABLANCA, Morocco — More than 10,000 Moroccans chanting “death to Israel” took to the streets of Casablanca on Sunday to protest the United States’...

Island or Rock? Taiwan Defends Its Claim in South China Sea

ITU ABA, South China Sea — The largest natural feature of the Spratly Islands, the hotly disputed archipelago in the South China Sea, is...

A Booming Economy With a Tragic Price

REgional Australia, PArt 1 of 2Australia is a breadbasket to the world and a globalization success story. So why are its farmers killing themselves?The...

U.K. Visa for Roman Abramovich, Russian Billionaire, Is Delayed

With a net worth estimated at more than $10 billion, hundreds of millions of which have been invested in Britain, Mr. Abramovich should have...

Trump Grappling With Risks of Proceeding With North Korea Meeting

Mr. Bolton has repeatedly cited the case of Libya, which turned over all of its nuclear-related equipment in 2003, as a model to follow...

Ireland, Enthusiastic About Gay Rights, Frets Over Abortion

CARRIGTWOHILL, Ireland — When it comes to the Roman Catholic Church, Judy Donnelly has been something of a rebel over the years. Like much...

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