For more than a week, crowds of mostly young pro-British loyalists have rioted almost every night in parts of Northern Ireland. Disorder sparked in pockets of Belfast on Friday night with petrol bombs and masonry thrown at police officers. Discontent…

Voters in Chad head to the polls Sunday for a presidential election in which incumbent President Idriss Deby is seeking a sixth term. Deby is widely expected to extend his more-than-30-year rule despite growing signs of popular discontent and most…

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has called for the “worrying” developments in eastern Ukraine’s Donbas region to come to an end after meeting his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelenskiyy in Istanbul on Sunday, adding Turkey was ready to provide any necessary…

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro says there will be no national lockdown despite surging coronavirus cases responsible for 3,829 deaths on Wednesday. Bolsonaro has ignored calls from medical experts who warn that deaths from COVID-19 will further climb without movement restrictions…

The embattled AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine came under further pressure on Wednesday, as the European Union’s medicines regulator found a possible link between the shot and rare cases of blood clots, while the United Kingdom announced it would offer young people…

As the pandemic worsens, the rate of poverty in Brazil is soaring. Millions have been left with nothing after the government suspended financial emergency aid just as COVID infections began spiralling out of control. The seaside town of Marica lives…