The Caribbean island of St Vincent has been rocked by another eruption as volcanic activity threatens crops, water and food supplies. The La Soufriere volcano began spewing ash and gas clouds last week, but Monday’s fresh eruption is thought to…

The Biden administration will pull its remaining 2,500 troops out of Afghanistan by September 11 of this year, ending the United States’s longest-running war after 20 years. Biden’s fellow Democrats in Congress largely supported his move but Republicans said the…

The leader of Libya’s new interim government has travelled to Turkey for high-level meetings with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The two leaders say they want to strengthen ties, especially in construction, energy production, transportation and the health sector. They also…

Former banker Guillermo Lasso has declared victory in the Ecuadorean presidential election, after his challenger, left-wing economist Andres Arauz, conceded defeat in a poll that took place against a COVID-19 pandemic that has devastated an already struggling economy. Lasso said…

Some experts are warning that the volcanic eruption on the Caribbean island of St Vincent could leave 20,000 people displaced for months. The La Soufriere volcano first erupted on Friday and is expected to continue for weeks. Rescue efforts have…

People in Kyrgyzstan are voting on proposed changes to the constitution. President Sadyr Japarov called for the referendum after months of political turmoil. The draft new constitution would reduce the size of the country’s parliament by 25 percent to 90…