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Brazil’s Bolsonaro stops at CIA on first Washington visit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro visited the CIA on Monday as he sought support from the Trump administration…

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Australia’s ruling coalition loses 50th straight Newspoll

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s conservative government is heading for defeat in a looming election, a widely watched opinion poll showed…

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Chinese authorities block access to Australian detained for suspected espionage: lawyers

FILE PHOTO: Yang Hengjun, author and former Chinese diplomat, who is now an Australian citizen, gestures in an unspecified location…

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Part of eastern Australia hit by once-in-a-century floods, braces for more rain

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Once-in-a-century flooding in part of the eastern Australian state of Queensland looks set to worsen as the…

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Part of Australia’s Queensland hit by once-in-a-century floods, braces for more rain

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Once-in-a-century flooding in part of the eastern Australian state of Queensland looks set to worsen as the…

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Immigrant Behrouz Boochani won Australia’s biggest literary prize while confined to Manus Island

Rick Noack Foreign affairs reporter focusing on Australia, New Zealand and international security February 1 at 3:56 AM Years before…

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Thai court to hear Bahraini extradition request for footballer

BANGKOK (Reuters) – A Thai public prosecutor on Friday submitted to a criminal court Bahrain’s extradition request for jailed footballer…

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Detained refugee wins top Australian prize for book written on his phone

SYDNEY (Reuters) – A refugee held in a remote Pacific detention center has won Australia’s top literature prize with his…

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UAE senior diplomat denies hacking Americans

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs for the United Arab Emirates, Anwar Gargash, speaks at an event at Chatham House…

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Cost-conscious Chinese tourists staying closer to home for Lunar New Year

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Trade tensions with the United States and a slowing economy are keeping Chinese tourists to budget-friendly destinations…