Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to impose sanctions against Kurdish northern Iraq over a planned independence vote, piling economic pressure on Kurdish authorities after Turkish troops deployed near the main commercial border crossing.
Turkey threatens sanctions over Kurdish independence vote
China rebuked UK President Donald Trump on Wednesday after he threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea if necessary.
China, Russia denounce Trump’s North Korea remarks
Shortly after addressing the United Nations General Assembly, US President Donald Trump and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met in New York to discuss the Persian Gulf’s major diplomatic crisis.
Trump: Persian Gulf crisis can be 'solved pretty quickly'
Hurricane Maria roared ashore in Puerto Rico on Wednesday after lashing the US Virgin Islands and devastating a string of tiny Caribbean islands, killing at least one person.
Powerful Hurricane Maria makes landfall on Puerto Rico
British police arrested three men in south Wales over last week’s bombing of a busy commuter train in west London, meaning five people are now being questioned by detectives over the attack which injured 30 people.
UK police arrest three in Wales over London train bomb attack
Kenya’s Supreme Court on Wednesday criticized the election board for failing to verify official results of last month’s presidential election before announcing them but stopped short of saying there was rigging.
Kenya Supreme Court criticizes election board in verdict on polls
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is riding high in the polls ahead of September elections, having recovered from a slump in popularity after her 2015 decision to open Germany's doors to nearly a million refugees.
The indestructible Merkel wants to run Germany four more years
France’s Macron defends ‘robust’ deal with Iran
US envoy: Trump’s speech no indication of canceling JCPOA
Iran FM: Trump’s UN speech ‘belongs in medieval times’
Spanish police detained 13 Catalan government officials Wednesday as they crack down on preparations for an independence referendum in the region which Madrid says is illegal, sparking angry protests in Barcelona.
Protests as police detain Catalan officials in referendum crisis

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