US Health Secretary Alex Azar with Trump

US cabinet member meets Taiwan's leader

Health Secretary Alex Azar is in Taipei for a three-day visit to promote shared democratic values and the island's success in taming the coronavirus.
3 days ago
By Amber Wang, Amber Wang with Shaun Tandon in Washington
Beirut blast

Two huge Beirut explosions kill 78, injure thousands

The explosions which were heard in Nicosia, 240 kms away in Cyprus were logged by seismologists, registering as the equivalent of a 3.3-magnitude earthquake.
7 days ago
By Bachir El-Khoury and Rouba El-Husseini