LONDON Queen Elizabeth has appointed Prince Harry as a youth ambassador for the Commonwealth, a role that will see him encouraging young people to use the network of mostly former British colonies to address their challenges.
PODGORICA Political heavyweight Milo Djukanovic, bidding to take Montenegro into the European Union, swept back into power in Sundays presidential election after a two-year absence.
ABUJA Military top brass from across Africa yesterday kicked off a conference co-hosted by the United States aimed at boosting co-operation between countries fighting extremist groups.
BRATISLAVA Slovak new Interior Minister Tomas Drucker resigned yesterday after resisting public demand to sack the chief of police following an investigative journalists murder.
OTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday moved to end an escalating crisis over a Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd oil pipeline, saying Ottawa was prepared to offer financial aid to ensure the project went ahead.
WASHINGTON Jon Lerner, a new national security aide to US Vice President Mike Pence, stepped down on Sunday, only two days after being officially named to the job.
JERUSALEM Israel on Sunday freed 207 African migrants from prison following a supreme court ruling after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu controversially reversed a deal with the UN refugee agency on the detainees fate. Agencies