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Japan to Resume Commercial Whaling, Defying International Ban

Japan said on Wednesday that it would withdraw from an international agreement and resume commercial whaling, a defiant move to prop up an industry that still has cultural significance there, despite plummeting demand for whale meat. Yoshihide [...]

Turkey Calls for International Inquiry in Khashoggi Killing

LONDON — Turkey’s foreign minister on Wednesday called for an international investigation into the killing of the Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi, pointedly reminding Saudi Arabia of Ankara’s determination to keep calling attention [...]

International Court Orders U.S. to Ease Some Iran Sanctions

Iran has argued that the re-imposition of sanctions by the United States contravenes a friendship treaty between Tehran and Washington dating from 1955, long before the 1979 revolution that led to a freeze in the countries’ relationship. But [...]

International Criminal Court Opens Door to a Rohingya Inquiry

In a surprise ruling, judges at the International Criminal Court said Thursday that they could exercise jurisdiction to investigate the deportation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from their homes in Myanmar as a crime [...]

Offering Cost-Effective Solutions to International Investing

ETF Talk Many investors use exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to diversify their holdings and reduce portfolio risk. However, another value to ETFs that funds like the Fidelity International Value ETF (FIVA) tap is to trade international securities [...]
Philippines Plans to Withdraw From International Criminal Court
For a country to withdraw from the court, it must formally notify the United Nations secretary general of its decision. It will then be a year before this takes effect. Throughout that time, the country remains a full member of the court [...]
International Women’s Day: Eight moments that make it the Year of the Woman
International Women's Day: Eight moments that make it the Year of the Woman The #MeToo movement against male harassment has empowered women in the US and elsewhere, but it is not the only women's movement to have an impact over the [...]
This Is Just A Really Good Campaign Ad To Watch On International Women’s Day
Kelda Roys, running for Wisconsin governor! Oh hey, it is International Women’s Day! Did you think a WOMAN-OWNED BUSINESS SOLELY SUPPORTED BY YOUR CONTRIBUTIONS would forget that? So it’s a nice day to show you this badass campaign video [...]
International Women’s Day 2018: Pride, Protests and Pressure
Representatives of a project called 100 Women against Stereotypes met in Rome to promote an online platform that sponsors female experts in a variety of areas. And after being held inside Vatican City for years, the Voices of Faith conference, [...]
Trump’s Plan To Privatize International Space Station Worst Idea Since Vogon Poetry Festival
Also, the “For Sale” ad on Craigslist is full of typos. Space is big. Really big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mindbogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think Donald Trump’s stupidity is vast and galaxy-spanning, but that’s [...]