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Ethnic Rifts in Bolivia Burst Into View With Fall of Evo Morales

COCHABAMBA, Bolivia — In the days since the ouster of Evo Morales, Bolivia’s first Indigenous president, deep ethnic tensions that have long divided the country have erupted, complicating efforts to move Bolivia out of political [...]

South Korea Resists U.S. Pressure to Improve Ties With Japan

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea on Friday adamantly rejected an American request to continue sharing military intelligence with Japan, as the two American allies remained locked in festering disputes over trade and history. Mark [...]

Trump shows GOP senators summary of his first call with Ukraine president

President Donald Trump. | Alex Wong/Getty Images */ ]]> President Donald Trump hosted a group of Republican senators Thursday afternoon for lunch and showed them an account of his first call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, [...]

Hong Kong Students Ready Bows and Arrows for Battles with Police

HONG KONG — Protesters armed with firebombs and bows and arrows on Thursday reinforced the fortifications they had built on Hong Kong university campuses in anticipation of clashes with the police, as the city’s morning commute [...]

As Talks With Putin Loom, Ukraine Looks in Vain for U.S. Help

KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainians are used to hearing the West call for stability in their country. This fall, the roles have reversed. “Ukraine would very much like to see a stable political situation in the States,” Oleksandr Turchynov, [...]

Taylor reveals depth of Trump’s obsession with Biden: Impeachment hearing highlights

*/ ]]> Two of the most important witnesses in the House impeachment inquiry are testifying Wednesday, marking the first time the public has heard directly from the diplomats in Democrats’ effort to remove President Donald Trump from [...]

Uneasy Calm in Bolivia as Lawmakers Threaten Showdown With Interim Leader

LA PAZ, Bolivia — With the backing of the military, Bolivia’s interim president, Jeanine Añez Chavez, met with advisers on Wednesday to appoint a new cabinet even as backers of former President Evo Morales pledged to disrupt the [...]

Hong Kong Protests: Brawl Erupts Downtown, with Tensions High on Campuses

HONG KONG — Students on Hong Kong’s university campuses erected roadblocks and gathered bricks in preparation for battle with the police on Wednesday, as residents navigated severe transit disruptions and office workers brawled [...]

Mexico, a Haven for Leftists in Exile, Provides Evo Morales With a Landing Spot

MEXICO CITY — When Evo Morales stepped off a Mexican government plane on Tuesday and into exile on Mexican soil, he followed a well-trod path. During the past century and a half, Mexico has been a haven for those on the left who have sought [...]

Behind Trump’s Dealings With Turkey: Sons-in-Law Married to Power

The skyscrapers, which opened in 2012 as Trump Towers Istanbul, pay the Trump Organization only a licensing fee — $ 5 million to $ 10 million a year in the first years after it opened, and down to $ 100,000 to $ 1 million a year [...]