Israel releases two Palestinian Authority officials from custody

Israel on Monday released two Palestinian Authority officials who were detained at the weekend, police said, but gave no further details on the case.

Brazil's right-wing candidate scolds son for threat to shut top court

Brazil's leading presidential hopeful, Jair Bolsonaro, publicly upbraided his son on Monday for threatening to shut down the Supreme Court in comments that set off a storm of criticism and prompted his main opponent to call the far-right candidate a threat to democracy.

Russia pledges to 'restore' military balance if U.S. quits nuclear arms pact

Russia said on Monday it would be forced to respond in kind to restore the military balance with the United States if President Donald Trump carried through on a threat to quit a nuclear arms treaty and began developing new missiles.

Trump says remains unsatisfied with Saudi accounts on Khashoggi

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was still not satisfied with what he has heard from Saudi Arabia about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but did not want to lose investment from Riyadh.

Saudi crown prince meets U.S.'s Mnuchin, Saudi state TV says

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in Riyadh on Monday, Saudi state TV said in a tweet.



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