WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald J. Trump is expected to choose as director of national intelligence two-time Senator Dan Coats, a former ambassador to Germany, secret foodie and lover of all things Indiana who ...

Former CIA Director James Woolsey has left the Trump transition team, a spokesman confirmed in a statement Thursday evening. “Effective immediately, Ambassador Woolsey is no longer a Senior Advisor to President-Elect ...

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA —  South Korea's newest celebrity took an unusual route to the nation's TV screens — years spent working his way up through the ranks of North Korea's diplomatic corps, followed by months ...

Departing UK envoy attacks May's Brexit plan Economy ends on high note The United Kingdom's outgoing ambassador to the European Union (EU) has strongly criticised the government's approach to Brexit negotiations in a ...

When we hear the title “makeup ambassador” it’s difficult not to immediately imagine a black and white Hollywood starlet consorting with a king abroad while discussing the finer points of liquid eyeliner. ...

Former CIA director James Woolsey has left the Donald Trump presidential transition team, a spokesman for the former defense official and ambassador said. "Effective immediately, Ambassador Woolsey is no longer a senior ...

Former CIA director R. James Woolsey Jr., a veteran of four presidential administrations and one of the nation’s leading intelligence experts, resigned Thursday from President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team ...

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump plans to pick businessman William Hagerty as the next U.S. ambassador to Japan, an adviser to Trump's transition team told Reuters on Wednesday.Japan's Nikkei news service reported ...

London: Britain is to appoint career diplomat Tim Barrow to replace Ivan Rogers, its top envoy at the EU who quit this week with a blistering attack on the government's plans to leave the bloc, the Financial Times ...

British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed a senior career diplomat as envoy to the European Union on Wednesday to replace an ambassador who quit with a scathing resignation letter that exposed frustration among ...

British Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed a senior career diplomat as envoy to the European Union to replace an ambassador whose unexpected resignation rocked Brexit plans just before negotiations are due to ...

Senior diplomat Sir Tim Barrow will be appointed the UK's new ambassador to the EU to replace Sir Ivan Rogers.Foreign Office sources confirmed the appointment of the former ambassador to Moscow, who will now play a key ...

Members of Turkey’s parliament voted to extend the country’s state of emergency by an additional three months on Tuesday right before the upcoming expiration later this month. The state of emergency was initially ...

Today’s headlines include: Oxfam warn that 800,000 Haitians could be facing starvation unless aid is provided now; UK’s Ambassador to the EU has resigned, resulting in critics stating that the Government’s Brexit ...

One day following the Russian Navy’s arrival in the Philippines to run regional threat-assessment drills, Russian Ambassador Igor Khovaev expressed Moscow’s enthusiasm to equip the island nation with high-tech ...

The government is facing mounting pressure to respond after the UK’s ambassador to the EU attacked “muddled thinking” at the heart of its Brexit strategy in an extraordinary resignation letter. Sir Ivan Rogers’ ...

US former ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul has met with outgoing US President Barack Obama. MOSCOW (Sputnik) – McFaul wrote about the meeting on his Facebook page on Wednesday. "Leaving the White House tonight, ...

Career diplomat Tim Barrow will replace Ivan Rogers as the UK's top civil servant in Brussels, sources have confirmed. The former ambassador to Russia will take over the crucial role following the surprise resignation ...

Tim Barrow, a former UK ambassador to Russia, will be appointed as the new UK ambassador to the European Union, according to local media. MOSCOW(Sputnik) — Tim Barrow, a former UK ambassador to Russia, is set ...

Even in the best of times, the government of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has had a strained relationship with the Internet. Ankara repeatedly has tried to restrict various news and social media sites — ...