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Afghanistan election: Polling ‘to be extended’ amid delays

Afghanistan election: Polling 'to be extended' amid delays

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAfghan “war on terror” generation votes Voting in Afghanistan’s long-awaited parliamentary elections will be extended after delays at polling stations and several deadly attacks. Some constituencies will remain open on Sunday, officials said, amid technical problems with a recently introduced biometric verification …

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Saudi Arabia Admits Journalist is Dead, Expresses ‘Deep Regret’

Saudi Arabia Admits Journalist is Dead, Expresses 'Deep Regret'

ISTANBUL (AP) – Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in a “fistfight” in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, the kingdom said early Saturday, acknowledging the writer’s death for the first time. Authorities said 18 Saudi suspects were in custody for his slaying and intelligence officials had been fired.  The overnight announcements …

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Caravan of Migrants Break Guatemala Border Fence, Rush Mexico

Caravan of Migrants Break Guatemala Border Fence, Rush Mexico

TECUN UMAN, Guatemala (AP) – Migrants traveling in a mass caravan burst through a Guatemalan border fence and streamed by the thousands toward Mexican territory on Friday, defying Mexican authorities’ entreaties for an orderly crossing and U.S. President Donald Trump’s threats of retaliation.  On the Mexican side of a border bridge, …

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Christ’s Crown of Thorns & the Suffering of the Korean People: Why Pope Francis May Head to North Korea

Christ's Crown of Thorns & the Suffering of the Korean People: Why Pope Francis May Head to North Korea

Pope Francis is considering a groundbreaking trip to North Korea after South Korean President Moon Jae-In visited the pontiff at the Vatican Thursday. He conveyed North Korean Dictator Kim Jong Un’s desire for a papal visit to North Korea. Kim is expected to extend an official invitation soon. The dictator …

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Russian ‘mafia’ group and MP Reznik acquitted in Spain

Russian 'mafia' group and MP Reznik acquitted in Spain

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Russian MP Vladislav Reznik (L) was among the suspects Spanish judges have acquitted 17 Russians over alleged large-scale money-laundering for the Russian mafia. A Russian MP, Vladislav Reznik, was among those acquitted. Nine other suspects remain at large, including alleged gang boss Gennady Petrov. …

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Behind Journalist’s Death Investigation: A Closer Look at Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman

Behind Journalist's Death Investigation: A Closer Look at Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman

Watch as CBN News Senior International Reporter George Thomas gives some background information on the Saudi Crown Prince. More than a year after becoming Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Mohammed Bin Salman is facing a political firestorm that could potentially damage his image and upend his political aspirations. In the wake of …

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