European markets were under pressure on Monday amid increased geopolitical risks as investors continued to digest the U.S. missile attack in Syria.
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said in an interview that she sees regime change in Syria as one of the Trump administration's priorities in the country wracked by civil war.
Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said in an interview that she sees regime change in Syria as one of the Trump administration's priorities in the country wracked by civil war. Defeating Islamic State, pushing Iranian influence out of Syria, and the ouster of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad are priorities for Washington, Haley said in an interview...
Trump ordered the launch of 59 tomahawk cruise missiles against a Syria-government airfield on Thursday evening. CNBC takes a look at how the world reacted.
Trump condemned a suspected chemical gas attack in Syria on Wednesday yet his forceful statements are unlikely to be followed by a game-changing international response; Eurasia group.
Scotland's leader Nicola Sturgeon, who has been a critic of Donald Trump, said Wednesday she would agree to meet the U.S. president and try to build on the already strong relationship between Scotland and the United States.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 29- Malaysia briefly prevented a North Korean ship carrying coal from entering its port in Penang because of a suspected breach of United Nations sanctions, a port worker and Malaysian maritime officials told Reuters on Wednesday. Relations between North Korea and Malaysia, which have been friendly for decades, have soured following the...
John Park of the Belfer Center, Harvard University, talks about the U.S. denuclearization bid even as it protects its allies through the nuclear umbrella.
Afghanistan's opium production is up because of new genetically modified "Chinese seed" that allows opium to be grown year round.
An Asian Development Bank vice president, Stephen Groff, tells CNBC the multilateral lender is not 'hyperventilating' over President Donald Trump.
South Korea needs to use THAAD for self-defense against Pyongyang, says Susan Thornton, U.S. acting assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific Affairs.
Syrian children suffered the most war-related violations in 2016 as the civil war waged on for the sixth year, a UNICEF report showed.
Unnerved by North Korea's military threat, the U.S. and China are likely to clash as they search for a solution in how to deal with Pyongyang; analyst.
HONG KONG/ LONDON, March 8- Brussels based inter-bank messaging system SWIFT said it had cut off North Korean banks under U.N. sanctions, after Belgium said it would no longer give authorization for such transactions. However, the Belgian move also follows a United Nations report last month which said any company trading with a designated North Korean bank would...
Glocom is a front company run by North Korean intelligence agents, according to a UN report seen by Reuters.
China will suspend all imports of coal from North Korea starting Feb. 19, the country's commerce ministry said.
Here are some of the key stories CNBC is following this hour.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said a "comprehensive political solution" is needed to solve world conflicts.
Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tennesee) discusses the new sanctions from the Trump administration targeting entities involved in Iran's missile testing.
BRUSSELS, Feb 3- International flights in and out of the European Union could be exempted from emissions limits for at least another four years to give the United Nations time to implement a global system to curb pollution from planes. But it was immediately criticised by environmental campaigners who oppose an International Civil Aviation Organization...