Discussing a possible cease-fire agreement in Syria, Amsterdam & Partners LLP international lawyer, Robert Amsterdam says Russian President Vladimir Putin is an “expert" at exacerbating a crisis.
A bomb at an Iraqi checkpoint south of Baghdad killed at least 60 people and wounded more than 70 on Sunday, medical and security officials said.
China's leadership tried to quell anxiety about its slowing economy following financial turmoil and rising labor unrest as it cut its growth target.
Southeast Asia and, Malaysia in particular, could be at serious risk of an attack by the so-called Islamic State terrorist group.
Thousands of increasingly desperate people were backed up at the frontier between Greece and Macedonia on Monday, the New York Times reports.
A twin suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State killed 70 people in a Shi'ite district of Baghdad.
Eurasia Group Middle East director, Ayham Kamel and CNBC’s Hadley Gamble discuss the West’s involvement in the Syrian conflict.
Syria's opposition said it would support the idea of a two-week ceasefire in Syria. Eurasia Group Middle East director, Ayham Kamel and CNBC’s Hadley Gamble discuss the latest talks.
President Obama delivers a statement on the state of Guantanamo Bay calling for the closure of the facility and outlining his plan alongside the Department of Defense.
President Obama delivers a statement on the state of Guantanamo Bay.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble talks about the Syrian cease-fire, which does not include ISIS or al-Qaida's Syrian branch.
The US and Russia have agreed terms for a "cessation of hostilities" in Syria from February 27, the Financial Times reports.
China's South China Sea activities are no different from U.S. deployments on Hawaii, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on conflict in the Middle East, where bomb blasts killed at least 120 people in two Syrian cities.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses the conflict in Syria and political tensions among the Gulf states.
North Korea, whose nuclear ambitions have been the fulcrum of security concerns for years, may be a threat in more ways than one.
This year China plans to spend billions on space missions and anti-satellite weapons technology. Is this a threat to US space dominance?
A ceasefire is due to come into effect in Syria on Friday, but there are doubts whether opposing forces in the region will respect the truce. CNBC’s Hadley Gamble weighs in.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses the conflict in Syria and its strategic value to the U.S. and Russia.
CNBC takes a closer look at the biggest of Turkey’s problems.