Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's coalition looks headed for a victory in Sunday's upper house elections despite doubts on his economic policies and military aims.
North Korea fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile on Saturday, but it appeared to fail in the early stages of flight, South Korea's military said.
Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine, Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, tells CNBC that she'd like to see "the doors to NATO remaining open" for the country.
Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine, Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, says that she's concerned that the recent rollover of sanctions against Russia would be the last.
Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine, Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, tells CNBC that the number of Ukrainian soldiers wounded had risen in the last month.
A US federal agency claims the U.S. military could save up to $5.7 billion annually by replacing soldiers with civilians.
Dr Samir Puri, lecturer in international relations at King’s College London, says the U.K. is under pressure to demonstrate commitment after Brexit.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports from Warsaw where NATO members are meeting and speaks to the NATO secretary general.
Anger over the security situation in Iraq mounted over a bombing in Baghdad earlier this week, as a separate attack killed dozens more.
President Obama delivers a statement on Afghanistan and how even narrow missions continue to be dangerous.
A long-awaited U.K. inquiry into the Iraq war has slammed the invasion in a report that is heavily critical of former U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair.
CNBC’s Geoff Cutmore reacts to the Iraq inquiry report delivered by Iraq War inquiry chairman, John Chilcot.
Iraq war inquiry chairman, John Chilcot, talks about the casualties and ramifications of the Iraq conflict in the early 2000s.
The scale of the U.K. effort in post-conflict Iraq never matched the scale of the challenge, says John Chilcot, Iraq war inquiry chairman.
Iraq war inquiry chairman, John Chilcot, says that policy on Iraq was made on the basis of flawed intelligence and assessments, and were not challenged.
Iraq war inquiry chairman, John Chilcot, talks about the report’s key findings, with discussion on weapons of mass destruction and military action during the Iraq war.
Iraq war inquiry chairman, John Chilcot, outlines the key points found within the report.
Iraq War inquiry chairman, John Chilcot, says the U.K. chose to join the invasion in Iraq before the peaceful options for disarmament had been exhausted.
The major attack in a shopping area as Iraqis broke their Ramadan fast was the deadliest in Iraq so far this year.
The Obama administration disclosed its estimate of noncombatants killed in counter terrorist airstrikes, NBC News reports.