Skip to main content

CNN World

Syndicate content CNN.com - World
CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more.
Updated: 38 min 18 sec ago

A very somber face-to-face

3 hours 49 min ago
Categories: International News

Sweden may extend paternity leave for dads

3 hours 51 min ago
The Swedish government is about to take another step towards equalizing parental leave.
Categories: International News

This probably won't make Russia happy

3 hours 52 min ago
He'd been a thorn in Vladimir Putin's side as president of Georgia, then became an even more vocal and damning critic after leaving office. Now Mikheil Saakashvili is back -- in a new country, with a new role unlikely to please the Russian leader.
Categories: International News

U.S. student killed in mosque attack called a 'hero'

3 hours 57 min ago
He was a Kansas college student who had returned home in order to get married.
Categories: International News

Blatter smells a rat

4 hours 1 min ago
Categories: International News

Boko Haram launches grenade attack in Nigeria

4 hours 3 min ago
Boko Haram launched a rocket-propelled grenade attack on the Borno state capital of Maiduguri early Saturday, killing at least 13, source said.
Categories: International News

Egypt releases U.S. citizen

4 hours 4 min ago
A U.S. citizen sentenced to life in an Egyptian prison for his role in demonstrations in support of ousted former President Mohamed Morsy has been released to go back to the United States, the U.S. Embassy in Cairo said Saturday.
Categories: International News

Shelling, bullets and explosions: Ukraine's ceasefire

4 hours 4 min ago
When is a ceasefire not a ceasefire? That remains the question Ukraine has been asking itself since February, when an agreement calling for a truce was signed by Ukraine, Russia, pro-Russian separatists, France and Germany in Minsk, Belarus. That seemed to calm tensions but it certainly did not stop violence along Ukraine's front lines with the breakaway separatists in the east.
Categories: International News

China astronaut asks U.S. to open space station

4 hours 5 min ago
China wants greater cooperation with other nations in space, particularly the United States, the country's most experienced astronaut has told CNN.
Categories: International News

New questions in Natalee Holloway case

4 hours 6 min ago
Ten years after Natalee Holloway went missing, a Dutch citizen says he knows where to find her. Prosecutors, however, aren't buying it.
Categories: International News

U.S. defense chief to China: Stop building islands

4 hours 10 min ago
As China rapidly builds new artificial islands in the South China Sea to expand its territory claim there, Washington is adamantly refusing to recognize those claims.
Categories: International News

Solar Impulse begins marathon flight

4 hours 10 min ago
Five days, five nights, one pilot -- and no fuel; Solar Impulse, the plane aiming to fly around the world powered only by the sun, looks set to take off later on the toughest leg of its round-the-world voyage.
Categories: International News

Suspected spy pigeon nabbed

18 hours 44 min ago
James Bond just might have an unusual competitor.
Categories: International News

Refugee crisis around the world

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 15:04
Categories: International News

Muhammadu Buhari's swearing-in a first for Nigeria

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 14:49
Nigeria's new President was sworn in Friday in a boisterous ceremony that marked the first peaceful transfer of power between rival parties in the nation.
Categories: International News

Compassion flows freely in refugee camp

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 14:36
Some of the kids peer out shyly from behind the canvas of their tents. A little girl carries a plastic tub as big as she is, her face set in determination, as she walks toward the women washing clothes under the beating sun.
Categories: International News

What's behind India's heat wave?

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 14:21
Categories: International News

Blatter re-elected president of FIFA

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 13:43
Categories: International News
Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes