Category Archives: World News

2 Americans wounded in Afghanistan

Two Americans were injured after a firefight broke out at the Kandahar Palace in southern Afghanistan, but US and NATO commander in Afghanistan Gen. Scott Miller escaped injury, according to Pentagon officials.
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Ex-ambassador: Don’t read into Pompeo meeting

Former US ambassador to Saudi Arabia Robert Jordan warns not to “read too much into” the relaxed images coming in from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s meeting with the Saudi crown prince over the missing journalist.
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Saudi Arabia denies killing journalist

In her weekly presidential briefing, Samantha Vinograd warns that as Saudi officials are still denying any involvement in Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance, their global PR campaign will swing into full force.
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Pompeo meets North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in what he called a “good, productive conversation.” The top US diplomat met with Kim in Pyongyang for two hours before Pompeo flew to South Korea for a two-day visit.
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Russia may hack our elections. Can we stop it?

U.S. intelligence officials say Russia has every intention to try to interfere in our elections again. But could they hack a voting machine? CNN’s Jim Sciutto explains.
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