Manila police detonate IED near U.S. Embassy

Nov 29, 2016

Manila police detonate IED near U.S. Embassy

Philippine police safely detonated an improvised bomb Monday morning near the U.S. Embassy in Manila, with a section of the road where it was found closed off. According to the Manila Police District Information Office, the explosive was found in a rubbish bin at around ...

/ Nov 17, 2016

Prague wants Czech-born Ivana Trump to be next U.S. ambassador

Czech President Milos Zeman on Wednesday backed Ivana Trump to become the U.S. ambassador to Prague, after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's Czech-born ex-wife floated the idea last week. Washington "could not send a better ambassador to Prague," the outspoken Czech leader, who endorsed Trump for ...

Nov 2, 2016

U.S. Embassy in India warns Americans of Islamic State attack threat

The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi issued a security message to American citizens in India on Tuesday to be vigilant following reports that Islamic State may be planning to attack targets there. "Recent Indian media reports indicate ISIL's desire to attack targets in India," the ...

Jan 18, 2016

Uniformed men abduct at least three Americans in Baghdad

U.S.. and local authorities are searching for three American citizens who were reportedly kidnapped in Baghdad, officials from the two countries said on Sunday. Kidnappings are a major problem in Baghdad and other parts of the country and most frequently target Iraqis, but Qatari and ...