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Russia Hides Its War Toll. We Pieced Together the Clues.

The true casualty toll in Russia from its invasion of Ukraine is an enduring secret of the war. The Kremlin maintains a policy of...

Hundreds Flee One of Gaza’s Last Working Hospitals, Fearing Israeli Attack

“We call on everyone, especially the Hamas movement, to quickly complete the deal so that we can protect our people and remove all obstacles,”...

Macron Says Booksellers Can Stay Put During Olympic Games

Gold-leafed books with engravings, 200-year-old leather-bound books, books so rare and precious they are wrapped carefully in cellophane before being nestled into place inside...

Thursday Briefing: Indonesia’s New Leader

A feared ex-general looks set to be Indonesia’s new leaderPrabowo Subianto was ejected from the military in the late 1990s for his involvement in...

U.S. Has New Intelligence About Russia’s Nuclear Capabilities

The United States has informed Congress and its allies in Europe of new intelligence about Russian nuclear capabilities that could pose an international threat,...

Biden Shields Palestinians in the U.S. From Deportation

President Biden on Wednesday shielded thousands of Palestinians in the United States from deportation for the next 18 months, using an obscure immigration authority...

Israel Reports Netanyahu Has Pulled Out of Cease-fire Talks in Egypt

As talks continued in Cairo toward an Israel-Hamas cease-fire, Israeli media reported on Wednesday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had told his negotiators not...

FBI Director Wray Makes Secret Trip to Israel

Christopher A. Wray, director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, made an unannounced trip to Israel on Wednesday to meet with officials from the...

The U.K. Labour Party’s Worst Enemy Might Be Itself

These days, the only thing that can stop the Labour Party, it seems, is the Labour Party.For more than a year, the leader of...

The Detention of Rocío San Miguel Raises Human Rights Concerns

Of all the government critics, few thought that Rocío San Miguel would be the one to disappear.Ms. San Miguel, 57, has long been one...

Locust Swarms Could Expand Their Range in a Hotter, Stormier World

Rising temperatures could expand the area of the globe under threat from crop-devouring locusts by up to 25 percent in the coming decades, a...

Dries van Agt, Former Dutch Prime Minister, Dies at 93

Dries van Agt, a Dutch politician and former prime minister of the Netherlands who became a pro-Palestinian activist later in life, died on Feb....

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