U.S. President Donald J. Trump said Monday he intends to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terror.
With reports warning that the ocean could have more plastic than fish by 2050, advocates are working to clean up the pollution.
Belarus' domestic security agency said it arrested Ukraine Radio journalist Pavel Sharoiko on charges of spying for Kiev's espionage agency.
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said the world is facing instability and conflict in part because illegal immigration spreads terrorism.
The deadline for longtime Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe to step down or face impeachment by his party passed at midday on Monday.
Instead of actively advocating for rights, Trump has sought to praise the dubious moral leadership of those who have presided over human rights abuses.
Afghanistan has some 3.6 million people addicted to drugs. In 2017, potential opium production in the war-ravaged country increased by 87 percent.
Zimbabwe's ruling party Central Committee fired longtime President Robert Mugabe as party leader Sunday.
Morocco's State TV reports that at least 15 people have died and 5 others have been injured in a stampede during food aid delivery.
The United States has long had a history of supporting dictatorships for strategic reasons. But Trump's praise for tyrants is something else.