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Berlin (AFP) - Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has condemned German Chancellor Angela Merkel's liberal policy on migrants as "quite simply stupid", in an interview due to appear this weekend.

Brasília (AFP) - Health authorities said Thursday they have identified a third death in Brazil linked to the Zika virus, but it is not clear if the disease was the sole cause.

Monterrey (Mexico) (AFP) - At least 49 inmates were killed in a Mexican prison brawl Thursday as rival groups fought with bats, sticks and blades and ignited a fire in the overcrowded penitentiary …

Ottawa (AFP) - UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday marked Ottawa's renewed engagement on the world stage, which should translate into a larger role …

The Congressional Black Caucus, which represents African-Americans in the US Congress, has endorsed Hillary's Clinton's campaign for president.

More than a dozen nations with an interest in Syria have gathered in Munich to try to agree on a ceasefire, which they hope could resuscitate peace talks.

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