Trump nominates Barr to succeed Sessions as attorney general
President Donald Trump announced the nomination of William Barr as the next U.S. Attorney General and Heather Nauert to replace Nikki Haley as United Nations ambassador.
U.S. Ambassador Hagerty says China needs to change its behavior
William Hagerty, U.S. Ambassador to Japan, talks about the trade spat between the U.S. and China. He speaks at Bloomberg’s The Year Ahead Summit in Tokyo.
Buhari receives letter of credence from Italy's ambassador
President Muhammadu Buhari has received a Letter of Credence from the Ambassador of Italy to Nigeria, Dr. Stefano Pontesilli.
Russian envoy overheard saying he discussed campaign with Sessions: Post
Russia's ambassador to Washington was overheard by U.S. spy agencies saying he'd discussed campaign-related matters with Jeff Sessions during the 2016 presidential race, according to the Washington Post.
Turkey summons Swiss ambassador over anti-Erdogan protest in Bern - sources
The Turkish foreign ministry summoned Switzerland's ambassador in Ankara on Sunday over a protest in Bern that it said was organised by supporters of terrorist groups and targeted President Tayyip Erdogan, ministry sources said.
Lionel Messi visits Egypt
Barcelona and Argentina superstar, Lionel Messi, has visited Egypt as part of his role as an ambassador for the Egyptian ministries of tourism and aviation.
Ambassador assassination ploy to wreck Syrian peace process - Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the killing of Russia's ambassador to Turkey was a provocation aimed at spoiling Russia-Turkey ties and derailing Moscow's attempts to find, with Iran and Turkey, a solution for the Syria crisis.
Will Russia retaliate for ambassador’s assassination?
Ian Bremmer, founder and president at Eurasia Group, discusses the shooting death of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey in Ankara on Monday and relations between the two nations.