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In Anakao, a traditional fishing community in southwest Madagascar, the community known as Vezo -- meaning -- "rowing strength" -- have fished for generations. But the arrival last year of six fishing trawlers off the coast has complicated their l...
Speaking to the press, British Prime Minster Theresa May says she will seek assurances in Brussels that will "assuage concerns" over the Northern Ireland backstop after surviving a party confidence vote.
Dozens of protesters gather in downtown Yangon to mark the one-year anniversary of the arrest of two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, over their reporting of the Rohingya crisis. Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were arrested outside...
Speaking after President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen is sentenced to three years in prison, Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti describes Cohen as "neither a hero nor a patriot."
British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to the press outside 10 Downing Street after surviving a party confidence vote. May acknowledged a "signficant" number of colleagues had voted against her but said she wanted to "get on with the job of del...
AFP speaks to the cousin of jailed Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov, winner of this year's Sakharov prize for human rights in October. Sentsov, who recently ended a hunger strike, is serving a 20-year sentence in a prison in the Russian Arctic.
British people share their frustration and concern as British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a no-confidence motion from her own party over the unpopular Brexit deal she struck with EU leaders last month. The move has plunged her deeper into her...
Starting before dawn has even broken, Afghanistan's army of saffron pickers shift their way across sun-baked fields to pluck the brightly coloured crocuses that are providing the country's farmers with a new means of income.
Covered in mud, vehicles make the slow and arduous journey out of Libreville on the only road leading from the capital to the country's interior. The state is attempting to distribute improvement works among various companies, including one Chines...
The day after a gunman shot three people dead and wounded 13 at a Christmas market in Strasbourg, 'yellow vest' protesters worry about the attack's impact on their movement and right to protest.
The Arc de Triomphe at the top of the Champs-Elysees in Paris reopens after being covered in graffiti and ransacked during anti-government protests which rocked the capital on 1 December.
Rotting hides on the road are all that is left of Jose Labrador's three butchered cows. Such carnage is common in Venezuela's cattle country, where thieves, squatters and government policy are threatening a vital food resource.
Videographic locator map of Strasbourg in France. Hundreds of police and anti-terror forces hunted for a gunman who shot dead three people and wounded 13 at a Christmas market in the city.
President Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen arriving at court with his family ahead of sentencing. Cohen is one of several members of Trump's team who have run afoul of the law, but the only one to belong to Trump's inner circle.
Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims complete their annual trip to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico to celebrate the date that, according to Roman-Catholic tradition, the Virgin appeared to San Juan Diego at the mountain of Tepeyac.
The European Parliament awards the 2018 Sakharov Prize to the imprisoned Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov at a ceremony in the presence of his cousin Natalia Kaplan and his lawyer Dmitri Dinze.
Videographic illustrating the International Space Station. Russian spacewalkers cut samples of material around a mysterious hole in a Soyuz spacecraft docked on the International Space Station that a Moscow official suggested could have been delib...
Security is tight and the stalls are closed at Strasbourg's famous Christmas market following Tuesday night's shooting by a lone gunman that has left two dead and 14 injured.
Prime Minister Theresa May says she will contest a confidence vote in her leadership "with everything I've got", adding that changing course now could derail the Brexit process.