- 2nd round of Mugabe exit talks as party poised to oust him
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Clinging to his now virtually powerless post, longtime Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe on Sunday was set to discuss his expected exit with the army commander who put him under house arrest, while the ruling party prepared to recall the world's oldest head of state as its leader.
- The Latest: Palestinian threat to cut communications with US
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the status of the Palestinians' office in Washington (all times local):
- The Latest: Zimbabwe party members urge Mugabe to 'rest'
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local):
- Zimbabwe: A guide to what's happened so far in Mugabe drama
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A lot has happened in the past few days in Zimbabwe, where the world's oldest head of state tries to remain in power even under military house arrest. Thousands of giddy Zimbabweans have poured in the streets to demand his departure, tired of a collapsing economy that once was one of Africa's strongest. Here's a quick guide to the key events and players:
- Lebanon's PM Hariri says he will be in Beirut within days
PARIS (AP) — Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri said he will return home in the coming days from where he will declare a political stance for the first time since making a strange resignation announcement from Saudi Arabia that unleashed fears of a crisis in Lebanon.
- The Latest: France sees 'negative' foreign sways in Lebanon
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on developments surrounding Lebanon's crisis with Saudi Arabia in the wake of Prime Minister Saad Hariri's resignation (all times local):
- Argentina says it may have received signals from missing sub
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's Navy detected seven brief satellite calls Saturday that officials believe may have come from a submarine with 44 crew members that hadn't been heard from in three days.
- Sinn Fein's divisive leader to step down after over 30 years
LONDON (AP) — Gerry Adams, the divisive politician known around the world as the face of the Irish republican movement as it shifted from violence to peace, announced Saturday that he was stepping down as leader of Sinn Fein next year after heading the party for over 30 years.
- Ex-President Pinera favored in Chile vote, runoff likely
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Billionaire businessman Sebastian Pinera is heavily favored to top Sunday's election backed by Chileans who hope the former president can resuscitate a flagging economy, but polls suggest he won't get enough votes to avoid a runoff.
- US general says illegal nuclear launch order can be refused
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command said Saturday an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that order is determined to be illegal.