Oleksii Liskonih/iStockBy SOMAYEH MALEKIAN, ABC News (TEHRAN) — Iran officials again denied Saturday any plot to assassinate the U.S. ambassador in South Africa as an act of retaliation to the killing of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ top general, Qassem Soleimani. However, the commander of the IRGC vowed that revengeRead More →

Alessandro Biascioli/iStockBy GUY DAVIES, ABC News (LONDON) — The summer of protests following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis was not confined to the United States. Demonstrations featuring placards emblazoned with Floyd’s face and his last words, “I can’t breathe,” spread to Canada and Brazil, to Europe, and evenRead More →

WoodyAlec/iStockBy PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (MOSCOW) — Traces of the Novichok nerve agent allegedly used to poison Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny were found in a water bottle in his hotel room in the Siberian city of Tomsk, where he was staying before he fell critically ill, Navalny‚Äôs colleagues saidRead More →

iStock/Savas BozkayaBY: CHRISTINE THEODOROU and IVAN PEREIRA (BERLIN) — German officials announced Wednesday that they will accept hundreds of refugees who were displaced during last week’s fire at the Moria camp in Greece. The German government said it would take 408 families consisting of 1,553 people who were living inRead More →

iStock/peerapong boriboonBY: CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — Two foreign hackers have been indicted for defacing dozens of U.S.-based websites with pictures of late Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani alongside the message, “Down with America.” The cyberattacks may be another sign of Iranian efforts to retaliate for President Donald Trump’s decisionRead More →