Zimbabwe’s Apparent Coup: What We Know

While General Moyo called Mr. Mugabe the commander in chief, the military’s actions starkly revealed the limits of the president’s control. Who are the main figures? Robert Mugabe. He has been at the forefront of Zimbabwe’s politics for decades, first heading the fight against white minority rule, then serving as ...

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At Least 4 Killed in Shooting in Northern California

Photo Law enforcement blocked off a road in Rancho Tehama, Calif., on Tuesday after a fatal shooting. Credit Jim Schultz/The Record Searchlight, via Associated Press A gunman rampaged through a small Northern California town on Tuesday, taking aim at people at an elementary school and several other locations, killing at ...

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Rodrigo Duterte, Iran, Rohingya: Your Tuesday Briefing

_____ Photo Credit Charles Mcquillan/Getty Images • Myanmar’s military said that an internal investigation had exonerated its security forces of all accusations of atrocities against Rohingya Muslims. The report came as the U.S. secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, is set to arrive on Wednesday. As our Interpreter columnist points out, ...

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After a Disciplined Week in Asia, Trump Unloads on Critics

“As to whether I believe it or not, I’m with our agencies, especially as currently constituted, with their leadership,” Mr. Trump said at a news conference with Vietnam’s president, Tran Dai Quang. “I believe in our agencies. I’ve worked with them very strongly.” Still, Mr. Trump’s endorsement was grudging — ...

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