Trump administration halts election security briefings, Democrats complain

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States’ top intelligence office told lawmakers it will end in-person briefings on election security because there had been leaks from congressional committees, officials said on Saturday. The move drew heated rejoinders from Democrats who have focused on foreign efforts to sway the presidential election in 2016 and again this year. […]

UN chief: Foreign interference in Libya at 'unprecedented levels'

Guterres told UNSC Libya’s ‘conflict has entered a new phase with foreign interference reaching unprecedented levels’. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) that the conflict in Libya has entered a new phase “with foreign interference reaching unprecedented levels”. Libya was plunged into chaos by the 2011 NATO-backed uprising that toppled […]