Russia to withdraw from Open Skies defence treaty

Russia to withdraw from Open Skies defence treaty

(VOVWORLD) - Russia is preparing to withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty, which allows member nations to make unarmed surveillance flights over each other’s territory, a Russian Foreign Ministry statement...
Japan, Mexico agree to expand membership of CPTPP

Japan, Mexico agree to expand membership of CPTPP

(VOVWORLD) - Japan and Mexico agreed Tuesday to coordinate on the steady enforcement of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and expand the 11-party free...
World’s largest trade pact signed

World’s largest trade pact signed

(VOVWORLD) - The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the world’s largest trade pact, was signed on Sunday by leaders of 15 member countries after eight years of negotiations
EU reactivates talks on migration

EU reactivates talks on migration

(VOVWORLD) - The EU has reactivated talks on the New Pact on Migration and Asylum to reform a migration policy which has previously failed. This is the first time all 27 EU...
 More countries withdraw from UN migration pact

More countries withdraw from UN migration pact

(VOVWORLD) - Israel and Poland have jointed the US, Austria, Hungary, Poland, Bulgaria, and the Czech Republic in rejecting the UN migration pact, which is set to be adopted in December
Japan urges RoK to sign intelligence-sharing pact

Japan urges RoK to sign intelligence-sharing pact

(VOVworld) – At a press conference on Thursday, Japan's Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Koichi Hagiuda expressed his hope that Japan and the Republic of Korea will soon complete all negotiations...
 US experts: no sign of IS-Al Qaeda pact

US experts: no sign of IS-Al Qaeda pact

(VOVworld) – US intelligence Chief James Clapper affirmed on Friday that analysts had not seen any evidence indicating Islamic State jihadists and Al-Qaeda had forged an alliance in Syria