China’s Economy Returns to Growth Mode as Covid Lockdowns Lift

China’s Economy Returns to Growth Mode as Covid Lockdowns Lift

Economic activity expanded in June after three months of contraction, according to official surveys of businesses and factories, but economists are downbeat about the prospects for a major revival.

Economic activity expanded in June after three months of contraction, according to official surveys of businesses and factories, but economists are downbeat about the prospects for a major revival.

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Israel to Hold New Elections After Parliament Dissolved

Israel to Hold New Elections After Parliament Dissolved

The decision marks the end of the first Israeli coalition government to include an independent Arab party and sets the stage for the country’s fifth general election in less than four years.

The decision marks the end of the first Israeli coalition government to include an independent Arab party and sets the stage for the country’s fifth general election in less than four years.

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Deal on Bigger NATO Likely Helps Turkey’s Erdogan Build Support at Home

Deal on Bigger NATO Likely Helps Turkey’s Erdogan Build Support at Home

In Turkey, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s backers already have begun spinning the deal as a victory. Mr. Erdogan’s support has collapsed in recent years amid a struggling economy.

In Turkey, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s backers already have begun spinning the deal as a victory. Mr. Erdogan’s support has collapsed in recent years amid a struggling economy.

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Key Participant in 2015 Paris Terror Attacks Gets Life in Prison

Key Participant in 2015 Paris Terror Attacks Gets Life in Prison

The conviction of Salah Abdeslam, the highest-profile participant in the November 2015 terror attacks, ends a brutal chapter in France’s yearslong struggle with terrorist groups.

The conviction of Salah Abdeslam, the highest-profile participant in the November 2015 terror attacks, ends a brutal chapter in France’s yearslong struggle with terrorist groups.

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