International News Sites on the Web

This page looks at news from the most important economic powers - the G8 countries - namely, France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, Japan, the United States, Canada, and Russia. For a good article on the G8 see "The Group of Eight (G8) Industrialized Nations" by Zachary Laub, Writer/Editor for the Council on Foreign Relations, dated March 3, 2014.

The CFR article "The Group of Eight (G8) Industrialized Nations"

News from G8 Countries (Non-U.S.)

China Xinhua Net news from China

France 24 news from France

Spiegel news from Germany

Daily Mail news from Great Britain

ANSA in English news from Italy

Japan Today news from Japan

The Moscow Times news from Russia

News from Other Countries

Al Jazeera Al Jazeera's Perspective on International News

The Daily News of Egypt News from Egypt

The Jerusalem Post news from Israel

Times of India news from India

SABC News news from South Africa


The CIA World The Factbook - "provides information on the history, people, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities."

CIA World Factbook




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