World Aug 21

A general view of the U.S. embassy in Moscow, Russia. Photo by Tatyana Makeyeva/Reuters
U.S. Embassy in Russia sharply scales back nonimmigrant visas

In a step that could affect hundreds of thousands of Russian tourists, the U.S. Embassy in Russia said it would suspend issuing nonimmigrant visas for eight days from Wednesday in response to the Russian decision to cap embassy staff.

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N. Korean Tests Prompt Global Condemnation

North Korea's reported nuclear and short-range missile tests Monday brought swift condemnation from neighboring countries and around the globe. Here are some key excerpts of worldwide reaction from leaders and analysts:…