A partnership between Moscow and Beijing has always been elusive.
The U.S. was a net oil exporter in September.
Alliance members may soon contribute more to the collective budget.
Germany and France propose talks on the future of the EU, and Mexico prepares for a tough road ahead.
Hong Kongers head to the polls while China tries to discredit another embarrassing exposé.
South Korea stalls on pulling out of an agreement with Japan, and the U.S. conducts freedom of navigation operations in disputed waters.
Iran appears to have shut down protests over a fuel price hike, and Germany proposes more talk to mend fences in NATO.
India and Poland take different approaches to bad economic news.
Pakistan's army chief meets with the Iranian president, and the U.S. walks out on talks with South Korea.
Protests in Hong Kong escalated over the weekend, and Iran is reeling from demonstrations over fuel price hikes.
Egypt is concerned about the Islamic State.
Trump and Erdogan fail to reach agreement on several issues, and the German economy narrowly avoids a technical recession.