RESPECT: “As we begin 2018, I call for unity. … We can settle conflicts, overcome hatred and defend shared values. But we can only do that together.”
As the world began to ring in 2018, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for global unity to overcome growing challenges.
BOOKMARK: The most powerful stories from Washington Post (17 bureaus around the world and 24 foreign correspondents) in 2017.
The world’s largest octopus — the giant Pacific octopus — is actually represented by more than one species.
A ban on ivory sales in China, the world’s largest importer and end user of elephant tusks, takes effect on Sunday.