The Israeli military says it carried out overnight strikes on Iranian targets in Syria, while.
Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has broken off a foreign tour as criticism grew over a.
Authorities in Pakistan have arrested counterterrorism police officers after they allegedly killed a middle-aged couple,.
US President Donald Trump sought to break the government shutdown impasse on Saturday, offering to.
Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un around.
The reports on the dramatic rise in the number of Iranians seeking asylum in Europe, especially.
US President Donald Trump directed his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.
The European Commission has reinstated duties on rice from Cambodia and Myanmar for three years.
Beirut, Lebanon – As Lebanon prepares to host a regional economic summit this weekend, the meeting has been.
Zimbabwean doctors said they treated nearly 70 people for gunshot wounds while police rounded up.
Qatar and Saudi Arabia will face off in a highly anticipated football match at the.
An uneasy calm returned to Zimbabwe‘s main cities but businesses and schools remained closed and.
Colombian authorities have dismantled the country’s first official camp for Venezuelan migrants. Almost 700 people.
Caucasia, Colombia – Leiderman Ortiz’s mother, sister, brother and nephew were visiting him in Caucasia.
Pavel Fuchs, a Ukrainian oligarch who negotiated with Donald Trump and reportedly works with his.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his American counterpart Donald Trump have spoken over phone.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has told Saudi Arabia’s king and crown prince that.
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte faced criticism on Sunday after making comments about what he.
The Syrian war has ravaged the country and drastically changed the lives of millions. As.
Public anger is growing as economic conditions worsen. Protesters are calling for reforms, but the.
FBI agents were so concerned about Donald Trump‘s behaviour that they investigated whether the US.
Canada has granted asylum to the 18-year-old Saudi woman, Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, who drew the.
After a dramatic, hour-long meeting, Florida governor Ron DeSantis and the cabinet granted posthumous pardons to.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman remains in regular contact with his adviser Saud al-Qahtani, accused.
Taiwan will appoint the ruling pro-independence party’s former chairman as premier, according to official media,.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has been sworn in for a new six-year term on Thursday as.
US President Donald Trump walked out of the meeting with top Democrats on Wednesday, Senate.
Mehdi VO: From the Brexit vote in Britain … Nigel Farage (archive): A victory for.
Face-to-face trade negotiations between China and the United States will be extended to an unscheduled.
Key parts of the US government shut down on December 22 after President Donald Trump.
Skin-whitening creams are being removed from shelves in Rwanda as the government enforces a ban.
The head of Brazil’s environmental protection agency has resigned following criticism from the country’s newly.
Residents of Gabon‘s capital Libreville woke up to shots being fired and tanks patrolling streets.
The withdrawal of US troops from northeastern Syria would take place in a manner that.
A centuries-old musical tradition is being kept alive in Mauritania thanks to modern technology. It.
Preliminary results from Democratic Republic of Congo‘s tumultuous presidential election will be delayed past Sunday’s.
US President Donald Trump’s comments mocking New Delhi’s role in Afghanistan have drawn widespread ridicule and anger.
The US military has deployed soldiers to Gabon amid fears of violent protests in neighbouring.
A patient in Sweden who was admitted to hospital with a suspected case of Ebola,.
The United Nations‘ human rights office has said it could not assess the fairness of.
Six months after his historic summit with Kim Jong-un in Singapore, US President Donald Trump.
As the partial US government shutdown entered its 13th day, presumptive Speaker of the House.
A Chinese probe has made the first-ever landing on the far side of the moon, according to.
Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan has announced plans to “worsen” conditions for Palestinian prisoners.
Cuba has celebrated the 60th anniversary of its communist revolution with its leader Raul Castro.
US President Donald Trump has invited top congressional leaders to the White House on Wednesday.
Washington, DC – From new indictments stemming from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia.
The daughter of the late Iraqi President Saddam Hussein has posted on her Twitter account.
The death toll from flash floods and landslides caused by torrential rains due to a.
An Afghan official said that presidential elections, which were originally scheduled for coming April, will.
The Taliban has rejected Kabul’s offer of talks next month in Saudi Arabia where the.
Dhaka, Bangladesh – Millions of Bangladeshis are set to vote in Sunday’s parliamentary elections amid.
The Indian government has announced it is allocating 100 billion rupees ($1.43bn) for its first.
A roadside bomb hit a tourist bus near the Pyramids of Giza, south of the.
At least 19 people have been killed in clashes between Sudanese anti-riot police and protesters.
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Joseph Kabila said long-delayed polls will happen on Sunday.
A Pakistani separatist leader wanted over an attack on the Chinese consulate in Karachi has.
Iraqi political and militia leaders have condemned US President Donald Trump’s unannounced trip to Iraq.
South Lampung, Indonesia – Maskah, who like many Indonesians goes by one name, woke up.
It has been a bleak festive season for many Zimbabweans this year, as the country.
Rescuers in Indonesia used drones and sniffer dogs on Tuesday to search for survivors along.
With just five days left to a presidential and legislative election in the Democratic Republic.
US President Donald Trump has said Saudi Arabia will spend the “necessary money” to help.
Armed men have detonated a car bomb before storming a Kabul government compound in an.
Rescue workers are stepping up efforts to reach many areas devastated by a deadly tsunami.
US President Donald Trump on Sunday said he was replacing Defense Secretary James Mattis on January.
The planned US troops pull-out will leave oil and agricultural-rich areas currently controlled by the.
The US Senate adjourned on Saturday with no deal to end a partial government shutdown,.
The people of Tajikistan’s semi-autonomous region of Gorno-Badakhshan have their own distinct culture, language and.
The US government was headed toward a partial shutdown at midnight on Friday after President.
At least one Palestinian teen was killed and dozens of other protesters injured while taking.
Saudi Arabia has said it is creating government bodies to boost oversight of its intelligence.
Despite assurances from US President Donald Trump that ISIL in Syria is no more, the.
An Egyptian court has acquitted 40 pro-democracy NGO workers, in a retrial of a long-running.
The chief justice of Brazil’s Supreme Court late on Wednesday knocked down a colleague’s ruling.
The Senate passed a sweeping criminal justice bill late on Tuesday that addresses concerns that.
Medan, Indonesia – Indonesian human rights lawyer Ranto Sibarani is trying to remain optimistic. His.
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman on Tuesday ordered the continuation of public sector cost-of-living allowances and.
Qatar is celebrating its 47th year of Independence on Tuesday amid an ongoing blockade by.
US President Donald Trump did not commit during a meeting with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan.
Sigmar Gabriel, who served Germany as vice chancellor, and more recently as foreign minister, has been.
Saudi Arabia has denounced as “blatant interference” a resolution by the US Senate accusing the kingdom’s crown.
Qatar has signed a host of United Nations partnerships on the sidelines of the Doha.
Ranil Wickremesinghe has returned as Sri Lanka’s prime minister, likely ending a political crisis that began.
Tapachula, Mexico – Samuel Isai Mejia’s problems began last year with workplace sexual harassment, but.
Colombo, Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka’s disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has stepped down from his.
US President Donald Trump said on Friday that his budget chief, Mick Mulvaney, would take.
Sri Lanka’s strongman leader Mahinda Rajapaksa will step down from his disputed position of the.
Japan has begun main reclamation work at a controversial US military airbase on the southern.
Lebanon’s Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri says he is “pretty sure” of a new national unity.
At least seven people have been killed and scores injured in a crash involving a.
London, United Kingdom – British Prime Minister Theresa May has survived a vote of confidence triggered by.
An Argentine court on Tuesday convicted two former Ford executives of involvement in the torture.
A lone gunman has shot dead at least three people and wounded 12 others near.
London, United Kingdom – British Prime Minister Theresa May has left London for talks with European.
India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is trailing against opposition Congress party on Tuesday in.
French President Emmanuel Macron announced a range of conciliatory measures aimed at appeasing “yellow vest” protesters,.