Thu, 23 May 2019

150,000 flee as Syria buffer zone collapses

Renewed violence in rebel-held northwestern Syria has killed dozens of civilians and forced 150,000 people into flight in one week ...

UK keeps limits on cash aid in Syria over counter-terror fears

Despite criticism, the UK has only partially reversed a cash aid freeze in northeastern Syria and is still suspending monthly ...

Dates Announced For Summit Of NATO Leaders In London

The next summit of NATO's heads of state and government will take place on December 3-4 in London to mark ...

Troubled Costa hit by ankle ligament injury, reveal Atletico

Marid - Atletico Madrid said on Wednesday that Diego Costa has suffered ankle ligament damage after the controversial Spain striker ...

Veteran France hooker to retire after trophy-laden career

Paris - Experienced France hooker Benjamin Kayser, who won both the Top 14 and the English Premiership, said on Wednesday ...

Russian, Armenian Casualties Reported In Italy Bus Crash

One Russian has died and 19 other people have been hospitalized after a tour bus they were traveling on crashed ...

Ferrari and Mercedes to carry Lauda tributes on cars

Monte Carlo - Ferrari and Mercedes will set their rivalry aside and join in tributes to honour Niki Lauda at ...

Emotional Hamilton excused Monaco media briefing

Monaco - An emotional Lewis Hamilton was excused from attending an official news conference Wednesday ahead of this weekend's Monaco ...

Cyprus Editor Hails Acquittal over Turkey Insult Charge

NICOSIA, CYPRUS - The editor of a Turkish Cypriot newspaper said Wednesday his acquittal on charges he insulted Turkish President ...

Deadly Strike Hits Syria Market as Damascus Battles Jihadists

MAARET AL-NUMAN, SYRIA - Syrian government air strikes killed 18 civilians, including a dozen people at a busy market, as ...

Iranian Lawmaker Says His Country Doesn't Want War With US

TEHRAN, IRAN - Iran will 'under no circumstances' enter a war either directly or indirectly with the United States, a ...

Algeria's Army Chief Says He Has No Political Ambitions

ALGIERS - Algeria's army chief of staff said on Wednesday he had no political ambitions in response to democracy activists ...

Deposed Istanbul Mayor Blasts 'Lies' Used to Annul Election

ISTANBUL - Istanbul's deposed mayor Ekrem Imamoglu said Wednesday that no one believed the 'lies' used to overturn his recent ...

Turkey Preparing For U.S. Sanctions Over Russian Missile Deal

Turkey's defense minister said Ankara was preparing for potential U.S. sanctions over its purchase of Russian S-400 missile defense systems, ...

French Court To Rule On Extradition Of Iranian Engineer To U.S.

An appeals court in France is set to rule on the extradition of an Iranian engineer to the United States.Jalal ...

SA duo to ref women's internationals

Cape Town - South Africa's leading female referees, Aimee-Barrett Theron and Ashleigh Murray, will hold the whistle in the July ...

UN envoy warns of 'long and bloody war' in Libya

The UN envoy for Libya has called for immediate action to cut off arms flows to the warring sides in ...

Bulgaria, Greece Start Work on Gas Pipeline from Azerbaijan

SOFIA, BULGARIA - Bulgaria and Greece are launching the construction of a pipeline to transport Azeri gas to Bulgaria to ...

Turkey closes ports to Iranian oil

PanARMENIAN.Net - Turkey has closed its ports to Iranian oil, fully complying with U.S. sanctions against its main supplier, despite ...

Seeking Energy Independence, Palestinians Open Solar Plant

JERICHO, WEST BANK - Palestinian officials say they have inaugurated their first solar panel plant as part of a plan ...

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Libyan hostilities could see country become permanently divided

NEW YORK, New York - Libya is on the brink of a civil war which could result in the country ...

150,000 flee as Syria buffer zone collapses

Renewed violence in rebel-held northwestern Syria has killed dozens of civilians and forced 150,000 people into flight in one week ...

UK keeps limits on cash aid in Syria over counter-terror fears

Despite criticism, the UK has only partially reversed a cash aid freeze in northeastern Syria and is still suspending monthly ...

Dates Announced For Summit Of NATO Leaders In London

The next summit of NATO's heads of state and government will take place on December 3-4 in London to mark ...

Troubled Costa hit by ankle ligament injury, reveal Atletico

Marid - Atletico Madrid said on Wednesday that Diego Costa has suffered ankle ligament damage after the controversial Spain striker ...

Veteran France hooker to retire after trophy-laden career

Paris - Experienced France hooker Benjamin Kayser, who won both the Top 14 and the English Premiership, said on Wednesday ...

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