UN Security Council to hold emergency session on Yemen

Emergency meeting requested by Yemeni President Hadi, as security situation continues to deteriorate in impoverished country. The United Nations Security Council is set to hold...

Obama rebuffs Netanyahu over Palestine comments

U.S. president told Israeli prime minister two-state solution is only way for long-term security of Israel. U.S. President Barack Obama said Saturday that Israeli Prime...

Houthi gunmen take control of airport in Yemen’s Taizz

Shiite Houthi militants on Sunday took control of an airport and a court complex in the central city of Taizz, eyewitnesses have said. Houthi gunmen...

Turkey voices concern over Saudi – Sweden tension

Turkish foreign ministry voices sadness on diplomatic row between Saudi Arabia and Sweden. The Turkish Foreign Ministry expressed hope Saturday for the settlement of a...

Nile dam agreement will be historic: Sudan

Sudanese Irrigation Minister Mutaz Musa said Saturday that an agreement in principle that is expected to be signed by his country, Egypt and Ethiopia...

Kick Gazans out and put Israelis instead: Feiglin

The former deputy speaker of Israel's Knesset Moshe Feiglin on Saturday called for forcing Palestinians out of the Gaza Strip and putting Israelis instead...

Turkey’s EU minister warns against identifying Islam with terror

Minister Bozkir attends think tank meeting on Saturday during his two-day visit to Brussels. BRUSSELS (AA) - Identifying Islam with terror is a mistake that...

Senior Dawn of Libya commander killed in Tripoli

A senior commander of the Tripoli-backed Dawn of Libya Islamist militia was killed southwestern the Libyan capital, the media office of the militia said...

Boko Haram militants killed in attack on Nigeria’s Bama

Several Boko Haram militants were killed along with a Nigerian army soldier on Saturday when Nigerian troops foiled an attack by the radical group...

2 killed in attack on market in southeastern Somalia

At least two people were killed and five others injured on Saturday in an attack with a grenade in Afgoye, a town of the...

Solution process: Turkey gov’t marks ‘need’ for monitoring group

Deputy Prime Minister Arinc says gov't ready to go forward with the plan to create a team to monitor the solution process, which enters...

Let’s bury arms, pain forever says Turkish PM on Newroz

Turkey's solution process: Turkish premier invites all to speak with 'language of heart' as jailed PKK leader calls for congress to discuss laying arms...

Yemen’s Hadi denies Aden secession

Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi said Saturday that he had moved to the southern city of Aden to make it a temporary capital,...

Johannesburg signs twinning deal with Ramallah

Johannesburg, South Africa's largest city, on Saturday signed a twinning agreement and a memorandum of cooperation with the occupied Palestinian city of Ramallah. The agreements...

Turkey reiterates support for Palestine

Deputy Minister Arinc urges international community to act to bring peace to Jerusalem, 'capital of call humanity.' Turkey continues to stand in solidarity with the...

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Illinois governor plans to block the revamp on Chicago schools’ funding

On Monday, the Illinois Governor, Bruce Rauner stated his intentions to prevent the money set aside for setting off the pension of teachers of...