Trump has been arguing with the head of North Korea and their nuclear weapons

Kim kicked things off in a New Year's address Sunday by saying his nation was near test-propelling an intercontinental ballistic rocket (ICBM), which if...

Malaysia: Top Muslim political forces talk partnership

Possible collaboration between long-ruling party, opposition party that broke up from its pact could result in their dominating Malaysian politicsBy P Prem KumarKUALA LUMPUR...

Pro-Houthi forces, vigilantes clash in Yemen’s Aden

Clashes erupted early Monday between army units loyal to Yemen's Shiite Houthi movement and vigilantes supporting President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi  in various spots...

Obama sends Congress plan to shutter Gitmo

Proposal emphasizes savings costs as lawmakers remain reticent By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration on Tuesday sent Congress a plan to...

Coups African style: Ousting leaders while overseas

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza was only the latest of many African leaders to face an attempted coup while travelling abroad. Despite the fact that Nkurunziza...

Turkey hosting nearly 2.5 million refugees

Senior minister says country has taken in 2.4 million Syrians since start of warANKARA - Turkey is currently hosting nearly 2.5 million refugees, Deputy Prime Minister Yalcin...

Syria’s energy resources still under Daesh control

Despite being target of US and Russian militaries, Daesh terrorist group remains in control of much of Syria’s energy resourcesBy Mohamed Misto and Selen...

Russian airstrikes kill five in Syria's Idlib

Five people are killed when Russian warplanes strike targets in opposition-held area of Syria's northwestern Idlib provinceIDLIB/ALEPPO, Syria - Five people were killed and...

Erdogan warns Russia against losing ‘friend like Turkey’

Turkish president warns Russia it 'will lose a lot' if it loses Turkey as a friend following Russian jet's violation of Turkey's airspace BRUSSELS -...

Ethiopian women must be empowered politically: AU

By Abebech Tamene ADDIS ABABA – The African Union's Long-Term Election Observation Mission on Thursday called for stepped-up efforts to empower Ethiopian women on the...

Maldives police: ‘zero tolerance’ for anti-govt. protests

Police in Maldives capital use tear gas, stun grenades, pepper spray to break up anti-government protests MALE, Maldives – Tear gas, stun grenades and pepper...

UPDATE – EU parliament backs refugee relocation plan

EU parliament votes to allocate 120,000 refugees under quota system, puts pressure on member statesUPDATES WITH EUROPEAN COUNCIL HOLDING EXTRAORDINARY SUMMIT SEP. 23BRUSSELS - The...
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Australia slammed for Cambodia refugee plans

HRW calls proposed transfer of refugees from Nauru 'latest attempt to offload all responsibility' MELBOURNE - An international human rights organization has blasted Australia for...

Amid Russian airstrikes, Syrians seek shelter in caves

Manmade caves both provide security from intense Russian airstrikes and serve as alternative to potential displacementIDLIB, Syria - Many families in the countryside...

Turkey: One soldier martyred in Diyarbakir

PKK terrorists martyr one Turkish troop and injure another in southeastern Diyarbakir provinceDIYARBAKIR, Turkey - A Turkish troop died in a hospital after being...

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