NATO foreign ministers set to meet in Antalya

Two-day meeting to focus on Ukraine, 'Resolute Support' mission in Afghanistan and strengthening NATO relationships. ANKARA - NATO foreign ministers are preparing to meet in Turkey's...

China urges coordination after Turkey downs Russian jet

Chinese Foreign Ministry says parties should strengthen coordination against terrorism to prevent similar incidents occurring againBEIJING - China has called on countries to...

Kenya, Ethiopia sign deal to end border conflict

Decades of violence has deterred development in areas either side of frontier By Magdalene Mukami NAIROBI, Kenya - The leaders of Kenya and Ethiopia met Monday to launch...

UN Security Council endorses Iran nuclear deal

Resolution starts process to lift UN sanctions if Tehran complies with agreementNEW YORK - The U.N. Security Council on Monday adopted a resolution...

UPDATE 2 – Shots fired at US Capitol

Suspect drew weapon at checkpoint before being shot by Capitol PoliceUPDATES DETAILS OF INCIDENTWASHINGTON - One person has been taken into custody after...

Netanyahu storms against ‘biased’ UN resolution

Benjamin Netanyahu is known as a leader who does not shy away from controversy. The Isreali Prime Minister just a days after the United...

Daesh sells oil to Syrian regime, says Erdogan

-Turkish president accuses Syrian leader of doing business with extremist groupANKARA – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused Syria’s Bashar al-Assad regime...
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Castro: Cuba, US to soon exchange ambassadors

Cuban president says longtime foes to name envoys after island's removal from US terror list. NEW YORK -- Cuba's expected removal from the U.S. terror list later...

Turkey summons US, Russia ambassadors

Turkey has separately summoned the envoys and warned them about the country's sensitivities regarding the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD)ANKARA - Turkey separately summoned...

Assad regime and Daesh ‘enemies of humanity’: Turkish PM

‘We have to be shoulder to shoulder against those who are committing war crimes,’ PM Davutoglu says at Syria Donors Conference in LondonLONDON ...
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2 killed in Mogadishu shooting

MOGADISHU – Two people were killed in a drive-by shooting Saturday in Somali capital Mogadishu, eyewitnesses have said. "Two gunmen opened fire on a car...

More than 23,000 Syrians enter Turkey in past 2 weeks

About 1,100 people have crossed back into Syria through Akcakale border crossing, says Foreign Ministry spokesmanANKARA - A total of 23,349 Syrian refugees fleeing clashes...

Egypt: Four military personnel killed in aircraft crash

Crash came on eve of second anniversary of violent dispersal of pro-Morsi protest camps, which left hundreds deadCAIRO – Four military personnel were...

UPDATE – Gunmen attack guesthouse in Afghan capital

Park Palace Hotel in Kabul popular with locals and foreigners. KABUL, Afghanistan — Gunmen attacked a popular guesthouse in Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday night,...

Hours after truce begins, car-bomb kills 2 in Syria’s Hama

Attack comes only hours after cessation-of-hostilities agreement backed by Washington, Moscow comes into effectISTANBUL - Two people were killed and another four injured...

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