Coalition planes strike Houthi position in Yemen’s Aden

No information is yet available about casualties Arab coalition warplanes on Sunday struck a Houthi position in Yemen's southern Aden city, eyewitnesses have said. SANAA –...

Turkey: MHP leader Bahceli agrees to meet PM Davutoglu

-MHP leader says his party open to meeting with AK Party, with the previous conditions reserved and finalANKARA - Turkish Nationalist Movement Party...

Russian-made cluster munitions used in Syria, says HRW

Rights group reports first use of SPBE cluster munitions in Syrian conflictNEW YORK - An advanced type of Russian-made cluster ammunition was used in...

China seeks fair trial in ASEAN South China Sea talks

Foreign minister underlines he wants no 'double standards' at Wednesday meeting when ASEAN comes to discuss suspected land reclamation By P Prem Kumar KUALA LUMPUR -...

Burundi: Incumbent President Nkurunziza re-elected for third term

Electoral commission says official results to be announced in nine daysBUJUMBURA, Burundi – Incumbent President Pierre Nkurunziza was re-elected for a third term with 69.41...

Support network for French jihadists ‘doubles in year’

Interior minister says 'jihadist sector' involved in recruiting for Iraq and Syria has risen 203 percent PARIS - The number of French nationals supporting jihadist fighters...

Turkey: '771 PKK militants killed' since late July

According to security-force data, at least 771 suspected PKK militants have been killed in Turkey and Iraq since July 22ANKARA - At least 771...

U.S. dollar rebounds with questions about Trump’s impact after the inauguration

The dollar lost some of its energy as of late, however it is up 0.1% against six noteworthy monetary forms. Stock fates on Wall...

British PM on two-day European tour to push for reforms

- ‘If we are not able to deliver on those big areas of concern that the British people have, we will not win the...

Rally demanding ouster of Malaysian PM enters 2nd day

Electoral reform group that organized weekend rally hopes Sunday attendance will match protest’s alleged peak of 200,000 peopleBy P Prem KumarKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia ...

UPDATE – Philippines: Gov’t BIFF hostilities now claimed 16 lives

Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters opposed to ongoing peace process between MILF and gov't has claimed allegiance to DaeshUPDATES TO CORRECT HEADLINE TO 16...

UPDATE – Turkish PM calls PYD, YPG Russia’s ‘hired soldiers’

Turkish premier says terrorist PKK group's Syrian branch PYD and armed wing YPG being used by Russia and Assad regime UPDATES WITH STATE DEPARTMENT...

Thai military-appointed assembly rejects draft charter

Draft constitution widely criticized for anti-democratic features voted down in move likely to delay first post-coup electionsBy Max ConstantBANGKOK – A Thai military-appointed...

Afghan ministers’ 100-day sprint to serve

-After long-delayed cabinet takes shape, Afghan president tasks ministers to pitch ambitious 100-day plans for reform By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL - Following a rather delayed...

Burundi's ex-army chief gunned down in Bujumbura

Murder comes two weeks after former spy chief is assassinated in Burundi’s volatile capitalBUJUMBURA, Burundi – Col. Jean Bikomagu, Burundi's former army chief-of-staff,...

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