Kenya, Tanzania resolve tourism standoff

Kenya reduced fights to Tanzania and banned its tour vehicles from accessing Kenyatta airport Kenyan authorities confirmed on Sunday that Tanzanian tour vehicles will be...

Israel detains 2 Palestinians near Gaza border

The Israeli army on Sunday detained two Palestinians near a fence on the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel. Israeli border guards have detained...

$250mn shortfall to affect S. Sudan aid operation: WFP

The WFP aims to assist 3 million people in South Sudan this year The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) warned on Sunday that a...

Indonesia to repatriate 12 citizens from Turkey

Four pregnant women remain of group of 16 Indonesians held on suspicion of trying to join Daesh in Syria. Indonesia has said that it expects...

Gazans seek cosmetic surgeries for Israel fire scars

Hanadi had to live for four years with a deep shrapnel-wound scar on her foot due to her inability to leave the blockaded Gaza...

No problem with 5-year truce with Israel: Hamas

Hamas does not mind hammering out a five-year truce with Israel, a senior leader of the Palestinian faction has said. Deputy Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh...

UNRWA calls for lifting Gaza blockade

During the inauguration of a school in the eastern Gaza Strip city of Khan Younis, Krahenbuhl said that the blockade on the Gaza Strip...

Morocco says arrested Daesh-linked cell

Policemen arrested the members of a "terrorist cell" that had pledged allegiance to Daesh and planned to carry out assassinations to destabilize the country,...

Two victims of MH17 flight still unidentified

Dutch forensic experts have identified 296 out of 298 victims so far. The remains of two victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 are still...

Tunisia Bardo museum to reopen after bloody attack

Tunisia's Bardo Museum, which came under an armed attack on Wednesday that left 23 people dead, will reopen its doors on Tuesday but won't...

Football: Iran’s national manager set to leave

Portuguese manager Queiroz announces he will leave Iran at the end of this month due to external pressure. Iran's national football manager, Portuguese national Carlos...

4th Rome Turkish Film Festival to kick off next month

Italy's oldest movie theatre, Barberini, will host Turkish and Italian spectators to watch festival films from 15 to 19 April, 2015. Twelve prominent Turkish films will...

Chinese vice president visits Iraq

Vice President Li Yuanchao visits Baghdad and meets with Iraqi authorities. China's Vice President Li Yuanchao paid an official visit on Sunday to Baghdad and met with Iraqi...

Hadi urges UNSC action under Chapter 7 in Yemen

Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi on Sunday urged the UN Security Council to halt the "aggression" of Shiite Houthi militants through Chapter 7...

Turkish Air Forces to train ally countries’ pilots

Trainee pilots of ally countries to get 15-month training sessions in Izmir, western Turkey. The Turkish Air Forces will start training trainee pilots from NATO and other...