Wednesday, 18th January 2017
International
  • German prosecutors release suspected Christmas market attacker
    21st December 2016
    A man arrested on suspicion of killing 12 people by mowing through a Berlin Christmas market in a truck has been released, the Chief Federal Prosecutors Office said on Tuesday. "The investigation up to now did not yield any ...
  • European leaders express condolences after Berlin attack
    21st December 2016
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday spoke to the leaders of France, Turkey, Italy, Greece, Poland, Sweden and Spain on the phone about the deadly attack on a Berlin Christmas market, a German government spokesman said. ...
  • Turkey says Gulenist behind Russian envoy`s murder
    21st December 2016
    - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told his U.S. counterpart John Kerry on the phone call Tuesday that Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) was behind Russian envoys assassination, local media reported. During ...
  • Israeli forces kill Palestinian in clash with stone-throwers
    18th December 2016
    Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian on Sunday, the Palestinian Health Ministry said, after entering a village in the occupied West Bank where, the Israeli military said, they were confronted by stone-throwers. A ...
  • Ireland urges poultry owners to remain vigilant against bird flu
    18th December 2016
    Ireland urged poultry owners to remain vigilant against avian influenza, due to confirmation of outbreak of such influenza in a poultry flock in Lincolnshire, England. In a statement, the Irish Department of Agriculture ...
  • Bin Laden`s son denied entry to Egypt
    18th December 2016
    Osama bin Ladens son Omar was refused entry to Egypt on Saturday (Dec. 17), airport sources said, giving no reason why his name was on a list of people banned from the country. Omar, 34, Osama bin Ladens fourth-eldest son, was ...
  • UN Chief urges parties to solve Libya`s ongoing crisis
    18th December 2016
    UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged parties in Lybia to join efforts to find a consensual solution to the countrys ongoing crisis. On Dec. 17, 2015, the Libyan Political Agreement was signed in Skhirat, Morocco. Saturday ...
  • 7.9-magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea: USGS
    17th December 2016
    An earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale jolted 49 km off Taron, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the US Geological Survey said. The epicenter, with a depth of 103.2 km, was initially determined to be at 4.509 degrees ...
  • Islamic State claims Cairo cathedral bombing
    15th December 2016
    Islamic State claimed responsibility on Tuesday for a suicide bombing at Cairos main Coptic cathedral on Sunday that killed at least 25 people. The militant group said in a statement carried by its news agency Amaq that a ...
  • Afghanistan lauds Indonesian harmony
    13th December 2016
    A member of Afghanistans peace council has lauded the harmony of the Indonesian people, which preserves peace and security in the country. "The people who live in Indonesia can live in harmony with diversity," the advisor ...