Turkish court orders rearrest of jailed Selahattin Demirtas
A Turkish court has blocked the release of the imprisoned former leader of a pro-Kurdish party after prosecutors requested his arrest once again over a fresh...
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Multiple casualties after bomb goes off on bus outside Karbala
At least 12 people have been killed and several others wounded in a blast from a bomb planted on a bus near the Iraqi city of Karbala, south of Baghdad, two local poli...
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Global Climate Strike: Tens of thousands rally across the US
New York City - Greta Thunberg arrived in the United States by sea three weeks ago after a rough journey across the Atlantic Ocean on a zero-emissi...
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US expels two Cuban diplomats, citing 'influence operations'
The United States has ordered the expulsion of two Cuban diplomats and restricted travel of the remaining members of Cuba's mission to the United Nation...
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Taiwan and Kiribati sever ties after Beijing switch: Taipei
Taiwan and Kiribati severed ties on Friday after the tiny Pacific nation decided to switch diplomatic recognition to China, the second of the island's allies to d...
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Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif warns of 'all-out war'
Any attack by the United States or Saudi Arabia on Iran will result in an "all-out war", Tehran warned on Thursday.Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made...
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Renewed calls for Qatar to address treatment of migrant workers
Doha, Qatar - There have been renewed calls for Qatarto address and review its treatment of migrant workers after a new Amnesty International repor...
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'Reckless, unlawful': Amnesty accuses Hong Kong police of abuse
Amnesty International has accused Hong Kong police of torture and other abuses in their handling of more than three months of pro-democracy protests&nbs...
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Who are south Yemen's separatists?
Fighting in south Yemen escalated dramatically last month as separatist militias seized the city of Aden from forces loyal to the internationally recognised government...
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Mexico quake: Two years on, recovery slow but survivors hopeful
Mexico City - Alejandra Castillo and her husband had been living in their brand-new, Mexico City apartment for only six months when a 7.1-magnitude earthquak...
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