Category: World

Armored police vehicle crashes with minibus, 5 killed

Armored police vehicle crashes with minibus, 5 killed

A police vehicle collided with a civilian vehicle in southeastern Diyarbakır province Tuesday, killing five civilians and wounding five others in the latest case of...

Turkey’s top court rejects FETÖ-linked suspect’s appeal in first ruling on post-coup probes

Turkey’s top court rejects FETÖ-linked suspect’s appeal in first ruling on post-coup probes

Turkey’s top court has rejected Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ) linked suspect Aydın Yavuz’s appeal against an alleged violation of his rights during the...

Migrant tragedy continues at Mediterranean as death toll in 2017 nears 2,000

Migrant tragedy continues at Mediterranean as death toll in 2017 nears 2,000

From January 1, 2017 to June 18 the number of migrants that have arrived to Europe from Mediterranean has reached more than 81,000, with about 2,000 recorded deaths at...

Cholera death toll in Yemen increases to 1,146, WHO says

Cholera death toll in Yemen increases to 1,146, WHO says

The death toll from a cholera outbreak in Yemen has risen to 1,146 over the past two months, according to the World Health Organization. The UN health agency said the...

Australia suspends Syria airstrikes amid US-Russia tension

Australia suspends Syria airstrikes amid US-Russia tension

Australia on Tuesday suspended its airstrikes against Daesh group targets in Syria as a precaution, after a U.S. fighter jet shot down a Syrian warplane earlier this...

Iran: Parliament, Imam Khomeini’s shrine under attack

Iran’s Parliament (Majlis) and the Mausoleum of the late founder of the Islamic Republic Imam Khomeini in the capital Tehran have come under armed attack, Press TV...

Muslim community in Portland collects donations for victims’ families after racist attack

Muslim community in Portland collects donations for victims’ families after racist attack

The Muslim community in Portland, Oregon, has thanked residents of the city for their support and said it was raising money for the families of two men who were killed...

UAE minister warns Gulf Arab alliance faces a major crisis

UAE minister warns Gulf Arab alliance faces a major crisis

A United Arab Emirates government minister on Sunday warned that an alliance of Gulf Arab states was facing a major crisis and he said there was an urgent need to...

Govt to receive Hajj applications from Monday

86,500 Iranian pilgrims to perform Hajj

As many as 86, 500 Iranian pilgrims will travel to Saudi Arabia in 600 convoys, Head of Iran’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization Hamid Mohammadi announced,...

Relations with NATO at worst point since end of Cold War, Russia says

Relations with NATO at worst point since end of Cold War, Russia says

Russia’s relations with the Western military alliance NATO are at their worst point since the Cold War, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Friday, a day after the...