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Calls grow for EU to consider Palestine statehood

The European Union should recognize a Palestinian state, Luxembourg Foreign Minister said, reiterating his call for the two-state solution to end the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Speaking ahead of the gathering in Brussels for the Foreign...

Gibraltar considers joining Schengen to ease post-Brexit border fears

Gibraltar is considering becoming part of the Schengen zone as a way of ensuring fluidity of movement on its border with Spain after Britain leaves the European Union, its Chief Minister Fabian Picardo has...

China sentences former Interpol chief to 13 years in prison

China has sentenced the former president of Interpol Meng Hongwei to 13 years and six months in prison on charges of accepting bribes. Meng was elected president of the international police organization in 2016,...

British lawyers seek arrest warrant for Egypt’s president over Morsi death

Action ahead of expected two-day visit to UK by Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Monday follows instructions from the Egyptian Revolutionary Council. A legal chambers in the UK has filed a criminal complaint with London police...

Azerbaijanis remember pains of 20th January 1990 massacre

(London - Media Report): - People in Azerbaijan commemorated the victims, including women and children, massacred by the Soviet army in Baku and other provinces on Jan. 20, 1990. Despite the fact that 30 years...

Putin sends amendments to parliament to change presidential term limits

Russian President Vladimir Putin submitted amendments to parliament on Monday to change the presidential term limits, according to the bill posted on the legislature's website. Putin wants to remove the word "consecutive" in the current...

Turkey considering new partner for nuke plant in Sinop

Turkey's Energy and Natural Resources Ministry is reassessing its major partner for the country's second nuclear plant at Sinop, Turkey's Energy Minister Fatih Dönmez said Sunday. The results of feasibility studies conducted by Japanese Mitsubishi...

China, EU to boost ties through closer cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy Yang Jiechi on Sunday met with President of European Council Charles Michel here with the two sides agreeing to jointly promote China-EU ties through closer cooperation. During the meeting...

British House of Lords could move out of London

LONDON, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- British government was considering moving the House of Lords, the upper house of the country's parliament, out of London, British media reported on Monday. Local media quoted the Conservative Party...

UK adds entire Hezbollah movement to terror blacklist

The ministry previously only targeted the Shia organisation's military wing but has now listed the whole group after the government designated it a terrorist organisation last March. Supporters of Hezbollah watch as the group's leader...