Germany’s Merkel calls for a European Union military

German proposal comes at a time when the EU is searching for answers to a US president who views the EU with contempt, to the rise of illiberal democracies and nationalist parties within its...

Khashoggi murder tapes ‘shocked’ Saudi intelligence – Erdogan

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the Jamal Khashoggi murder tapes "really shocked" Saudi officials. Meanwhile, The New York Times is reporting that the kill team sent from Riyadh phoned home after the hit,...

Palestinian groups, Israel reach truce in Gaza after deadly flare up

The announcement came after Israeli strikes in Gaza killed three Palestinians, raising the death toll in Gaza to seven in 24 hours, and 14 since Israel's raid began on Sunday. Israel escalated its aggressive assault...

Israeli air strikes kill at least seven in Gaza

Palestines Ministry of Health in Gaza say Israeli forces targeted a group of people east of Khan Younis. An explosion is seen during Israeli air strikes in Gaza October 27, 2018. (Reuters Archive) Israeli air strikes...

Putin expects dialogue to continue on situation around NATO military drills

Russia is reacting calmly to the recent large-scale military drills conducted by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and wishes to continue dialogue on this matter, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday. "To be...

German FM says dialogues with China of strategic significance

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Sunday before his China tour that it is of strategic significance to maintaining strong and resilient dialogues with China. Leading a business delegation, Maas left Berlin for Beijing on...

Pakistani journalist in Karachi taken away by ‘Sister Agency’: Senior Police Official

By Dr Shahid Qureshi - Chief Editor:- I received a very worrying call from a fellow journalist based in Islamabad now, who told me about the kidnapping of Nasrullah Khan Chaudhry senior journalist and activist...

Cuba attracts 4 mln tourists in 2018 despite sharp drop in U.S. visitors

Cuba on Saturday announced that the number of international tourists to the Caribbean nation so far this year has reached 4 million despite a sharp drop in U.S. visitors due to Washington's policy which...

Belgian King calls on youth to help build a world of peace

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, Belgian King Philippe delivered a speech Sunday morning at the Congress column in Brussels, calling on young people to become "heroes" and build a peaceful world. The...

Queen Elizabeth launches British commemorations 100 years after WW1

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Queen Elizabeth and senior members of the royal family attended a Festival of Remembrance on Saturday to commemorate all those who lost their lives in conflict, on the eve of...