Kazakhstan’s Ambassador Idrissov Awarded medal to EBRD President

(London - PR) : - On 5th February, Ambassador of Kazakhstan in London H.E. Erlan Idrissov awarded Sir Suma Chakrabarti, the President of European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) with a commemorative medal, in...

Why is Sudan’s Suakin island important for Turkey?

By Ali Topchi: - Turkey is temporarily taking over the island for reconstruction. Suakin is at the crossroads between Aden Gulf and the Red Sea, and Saudi Arabia and East Africa. The move is another...

Turkey’s president speaks to Saudi counterpart

Turkey's President Erdogan and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's King Salman discuss bilateral relations, Syria's territorial integrity over phone President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz discussed bilateral relations and issues concerning...

Pakistan warns India against any ‘misadventure’ after Kashmir attack

India must refrain from any "misadventure across the Line of Control," Pakistan's foreign ministry says after suspected rebels stormed an Indian army base in disputed Kashmir in an attack India says was carried out...

Assange bid to cancel UK arrest warrant rejected

A judge ruled to uphold a warrant on the WikiLeaks founder after another application from Assange's lawyers asking to consider whether it would be in the "public interest" to keep the warrant in place. WikiLeaks...

NATO chief warns EU over defence pact

US officials fear a new defence cooperation pact with the EU will draw resources away from NATO and become a "protectionist" umbrella for European defence manufacturers. NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday warned the EU...

Bosnian Serbs’ weapons purchase upsets Muslims

A month ago Bosnian intelligence authorities said they were investigating media reports that a pro-Russian paramilitary unit has been set up with Bosnian Serb President Milorad Dodik's approval. Several Bosnian Muslim officials voiced concern Tuesday...

Turkey, African Union promise stronger ties at Istanbul conference

Turkey and members of the African Union Commission reaffirmed their desire to strengthen economic and commercial relations at the Turkey-Africa Second Ministerial Review Conference in Istanbul. Turkey and African Union countries on Monday agreed to...

Turkey wants concrete steps from US against terrorism in Syria

Prime Minister Yildirim called on the US to make a decision on its support for the YPG in Syria hours after Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu warned ties with Washington were at a "critical point". Prime...

Oxfam’s deputy CEO resigns over Haiti sex abuse scandal

Penny Lawrence's resignation comes after the UK threatened to pull public funding from Oxfam over an alleged cover-up of its staff hiring prostitutes in Haiti during a 2011 relief effort on the earthquake-hit island. British...