China’s J-10C fighter Jet Starts Combat Duty

China’s multirole J-10C fighter jet began combat duty on Monday, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) air force announced. The domestically developed aircraft is China’s third-generation supersonic fighter equipped with an advanced avionics system and various airborne...

Fired FBI director Comey says Trump ‘Morally Unfit’ to be US president

Former FBI director James Comey said US President Donald Trump is a dangerous, "morally unfit" leader doing "tremendous damage" to institutional and cultural norms. “A person ... who talks about and treats women like they’re...

Russia and its people are not an Enemy: German President

‘We cannot declare Russia, the country and its people, to be an enemy’ said German president. German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier called for ending the demonization of Russia and its people on Sunday. He added that...

Libya considers return of Monarchy to end prolonged crisis?

A conference calling Libya to restore the former monarchy and to activate the independence Constitution kicked off in Tripoli on Saturday. Two members of the previous royal Parliament before the coup in 1969 led by the...

Syrian army braces for new offensive against IS south of Damascus

After the Syrian army gained control over the Eastern Ghouta countryside of Damascus, they decided to send reinforcements toward a new battle against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in an...

Arab summit concludes with strong appeal for regional peace, unity

The yearly Arab League (AL) summit concluded in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, with unwavering stands for preserving regional peace and unity, especially the problems related to Jerusalem, Syria, Yemen and Iran. According to an official AL announcement...

‘Starbucks’ chief executive apologizes for arrests of two black men

Starbucks Chief Executive Kevin Johnson apologized late on Saturday for the arrests of two black men at a Philadelphia coffee shop last week, which sparked accusations of racial profiling. Promising to make everything right, Johnson...

Trial of former Turkish soldiers accused of coup attempt resumes in absentia

Eight former soldiers accused of taking part in Turkey's failed 2016 coup are being tried in absentia, as they are currently seeking asylum in Greece. The trial of eight former Turkish soldiers accused of taking...

‘Turkish, British leaders discuss Syria after US-led air strikes

Turkey's President Erdogan highlighted the importance of not escalating tension in Syria further in a phone call with UK Prime Minister May. File Photo: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) told the UK's PM Theresa...

‘UK Parliament, not Trump, should set its foreign policy’ – Nicola Sturgeon on British...

The UK Parliament, not US President Donald Trump, should define British foreign policy, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said, criticizing Theresa May’s decision to join the US-led military intervention in Syria. The main question that...