Trump: We Have ‘Best Shot Ever’ For Peace ‘In The Whole...

In a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, President Donald J. Trump expressed his hope for a lasting peace between Palestinians and Israelis...

Russian and Syrian Force Crossed Euphrates Near Deir Ezzor, Coalition Confirms

A spokesperson for the U.S.-led Coalition confirmed on Wednesday that Russian and Syrian government forces have crossed the Euphrates river near Deir Ezzor, not...

US To Contribute $32 Million in Aid to Displaced Rohingya

The U.S. Department of State announced on Wednesday that the United States will provide $32 million in humanitarian aid to Rohingya fleeing Myanmar amid...

Spain Arrests 12 Officials Ahead of Catalan Independence Referendum

Spain's Guardia Civil military police force on Wednesday raided government ministries and detained 12 officials involved in organizing the Catalan independence referendum. Among those detained...

Twitter Says Nearly 300,000 Accounts Suspended for Promoting Terrorism

Twitter suspended nearly 300,000 accounts in the first six months of 2017 for "violations related to promotion of terrorism," according to the latest Twitter Transparency Report published...

Aung San Suu Kyi Says Myanmar Does Not “Fear International Scrutiny” Over...

Myanmar's de facto leader, State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi said on Tuesday that the country does not “fear international scrutiny” over a military crackdown...

German Election: Federal Arrival Of Right-Wing Populists

Plenty is at stake over the upcoming federal election in Germany on September 24. Big questions loom over the future of the country: The...

UN Human Rights Chief: Half of Imprisoned Journalists Are in Turkey

About half of all imprisoned journalists around the world are incarcerated in Turkey, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussain said on...

Dozens of Turkish Journalists Stand Trial in Zaman Newspaper Case

Turkish authorities held on Monday the first hearing in the trial of nearly 30 journalists and writers who once worked for Zaman, the biggest...

Turkey Holds Snap Military Exercise at Border With Kurdistan

Turkish authorities announced on Monday that they are conducting a military drill at the border with Iraq. The snap exercise is taking place one...

US and Russian Operational Commanders Will Utilize De-Confliction Line in Eastern...

The United States and Russia agreed that operational commanders should be in contact to de-conflict movements in eastern Syria, the spokesman for the highest-ranking...

Russia’s Zapad Drill Will Help NATO Judge Moscow’s Military Strength

American newspaper editor Horace Greeley once said, "go west young man," urging Americans to pursue westward expansion. Russia has taken the motto quite literally...

On North Korea, Haley Says It Could Be Pentagon’s Turn

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has said U.N. Security Council has run out of options to contain North Korea and that...

Turkey Summons German Ambassador Over Kurdish Rally in Cologne

The Turkish Foreign Ministry summoned German ambassador to Ankara Martin Erdmann on Saturday to protest a rally held by German Kurds in the city of...

US-Led Coalition Says Russia Struck, Injured SDF Troops Near Deir Ezzor

Russian jets reportedly struck U.S.-backed forces fighting against the Islamic State in eastern Syria, a sign of growing rivalry in Deir Ezzor where allies...

Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament Approves Independence Referendum

In its first session in nearly two years, the parliament of the autonomous Kurdistan Region of Iraq voted to hold the independence referendum on...

Turkish Police Detain Lawyer of Main Opposition Leader

In the latest crackdown on political opposition in Turkey, police on Friday detained the lawyer representing the leader of the opposition Republican People's Party...

Senator: Turkey’s Purchase of Russian S-400 System May Prompt US Sanctions

Turkey's procurement of the Russian S-400 air defense system violates recently adopted U.S. sanctions against Russia, and could trigger automatic sanctions against Ankara, Senator...

Turkey, Russia and Iran to Deploy Monitors in Idlib De-Escalation Zone

After reaching an agreement in Astana, Kazakhstan on the establishment of de-escalation zones in Syria, Turkey, Russia and Iran announced the decision to deploy...