Syria's civil war is in danger of flaring into a regional or even global conflict, but some diplomats hope the high stakes could, paradoxically, pave the way for a peace accord.
Washington will soon unveil its ‘toughest and most aggressive sanctions’ ever against North Korea, US Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday after talks with Japan's Prime Minister in Tokyo.
The United States' new nuclear policy brings humanity ‘closer to annihilation’, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said.
North Korea's national flag was raised in the South Thursday for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, organisers said, after an exemption came into force to avoid breaching Seoul's tough national security law.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will seek EU support in Brussels on Monday amid bitter acrimony with the United States, but he looks unlikely to get much the in way of concrete commitments.
HE the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad al-Muraikhi said the proposed conference would support UN Secretary General's call made while welcoming 2018.