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Qatar outlines its efforts in fight against terrorism

Qatar outlines its efforts in fight against terrorism

The announcement comes in accordance with Decree Law No. 11 of 2017, which amends certain provisions of Law No. 3 of 2004 on Combating Terrorism.

UN Security Council meets to shore up Syria ceasefire

UN Security Council meets to shore up Syria ceasefire

France and Britain requested the urgent meeting as the Syrian government sent militias as reinforcements to the rebel enclave and heavy airstrikes battered key towns.

Qatar has fulfilled most of Syrian aid pledges: FM

Qatar has fulfilled most of Syrian aid pledges: FM

The Foreign Minister said that raising funds and aid is of no use, unless aid is delivered to the right beneficiaries.

US formally requests UN vote Monday on North Korea

US formally requests UN vote Monday on North Korea

The US has formally requested a UN Security Council vote on Monday on tough new sanctions against North Korea despite resistance from China and Russia, as Pyongyang's state media calls for a nuclear arms buildup.

Pentagon chief warns Syria against using chemical weapons

Pentagon chief warns Syria against using chemical weapons

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said during a visit to Israel on Friday there can be "no doubt" Syria has retained some chemical weapons and warned President Bashar al-Assad's regime not to use them.

Warplanes pound Aleppo, UN security council to meet

Warplanes pound Aleppo, UN security council to meet

Warplanes bombed a strategic camp on the northern edge of Aleppo on Sunday as Syrian government and rebel forces battled for control of the city in a Russian-backed offensive ...

UN Security Council holds crisis meeting on Syria

UN Security Council holds crisis meeting on Syria

The UN Security Council met on Wednesday for crisis talks on Syria as air raids shook Aleppo and diplomatic tensions ran high over an attack on an aid convoy.

North Korea missile reaches new heights; Japan threat 'intensifies'

North Korea missile reaches new heights; Japan threat 'intensifies'

North Korea launched what appeared to be an intermediate-range missile on Wednesday to a high altitude in the direction of Japan before it plunged into the sea, military officials said.