Trump says Russia no longer targeting US
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that Russia is no longer targeting the U.S., clashing with an assessment given earlier this week by one of his top intelligence officials, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
23:42 18 July
Yemen's Houthis say they attacked Aramco refinery in Riyadh with drone
The Iranian-aligned Houthi movement in Yemen said it had attacked a Saudi Aramco [IPO-ARAM.SE] refinery in Riyadh on Wednesday using a drone, but the oil company said a limited fire at the plant was due to “an operational incident”, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:55 18 July
Egypt targets social media with new law
Egypt’s parliament has passed a law giving the state powers to block social media accounts and penalize journalists held to be publishing fake news, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:19 17 July
Iran sues US for re-imposing sanctions
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the country has lodged a complaint against the US government at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) over new American sanctions against the Islamic Republic, APA reported citing Tasnim News.
17:31 16 July
Azerbaijani and Armenian FMs meet it Brussels
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov and his Armenian counterpart Zohrab Mnatsakanyan now have meeting in Brussels, spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry Hikmet Hajiyev wrote on his Twitter page, APA reports.
21:41 11 July
Elmar Mammadyarov meets with OSCE MG co-chairs
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group in Brussels, Spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry Hikmet Hajiyev wrote on his Twitter page, APA reports.
19:42 11 July
Trump scolds NATO members days ahead of summit
U.S. President Donald Trump berated fellow NATO members on Monday for not contributing enough to the alliance while maintaining a trade surplus with the United States, keeping up a recent drumbeat of criticism before meeting European leaders this week in Brussels, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:08 10 July
Ethiopia and Eritrea declare end of war
The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over, APA reported citing BBC News.
15:41 09 July
UK police officer allegedly exposed to nerve agent poisoning
Wiltshire Police officer was taken to Salisbury the Great Western Hospital in Salisbury after alleged exposure to Novichok-type nerve agent, APA reports quoting Daily Mail.
02:44 08 July
At least 24 dead in fireworks accident in Mexico
At least 24 people were killed and 49 wounded Thursday when a series of explosions rocked a fireworks factory in the town of Tultepec, north of Mexico City, said officials, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
07:44 06 July
Bolivian President Morales has emergency surgery for tumor
Bolivian President Evo Morales has undergone an operation for a “small tumor” that was detected during a routine check-up, he said on Wednesday in a Twitter post, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:10 05 July
Trump to OPEC: 'Reduce pricing now!'
U.S. President Donald Trump again accused the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries of driving gas prices higher on Twitter on Wednesday and urged the oil cartel’s members to do more, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:06 05 July
Two critically injured in elementary school shooting in Kansas
Two people are critically injured after being shot in an incident at the Sunrise Point Elementary School in Kansas on Tuesday, Overland Park Police Department (OPPD) Spokesman John Lacy said in a statement on Tuesday, APA reports citing Sputnik.
00:02 04 July
Spain to accept new vessel with migrants that was denied entry to Italy
04:21 01 July
US: Millions without Internet, television service
The U.S.'s largest cable television provider is suffering a massive nationwide outage Friday, leaving millions of television and Internet subscribers without service, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:28 29 June
Russia-US dialogue crucial for security of Europe — Finnish PM
Russia-US dialogue is of utmost importance for security of Europe, Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipila wrote on his Twitter page on Thursday commenting on a meeting of the Russian and US Presidents, Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, scheduled for July 16 in Helsinki, APA reports quoting TASS.
20:10 28 June
Military parade in Azerbaijan causes serious panic in Armenian leadership – Foreign Ministry
The June 26 military parade in Azerbaijan caused serious panic in the Armenian leadership, especially in the Armenian Foreign Ministry and Defense Ministry, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told APA.
15:10 27 June
Turkish jets neutralize 8 PKK terrorists
Turkish airstrikes on Tuesday neutralized eight PKK terrorists in anti-terror operations in both Turkey and northern Iraq, the military said, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
20:57 26 June
Turkey neutralizes at least 11 PKK terrorists in ops
Turkish airstrikes neutralized seven PKK terrorists in Zap, northern Iraq and border regions near the southeastern Turkish province of Hakkari on Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
21:19 23 June
Trump urges Republican lawmakers to drop immigration bill until election
President Donald Trump urged Republican lawmakers on Friday to drop their efforts to pass comprehensive immigration legislation until after the November elections, sending mixed signals to his party amid an ongoing crisis over his border policies, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:54 23 June