ANKARA: Two alleged people-smugglers went on trial in Turkey on Thursday accused of causing the death of 3-year-old Syrian migrant boy Aylan Kurdi — who put a human face on the Syrian refugee crisis —
ANKARA: Turkey’s patience may run out over the crisis in Syria and it could be forced to take action, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday, calling on the United Nations to do more to prevent “et
CAIRO: Yemeni pro-government forces backed by Saudi-led airstrikes seized control of a military camp 60 km from Sanaa on Thursday, local officials and residents said, as troops advance toward the capi
MUNICH, Germany: US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov opened talks Thursday to try and reconcile deep differences over a proposed cease-fire for the Syrian civil
MUNICH: Russia has proposed a March 1 cease-fire in Syria, US officials say, but Washington believes Moscow is giving itself and the Syrian government three weeks to try to crush moderate rebel groups
RABAT: Morocco has expressed “complete solidarity” with Saudi Arabia against any threats to the stability of the Gulf region.
BEIRUT: Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has lashed out at the United Nations after it demanded the country open its borders to tens of thousands of more Syrian refugees, accusing it of failing
LONDON: World powers should force Russia to halt airstrikes on civilian targets in Syria and humanitarian measures should be implemented before the opponents of Syrian President Bashar Assad will join
PARIS: Outgoing French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius on Wednesday accused Russia and Iran of “complicity” in the “brutality” of the Syrian regime.
NEW DELHI: India and the United Arab Emirates are eyeing a string of defense, infrastructure and other deals during Abu Dhabi’s crown prince visit to New Delhi, an official said.
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