Monday, March 30, 2015
Iran and six world powers have reached provisional agreement on key parts of a deal sharply curtailing Tehran's nuclear program, Western diplomats in talks in Switzerland said Sunday.
Nigeria's closely fought general election went into a second day on Sunday after failures in controversial new technology snarled the polling, including for President Goodluck Jonathan.
Afghanistan's highest court has ruled that the police officer convicted of murdering Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus and wounding AP correspondent Kathy Gannon almost one year ago should serve 20 years in prison, .................
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Saudi-led coalition warplanes bombed rebel camps in Yemen for a second day on Friday, as President Barack Obama said the United States shared a "collective goal" with its regional ally to see stability in the war-torn state.
The Turkish parliament on Friday passed a stripped down version of its controversial homeland security bill that has enraged the opposition, after a 16-hour debate that lasted all night.
Friday, March 27, 2015
LAUSANNE - Iran's president appealed to global leaders including Barack Obama on Thursday as negotiators raced against the clock to agree the outlines of a deal that puts an Iranian nuclear bomb out of reach.
In a damning report released Thursday, Amnesty International said Palestinian rocket fire during the 2014 summer war in Gaza had killed more civilians inside the Gaza Strip than inside Israel.
Iran's nuclear chief said Thursday he was "optimistic" about reaching a ground-breaking nuclear deal, as U.S. and Iranian diplomats launched down-to-the-wire talks chasing a March 31 deadline.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani thanked the U.S. Congress on Wednesday for billions of American tax dollars and vowed his war-wracked country will be self-reliant within this decade.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
ADEN - Saudi Arabia carried out air strikes against Huthi rebels in Yemen on Thursday, launching an operation by a regional coalition to save the government of embattled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi as the country teetered on the brink of civil war.1 Comment