World Bulletin / News Desk
The Iraqi government announced on Monday that the parliamentarian elections would be held on April 30, 2014.
The statement by Vice President Office noted that a new election law had not been prepared due to the political parties' controversy over it.
On the other hand, Iraqi Parliament Speaker Osama an-Nujaifi, concerning the election law, said that if the parties did not reach compromise on an election law they would go to the elections under the existing election law.
However, head of regional administration in north of Iraq Massoud Barzani, concerning the election law, stated beforehand that they would boycott the election in case parties did not compromise on it.
Egypt objects to Qatar, Turkey presence at AU meet on Libya and have boycotted the international conference organised by the AU
The explosion had taken place at a mountainous road near Al-Bayda city, the residents said
"Strengthening our understanding of eastern Europe has been a top priority of the foreign minister," said one fm official.
China Daily says police conducted search operations in Kashgar city 'against factors disturbing the region's people.'
Nils Horner, Swedish Radio and held dual British-Swedish nationality, was shot dead in the capital's diplomatic quarter in last March.
Official tells local media that Tokyo formally requested King Abdullah II consider releasing convicted terrorist in exchange for ISIL hostages.
Al-Qaeda's influence on the Sunni population and Iran's influence on Houthis put contraints on the U.S. counterterrorism strategy in Yemen.
"The U.S. does not understand Thai politics," said Thai deputy foreign minister.
Castro praised attempts by the US and Cuba to normalize relations but warned, 'I don't trust the policy of the United States.'
Hezbollah used heavy weapons during the clashes with Syrian fighters near the border of Lebanon
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev warns of retaliation if EU cuts Russia off from SWIFT system.
Pakistan also opposed US assurance to India to support its bid for permanent seat on UN Security Council.
Two other Indian soldiers wounded in clash that took place in Tral area.
The United Nations envoy to Yemen Jamal Benomar has hailed the release of presidential chief-of-staff Ahmad Awad bin Mubarak as a "step" towards reducing tensions in the Arab country. Yemeni Houthi leader has called for meeting to solve the Yemeni crisis.
The fighting took place in the village of Yontoy, a few kilometres northing of Kisamayo where Kenyan forces have been based since 2012
Implementation of plan to now go ahead which will aid agricultural development in Africa.