The European Union (EU) on Friday said that the Syrian regime did not fulfill its obligations.
The spokesperson for Catherine Ashton, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Michael Mann said Friday that "the Syrian government was not fulfilling its obligations".
The Syrian government pledged to withdraw its troops from cities but has failed to do so, Mann indicated.
We are deeply concerned by the violence in Syria and hope that the situation there would change with the arrival of UN observers, Mann stressed.
Meanwhile, Kristalina Georgieva, Commissioner responsible for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, condemned on Friday the killing of Muhammad Hadra, an aid worker with the Syrian Red Crescent Aid Society, in Damascus' Duma district and called on the Syrian government to help the aid workers reach regions where clashes were taking place and take under protection their lives.
The arrest, the first involving a former premier in Portugal, follows detentions of other prominent people in separate inquiries in the past few months as prosecutors intensify a fight against corruption
The National Intelligence Coordinating Agency recommended the ban last June because the journalists were disrespectful of the president
The clearing operation at the duck farm in Barneveld, will increase the number of animals destroyed since the first infection was discovered last Sunday to 211,000 birds
"Another shipment of building supplies will be allowed into the Gaza Strip next week via the Kerem Shalom crossing," Civil Affairs Minister Hussein al-Sheikh said
The U.S. is supportive "of anything that improves relations between Turkey and Iraq," the State Department said.
The quake caused buildings to shake violently and an elderly woman was killed after being hit by broken glass.
Lack of care for victims and accountability for perpetrators exacerbate the problem as it comes the world's attention on the Child Abuse Prevention Day.
President Obama challenges Republicans to pass an immigration reform bill if they're not happy with his executive action.
Polling stations across Bahrain opened for parliamentary and municipal elections, although the main Shi'ite opposition group is boycotting the vote.
If the train-and-equip program is effective it can allow Syrian opposition groups to clear up and create a safe zone in Syria, says a U.S. official
Former Imam of the Grand Umayyad Mosque in Damascus called Kassig "one of our brothers who sacrificed his life for the sake of God."
Prejudice against the Muslim minority known as Rohingyas is widespread and many have no right to citizenship.
U.S. officials say more than 16,000 Cubans arrived without visas at the border with Mexico in the past year, the highest number in a decade.
The decision ensures a direct role for American troops in fighting in Afghanistan for at least another year
FBI arrested two men suspected of buying explosives they intended to detonate during demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri, a law enforcement official said
Tensions have escalated in Mandera County, near the border with Ethiopia and Somalia, in the past year as clashes between clans have displaced hundreds of people.