World Bulletin / News Desk
"Friends of Syrian People" meeting started in Paris, France on Friday.
More than hundred countries' representatives and several Syrian opponent groups attend the meeting.
Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs Ahmet Davutoglu represents Turkey among the other participants of the meeting.
The first "Friends of Syrian People" meeting took place in Tunisia on February 24 and the second in Istanbul on April 1.
Meeting in Paris will focus on the pressure over the Syrian regime.
Moreover, representatives of some international establishments will underline the Geneva meeting which took place on June 30 and Annan's six point plan.
Russia did not attend the meetings which took place in Tunisia and Istanbul and will not be attending the meeting in Paris as they are a strong supporter of the government of Damascus.
China also boycotts the meetings.
The Caspian Sea states have agreed on six points of the draft convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea after two days of talks in Baku.
A senior leader has appealed to the Supreme Court to scrap the death penalty.
Saudi Arabia on Thursday expressed concern that Iran may eventually develop the ability to manufacture nuclear weapons.
The deal, brokered by the world body and already signed by the southern Bamako government, aims to put a stop to decades of Tuareg uprisings.
Police officer says seven people died and 23 others were injured in multiple explosions in Baghdad
According to Israel's Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper reported, a Palestinian tried to stab a group of Jewish settlers in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. Tension has mounted in the occupied West Bank since the abduction
President refused U.N.-brokered talks with their powerful movement unless they withdrew from Sanaa.
The attacks were in Syria and Iraq, attacking fighting positions.
The ECB will purchase sovereign debt until at least September 2016.
Turkey's defense chief says Turkey, already training Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga forces and Syrian opposition forces, offers the same help to Iraqi military
Woman was five months pregnant tests confirmed presence of H1N1 virus
Egypt's Sisi changed interior minister with local media reporting that Magdi Abdel-Ghaffer is the new replacement.
Strengthening army would ease conflict in East Ukraine
Experimental shots from Merck-Newlink and GSK to be tested, with Guinea trial to take use "ring vaccination" stategy.
A missile fired by Syrian regime jet has allegedly targeted a school in Syria's Idlib province. Killed 18 civilians, including seven students
A Palestinian security source said the three policemen had been pursuing a "wanted" Palestinian man who had fled through the Israeli checkpoint