World Bulletin / News Desk
Syria's government would welcome dialogue with opposition parties in order to bring an end to armed conflict, Syria's ambassador to Tehran was quoted as saying on Monday by Iranian media.
"The government of (President) Bashar al-Assad welcomes logical discussions with opposition parties in Syria," said Hamed Hassan, according to Iran's state news agency IRNA.
"The main condition is that these discussions take place under the supervision of the president."
Secretary General says OIC will raise issue at international forums, including the United Nations, during Bangladesh trip
Turkmen, especially in the northeastern region of Tuz Khormato, have been targeted by repeated attacks using explosive charges and booby-trapped cars
Muslims have repeatedly accused the 1,600 French troops of failing to disarm the Christians anti-balaka militants
Launched 10 years ago by Palestinian activists in Canada, the IAW activities are now held in 150 cities around the world, including more than 25 cities and towns in South Africa
The nun went on to say that the kidnappers had not asked them to remove their crosses and allowed them to pray "freely and safety."
A statement from public prosecutors named four suspects who had been arrested, saying they had confessed to carrying out the bombing along with others
Abb-Rabbo al-Barassi, self-declared prime minister of the rebel movement, warned against "harming any tanker or sending navy ships into the waters of Cyrenaica," according to a statement.
The quake, which was initially reported as magnitude 6.1, hit 40 miles (64 km) west of Eureka, California
Pro-Russian Sergei Aksyonov, who declared himself provincial leader almost two weeks ago after Russians seized the parliament building said that Crimea would also encourage the use of two languages - Russian and Crimean Tatar
As thousands staged rival rallies in Crimea, street violence flared in Sevastopol, when pro-Russian activists and Cossacks attacked a group of Ukrainians.
The violence is fueling tensions inside the opposition, with moderates scared it could spin further out of control and tarnish the cause of peaceful political change in the future.
About two-thirds of the 227 passengers and 12 crew now presumed to have died aboard the plane were Chinese.
A naval patrol managed to rescue 30 other migrants, the source said, and were taking them to a refugee camp in the town of Mayfaa
Crimean Deputy Prime Minister Rustam Temirgaliyev says Kiev's action will not affect payment of wages and pensions.
The businessman, an Indian national, resigned his post of managing director of Galfar Engineering and Contracting after his January conviction and sentence
UAE asked all its citizens working with Qatari media outlets to resign from their jobs immediately, while Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Information has issued a decision banning Saudi writers and columnists from writing for Qatari newspapers