World Bulletin / News Desk
The opposition Syrian National Council has reiterated that they would not sit at the dialogue table with President Bashar al-Assad.
George Sabra, member of the Syrian National Council, told AA reporter on Tuesday regarding a meeting that is planned to be held with the UN and Arab League envoy for Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, that they did not have anything new to tell Brahimi. Sabra said that the SNC conveyed its perspective to Brahimi in their meeting in France two weeks ago.
The SNC considered the incidents in Syria the revolution of people he said, adding that any Syrians would not sit at the dialogue table with Assad.
Around 2,500 women still detained or missing, the Syrian Network for Human Rights says.
Around 80 protesters arrested for assaulting police, illegal assembly, disobeying injunction, and obstructing police work.
Greek-Cypriot and Turkish Republic of NorthernCyprus should be allowed to develop their relationship, says British former Foreign Secretary
Nusra Front, which is fighting the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, killed and captured a number of Lebanese soldiers – including Shiite troops – in Lebanon's border town of Arsal
Streets of Sarajevo decorated with flags as people celebrate in Bosnian capital
Kenyan police used teargas to disperse demonstrators shouting "President, Stop the killings!" outside President Uhuru Kenyatta's offices
Turkey should impose sanctions on Russia and follow the example of European countries, Crimean Tatar leader and member of Ukraine’s parliament has said.
Critics call it discriminatory and anti-democratic, as legislation widens cracks in Israel's governing coalition
ISIL fighters were present in four of Baiji's 12 neighbourhoods, as well as areas on the perimeter of the sprawling refinery complex
A senior Russian official said Ukraine's president's referendum plans on NATO membership would increase regional tensions.
The Palestinian ambassador to Cairo met with protesters and said contacts were underway with Egyptian authorities to solve the problem
At least 270 Palestinian women were killed during this summer's devastating Israeli onslaught on the Gaza Strip, according to Palestinian government figures.
Two explosions by suspected suicide bombers hit Maiduguri in Nigeria's northeast
The Palestine Prisoners' Center for Studies has said that Israeli prison authorities do not provide adequate shelter from rain and cold weather inside prison facilities
France has been under pressure for months from its Western allies to scrap the 1.2 billion euro ($1.58 billion) contract.
At least a dozen buildings were set on fire in Ferguson, Missouri, most of them destroyed, in a wave of civil unrest following a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager in August