The United States has told Turkey it will not provide any more weapons to the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, Turkish state media said on Saturday, as Turkey’s offensive against the U.S.-backed YPG in Syria entered its eighth day.

Donald Trump’s huge tax cuts are a threat to the stability of the global economy, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund has warned.

Christine Lagarde singled out Trump’s tax reforms as one of three risks that could destabilise the current economic recovery, especially given the boom in stock markets in the past year.

Google, Facebook threat to democracy: Soros

Sunday, 28 January 2018 03:39 Written by

The billionaire investor George Soros has criticized tech "monopolies" such as Facebook and Google, calling them a threat to democracy.

North Korea has condemned the latest sanctions imposed by the United States against Pyongyang, calling them an attempt at sabotaging a nascent process of dialog with South Korea.

Turkey urges US to stop backing Kurds

Wednesday, 24 January 2018 03:43 Written by

Turkey has urged the US to stop backing the Kurdish YPG in Syria, as it steps up an offensive against the militia.

US using Russia, China threat to rob people: Analyst

Wednesday, 24 January 2018 03:42 Written by

The United States is making false claims about the presumed military threat from Russia and China to justify channeling more money into the military, an American political analyst says.

North Korea is home to the world's least reported humanitarian crisis, according to the Switzerland-based NGO Care International.

Iran’s ballistic missile program is not up for negotiation, top Iranian officials have restated, criticizing next week's US diplomatic mission to Europe with a mandate to revise and “fix” the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement.

World's richest 1% get 82% of wealth: Oxfam

Tuesday, 23 January 2018 03:41 Written by

Half of the world's population received no share of all wealth created globally last year, while 82 percent went to the richest one percent, a report by Oxfam International revealed.

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says Turkey gave advance notice that it was planning to launch an attack on US-allied Kurdish militias in Syria, but he did not specify if Washington tried to dissuade Ankara.