Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday her efforts to form a three-way coalition government had failed, thrusting Germany into a political crisis and pushing Europe’s largest economy closer to a possible new election.

WFP fears more Yemen deaths amid blockade

Tuesday, 21 November 2017 03:22 Written by

The head of the World Food Program in Yemen said on Monday that millions of Yemenis face the risk of more deaths as aid deliveries cannot get to those in need because of the continuing blockade of the war-ravaged country by the Saudi-led coalition.

Morocco food stampede kills 15

Tuesday, 21 November 2017 03:21 Written by

At least 15 women died and five were wounded in a stampede during a food distribution operation on Sunday morning in rural Morocco, government officials said.

Palestinian officials have warned that they will freeze all communication with the US, following steps by the Trump administration to close the Palestine Liberation Organization's (PLO) office in Washington, DC.

The top nuclear commander in the US says he would resist any "illegal" presidential order to launch a strike.

Turkey, Russia and Iran meet to discuss Syria

Monday, 20 November 2017 03:29 Written by

Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to host his Iranian and Turkish counterparts at his official residence in the coastal city of Sochi to discuss the Syrian conflict.

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen challenged the United States on Sunday to cut all aid after it announced it was ending funding for a general election next year in response to the dissolution of the main opposition party, media reported.

Erdogan accuses US of supporting ISIS

Sunday, 19 November 2017 03:29 Written by

Turkish President Erdogan has claimed that U.S. actions in Syria are not in line with relations between allies.

Thousands of Zimbabweans are marching to demand President Robert Mugabe's resignation, in a rare show of public defiance.

Saturday's rally to the State House in Harare, the capital, was backed by the army, which seized power on Wednesday.

Saudi Arabia has summoned its ambassador in Germany home for consultations over comments allegedly made by German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel during a meeting with his Lebanese counterpart, the Saudi Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.