Condemnations grow as Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque stormed by Jewish settlers

Amid increasing violent attacks on the Al-Aqsa Mosque by Jewish settlers, Muslim NGOs have urged the international community to protect the status of the...

Turkey doesn’t have eyes on anyone’s land, Erdoğan says

Turkey has no eyes on anybody's land, freedom or interests, but is currently carrying out an anti-terror operation in northeastern Syria out of necessity...

Facebook suspends Russian, Iranian accounts targeting US voters ahead of 2020...

Facebook Inc said on Monday it has suspended a network of Instagram accounts operated from Russia that targeted Americans with divisive political messages ahead...

Pompeo says US ‘fully prepared’ to take military action in MidEast

In remarks to CNBC late Monday, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the administration of President Donald Trump is "fully prepared" to...

Chinese-Kazakh cement plant started operations in SW Kazakhstan

KYZYLORDA, Kazakhstan, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- A new Chinese-Kazakh cement plant with designed daily production of 2,500 tons of clinker cement, was officially put...

Johnson insists Brexit deal on course despite request for delay

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pressed ahead yesterday with plans to try to win what could turn out to be a historic Commons vote...

At least 7 civilians killed in fresh firing across Kashmir line

At least 7 civilians were killed Sunday in firing along the de facto India-Pakistan border in Kashmir, officials said, as both countries accused each...

PKK finances crimes in Turkey with funds made from illegal activities...

The PKK has been trying to finance a possible civil war in Turkey through the money it gets from blackmailing, arms or drug trade...

Australia’s Qantas completes longest non-stop New York-Sydney flight

Australia's Qantas on Sunday completed the first non-stop commercial flight from New York to Sydney, which was used to run a series of tests...

Dutch airstrike in Iraq killed 70 civilians in 2015, reports say

In airstrike by a Dutch F-16 on a car bomb factory in Iraq in 2015 killed at least 70 civilians, an investigation by the...

Afghan IEC delays preliminary poll results announcement

KABUL, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- Afghanistan's Independent Election Commission (IEC) said Saturday that it had postponed the release of the preliminary results of the...

British lawmakers back amendment to delay Brexit deal approval

LONDON, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- British lawmakers on Saturday voted for a key amendment to withhold approval of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal...

Xi meets delegates to PLA logistic support force Party congress, senior...

WUHAN, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday met with delegates to the first Party congress of the People's Liberation Army...

From Cambodia to Ankara, new arrests in fight against FETÖ

Turkey continued its struggle against FETÖ with new arrests announced on Friday as reports said Cambodian authorities detained a senior figure of the terrorist...

62 killed after mosque bombed during prayers in Afghanistan

Dozens of worshippers were gathered inside a mosque in eastern Afghanistan to offer Friday prayers when a mortar round fired by insurgents blasted through...

NSU victims’ memorials face repeated attacks by German neo-Nazis

Several memorials for the victims of the German neo-Nazi extremist group the National Socialist Underground (NSU) have been vandalized more than once, the Welt...

UK parliament seeks new analysis on cost of Brexit before key...

The British parliament's Treasury Committee demanded that the finance ministry produce fresh economic forecasts of the cost of leaving the European Union under Prime...

Barcelona burns as clashes over Catalan leaders continue for 3rd night

Rioting raged in Barcelona and several other Catalan towns for a third straight night Wednesday, with police fighting running street battles with protesters angered...

UK, EU reach tentative Brexit deal

Britain and the European Union finally reached a new tentative Brexit deal yesterday, hoping to escape the acrimony, divisions and frustration of their three-year...

2 Americans detained in China for border charges

Two US Americans from an English-teaching business in China were detained and bailed out in the east of the country on suspicion of "organizing...