Wuhan-Milan ‘Belt & Road’ train link to boost trade ties between...

"Trade between China and Italy is already strengthening, and this will add a new option that will make the trade links faster and more...

U.S. ambassador to Russia heads home for consultations amid tensions

WASHINGTON, April 20 (Xinhua) -- U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan said Tuesday that he would leave Russia temporarily to discuss bilateral ties with...

Afghan refugees in Pakistan pin hopes on US forces pullout

However, many foresee civil war in absence of credible governance structure in Afghanistan. Hunched on plastic chairs outside a cafe and enjoying traditional green tea...

Assad regime forces, YPG/PKK terrorists clash in northern Syria

Clashes erupt after regime forces open fire on terrorists. Armed clashes erupted late Tuesday in northeastern Syria between forces of the Bashar al-Assad regime...

US Biden administration green lights $23B UAE arms sale

Sale of F-35 stealth fighters, MQ-9 Reaper drones, munitions advanced despite protests from lawmakers. The US administration of President Joe Biden has informed Congress that...

President Xi says China to work with Saudi Arabia to build...

BEIJING, April 20 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China is willing to work with Saudi Arabia and other members...

France bears responsibility for ‘Genocide’: Government of Rwanda

Rwandan report, recent French reports important contributions to establishing truth of what happened, says Rwandan government. The French government bears significant responsibility for enabling a...

UK must respect Northern Ireland protocol, Germany says

Germany on Tuesday urged Britain to adhere to the entire Brexit divorce agreement after the European Union started legal action over London's unilateral actions...

Sweden: 5 women murdered by men in recent weeks

Violence against women is societal problem that must be fought with collective power of society, says Premier Lofven. At least five women in Sweden have...

Britain’s Ex-Foreign Office minister slams pro-Israel lobby

Sir Alan Duncan says pro-Israel lobbyists had 'the most disgusting interference' in British politics. A former British Foreign Office minister is accusing pro-Israel lobbyists of...

Pakistan to launch global campaign against blasphemy – PM

Premier Imran Khan seeks Muslim countries to join campaign against Islamophobia. Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said he is going to launch a...

“Forced labor” label belongs to U.S.: Chinese Foreign Ministry

BEIJING, April 19 (Xinhua) -- The United States has repeatedly smeared China by fabricating claims of "forced labor" in Xinjiang, but facts show that...

British government-backed report on racism “reprehensible”: UN experts

GENEVA, April 19 (Xinhua) -- A group of UN human rights experts on Monday strongly rejected a British government-backed report into racism and ethnic...

Is history once again repeating in Afghanistan?

Parallels between British occupation, retreat of Soviets, US withdrawal sound like chorus of Greek tragedy. Right from the First Anglo-Afghan War (1839-1842), which was perhaps...

More Irish-British trade diverted via N.Ireland post-Brexit -port boss

More firms are shipping goods between Ireland and Britain via Northern Ireland to avoid post-Brexit red tape and delays, the head of Dublin Port...

British PM Johnson cancels trip to India due to coronavirus worries

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday cancelled a planned trip to India, scheduled to take place next week, saying it was a sensible...

PM Imran Khan urges Western govts to prosecute Islamophobs and hate...

ISLAMABAD, Apr 17 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday called upon the Western governments to penalize those elements who had been deliberately spreading the...

British warships to sail to Black Sea amid Ukraine-Russia tensions

Amid rising tensions between Ukraine and Russia, British warships are expected to sail for the Black Sea in May, the Sunday Times newspaper reported...

Russia says it prevented Belarusian president’s murder

Russian Federal Security Service arrests 2 Belarusians on charges of attempted murder of Alexander Lukashenko. The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) arrested two people on...

China urges U.S., Japan to stop meddling in China’s domestic affairs

BEIJING, April 17 (Xinhua) -- China on Saturday urged the United States and Japan to immediately stop meddling in China's domestic affairs and harming...