A convoy of about 18 Turkish army vehicles has arrived in an area close to the Bab al-Hawa crossing on the Turkish-Syrian border under strict…
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Myanmar’s de facto leader Wednesday and “conveyed his deep concerns” over the persecution of Rohingya Muslims, the prime…
About 400,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar since Aug. 25, the UN said on Thursday. "Up to 400,000 Rohingya have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh since…
North Korea has threatened to sink Japan and reduce the US to "ashes and darkness" for leading the latest UN Security Council sanctions imposed on…
North Korea has "categorically" rejected new sanctions aimed at curbing its nuclear weapon ambitions, according to Pyongyang's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday. The response came a…
Saudi Arabia has detained more preachers and scholars, activists said, two days after the reported arrest of more than 20 individuals, including prominent Saudi intellectuals.…
Turkey is set to buy Russian-owned missile defence systems, marking the NATO member's first major weapons purchase from Russia. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey's president, announced…
The UN Security Council will hold an urgent meeting on Myanmar's Rohingya crisis, following warnings by the organisation's human rights chief that "ethnic cleansing" is…
North Korea threatened to make the United States pay a "due price" on Monday for leading the push for fresh sanctions on Pyongyang. The UN…