The United States is not ruling out the eventual possibility of direct talks with North Korea, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan said on Tuesday.
The UN General Assembly has voted to elect members of the Geneva-based Human Rights Council.
Madrid has warned Catalonia's government to give up its plans for independence or see the region's autonomy suspended.
Top Italian officials have expressed their disapproval of Washington’s hostile approach toward the Iran nuclear deal.
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini confirms she will travel to Washington early next month to convince members of the US Congress to support the Iran nuclear deal.
Teachers in Sana’a and northern parts of Yemen have started a 2-week strike at the beginning of the school year over their unpaid salaries.
The World Food Program has suspended its food assistance to Gazans due funding.
Israel has begun constructing 1,600 new settler units in the occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds.
Kirkuk residents take to streets to celebrate Iraqi army’s gains against Kurdish forces.
South Korea and the US have started their large scale naval exercises that will run for 5 days in waters on both sides of the Korean Peninsula.
Israeli settlers storm to steal olive harvest of Palestinian farmers in Nablus.
An analyst says the US is the only country which supports breaking the Iran nuclear deal and that Trump's recent speech on the agreement has isolated the country.
At least 27 people died in a massive wave of wildfires raging in central and northern Portugal on Sunday (October 15) and Monday (October 16).
Iraqi government forces moved into the premises of the state-owned North Oil Company in the northwest of Kirkuk.
A member of Virginia Senate believes that stances adopted by other signatories to Iran nuclear deal have forced the White House to retreat from Trump’s hawkish rhetoric.
Iran has turned into the second trade partner of Iraq after China.
Venezuelans have cast their ballots in the country’s regional elections to choose their favorite governors.
The South Korean capital has transformed a massive oil storage facility into a park and cultural space.
Thousands of Yemenis have taken part in a ceremony to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Zaid bin Ali, Prophet Mohammad’s great grandson.
Farmers in the besieged Gaza Strip have started harvesting their olives, a produce Palestinians heavily depend on to make a living.
#Persian_Gulf has been a trend on social media since US President Donald Trump in his Friday speech misidentified the body of water historically known as the Persian Gulf.
An analyst says the European Union's reaction would be "stiff" if the US decides to withdraw from the JCPOA.
Austrians head to the polls in a snap general election that’s being watched closely across Europe.
Commander of the Iranian Army's Ground Forces says the recent remarks by the US president against Iran’s IRGC have further united all armed forces in Iran.
The death toll from floods and landslides in Vietnam has risen to 68.
Italy's trade unions have organized several demonstrations across the country to protest high youth unemployment and uncontrolled immigration.
The seventh edition of the Tehran Contemporary Sculpture Biennial came to its end on Saturday.
Thousands more Californians evacuated their homes as fierce wildfires spread due to constantly shifting winds.
Former French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius could be called to testify before a court regarding the French government's alleged collaboration with terrorists in North of Syria.
People of Yemen marked the 54th anniversary of their country’s independence from the British colonial rule.
US President Donald Trump’s Friday speech against Iran’s nuclear deal with the P5+1 group of countries has drawn sharp reaction from Iranian officials and citizens.
The US decision to withdraw from the United Nations Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has sparked outrage among the Palestinians.
The EU as a bloc and also individual signatories to the agreement, Britain, Germany and France, have reiterated their full support for the deal despite Trump's attempts to terminate it
An analyst says Trump’s strategy on Iran nuclear deal is a sign of weakness on his part and he wants to throw the whole issue back to the Congress to shut off criticism of him.
A dazzling art installation has illuminated some of Prague’s historic buildings including Church of Saint Ludmila.
A political expert says US President Donald Trump’s claim that Iran is not complying with the 2015 nuclear deal is “very dishonest.”
A US state senator believes Trump’s refusal to certify the Iran nuclear deal will cause "a great deal of friction" between the US and European powers.
South Korea has held a special field trip for people from 30 countries, showing war's true cost.
With the Iraqi town of Hawijah liberated from Daesh terrorists, displaced people are now able to return home.
French President Emmanuel Macron continues to pursue austerity policies even though they have caused his approval rating to plunge.
A Lebanese candidate for the post of UNESCO director-general has withdrawn from the race, citing the politicization of the UN’s cultural body.
EU member states are warned to break their silence with respect to the sharing of counter-terrorism intelligence.
Saudi warplanes have carried out fresh air strikes an area near the Yemeni capital Sana'a, causing civilian casualties.
Police in Indian-controlled Kashmir are investigating reports of at least 200 cases of women’s hair being forcibly cut by unidentified assailants.
The first convoy of Turkish military forces has entered Syria’s Idlib province.
Take a look at the full coverage of US President Donald Trump’s decertification of the JCPOA.
An academic says Trump’s speech shows the way by which American leaders use all sorts of different incoherent arguments and “make claims that have nothing to do with reality.
An analyst says Trump is simply using the Iran nuclear deal as an excuse and the current range of threats and statements really represent a continuation of a very long history of US hostility towards Iran.
An analyst says Washington’s decision to pull out of UNESCO is a "ridiculous" position to take in foreign policy.
An Iranian university professor says a potential US refusal to certify the Iran nuclear deal is going to undermine American credibility in the world.
Italian lawmakers in the lower house of parliament have passed a controversial electoral bill that favors parties which group together ahead of general elections.
Iraq has issued arrest warrants against members of the Kurdistan Region’s High Electoral and Referendum Commission.
A first convoy of the military operation that Turkey is carrying out in Syria's Idlib province crossed into the area late on Thursday (October 12).
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria have staged yet another peaceful protest asking for the release of their leader Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky.
Turkish academic Nuriye Gulmen, who has been on hunger strike for over 6 months, is facing critical medical condition.
The Oxfam charity group has called for an end to punitive measures taken by the Palestinian Authority against the Gaza Strip.
The European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has described a deadlock in talks on Britain's separation from the EU as 'very disturbing'.
Sixteen people have been killed and hundreds displaced in Uganda following weeks of heavy rains in the east and west of the country.
The Yemeni Riyal has been suffering heavy losses against foreign currencies in recent weeks.
Tehran has hosted a food festival in which foreign diplomats and their spouses participated as well.
A political expert says a possible US withdrawal from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal will make Washington isolated.
A political analyst says US plans to blacklist Iran's IRGC will provide terrorist groups in Syria and Iraq with the opportunity to survive and continue their attacks.
An analyst says Pyongyang is very suspicious of US intention to resolve the North Korean nuclear standoff.
Iranians are commemorating National Day of Hafez, a 14th-century Persian poet and mystic highly revered by not only Iranians, but also famous writers all across the world.
Kenya’s opposition supporters have taken to the streets a day after their candidate Raila Odinga pulled out of the upcoming presidential elections.
Political instability has gripped Catalonia especially after Spanish Prime Minster Mariano Rajoy threatened to suspend the region's autonomy.
Delegations from the Palestinian movements Hamas and Fatah are holding reconciliation talks in Egypt.
Following the liberation of Hawijah from Daesh terrorists, the Iraqi forces are now in the process of clearing explosive devices left behind by the fleeing terrorists.
French farmers are considered to be some of the best in the world, but a new report has shed light on the intense pressure and poverty many of them face.
The British government has published a new online report, giving the full extent of racial inequality in the UK and how the country is divided along ethnic lines.
Israeli media has revealed that Tel Aviv will approve construction plans for 12,000 new settler units in 2017.
A debate in the European Parliament highlights the disastrous economic and political consequences that might emerge due to the UK's breakaway from the EU.
South Korean activists and residents of the regions hosting an advanced US missile system are challenging the legality of the deployment in court.
Iraq has taken new measures against the government of the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region announcing a probe into Erbil’s oil revenues.
A political analyst says North Korea is firm enough not to be intimidated by US threats.
Iran has dispatched its third consignment of humanitarian aid to the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.
The Syrian Army has regained control over a large area on the Syrian-Jordanian border.
A conference on nuclear safety and non-proliferation has wrapped up in Rome.
Catalonia's president has pulled back from a unilateral declaration of independence from Spain while praising the October first referendum.
French union members and workers have staged the largest anti-austerity demonstration during the era of President Emmanuel Macron.
Aid agencies in Uganda have raised concerns over failure by donor countries to meet their obligation to help hundreds of thousands of South Sudanese refugees.
Oxfam International accuses EU leaders of pursuing policies that facilitate the abuse of refugees.
Hate crimes targeting mosques in the UK have more than doubled. That's according to alarming new figures.
Delegates from a dozen countries, including Iran, have gathered in Afghanistan for a conference on counter-narcotics.
An analyst says the United Nations is guilty for the massacre of the Muslim minority in Myanmar.
A political commentator says the United States pretends to be fighting the Daesh Takfiri terrorists.
Any measure against Iran’s nuclear deal needs endorsement by Congress which seems impossible at the moment considering the gap between the president and the majority of senators, a political analyst says.
US President Donald Trump has signaled that he wants to decertify the Iran Nuclear Deal on October 15th.
Thousands have been evacuated from their homes as a wildfire spreads across Napa Valley. The blaze has already destroyed at least 1,500 buildings according to officials.
A number of Iraq’s Kurdish lawmakers have returned to the parliament floor after a month of abandoning the legislative body.
Thousands of people from Pakistan's tribal areas have come to Islamabad to pressure the government to abolish the laws governing the regions since the British colonial era.