Home / international

international

18 soldiers killed in west Afghanistan

International Desk The Latest on bombing in Afghanistan capital and other violence:An Afghan official says at least 18 soldiers have been killed after their checkpoint came under attack by Taliban insurgents in western Farah province, reports UNB.Dawlat Waziri, spokesman for ...

Read More »

Trump announces ‘heaviest ever’ sanctions on North Korea

WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump has rolled out fresh sanctions against North Korea-linked shipping assets, hailing the package as the “heaviest sanctions ever” levied on the Pyongyang regime, reports BSS. Trump used a speech to conservatives just outside Washington ...

Read More »

At least 23 killed in multiple attacks in Afghanistan

KABUL – At least 23 people were killed and more than a dozen wounded in multiple suicide bombings and attacks in Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, the latest in a series of assaults in the war- torn country, reports BSS. ...

Read More »

UNICEF for helping Rohingya children facing cyclone season, violence

NEW YORK – Urgent efforts are needed to help more than 720,000 Rohingya children who are threatened either by the approaching cyclone season in Bangladesh or by ongoing violence and denial of their basic rights in Myanmar, a UNICEF press ...

Read More »

New strikes hit Syria enclave after UN delays truce vote

Smoke billows following a regime air strike on the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, late on February 23, 2018.Syrian regime air strikes and artillery fire hit the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta for a ...

Read More »

Trump Jr.’s foreign policy speech in India boosts concerns

NEW DELHI : Donald Trump Jr., the eldest son of the U.S. president, will be pushing another ethics boundary on his whirlwind trip to India where he has been promoting Trump-brand real estate.On Friday evening he is to make a ...

Read More »

UN Security Council to vote Friday on Syria ceasefire

UNITED NATIONS, United States – The UN Security Council will vote Friday at 1600 GMT on a draft resolution demanding a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow for deliveries of humanitarian aid and medical evacuations, diplomats said, reports BSS. A ...

Read More »

Abbas downplays health concerns after US hospital visit

RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories – Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas appeared on local television Friday to downplay concerns over his health after undergoing what were described as routine tests in the United States, reports BSS. In an interview with Palestine TV while ...

Read More »

Maldives warns India against interfering as ties fray

MALE, Maldives – The Maldives has warned India against interfering in its political crisis, deepening a rift with the country once seen as its closest ally, reports BSS. New Delhi has expressed concern about the situation in the honeymoon islands, ...

Read More »

UN Security Council set to vote on Syria ceasefire

UNITED NATIONS, United States – The UN Security Council is expected to vote, probably on Thursday, on a draft resolution demanding a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow deliveries of humanitarian aid and medical evacuations, diplomats said, reports BSS. Sweden ...

Read More »

Responsive WordPress Theme Freetheme wordpress magazine responsive freetheme wordpress news responsive freeWORDPRESS PLUGIN PREMIUM FREEDownload theme free