France denies Libyan gov’t claims of supporting Haftar

PARIS, The French Foreign Ministry strongly denied the accusations by the Libyan government that Paris was supporting “Field Marshal…

Democrats call for Mueller to testify before Congress

WASHINGTON, US Democratic leaders called Thursday on Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify before the Congress, saying that Attorney Ge…

US Pres. reiteriates support to UAE

WASHINGTON, US President Donald Trump spoke Thursday with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheik…

Turkey, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan energy ministers mull cooperation

ISTANBUL, Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez held a meeting with his counterparts of Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan Charymyrat Purchekov an…

US stepping up effort against rivals – CIA chief

WASHINGTON, CIA Director Gina Haspel said the US leadership has taken steps over the past year to improve CIA’s ability to tackle the man…

Tunisia calls for an imediate ceascefire in Libya

TUNIS, Tunisian Foreign Minister Khamis Al-Jhinaoui called on Thursday to put an end to the fighting in Libya.

This came in telephone conversa…

North Korea test was not ballistic missile – acting defense chief

WASHINGTON, US Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan confirmed that North Korea did conduct a test last Wednesday but it was not “…

North Korea test was not ballistic missile – acting defense chief

WASHINGTON, US Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan confirmed that North Korea did conduct a test last Wednesday but it was not “…

Arab tourists in Austria on decline — Report

VIENNA, The number of Arab and Gulf tourists visiting Austria, mainly in Salzburg city, has dropped to 690,000 in the 2017-2018 season, said an …

Paris, Washington fully share common view on Libyan situation – France

PARIS, The French and American governments have “complete commonality of views” on the situation in Libya and the need to end tha…