Daily Archives: May 5, 2018

Turkey’s opposition party nominates candidate for presidency

ISTANBUL, Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) has nominated lawmaker Muharrem Ince for the forthcoming presidential elections due on June 24.Ince has been in Turkish parliament since 2002, representing his hometown of Yalova in the...

Reimposing sanctions on Iran eliminates nuclear deal maintaining – official

TEHRAN, Reimposing economic sanctions on Iran will remove "all justifications" for the survival and continuation of the nuclear deal, Chairman of Iranian Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi said on Saturday.If the...

France rejects Trump’s remarks over ’15 attacks

PARIS, France Saturday rejected US President Donald Trump's remarks over the 2015 deadly attacks in Paris, calling on the American leader to "respect the victims." Scores of French citizens were victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris in 2015, and

Pompeo discusses global, regional issues with Chinese Politburo Mmeber

WASHINGTON, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke by phone Saturday with Member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), and Director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the

U.S., Japan confirm close coordination on North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs John Bolton met on Friday with Japan?'s National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister Shotaro Yachi.Dduring the meeting, they "confirmed close, ongoing coordination on North Ko...

Egypt’s court upholds verdicts against 45 defendants for violent clashes

CAIRO, Egypt's Court of Cassation on Saturday upheld verdicts against 45 defendants who took part in violent clashes occurred in Port Said city in January 2013 and attempted to storm the city's public prison.The court rejected all appeals submitted by