Category Archives: Politics

Two Turkish soldiers killed in militant attack N. Iraq

ISTANBUL, Turkish forces deployed in Northern Iraq came under attack fire of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants on Monday.

Two Turkish s…

Turkish army says ready to carry out task in Aegean sea

ISTANBUL, The Turkish army is ready to implement any operations in Aegean Sea without any hesitation, cautioning against miscalculations re…

PLO welcomes HRC resolution on situation in Palestinian territories

(With HUM-UN-MIDEAST-INVESTIGATION) RAMALLAH, The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) welcomed the decision made by the UN Human Rig…

Turkey imposes taxes on US goods

ANKARA, Turkey has decided to impose taxes on a number of US goods in response to steel and aluminum import tariffs imposed by US President Donal…

Trump’s CIA nominee wins support of Senate Intelligence Committee

WASHINGTON, Trump’s nominee to lead the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Gina Haspel won the support of the Senate Intelligence Com…

EU leaders prepare to discuss Iran nuclear deal, Gaza dev’t

BRUSSELS, EU leaders are currently preparing to discuss the Iran nuclear deal and recent developments in the Gaza Strip during their informal …

Palestine call for urgent Arab League meeting on US embassy issue

CAIRO, Palestine Sunday requested an extraordinary meeting of permanent representatives to Arab League on Wednesday to discuss transfer of …

Briefing of KUNA main news for Saturday until 12:00 GMT

KUWAIT, Kuwaiti citizens start heading to ballot stations early on Saturday to elect ten members of the Municipal Board for its 12th legislati…

AFRICOM verifies alleged civilian casualties in Somalia raid

WASHINGTON, US forces, in an “advise-and-assist capacity,” partnered in a Somali-led operation to disrupt and degrade Al-Sha…

Kuwait takes part in Izmir military drills

ANKARA, Army chiefs from different countries, including Kuwait, attended military drills “EFES 2018” in Izmir, Turkey on Thur…