Conflicts / War / Peace

U.S. sees strong shared interests with EU on Iran concerns

U.S. sees strong shared interests with EU on Iran concerns

Published 21/05/2018

WASHINGTON/BERLIN (Reuters) - The United States on Sunday said it hopes to use strong shared interests that have emerged with its European Union partners in [more…]

Iran says Europe’s support for nuclear deal not enough

Iran says Europe’s support for nuclear deal not enough

Published 21/05/2018

TEHRAN (Reuters) - The European Union is not doing enough to preserve the benefits for Iran from the 2015 international nuclear pact following the withdrawal [more…]

Paraguay opens its Israel embassy in Jerusalem, second country to…

Paraguay opens its Israel embassy in Jerusalem, second country to…

Published 21/05/2018

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Paraguay opened its Israel embassy in Jerusalem on Monday, the second country to follow the United States in making the politically sensitive [more…]

Syrian army resumes offensive in south Damascus: state TV

Syrian army resumes offensive in south Damascus: state TV

Published 21/05/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army resumed its offensive against Islamic State militants in south Damascus on Monday after a short ceasefire to allow women, [more…]

Congo to begin Ebola vaccinations on Monday

Congo to begin Ebola vaccinations on Monday

Published 20/05/2018

MBANDAKA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Health workers in Democratic Republic of Congo will begin a vaccination campaign on Monday aimed at containing an [more…]

Trump Jr. met Gulf princes’ emissary in 2016 who offered campaign help

Trump Jr. met Gulf princes’ emissary in 2016 who offered campaign help

Published 20/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump Jr., the U.S. president’s eldest son, met in August 2016 with an envoy representing the crown princes of United Arab [more…]

Congo’s Ebola not an international emergency, can be controlled -WHO

Congo’s Ebola not an international emergency, can be controlled -WHO

Published 18/05/2018

GENEVA/KINSHASA (Reuters) - The Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo can be brought under control and is not an international public health emergency, experts [more…]

Congo northwest city Mbandaka confirms three new Ebola cases

Congo northwest city Mbandaka confirms three new Ebola cases

Published 18/05/2018

KINSHASA (Reuters) - Three new cases of Ebola were confirmed in northwest Congo’s regional capital of Mbandaka on Friday, in a part of the city [more…]

Rocket warning sirens sound in southern Israel near Gaza border

Rocket warning sirens sound in southern Israel near Gaza border

Published 15/05/2018

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Rocket warning sirens sounded in southern Israel near the Gaza border on Tuesday, the Israeli military said but it was not immediately [more…]

Taliban fighters close in on provincial city in western Afghanistan

Taliban fighters close in on provincial city in western Afghanistan

Published 15/05/2018

HERAT, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Taliban fighters threatened the provincial capital of Farah in western Afghanistan on Tuesday, with fighting underway on the outskirts of the [more…]