Tag archive for ‘international news’
By khabrain On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Watch: Turkey’s first lady visits Rohingya Muslims in Bangladesh

Turkey’s first lady Emine Erdoğan and a delegation including Turkish politicians and heads of Turkish aid agencies arrived in Bangladesh Thursday to visit a refugee camp hosting Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Muslims deeply concerned by Myanmar violence, Turkey tells Suu Kyi

ANKARA: Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan told Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday that violence against Rohingya Muslims was of deep concern to the Muslim world, and will send his foreign minister to neighboring More...

By khabrain On Monday, August 28th, 2017

UN chief calls for reopening of Yemen port, airport

KUWAIT CITY: UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Sunday urged warring parties in Yemen to allow humanitarian aid into the country amid a political stalemate that has seen violence spill into Sanaa. “We are More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Argentina warns US against military move on Venezuela

BUENOS AIRES: US Vice President Mike Pence heard more complaints from Latin American allies on Tuesday about President Donald Trump’s warning of a possible US military option to deal with the crisis in Venezuela. “The More...

By khabrain On Monday, August 7th, 2017

With military discipline imposed, Trump getting more time for decisions

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump’s choice of a general as chief of staff has quickly brought more order to the White House and is giving the president more time to ponder decisions as he tries to bounce back from a rocky More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

Qatar announces 5 bn euro order for warships from Italy

DOHA: Qatar announced on Wednesday a five-billion-euro order for seven warships from Italy in the midst of a nearly two-month diplomatic crisis with neighbouring Saudi Arabia and its allies. “We have signed a More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Erdogan sees progress in Qatar crisis, says more time needed

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday said his visit to the Gulf region made a contribution to easing the crisis surrounding Ankara’s ally Qatar, but indicated that more time was needed to end More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

White House confirms Trump-Putin secret meeting in Germany

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin had an additional, previously undisclosed chat at this month s G20 summit in Hamburg, the White House acknowledged on Tuesday. After a brief greeting at the More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Tillerson looks to defuse Qatar crisis on Gulf tour

KUWAIT CITY: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived Monday in Kuwait, the key mediator between Qatar and its Arab neighbours, for talks aimed at defusing the Gulf’s worst crisis in years. Tillerson will shuttle More...

By khabrain On Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Turkey’s Erdogan says loyal to Qatar, Arab states’ demands unacceptable

PARIS: President Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday reaffirmed Turkey’s support for Qatar in its dispute with four other Arab states, saying their demands against the tiny Gulf nation were unacceptable. Saudi Arabia, More...