Palestinians may seek U.N. Assembly support if U.S. vetoes Jerusalem resolution: envoy

Mon, Dec. 18, 2017

The Palestinian leadership may turn to the U.N. General Assembly if Washington vetoes a draft U.N. Security Council resolution to reaffirm Jerusalem’s status.

Israel pressures UNSC to stop draft resolution on Jerusalem

Mon, Dec. 18, 2017

Israel intensifies pressure on UNSC members to stop adoption draft resolution affirming any change to Jerusalem’s status.

We seek more tech investment with Egypt: Armenia ambass

Mon, Dec. 18, 2017

The chairman of the Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee held a meeting on Sunday with the Armenian ambassador to Egypt.

UN Security Council to vote on draft resolution on Jerusalem on Monday

Mon, Dec. 18, 2017

U.N. Security Council to vote on Monday on a draft resolution calling on the U.S. administration to reverse its decision of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria assert adherence to dialog to solve Libya crisis

Mon, Dec. 18, 2017

Egyptian FM spokesman Ahmed Abou Zaid posted on his Twitter account the final statement of the tripartite meeting, which took place in Tunisia Saturday and Sunday.

Pro- and anti-independence candidates vie for Catalonia's leadership

Mon, Dec. 18, 2017

Catalonians vote in new regional elections December 21 in a ballot that is likely to reflect the prevailing mood on independence.

The far-right in Europe

Mon, Dec. 18, 2017

Austria's far-right Freedom Party has returned to power in a coalition government, capping a year of successes for Europe's nationalist movements.

UN's Zeid toughens warning of "genocide" in Myanmar

Mon, Dec. 18, 2017

The top U.N. human rights official has said he would not be surprised if a court one day ruled that acts of genocide had been committed against the Rohingya Muslim