US used YPG as mercenaries in Syrian conflict, KRG official says

The U.S. used the PKK-affiliated People's Protection Units (YPG) as mercenaries during the Syrian conflict, according to Sefin Dizayi, head of the Kurdistan Regional...

Turkey’s largest domestically-built warship to be delivered to Navy in 2020

Turkey's largest indigenously-built warship will be delivered to the Turkish Naval Forces at the end of 2020, the head of the top defense body...

Israeli Attorney General indicts PM Netanyahu on breach of trust, bribery, fraud

Israel's attorney general indicted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges on Thursday, raising more uncertainty over who will ultimately lead a country mired...

US, South Korea fail to agree on sharing defense costs

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Recent protests indicate Iran’s sectarianism has backfired

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Turkey important mediator between Azerbaijan, Armenia in Upper Karabakh

Turkey, as a permanent member of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Minsk Group, has a very important role to play...

Sick Nawaz Sharif left for treatment in London by Qatari Air Ambulance

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Over 10 million Afghans suffer acute food insecurity: UN

UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) -- Some 10.23 million people in Afghanistan suffer "severe acute food insecurity" and around one third of the Afghan...

Saudi Arabia sentences 18 in jail for corruption

Saudi Public Prosecution announced on Tuesday that 18 individuals have been sentenced to a total of 55 years in jail in corruption cases, the...

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UN soundly rejects US resolution to extend Iran arms embargo

The U.N. Security Council on Friday resoundingly defeated a U.S. resolution to indefinitely extend the U.N. arms embargo on Iran, with the Trump administration...

Britons rush home from France to beat new quarantine rules

LONDON/CALAIS, France (Reuters) - British travellers rushed home from summer holidays in France on Friday, booking planes, trains, boats and even private jets to...

UN rejects US resolution to extend Iran arms embargo

The UN Security Council late Friday turned down a resolution introduced by the US to indefinitely extend an arms embargo on Iran. US Secretary of...