Lebanese Prime Minister and Leader of the Future Movement Party Saad Hariri attends the Ministerial meeting
March 17, 2018 - 09:58 GMT
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres urged all Lebanese parties to stop meddling in the Syrian conflict, in a report naming the Lebanon-based, Iran-backed Hezbollah.
A general view shows smoke billowing in Hazeh, in the rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta on the outskirts of Damascus on Mar. 15, 2018 during reported shelling by Syrian government forces. Seven years of conflict in Syria have left more than 350,000 people dead, according to an updated overall death toll released today by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
March 17, 2018 - 09:30 GMT
Russia has dismissed the reports that it carried out airstrikes on eastern Ghouta that killed several civilians, calling them "fake news."
Syrian children sit while awaiting to be evacuated from the Eastern Ghouta enclave through the regime-controlled corridor opened by government forces in Hawsh al-Ashaari, east of the Eastern Ghouta enclave town of Hamouria on the outskirts of the capital Damascus on Mar.15, 2018. Thousands escaped Syria's rebel-held Eastern Ghouta into government-held territory AFP correspondents on both sides said, the largest numbers since the regime assault on the enclave began. (LOUAI BESHARA / AFP)
March 17, 2018 - 08:00 GMT
At least 40 civilians were killed Friday and hundreds more injured when Syrian regime and Russian warplanes struck a crowded market in Eastern Ghouta, an opposition-held Damascus suburb.
An RQ-11 Raven Small Unmanned Aircraft System is seen during the joint Israeli-US military
March 16, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
Several U.S. troops on a military helicopter that crashed in Iraq Thursday are believed to have been killed.
Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico looks on during a press conference in Bratislava on Mar. 14, 2018. Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico announced Wednesday, Mar. 14, 2018, his resignation, demanded by the opposition, following the assassination in February of the investigative journalist Jan Kuciak.
March 16, 2018 - 10:54 GMT
Slovak Prime Minister Robert Rico resigned Thursday after widespread outrage in reaction to the murder of a journalist who reported on potential links between organized crime and government officials.
French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to the press during a visit at the primary school of Rilly-sur-Vienne, in Rilly-sur-Vienne, central France, as part of a trip to Indre-et-Loire on the theme of Education and professional training, on Mar.15, 2018. 
March 16, 2018 - 10:08 GMT
France has the necessary resources to carry a military intervention in Syria independently or with its U.S. allies, the country's top military official said Friday.
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May (3R) talks with Wiltshire Police's Chief Constable Kier Pritchard (4L) as she is shown the police tent covering the bench in Salisbury, southern England, on Mar. 15, 2018, where former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were discovered on March 4, following an apparent nerve agent attack. Britain expelled 23 Russian diplomats over the nerve agent poisoning of a former spy, and suspended high-level contacts, including for the World Cup, as the U.S. joined it in blasting Moscow at the UN on Mar. 14. British Prime Minister Theresa May told Britain's parliament that Russia had failed to respond to her demand for an explanation on how a Soviet-designed chemical, Novichok, was used in the English city of Salisbury on Mar. 4.
March 16, 2018 - 09:22 GMT
The U.S. called on the U.N. Wednesday to hold Russia accountable for the chemical poisonings of two individuals, including a former Russian spy, on British soil.
General view of the United Nations Human Rights Council during the presentation of report by the Commission of Inquiry on Syria, on Mar.13, 2018 in Geneva. Syria enters its eighth year of war on Mar.15, 2018 free of the jihadist
March 16, 2018 - 09:06 GMT
The Syrian regime and its associated militias have perpetrated sexual violence including rape against people from the opposition that constitute war crimes, U.N. investigators said on Thursday.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that collaboration amid Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Iran could fix the regional problems . (AFP/ File Photo)
March 16, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
The Turkish foreign minister Thursday stressed that cooperation between Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Iran would contribute to stability and peace in the region.
A Palestinian girl stands outside an Israeli jail. (AFP/File Photo)
March 16, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
Israeli forces detained over 1,000 Palestinians, including 274 children, during the months of January and February, according to Palestinian prisoners rights group Addameer.
US police arrest Noor Salman, the widow of Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, after allegations of being linked to the accident. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 15, 2018 - 22:00 GMT
A total of nine people including survivors took the stand on the first day of the trial to determine whether Salman knew of or helped her husband plan the June 11, 2016, shooting in Orlando, Fla., which left 49 people dead.
Israeli forces take position during clashes with Palestinian protesters in the West Bank village of Betunia near Ramallah on December 7, 2017. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 15, 2018 - 18:00 GMT
the Israeli regime demolished some 1,706 homes between 2000 and 2017, displacing 9,422 Palestinians, including 5,443 children.
Far-right demonstration in London, UK ,01 Apr 2017 Britain First supporter. EDL and Britain First both hold demonstrations in London, opposed by anti-fascist groups including Unite Against Fascism .
March 15, 2018 - 16:58 GMT
The “alt-right” is getting smarter, and Britain needs to find far cleverer ways to fight it than with the blunt use of counter-terrorism laws.
US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, speaks at the Security Council urging for rapid actions against Moscow after spy attack incident in UK. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 15, 2018 - 14:41 GMT
US Ambassador to the United Nations has accused Russia of carrying out the recent nerve agent attack against a former spy in the UK, calling for action against Moscow to ensure it never uses “chemical weapons” again.
US President Donald Trump speaks about the Iran deal from the Diplomatic Reception room of the White House. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 15, 2018 - 14:35 GMT
America’s alliance with the European Union and the NATO military alliance will be threatened if the Trump administration revokes the Iran deal, said E. Michael Jones, the current editor of Culture Wars, an online news magazine.
A man holds up a young boy as a boat carrying migrants and refugees arrives at the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Aegean sea from Turkey on October 21, 2015 (AFP/ File Photo)
March 15, 2018 - 14:32 GMT
The migrants, including one child and 24 women, were discovered at sea on Wednesday roughly 25 kilometers north of Abu-Kammash, the navy said in a statement.