05 Feb 2012
India's vote in favour of an Arab League-backed resolution on Syria in the UN Security Council was in accordance with its support for a peaceful resolution of the crisis in that country through a Syrian-led inclusive political process.
05 Dec 2011
Syria has "responded positively" to an Arab League proposal designed to end months of deadly unrest, paving the way for its signature, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Jihad Makdesi said on Monday.
10 Jan 2016
Mexico City: Mexican authorities announced that drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will face hearings to be extradited to the United States, as his lawyer vowed a tough legal battle.
07 Sep 2011
A planned visit to Damascus by Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi in which he had been due to press the bloc's calls for reform has been postponed, diplomatic sources said.
17 Feb 2012
India was among 137 members of the U.N. General Assembly that voted on Friday to approve a resolution, which “strongly” condemns all violence and human rights violations in Syria and supports Arab League efforts to resolve the nearly year long crisis in the country.
13 Nov 2011
Tens of thousands of Syrian government supporters poured into the streets on Sunday to protest an Arab League vote to suspend the country's membership, as Turkey sent planes to evacuate diplomatic staff and their families after a night of attacks on embassies.
02 Dec 2015
Baghdad: Iraqi Prime Minister says his country's forces are capable of defeating the militant group without the help of foreign combat forces.
02 Dec 2015
Los Angeles: A California man has pleaded guilty to seeking to provide support to the Islamic State group in Syria, where he allegedly hoped to train fighters for the jihadist network.
08 Sep 2013
Paris: US Secretary of State John Kerry continues to pursue a diplomatic offensive in Europe on Sunday to win backing for military strikes in Syria, after Washington and Paris said support for action was growing.
05 Sep 2013
Saint-Petersburg: UN-Arab League envoy on Syria Lakhdar Brahimi will attend the G20 summit in Russia to help Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's efforts to hasten a peace conference aimed at ending the conflict, the UN said on Thursday.