31 Jul 2015
Cairo: The United States will deliver eight F-16 fighter jets to Egypt as a part of its ongoing military support to Egypt. This was announced by US embassy in Cairo yesterday, a news agency reported.
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.
16 Feb 2015
CAIRO: Egypt air force bombed Islamic State targets inside Libya on Monday, a day after the group released a video appearing to show the beheading of 21 Egyptians there.
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.
10 Jan 2015
Dhaka: Ruling Awami League has termed as a lie a claim by Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) that BJP President Amit Shah had telephoned the besieged opposition leader Khaleda Zia to enquire about her health.
07 Feb 2015
Munich: The United Arab Emirates is likely to resume air missions as part of the US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group in the coming days, a senior US official said after top American diplomat John Kerry met with Gulf ministers.
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.
10 Jan 2015
Washington: The US President Barack Obama has rallied to the support of France after the bloody end to hostage sieges in Paris, vowing to offer all assistance to combat the threat of militant Islamists.