Strong earthquake rocks western Iran

[FILES] At least 210 people were injured in Sarpol-e Zahab and the neighbouring city of Gilan-e Gharb, Kermanshah governor Houshang Bazvand told state television. Photo/ ENMEHWEMS A strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit Iran’s western province of […]

Christian ex-warlords reconcile in Lebanon

[FILE PHOTO] Suleiman Tony Frangieh is the current leader of the Marada Movement and a Member of Parliament for the Maronite seat of Zgharta-Zawyie, in North Lebanon. Two rival Christian leaders in Lebanon, Sleiman Frangieh […]

Afghan leader: Taliban peace deal ‘when, not if’

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani speaks during a joint press conference with Secretary General of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Jens Stoltenberg (unseen) at the Presidential Palace in Kabul on November 6, 2018. – NATO chief […]

Saudi: No consensus yet among oil producers to cut output

[FILE PHOTO] Oil Saudi Arabia said oil-producing countries have not yet reached an agreement on cutting output, as major producers met in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. “There is no consensus yet among oil producers about […]

Bangladesh opposition says will contest election

Bangladesh's main opposition leader and Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia (C) looks on as she is escorted back to prison from a hospital visit in Dhaka on November 8, 2018. – Bangladeshi authorities were […]