Category: International

Afghan govt for early development of Chabahar port

Afghanistan’s foreign minister asked India on Monday to expedite development of a strategic port in Iran to bolster a trade route for land-locked Central Asian...

New Hamas leader Haniyeh in Egypt to hold meeting on Gaza blockade

The new chief of Palestinian group Hamas Ismail Haniyeh arrived in Cairo Saturday to hold talks with senior Egyptian officials on his first such visit as leader, a...

Qatari emir, Saudi crown prince discuss starting dialogue to resolve crisis

Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani called Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman to initiate talks to resolve a three-month-old diplomatic crisis, Saudi state media...

Turkey, Malaysia discuss Myanmar violence

Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu discussed the worsening situation of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar with his Malaysian counterpart Anifah Aman in a Monday phone call....

Turkish pilgrims exemplary during Hajj season, Saudi culture minister says

SERDAR KARAGÖZ@serdarkaragoz Minister of Culture and Information of Saudi Arabia, Awwad bin Saleh Al-Awwad (L) and Daily Sabah editor-in-chief Serdar Karagöz Turkish...

Only way to resolve crisis is through diplomacy, Putin tells Moon

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in spoke by phone on Monday and resolutely condemned North Korea over its latest nuclear test,...

Suu Kyi, Myanmar face chorus of anger over Rohingya crisis

NEW YORK: Malala Yousafzai led a growing chorus of criticism on Monday aimed at Myanmar and her fellow Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi over the plight of the Rohingya...

BRICS name militant groups as regional security concern

XIAMEN: The leaders of the five emerging market BRICS powers have for the first time named militant groups allegedly based in Pakistan as a regional security concern and...

Assistant Foreign Minister Li Huilai Attends Opening Ceremony of SCO National Coordinators’ Meeting

On August 22, 2017, Assistant Foreign Minister Li Huilai attended the opening ceremony of the meeting of national coordinators of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization...

US confirms North Korea missile launch

Washington: The Pentagon confirmed that North Korea has launched a missile over Japan, in a major escalation by Pyongyang amid tensions over its weapons ambitions. The...