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Formation of the Federalist Assembly of Afghanistan             Israel launches missile attack on outskirts of Damascus, killing Syrian civilians             ’UK national scandal’: 20,000 mental health patients ’raped, sexually assaulted’ in NHS care             Three US troops killed, dozens injured in drone attack in Syria             Trump says NATO will not come to rescue if US attacked             Ukraine beset by $40m fraud in arms procurement amid war with Russia            US approves sale of F-16 jets to Turkey after Ankara ratifies Sweden’s NATO membership             UNSC to meet to discuss ICJ ruling on Israeli genocide in Gaza             Taliban: Afghanistan Does Not Have Formal Border With Pakistan             Gaza’s major health facility collapses amid Israeli attacks: MSF             Americans to redeploy nuclear weapons in UK amid fears of WW3             Biden makes history: 1st sitting US president sued for complicity in genocide             Trump walks out of courtroom during closing arguments of Carroll’s attorney            US: 3 dead in shooting at Texas apartment complex            US-UK aggression against Yemen risks expansion of war: Iran            


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Federalism in Afghanistan: Opportunities and Challenges

Formation of the Federalist Assembly of Afghanistan

Israel launches missile attack on outskirts of Damascus, killing Syrian civilians

’UK national scandal’: 20,000 mental health patients ’raped, sexually assaulted’ in NHS care

Three US troops killed, dozens injured in drone attack in Syria

Trump says NATO will not come to rescue if US attacked

Ukraine beset by $40m fraud in arms procurement amid war with Russia

US approves sale of F-16 jets to Turkey after Ankara ratifies Sweden’s NATO membership

UNSC to meet to discuss ICJ ruling on Israeli genocide in Gaza

Taliban: Afghanistan Does Not Have Formal Border With Pakistan

Gaza’s major health facility collapses amid Israeli attacks: MSF

Americans to redeploy nuclear weapons in UK amid fears of WW3

Biden makes history: 1st sitting US president sued for complicity in genocide

Trump walks out of courtroom during closing arguments of Carroll’s attorney

US: 3 dead in shooting at Texas apartment complex

US-UK aggression against Yemen risks expansion of war: Iran

Yemen directly hits US warship with ballistic missile

Hamas has self-reliantly opposed the three giant intelligence agencies of the world!

President Raeisi calls for UN reform, says body unable to end Gaza genocide

Pedram: The Abduction of Hazara and Tajik Women Recalls the Crimes of Abdur Rahman

Special envoys from G7 countries discuss Afghanistan in London meeting

Turkish lawmakers open debate over Sweden’s NATO membership

UN agency says over half a million Palestinians face ‘catastrophic hunger’ in Gaza

Palestinian Islamic Jihad: Al-Maghazi operation proved defeat of Israeli regime in Gaza war

European support for Israel damaging energy security on the continent, report says

Pakistan Army Kills Seven ‘Terrorists’ Near Afghan Border

Israel kills at least 190 people in Khan Younis in 24 hours

UNAMA report: 49 Hazara community members killed in Afghanistan in three months

India’s Modi inaugurates Hindu temple on site of razed mosque ahead of elections

US 2024 election: DeSantis drops out of Republican presidential race, backs Trump

Survivors of Russian charter flight crash transferred to Kabul

Iran’s anti-terror strikes ‘clear message’ to certain recipients: Foreign Ministry

Ethnic mass killings in one Sudan city last year left up to 15,000 dead: UN report

Iran says reserves right to avenge Israel’s assassination of IRGC advisors

Rocket barrage targets Ain al-Asad base housing US forces in western Iraq

Lebanese media: Israeli drone kills 2 Hamas members in southern Lebanon

Five IRGC advisors assassinated in Israeli aggression on Syria

Pakistan recalls ambassador from Tehran

Iraqi PM stresses to NATO chief ending of foreign troops

UN chief reiterates call for immediate ceasefire in Gaza

Tehran launched a strike on the Pakistan-based group Jaish al-Adl

EU announces sanctions on Hamas’ Gaza chief Yahya Sinwar

In letter to UN, Iran defends anti-terror operations against Takfiri, Israel-linked targets

Pro-Israel lobby ousted ABC journalist, prompting staff to call for industrial action

US promises Ukraine enduring support despite row in Congress

German farmers rally in Berlin to protest against agricultural subsidy cuts

UNICEF: Afghan earthquakes leave 100,000 children in urgent need of aid this winter

Generations of Pakistan and Afghanistan who fell victim to suicide attacks

IRGC anti-terror strikes in line with defending Iran’s sovereignty, citizens: Foreign Ministry

Trump scores record-setting win in Iowa caucuses despite criminal charges

Yemen strikes another nail in Biden’s coffin for Muslim voters: US media

Thousands rage in Toronto against Israeli genocide as Gaza war marks 100 days

Thousands rally in front of White House to demand ceasefire in Gaza

Nasrallah: Israel has achieved no goals in Gaza after 100 days

Marking 100 days of death and destruction, UN says Israel war on Gaza ’staining humanity’

De Bruyne goal, assist guides Man City to 3-2 Newcastle win

Time has come for EU to unite, push for end to Israeli hostilities in Gaza: Borrell

Australia beats India 2-0 in the Asian Cup

Taiwan ruling party’s Lai Ching-te wins presidential election

New French foreign minister in Ukraine capital for first trip abroad

Pentagon denies links to Taylor Swift

Iran: Instead of attacking Yemen, US should stop backing Israeli war on Gaza

Hosts Qatar thrill fans with winning start at the AFC Asian Cup 2023

US, UK trying to turn Red Sea into ’sea of blood’, says Erdogan

Israel cites ’already debunked lies’ as ICJ Gaza genocide hearing ends

Israel assassinates Hezbollah commander in southern Lebanon

Bangladesh’s Hasina celebrates ’absolute victory’ after polls without opposition

UK accused of double standards for not backing genocide case against Israel at ICJ

Israeli forces kill 3 Palestinians, including 4-year-old girl, at al-Quds checkpoint

Two more journalists killed as Israeli strike blows up their vehicle in Gaza

UNAMA urges increased protection for Afghanistan’s Hazara community after Kabul attack

Increased Taliban arrests lead to Kabul families restricting women’s movement

Leader of Pakistan’s outlawed anti-Shia group shot dead

Explosion reported in Kabul , casualties still unknown

Families of settlers killed by Israeli fire on October 7 demand probe

UN expert demands ‘immediate’ release of women detained by Taliban for ‘bad hijab’

Gaza has become ’a place of death and despair’: UN

Israel conceals ‘heavy losses’ as Hezbollah operations ‘very exhausting’: Nasrallah

Biden can’t write blank check for Israel to kill in Gaza: Sen. Warren

Trump’s businesses received ‘$7.8mn’ from foreign states during his term

Taliban arrests dozens of women in Kabul for ‘improper hijab,’ says women’s group

Resolution Shows UNSC Support for Reintegration of Afghanistan: Miller

US school shooting leaves behind ’multiple gunshot victims’

UN Security Council condemns terrorist attack in Iran

Nine Hezbollah members killed in Israeli strikes across southern Lebanon

Criminals behind Kerman attacks must await fitting punishment, harsh response: Ayatollah Khamenei

UN agency chief warns of ‘unbearable suffering’ in Gaza

Hezbollah chief says Hamas leader’s assassination will not go unpunished

Condemnations pour in following terrorist attack at Gen. Soleimani’s burial site

Israel’s assassination of top Hamas official an act of frustration: Iran

Egypt rejects Israeli proposal to join US-led coalition in Red Sea

Deputy head of Hamas politburo assassinated in Israeli strike

In case of potential war, North Korea needs to ‘annihilate’ enemy: Kim

US Navy commander admits failure of Red Sea coalition as Yemen’s strikes continue

Massive waves on California coast cause flooding, force evacuations

North Korea no longer seeking reunification with South: Kim

Pakistan election body rejects Imran Khan’s nomination for 2024 vote

Russia says 14 people killed in Ukrainian attack on Belgorod

US military may get into direct conflict with Russia: Biden

100 Palestinians killed in central Gaza as Israel intensifies ground offensive

Diseases threaten survival of Palestinians amid Israel’s siege of Gaza: UN

Gaza Field Executions New Page in Israel Crimes Book

32 suspected terrorists arrested in Turkey

At least 7 injured in missile attack on Ukrainian capital

UN frustrated as Israel hinders life-saving aid to Gaza

South Africa files ICJ lawsuit against Israel over ‘genocidal acts’

Kazakhstan Removes Taliban From Banned Group List

Trump to challenge court rulings removing him from 2024 ballot in 2 states

Israel intensifies Gaza strikes as Hamas in Cairo for ceasefire talks

Pakistan’s Election Commission approves Nawaz Sharif’s 2024 nomination

Retired Israeli general: I respect resilience of Hamas

Pakistan FM: Islamabad Wants Peaceful, Stable Afghanistan

Beijing censures Taipei’s hyping up of Chinese ‘military threat’

US, Israel facing ‘two-sided’ defeat in war on Gaza Strip: Iran security chief

‘Human chessboard’: UN says displaced Gazans have ‘nowhere to go’ as war intensifies

Al-Qassam Brigades ’smashing’ Israeli occupation army, will not surrender: Hamas leader

IRGC’s veteran military advisor in Syria martyred in Israeli strike

Palestinians abducted in Gaza say were severely tortured by Israeli forces

WHO chief decries ’decimation’ of Gaza health system

Pakistan Claims 92 Afghans Involved in Attacks in Last 2 Years

Israeli military bans reporting on 8 subjects amid war on Gaza: Leaked docs

Nothing justifies more than 20,000 dead: Pro-Palestine protesters say in Lyon

Iran summons Russian envoy in protest over meddlesome statement

UNSC resolution on Gaza ‘falls well short, ceasefire needed’: UNRWA

Raeisi: US, Israel must stand trial for crimes against humanity in Gaza

RSF files another ICC complaint on Israel’s ’deliberate’ killing of Palestinian journalists in Gaza

UN chief blasts Israeli war for stonewalling aid deliveries to Gaza

Elite Israeli forces give up ’death trap’ Gaza quarter after heavy losses: Report

Russia warns US of breakdown in diplomatic relations

UN Security Council passes resolution demanding more Gaza aid deliveries

Israel repeating ‘long history of mass forced displacement’ of Palestinians: UN

Israel’s war deadliest in modern history for journalists: CPJ

Spain follows US interests of arming Israeli genocide in Gaza: Ex-minister

France’s Macron under fire over remarks on controversial film actor Depardieu

Fox News: Biden owes ‘Muslim voters’

Over a dozen killed in Prague university shooting

Bahrain jails dissident for protesting role in US anti-Yemen coalition

US, Venezuela swap prisoners, including notorious ‘Fat Leonard’

Threat to assassinate Hamas leaders exposes Israel’s frustration: Hamas official

India’s criminal laws overhaul prompts warning by activists

Let’s celebrate living one more minute together

New Argentine president’s first economic shake-up plan sparks protests

China urges Philippines to take ‘rational’ action over maritime dispute

Bent on genocide: Netanyahu rules out ceasefire in Gaza

Haniyeh says resistance stands ’strong, resolute’ as Israel says ready for ceasefire

Colorado Supreme Court disqualifies Trump from holding office

Red Cross chief says humanitarian situation in Israeli-bobmarded Gaza ‘untenable’

At least 118 dead in northwest China earthquake

US needs to lift sanctions on Iran’s oil for JCPOA to resume: UN chief

Biden gets low marks on his support for Israel’s war on Gaza: Poll

Disease could kill more children in Gaza than Israeli bombings: UN official

Iran FM urges Pakistan to ensure border security after terrorist attack

North Korea test-fires ballistic missile capable of reaching US: Seoul

Lest we forget: Christmas, Gaza genocide and the Israeli occupation

More than 100 killed in Israeli strikes on Gaza’s largest refugee camp

Gaza deadliest place for journalists, their families, in world: UN

Pope blasts Israel for killing civilians at Gaza church

What’s behind Netanyahu Declaring War on Palestinian Authority?

The Zionist ‘right to defend itself’ is a license to oppress, kill Palestinians

IRGC chief: The more Israelis destroy Palestine, the more nails they drive into their coffin

UN Secretary General: rights of women and girls have been limited in Afghanistan

Israeli sniper kills in ’cold blood’ mother, daughter in Gaza church

Israeli prisoners killed by regime forces in Gaza were holding white flag: Official

Hundreds protest in Barcelona in solidarity with Palestinians

Thousands of pro-Palestine demonstrators march for Gaza ceasefire in Lyon

UK pro-peace demonstrators hold nation-wide rallies in support for Palestine

Kuwait’s ruling Emir, Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, dies at age 86

Fukushima disaster in focus again as 1,200 tons of fish wash up on Japanese beach

Israeli troops go on looting, vandalism spree amid genocide in Gaza

Fighting in Sudan’s safe haven triggers fresh exodus, opens new front in war

US homelessness hits record high amid cost of living crisis

Hamas denounces back-to-back Israeli attacks on UN refugee center, press crews

Southeastern Iran terrorist assault claims 11 police lives

Shipping giants suspend journeys through Red Sea as Saudis voice concern

US promises to support Israel in prolonged Gaza war

Gaza’s brave battle against Israel nearing a bright end: Hamas leader

British MPs vote in favor of contentious Rwanda migrant deportation bill

Puma ends sponsorship deal with Israeli football team amid Gaza genocide

Infectious diseases spread across Gaza: WHO

Russia says fresh US aid to Kiev will be ’fiasco’

Israel used US-made white phosphorus bombs in Lebanon: Report

‘Shameful’: Democratic Rep. Cortez censures US veto of Gaza resolution

US police arrests activists calling for Gaza ceasefire in Senate building

Israel bombs UN school sheltering displaced Palestinians in Gaza

UN Security Council ‘paralyzed’ by divisions over Gaza: Guterres

With Netanyahu Struggling in Gaza Quagmire, Gaps Deepen inside His Cabinet

Health ministry: Israeli strikes killed 210 Gazans, injured 2,300 in 24 hours

Israel killed at least 47 Palestinian athletes since onset of war: Report

UN chief: Humanitarian situation in Gaza ‘catastrophic’, urgent ceasefire needed

Palestinians slam US veto of UN resolution for Gaza ceasefire as ’disastrous’

US blocks UN Security Council demand for ceasefire in Israel’s genocidal war

How the Zionist entity sought to make colonial myth of ’terra nullius’ a reality

Factbox: Israeli genocidal war on Gaza – What has happened so far?

Israeli attacks on Gaza kill 700 Palestinians in 24 hours

Iran FM: US’ supportive policies encourage Zionist regime to continue massacre of civilians in Gaza

Everything in Gaza is at breaking point: ICRC

US sends deadly bunker buster bombs to Israel for Gaza war

Israel pulls back negotiating team from Qatar, as truce talks hit ‘dead end’

Israeli attack kills over 100 Palestinians in Gaza refugee camp

Erdogan says Netanyahu, ’the butcher of Gaza’, must be tried in ICC

Israel kills 2 IRGC military advisors in strike on Syria

Taliban De-Persianizing Afghanistan Culture: Roots and Ramifications

Afghanistan: Armed attack in Shia-populated region of Herat 5 killed

Israelis Stealing Body Organs of Palestinians Killed in War: European Monitor

Resistance vows to give Israel harsher response if Gaza war resumes: Iran

’This is a war on children,’ UNICEF warns after Israel resumes bombing Gaza

Political figures criticize UN report for alleged ‘whitewashing’ of Taliban, demand accountability

Huge explosion rocks Kabul

Hamas says made deal to extend Gaza truce by 2 days

Lack of Access to Information Increased By 32 Percent

Pentagon chief visits Ukraine to reassure Kiev amid concerns over US support

UN rights chief calls for end to Israeli killing of Gaza’s people at schools, shelters

From hospitals to cemeteries, Israel bombing both living and dead in Gaza

Weapons allegedly found in Gaza’s al-Shifa Hospital ‘rearranged’ by Israeli army, CNN suggests

Israel committing ’genocide’ against Gaza’s health system: Palestinian minister

Iran does not seek spread of Israel’s war on Gaza, but US approach makes it possible

Pro-Palestine demonstrations continue in Britain and France

Israeli regime should stand trial at ICC: Turkish president

Elon Musk, caving in to Zionist lobby, warns to criminalize pro-Palestine content

Saudi Arabia detains worshipers for supporting Gaza, praying for Palestine at holy sites: Report

Israel killed 12,000 Palestinians, including 5,000 children, since October 7

UN: Food-water ‘practically non-existent’ in Gaza

’Robust Measures’ Keep US Aid From Benefiting Taliban: Miller

Pakistan Claims Attacks in Pakistan Linked to Afghans

UNHCR: Forced return of Afghans from Pakistan deepens humanitarian crisis

Vatican: Pope to meet Palestinians, families of captives

Elon Musk under fire for supporting Palestine

Congresswoman Omar unveils resolution to block US arms sale to Israel

Bahrain crown prince condemns Hamas’ al-Aqsa Storm Operation

AOHR UK: Parliament’s vote to continue the genocidal war by Israel confirms its participation in this crime

Israel launches military operation against Gaza’s Shifa Hospital

One dead, at least 4 others injured in Louisiana uni. attack

US secretly pushing Israel to speed up Gaza war: Russian intelligence

Actions beyond condemnations, sanctioning Israel necessary

70K Ukrainian soldiers died in the war, up to 120K wounded

David Cameron appointed UK foreign secretary

UK’s Braverman sacked after pro-Palestine march row

Kan’ani: US-backed Israel committing crimes in Gaza with impunity; an end to war Iran’s priority

New Israeli strikes kill dozens of Palestinians in Gaza as Netanyahu rejects ceasefire calls

Israeli forces kill a child every 10 minutes in Gaza: WHO

Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian anti-occupation lioness, continues to haunt Israeli regime

Nasrallah praises attacks on US bases, Israeli regime

Muslim leaders call for immediate end to Israeli war on Gaza at Riyadh summit

Iran stun Brazil in 2023 FIFA U17 World Cup

Raeisi calls for international tribunal to prosecute Israeli leaders for Gaza genocide

Brazil parliament expels congressman over support for Israeli genocide in Gaza

Gaza’s healthcare system ’has reached point of no return’: Red Cross

America’s ’blind support’ encouraging Israel in committing genocide: Palestinian envoy

‘Gaza genocide a test of humanity’s conscience’: Iran

Report: US support for Israel provoking Arab outrage

Israeli forces kill over 100 UN staff in Gaza in a month

Gaza, Lebanon resistance respond to Israeli attacks on 35th day of war

Israeli attack on Gaza school kills at least 50 Palestinians

Yemen stages another operation against Israel amid Tel Aviv’s ongoing war on Gaza

Iran: Expansion of scope of Gaza war inevitable due to heightened Israeli aggression

Biden’s pro-war policy backfires as Americans say no to Gaza genocide

Egypt rejects US plan for Gaza, says will not play a role in removing Hamas: Report

UN’s Deputy Chief reiterates UN’s support for Afghan women

Yemen shoots down advanced American drone ’spying in support of Israel’

WFP: Over 1.6M children to suffer from malnutrition in 2024

Report : Spinal implant helps a person with advanced Parkinson’s disease walk without falling

Blast hits commuter bus in Kabul, 7 killed, 20 injured

As Israeli war on Gaza rages on, US says still not drawing any red lines for Israel

Yemeni army’s drones hit ‘sensitive’ Israeli targets in show of support for Gaza

US plans $320-mn transfer of precision bombs to Israel amid regime’s genocide in Gaza

UN chief says Gaza becoming ’graveyard for children’, urges immediate ceasefire

As UNSC rotating president, China says will ’do utmost’ to restore peace in Gaza

Russia: West pushing West Asia to brink of ‘big war’

Pro-Palestinian groups stage anti-US protests as Blinken holds talks in Ankara

Iran supports global bids for swift ceasefire in besieged Gaza, aid delivery to blockaded territory: President Raeisi

Foreign ministers of Iran, Saudi Arabia discuss end to Israel’s genocide in Gaza, aid delivery to blockaded territory

Why is Netanyahu invoking ‘Amalek’ rhetoric to justify genocide of Palestinians

US nuclear-capable submarine in West Asia amid war on Gaza

Day 31: Death toll from Israel’s brutal onslaught on Gaza surpasses 10,000

‘Enough is enough’: UN says 88 staff killed in Gaza, highest ever in single conflict

US takes Security Council, intl. peace hostage as Israel’s accomplice in Gaza carnage: Iran

Israel detains Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi in arrest campaign across West Bank

Raeisi: Israel committing ’biggest genocide of century’ by killing thousands of women, children in Gaza

Gazans wounded by Israeli bombardment facing imminent risk of death: Health minister

WhatsApp’s AI feature depicts Palestinian boys with guns, Israelis with books

Israeli onslaught on Gaza has killed 46 journalists: Gaza Media Office

President Raeisi: War against Hamas amounts to war on democracy

War profiteering: US arms industry giants rejoice as Israel rains bombs on Gaza

Thousands of pro-Palestinian demonstrators in Washington DC call for ceasefire in Gaza

US lawmaker slams Biden for supporting Israel’s genocide of Palestinians

Gaza ’scene of death, destruction’ under Israel raids, blockade: UN aid agency

US rejects renewed push by Arabs for ceasefire in Gaza

Haniyeh met with Ayatollah Khamenei in recent days: Hamas official

Israel’s genocide in Gaza Strip invites comparisons with Hiroshima and Bosnia

Ukrainian minister says Kiev aims to become major arms manufacturer

Israel used two 2000-pound bombs in Jabalia camp massacre: Analysis

Turkey ’crossed out’ Netanyahu, will bring Israel’s war crimes to ICC: Erdogan

Pentagon okays new military assistance worth $425mn for Ukraine

Several killed, wounded in Israeli attack near Gaza’s Shifa Hospital

Pro-Palestinian demonstrations continue worldwide

Hezbollah chief: ’All options’ are on the table against Israel

Israel killed over 9,250 Palestinians in 28 days in Gaza

Israel committing ’crimes against humanity’ in Gaza: Erdogan

Explainer: Israel’s 2023 Gaza genocide has roots in 1917 Balfour Declaration

UN experts warn Palestinians face ‘risk of genocide’ amid constant Israeli bombardment

Putin pulls Russia out of treaty banning nuclear tests, ally warns Poland

UN chief calls for ’united’ response to AI threats

Israeli strike near UN school in Jabaliya kills dozens after hospital carnage

Thousands of Afghans flood border before Pakistan deadline for expulsion

Hezbollah to Gaza fighters: ’Your blood will drown Israel’

Afghanistan: 8,000 Afghan refugees return through Spin Boldak in last two days

Gaza’s only cancer hospital goes out of service amid constant Israeli bombardment

Iran FM calls on Muslim govts. to take ‘immediate, effective’ action against Israel

China says ‘deeply shocked’ by Israel’s massive airstrikes on refugee camp in Gaza

Iran’s Leader to Muslim nations: Boycott Israeli regime, say no to Gaza genocide

Iran FM warns Israel, US of ‘another surprise’ by resistance groups if war on Gaza continues

Senior Iranian, Russian diplomats call for cessation of Israel’s atrocities in besieged Gaza

Hamas leader Haniyeh says Israel massacring Palestinians to cover up defeats

Jordan recalls Israeli envoy as war on Gaza deepens

Stop Gaza bombings, halt exports of oil and other commodities to Tel Aviv

Chile, Colombia recall envoys from occupied territories amid Israeli war on Gaza

Following Jabaliya massacre, Iran urges UN to stop Israeli ’killing machine’

Bolivia severs diplomatic ties with Israel over ’crimes against humanity’

UN official resigns protesting world body’s failure to prevent genocide in Gaza

UNRWA chief condemns Israel over ‘collective punishment’ of entire Gaza population

’Ceasefire now’: Anti-war protesters confront US officials at Senate hearing

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Firebrand Spanish minister emerges as strong voice against Israel’s Gaza genocide

Crimes in Palestine death of humanitarian values in US, European statesmen’s lexicon: Iran

Israel steps up air, ground strikes amid international calls for aid in Gaza

Gaza will run out of blood bags next week: Blood bank manager warns

Top China, Russia officials warn foreign forces stoking turmoil in Asia and beyond

Hamas’ Al-Aqsa Storm result of years of oppression by Israel; killing civilians no sign of victory for Israel: Iran’s top general

UNICEF: Gaza children in ‘catastrophic situation’ as Israeli war rages on

UN chief renews ceasefire calls to end ‘nightmare’ in Gaza

Living hell: In dark corridors of Gaza hospitals, doctors struggling to save lives

Rift deepens in Israeli war cabinet over Netanyahu’s comments

’Israel will get a lot bigger’: US congressman urges Israel to reoccupy Gaza

Spanish minister urges Europe to cut ties with Israel to end Gaza genocide

We won’t accept ignoring genocide against Palestinians: Cuban president

Gaza on brink of massive health hazard, disease risk looming, UNRWA warns

At least 32 dead after ArcelorMittal mine fire in Kazakhstan

London protest: Thousands call for end to Israeli atrocities in Gaza

Palestinian Christians also bear brunt of Israel’s genocidal campaign in Gaza

US secretly expands classified military base in occupied territories: Report

Biden administration refuses to meet Muslim Americans publicly critical of Gaza policy: Report

Iran Army Ground Force launches upgraded indigenous missiles in massive drills

Israeli hits Gaza with communication blockade, Intl. bodies warn

Meeting with UN chief, FM reiterates Iran’s support for Palestine in face of Israel’s ’bestial crimes’

Hamas: Resistance on course to score ’heroic epic’ in Gaza

UN General Assembly overwhelmingly calls for ’immediate truce’ in Gaza

Israeli war criminals to soon be punished for their crimes: FM spokesman

Gaza releases names of almost 7,000 Palestinians killed after Biden’s ‘shameless’ remarks

Tel Aviv Taking Cowardly Revenge on Palestinian Prisoners for Its Gaza Loss

Demonstrators flood Wall St in New York demanding justice for Palestinians+ Video

Paediatric units in Gaza struggle with scarce medical supplies

US forces, allies attacked 16 times in Iraq and Syria this month: Pentagon

Thousands of people join nationwide strike for Palestine in Barcelona

Palestinian ambassador to UN: 70% of 7,000 civilian deaths are women and children

Afghanistan :An explosion killed Two people in Dasht Barchi area of Kabul

Hamas: Continuation of war on Gaza will send entire region out of control

Gaza’s doctors refuse to abandon patients as Israel bombs hospitals

Hezbollah says to stand with Gaza even ‘if world armies line up against it’

Qatar hands 8 ex-Indian navy officers death penalty over spying for Israel

Pakistan issues last warning to hundreds of thousands of undocumented Afghans to leave

At least 20 Palestinian journalists killed in Israel’s war on Gaza Strip: Watchdog

US asked Qatar to tone down Al Jazeera’s coverage of Israel’s Gaza war: Report

Russian president warns Israeli war could spread beyond West Asia

Child casualties by Israeli war on Gaza a ‘stain on our conscience’: UNICEF

Israeli drones, artillery units strike southern Lebanon after tank destroyed

US to send two Iron Dome systems to Israel amid regime’s deadly war on Gaza: Report

Israel delaying its Gaza invasion to let US boost defense for protection of its troops in region: US media

Palestine censures ‘premeditated, unprovoked’ verbal attack by Israel against UN chief over Gaza comments

300 intl. figures to UN chief: Bring swift end to Israel’s ‘bloodbath’ in Gaza

Jordan’s King Abdullah warns of explosion in region if Israel’s aggression in Gaza not stopped

Fresh Israeli airstrike knocks Syria’s Aleppo airport out of commission

Iran: Israel’s killing of journalists ’ignominious blot’ on face of Zionist regime

Hamas releases two more female captives on humanitarian grounds

Iran president: US, West directly supporting Israel’s horrendous crimes in Gaza

Israel’s ground invasion of Gaza failed in two fronts on Sunday

Israeli genocide in Gaza: Death toll tops 5,000, including 2,000 children

Iran FM reaffirms support for Palestine, urges immediate end to Israeli genocide

‘Stop Israeli genocide’: Mass rallies held in US cities in support of Palestine

Israeli forces kill 3 more Palestinians in West Bank raids

Huge turnout at first authorized pro-Palestinian rally in Paris

Iranian president: Biden’s pro-Israeli remarks reactionary, anti-democratic, inhuman

Academic: Israel’s genocidal violence in Gaza created new threshold of criminality

Rallies held across Europe in support of Palestinians

Pope urges end to ongoing Israeli aggression in Gaza

Iran warns ‘things will get out of control’ if Israeli genocide in Gaza continues

Ukrainians ‘were not allowed’ to agree to peace with Russia: Ex-German leader

Rockets target Ain al-Asad air base housing US forces in western Iraq

Tidal wave of support for Palestinians sweeps UK’s capital

Humanitarian situation in Gaza ’catastrophic’: Five UN agencies warn

Israel orders mass evacuation of hospitals in north of Gaza

Israel threatens to bomb Gaza hospital housing 12,000 Palestinians

Biden seeks new $105bn military aid for Israel, Ukraine

Islamophobic hate crimes soar amid Israel war on Gaza: London police

Hamas releases two US captives for ’humanitarian reason’

Israel paying influencers to spread lies on Gaza onslaught

Worldwide demonstrations express solidarity with Palestinians amid Israel’s war on Gaza

Hamas leader: Israeli atrocities can trigger ’regional war’

Report: Israeli settlers almost evacuate entire Asqalan amid continued resistance retaliation

Putin calls US supply of ATACMS weapons to Ukraine ‘another mistake’

All Israeli crimes stem from US support of Tel Aviv: Malaysia’s ex-PM

Over 40 Palestinians killed on 13th day of Israeli war on Gaza

Russia seeks regular talks with China, North Korea to confront US threats: Lavrov

Israeli war on Gaza: US social media suppressing pro-Palestine content

Iran: Regional situation resembles ‘powder keg’ ready to explode

Will Netanyahu Politically Survive Gaza Quagmire?

Video / We need exemplary economic sanctions on Netanyahu , says Spanish Minister

Video / Pro-Palestine protesters take to the streets of Chicago

Israeli war machine claims scores more lives in Gaza

Protests rage on across world after Israel reduces Gaza hospital to rubble

Biden in Tel Aviv for support after 500 killed in strike on Gaza hospital

IHRC says refers attacks by European states on Palestinian supporters to UN

Iran FM calls on Muslim regional officials to take action as Israel presses ahead with war on Gaza

Iran FM calls for political, economic sanctions on Israel, trial of its leaders over Gaza strikes

US arms manufacturers expect hike in weapons purchases by Israel: Report

US votes UNSC resolution demanding humanitarian pause in Gaza

Islamic Jihad rejects Israel’s ’downright lies’ over Gaza hospital missile strike

Outrage over Gaza hospital attack: China ’shocked’ as Russia calls it ‘act of dehumanization’

Every drop of Palestinian blood brings Israel closer to downfall: Iran president

From Kunduz to Gaza, how US and Israel have normalized hospital bombings

Factbox: Bombing of Gaza hospital not first time Israel has targeted hospitals

Russia, UAE call for emergency Security Council meeting after Gaza hospital massacre

World rages against Israeli massacre of civilians in Gaza hospital

Flames of US-Israeli bombs to soon devour Zionists: President Raeisi

Israel’s lunatic actions will spread conflict across region: President Raeisi

US Senator Calls to Cut Funding to Afghanistan

Israel strikes Southern Lebanon with white phosphorus bombs, killing 4: Report

Israel’s forcible transfer of Gazan civilians amounts to crimes against humanity: UN

At least 500 killed in Israeli bombing on Gaza hospital: Health ministry

US supplying Israel with powerful guided bombs, Tamir missiles used in Iron Dome

Former UK diplomat Craig Murray detained after supporting Hamas, Hezbollah

Iran FM: Any preemptive measure against Zionist regime possible in coming hours

Pentagon to send Israel 2,000 troops, if need be: Wall Street Journal

Amid war on Gaza, Colombia says Israel’s ambassador must ‘apologize and leave’

Malaysia dismisses West’s ‘pressuring attitude’ to censure Hamas

Iran ready to send aid to Gaza, cooperate with all countries to end Israel’s atrocities, Raeisi tells Erdogan

As Israel bombards Gaza and murders Palestinians, where is United Nations?

Anything possible if Israel insists on committing crimes against Gazans, Iran warns

Muhammad al-Durrah’s father mourns brothers 23 years after son’s martyrdom

Swiss elections: Rightists set to win vote with war on ‘woke madness’, migration

‘You Muslims must die!’: US man stabs boy 26 times

Pope Francis calls for humanitarian corridors in besieged Gaza

One million Palestinians displaced in a week after Israel’s attack on Gaza: UN

Israeli actions in Gaza reminiscent of Nazi crimes, West bears responsibility: Iran president

As Gaza death toll rises, bodies are stored in ice cream trucks

Putin: Multipolar world emerging as countries like China strengthen their potential

Day 9: Israeli airstrikes kill over 400 Palestinians in 24 hours

Poland holds high-stakes election amid rows over democratic rule

Hezbollah targets Israeli military base with guided missiles

Adviser to Netanyahu’s wife calls for torture of Gazans to death amid heavy blow from Hamas

US sending second aircraft carrier to Mediterranean to back Israeli onslaught on Gaza

Iran FM: Al-Aqsa Storm proved Palestine is alive, normalization with Israel cannot weaken Palestinians’ will

Video / People of the world from America to Europe against the crimes of the Israeli regime

American Troops Do Not Want to Sacrifice Their Lives for Israel

Top Ukrainian general admits situation ’significantly worsened’ for Kiev forces in northeast

Day 8: Death toll from Israeli war on Gaza climbs to 2,269, including over 700 children

Raeisi: Muslim countries must take urgent action to stop Israeli ‘killing machine’

China calls on US to play ’responsible role’ in Israel’s war on Gaza

Lebanon’s Hezbollah strikes Israeli military posts in occupied Shebaa Farms

Thousands rally in London in solidarity with Palestinians amid Israeli strikes on Gaza

US accuses North Korea of providing Russia with weapons

Resistance front’s response will ‘change’ map of occupied territories: Iran FM

Iran’s Leader: Palestinian movement headed for ’complete victory’

Western leaders double standards on Gaza and Israel war

MSNBC removes 3 top Muslims from anchoring duties amid Gaza war: Report

Resistance ready for all scenarios versus Israel: Iran FM

Putin compares ’unacceptable’ Gaza blockade to Nazi siege of Leningrad

Saudi Arabia puts normalization with Israel ‘on ice’, engages with Iran amid Gaza war: Report

Blast occurs in Shia mosque in Afghanistan’s Baghlan Province

Israeli forces kill 11 in West Bank as Palestinians rally for Gaza

Factbox: From ’beheading of kids’ to ’rape of women’, debunking Zionist lies

Turkey’s Erdogan slams Israel’s ‘unacceptable’ evacuation ultimatum

Iran: Fighting against Israel may expand to ’new fronts’

1,537 Palestinians killed, 6,612 wounded in constant Israeli bombardment

Israeli minister resigns, calling her ministry ’a waste’ of money amid war

Biden, US politicians greenlighting ’potential genocide’ of Palestinians: Analysts

Congressional panel: US must prepare for potential wars with both China, Russia

Israel strikes Gaza Strip using white phosphorus munitions: Monitor

Israeli settler, who called for Palestinians to be ‘wiped out’, behind ‘beheaded babies’ fake news

France criminalizes any public expression of support for Palestinian resistance

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Video/ German police carried out a massive arrests campaign against dozens of pro-Palestine protesters in Berlin on Wednesday.

Photos/ Children and teenagers are the main victims of Gaza bombing

US deployment to west Asia could lead to massacre: Erdogan

Iran welcomes prominent cleric sheikh Zakzaki as symbol of resistance

Massive Aspects and Ramifications of Hamas’s Operation Al-Aqsa Storm

US CEOs urge blacklisting of Harvard students who signed anti-Israeli statement

Iran and Saudi Arabia say Israel, its supporters inviting ’destructive insecurity’

People across globe stand in solidarity with Gaza as Israel continues bombardment

Gaza health ministry: 1,100 Palestinian killed in incessant Israeli bombardment

Russia fully supports establishment of Palestinian state: Putin

Ayatollah Sistani: Ending occupation, giving Palestinians their rights only way to secure regional peace

EU asks Musk to censor info not conforming to Western narrative over Israel’s war in Gaza

Iranian foreign minister: Israel is accountable for Gaza humanitarian crisis

How Western media, social media influencers peddle lies to vilify Palestinians

Israel bombs residential areas in Gaza for 5th day in a row

Hamas blasts Biden’s ‘inflammatory remarks’ about group, Palestinians in Gaza Strip

Ministry confirms Israel’s deployment of white phosphorous bombs against Gaza

UN: Israel’s total Gaza blockade amounts to war crime

Seyyed Ali Khamenei: Israel regime to receive ‘heavier slap’ for Gaza massacre

Gaza health ministry: 900 Palestinians killed in Israeli bombardment in 72 hours

WFP launches emergency program to assist 600,000 Palestinians

Taiwan says peace ‘only option’ to settle political differences with China

BBC comes under pressure over using ‘fighters’ for Hamas members: Report

Harvard students blame ‘apartheid regime’ of Israel for recent brutality

Iraq’s top cleric: All Muslims should help people of Palestine, reclaim their usurped rights

Israel starts raining internationally banned white phosphorus bombs on Gaza: Report

Washington says 9 US citizens killed in Hamas operation against Israel

Some Israeli military personnel collaborated in al-Aqsa Storm: Report

Russia warns UN of Ukraine’s attempts to capture Zaporizhzhia plant

We used to rape 16-year-old Palestinian girls

Dozens killed as Israel strikes Gaza refugee camp

Iran vows ‘crushing response to any foolish move’ after Israeli, US threats

Israel pounds Gaza, orders ‘complete siege’, as it calls Gazans ’beastly people’

Search for survivors as death toll from Afghanistan quake mounts

UK begins inquiry into army’s extra-judicial killings of Afghans

Taliban, World Community’s Understandings of Inclusive Govt. Are Worlds Apart

What Do World Experts Say About Geopolitical Changes in Region after Hamas Operation?

Iran FM: Muslim countries must join hands in defending Palestinians, al-Aqsa

Myanmar’s top court declines to hear jailed Suu Kyi’s appeals

OIC: Israeli occupation cause of conflict in occupied Palestine

Netanyahu declares ’long’ war on Gaza as Israeli death toll tops 700

Israeli military planning to evacuate settlers living close to Gaza border

Death toll exceeds 2,000 in Afghanistan earthquake

UK’s Sunak calls Canadian PM for de-escalation in Ottawa-Delhi row

Lebanon’s Hezbollah fires shells, guided missiles toward occupied territories

Israel targets two residential buildings in Gaza in fresh air strikes

At least 15 killed, 40 injured in string of earthquakes that hit western Afghanistan

UN warns Pakistan not to forcibly deport Afghan refugees

US bans trade with 42 Chinese firms

Over 230 Palestinian killed in new Israeli aggression against Gaza

Qatar holds Israel responsible for escalation in occupied territories, others urge restraint

Rights groups slam ‘state-sponsored’ Islamophobia facing Muslims across Europe

WSJ: US plans major cut in special forces amid pivot away from West Asia

Magnitude 6.3 quake in west Afghanistan leaves multiple casualties

’Operation al-Aqsa Storm’: Palestinians capture Israeli base, kill soldiers

Russia says it only strike Ukraine’s ‘military targets’

US wary of potential ’to reduce contact’ with India over Delhi-Ottawa row: Report

Sanctions made Russia’s economy stronger: Putin

Britain’s Labour Party claims ’seismic’ win in Scottish by-elections

Only 2% of Saudis back normalization with Israel: Survey

At least 40 killed, dozens missing following glacial lake flooding in Indian Himalayas

Nothing could justify death of a child due to US sanctions: Iran’s deputy UN envoy

Iran, UAE can turn into ’world’s economic hub’: Iran’s Parliament Speaker

European firms sold powerful spyware to repressive regimes: media

Torching of cultural central shocks Muslim community in London

Pakistani, Afghan FMs meet amid growing tensions over deportation of refugees

Germany’s economy headed for recession amid support for Ukraine

Indigenous Australian senator accuses government after neo-Nazi threat

France says to begin withdrawing troops from Niger this week

Drone attack on Syrian military academy kills at least 100 people

Iran: West must address own strikes instead of focusing on Iranian women

Azerbaijan says detains separatist president of Nagorno-Karabakh Arayik Harutyunyan

Havana: US responsible for exodus of Cuban refugees

More than 75,000 US healthcare workers begin 3-day strike

Western Alliance in Ukraine War Is Collapsing as Gaps Deepen

Taliban Needs to Meet Its Commitments: US

Iran conducts first drone on drone combat operation during drill

Raeisi says Iran opposed to any geopolitical changes in Caucasus region

All PKK-affiliated groups in Iraq, Syria ‘legitimate targets, says Turkish foreign minister

Russia thwarts Ukraine’s land, drone attacks as West running out of ammo

Iran, Azerbaijan reach agreement on joint naval exercise in Caspian Sea

Saudis get decades-long prison terms over critical online posts

’They’re destroying us’ - Hundreds of protesters join anti-government rally in Berlin on German Unity Day

US House Removes McCarthy From Speakership in Historic Vote

21 dead, 18 injured after bus falls off overpass near Venice, Italy

Iran Army drone keeps US warship under surveillance for 24 hrs in Indian Ocean

India expels 41 Canadian diplomats amid ongoing Ottawa-Delhi row

Iran praises 3+3 as ’effective’ mechanism for resolving issues in Caucasus region, rejects foreign interference

New Zealand’s ruling Labour Party commits to recognizing state of Palestine

Qatar kicks off Expo Doha 2023

19 international organizations in open letter call for action on women in Afghanistan

US Congressman Henry Cuellar carjacked at gunpoint in Washington

EU agrees sanctions framework for key actors in Sudan conflict amid worsening violence, humanitarian crisis

Russia says Ukraine shells border village with cluster bombs

Turkey arrests 145 suspects over alleged links to PKK

Armenian parliament votes in favor of joining ICC despite Russia’s warning

Israel’s new aggression injures 2 soldiers in eastern Syria

Saudi al-Ittihad refuse to take field against Iran’s Sepahan, referee calls off match

No Turkey-Syria normalization unless Ankara withdraws forces from Arab country: Deputy FM

Wagner chief’s son to ’take over command’ of paramilitary group

Five years since Khashoggi murder, justice denied as MBS befriends Biden

Trump arrives in New York court for fraud trial proceedings

UN to vote on sending foreign troops to Haiti

Catalans march in Barcelona on 6th anniversary of independence referendum

Iran says supports expansion of regional transportation routes

Erdogan: Turkey ’no longer expects anything from EU’

Iraqi president raps ’violations’ after Turkish airstrikes in Kurdistan region

UK awards €4.6bn nuclear sub contract to own firm after France snubbed

EU in unchartered waters amid strained France-Germany ties

Saudi Arabia faces budget deficit after expectations of surplus

At least 13 dead in Spain nightclub fire

European Union prepares long-term security commitments for Ukraine: Eu foreign policy chief

UN mission in Nagorno-Karabakh amid exodus of ethnic Armenians

Terrorists will never succeed in destroying Turkey’s peace: Erdogan

Biden urges US Congress to approve Ukraine aid left out of deal

Turkiye: Suicide blast near parliament & interior ministry in Ankara

UN’s Afghan mission condemns arrest of women’s activists

British training troops in Ukraine could be legitimate targets, warns Medvedev

India’s diplomatic mission in UK slams ‘disgraceful incident’ at Glasgow Sikh temple

Massive rallies against Israeli regime’s policies drag into 39th straight week

US House passes 11th-hour ’temporary’ bill to keep govt. funded for 45 days

Medvedev says Russia will gain new regions in Ukraine

Heavy rains flood streets in New York’s Hudson Valley

Qatar calls for Israeli nuclear facilities to be subjected to IAEA safeguards

More than 2,500 refugees dead, missing crossing Mediterranean in 2023

Olympics officials overrule French govt. ban on Muslim hijab

Billionaire investor Ray Dalio says America’s growth is at risk of falling to zero

Scores killed in two separate blasts targeting mosques in Pakistan

Japanese protesters rally against military expansion amid high inflation

Iran foils serial assassination plot against clerics, judges, IRGC members

Biden launches wide-ranging attack on Trump

World on Verge of Transformation: Iran Leader

Geopolitical Aftershocks of Latest Karabakh Developments

Russia plans funneling massive resources into Ukraine offensive to fight ‘hybrid war’

2 people shot dead in Netherlands; 5 stabbed in school in Spain

Mujahid claims some ‘circles’ are deliberately spreading false intelligence on Afghanistan

UN: The situation of women and girls is getting worse day by day in Afghanistan

Karabakh Armenians announce end of breakaway republic

Macron proposes form of ‘autonomy’ for France’s Mediterranean island of Corsica

British, French defense ministers in Ukraine to discuss further military aid to Kiev

US government shutdown more likely as Congressional deadlock continues

Taliban’s warning to Afghanistan’s neighbors: Accusations will affect relationships

Iran says Israeli attacks on Syria smokescreen for Tel Aviv’s crimes against Palestinians

Washington saw rise in violent crimes this year: Report

Nearly half of ethnic Armenians in Nagorno-Karabakh flee in fear: Armenia

US imposes sanctions on several entities, individuals for aiding Iran’s drone program

55 percent of US citizens oppose Biden’s ’megadeal’ with Saudi Arabia: Poll

China says military drills near Taiwan aimed at targeting ‘arrogance’ of separatists

IRGC to use Nour-3 satellite for military intelligence purposes: Chief commander

31 US senators ask E3 to prevent expiry of UN’s anti-Iran missile bans

Gymnastics Ireland forced to apologize 18 months after racist treatment of Black girl

supports terrorist group in Afghanistan and makes it look normal.

More than 100 dead, 150 injured in Iraq wedding inferno

Iran: World should stand up to Israel’s ’nuclear rhetoric’

UN rebukes France for banning hijab at Olympics

Korean Peninsula on ’brink of nuclear war,’ North Korean envoy warns

Erdogan says Turkey will back Sweden’s NATO bid if US fulfills promise of selling F-16 jets

Suspected arson attack severely damages mosque in southeastern Sweden

Russia: US Abrams tanks, ATACMS won’t change battlefield situation for Ukraine

Russian commander shown at meeting after Ukraine claimed it killed him

White House says Ukraine war in jeopardy due to looming US debt default

Raeisi, Putin discuss Iran-Russia relations, censure foreign meddling in regional affairs

Turkey’s Erdogan hails Azerbaijan’s achievement in Karabakh

Saudi Arabia says it will build first nuclear power plant

Ukraine’s Zelensky says first batch of US Abrams tanks has arrived

Thousands of Volunteers United for a Global Peace Event

Russia’s air defense systems down four Ukrainian drones over Black Sea, Crimea

Canada house speaker apologizes for honoring Ukrainian Nazi veteran

OIC denounces desecration of Holy Qur’an in Netherlands

Raeisi: 60% uranium enrichment came after Europeans ’trampled on JCPOA commitments’

Raeisi: 60% uranium enrichment came after Europeans ’trampled on JCPOA commitments’

Saudi FM calls for independent Palestinian state, censures ‘blatant violations’ by Israel

Americans forced to ‘pay the price’: Biden warns of government shutdown

Taiwan golf ball factory fire kills at least six

Iran foils major bombing plot in Tehran, arrests 28 Daesh-linked terrorists

Countries are ‘playing games’ with Ukraine on arms deal, Pope laments

Russia says inflicted heavy damage on Ukrainian forces

Pentagon approves $500m military sale to Saudi Arabia

Addressing UNGA: Russian FM slams West’s ‘empire of lies’, says Kiev peace plan not feasible

US to supply Ukraine with long-range missiles reaching 300km

China urges lifting of ‘illegal unilateral sanctions’ against Syria

Russia says Armenian troops in Nagorno-Karabakh begin surrendering weapons

China ready to work for regional peace with South Korea: President Xi

Ukraine says Russian naval commanders killed in Crimean HQ during missile attack

Martyr Morteza Avini as the pioneer of Iran’s Sacred Defense cinema

Pakistan: We will put pressure on the Taliban for the right to education for girls and the rights of Afghan women

UK recession risk grows with cost-of-living crisis hitting businesses

Poland to send older weapons to Ukraine to fulfill existing agreements: President

Meet Claudia Sheinbaum, the Nobel Laureate Set to Become Mexico’s First Female President

Trump Reportedly Refused to Wear COVID Mask Because It Ruined His Makeup

Calls to reopen girls’ schools in Afghanistan continue

Tajik President Remarks on Intra-Afghan Dialogue, Inclusive Govt

Thomas West: ‘We Need to Keep Women, Girls’ Issues Front and Center

Iraq reiterates its rejection of foreign combat presence on its soil

Ukraine warns of ‘difficult’ winter after massive missile strikes by Russian forces

Former president Rabbani remembered on 12th anniversary of his assassination

Putin accepts formal invitation from Xi to visit China next month

Release of US prisoners showed true face of Iran’s humanitarian motives: Raeisi

China slams UK report on Hong Kong, says London’s plans ‘doomed to fail’

Iran’s President: We firmly clasp any hand that is extended in friendship

Al Nassr victorious over 10-man Persepolis

Azerbaijan must halt Karabakh operation ’immediately’: EU

US military claims to find lost stealth jet fighter

US announces new sanctions over Iran’s drones, military aircraft

Turkey’s president says parliament not ready to ratify Sweden NATO bid

Russia’s defense minister visits Tehran for talks on boosting defense cooperation

China FM heads to Russia after meeting with US national security adviser

Saudi Al-Nassr football team arrives in Tehran

Amnesty Intl: Secondary Schools Should Be Reopened for Afghan Girls

Two of five Iranians released in US prisoner swap deal arrive in Qatar

Iranian President Raeisi in New York for UN General Assembly session, key talks

Ukraine fires six deputy defense ministers in major reshuffle

Hangzhou Asian Games torch relay continues in China+ Video

’Future of Europe at stake’ over migrant crisis: Italian PM

IMF to urge China to shift growth model towards consumption

Workers strike at all three Detroit automakers enters third day

Russian ambassador tells US to remove sanctions barriers to restore Black Sea grain deal

US Military: The 2021 Kabul airport incident will be re-examined

Erdogan says Turkey could ’part ways’ with EU if necessary

US aims to redirect military assistance from Egypt to Taiwan

Macron accuses Niger of taking French ambassador hostage

Iran says will never cross red line in sanctions-removal efforts

US imposes sanctions on Russian automakers

Trump: Our country is going bad, our country is being destroyed

Torkham Crossing Opens to Traffic After More Than a Week

Taiwan angry after Elon Musk calls island an ’integral part’ of China

Russia expels two US diplomats, summons American ambassador

Libya to investigate into floods that killed thousands

US approves $5bn sale of top-of-the-line F-35 fighter jets to South Korea

West: Islamic Emirate ’Significantly Degraded ISKP Capability’

Iranian top general denies military build-up at Iran-Azerbaijan border regions

China’s Xi, Venezuela’s Maduro announce promotion of ties to all-weather strategic partnership

Iran’s oil output up 5% to 3 mln bpd in August: OPEC data

Putin meets Kim, says Russia will help North Korea build satellites

Iran says supports regional initiatives aimed at resolving Afghan woes

Iran’s mission to UN identifies five Iranians to be released in prisoner swap deal with US

US-Mexico border ‘is world’s deadliest’ asylum-seekers’ route

UN says human rights in Afghanistan in ’state of collapse’

Putin reiterates West’s F-16 deliveries for Ukraine will ’prolong conflict’

US sets record for natural catastrophes in 2023, data shows

Morocco quake death toll passes 2,800 as rescuers search for survivors

Pakistan: The conflict started from Afghanistan

Iran thwarted 400 bombings planned by enemies: Intelligence minister

North Korea’s Kim ‘appears’ to have departed for Russia: Reports

China reiterates US must abandon ‘Cold War mentality’

Sudan conflict: At least 40 killed in airstrike on Khartoum market

US, Canada sail warships through Taiwan Strait, prompting China to puts its forces on ’high alert’

Raeisi: Iran ready to help prevent any geopolitical change in Caucasus

Modi opens G20 summit amid deep divisions over Ukraine war

Over 1,000 people killed as powerful earthquake hits Morocco

Ukraine considering cutting ties with Russia

Russia says ’open to diplomacy’ over Ukraine, defends recognition of breakaway regions

Pakistan steps up military operation along Durand Line

Ghani Removed From UN Heads of State List

President Lukashenko: Belarus may purchase Russian S-400 missile systems

Iran rejects Reuters report on deal in Vienna talks as effort to boost Western side’s standing

Police throng Ottawa streets in preparation for crackdown on protests

Taliban Delegation Returns to Kabul from Doha

US General: Daesh “Concerns Us in Afghanistan”

Afghan Women Criticize Biden’s Afghan Assets Decision

Afghan U19 Futsal Team Beats Uzbekistan 8-1

‘Nazi salute’ shakes up EU parliament

NY attorney general fires back at Trump’s defense of financial statements

Ethnic Russians in eastern Ukraine say attacked by govt. forces

NJ police cuff Black teen in fight as white teen watches showdown

US sends F-35 jets to Germany amid rising tensions in Eastern Europe

Talks on Outsourced Airport Operations Still Ongoing: Ministry

EU to deliver Є500 million to Afghan people

Atmar’s Letter to UN Regarding Afghan Mission Denied: Faiq

Afghan Embassy in US Facing Financial Problems

Karzai: Afghan Girls ’Must Definitely’ Return to School

US support for the Taliban/ US supports no armed movement against Afghan government: Envoy

South Korea may punish Tesla

Central bank calls on India to ban cryptocurrency

Three women will host this year’s Oscars, while ratings continue to plummet

Western leaders should see doctor over Ukraine ‘paranoia’, says Russian envoy

GOP boycotts Biden Fed nominees’ vote as bank fights inflation

Europe pledges $11 M to Afghanistan’s educational sector

Four dead, 17 missing as Spain trawler sinks off Canada

Putin: Russia does not want war, ready to continue security talks with West

India’s hijab row spreads to its most populous state

Israel trying to sabotage Vienna process as talks enter sensitive stage: Report

Kremlin: US talk of imminent Ukraine invasion ‘baseless hysteria’

Moderate Democrats fear party infighting could cost them Congress

NBA: Chicago Bulls 120-109 San Antonio Spurs

Afghan Delegates Meet EU Envoys in Doha

UK to Co-Host Afghan Aid Virtual Summit

Afghanistan U19 Futsal Team Beats Tajikistan

Pakistan denies ISI chief meeting Afghan Jihadi leaders in Turkey

IRC urges US, Europe to reset their policies towards Afghanistan before humanitarian crisis kills more Afghans

Some Russian troops return from Ukraine border in a sign of de-escalation

Majority of Americans disapprove of how Biden handling presidency: Poll

Indian Muslim girls invoke Constitution as hijab row intensifies

China: US main culprit in Iran nuclear issue, duty-bound to take further actions in Vienna

At least 1 killed, 14 injured in commuter train collision near Munich

Imran Khan pledges more development help to Afghanistan

9/11 unrelated to Afghans, we should not compensate for its victims: protestors in several Afghan provinces

Afghanistan will initially have a-110,000-member army: acting Defense Minister

Islamic Emirate Might ’Change Policy’ Toward US If Funds Withheld

Texas sues Meta over facial recognition

US closes embassy in Ukraine, ‘destroys computer equipment’

Afghan women’s open letter to Biden: Reconsider your decision over Afghanistan’s assets

Taliban Meets Envoys of Gulf States in Doha: FM

Pakistan’s Khan Calls for Intl Engagement with Islamic Emirate

Family Claims Former MoD Officer Detained by Taliban

Taliban delegation to leave Kabul for maiden London visit

Agreement in Vienna hinges on political decisions of ’other side’: Iran

Ukraine official says Kiev may drop NATO bid; retracts statement after backlash

UK health system rife with ‘stark ethnic inequalities’, reveals NHS watchdog

Large protests in Tunis after President Saied tightens grip on judiciary

One fifth of starving Afghan families sending children out to work

Pentagon spokesman: Time is ’shrinking’ in diplomatic efforts with Russia

Hospital in Kabul receives 8 malnourished children every day

Freed Activists ’Feel Pressure’ to Not Share Details: Relatives

Hamid Karzai: fund belongs to no governments, but to the people of Afghanistan / all of it should be returned to Afghanistan

Trump-appointed judge blocks Biden administration climate metric

UK PM Johnson focused on Ukraine, not police questionnaire: Minister

Afghans condemn US plan to fund 9/11 victims with their assets

Taliban: no women will be appointed to cabinet

Afghanistan’s Central Bank slates US plan for frozen funds

Islamic Emirate: Geneva Call Meetings a Success

Frozen Assets Earmarked for 9/11 Victims Sparks Intl Response

Armed attack on former Afghan government deputy CE left two dead in Kabul

Taliban release Afghan women activists, foreigners

India, WFP signs MoU to distribute food grains in Afghanistan

Biden Order Splits Frozen Assets, Half to Aid Afghans

Tedros Adhanom, WHO chief, discusses Health crisis with Taliban in Switzerland

Turkey to resume visa issuance in Kabul and Mazar-e-Sharif

Central Bank: UN Provided $3.1M Cash Aid in Past 3 Months

Muhammad Wali Naeemi appointed Afghanistan’s Permanent envoy to UN

Two sisters and mother assassinated in Kabul, Taliban arrested assassin

US seeking Taliban’s cooperation in anti-ISIS fight

UN Reiterates Concerns Over Missing Afghan Women Activists

Annual Event to Commemorate Civilian-Led Peacebuilding in Mindanao Calls Forth Collective Action to Develop Peace

Dispute Over Afghanistan’s Seat at UN Continue

Ex-UK Defense Chief Suggests Recognition of Islamic Emirate

Political prisoners put on secret trials as Saudi officials try to cover up serious violations: Rights group

China urges US to stop advancing bill ‘full of cold-war mentality’

Iraq’s parliament fails to elect new president due to lack of quorum, postpones vote indefinitely

JCPOA negotiators to resume talks in Vienna on Tuesday: EU

White House warns costs of Russian invasion of Ukraine could affect China

No major breakthroughs expected from Putin-Macron meeting: Kremlin spokesman

Iran FM says some of country’s demands on removal of sanctions not addressed in Vienna talks

Former UK defence chief urges the West to ‘recognise’ the Taliban

Health regulator okays Chinese Sinopharm vaccine for use in South Africa

Disagreements resurface between US, Israel over 2015 Iran deal revival

UK house prices rise at slowest pace as purchase power at historic low, report

Ex-president Figueres takes lead in Costa Rica polls, heads into run-off

’Snake oil salesmen’ advised Trump on 2020 election, Pence aide says

African Union denounces “wave” of coups sweeping the continent

Iran calls sanctions removal its ‘red line’ in Vienna, urges US to bring substance to talks

Avalanche kills 15 people in eastern Afghanistan

Taliban reacts to UN report over Al-Qaida presence in Afghanistan

Cyclone Batsirai batters Madagascar, killing 10, displacing 48,000

Gun violence on the rise in American schools: Report

Mexico clears makeshift migrant camp near US border

Africa Cup of Nations: Senegal beat Egypt in shootout to clinch first title

Ottawa mayor declares state of emergency to deal with trucking blockade

White House claims Russia could invade Ukraine within days

US general rushes to UAE to help it face up to Yemen counterstrikes

Five Pakistani soldiers killed in attack ‘launched’ from Afghanistan

Pakistan, China reiterate release of Afghanistan’s funds

UN committed to providing aid for Afghanistan, despite political predicaments

Tens of ISIS-K affiliates surrender to Taliban in eastern Afghanistan

Mullah Baradar Calls on Govt Bodies to Provide Economic Plans

Video/ Chinese President receives the leaders of different countries participating in the opening of the 2022 Winter Olympics

Video/ Chinese President’s special reception to Vladimir Putin

Video/ UN chief congratulates all Beijing 2022 Olympians and Paralympians

Russia sounds alarm over military drones in Ukraine

US ‘going through hell’ because of Pence, Trump says

Taiwan condemns Putin-Xi ‘false statement’

Afghan Officials Deny Pakistani Access to Used NATO Equipment

US police: 1 dead, 4 injured in shooting at hookah lounge

Iran to US: ’Show’ of lifting sanctions ‘not constructive’; real economic benefit necessary condition for deal

Pakistan’s Imran Khan reiterates support of Kashmiris, slams India’s ‘genocidal acts’

Despite challenges, Iran-P4+1 talks in Vienna on right track: IAEA chief

Study indicates death toll from US mass shootings increasing

Mujahid Denies Claim of Central Bank’s Inability to Convert USD

RSF: Afghan Journalists Face Increasing ’Harassment’

US sends troops to Eastern Europe even as it rules out ‘imminent’ Russian threat

Sadrist bloc suspends talks with other factions, boycotts parliamentary session to elect next Iraqi president

‘Our son was executed’: Parents of Black man shot dead by US police demand justice

Venezuela marks anniversary of Bolivarian Revolution, upholds jail for US firm executives

Iran: US should give guarantees, sanctions waiver ‘not enough’

China blocks US-led censure of North Korea at UN Security Council

US hits another grim milestone with 900,000 COVID-19 deaths

Covid jabs become mandatory in 1st EU country

Biden grants nuclear sanctions relief to Iran

US reacts to partnership between Russia & China

Rina Amiri asks Taliban to stop unjust detention of Afghans

Single Bomber Carried Out Kabul Airport Attack, US Military Says

France to provide arms support to UAE amid devastating Saudi-led war

Malians storm capital in anti-French mass protest to celebrate envoy expulsion

New measures to prevent refugees reaching EU

Pence: ‘Trump is wrong. I had no right to overturn the election’

Russia to UK: Stop spreading ‘fake news’ about ‘imminent Russian aggression’ against Ukraine

Over 300 Media Outlets Shut Down in Past 6 Months

Calls Mount For Answers Over Missing Women Activists

Global impact of Islamic Revolution / Video

French ambassador leaves Mali as ‘Françafrique’ reels

Real Madrid’s double bid ends in shock loss to Athletic Bilbao

Washington, D.C. police keeps ’watch list’ of critics: Lawsuit

Winter storm wreaks havoc on central, Northeast US

Missouri GOP lawmaker pushes gun bill that would ‘make murder legal’: Prosecutors

Taliban plans to conduct census, need fund

UN can’t use its $135 million in Afghanistan bank: Al Dardari

We will continue our political struggle to achieve recognition: Amir Khan Motaqi

Palestinian artist, Kuwaiti inventor boycott Dubai’s Expo 2020 over UAE ties with Israel

Iran increases gas supply to Turkey, pipeline repairs postponed: Report

Russia shuts down German broadcaster’s operations after Berlin bans RT DE

BoE raises interest rates as inflation soars across UK

Washington Post: US claims Russia is preparing false flag op for Ukraine invasion

American think tank: Saudi Arabia facing unprecedented state of insecurity

Millions of Britons set to face soaring energy bills from April

Russia slams US troops deployment, says it escalates tensions in Europe

EU Must Not Recognize Govt While Afghan Women Restricted: VP

Afghanistan Faces “Tsunami of Hunger”: SIGAR

UN, Afghan Women Demand Answers Over More Missing Activists

Video/ US carrier deployment to UAE: Yemen war enters new phase

Biden reveals ISIS leader was ‘removed’ in recent US op in Syria

European nations remove Covid restrictions as Omicron fears dwindle

Drones flying over Mars could cause Saint Elmo’s fire, NASA says

NBA icon Rodman’s daughter ‘signs richest deal for US female footballer’

Attacks on Pakistan military bases kill four soldiers, 15 insurgents

Iran ready to reach ‘lasting, reliable’ agreement with P4+1 in Vienna: Iran FM

Russia slams growing US military buildup in Eastern Europe as ‘destructive’

Pneumonia cases soaring in Afghanistan, killing children: NGO

Pressure grows on UK PM Johnson as three more lawmakers call for him to quit

China to deliver ’safe and splendid’ Winter Olympics: President Xi

US diplomats, spies may have been hit by electromagnetic energy: Report

Moscow to target German media in Russia over ban on RT DE

Iran court hears evidence of terror ringleader’s ties to Saudi Arabia, Israel

US says Russian invasion of Ukraine no longer ‘imminent’ as it deploys more troops to Eastern Europe

12 migrants found frozen to death near Turkey-Greece border

UK vital industries ‘on cliff edge’ as workers shun jobs over low pay and poor conditions

In phone call with UAE FM, Amir-Abdollahian says Israel’s presence in region threat to all

‘US not finished with sanctions on Myanmar military’

Cost of living in Eurozone at all time high

Macron: UK ‘hypocrisy’ to blame for Channel migrant deaths

Trump’s Republican opponents outpace rivals in fundraising

U.S. advice to banks: OK to transfer aid money to Afghanistan

Afghan health system on brink of collapse due to sanctions

Iran’s biggest cinematic event, Fajr Film Festival, gets underway

White House: Republican call for deconfliction in Ukraine is ’parroting’ of Russian propaganda

US Army discharging troops who refuse COVID-19 vaccine

Putin and Johnson discuss NATO expansion, Ukraine

White House: Ukraine invasion no longer ‘imminent’

Record euro zone inflation piles pressure on ECB

Ten civilians killed in exchange of fire between Turkish forces, SDF in Syria’s Aleppo

CNN president steps down over illicit relationship with coworker

Putin says US trying to draw Russia into war over Ukraine

Landslide kills at least 24 in Ecuador’s capital, 12 still missing

Five killed in eastern Indian coal mine collapse

Fury over early release of Chicago officer convicted of Black teenager’s murder

French FM says no sign of Russia action in Ukraine

Taliban says it’s happy with former government’s media law

Taliban rejects claims of Afghan interference in Kazakhstan unrest

England beat Afghanistan to reach Under-19 Cricket World Cup final

Germany contributes US$140 million to support UNICEF in Afghanistan

Taliban affiliates not allowed entering entertainment parks with weapons: Spokesman

Qatar-Taliban agreed upon resuming evacuation from Kabul

European Parliament Gives Center Stage to Afghan Women

EU, UNAMA, Amnesty Intl Raise Concerns Over Detained Reporters

White House: Trump is ‘unfit’ to be US president

It is too early for India, Russia to recognize Taliban: Russian Deputy FM

Amir of Qatar and US Defense Minister discuss cooperation on Afghanistan

Minecraft NFT project founders disappear after making $1.2mn

Iran plans to move centrifuge parts production from Karaj to Isfahan, IAEA says

Arbery murder: US prosecutors reach plea deals with two white men facing hate-crime charges

African Union suspends Burkina Faso’s membership in wake of military coup

Man United suspends Greenwood following rape accusation

Moscow slams UK sanctions plan against Russian companies, vows retaliation if necessary

Iran says success of Vienna talks hinges on getting ‘right answer’ from West

US sanctions on Russia over Ukraine to impact global economies, says report

Yemeni forces conduct large-scale retaliatory strikes on Dubai, Abu Dhabi

UK businesses scale back pay plans despite higher inflation, Lloyds

Protests rage on in Germany, Czech Republic over COVID-19 restrictions

Future retaliatory strikes on UAE will be ‘more stinging’: Senior Yemeni military official

UK threatens sanctions on Kremlin-linked companies, people over Ukraine

Iran offers rare glimmer of hope as $100 oil looms

Joint Ministerial Committee Formed to Address Durand Line Issues

UN: Taliban killed scores of former govt

Turkish protesters condemn deadly Saudi raid on war-ravaged Yemen

Deadly landslides, flooding claim 18 lives in Brazil’s Sao Paulo

About 1,400 US flights canceled after winter storm in Northeast

Iran exposes unsympathetic European diplomats over fake human rights concerns

Panama renews bid to pass bill marking 1989 US invasion as ’mourning day’

Afghans Want Inclusive Govt, Women’s Rights: Karzai

Graham: Nominating Black woman to US Supreme Court would not be affirmative action

COVID-19 cases increase in Afghanistan: officials

Guterres calls for urgent cash injection into Afghan economy

Biden calls for Taliban to release US hostage before legitimacy recognized

China January factory activity growth slows, demand wanes as COVID surges

Egypt court sentences 10 members of Muslim Brotherhood to death

EU threatens to halt Nord Stream 2 & cut Russia off from SWIFT

Rafael Nadal roars back to beat Daniil Medvedev in Australian Open final and claim 21st Grand Slam title

Yellow Vests predict social chaos if Macron re-elected / Video

Video/ Saudi’s ruthless Jeddah evictions, demolitions

One killed in Sudan anti-coup protest as security forces crack down with tear gas, live rounds

Some Republican Senate candidates own stocks in Big Tech companies they’re slamming

Yemeni missile attack kills UAE-backed mercenaries, Daesh terrorists in Shabwah province

India says five suspected militants killed in overnight Kashmir clashes

Iran says March-December imports included $70mln worth of shipments from US

Thousands demonstrate against Germany’s COVID restrictions

NATO, UK say no plan for sending troops to Ukraine if Russia invades country

Hamas condemns Israeli president’s visit to UAE, as regime’s crimes against Palestinians continue

Iranian cmdr.: Iran, Russia, China marine drill proved regional countries can provide peace for people

Trump says he would pardon Jan. 6 protesters if he runs and wins

Iran, Russia to ditch dollar in bilateral trade

Report: 750 Daesh terrorists relocated in Syria

American woman leading female Daesh battalion in Syria on trial

Canadian PM moves to ‘undisclosed location’ as thousands protest in Ottawa

DR Congo court sentences 51 to death over 2017 murder of UN experts

Israeli president arrives in UAE amid Abu Dhabi’s escalation against Yemen

Report: Iraq arrest tied to Baghdad airport attack

North Korea tests longest-range missile since 2017 in message to US

Yemeni army downs US-made ScanEagle spy drone in Ma’rib province

Johnson: UK plans ‘major’ troop deployment in Europe as ‘clear message to Kremlin’

US cancels nominal military aid to Egypt over rights after massive arms sale

Top CIA, other US officials knew about anti-Maduro coup plots, key conspirator reveals

European Parliament to Host ‘Afghan Women Days’

2 Weeks to Decide Fate of Frozen Afghan Funds: US Judge

Teenager kills entire family while ‘under influence’ of PUBG online game

Afghan girls robotics team secure 2nd place in international competition

Pregnant foreign reporter asks Taliban for refuge after being rejected by home country

US state may make bitcoin legal tender

Arbery family in US files racial charges against son’s murderers

UAE withdraws its forces from Yemen’s Ma’rib

Thousands of Austrians protest against COVID measures, mandatory vaccination

Vienna sanctions removal talks entering ‘final stage’ as diplomats return to capitals

US House panel subpoenas those complicit in false electors’ scheme

UN urges transparent, independent probe into fatal Saudi airstrike on Yemen prison

Turkey’s Erdogan sacks statistics chief, justice minister after record inflation

Some Republican senators pushing Biden to stay out of Ukraine

Pentagon: ’It’s really unclear’ what Putin’s planning for Ukraine

Russian troops arrive in Belarus for joint military drills as Ukraine tensions simmer

Pakistan NSA Meets With Afghan Officials in Kabul

Afghan Civilian and Military Airports Resume Activities

Taliban Says Rioters Will Be Considered Enemies

Poverty in Afghanistan Two former soldiers are now begging

Dozens of UAE-backed mercenaries, Daesh terrorists dead in Yemeni missile strike on Shabwah

Pennsylvania court strikes down mail-in voting law in blow to democracy

Hacktivists attack Israeli CCTVs, military firm, release images

‘Killed by indifference’: Elderly man left dying from hypothermia on busy Paris street

Biden says to send troops after Ukraine asks West ’not to stir panic’

Chinese envoy to US warns of possible ’military conflict’ over Taipei

Majority of Americans want diplomacy, not war, with Russia: Poll

US warplanes carry out airstrikes in Syria’s Hasakah, hit residential buildings

West African bloc suspends Burkina Faso after military coup

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy urges West not to stir ‘panic’ over ‘imminent invasion’ by Russia

Protest over water, Iranian protestors attack Afghan vehicles

Starvation in Afghanistan, people sell children and body parts: WFP

Russian ready to mediate talks between Taliban and other Afghan fractions

Afghans Welcome Call to Freeze Assets of Corrupt Ex-Officials

Iran attaches great importance to enhanced ties with Latin America: FM

Low-income, well-off Britons face similar inflation rates, data shows

Bridge collapses in Pittsburgh just hours before Biden infrastructure visit

Maduro blasts opposition attempt at recall referendum as ’childish’ and ’major fail’

Biden administration briefs US banks on Russian sanctions: Report

Academic: Republicans preparing to stage an electoral coup in 2024

Global COVID-19 cases surpass 360.5 mln with death toll exceeding 5.62 mln: WHO

Former PM Theresa May blasts Johnson over partygate scandal

West ignored Russia’s key security concerns, Putin tells Macron

Iran resolved to reach ‘good, lasting, reliable’ agreement in Vienna: FM Amir-Abdollahian

US economy grows 6.9 pct annually in Q4 with dim outlook for Q1 /Video

Taliban working on comprehensive economic, educational plans: Mujahid

Defining inclusive government is not Intl-Community’s task, Afghans should do it: EU

Faced With Starvation, Afghans Sell Kidneys

Meeting of India’s Modi, 5 Central Asia PMs Addresses Afghanistan

Progress Made on Talks Over Kabul Airport With Qatar, Turkey

Pakistan NSA claims Afghan soil still being used against Pakistan

EU & UK planning massive sanctions against Russian gas

US bans telecom giant over spying concerns

Medvedev wins explosive grudge match to reach Australian Open final

Iran foreign minister sees ‘positive process’ at Vienna talks

UK minister: Pro-Palestinian ’from the river to the sea’ chanters could face prosecution

US advises citizens not to travel to UAE over Yemeni missile, drone attacks

Russia says not after war, Ukraine hails ’constructive talks’

joint European-US statement was issued after talks with the Taliban

Activists rally outside White House, urge Biden to ‘stop antagonizing Russia’

Rockets target military base housing US forces at Baghdad airport

‘Catastrophe on every level’: Trump loyalist Haley wants Biden to resign

UN chief: Afghanistan hanging by thread/ Video

US health agency has ’persistent deficiencies’ in its crisis response: Watchdog

Several purposes cited for North Korean missile tests

Afghanistan U19 qualify for Cricket World Cup Semi-Final

Uzbekistan-Sourced Power Cut Off Due to Technical Issues Abroad

Russia warns of NATO nuclear threat

Iran halts gasoil exports amid surge in demand in electricity sector

Mali tells France to keep ‘colonial reflexes’ to itself, stop meddling

Italian lawmakers fail to elect new president for fourth time amid political stalemate

Amir-Abdollahian: Increased military moves in region will intensify war in Yemen, region

Moscow: US, NATO fail to address Russia’s security concerns on Ukraine, more talks possible

Iran’s President Raeisi: Foreign presence in West Asia increases insecurity, concerns

China warns US over Ukraine, says Russia’s security concerns ‘should be taken seriously’

Intl Community Yet to Define ’Inclusive Govt’: Islamic Emirate

UN Calls for Investigation Into Missing Female Activists

U.N. chief tells Security Council: Afghanistan hanging by thread

UN announces new strategic framework to tackle Afghanistan crisis

Ansarullah warns: UAE won’t enjoy security if aggression on Yemen continues

Israeli regime enemy of humanity: President Raeisi tells Azeri defense minister

Boris Johnson keeps clinging to power, refuses to resign

Russia’s Northern Fleet holds military drills in Arctic region as tensions with West over Ukraine mount

US companies fret as Biden threatens devastating sanctions on Russia

Russia warns to take ’appropriate measures’ if West ignores security demands

UK says not ruling out sanctions on Russia’s Putin

US aims to recover crashed F-35 that fell into South China Sea before Beijing does

Croatia to recall all troops from NATO in case of Russia-Ukraine conflict

India to launch new shipping line to Iran’s Chabahar next month

Afghan women protest for release of Afghanistan’s frozen funds

Norwegian Official Calls for Girl’s Access to Education

Muttaqi: Oslo Talks Were Important for Extending Ties

Media Outlets Prevented From Holding Conference in Kabul

US positioning itself to take on threats and opportunities: Ned Price

Facebook deletes HispanTV page without explanation in new attack on free speech

US approves major arms sale to Egypt despite rights concerns

Russia accuses US of cultivating ’Russophobia’, says Ukraine ’flooded’ with weapons amid tensions

Canada residential school abuses: Indigenous group finds 93 unmarked graves

Accounts of Afghan embassy in US frozen by US banks

UNSC is all set to convene meeting on Afghanistan today

Afghanistan clinch ODI series against Netherlands 3-0

Biden says considering imposing direct sanctions on Putin

Dr. Fauci says Omicron-specific vaccine may not be needed

Iran mobile phone imports at $2.9bn in March-December: IRICA

British police investigate Downing Street lockdown parties as PM under pressure to resign

US judges reject Alabama redistricting map for violating Black voting rights

Removal of sanctions will open room for any deal: Raeisi

Third US plane loaded with arms lands in Kiev amid tensions with Russia

Kremlin: US escalating tensions over Ukraine, Russia eyes actions with great concern

Afghanistan connects Turkmenistan electricity after blackout in three central Asian countries

Women Submit Demands to Kabul Delegates, Intl Envoys

Former district police chief in Ghor gunned down

Afghan Girls Must Return to School in Spring: Karzai

ADB Approves $405M in Grants for Afghanistan

America: Nation building in Afghanistan did not work

UN asks Taliban to probe issue of missing Afghan women

Taliban praises Oslo talks as achievement

US further ratchets up tensions with Russia, puts 8,500 troops on ’higher-alert’

Promotion of relations with neighbors, Iran’s basic priority: FM Amir-Abdollahian

Biden weighs sending thousands of troops to Eastern Europe to counter Russia

Kremlin: West ups tensions with ‘hysteria’, risk of conflict in eastern Ukraine ‘very high’

NASA’s new space telescope nears destination in solar orbit

Vienna talks: Iran, P4+1 delegations discuss draft texts on guarantees, verification

Lebanon’s Hariri suspends role in politics, says will not run in upcoming election

Islamic Emirate Meets With Envoys of 7 Nations, EU in Oslo

“NRF” leaders may meet with Taliban in Moscow

66-year-old Chinese man turns balcony into ice rink to pass on sporting passion+ Video

Blood stained, bullet riddled vehicles of Burkina Faso presidential fleet+ Video

NBA: Golden State Warriors 94-92 Utah Jazz

Iran faces blackout risk

In dismissal of US pressures, Tehran says it never accepted preconditions for Vienna talks

NATO puts forces on standby, ramps up deployment amid Ukraine tensions

Russia slams freezing of Iran’s funds in South Korea as ‘piracy in action’

US drones killed tens of thousands of civilians under ‘war on terror’ pretext: Iran

UK’s Johnson faces make-or-break week with ’Partygate’ scandal report due

US threatens sweeping export controls against Russian industries

Five Americans found dead inside Wisconsin home during welfare check

Gun violence in Mexico: Second journalist shot dead in less than a week

Biden looks for way to win back deflated Black voters: Report

Yemeni army conducts fresh retaliatory missile strikes against UAE, Saudi Arabia

Heavy snowfall kills 42, destroyed over 2,000 houses across Afghanistan: officials

We have right to suppress dissidents and imprison protestors: Mujahid

Afghanistan win ODI series after beating Netherlands by 48 runs

Video shows US police holding Black teen facedown before his death

Iran agrifood exports at nearly $3.9bn in March-December

Armenian president resigns citing insufficient constitutional authorization

Burkina Faso denies army takeover after mutiny

Taliban delegation begins 1st day of Oslo talks with Afghan civil society

Trump’s JCPOA withdrawal ‘one of the dumbest, most dangerous’ foreign policy decisions: US senator

Blinken: US and European allies prepared to make a ‘united response’ against Russia

Video/ Shoddy US intelligence, or no regard for Afghan lives?

MSF says Saudi-led coalition has ‘no way to deny’ deadly bombing of Yemeni prison

Thousands of protesters clash with police in Belgian capital in protest against COVID restrictions

80 percent of Americans view domestic terrorism as a threat to US: poll

Ayatollah Khamenei: Jihad means striving to target enemy

UK threatens Russia with sanctions; US senator warns against ’sacrificing’ troops

US bid to form war coalition in tatters as Germany renounces arms for Ukraine

Turkish Charity pledges 80 tons of humanitarian aid to Afghanistan

UN, HRW Demand Inquiry Into Missing Female Activists

Ex-NSA Mohib Lists Causes for Republic’s Fall

Taliban delegation’s arrival in Oslo triggered protest

Afghan Exports Stalled By Lack of Air Transit: ACCI

Iran issues permit for transit of diesel to Afghanistan

Afghan U19 cricket team trounce Zimbabwe by 109 runs

Pakistan’s PM renews call for humanitarian aid for Afghanistan

Black Mississippi senators stage walkout during CRT vote

The Taliban foreign minister went to Norway

Blast in Herat Leaves 7 Dead, 9 Wounded

Ethiopia’s army plans to enter Tigray capital, ‘eliminate’ rebels: Top military official

In phone call with Erdogan, Raeisi says Iran eyes long-term strategic ties with Turkey

Facebook paid millions to US politicians for immunity

Vienna talks: Iran, EU, E3 discuss verifying, guaranteeing removal of sanctions

Glasgow pro-independence protesters PM Johnson to resign amid partygate scandal

Yemen tells foreign firms to leave UAE as toll from bombings rises

Afghans call for recognition of US drone attack in Kabul as war crime

Sanders denounces ‘rigged’ US economic, political system that rewards the rich

Slide to war? US, Baltic states send arms to Ukraine; Germany non-committal

US stocks fall again, sending Nasdaq nearer to dreaded ’bear’ market

Recognition Requires Respect for Human Rights: UN Chief

US has no specified schedule for recognition of Taliban: Special envoy

US lawmakers ask Joe Biden to unfreeze Afghanistan’s assets

Taliban deny arrest of female protestor in Kabul

Yemen’s Supreme Political Council: Saudi massacres will not go unpunished

Trucks lined up behind ports in UK due to border checks

Blinken threatens Russia with ‘swift, severe’ response

Iran resumes exporting gas to Turkey after short suspension

Iran, China, Russia conduct massive naval drill

China blasts ’hegemonic’ US missile sanctions

Russia says US vowed to provide response to demands of security guarantees ’next week’

NBA: Dallas Mavericks 101-109 Phoenix Suns

Russia Worried By Afghan Ethnic Strife

Taliban delegation led by Amir Khan Motaqi to visit Norway

Turkey, Qatar Reach Preliminary Agreement on Kabul Airport

Taliban: European Union Opens Embassy in Kabul

The departure of Boris Johnson is “in the national interest”

US in ‘weakest position’ due to resistance of nations, Raeisi tells Russia’s Duma

US Supreme Court spurns Trump bid to keep Capitol attack records secret

China reports first official oil imports from Iran in a year despite US bans

Iran, Russia FMs set to work on 20-year cooperation roadmap: Amir-Abdollahian

US Democrats fail in bid to pass voting rights bill as Senate holdouts defend filibuster

China warns away US warship in South China Sea

More than 1.2 million people died from drug-resistant infections in 2019: Study

Macron says EU must start direct talks with Russia

Kamalvandi: Iran, Russia set to boost strategic nuclear cooperation

Biden defends his first-year record, blames Republicans for refusal to work with him

US allows three NATO allies to send US-made missiles to Ukraine: Report

North Korea to resume nuclear and long-range missile tests

White House warns chip industry to be ready for potential Russia export curbs

Iran, P4+1 continue diplomatic efforts in Vienna to revive JCPOA

Biden admin. defends controversial Trump-era migration policy

EU Launches Projects in Afghanistan Worth €268M

Pakistan played major role in peace, stability of Afghanistan: Arif Alvi

ILO estimates underscore Afghanistan employment crisis

Video of mistaken U.S. drone strike on Kabul home made public

Is an all-out Russia-Ukraine war about to break out?

Biden must give Putin ‘bloody nose’ if Russia invades Ukraine – US senators

France calls for new ’European order’

Bill Gates warns of worse pandemics in future

Moldova declares state of emergency

Brzezinski becomes US ambassador to Poland

Biden meets with Senate hawks leading US smear campaign against Russia

UN Security Council’s inaction has emboldened Israeli regime: Iran

More than two-thirds of voters see US on wrong track as Biden marks one year in office: Poll

UN’s Bachelet Asks ’All States’ to Support Afghan Human Rights

Six people including Taliban local commander killed in gunfire

UN to Ask $8 Billion From Donors for Afghan Crisis: Lyons

EU launches humanitarian projects in Afghanistan worth over $300 million

NASA warns that Russia module may be isolated from rest of space station

US warns about nukes in Belarus

Russian troop movement into Belarus shows Moscow could launch attack on Ukraine ‘at any point’ – State Department

Blinken says won’t give formal response to Russia’s Ukraine crisis proposals

Water released by Afghanistan definitely aimed at Iran: Governor

Maduro says to visit Damascus soon, ready to contribute to Syria reconstruction

No hindrance in way of improvement of Iran-Russia ties: Pres. Raeisi tells Putin in Moscow

US confirms giving $200mn in military aid to Ukraine amid Russia row

Tesla investors demand billions from Elon Musk

Over $250 million of counterfeit HIV treatments sold

Trump Organization accused of fraud

Serb who vowed to ‘avenge’ Djokovic wins again at Australian Open

Texas rejects hundreds of mail ballot applications under new voting limits

Water crisis looms for tsunami-hit Tonga, New Zealand help on the way

EU calls on Israel to end detention without charge of critically-ill Palestinian teenager

UK inflation soars to highest level in almost 30 years

UK’s PM faces major leadership threat with no-confidence vote

WHO warns COVID pandemic could continue amid vaccine inequalities

Russia says no new talks on Ukraine until West responds to demands

Iran, Russia redoubling efforts to nullify Western sanctions, cement trade ties: Amir-Abdollahian

Saudi-led warplanes intensify airstrikes against Yemeni capital

Jan. 6 panel subpoenas Giuliani, other pro-Trump lawyers over Capitol riot

Taliban to convene Economic Conference in Kabul

Sarajudin Haqqani asks Taliban commanders not to seek revenge on previous officers

US unlikely to return Afghan helicopters parked in Tajikistan, Uzbekistan: Kirby

Rescuers searching for survivors after deadly Afghan quakes

’Russia-bashing is a bi-partisan activity in Washington: Ron Paul

Taliban asks Norway to take lead in recognition

Minister Orders Police to Stop Unauthorized Operations

Germany reveals when it will run out of gas

Earth’s core cooling faster than expected

Microsoft buying Activision Blizzard in all-time record deal

One of the most expensive properties for sale in ‘auction of the century’

Blinken traveling to Ukraine riding US propaganda campaign vs Russia

CIA chief secretly visited Ukraine amid rising tensions with Russia: Report

China urges US to stop its discriminatory acts, political manipulation on China as soon as possible: Spokesman

US Democrats to start voting rights debate despite low chances of passing legislation

Italian Serie A: Spezia 2-1 AC Milan

UK contributes £1 million to support Afghan refugees in Iran

Tributes paid to Real Madrid icon who recorded unique feat

Bitcoin may drop as crypto bubble pops – analyst

Modi calls world to arms against crypto

Russia evacuating embassy in Ukraine

Canada deploys special forces to Ukraine

European Parliament elects first female president in 20 years

Crude oil prices hit record highs after Yemeni retaliatory attacks on UAE

UK’s Johnson accused by ex-aide of lying about lockdown parties

French presidential candidate calls migrant children ’thieves’, ’rapists’

Remembering Martin Luther King: ‘Dream’ shattered by US slide into anarchy

UK lawmakers vote against government plan to suppress protests

Indonesia passes law to relocate capital to remote Borneo

US airline CEOs warn 5G could ground some planes, wreak havoc

Entire family killed in ferocious Saudi bombing after Yemen hits UAE

Pakistan fired 21 rockets towards Afghanistan

Magnitude 5.6 quake hits western Afghanistan, killing more than 20

media and journalists in Afghanistan have lost their independence

Top US general Milley tests positive for COVID-19

Etihad suspends flights to Saudi Medina for over 2 months after Houthi attacks

Seven protesters killed as Sudan security forces clash with protesters

US ‘war party’ to visit Ukraine, defend against ‘Russian invasion’

Biden and allies worry about impeachment, probes after midterms: Report

Former female Afghan minister talks about ‘sexual assaults’ and ‘corruption’ in the Palace

Women in Kabul ask Taliban to reopen women’s ministry

Taliban locates arsenals of commander Alipoor

Lack of access to information may lead to closure of media in Afghanistan: survey

Pakistani NSA to Visit Kabul Tuesday

UN: Taliban Trying to Erase Women From Public Life

Women Protestors in Kabul Urge US to Release Bank Assets

Afghanistan unable to detect omicron variant: health ministry

Islamic Emirate Deploys Around 2,500 Troops to Sar-e-Pul

Sudanese doctors hold rally to protest violent attacks by security forces against medical personnel

Half of Americans in new poll say they’re ’frustrated’ with Biden’s presidency

Gunmen raid village in Nigeria’s northwest, kill at least 50

World Bank revises up Iran’s 2021 GDP growth rate by 1% to 3.1%

Scientists expect more worrisome variants after Omicron

Early warning American military systems warned North Korea missile could strike US: Report

Muttaqi Discusses Major Projects with Turkmen Officials

95% Afghan journalists cannot cover stories independently: polling

Kabul Protest Spotlights Recent Killing of 2 Women

Detained Islamic Emirate Commander Brought to Kabul

Taliban finalizes plan to collect Zakat and Usher

US revenging Afghans by imposing economic sanctions: Chinese envoy to Kabul

China blasts US sanctions on Iran with launch of strategic partnership

Japan issues tsunami warning after major volcanic eruption

Russians arrest US citizen over pedophilia claims

Russia denies claim it is responsible for gas crisis in Europe

Mike Pence slams ’power grab’ of US Democrats

Italy reports 180,426 coronavirus cases, 308 deaths

UN says ‘deeply concerned’ over growing hate speech in Bosnia, Serbia

Prosecutors say Kazakhstan unrest has left ‘225 people dead’

‘Kill the Bill’: Thousands rally across UK against ’draconian crackdown’ on protests

Anti-vax protesters rally across Europe against mandatory measures

China filling US-created vacuum in Middle East: Washington-based daily

Child hospitalizations reach record high in US, UK

Canadian FM to visit Ukraine, vows support amid tensions with Russia

Former White House advisor pleads guilty to wire fraud

US Congress targets Chinese rare earths imports

Pakistan: Final Durand Line Fencing Completed

Hanafi: Afghans Who Can Pay Taxes Should Support Nation

Karzai: There is no need for foreign manpower in Afghanistan:

UK PM draws up plan for officials to quit over partygate to keep job

Massive looting reported in California railways after Covid-induced poverty

US Representatives Demand Report on Equipment Left in Afghanistan

Taliban: Afghanistan not need foreigners from any country

Underwater volcano eruption triggers tsunami warning in South Pacific

US threatens referring Russia to Security Council, claims ’false flag’ operation

US official says Russia arrested Colonial Pipeline hacker

North Korea confirms firing two railway-borne tactical guided missiles

US focused on supporting individuals of Afghanistan: Blinken

Pakistan’s PM Orders Skilled Personnel Be Sent to Afghanistan

Young Girl Shot, Killed at Checkpoint in Kabul

Demise of a vote based system in Afghanistan, we acquired ethnic conflicts:Taliban representative

Taliban invites UN’s request for delivering Afghanistan’s assets

ATM to get operational in Afghanistan, first time after Taliban return

UN Chief: Rules ’Must Be Suspended’ for Funds to Reach Afghans

Film industry professionals rally behind Emma Watson in support of her Palestine solidarity post

Iran, Syria to set up joint bank and free trade zones: Minister

US envoy in Europe: ’Drumbeat of war is sounding loud’

Iran’s IRGC Ground Force holds largest ever combined military drill in southeast

France eases Covid travel restrictions for British tourists

Djokovic named in ’temporary’ Australian Open draw as visa row rages on

IRGC commander: Iran successfully tests its first satellite carrier operating on solid fuel

8th round of Vienna talks continue in Austrian capital as Iran says no to interim agreement

Russia: Talks on Ukraine at ‘dead end’, US sanctions on Putin mean severing relations

Graham says McConnell must make amends with Trump to be Republican leader

Video/ Hundreds took to the streets after the arrest of an Uzbek Taliban commander

UK PM Johnson apologizes for attending Downing Street party during lockdown

US veterans getting brain cancer and struggling to get benefits: Report

Democrats decry Biden’s poor Omicron response, say nation at ’crossroads’

NATO chief warns of ‘real risk’ of war as talks with Russia end

GOP leader dubs Jan. 6 riot probe committee as ‘illegitimate’, refuses cooperation

French teachers’ unions call for strike as government eases COVID protocols

Struggling with recruitment, US Army offers largest enlistment bonus ever

Top Republican blasts Biden’s speech as ‘incoherent’ and ‘unpresidential’

58% of Americans believe US democracy in danger of collapse: Poll

Privileges of Afghan Women, Girls ’Enduring an onslaught’: UN

half Factories Have Stop Functioning as Markets Drop

We will make earning Ph.D. and Master’s degrees possible in Afghanistan: Haqqani

Uzbekistan restores electricity to Afghanistan after fixing power plant problem

Rashid Khan ends BBL in style with 6 wickets for Adelaide Strikers

Djokovic back at Melbourne Park for practice session, visa still in doubt

‘US ill-treatment of its spies not an exception, but a rule’

Iran central bank to launch digital currency on pilot basis

Deadly clashes erupt again at Armenia-Azerbaijan border

Gaffe Machine: Internet cracks up as Biden again calls his VP ’President Harris’

US Democrats unveil new Russia sanctions bill amid soaring tensions: Report

China blocks dozens of flights arriving from US due to surge of Omicron in America

Guantanamo: 20 years of US torture

Iran urges US to repatriate all Achaemenid tablets

US Sen. Rand Paul driving violent threats against me: Fauci says

US permits import of Myanmar teak despite purported sanctions

UK’s support for Al Khalifa under scrutiny: MPs plan probe

Kazakhstan says Russian-led troops will start leaving in two days

Low housing, high inflation spell election issues in France

Biden calls for changing Senate rules to allow voting bills to pass

India COVID cases skyrocket ahead of key state elections

North Korea confirms new hypersonic missile launch overseen by Kim

Close Guantanamo and end 20 years of ‘lawlessness and cruelty’: US Muslim lawmaker

2 Taliban Force Members Injured in Kabul Blast

UN distributes ‘winterization’ kits to Afghans in need

US’s West Talked With Karzai, Abdullah on Afghan Issues

US pledges another $308 million in humanitarian aid to Afghans

I didn’t feel like being in prison while in Taliban’s detention: Afghan university professor

Over 50% of Europeans on track to contracting Omicron: WHO

Top US universities accused of illegally limiting financial aid

China warns against hasty judgments about North Korea’s reported missile test

Two experts warn US: ‘Sanctions don’t work on Russia’

#BareShelvesBiden trends on Twitter as US shoppers encounter food shortages

UK’s PM Johnson faces fresh pressure over lockdown party

Kremlin says no room for optimism about US talks over Ukraine

Iran ready to bolster interactions with regional states: FM Amir-Abdollahian

Resistance Front Proposed Transitional Govt to Islamic Emirate

Acting Defense Minister Calls for Aircraft to Be Returned

Afghan Women Protest Over New Restrictions

Taiwanese F-16 fighter jet vanishes

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi gets four more years in prison

Ex-special envoy says US policy ’disaster’ for Haitians

US senators say sanctions on Nord Stream 2 could harm relations with Germany

NBA: Detroit Pistons 126-116 Utah Jazz

UK subsidiary of Israeli arms firm Elbit forced to shut its Oldham factory

US meddling in Kazakhstan aimed at undermining China’s BRI project

Iranian general: US biggest state sponsor of terror, source of insecurity worldwide

Nicaragua’s Ortega sworn in for fourth term as US, EU impose sanctions

China’s imports of Iranian oil hit record since 2018 sanctions

US judge questions judge Trump’s actions during his speech on January 6

Hundreds left homeless as fire engulfs over 100 houses in Chile

Dozens of UAE-, Saudi-backed militants killed in Yemeni missile strike in Shabwah province: Report

Ambulance delays, staff shortage hits Canada’s public services amid COVID-19 surge

Emotional scenes at funeral for teenager killed by Los Angeles police

US reports 1.35 million COVID-19 cases in a day, shattering global record

Thousands in Germany protest government’s anti-COVID measures

In a first, man gets heart transplant from genetically altered pig

Kazakhstan detains almost 10,000 over ’foreign-backed’ deadly unrest

Welsh police refuse to release bodycam footage to bereaved family of dead black man

Japan, S Korea say Pyongyang conducts second suspected missile test in less than week

Republican senator hits back at Trump, saying he ’lost the 2020 election’

Former Israeli premier says notion of destroying Iran’s nuclear capabilities mere ‘nonsense’

UN launches ‘biggest ever appeal for single country’ of $4.4 billion for Afghanistan

Nearly 80% of Afghan journalists changed their profession to survive

Muttaqi: Afghanistan Seeks Good Relations With World

China calls on US to lift economic sanctions on Afghanistan

7 TAPI Project Agreements to Be Signed Soon: Officials

With change in Fiscal year, Taliban passes budget for fiscal year 1401

US tells Russia NATO won’t stop expanding

Report: Pakistani Taliban’s spokesman killed in Afghanistan

Dakar rally: Ekstrom wins Stage 9, Al-Attiyah remains leader

Video/ Kenyan vice president launches official campaign ahead of August election

Russian deputy FM: No progress made on Ukraine’s NATO membership in US talks

UN initiates talks to resolve post-coup crisis in Sudan

US threatens Russia with ‘financial sanctions’ and other ’costs’ over Ukraine after Geneva talks

On Ortega’s inauguration day, US, EU hit Nicaraguan officials with sanctions

Intensive sanctions removal talks between Iran, P4+1 delegates underway in Vienna

Open door may have contributed to death toll in New York fire, mayor says

video/ Floods kill 10, leave hundreds homeless in Eastern Cape

Video/ Russia high level talks with Ukraine and NATO

Iran FM: Yemen’s future must be determined by nation itself through intra-Yemeni talks

Trump blasts GOP senator who called 2020 election ’fair’

US, Russia hold high-stake talks on Ukraine as NATO warns of ‘severe costs’ if Ukraine attacked

Syria’s exclusion from Arab League ‘disgraceful’ for all Arabs, senior Fatah official says

In surprising decision, Saudi English-language daily appoints rabbi as regular columnist

NBA: Houston Rockets 123-141 Minnesota Timberwolves

Iran sees no limits to establishing cordial ties with neighbors: FM Amir-Abdollahian

Explosion kills 9 minors and wounded four more in eastern Afghanistan

Afghan ambassador to China steps down

Kabul Women Write Protest Slogans on City Walls at Night +Video

Explosion kills 9 minors and wounded four more in eastern Afghanistan

Muttaqi Meets Ismail Khan, Ahmad Massoud in Tehran

US bases in Japan to come under tighter COVID-19 controls

Under sanctions, Iran, Russia ties evolve into strategic partnership

Putin says Russia-led alliance will foil foreign plots to stoke unrest in Kazakhstan

Overwhelmed by COVID-19, UK gov’t turns to private companies for help

Tehran-Muscat relations ‘long-lasting, sustainable’, says Iranian foreign minister

Britain puts private health firms on high alert as Omicron threatens NHS

Tehran seeking ‘lasting, dependable agreement’ out of Vienna talks: Foreign Ministry spokesman

Omicron overwhelms hospitals in early hit cities across US

’Freedom, freedom’: Anti-vaccine protesters rally across Europe

Djokovic wins Australia visa case, judge orders his release

Rights group voices concern over ‘enforced disappearance’ under MBS in Saudi Arabia

Fire in NYC building leaves 19 people dead, including nine children

NATO ’prepared for the worst’ amid tensions with Russia, says alliance chief

US House top Dem. steps up attack on GOP: Legislative continuation of Jan. 6

Taliban stuck banners across Kabul to recommend hijab for women

Passport Issuance will resume soon in Kabul

Amir Khan Motaqi meets Ahmad Masoud and Ismail Khan in Iran

Baby lost in Kabul airlift reunited with family

Fire tears through Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh, leaves thousands homeless

German SPD official defends pro-Nord Stream 2 policy

One man killed as Sudan security forces attack thousands of anti-coup protesters

US seeks to sow discord between Afghanistan, its neighbors: Iranian foreign minister

Al-Quds church leader: Israeli extremists threaten Christian presence in city

Parties to Vienna talks can reach good agreement in shortest time if there is serious will: Iran

Iraqi lawmakers elect Mohammed al-Halbousi as speaker in new parliament’s first meeting

US federal agencies to take disciplinary action against unvaccinated employees

Millions of Afghan Children At Risk: Save the Children

Informed source: Rai al-Youm report on two-year agreement in Vienna totally incorrect

Kazakhstan says situation stabilized, president firmly in charge after deadly unrest over fuel price

Iran’s lead negotiator, E3 delegates, JCPOA Joint Commission coordinator meet in Vienna

Advocates frustrated with Biden’s foot-dragging on Guantanamo closure

Afghanistan’s embassy to act within limits of 1961 Vienna Convention: Iran Foreign Ministry spokesman

Iran resolute on developing all-out relations with Turkmenistan: President Raeisi

Detention of Professor Faizullah Jalal Sparks Reactions

UN Official: Dialogue With Islamic Emirate ’Important’

Afghanistan’s FM meets Iranian counterpart in Tehran

Video/ Is Kazakhstan victim of foreign interference?

‘Disappointed’ by US signals, Russia rules out concession in talks over Ukraine

UK still ready to trigger Article 16 in EU-Northern Ireland row: Truss

Turkmenistan plans to extinguish vast gas crater fire dubbed ‘Gateway to hell’

Brazil cliff collapse kills at least seven+Video

PM Johnson sorrows over ‘terrible toll’ as UK tops 150,000 COVID deaths

Jan. 6 committee will ask Mike Pence to answer questions: Chair says

Armed gangs kill 200 people in northwest Nigeria after military strikes

Saudi princess, daughter released after almost 3 years in jail

Chinese immigrant attacked in NYC dies months later

Ayatollah Khamenei: Soleimani’s martyrdom backfired on US, exposed Iran’s glory

US says it has no plans to deploy missiles in Ukraine ahead of Russia talks

Omicron surge pushes US COVID hospitalizations toward record high

Turkmenistan delegation visiting Kabul to assess TAPI

Taliban delegation visiting Iran, will discuss politics and economy

Iran being paid for crude exports, shipments rising: NIOC chief

US banking firm Citigroup to fire unvaccinated employees this month

Iran, P4+1 countries are resolving outstanding issues in Vienna talks: Iranian top negotiator

Iran ready for 10-fold increase in gas swap from Turkmenistan: Minister

Both Republican and Democratic parties are funded by corporations: Analyst

US panel probes Trump over potential criminal conspiracy to stop Biden’s certification

UN launches political process in Sudan to end months-long crisis triggered by military coup

Putin, Kazakh president discuss steps ‘to restore order’

As spending bill stalls, Biden climate goals remain elusive

Hospitalisations surge for unvaccinated American children

Delegates Leave Kabul for Tehran

TAPI Pipeline Project to Resume Soon: Officials

Abdul Hadi Safi Wounded by Unknown Gunmen

At least 21 dead, hundreds stranded in Pakistan snowstorm

UAE’s Western-style weekend switch rattles Emiratis

Egypt releases activist Ramy Shaath after forcing him to renounce nationality

US states face threat of violent insurrection: ex-homeland security chief

Israeli killed as East and West square up in Kazakhstan

Mystery on Moon’s dark side solved

Kazakhstan arrests ex-national security chief for treason

Conservative Supreme Court justices skeptical of Biden’s vaccine policy for businesses

India’s new COVID-19 cases hit seven-month high of 141,986

Ex-president Jimmy Carter: US ’at genuine risk of civil conflict’

Three white men sentenced to life in prison for killing Black jogger Ahmaud Arbery

UAE activist subjected to reprisal for exposing abuses in prison: Rights groups

Overwhelmed by Omicron surge, US hospitals delay surgeries

Blinken threatens Russia with ‘massive consequences’ over Ukraine

Afghanistan’s 90% health centers may shut down by the end of 2022: IRC

Afghan-Pak territorial conflicts, Pakistani NSA to visit Kabul

Mullah Baradar Urges World to Help Afghans

Over 2,500 Taliban affiliates dissociated over misdemeanor

Taliban weed about to attract millions in foreign investment

Father of Kazakh hip-hop, shot dead

New symptom of Omicron in young children revealed

Digital yuan given green light by Chinese tech giant

Djokovic breaks silence on Australia debacle

Britain calls in military to help with hospital COVID staffing crunch

US not scaling back troop deployments and military exercises in Eastern Europe: White House

2022 Dakar Rally: Terranova wins stage 6, drama for Loeb

Trump: Democrats and media driving America into the ground

UK’s Johnson under fresh criticism after text messages with Conservative donor emerges

Iran reports lowest COVID-related daily deaths in almost 2 years

Iran remains ready for bilateral talks on 2020 Ukrainian plane incident: Foreign Ministry

India’s COVID-19 cases set for new highs as Omicron spreads

Taliban appeal for humanitarian aid ’without political bias’

Britons protest against ‘racist’ nationality bill outside parliament

Academic: Biden is trying to figure out what exactly Putin wants

NBA: New Orleans Pelicans 101-96 Golden State Warriors

UK NHS staff absences hit record high, data shows

Constitutional order mostly restored in Kazakhstan, says president

France strikes positive tone on Vienna talks, says deal within reach

Seasoned US, Russia diplomats to tackle Ukraine tensions in Geneva

WFP asks for $2.6 billion to feed Afghans in 2022

Pakistan’s National Security Advisor to Visit Kabul

We prevent economic collapse in Afghanistan: Taliban’s FM

Baradar directs relief assistance for flood-affected people in Afghanistan

Taliban is concerned about unrest in Kazakhstan: Foreign Ministry

Calling Omicron mild a mistake, warns WHO

Democrats quietly explore barring Trump from office over Capitol attack

IRGC Quds force cmdr.: US will leave Iraq with more humiliation than what it suffered in Afghanistan

Video / Reports say 18 Kazakh police killed, over 700 others wounded in unrest

US insurrection anniversary highlights threat of domestic terrorism

Reports say 18 Kazakh police killed, over 700 others wounded in unrest

Losses from flash floods in south Iran estimated at nearly $180 mln: Reports

Iran FM: In Vienna, we seek guarantees that new sanctions won’t be imposed

Trump: Biden’s ’political theater’ a distraction from failed presidency

At least three people killed as Sudan security forces attack thousands of anti-coup protesters

UK threatens Russia with ‘massive consequences’, financial sanctions if Ukraine invaded

Durand Line Fencing 94% Completed: Pakistan

Prison review board releases 50 ‘innocent’ prisoners in Kandahar

Biden calls Trump threat to American democracy on anniversary of Capitol attack

Video / US insurrection anniversary highlights domestic terrorism

Eight children, four adults killed in early-morning Philadelphia apartment fire

Japan, Australia ink defense, security pact

French parliament approves Macron’s new ‘vaccine pass’

Capitol riot anniv.: Biden to call out Trump’s ’singular responsibility’ for carnage

Kazakhstan unrest: Dozens killed, about 2,000 arrested as protesters clash with police in Almaty

Google hit with €150mn French fine for cookie breaches

Iran urges dialog, peaceful settlement of issues in unrest-hit Kazakhstan

Omicron wreaking disruption on US economy, 4th stimulus checks not expected

Venezuela rejects dialogue with opposition under US pressure

US, Israel blocking elimination of chemical weapons worldwide: Iran

Biden admin. keeps 22K people in ICE jails amid COVID surge

Japan calls on US to impose restrictions on US troops after virus surge

North Korea says successfully test-fired hypersonic missile

UK’s stalling economy blamed on inflation and product shortages

Young Palestinian man shot dead by Israeli forces in Nablus

Warren: Some Republicans ’exploiting every possible avenue’ to maintain power

Vienna talks positive, forward-moving: Iran’s chief negotiator

Heavy snowfall kills 11, wounded 23 across Afghanistan

Do not violate people’s personal privacy: Taliban rank-and-file

International community must coordinate humanitarian aids with Taliban: spokesperson

Gun battles in Kazakh city after govt begins ‘counter-terrorist’ op – reports

US denies role in Kazakhstan uprising

Kazakh president asks Russia-led bloc for military help

Twitter to hunt for ‘harmful content’ on Jan 6

Pandemic babies may have slight development lag – study

Wall Street bank predicts end of gold era

Soldier killed by deer at presidential palace

Messi already back in Paris after Covid recovery

Tracking Britain’s Role in West Asia Crises as Queen Rewards Blair with "Knighthood"

Kazakhstan’s president vows ‘tough’ response to unrest

Daily COVID-19 cases in US up 98% from last week as Omicron rages on

news headlines: Kazakhstan protests/ In honor of Soleimani/ Saudi Yemen blockade

Iran reports lowest unemployment rate in 25 years at 8.9%

Russia warns against outside meddling in Kazakhstan, urges dialogue

Democrats seek political dividends from Jan. 6 riot, says former FBI agent

US condemns North Korea’s suspected ‘missile launch’, calls for talks

UK defense ministry ’fails troops, wastes taxpayers money,’ Labour says

It is time for world to recognize Taliban: Deputy FM

Islamic Emirate: No More Fencing Allowed on Durand Line

German FM to urge Russia dialogue during US visit

Taiwan air force stages drill amid tensions with China

Soleimani rushed to Iraq’s aid against Daesh at critical time: President Salih

US snowstorm strands drivers for 24 hours or more

Japan’s Okinawa considers COVID emergency amid virus spread from US base

South Korean team in Vienna for talks on debt to Iran

Trump cancels Jan. 6 news conference amid GOP complaints

Taliban announces state of emergency over heavy snow and rainfall

UN collects $1.5 billion to address Afghanistan’s humanitarian crisis

First Afghan babies of 2022 born at Khost maternity hospital

Government resigns amid mass protests in Kazakhstan

George Floyd’s 4yo niece shot

Saudi-led coalition kills five people, injures two children in massive raids across Yemen

Backlash after Macron says his COVID strategy aims to ‘annoy’ the unvaccinated

North fires possible ballistic missile: South Korea, Japan

Biden could be impeached if GOP wins the House in 2022 midterms, Republican senator suggests

Perpetrators behind Soleimani’s assassination won’t be safe: Quds Force cmdr.

Extremist groups continue to ‘metastasize and recruit’ after Capitol riot: Study

Kabul hoping to resolve border issues with Pakistan through dialogue

Taliban free 40 inmates from Kandahar prison

State of emergency declared as protesters set police cars on fire (VIDEOS)

How fuel prices hike turned into burning police cars in Kazakhstan

President appeals to protesters amid mass unrest in Kazakhstan (VIDEOS)

Manchin on Biden’s $1.75 trillion bill: ’No negotiation going on’

600,000 Britons demand removal of Blair’s knighthood because of his role in war crimes

Iran imposes fresh cap on foreign cash for outbound passengers

Americans quit their jobs at record pace

CDC says Pfizer-jabbed should get booster even sooner now

UK vaccine watchdog boss explains who needs Covid booster jabs

Police officers stung by bees during protest

Ex-NASA head explains what could make Mars and Venus habitable

French government left embarrassed after ’vaccine pass’ bill suspended

Iran, P4+1 continue sanctions removal talks in Vienna

Kremlin : Putin wasn’t wearing ’bulletproof vest’

US sets grim COVID record with 1 million daily cases

NATO chief seeks to convene meeting with Russia amid tensions

China rejects US claims on arsenal as ‘untrue,’ vows to continue modernization

Sudan hit by mass protests after prime minister’s resignation

Taliban deny skirmish with Turkmenistan’s border guards

400 people died in US in first 4 days of 2022: Gun Violence Archive

NBA: Memphis Grizzlies 118-104 Brooklyn Nets

China urges Russia, US to take steps on nuclear disarmament

Iran, resistance front flag-bearer of new regional geopolitics: Ex-IRGC chief

Record number of migrants crossed English Channel in 2021: Report

Millions in Afghanistan staring at death, starvation amid harsh winter, US sanctions

Japan irked at US military’s failure to contain spread of Omicron variant

COVID-19 infections spiking in US Capitol

‘Artificial Sun’ hits record temperature

Tesla slammed for ‘supporting genocide’

New highly mutated Covid strain discovered

Haitian PM shot at by armed ‘bandits and terrorists’

Assange offered asylum just across US border

Apple sets new global record

Man sets self on fire while screaming ‘No vax ID!’

Trump children not to comply subpoenas from NY AG

US judge blocks Pentagon from punishing Navy SEALs who refused COVID-19 vaccine

Global Omicron surge drives cases to record highs in dozens of countries

At least 23 killed in fighting between rebel groups in north Colombia

Trump blasts ’low-life Twitter and Facebook’ as ‘a disgrace to democracy’

We didn’t plan to assassinate Ashraf Ghani: Baradar

Pakistan won’t stop erecting fences on Durand Line: Qureshi

Taliban to include suicide bombers in their army

IOM Raises Alarm About Millions of Displaced Afghans

Afghan woman dies from the cold along Iran-Turkey border

Uzbek-Afghanistan border guards engage in armed conflict

Neighbor Countries Yet to Hand Over Afghan Aircraft

Brazilian President Bolsonaro hospitalized

Bitcoin predicted to hit $100k

Telecom giants reject calls to halt 5G rollout

US bank to pay $60mn for exposing personal data

5 Syrian army personnel killed, 20 injured in Daesh attack in eastern Syria

US may slide into ’far-right dictatorship’ by 2030, warns Canadian academic

Gen. Soleimani’s daughter renews vow to avenge father’s assassination+ Video

’Structural Racism’: More than half of UK’s black children live in poverty, says survey

Vienna talks, round eight, to resume after New Year recess

Iran urges UN Security Council to hold US, Israel accountable for Gen. Soleimani assassination

US Defense Secretary Austin tests positive for COVID-19

US will ‘respond decisively’ if Russia invades Ukraine, Biden tells Zelensky

Iran says identified 125 individuals, mostly Americans, involved in Gen. Soleimani assassination

’Unhappy people get sick’: Thousands protest lockdown measures in Amsterdam

Jan. 6 committee looking at issuing subpoenas to Republican lawmakers: Chairman

Sudan’s PM Hamdok resigns, warns the country is ’sliding towards disaster’

Israeli nuclear facility appears blown up on defaced Jerusalem Post website

SIGAR Reacts to Restrictions on Afghan Women

Taliban close women baths in northern Afghanistan

Disney & Boeing among worst stocks of 2021

Turkish lira just had its worst year in 2 decades

Countries accelerate shift away from US dollar

Lionel Messi has tested positive for Covid-19

Emboldened by Biden’s faltering agenda, Republicans hope to recover lost ground in 2022

Report: 10,000 UK war veterans in Iraq discharged due to mental scars

Europe tops 100 million COVID-19 cases amid scaled-down New Year festivities

France bans plastic packaging for fruit and vegetables

Taliban deny release of suicide attacker on Kabul Airport

Report Shows Massive Gain of Contractors in Afghan War

Afghan, Chinese officials hold first virtual working meeting on bilateral ties

Taliban’s interim government led to security in Afghanistan and region: Suhail Shaheen

People protest in Kabul against US sanctions on Afghanistan

Cut in foreign aid proving a challenge for Afghan health sector

Recognition is not our need, it is international community’s need: Taliban spokesman

Mixing Pfizer, AstraZ COVID-19 shots with Moderna gives better immune response: UK study

2021 ends as Chicago’s deadliest year in a quarter century

India to fully deploy 1st regiment of S-400 missile system next month

Iran’s SCI reports 4.2% economic growth for July-September quarter

Country bans unvaccinated from leaving it

City descends into violence & chaos on New Year’s Eve

EU proposes green label for nuclear & gas

Oil records biggest annual gains in 12 years

US magazine: Iran much better armed, more influential than any time in modern history

Ex-UK PM Blair to receive top knighthood despite his alleged war crimes

Looking Back: The Afghan Economic Situation in 2021

28,500 Children Killed in Past 16 Years in Afghanistan: UNICEF

Indian-administered Kashmir witnessed endless violence in 2021

Retired general warns US military could lead coup after 2024 election

American philosopher: Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi a true philosopher

UK faces food supply cuts as new customs rules come into effect

Kim vows to resolve economic crisis, improve people’s standard of living

Two years on: The planted seed is sprouting

US embassies refuse to process applications from 300,000 Americans wishing to renounce citizenship

US moving towards fascism, racing to precipice: Chomsky

China officially reopens embassy in Nicaragua after Taipei ties cut

12 dead in stampede at religious shrine in India

Bernie Sanders asks Warren Buffett to pay his workers better

Trump-appointed McWilliams resigns as US FDIC chair after power struggle

Biden threatens Putin with ’severe sanctions’ over Ukraine

Man sells ten-year-old daughter in western Afghanistan to feed family

45 journalists and media staff killed in work-related incidents during 2021: IFJ

Canada to take in female Afghan judges from Greece

India providing Afghanistan with one million doses of COVID-19 vaccines

China’s ’man-made sun’ sets new world record

Video/ 2021: The year in review

Omicron sending children to hospital in record numbers in US

Raeisi says a decent global system needs rationality, justice, spirituality

France culls over 600,000 poultry in new bird flu outbreak

Taliban prevent fences erection by Pakistan in Nimroz

2021: A Difficult, Historic Year for Afghanistan

Russia may be forced to ‘eliminate unacceptable threats’: Lavrov on Ukraine issue

Russia test-launches new hypersonic cruise missiles from frigate, submarine: Report

Thousands of US flights canceled or delayed on the last day of the year

UK COVID-19 cases hit record high, health staff absence double before Christmas

Erdogan urges Turkish people to save in lira

France suspends transit ban for UK nationals

news headlines: Putin-Biden face-off/ New Year travel chaos/ Iran satellite launch

Worst Americans of 2021: Biden, Trump, Musk, Murdoch top the list

Guardian: Assassins of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi living in luxury villas in Riyadh

US Muslim community shaken by ‘spying’ incidents, call for action

Iran not afraid of fatigued, helpless enemies, towers over them, says IRGC chief

Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian man over alleged stabbing attack in West Bank

Israel signs $3.1 billion deal with US for helicopters, refueling jets

US says ’remains concerned’ over Iran’s scientific progress amid sanctions

US flies 2nd spy plane over Ukraine ‘to gather intel’ amid tensions

Wind-driven Colorado grass fire destroys hundreds of homes, displaces thousands

Experts warn of Omicron ’blizzard’ in US in weeks ahead

Omicron soars in Western Europe but serious cases low

Putin warns Biden about ’complete breakdown’ in Russo-American ties

Afghan ‘envoy’ to UN continues to work despite going unpaid for 4 months

Abbas to Putin: Israeli-occupied West Bank poised for ‘explosion’

UK France row: London seeks explanation after its nationals banned from transiting across France

At least 4 people killed as Sudan security forces clash with thousands of anti-coup protesters

US goods trade gap hits record; pending home sales slip

Six suspected militants, one Indian soldier killed in Kashmir clashes

Iraqi president calls on elected lawmakers to convene on January 9 for first session

Video / Happy Covid Christmas!

US offensive military budget gets a boost

Desmond Tutu, a symbol of resistance against apartheid and oppression

China warns Taiwan on

Italy’s national broadcaster journalists stage strike over budget cuts

US NIH research hospital delays elective surgeries as Omicron hits

UK’s former top general: West lacked ‘true understanding’ of political situation in Afghanistan

Former Afghan President Ashraf Ghani blames US for collapse of his government

news headlines

China warns US of paying ‘unbearable cost’ for actions over Taiwan

Iran successfully launches research satellite into space

UK steel industry braces for slump in trade as US reduces tariffs on EU

Most Republicans still consider Biden’s victory as illegitimate: poll

US flies spy aircraft over eastern Ukraine amid rising tensions with Russia

Putin says Russia, Belarus plan to conduct joint military drills early next year

UN Security Council condemns Christmas Eve massacre in Myanmar

US home prices surge 18.4% in October

Russia: US, Iran’s partners in 2015 deal satisfied with ‘positive trends’ in Vienna

US in decline, growing weaker day by day: Raeisi

Epstein’s sidekick convicted on five of the six charges in sex trafficking case

Ex-White House, DOJ officials urge Supreme Court to reject Trump’s effort to hamper Jan. 6 investigation

COVID variant ’tsunami’ threatens to overwhelm healthcare systems as world cases hit record

Respect my amnesty, stop extrajudicial punishment: Mullah Hebtullah to Taliban

Afghanistan loses unique opportunity for avoiding undue hardship: Abdullah

Moscow to host Troika Plus on Afghanistan

Elon Musk denies hogging space

Rare superbug that poses ‘global threat’ found

Russia’s new S-550 air-defence system rolled out

Date of new Biden-Putin talks revealed

Only winners can make demands, EU warns Russia

Indonesia to allow stranded Rohingya boat to seek refuge

Italy finally lets 500+ refugees disembark from rescue ship after two weeks

CIA-backed ‘secret experiments’ conducted on Danish orphans: documentary

Old pro-war hawk Bolton says it’s time for NATO to ‘stand up to Russia’

Greek divers discover Italian World War Two submarine wreck

Islamic Emirate Orders Forces to Respect Public’s Privacy

Qatar, Turkey and UAE in talks to operate Kabul airport

Lawmakers throw haymakers in parliament (VIDEOS)

UK’s daily COVID infections hit record high of 129,471

US orders warships to stay in Mediterranean amid tensions with Russia

Unacceptable: EU rejects Russia’s security demands

China warns of ’drastic measures’ if Taiwan moves toward independence

US news networks see major viewership drop in 2021

Indian government aims to ’loot, sell’ Kashmir: Activists

Russia will face no failure in Nord Stream 2 certification, senior Russian diplomat says

China slams US over space station’s ’close encounter’ with Elon Musk’s satellites

Uzbekistan temporarily decreases electricity supply to Afghanistan

Women Protesters Call on US to Release Afghan Assets

PM Mullah Hassan Akhund Meets UAE Minister in Kabul

US sets new daily record for COVID-19 cases

WHO warns Omicron risk remains ’very high’

Teen killed by LAPD called US ‘country of opportunity,’ her father says

Biden halts travel restrictions on African countries

Strip flags and anthems from boycotters at Beijing Olympics – Russian official

YouTuber with 1mn+ followers quits social media, ‘canceled’ over perceived racism

Greta Thunberg blasts portrayal of Joe Biden as ‘climate leader’

South Africa study suggests Omicron could displace Delta

US to finance projects, provide hardware to strengthen Ukraine’s borders with Russia, Belarus

Warren urges crackdown on Wall Street over global warming

Iran’s non-oil exports up by 40% in March-December: IRICA

’Stay away’ from large gatherings: US medical adviser

China tightens COVID-19 restrictions in Xi’an as record high daily cases reported in 2 years

Threat to civilian lives rising : UN’s Yemen envoy decries Saudi escalation

US ‘looks forward to engaging with Russia’ on Ukraine: Washington

Iran’s Raeisi set to visit Russia in early 2022 for talks on ways to enhance ties

Germany will not export arms to Saudi Arabia over Yemen war, new government says

Islamophobia in France: Another mosque ordered closed in Paris

5 killed, officer injured in Denver-area shooting spree

NBA: San Antonio Spurs 104-110 Utah Jazz

Biden acknowledges shortages of COVID-19 tests, pledges to do more

Russia warns against NATO’s eastward expansion, large-scale military confrontation

Iran companies to produce helium at South Pars for first time

Death toll from Brazil flooding rises to 20 with streets turned to rivers

France says rescued 40 migrants from distressed ship in English Channel

Ashraf Ghani included in list of “most corrupt people in 2021”

Ministry of Finance says draft budget for next five years has been drawn up

MoPH confirms four new cases of polio

US creates commission to assess two-decade war in Afghanistan

No threat from Afghanistan’s borders to region: Taliban reacted to Putin’s concerns

Russia to begin building guard post on Tajik-Afghan border

Taliban asks national and international companies to sign with them security contracts

7,000 CCNPP projects still incomplete across Afghanistan: MoF

NATO preparing for war, Russia claims

Cleaning rules force US airline to turn back flight midair

Largest-ever group of ‘rogue’ planets discovered in Milky Way

What boycott? China says US officials have applied for Winter Olympics visas

Iran raises electricity prices for heavy consumers

UN envoy says ‘deeply concerned’ about escalating violence in Myanmar

Iran, P4+1 hold fresh round of Vienna talks focused on removing sanctions imposed on Tehran

Somalia’s PM accuses president of ’coup attempt’ after suspension over corruption allegation

Omicron sends new US COVID-19 cases soaring to levels higher than pandemic peak

Russia-US talks on security guarantees to be held next month: Lavrov

Canadian PM: I expected Ghani’s govt to collapse, just not so quickly

Anas Haqqani Calls on ’Unqualified Officials’ to Step Down

Iran interested to meditate talks between Afghan factions: Qomi

US threatens Russia with unprecedented sanctions

Tiny territory strives to be world’s crypto capital

Russian MP: Ukrainians being pushed by West into war they don’t want

Major economy sees renewed calls for crypto ban

Winter sports heat up across China as Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics approaches+Video

Chechen leader suggests Russia should invade & annex Ukraine

British Parliament repairs could run to £14bn

UK police apologize for killing black football icon who was kicked in head and Tasered

Senior Iranian, Russian, Chinese negotiators meet ahead of 8th round of Vienna talks

US assassination of Soleimani manifestation of state terrorism: Iran

US monitoring Covid-hit holiday cruise ships, as liners denied port in Caribbean

New round of Vienna talks between Iran, P4+1 to be based on agreed joint document: Tehran

145 NGOs urge UN to provide protection to Palestinians against Israeli settlers’ attacks

Brazil flood death toll rises to 18, over 35,000 rendered homeless

Somalia’s West-backed president suspends PM Roble as election row deepens

Russia holds military drill near Ukraine to brace up for potential confrontation with West

Rep. Jayapal asks Biden to continue focus on ’Build Back Better’, urges using executive action

China sees highest surge in COVID-19 cases in 21 months, Xian as hotspot

Taliban asks countries to seek friendly relations with Afghanistan

Afghanistan Tajikistan inked power agreement

Britain continues to ape US foreign policy

Australia reports first Omicron death as daily COVID-19 cases surge

Horrified : UN official condemns massacre of civilians in Myanmar, urges probe

Premier League: Manchester City 6-3 Leicester+ Video

US COVID-19 cases will continue to rise: Fauci warns

US state warns of rise in child COVID hospitalizations

California snowstorm shuts down 70-mile stretch of interstate

Mobile health teams employed for Afghan women and children: UNICEF

Hundreds protest in Panjshir over murder of a young man

Co-education is reason behind closure of universities: Haqqani

High Taxes on Mining in Afghanistan Deter Investors

German media names date of Russia-NATO meeting

Global oil & gas discoveries to hit 75-year low in 2021

Putin signs bill outlawing Russia’s other president

Canada calls for ‘united front’ against China

Russia: Finland & Sweden in NATO would trigger response

Global economy to top $100 trillion in 2022

TikTok video moderator sues over ‘mental’ damage

Paralyzed man with brain chip posts ‘first direct-thought’ tweet

K-pop stars test positive for Covid after US tour

Three French Radars arrive in Kabul, ready to be installed in three provinces

One country defeating several is unprecedented in history: Abbas Stanekzai

Texas governor using millions in taxpayer funds for Trump-like border wall project

African Americans still see higher jobless rate despite market recovery

Ongoing EU-UK tiff over Northern Ireland protocol / Video

France breaks 100,000 barrier for 24-hour COVID infections

US considers giving Ukraine battlefield intel in anti-Russia provocation

US police killings remain high after George Floyd’s murder

Taliban bans playing music in cars

Shadow of Collapse, Internal Conflict over Declining US

Employers struggle to retain workers amidst ’Great Resignation’ in US

Iranian banks’ loans to firms up 59% in March-Nov.: CBI

US airlines cancel more than a thousand Christmas flights

Trump speaker sues panel members investigating Jan. 6 riot

Iran imposes 2-week travel ban from neighbors to contain Omicron

Project Veritas wins lawsuit against New York Times

Putin hits out at plans to block Nord Stream 2

Armed intruder detained at Windsor Castle where queen is spending Christmas

$10 billion James Webb Space Telescope successfully launched by NASA

US Senate Democrats plan to back version of billionaire tax scheme

China denounces US ‘economic bullying,’ rejects ‘genocide’ allegations

Hailing IRGC massive drills, Raeisi warns enemies of Iran’s firm response to any hostile act

Iran committed to political resolution of regional issues: Amir-Abdollahian

In Khartoum, Sudanese anti-coup protesters are met with tear gas

Yemeni army shoots down another US-made spy drone over Jawf

Pakistan Warned Against Firing On Afghan Soil

Central Passport Dept in Kabul Halts Activity Indefinitely

2022 will start with a bus-sized asteroid approaching Earth

Iran official to UK: Time has passed since you were unbridled in region

At least 16 migrants dead after boat sinks in Greece +Video

Chinese think tank: US most likely origin of COVID-19

Omicron cancels thousands of Christmas flights worldwide

Mali denies Western claims on deployment of Russian mercenaries

Church leaders in al-Quds slam Israel for anti-Christian bias, failure to stop attacks on holy sites

Russia: 10,000 troops returning to bases after drills near Ukraine

Insulting Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) is ‘violation of religious freedom’, says Putin

Apple workers organize Christmas Eve walkout to demand better working conditions

Taliban are yet to reach agreement with Turkey, Qatar over airports’ management

British economy limps toward end of fiscal year

Putin hails Russia’s multiple launch testing of hypersonic missile as ’big event’

China calls on Japan not to politicize sports after decision not to send officials to Olympics

Polish deputy PM accuses Germany of turning EU into ‘Fourth Reich’

Anti-Muslim hate speech sparks outrage in India

LAPD tactics under scrutiny after fatal shooting of teenage girl in dressing room

Iran’s exports to Russia exceed $1 billion for first time

Open-ended UNHRC war crime probe against Israel backed by 125 countries

US Navy warship sidelined with COVID outbreak

Iranian Foreign Ministry slams UK Foreign Office’s ‘meddlesome statement’ on Iran’s defensive capabilities

US foreign policy team sends confusing signals about Iran: Analyst

Pakistan’s political parties ask for inclusive government in Afghanistan

Moscow court fines Google nearly $100 million for failing to delete ’illegal’ content

Putin says EU only has its policies to blame for soaring gas prices

Bangladesh ferry fire kills 38 people

Video/ Russian pres. says west must immediately give Moscow security guarantees

US to lift Biden’s ‘travel apartheid’ against Africa, after backlash

Dragging Ukraine into NATO poses unacceptable threats to Russia: Lavrov

Russia labels assault on consulate in Ukraine a ’terrorist act’

Russia beefing up military on Ukraine’s border

4th South Korean president jailed for corruption receives pardon

AFSPA repeal; closed Kashmir mosque

Russia-West tensions

’Overhaul’ maximum pressure policy, lift all ’illegal’ sanctions on Iran: China to US ahead of new Vienna talks

Libya’s parliament under pressure over delayed presidential vote

Yemeni forces advance in Jawf near Saudi border

Is Biden really concerned about the Saudi ballistic missile program?

President Raeisi offers Christmas greetings to Pope, Christians

US, Japan prepare joint military plan for ’Taiwan emergency’, Kyodo says

US airlines cancel over 200 Christmas Eve flights amid Omicron surge

Georgia election workers sue Giuliani, OAN over election conspiracy theories

Trump asks Supreme Court to block release to Capitol riot probe

Former US police officer found guilty in death of Black man

Teenage girl killed by Los Angeles police while firing at male suspect

Abuse of Muslims on rise in India under Modi’s Hindu nationalist government

Iran fires missiles on last day of massive drills with stark warning to Israel

UN Extends Exemption of Travel Ban on Islamic Emirate Leaders

Putin says West should provide aid to Afghanistan

China delivers winter clothes to 34 provinces of Afghanistan

Nearly 2,000 Taliban affiliates dissociated so far: Officials

Taliban dissolve two ministries and electoral bodies

UN considering $8 billion for Afghanistan’s economy in 2022

Illegal Mining Will Be Severely Punished: Taliban

Turkey, Qatar ink deal to jointly operate Kabul Airport

Trump asks Supreme Court to block Jan 6 docs release

Jury reaches verdict in police shooting of Daunte Wright

NATO, China, anti-vaxxers: Putin wraps up 2021 with a major press-conference+ Video Press Conference

Putin: China will end US dominance

Russian Su-35 edged out by US & French fighter jets

Germany reveals Nord Stream 2 plan

White House says US will ‘never’ agree to some Russian proposals

Major blaze after ‘explosion’ at ExxonMobil plant (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Iraq pays final installment on Kuwait war reparations

JCPOA Joint Commission to convene in Vienna on Monday to define way ahead: EU’s Mora

Iran launches its first solar cell plant with 150 MW of capacity

Biden signs bill punishing China for alleged human rights abuses

Time ripe for Syria’s return to Arab League during Algeria summit next March: Top Jordanian MP

US satellite images show Saudi Arabia manufacturing ballistic missiles: Report

Iran says will continue sanctions removal talks with seriousness, rejects granting many concessions to P4+1

Hospital stay risk for Omicron is 40%-45% lower than Delta, UK study says

Putin: Russia wants to avoid conflict with West over Ukraine, but demands immediate security guarantees

Moroccans stage rallies on first anniversary of US-brokered normalization with Israel

President Raeisi says supporting Iraq’s stability, security Iran’s principled policy

Biden says a Trump candidacy would motivate second term run

US election officials face more pressure by Trump allies to revisit 2020 vote

France to take legal action against UK on post-Brexit fishing licenses in January 2022

Yemenis rally to slam Saudi-led aggression, honor victims of war

Russia Blames US for Current Afghan Situation

UNAMA welcomes humanitarian exception around Afghan sanctions

Attack on Passport Department Thwarted: MoI

Bullish investors lift risk-sensitive currencies as Omicron fears fade

Nearly $100B stolen in US pandemic relief funds: Secret Service

UK energy bills to rise even higher as suppliers warn of ‘nationwide crisis’

Deal reached to restore truce between Ukraine forces, ethnic Russians: OSCE

US responds to Russian accusations over Ukraine

1 million+ Covid vaccines destroyed by bulldozer+Video

Fauci urges Americans to ban unvaxxed family members from holidays

Biden reveals how Trump & fate may affect his 2024 plans

White House brushes off Putin’s warning

Americans widely distrust social media, say privacy in danger: poll

Saudi-led coalition conducts fresh strikes on Yemeni capital

Iran, Azerbaijan oppose foreign interference in regional affairs

Booster programs will prolong COVID pandemic, not end it, WHO chief warns

North Korea’s Kim praises ’fresh heyday’ in China relations as longtime envoy departs

Oil prices rally on inventory drawdown, though Omicron caution lingers

Israeli forces kill another Palestinian youth in West Bank

US opens investigation into 580,000 Tesla vehicles

Trump says he is ‘appreciative’ of Biden’s praise over vaccine

Kyle Rittenhouse says may sue US media outlets

US authorizes some transactions with Taliban to keep aid flowing to Afghanistan

Taliban, Turkey, Qatar to discuss airports management today

UNSC passes resolution over easing financial restrictions on Afghanistan

New board members appointed to Afghanistan Cricket Board

Iran agrees to tea for oil debt barter with Sri Lanka

Eighth annual Andrey Stenin photo contest launched with prizes of up to $9,500

EU court rules in Iran’s favor, Reuters tells the opposite

Despite UN clearance, Saudi coalition seizes another ship carrying tons of fuel off Yemen

First Covid-19 pill treatment approved for emergency use in US

Russia planning nuclear attack, Ukraine claims

Twitter sued, accused of acting ‘on behalf’ of US govt

New UK daily Covid cases top 100,000 for 1st time

Trump reveals why he didn’t pardon Snowden or Assange

Pentagon responds to Russian ’chemical weapon’ warning

Germany’s ethics council rules on mandatory vaccination

Dutch prosecutors demand life sentence for MH17 disaster suspects

Boss of major crypto exchange sued over alleged fraud

Rival militias mobilize in Libya’s capital amid tensions over delayed election

Iran, Russia, Turkey express opposition to Israel’s use of civilian aircraft to cover-up attacks on Syria

Iranian Foreign Ministry blasts UK-GCC’s communiqué as ’baseless,’ reaffirms Tehran’s commitment to interaction

Harvard professor convicted by US jury of ‘lying’ about China ties

US presents to UNSC second draft for delivering humanitarian aids to Afghanistan

Abdullah calls on OIC to mobilize more funds to help Afghans

Erdogan offers indigenous Covid jab to world

China fires up its artificial sun

Moscow reveals preparations for possible conflict

Musk blasts California tax as he dumps more stock

Omicron 2nd most contagious virus known to mankind – US doctor

Cancel culture could kill off comedy, actress warns

US diplomat detained over secret meeting with Syrian national

Minister swims for 12 hours after chopper crashes into ocean

France extends Covid vaccination to children aged 5-11

Japanese forced to downsize on french fries

Ukraine pledges to stop Nord Stream 2

Bill Gates shares ‘good news’ on progress of Covid pandemic

US approves sale of Javelin missiles to Lithuania amid Russia tensions

EU’s top court allows European firms to scrap Iran deals

UN cuts food aid to Yemen due to lack of funds

Libya calls off long-awaited presidential election

UK economy recovery slows before Omicron: Data

US Air Force base in Europe receives first F-35A fighter jets

Haitian migrants sue Biden administration over treatment at southern border

Iranian FM heads to Baku to hold talks with Azeri officials

US Continues to be the Largest Aid Provider to Afghans: Blinken

Sanctions on Afghanistan only affect common people: Suhail Shaheen

Canada announces $56 million in humanitarian aid to Afghanistan

40% of Afghan media have closed, 80% of women journalists lost their jobs

UN may pay $8.2 million to Taliban for security

Suspension of Russian gas transit to Germany ‘purely commercial’ decision – Kremlin

Americans warned about risk of Russian invasion

Gazprom halts gas transit to Germany via Yamal pipeline

Germany warns China its recent naval mission was just a ‘teaser’

Taipei holds live-fire drill amid tensions with mainland China

UN rights office calls on Belarus, Poland to address refugees’ ’appalling situation’

Elizabeth Warren blasts US supermarket chains for high food prices

Iran to file protest against Saudi foot-dragging that led to envoy’s death: FM

Iran and India agree to increase freight traffic through Chabahar: Minister

Putin: Russia to ‘respond toughly’ to further eastward expansion by NATO

Libya’s election committee dissolved ahead of polls

Omicron becomes dominant COVID variant in US

Europe considering new curbs as Omicron sweeps world

Pentagon refuses to censor political speech of troops or prohibit their membership in extremist groups

China slaps sanctions on four US citizens in retaliatory measure

ICRC to support salaries for 10K health workers in crises-hit Afghanistan

China Against US’s Afghan Sanction Exemption Plan at UN

Taliban destroys Pakistan’s barbed-wire erected on Durand Line

Saakashvili tortured in Georgia – physicians

Pro-Beijing candidates sweep Hong Kong Legislative Council election

Iran calls for increased international aid for Afghanistan amid huge refugee influx

Australia rules out COVID-19 lockdowns despite Omicron surge

Analyst: ‘No evidence that Zionist lobby is losing its grip on US Congress’

US House Dems warn of ‘imminent mass starvation’ in Afghanistan, urging Biden to unfreeze Afghan central bank reserves

Three white men convicted of killing Arbery attend pretrial

Russia expels German diplomats in tit-for-tat move

US Will Continue Aid to Afghanistan: State Dept

US Navy vessels fired on mystery drone swarms – media

NGO sues French and British authorities over Channel migrant boat tragedy

Journalist Stabbed in Kabul, Increased Attacks on Media Reported

Myanmar’s junta used helicopters to target anti-coup fighters in Sagaing: Report

Iran’s UN envoy: UNSC must compel Israel to end occupation of Golan, stop aggression against Syria

US root cause of current problems facing Afghanistan: Iran interior minister

South Korea seriously harmed by Iran sanctions: Envoy

Trump ‘deeply unnerved’ as Capitol attack inquiry closes in: Report

Belarus summons UK envoy over embassy attack, says diplomat hurt

One protester killed, at least 125 others injured in anti-coup protests in Sudan

Gas production from South Pars phase 11 to start next October: Iran

Iran VP: Europeans just stood by as US violated commitments under JCPOA

Rising cases, Omicron highlight holes in Biden’s COVID strategy: Experts

Russia pushes US on security guarantees, says military option on Ukraine still likely

US ‘closer to civil war’ than most would like to believe, new analysis warns

Sound of explosion in Bushehr comes from military drills: Iranian official

Gunmen kill 38 civilians in northwest Nigeria in latest bloodshed

Muttaqi Downplays Pakistan PM Khan’s Remarks

Turkey, Qatar Plan Kabul Trip to Discuss Airport Mission: Reuters

Turkish companies and traders to invest in Afghanistan: officials

Boris Johnson and staff pictured partying in Downing Street garden in May 2020

Musk reveals how much tax he’ll pay in 2021

Afghanistan’s economy in ‘free fall’; 97% population staring at poverty, warns UN official

Retired generals warn of ‘lethal chaos’ in US military after 2024 vote

Taiwan is ‘wanderer’ bound for home – Chinese FM

Three US Democratic lawmakers test positive for COVID-19

Erdogan vows to fight inflation, higher interest rates despite growing skepticism

Shooting spike cancels Mississippi town’s holiday parade

‘Tough’ times ahead, Fauci warns of record coronavirus deaths over omicron variant

Tariq Ali Bakheet appointed OIC’s special representative to Afghanistan

Trump rejects US boycott of Olympics in China

Iran’s foreign minister, Pakistan’s top general discuss anti-terror fight on OIC meeting sidelines

Islamic countries pledge humanitarian trust fund to stave off humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan

Chileans start to vote in polarized presidential election

Manchin puts the nail in the coffin Biden’s $1.75 trillion spending bill

Sudan police fire tear gas at protesters as tens of thousands rally in capital for revolt anniversary

Iran supports aid delivery to Afghanistan regardless of political issues: FM Amir-Abdollahian

Iran allowed IAEA cameras installed at Karaj facility after its preconditions met: AEOI spokesman

Pakistan Must Not Interfere in Afghan Affairs: Karzai

Trump trots out true tropes about Jewish juggernaut

Iran FM: Sustainable security in Afghanistan only possible through inclusive govt. representing all ethnicities

US must unfreeze Afghanistan’s assets; weakening Afghan government is in no one’s interest: Motaqi

India-Central Asia Dialogue: Prevent Terrorism in Afghanistan

France risks losing 30% of auto jobs in shift to EVs

Kremlin slams extradition of businessman to US as ’ongoing hunt for Russian citizens’

UK experiencing highest inflation rate in a decade amid pandemic

Texas building its own ’wall’ on Mexico border: Governor

Scores of workers arrested for protesting food poisoning at India’s Apple plant

Afghanistan is world’s worst man-made crisis, world must act now: Imran Khan

India-Central Asia Dialogue: Prevent Terrorism in Afghanistan

Pentagon documents reveal civilian deaths of US war in Mideast ’drastically undercounted’

Iran rings alarm bell on rise of terrorism at Afghanistan summit

Taliban leaders call for international aid as refugee exodus looms

UK Brexit minister David Frost resigns, dealing major blow to embattled PM

India tests nuclear-capable ballistic missile

US vaccine data gaps point to millions of unvaccinated people

Islamabad is all set to host OIC meeting on Afghanistan today

Algeria beat Tunisia to win FIFA Arab Cup 2021

Maxwell, Epstein lured victims with promise of bright future: Prosecutors

Afghan People at ’Center’ of US Considerations: West

Taliban Blames US for Current Afghan Crisis

Blast at Pakistan bank branch constructed on sewage drain kills at least 10

Netherlands imposes hard lockdown

London declares ‘major incident’ over Omicron

Belarus comments on possibility of hosting Russian nukes

US hypersonic weapon test fails third time in a row

Houthi: No peace possible in Yemen unless Saudi-led coalition ends ‘absurd’ military aggression, blockade

Despite Europe claim, Vienna talks break result of collective consensus: Iran

US sexual abuse cases lodged against Charlotte-area Boy Scouts in new trials

Boycotting Chinese Winter Olympics: From double standard to Biden’s desperate bid to score foreign policy achievements

Iran’s resolve against sanctions paying off with rise in oil sales: Raeisi

COVID kills South Florida police more often than gunfire

Relations with US not at lowest point yet, Russia says

Russia formally quits Open Skies Treaty after US withdrawal

Kamala Harris concedes White House ‘didn’t see’ Delta and Omicron coming

Will ‘France’s Hillary Clinton’ become their first female president?

EU’s Mora: ’Now we have common basis’ on removal of Iran sanctions

UK Tories warn Johnson ’gone in a year’ unless he cleans up act

Iranian minister promises ’good news’ on launch of satellites

’Tidal wave’: Omicron threatens to put US COVID-19 surge into overdrive

EU inflation surges to 30-yr high as ECB plans less bond-buying

Iran official warns of possible Israeli ’acts of mischief’ to derail Vienna talks

Nearly dozen Sudanese mercenaries killed in fierce fighting with Yemeni forces

Supreme Court showdown looms as appeals court reinstates Biden’s vaccine mandate for large businesses

Iran has no city in COVID-19 high-risk red zone

Several Foxconn India workers hospitalized after food poisoning

Thai prison set on fire during riot over coronavirus cluster

Russia bars entry to British citizens in tit-for-tat move

Top security official: US exit from Iran nuclear deal ‘disastrous’

Number of Afghan children without enough food rises to 3.3 million

Taliban intends to mend Nasir Khisrow Balkhi’s tomb

Taliban reacts to UN’s decision over allowing Faiq assume PR seat

Muttaqi Leaves for Pakistan to Attend OIC Meeting

Trump: Israel losing ‘absolute power over Congress’

Tunisians call for ouster of president on anniversary of 2011 revolution

Democrats miss year-end deadline on $1.75 trillion Biden bill

France to ask EU to take legal action against UK in fishing dispute

UN rights forum orders investigation into abuses in Ethiopia

Iran rejects Canada-drafted UN human rights resolution as politically-motivated

Verstappen lifts F1 Championship trophy at FIA gala

EU leaders ramp up tensions with Russia

Russian proposals to US & NATO ‘not a menu to choose from’ – Moscow

Turkish stock market halts trading as lira crashes

‘US has no scruples about smearing China by every means’: Beijing

UK’s ruling party loses vote in Conservative bastion in latest blow to Boris Johnson

At least 24 dead in building fire in Japan’s Osaka

Tehran-IAEA agreement to strip away lies, pretexts for continuation of sanctions: Iran’s nuclear chief

Biden warns of winter of ’severe illness and death’ as Omicron rages on

Russia tests hypersonic missile, holds naval drill amid tensions with West

US Senate approves Biden nominee Nicholas Burns as China envoy

Kabul Blast Targets Religious Scholar, Causes ’Slight Injuries’

Drone strike on Pakistani Taliban leader fails to explode, TTP sources say

Biden sends surprise vaccine message to NFL superstar

Denmark to send foreign convicts abroad for jailing

Google must pay millions if Russian YouTube channel not restored

Germany reveals long delay for Russian gas pipeline certification

Saudi Arabia among countries with highest number of journalists in detention: RSF

UK COVID cases hit record high as hospitals struggle with staff shortages

Poll: Americans think Biden is making inflation worse

France toughens travel rules for UK over Omicron fears

President Raeisi: Murder, crime, bloodshed sole outcomes of US, NATO presence in Afghanistan

Qureshi calls on international community to help Afghanistan

Ghani Fled to Save His Life: Mohib

Ukraine’s Zelensky calls for sanctions against Russia now

US develops tool to predict China’s response

US Navy tests laser weapon in Middle East

Russian official says new confrontation likely in Europe if NATO doesn’t offer security guarantees

Afghan currency strengthens slightly overnight against US dollar

Putin, Xi hail Russia-China relations as ‘better than alliance’

Blinken cuts short Southeast Asia tour after COVID-19 case in his entourage

’Surveillance mercenaries’: US lawmakers call for sanctions on Israel’s NSO Group

Iran takes voluntary action to resolve misunderstanding with International Atomic Energy Agency

Amnesty Intl Says ICC Must Probe All Sides in Afghan Conflict

US to donate another 1 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to Afghanistan

French forces leave Mali’s Timbuktu base after nearly a decade

UK inflation spikes to decade-high on eve of BoE rate call

EU threatens Russia with ’unprecedented measures’ over Ukraine

Eleven Indonesians dead, 27 missing in Malaysia boat sinking

’A defining tragedy’: US passes 800,000 Covid deaths, highest in the world

UN urges US to lift anti-Iran sanctions in line with JCPOA

WFP Says Afghans Face ‘Avalanche of Hunger and Destitution’

Over 100 extrajudicial killings carried out since Taliban takeover: UN

Ghani’s Fleeing Ruined Last-Minute Handover Deal: Karzai

US should compensate families of victims killed in drone strike: Taliban

Afghanistan to host Pakistan for ODI series

Senator urges reform to tax ‘freeloader’ Musk, he bites back

Malta becomes first EU country to legalise cannabis for personal use

Biden calls for action on gun violence prevention on Sandy Hook anniversary

Gaps over several issues between Iran, IAEA narrowed: Iran Foreign Ministry

US Senate advances toward raising debt limit to $31.4 trillion

Capitol police arrest dozens of protesters in DC demanding new legislation

Raeisi congratulates Scholz: Iran, Germany can forge ‘beneficial’ ties

US, NATO are ’united with Ukraine’ against Russia: US diplomat

Russia denounces EU sanctions on private security firm Wagner

Omicron spreading at unprecedented rate: WHO

UAE threatens to pull out of massive military deal with US

Ukraine planning 10 war games with participation of foreign troops next year

Russian, Chinese presidents to discuss NATO’s belligerent rhetoric: Kremlin

Hunger lingers for millions of underemployed, low-income Americans

Nearly one-third of Americans skipped care in past three months due to costs

71% of Americans support Biden’s ‘travel apartheid’ against Africa

UN Calls for More Action, Clarity for Afghan Women’s Rights

EU Says Engagement with Islamic Emirate to Be “Conditional”

Baradar Criticizes Intl Silence Over US’s Hold on Afghan Assets

White House says frozen assets will ‘remain inaccessible’

Taliban bans use of foreign currencies in bid to stabilize Afghan currency

US accuses China of ‘aggressive actions’ in Indo-Pacific region amid tensions

US JCPOA exit ‘most disastrous foreign policy miscalculation’ since Iraq war: Washington Post

’We deserve democracy, not Mr. Bone-saw’: Saudi pro-democracy group protests in US

France closes 20 more mosques in fresh assault on religious freedom

US appeals court rules against Biden administration’s bid to terminate ’remain in Mexico’ policy

Iran says ready for ‘good deal’ to reap JCPOA benefits, ease other side’s concerns

NATO military expansion to Ukraine ’direct threat’ to Russia’s security: Putin

Some actors insist on blaming Iran, brush aside diplomacy in Vienna talks: Iran negotiator

No punishment for U.S. troops involved in deadly Kabul strike: Pentagon

Tliban has no issues with US, appeals for sanctions to be lifted

Taliban directs commission to take urgent steps to stabilize Afghan currency

One dead in Kabul explosion

PSG to face Real Madrid as Uefa conducts Champions League last 16 draw again

WHO says Omicron coronavirus variant poses ‘very high’ global risk but data on severity limited

Iran estimates tax cheats costing the country $4.5bn a year

Two-dose vaccines induce lower antibodies against Omicron, study finds

China denounces US for measuring democracy with own yardstick

Russia may be forced to deploy intermediate-range nuclear missiles in Europe: Ryabkov

Political will exists in Vienna to reach concrete result: Russia’s lead negotiator

Taliban guns down boy in Kabul

Number of jailed journalists reaches global high in 2021, at least 24 killed

Taliban don’t deserve to be recognized: Boulton

Afghanistan to host Netherlands in three-match ODI series

Russia: Tensions with US over Ukraine risk repeat of Cuba missile crisis

India port operator cancels ban on Iranian cargo

British MPs urge Commons Leader to resign for joking about Covid-19

Senator Graham urges Republican colleagues to let US default on debt

Top negotiator: Iran serious about sanctions removal talks in Vienna, sticks to its declared positions

No place for ISIS-K terrorists in Afghanistan: Taliban

Afghanistan on Agenda of EU-Pakistan Meeting in Brussels

Iran to announce human rights-related sanctions on US individuals, entities soon: Official

US views boosting Taiwan’s military as ‘urgent task:’ Pentagon official

UNSC decries deadly terror attacks in Iraq, urges punishment of sponsors

Canada, UK announce political boycott of China Winter Olympics, imitating US

Burkina Faso’s prime minister resigns amid security crisis

Muslim staff in US Congress seek action against Islamophobia

ICG Warns of Mass Starvation in Afghanistan

Afghan Olympic Committee urges athletes who fled to return home

Barcelona crash out after Bayern Munich defeat - Champions League round-up

Iran’s Oil Ministry, Azerbaijan’s SOCAR press for expanded ties

Moscow protests to US over ‘dangerous maneuvers’ of American, NATO near Russian borders

Biden’s so-called ’Summit for Democracy’ lacks clear purpose: Experts

France frees Saudi suspect arrested over Khashoggi killing

India armed forces head among 13 dead in helicopter crash

Russian jets turn French warplanes away over Black Sea

Afghanistan’s Deputy Foreign Minister meets Turkish Ambassador

Italy welcoming Afghan Refugees

US embassy rejects claims of Afghan-style evacuation from Ukraine

Myanmar troops kill, burn 11 people: Reports

Trump White House chief risks criminal charge in Capitol riot probe

UAE to build 300 MW power projects in Iran’s Khuzestan

Austria plans to lift lockdown, curbs to remain for unvaccinated

Helicopter carrying India’s military chief crashes

Johnson accused of lying after No. 10 officials caught joking about Christmas party

Gunmen torch bus in Nigeria, killing 30 passengers

US Senate rejects attempt to block Biden’s $650M Saudi arms sale

Australia joins US diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics

In virtual summit: Biden warns Russia of sanctions; Putin demands guarantees against NATO expansion

White House ’strongly opposes’ Senate resolution to stop Saudi arms sale

UK whistle-blower alleges govt failures have cost many Afghan lives

UNICEF launches historic $2 billion appeal to save the lives of millions of Afghans

Taliban’s provincial governors directed to resolve problems of those seeking asylum abroad

Khashoggi murder suspect arrested in France

Papers reveal what CIA did to captives in Afghanistan

US imposes new sanctions on dozen of Iranian officials, organizations

Rohingya refugees sue Meta over Facebook’s contribution to genocide

38 killed, 69 seriously injured in Burundi prison fire

In Moscow, senior Iranian, Russian diplomats discuss ties, sanctions removal talks

Bomb explosion leaves dozen dead, several wounded in Iraq’s Basra

Death toll from Indonesia’s volcano eruption climbs to 34

UK’s handling of Afghanistan evacuations was ‘dysfunctional’, ‘chaotic’: Whistleblower

Africa facing challenge to take in late-arriving COVID-19 vaccines: Report

Taliban responds to UN’s decision to delay seat for Afghanistan

Afghan currency hits new low against the US dollar

Moscow sends new tanks to Tajikistan base close to border with Afghanistan

UN confirms Ishaqzai as Permanent envoy of Afghanistan

34,000 Afghans still living on military bases of US

Indonesia may reopen embassy in Kabul

US announces diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

‘No to military rule,’ angry Sudanese protesters chant in Khartoum, other cities

Kremlin describes bilateral ties with US as ‘deplorable’ ahead of Biden-Putin summit

Los Angeles Comic Con held in-person (Video)

China’s grain output reaches record 682.8 mln tons in 2021 (Video)

Iraqi forces, Peshmerga fighters retake village in Kirkuk from Daesh

Democrats fear Biden’s flagging poll numbers may cost them their congressional majorities

Rights group voices concern over fate of forcibly disappeared Saudi economist

Chinese think tank: American democracy caused social disorder in US, instability in world + Video

Iran president warns of plots by regional countries’ enemies to stoke fear among neighbors

Iran president: Foreign presence in Syria detrimental to regional security, stability

Turkish military forces dispatch new reinforcements to northwestern Syria to prop up allied militants

China says US boycott of Winter Olympics ‘naked political provocation’

Venezuela’s US-backed opposition movement on verge of collapse

UN denounces Suu Kyi’s jail sentence by Myanmar junta as ‘politically-motivated’

China set to establish first military base in Atlantic Ocean: US intel reports

Kamala Harris is a ‘bully,’ ex-staffers say

Vienna talks: Iran says no interactive, flexible attitude seen on other side

Collective cooperation among regional states key to sustainable security, stability: Shamkhani

Next pandemic could be more lethal than COVID: Vaccine creator

Clashes mar far-right French presidential candidate’s rally as he vows ’reconquest’

Trump calls Gen. Milley an ’idiot,’ attacks US media in Mar-a-Lago speech

India-Russia annual summit, Afghanistan on agenda

US secretary of state discusses Afghanistan with Abdu Dhabi crown prince

A baby with four Natal Teeth born in Baghlan province

India’s Nagaland state rocked by protests after civilian killings dubbed as ’genocide’

Protests against new COVID-19 restrictions turn violent in Brussels

Five killed, six injured in Daesh attack in northern Iraq

UK trade minister Trevelyan to seek closer ties on US trip, deal remains distant

Fauci says US reevaluating travel ban on African countries

President Raeisi defends proposals forwarded by Iran during Vienna talks

Ilhan Omar: House Minority Leader McCarthy is a ‘coward’ for not condemning ’anti-Muslim bigotry’

Rights group: Saudi Arabia uses terrorism-related offences as means of quashing dissent

US drugstores face squeeze from virus demand, staff shortages

UAE national security adviser due in Iran on Monday

Indian troops kill villagers protesting in remote state

Russian planes change course to avoid collision with NATO spy jet over Black Sea

US democracy alienated and degenerated; China Foreign Ministry says in report

Daesh claims attack in Nigeria that killed 7 soldiers

Rep. Thomas Massie tweets pro-gun photo days after Michigan school shooting

US military academies remain plagued by racism: Report

9 injured as fresh Saudi-led coalition air raids target Yemen’s capital

Persian Gulf Pro League: Esteghlal 0-0 Persepolis

Uzbekistan’s Samarkand city named 2023 World Tourism Capital

Joint Intl Statement Issued Over Concerns of HRW Findings

Belarusian FM: Minsk is ready to end confrontation with West

Twitter admits policy ’errors’ after abuse by hate groups

Terror attack on bus in Mali leaves 31 dead, many more injured

Yemen says France complicit in war crimes as Macron pitches arms sales in Persian Gulf

Five arrested in Finland over far-right terrorist plot

Omicron COVID-19 variant found in 10 new US states

US welcomes Taliban decree about women’s right

Donors still to decide on shifting frozen funds for Afghanistan

France evacuates more than 300 people from Afghanistan

IAEA chief rejects Israeli claims on Iran’s plan for 90% uranium enrichment

NATO chief says military bloc intends to prevent conflict with Russia over Ukraine

Massive blasts heard as Saudi-led war coalition attacks Yemen’s Sana’a, Sa’ada

US reports first Omicron case in California

Haitian migrants stuck in southern Mexican city ask for asylum

China summons Japan envoy over former PM Abe’s comments on Taipei

Iran FM: Good deal within reach in Vienna if West shows goodwill

UK is in danger of becoming a corrupt country: Labour MP

US Congress scrambles to avert government shutdown, as some Republicans balk

Blinken to meet with Russian, Ukrainian counterparts amid tensions

Taliban delegation hold talks with envoys from 16 countries in Doha

World Bank backs using $280 million in frozen aid funds for Afghanistan

Clash between Taliban and Iranian forces was a misunderstanding: Mujahid

Threat to Russian figure skating prodigies as Norway makes push for new limit again

Kyle Rittenhouse ban lifted

Biden approval rating among American youths falls below 50 percent: Poll

Dollar falls; yen and Swiss franc gain in post-Omicron gyrations

Italian parliamentary panel blames Egyptian security for murder of Giulio Regeni

Saudi Arabia launched stealth campaign to close UN war crimes probe in Yemen: Sources

Russia says US ‘democracy summit’ is the world’s ‘most odious project’

Iran Foreign Ministry rejects Saudi allegation of ’maintaining military presence in Yemen’

US Republicans in a letter to Biden vow to block any sanctions relief for Iran

Russia accuses Ukraine of deploying half its army to Donbass

Nigeria boat disaster kills 29, mostly children

Racist Demagoguery: GOP asked to discipline Boebert for Islamophobic remarks

EU chief mulls mandatory Covid jabs as Omicron fears deepen

Belarus to halt Russian energy flow to Europe amid tensions with Poland

Air travelers to US set to face tougher COVID-19 testing

Report: Iran delivers 2 million barrels of condensate to Venezuela

Roadside bomb explosion hits US military supply convoy in Syria’s Hasakah

US, South Korea to update war plans against North Korea

Army forces, allies shoot down intruding Saudi-led spy drone in northwestern Yemen

US in hypersonic weapon ’arms race’ with China: Air Force chief

Xiomara Castro elected as Honduras’ first female president

Russia wants to ’team up’ with China against West’s unfriendly actions

Over 120 European MPs blast ‘ongoing persecution’ of Saudi women rights defenders

Shooting at Michigan high school leaves three students dead, 8 injured; boy, 15, in custody

GOP infighting peaks after Islamophobic comment, fellow Republican called ‘trash’

Former Epstein pilot raises names of Clinton, Trump, Prince Andrew in Maxwell court session

Afghan babies succumb to hunger as winter descends

Three Russian aircraft with humanitarian aid arrive in Kabul

Saudi Arabia reopens consular section of embassy in Kabul

India considers re-opening mission in Afghanistan

US discusses crisis with IEA officials in Doha during two-day talks

US removes Colombia’s FARC from terrorism list

Former Trump chief of staff agrees to cooperate with House panel investigating Jan. 6 attack

Iran says all aspects of 2020 Ukrainian plane crash ‘adequately’ investigated

Iran lowers starting capital requirements for offshore banks to $5 mln

French police tear down refugee camp near port of Dunkirk

Mass protests against military rule in Sudan met with tear gas

US threatens Russia with ’serious consequences’ over Ukraine

US shares sink over scare of new COVID variant

US to reinforce bases in Indo-Pacific with major focus on China, Russia

WHO says ’rational, risk-reduction’ measures key to face Omicron COVID variant

Putin warns US, NATO against crossing Russia’s red lines in Ukraine

Barbados becomes republic, ditching British Queen Elizabeth

World unprepared for future pandemics if inequalities not tackled: UNAIDS

’One in three’ Australian parliament employees sexually harassed: Report

Russia hails ’successful resumption’ of Vienna talks, says working groups on the job

Over 95,000 disappeared persons and 52,000 unidentified bodies in Mexico: UN

US ‘all options on table’ threat against Russia over Ukraine ‘bluster’: Analyst

Afghan PM Deputies Meet Uzbekistan Special Envoy

At least 4 dead, several injured as storm with high winds pounds Istanbul (Video)

GOP Congresswoman Lauren Boebert doubles down on Islamophobic rhetoric

Tehran says nothing less or more than US sanctions removal is acceptable

Moroccans take to streets, call for end to Rabat’s normalization with Israel

Bolivia’s socialists march into La Paz; warn against another coup

Iran says Israel must join NPT as its nuke program poses ‘real threat’ to Mideast

China pledges another 1bn COVID-19 vaccines for Africa amid Omicron scare

Pentagon chief orders review of 2019 US strike in Syria that killed dozens of civilians

Lava bursts through a new opening in La Palma volcano

Father held after 4 California children, grandmother slain

Pakistan offers to host ‘urgent’ OIC meeting on Afghanistan

World Bank works to redirect frozen funds for humanitarian aid only

Five wounded in Kabul explosion

Pop star awarded National Hero of now-independent Barbados

Look at Buddha holes for $5, Taliban offers

Boxer Lopez branded ‘sore loser’ in online roasting after humbling Kambosos loss

Hondurans to pick new president in vote that could end conservative rule

Iran authorizes COVID-19 booster shot for all adults

Michael Cohen: Trump is talking about running again ’to keep the grift growing’

Iran, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan sign gas swap deal

China, Russia ready to hold joint naval drills with Iran: Top Navy commander

Taliban calls on former govt officials and ex-politicians to return home

Peace in Afghanistan vital for transit trade corridors: Qureshi

‘Dangerous delusion’: Diplomat dismisses notion of Russia fearing NATO activities in Black Sea

Omicron Covid-19 variant may already be in US: Fauci

At IAEA, China slams West’s double standards on nuclear activities of Iran, Australia

France on the ropes: Two killed as Africans confront military convoy

Sudan PM Hamdok dismisses police chiefs over deadly crackdown

Johnson sets out new measures as Omicron variant identified in UK

1 injured in Black Friday shooting at Washington state mall

Russia refutes US, allies’ accusation that it seeks to ’invade Ukraine’

Ghislaine Maxwell’s brother calls her case ‘the most over-hyped trial of the century’

US democracy a broken model that failed to fit Afghanistan: China

PM Akhund: Islamic Emirate Seeks Good Intl Relations With All

Promotion of regional cooperation with neighbors Iran’s top foreign policy priority: President Raeisi

Protest against militant violence in Burkina Faso goes tense as police use tear gas

Spanish police take to streets in protest against ’Gag Law’ reform

Israel must realize its true capacities before threatening to attack nuclear sites: Iran’s nuclear chief

Western states must let go of double standards to protect human rights: Tehran

US shooting leaves 3 dead, 4 injured in Nashville apartment

Russia, China, India call for immediate foreign aid to Afghanistan

Two dead as powerful storm batters UK

Japan vows to acquire strike capability as pacifist charter fades

Senior IEA official voices concern over Daesh amid ongoing economic crisis

TAPI project suspended in Afghanistan until situation ‘stabilizes’

Climate campaigners slam Biden’s oil drilling review as as ‘shocking capitulation’ to industry

Three dead, scores arrested after days of unrest in Solomon Islands

Russia slams US for threatening diplomatic escalation with Iran at IAEA next month

Lauren Boebert apologizes to Muslims for ‘Islamophobic and racist comments’

US to restrict travel from eight African nations over new COVID-19 concerns

NATO foreign ministers to discuss lessons learned in Afghanistan: Stoltenberg

EU calls for support of Afghans to prevent economic and social collapse

IEA delegation meet with Qatari officials in Doha

Furious France bars UK minister from meeting on migrants

Tehran rejects ‘interim deal’ on sanctions removal, says all bans must be discarded in one go

US Congress delegation meets top Chinese Taipei officials in surprise visit

Thanksgiving the celebration of a massacre or a day of mourning

Ilhan Omar blasts Republican congresswoman over anti-Muslim bigotry

Iran stresses right to produce advanced centrifuges, says IAEA readily influenced by US, allies

Russia says monitoring US destroyer, warns of ’small war’

Canada tells Boeing its bid for C$19 bln fighter jet contract falls short

China says new US sanctions on its firms violate Xi-Biden consensus

Scrap sanctions, immunize JCPOA against political chaos in US, Iran demands

UK worried over new Covid variant, adds 6 African countries to red list

Italy takes in National Geographic’s green-eyed Afghan Girl

Delegates Leave Kabul for Doha Meeting with US Envoy

Climate change promises unfulfilled, pledges forgotten

Reliance, Aramco call off $15 bln deal amid valuation differences, sources say

Senior Iraqi lawmaker slams UNAMI chief over ’interference’ in legislative vote results

Scientists in South Africa detect new Covid-19 variant with many mutations

Analyst: System in US ‘must be overthrown to achieve justice’ for Black people

UK hits grim milestone with 10M COVID-19 cases since start of pandemic

Germany’s Merkel threatens Russia with EU sanctions in case of aggression against Ukraine

Iran to divest shares in its largest gasoline refinery

India’s chief Muslim NGO calls for law against Islamophobia

Ethiopia tells US to stop spreading ‘fake news’ after Washington warns of terrorist attacks in country

Tens of thousands pour into streets, protest deal between PM, junta in Sudan

US lawmakers visiting Chinese Taipei for meetings amid tensions with China

Britain’s Channel ’graveyard’ will swallow more migrants, charities say

Syrian air defense units shot down 10 of 12 Israeli missiles launched at Homs: Russian military

France, UK in war of words after 27 migrants drown in Channel

Iran IAEA envoy: US must stop violating its JCPOA obligations without delay, preconditions

UAE setting up military base off Yemen coast under Israel supervision, report says

Flash mob thefts terrorize US retailers ahead of Christmas

US should not have any illusions about Taipei: China

UK factories struggle to meet record demand as supply issues continue

At least eight killed in al-Shabab car bombing in Somali capital

Pinpointing root causes of JCPOA failure, Russia urges undoing of US withdrawal, anti-Iran sanctions

Six dead, dozens missing after Siberia coal mine accident

Biden says ’hard work’ remains for racial justice in US after Arbery verdict

Iran: OIC can use its great capacities to build unity in Muslim world

Interpol elects Emirati general accused of rights abuses as president

Muttaqi to hold talks with US and other foreign envoys in Doha

UN calls for solidarity and commitment to end violence against women and girls

Russia, China sign roadmap for closer military cooperation to counter US

Havana Syndrome: FBI admits to ’anonymous’ ailmet among staff

France and UK vow ’to do more’ after 27 migrants die in Channel’s worst tragedy

Sweden’s first female PM resigns hours after being elected

The Channel’s worst disaster : at least 31 migrants dead after boat sinks near Calais

Apple halts sales in Turkey

Is Russia going to invade Ukraine?

‘What the fck are you doing?’ Russian swimming champ furious as coach detained in airport mask row (VIDEO)

In final months, Trump okayed secret Pentagon plan for shadow war with Iran

Court orders Bahrain to pay damages to Iran for ’political expropriation’

Pentagon to form new group to investigate UFOs

Bangladesh sending more Rohingya Muslims to remote island

Shots fired at police amid protests in France’s Martinique

Poll: 77% of Americans say inflation personally affecting them, 57% blame Biden

Japan reopens embassy in Kabul

Rights watchdog calls for financial restricts on Afghanistan to be eased

Chinese officials reportedly in Afghanistan to explore lithium projects

UK deceit in hostage situation acknowledged after 3 decades

Musk issues ‘final warning’ to JPMorgan

Killing police to result in mandatory life sentence

Biden invites Taipei to ’summit for democracy’ amid tensions with China

Iran FM: Contradictory US behavior presents major obstacle in Vienna talks

Football icon Ronaldinho faces threat of new arrest

Elon Musk’s rocket debris flying towards International Space Station

Biden asked to apologize to Rittenhouse

Syria repels Israeli aggression on Homs; casualties reported

UN envoy for Libya resigns weeks before key vote

Putin holds meeting with Abbas on bilateral cooperation

European Commission unveils new plans to repel migrants

Georgia jury ends first day of deliberations with no verdict in Arbery killing

AFC finals: Al-Hilal beats Pohang Steelers to win record title

ICRC to strengthen ties with China in aiding Afghanistan

US Envoy on Afghanistan to Return to Doha to Meet Taliban

Apple and Amazon fined for secret deal

Maradona rape accuser meets media – as reason he ‘was buried without heart’ surfaces

US rehearsed dropping nuclear weapons 20km from Russian border – Moscow

Iran congratulates Venezuela on holding elections

WHO fears 700,000 more COVID-19 deaths in Europe

Ethiopia’s prime minister says he will lead troops battling Tigrayan rebels

Turkish trial in Khashoggi killing ‘nearing deadlock’ over failure to include Bin Salman’s role: RSF

Iran’s Raeisi urges removal of obstacles to closer ties among ECO states

More Trump allies handed subpoenas over January 6 attack on Capitol

India to ban almost all private cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin in new clampdown

Khalilzad urges diplomacy to stave off ‘economic and state collapse’

ICRC director ‘livid’ over dire ‘man-made’ situation in Afghanistan

Messi gives his verdict on Ronaldo at Man United

Biden orders US strategic oil reserves released

Kevin Spacey ordered to pay $31mn to those who fired him

BBC accused of fake news by Royal Family

EU asks Afghanistan’s neighbours to prevent exploitation of migrants

Afghanistan is the saddest country in the world

Iran, Georgia mull corridor linking Persian Gulf to Black Sea

IAEA chief says he seeks common ground in Tehran talks to deepen cooperation

At least 30 civilians killed by militiamen in Congo, mostly IDPs

War-weary Afghan refugees no more welcome in Pakistan, says report

Patel under ‘immense pressure’ by Downing Street and MPs over Channel crossings

Restaurant chain invests all profits in bitcoin and makes a fortune

Western tech giants have five weeks to open branches in Russia before sanctions applied – regulator

China vows to ’counter threats and provocations’ after US warship transits Taiwan Strait

India arrests Kashmir’s leading human rights activist under ’anti-terror law’

French PM Jean Castex tests positive for COVID-19

Daughter of Malcolm X found dead in New York City: NYPD

Bulgaria bus crash: At least 45 killed after vehicle catches fire

Nord Stream 2: US announces fresh sanctions on Russia-Germany gas pipeline

Detained Britons accuse Emirati nominee for Interpol chief of overseeing torture

Biden, 79, will run for reelection in 2024: White House

Burned cars, buildings in the aftermath of COVID-19 unrest in Guadeloupe

Saudi-led coalition blitzes Yemen’s densely-populated capital

Ex-Trump fixer released from prison, vows to cooperate to unearth other ‘dirty deeds’

US blacklists 3 leaders, financial facilitator for Afghan affiliate of ISIS

Taliban announces 27 new appointments to key positions

Messi, Ronaldo and Salah on shortlist for FIFA Best Men’s Player award

Lyon-Marseille match abandoned after Payet hit by bottle from stands

A one-off or a new trend? Smugglers use luxury boats to bring migrants to Europe

COVID in Europe: Austria begins lockdown amid stark warning in Germany

Man arrested after basketball star, 23, ‘suffers brain hemorrhage in nightclub attack’

Tyson Fury’s dad makes drugs test claim about Jake Paul

Russian FM says US, allies hindering return of displaced Syrians

Moscow says Russia ‘alarmed’ by US push to supply sophisticated weapons to Ukraine

Belarus leader: ‘We are not barbarians’, do not want confrontation with Poland over migrants

Iran’s lead negotiator: US must ’accept reality, abide by all its commitments’ as per JCPOA

US added to list of ‘backsliding’ democracies for first time

Iran urges IAEA not to be influenced by certain countries’ political objectives

Chile’s presidential vote headed for polarized runoff on Dec. 19

Xi tells ASEAN leaders China will never seek hegemony nor bully neighbors

US warns Israel against launching ‘counterproductive’ attacks on Iran nuclear sites, NYT reports

IEA says 698 tons of dried fruits exported in last two weeks

US military force with worst Covid-19 vaccination rate so far revealed

Christmas parade SUV ramming: 5 dead, 40 injured

Iraq reaffirms support for Palestine, categorically rejects normalization with Israel

Yemeni minister vows ‘more painful strikes’ against Saudi Arabia if aggression, siege persist

Many injured, arrested as Dutch police clashes with protesters for third night in row

Violent crime and victimization against disabled people in US rising: Bureau of Justice Statistics

SUV drives through Christmas parade in US state of Wisconsin, killing ’multiple’ people

Kissinger says does not ‘expect an all-out attack’ on Chinese Taipei

UN warns of ‘colossal’ collapse of Afghan banking system

IMF to revive $6 billion Pakistan funding program

Plans for Putin-Biden meeting revealed in Moscow

Tech giant insists its workers may now speak freely about pay, conditions

Sudan’s junta, PM Hamdok sign ’treacherous’ deal amid crisis

Chileans vote for new president in most divisive elections

GOP senator: US middle class bears the brunt of tax increase on corporations

Russia: IAEA chief’s forthcoming Iran visit good opportunity for cooperation

Israeli forces shoot dead Palestinian man in Old City of al-Quds

Guns, stress and politics: US road rage shootings on the rise

4 wounded as French soldiers open fire on Burkina Faso protesters blocking convoy

UAE reopens its embassy in Kabul

US Covid infections rising again, deaths in 2021 surpass last year’s toll

Half a million could die in Europe of COVID by March, WHO warns

Ex-DC Guard commander calls for retraction of Jan. 6 report by Pentagon

Afghanistan dedicated to protecting rights of all ethnic groups, women: Muttaqi

Russian fleet en route to US to help battle fuel crisis

Wife of Barcelona icon files for divorce as scandal of women’s star attacked with iron bar takes new twist

UK ‘dangerously close to elected dictatorship,’ Tory MP warns

Russia hits out at US bid not to recognize Putin’s presidency after 2024

UN passes resolution in favor of Palestinians’ sovereignty over their natural resources

Email raises concerns about fate of Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai

Kim Kardashian, Leeds owner Radrizzani help 130 Afghan female players fly to Britain

Abducted psychiatrist Nader Alemi killed in Balkh

Ex-spy chief says Saudi Arabia should build nuclear bombs if needed

Biden administration reviewing punitive trade tariffs on China: Clinton

China blasts Australian ’saber wielding’ with nuclear submarine deal

Thousands of Afghans apply for humanitarian parole in US, few approved

NATO battalion conducts military exercise in Poland amid tensions with Russia

‘Three Amigos’ regroup for first US-Mexico-Canada summit in five years

Britain was unprepared for COVID-19, spending watchdog finds

South Korean students take test as COVID-19 surges

Germany agrees tougher curbs on unvaccinated to curb COVID surge

New US sanctions continuation of Trump’s failed policies: Iran

Shipping rate surge threatens global economy recovery: UNCTAD

US to exonerate two men convicted of killing Malcolm X after decades

Removal of cruel US sanctions to bring about stronger Iranian presence in regional arrangements: Amir-Abdollahian

Taipei deploys advanced new F-16 fighter jets amid tensions with China

Iran: Canada-drafted UN rights resolution lacks legal credibility

Three in 5 US voters want Biden to retire at end of term: Poll

Texas Rep. calls for VP Harris replaced as ’border czar’ amid migrant crisis

US homebuilding drops, construction backlog surges as shortages worsen

Belarus moves some migrants from Polish border to nearby shelter

’Life-saving on trial’: Two activists face jail in Greece for rescuing migrants at sea

Boris Johnson’s sister reveals his secret history with Epstein ‘madam’

Philippines accuses China of using water cannon against its ships

Joint US-South Korea-Japan presser cancelled over disputed islands

Amazon to stop accepting UK-issued Visa credit cards

Indian forces allegedly use Kashmir civilians as human shields

UN raps executions of 10 prisoners by Saudi mercenaries as serious rights violations

Russian diplomat applauds Arab states for ‘learning from past, revising stance’ on Iran deal

Russia expects US to abandon ‘irresponsible’ plans to dominate Black Sea

Most Americans have doubt about Biden’s health, mental fitness, poll shows

Steve Bannon pleads not guilty to contempt charges

Russia calls for Armenia-Azerbaijan border demarcation amid tensions

Abandoning Afghanistan now, amid crisis, would be ‘historic mistake’

’QAnon Shaman’ set to be sentenced for role in Jan. 6 US Capitol riot

Iran to build 5,000 MW of coal-fired power capacity

UK inflation soars to near decade-high on energy bills

Indian officials impose new lockdown to tackle dangerous levels of air pollution in Delhi

UK signs deal to help boost Ukraine’s military amid tensions with Russia

Canada floods cut railway to Vancouver port

Japan, US hold first-ever joint naval drill in South China Sea

UK Labour accuses Johnson’s government of ‘dirty tricks’

US envoy for Afghanistan meets with India’s NSA and Foreign Secretary

Two Explosions Occurred in West of Kabul

Norway urges support for U.N. fund to aid Afghans

Muttaqi calls for cooperation in letter to US Congress

Facebook says hackers in Pakistan targeted Afghan users amid govt collapse

Former Indian Foreign Minister’s house set ablaze by Hindu extremists

Top EU court says Poland broke rules with judge appointment system

Germany suspends Nord Stream 2 certification process

China’s nuclear weapons build-up signals a new arms race

Crypto market dives over China’s move on digital assets

Austria becomes first EU member to order nationwide lockdown for unvaccinated

US, EU threaten new sanctions against Belarus over migrant crisis

US calls Russian anti-satellite missile test ‘irresponsible, destructive’

Japan’s economy shrinks faster than expected on weak consumption, exports

Processing of passports suspended due to ‘technical problem’

Russian, US envoys for Afghanistan meet in Moscow

Police search ’in hope’ for body of missing French girl Mouzin

70% of Americans believe economy in bad shape: Poll

First country agrees to set up embassy in METAVERSE

Trump lashes out at claims he initially admitted he lost the 2020 election

US judge says will question 231 potential jurors in Ghislaine Maxwell case

ATP Finals: Djokovic tops Ruud in straight sets

Iran’s envoy for Afghanistan visits Kabul for talks

US main culprit behind JCPOA’s current situation: FM

China overtakes US in global wealth race

Police name suspect in Liverpool bombing, carry out controlled explosion

EU agrees to slap Belarus with new, wider raft of sanctions over border crisis

Rittenhouse provoked ’entire incident’ of Kenosha fatal shootings: Prosecutor

Death toll of terrorist attack in Burkina Faso rises to 32 in security forces’ worst loss yet

Losses from southern Iran quakes estimated at $25 mln: Governor

Former Trump adviser Steve Bannon taken into custody

US occupation forces responsible for uptick in Daesh terror acts, says Iraq’s Harakat al-Nujaba

Armenian PM accuses Azeri soldiers of fresh border violation, dismisses defense minister

Pentagon to respond ‘appropriately’ after Oklahoma’s National Guard defies vaccine mandate

Iran president: Foreign presence only foments insecurity, tension among regional countries

US supporting Daesh terrorists following defeat in Afghanistan, says Iran’s special envoy

Taliban hold military parade with US-made weapons in show of strength+Video

Russia starts delivery of S-400 to India despite US sanctions risk

Exit polls show no clear winner in Bulgarian national election

Putin: Russia ready to help resolve migrant crisis on Belarus, Poland border

Thai protesters call for royal reforms after court ruling

Analyst: ‘Bannon’s indictment is unusual, and a political act’

Hundreds of Tunisians protest against President Saied’s power grab

Venezuela thwarts ’terrorist plan’ ahead of regional, municipal elections

Bitter clashes break out between rival Turkish-backed militants in northern Syria: SANA

Daesh militants claim deadly attack on Pakistani police barracks

US states file updated antitrust complaint against Alphabet’s Google

US, China diplomats trade warnings over Taipei ahead of Biden-Xi summit

COP26 ends in Glasgow with ‘compromise’ climate deal, but ‘catastrophe’ still looms

German MPs slam UAE candidate for Interpol chief over rights abuses

Johnson’s party loses UK opinion poll lead after sleaze scandal

Belarus to deploy Russian Iskander missile systems amid tensions with West: Lukashenko

Hackers compromise FBI email system, send thousands of messages

At least 26 Maoist rebels killed in gun battle with Indian forces

UK MPs urge govt. to pressure Saudis to drop jailed scholar’s death penalty

Facing up to 80 years in jail, Maxwell complains about tough conditions

US military covered up strikes that killed 64 woman, children in Syria: NYT

New Ecuador prison riot kills 68, wounds 25

South Korean workers defy ban, rally for fair jobs

US jury can consider Rittenhouse provoked deadly violence: Judge

US Congressman Kinzinger says Bannon indictment may send ’chilling message’

Putin says Russia ‘has nothing to do’ with Belarus-Poland border crisis

3 killed as military mounts crackdown on anti-coup rallies in Sudan

Saudi Arabia committed to substantive discussion with Iran, will hold another round of talks soon: FM

Senior Iraqi figure says elections certainly rigged, Israeli interference not ruled out

Biden calls on countries to cut Iran oil imports ahead of Vienna talks

Putin warns of ’serious challenge’, ministry sees potential theater of war

Europe reaches highest Covid cases since the start of pandemic: WHO

Don’t send wrong signals, China warns as US, allies flex muscles

Covid protesters clash with Dutch police in The Hague

500 National Guards on standby in Wisconsin as Kyle Rittenhouse trial nears end

Thousands of Australian protesters rally against vaccine mandates

One killed, two wounded in vehicle explosion in Kabul

Girls increasingly at risk of child marriage in Afghanistan

Bodies of two women found in Paktia province

US appeals court reaffirms hold on Biden’s vaccine mandate for employees

US workers quitting reaches record high, job openings edge down

Russia to advocate removal of sanctions on Iran in next round of Vienna talks: FM Lavrov

Troika Plus reiterates support for Afghans following Islamabad meeting

Trump adviser Bannon indicted by federal grand jury

US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar files legislation to block major Saudi arms deal

Qatar to act as US diplomatic representative in Afghanistan

Russia accuses US military of ‘aggressive moves’ in Black Sea

Trump defends chants by supporters on Jan. 6 threatening to hang Pence

Belarus warns of harsh military response as migrant dispute persists

Iran’s FM says ‘good agreement in short time’ possible if parties to Vienna talks serious

NBA: Philadelphia 76ers 109-115 Toronto Raptors

Russia reports 1,235 deaths from COVID-19 in past 24 hours

Muslim world angered by Islamophobic content in US-made video game

Three top Mossad officials resign over moves by new spy chief

President Xi hailed as ’helmsman’ ahead of key party meeting

A million Afghan children at risk of dying amid acute malnutrition: WHO

Explosion hits mosque in Nangarhar

Belarus: Western nations, Russia debate migration conflict at UN

Russia has no plans to invade Ukraine, diplomat says

Tehran inks pilgrimage deal with Damascus, welcomes UAE-Syria normalization

Biden, Xi to address Pacific Rim summit on Friday amid heightened tensions

’Slaughter of Yemenis unacceptable’: Biden’s arms sale to Riyadh stirs controversy

Sanctions removal main objective of upcoming talks in Vienna: Iran

UK house prices soar again, fueled by dearth of sellers: RICS

China, Russia, US reach consensus on Afghanistan issue

WFP chief in Afghanistan to help avert ‘world’s worst humanitarian crisis’

US food banks struggle to feed hungry amid surging prices

Sudan army chief names new governing Sovereign Council, led by himself

World Cup qualifiers: Iran 2-1 Lebanon

Neighbors of Belarus warn migrant crisis might escalate into military confrontation

IEA rejects reports of selling US military equipment to Pakistan

Norwegian aid group says thousands of Afghans crossing into Iran daily

Imran Khan assures Muttaqi of Islamabad’s help with aid

Ansar Press YouTube Channel

For Afghanistan, it’s like the 1990s all over again

UN seeks $600 million to avert Afghanistan humanitarian crisis

PIA runs first chartered commercial flight to Afghanistan

Afghan Education Ministry to Modify Curriculum

6 in 10 Americans say US ’gone off on wrong track’: Poll

US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman: America would work with Taliban on Daesh-K

US lawlessness, Europe inaction responsible for status quo surrounding JCPOA: Iran FM

After Ida, small recovery signs amid daunting destruction

McConnell: Biden not going to be removed from office

Fighting Continues Between Taliban, Resistance Forces

Taliban Expected to Announce New Govt Soon

Biden Defends Decision to Withdraw From Afghanistan

Taliban accuse US of destroying equipment including helicopters

Qatar warns isolating Taliban could further destabilize Afghanistan

India announces first formal meeting with Taliban

Pentagon: China will soon surpass Russia as top nuclear threat

US warns citizens to ‘immediately’ leave Kabul airport

US strikes Daesh after deadly Kabul attack

Panjshir: Massoud Wants to Talk But Ready to Fight

UK says has evacuated over 7,000 people from Afghanistan

OIC holds emergency meeting on Afghanistan

RSF presses Biden to evacuate journalists

Taliban to unveil new Afghan govt framework within weeks, official says

Greece completes wall extension on border as Afghan migrant fears grow

Biden Vows to ’Mobilize Every Resource’ for Evacuations

Afghan Women to Taliban: ’Include Us In Your Govt’

Taliban seeks int’l assistance for rebuilding Afghanistan

EU’s Borrell says Taliban takeover of Afghanistan biggest event since Crimea

Pentagon DOES NOT KNOW how many Americans are still in Afghanistan, or how many were among the 7,000 evacuated so far

Terrorist blast kills at least two people in Somali capital

Taliban call on the world to recognize their movement

Turkey Still Aims to Maintain Kabul Airport Security: Erdogan

IMF Blocks Afghanistan’s Access to Emergency Reserves

Taliban Says Governing Structure May Include Council

Biden seeks ways to speed up evacuations from Afghanistan

Afghan Female Journalists Ask Taliban for Right to Work

Biden should take people’s money seriously and question Afghan military top brass (including Ghani) who gave them orders not to fight Taliban

Ghani’s remarks spark widespread reaction

Afghan delegation meets with Pakistan’s prime minister

Ross Wilson says reports of US embassy closing are not true

Taliban spokesman Mujahid holds first press conference in Kabul

Kabul Airport Still Crowded With Afghans Trying to Leave

Kabul residents call for Ghani to be sent back to Afghanistan

Biden ’Stands Squarely Behind Decision’ for Afghan Pullout

Taliban urges government staff to return to work

Kabul: First day under Taliban rule

Taliban senior official says real test begins now

Commercial Flights Suspended at Kabul Airport

After irresponsibly watching takeover of Afghanistan by Taliban, India should avoid losing Kashmir to Global Taliban through OMM

Over 300 killed in magnitude 7.2 quake in Haiti

5-year-old boy shoots 3-year-old girl in US state of Minnesota

Ghani, Political Leaders Agree to Form Team for Negotiations

Lawsuit: US withholding wildfire fuel break information

UK bids to blackmail Iran will never work: Top diplomat

New COVID cases in US soar 700% in July

Venezuelan government, opposition talks begin in Mexico City

Mexican president apologizes to indigenous for abuses during Spanish conquest

CIA plans ’Mission Center for China’ to counter Beijing’s rise

Advocacy groups demand Facebook remove AIPAC’s Islamophobic attack ads against Ilhan Omar

At least 44 killed in Turkey flood as search for missing continues

Ghani: Remobilizing Afghan forces is our priority

Not so much Miltablishment rather civilian leadership more responsible for present problems of Pakistan

Riot police fire tear gas at anti-government anarchists in Bangkok

Russia, China conclude massive anti-terror drills, vow closer alliance

Russia sends two ships to Iran’s Bandar Anzali for Sea Cup competition

Pentagon says Kabul not in ‘imminent threat environment’

US troops arrive in Kabul to assist with evacuations

UN chief calls on Taliban to immediately halt offensive

Time is Running Out for Afghanistan

US lawmakers introduce bill to rein in Apple, Google app stores

Helicopter with 16 people on board crashes in Russia’s Far East

US blocking political solution to Yemen crisis: Ansarullah

Poll: Majority of parents in US against school vaccine mandates

More than 60 killed in Algerian wildfires

Economic espionage

Imran Khan says Taliban won’t talk peace unless Ghani goes

Germany follows Netherlands’ lead & suspends deportations to Afghanistan, days after asking Brussels to let them continue

US calls on OPEC and its allies to pump more oil

Pfizer vaccine only 42% effective in July, study finds

Pressure mounts on Prince Andrew to respond to his accuser in court

Belarus tells US to cut embassy staff due to ‘hostile actions’

Sudan to hand over Omar al-Bashir to International Criminal Court

Former Labor leader Jeremy Corbyn leads protest against Assange extradition to US

Shamkhani: Iran’s membership in SCO to be finalized as obstacles removed

Taliban Take Over Kunduz Airport, Media Restricted in Takhar

Dostum says Taliban ‘trapped’ in north and have nowhere to go

Afghan Chief of Army replaced amid escalating violence

Germany arrests Briton suspected of ‘spying for Russia’

Florida, Texas schools defy governors’ bans on mask mandates as COVID cases soar

Thai police defend use of force against protesters critical of COVID management

Viral video shows Washington DC officer repeatedly punching black man

Public outcry over further deportations of Jamaicans from UK

Ninth provincial capital falls to Taliban as thousands flee northern Afghanistan

China hands Canadian 11-year jail term, raising Ottawa’s ire

Multilateral meeting on Afghan peace process held in Doha

Six countries urge EU not to halt deportations of unsuccessful Afghan asylum seekers

Biden says Afghan leaders must ‘fight for their nation’

Ghani in Balkh amid Challenging Security Situation in North

Multilateral Meeting Held in Doha on Afghan Peace

Myanmar denies US allegations of involvement in plot against UN envoy

China rejects Canadian man’s appeal against death sentence

If China uses likely Taliban govt in Afghanistan, no big deal but if Global Taliban uses China, will be game changer & catastrophic

Mayor optimistic inferno can be held back from Greek island hub

Production not affected after fire at Iranian petrochemical plant

5 Dead as wildfires rage across Algeria

Russian, Chinese forces kick off massive joint military drills in Ningxia

Israeli owned Mercer Street latest false flag victim blamed on Iran

Iraqi FM visits Tehran to talk bilateral ties, regional issues with top Iranian officials

US to review 9/11 files after victims’ families disinvited Biden from memorial over Saudi cover-up

LatAm political crisis: Nicaragua recalls ambassadors to four states in tit-for-tat move

Hong Kong leader favors adopting China law to respond to foreign sanctions

US military forces have no legal mandate to operate in Syria: Russian Embassy in Washington

Japan’s FM to visit Iran for high-level talks on bilateral ties, regional issues

Chinese envoy says US biggest threat to security in South China Sea after Blinken’s ‘bully’ remarks

Delta variant fuels US pandemic; southern states nearly out of ICU beds

Khalilzad in Doha to help structure a plan to resolve Afghan crisis

ICRC calls for restraint as health centers come under intense pressure

Pakistan urges look into ‘meltdown’ of Afghan forces as Taliban advances

At least 27 children killed in Afghanistan, U.N. says

Wildfires rage in Bolivia’s eastern lowlands

Mozambican, Rwandan forces retake key port city from rebels

California wildfire now second-worst in state history

Fauci warns of ‘worse variant’ if COVID allowed to keep mutating in unvaxxed

GOP chairwoman: Trump ’still leads the party’

Sudan summons ambassador to Ethiopia as tensions mount

Fans, protesters gather outside stadium as Tokyo Olympics conclude

Afghan orchestras and artists insist Taliban won’t stop the music

Two policeman killed, 12 injured in Quetta explosion

Taliban collecting 200 million AFN daily from captured border posts

Tearful Messi confirms he is leaving Barcelona, in talks with PSG

Fighting Underway in Balkh, Takhar Provinces

Americans urged to leave Afghanistan due to security situation

Messi to leave Barcelona after new deal falls apart

Intense clashes between ANDSF and Taliban underway in Sheberghan

Afghanistan: 218 New Cases of COVID-19, 10 Deaths Reported

US whistleblower Snowden, privacy advocates blast Apple’s photo scanning plan

China: Iran will make ’greater progress’ in socio-economic development under Raeisi

Families of 9/11 victims say Biden not welcome in this year’s memorial events

Israeli warplanes launch airstrikes against sites in Gaza Strip in overnight aggression: Reports

Florida reports record high number of new COVID-19 cases

California firefighters use break in weather to attack wildfires

Iran says Israel playing victim to divert attention from its crimes in Palestine, warns regime against adventurism

White House ‘Concerned’ about Continued Taliban Violence

China urges US to end embargo on Cuba

US landlords sue Biden administration over new ban on evictions of renters

60 percent of Americans say it would be bad for US if Trump ran in 2024

Iran at UN: Artificial maritime ‘incidents’ in Persian Gulf harm regional peace

UK petrol prices hit eight-year high, with more rises expected

Iran’s Raeisi: Foreign forces must end illegal presence on Syrian soil

Israel conducts airstrikes against southern Lebanon

Joint US-South Korea military drills damage inter-Korean relations

Taliban blow up bridges, close off a road between Nangarhar and Kabul

Taliban Attacks on Herat City Pushed Back: Officials

U.N. concerned about civilians in Afghanistan’s Lashkar Gah

Four family members killed in Syria by Turkish forces: SANA

Indonesia, US stage joint military drills

Civil servant who lost secret files was set for NATO ambassadorial role

Tehran’s Islamic City Council picks Alireza Zakani as new mayor: Report

US Navy holding largest amphibious exercise in 40 years

US renews sanctions waiver for Iraq to import Iranian energy

Johnson avoids Sturgeon in Scotland visit amid simmering dispute over Indyref2

ASEAN urged to address Myanmar’s post-coup turmoil

Taliban Killed ’Possibly 800-900 People’ in Kandahar: Tadin Khan

Afghans Rally Behind Troops With Cries of ’Allahu Akbar’

Life returns to normal in Nijrab after security forces beat back Taliban

Turkey detains 300 migrants near Iranian border

India deploys warships to South China Sea, joining US in countering China

Taliban claim attack on defense min. residence, warn of more raids on govt. officials

Two dead, more than 40 injured in Czech train collision

Athenians told to stay inside as wildfires cloud city skies

Trump-backed coal lobbyist wins Republican congressional primary in Ohio

Turkey: US triggering major refugee crisis by encouraging Afghans to travel to 3rd states

Foreign officials arriving in Tehran for President Raeisi inauguration

Anti-corruption efforts need to be stepped up: UN report

Eight killed in car bomb outside acting defense minister’s house

Report shows Cuomo sexually harassed 11 women, he vows not to resign

Shooting outside Pentagon leaves officer dead

Iran denies rumors about military forces entering foreign ships in Persian Gulf

Blinken expresses concern over escalation of violence by Taliban

Turkey criticises US statement on resettlement of Afghans

Taliban seek ‘lion’s share of power’ in deadlocked peace talks: Khalilzad

US and UK accuse Taliban of possible war crimes

Fighting in Helmand’s Capital Lashkargah Continues for 5th Day

Lebanese army detains 2 men after deadly funeral attack

Inquest: Convicted terrorist Sudesh Amman was released from prison despite holding ‘extremist views’

Nearly 30% in EU cannot afford a holiday: Study

US surpasses 35 million COVID-19 cases as health experts warn worst yet to come

Lebanon’s Mikati says formation of new government slower than expected

Watch: Settler opens fire at Palestinians with Israeli soldier’s rifle

Spokesman: Any adventurism will be met with Iran’s immediate, powerful response

Cuban diplomat blasts Western media for ’huge’ disinformation campaign

Official: Iran will give crushing response to any measure against its interests, national security

US gun violence: 5 killed, 50 shot in Chicago bloody weekend

587 New Cases of COVID-19, 30 Deaths Reported in Afghanistan

Chronic power shortages endanger health of Gazans: ICRC warns

Saudi regime ‘covering up’ poverty crisis, corruption, says report

Malaysia’s Mahathir, Anwar lead march on parliament to demand PM Muhyiddin resign

Online debate erupts over Qatar-Bahrain territorial dispute

UK government failing to ‘reshore’ jobs from overseas: Labour

Houses of Parliament issue joint declaration in support of Republic system

Ghani addresses joint parliament session, tells MPs to mobilize their people

Southern provinces witness intense battles as Taliban pushes for more ground

Russian and Uzbek militaries begin joint Afghan border drills

America’s ruthless ‘war on terror’ is what made it lose Afghanistan years ago, former Afghan president Karzai

‘Weird making her border czar didn’t work’: Kamala Harris thrashed as polling shows she’s historically ‘unpopular’ VP

Bipartisan group of senators unveils $1 trillion infrastructure bill after marathon negotiations

Belarusian athlete Timanovskaya ‘safe & secure’ in Tokyo after refusing to fly home as Polish & Czech officials offer help

Nigeria’s Kaduna state seeks to foil Zakzaky’s release by filing new charge: Lawyer

North Korean leader’s sister slams planned Seoul-Washington military drills

Washington and Moscow in talks to prevent potential confrontation

US Democrats call on Biden to extend expired eviction moratorium through october

Scuffles in Berlin as ’Querdenker’ protesters rally against COVID restrictions

US, UK join Israel in accusing Iran of tanker attack, give green signal for ‘response’

Ex-US diplomat to Mexico sexually abused, photographed unconscious women for years

Police could soon be able to sue protesters in NY county

Sword of al-Quds not our last battle against Israel: Islamic Jihad

Alleged gang attack leaves 10 injured in NYC

15 Niger troops killed in ambush, subsequent blast

Los Angeles criminalizes being homeless in the city

U.S. to begin new Afghan refugee program

Resistance front exposed Israel’s vulnerability in tanker attack: Journalist

US sues Texas after it blocks transport of migrants in state

President Raeisi’s endorsement ceremony scheduled for Tuesday

Syria’s Assad asks PM Arnous in presidential decree to form new cabinet

Myanmar’s junta chief extends coup with promise of 2023 election

Trump remains GOP’s biggest fundraiser, pulling in over $50m in 2021

Ben & Jerry’s board president receives death threats after boycotting Israeli settlements

Watchdog reports a dramatic increase in civilian casualties

COVID-19: 484 New Cases, 37 Deaths Reported in Afghanistan

Qureshi Says Taliban Will Keep Daesh Out of Afghanistan: Media

Leader of Tunisia’s biggest political party accuses UAE of backing political crisis

Iran inaugurates isotopic biotech unit of Khondab nuclear site

Iraqi PMU forces launch operation to purge Diyala’s rural areas from Daesh terrorists

Protesters demand probe into ‘Canada’s crimes’ against indigenous people

’I can’t breathe’: Video shows Texas sheriff’s deputy on top of Black teen

French protest against health pass

Trump says he tried to ‘uphold integrity, honesty of elections’

Kandahar Airport cancels flights after rocket attack

Govt Sends More Troops to Herat as Clashes Intensify

Wildfire in Turkey leaves charred home and ashes, as blazes persist for 4th day

US lawmaker calls plan to evacuate ’allies’ from Afghanistan ’complete disaster’

Iran’s July exports steady as OPEC pumps record crude: Report

British activists rally to former diplomat-turned-dissident Craig Murray’ defense

Condemning Israel’s African Union observer status, 14 countries decide to expel Tel Aviv from AU

Fiancée of Khashoggi accuses US of ‘hiding the facts’ about murder

Russian Sukhoi Su-35 jet crashes into sea, pilot survives

US plunged into confusion over masks as country hit by Delta

Dominic Raab takes significant ‘donations’ from former senior Russian banker

​​​​​​​Taliban Blasted for Attack on Herat City

Nuristan death toll rises to over 113 following deadly flash floods

Sharp rise in displaced families fleeing conflict: UN report

EU envoy says aid will be cut if Taliban seize power militarily

Tunisia president denies coup, vows not to turn into ’dictator’

$220,000 of Trump’s presidential salary donations unaccounted for: Report

Demo demands Malaysia PM quit over COVID response

Cuba decries ‘inhuman’ US blockade, demands end to Cold War policies

Biden hints at new COVID restrictions as Delta infections rise

Political Leaders Seek End to Violence as They Meet Ghani

Watchdog reports of growing number of revenge attacks

Envoy vows to pursue beating of Iranian in Swedish custody

Bahrain opposition slams acquittal of top officer found guilty of murdering journalist

Eviction moratorium to expire Saturday as lawmakers leave town without passing extension

US seizes oil tanker vessel over alleged violation of sanctions against North Korea

US embassy in Russia says Moscow ’forced’ it to dismiss 200 local staff

EU adopts framework for sanctions against crisis-hit Lebanon

47 percent of Republicans want ’to take the law into their own hands’: Poll

Persepolis claim IPL title for fifth successive time

US raises concern with top Israeli officials over Israeli spyware Pegasus: Report

Tokyo Olympics: Novak Djokovic suffers loss to Alexander Zverev

US Navy Says Drone Strike Hit Oil Tanker Off Oman, Killing 2

20 killed, 18 wounded in two separate traffic accidents in Laghman

Czechs approve program to help Afghan translators

US Senate votes to advance $1 trillion infrastructure bill

Iraqi helicopter crashes during combat mission in suspect ground attack

Positive Covid test for US pole vault star Sam Kendricks sends ENTIRE Australian athletics team into isolation at Olympics

Haiti PM vows to hold elections ‘as quickly as possible’

Two rockets fired toward al-Tawheed Base inside US embassy in Iraq: Media

Russia, US hold ‘substantive’ nuclear talks after Putin-Biden summit in June

Ghani says Afghanistan will not give in to subversive plans

Muslim scholar: Eid al-Ghadir belongs to everyone in world, not just Shia Muslims

US activists place body bags in front of Facebook’s DC office protesting vaccine misinformation

Nearly 6 in 10 Americans blame Biden’s policies for inflation spike: Poll

Tokyo Olympics: China’s Shi Zhiyong gets world record, wins Gold

Washington DC mayor calls for more police funds as murders, violence increase in US capital

US trying to take root in Central Asia after Afghanistan fiasco: Russia

650,000 UK firms in ‘serious financial distress’ despite ending of lockdown: Experts

Envoy reflects on Leader’s warning of JCPOA-enabled Western meddling

Kushner plans to leave politics, launch investment firm

China Criticizes US, NATO for ’Hasty Withdrawal’ from Afghanistan

Russia Increases Tajik Bases Combat Capabilities: Report

A stable Afghanistan is crucial to Pakistan’s Central Asia-EU railway vision

Top-level Taliban delegation visits China, ‘offers assurances’

Pakistan’s PM says ‘US really messed it up’ in Afghanistan

Blinken Starts India Meetings With Address to Civil Society Group

UN Envoy Warns Taliban of Intl Isolation If No Movement in Talks

Turkey seizes vessel carrying more than 200 Afghan migrants to Italy

Russia ready to help Tajikistan amid Afghan conflict

Raeisi to be sworn in as Iran’s president at Parliament on August 5: MP

Canada First Nations demand court release Catholic Church ’compensation’ document

Iran to become 7th country to cure cancer using particle therapy

Biden has no plans to end illegal US military presence in Syria: Report

Myanmar’s junta cancels 2020 election results

US intelligence ‘likely’ knew of threat to Khashoggi before his murder: UN investigator

UNHCR reiterates concerns about refugees in Ethiopia

160 academics urge EU to stop funding Israeli universities complicit in violations of human rights, intl. law

Disgusting Video: Biden Slips Boy Used Covid Mask+ Video

Video surfaces of Atlanta police kicking handcuffed Black woman in face +Video

EU warns Turkey against plan to open Cyprus ghost town

US Capitol Police officer slams Trump’s ‘monstrosity,’ GOP blames Pelosi for riots

Tunisia’s biggest political party urges dialogue to resolve political crisis

Hezbollah, Amal Movement demand quick govt. formation to address Lebanon crisis

Pakistan Reopens Spin Boldak Crossing Held by Taliban

Daesh merged from US backed opposition and Al Qaeda in Iraq and Syria

‘More than 60’ perish as blaze devours hospital in S Iraq: Reports

Government Stops Budget to Development Projects

HWPL: Development of Peace in Mindanao, Philippines

IRGC comamnder says Iran will not initiate war but will determine magnitude, depth of battle in case of any aggression

Haitian President Moise assassinated at his private residence

Lawsuit seeking truth on Saudi role in 9/11 hitting critical moment as families push for answers

UK Covid cases could hit 100,000 a day: Health secretary

Gov. Cuomo declares ’disaster emergency’ on gun violence in New York

Major US bases hit in W Iraq, E Syria; Many Americans wounded at Iraqi base

Iran: Resisting foreign occupation is self-defense, not ‘terrorism’

ANDSF reclaims over a dozen districts as operations continue

Taliban pushed back from Badghis capital, Badghis governor confirms

Badghis governor reports all districts in province have fallen to Taliban

Tehran hosts meeting between Taliban and Afghan delegations

France investigating slavery claims against Saudi prince

Passenger plane carrying 28 crashes in Russia’s Far East

Hackers behind US IT company attack demand $70mn in ransom to decrypt locked systems

Iran says JCPOA policies ‘fundamental,’ won’t change under new administration

Bolivia’s ex-presidet Anez facing charges of genocide

Turkish, US defense ministers to discuss Kabul airport plan on Wednesday

Pakistan closes Torkham crossing due to COVID-19

Foreign Minister Atmar meets with regional partners

US slips out of Bagram silently without notifying new commander

Russia to ’respond harshly’ to any unfriendly US action

UN urged to ask Saudi Arabia to show proof detained Princess Basmah is alive

Hamas: Participation of Arab states alongside Israel in NATO drill betrayal of Palestinian cause

Afghanistan on Agenda in Indian FM’s Upcoming Visit to Moscow

12% of Texans to donate for wall on Mexico border

Afghan Taliban to put forth ’written peace deal’ at talks next month

Brazil defeat Peru 1-0 to qualify for Copa America final

UK’s Boris Johnson says COVID restrictions could ease later this month Access to the comments

Djokovic rolls into Wimbledon quarters with Garin thrashing

US Embassy in Baghdad targeted in multiple drone attacks

Gun violence on July 4th: Nearly 100 die during holiday

US military presence in Iraq is mere occupation: Nasrallah

China: US itself top threat to global cybersecurity

UNICEF warns six million Yemeni children at risk of losing education amid Saudi war

New task force investigates evidence of human rights violations in coup-hit Myanmar

Iran earmarks $4 mln in extra funding for setting up field hospitals in COVID-hit city

Biden’s threat of gun reform driving surge in purchases: Experts

Dominic Cummings: Boris Johnson admits it’s ‘ludicrous’ he’s PM

MSF denounces Italy for seizing French charity’s rescue vessel

Russia reports 24,353 new COVID-19 cases, showing slight fall compared to previous day

Rockets hit Ain al-Asad military base housing US forces in western Iraq; no casualties reported

Heavily-armed assailants kidnap 140 school students in northwest Nigeria

Tajik president deploys 20,000 troops to border with Afghanistan

Karzai ‘hopeful’ of better future but calls on China to assist

11 Districts Fall to Taliban in 24 Hours: Sources

25 killed as Myanmar junta raids town to push back armed fighters

EU lawmaker urges bloc to stop supporting US imperialism

Taliban warn all foreign troops must leave by September deadline

UK to leave small number of elite troops in Afghanistan as ex-MI6 chief warns of likely civil war

Azerbaijan insists Caspian gas platforms safe amid reports of blasts, fire

Venezuela to give COVAX ultimatum to deliver coronavirus vaccines

Islamic Jihad lambastes ‘traitorous UAE for granting citizenship to 5,000 Israelis’

’In a first, Moroccan military aircraft touches down in Israel for drill’

PM to confirm 19 July end to Covid rules in UK despite scientists’ warnings

‘Death lottery’ raging on amid US Covid vaccination

Afghanistan’s security must be established by Afghan people: Iran’s president-elect

17 killed in Philippine military plane crash

Vaccine scandal: Thousands rally in Brazil to demand Bolsonaro’s ouster

Bagram’s radar and VSAT systems reactivated following US pullout

Turkey, Pakistan and Iran consulates close doors in Balkh

Russian Envoy Shows Opposition to US Plans for Regional Bases

The Dramatic Evaluations Of The Winner Of The Nobel Prize Luc Montagnier

US Wants to See Taliban Return to Afghan Peace Process: Pentagon

Syria: US-led coalition claim of contributing to Daesh defeat far cry from reality

Ethiopia conflict: Rebels gain more ground as govt. declares ceasefire

Iran says ready to assist UN efforts to regulate cyberspace

Calls growing to cancel Canada Day amid grave discoveries

Russia scrambles fighter jets over Dutch vessel in Black Sea: Interfax

Gun deaths reportedly surging in US state of Iowa

Trump’s rally in Alabama cancelled over ‘partisan’ issues

Euro 2020: England beat Germany to book place in quarter-finals Access to the comments

Ukraine score late in extra time to beat Sweden at Euro 2020 Access to the comments

Haniyeh, Nasrallah discuss ways to achieve ‘final victory’ against Israel

German military completes withdrawal from Afghanistan

U.S. military days away from completing Afghan withdrawal – sources

Facebook can be held liable for child sex trafficking, Texas court rules

On 34th anniv. of Sardasht chemical attack, Zarif slams West for targeting survivors twice

Le Pen’s far-right party suffers setback in French regional vote

Belgium edges Portugal, reaches quarterfinals at Euro 2020 Access to the comments

Czechs beat Netherlands 2-0 to reach Euro 2020 quarterfinals Access to the comments

Boeing 777X ’realistically’ won’t win certification approval before mid-2023: US FAA

Yemeni forces launch retaliatory missile, drone attacks on Saudi Arabia

US claims staging airstrikes against Iraqi resistance groups along Syria border

US prosecutors give Trump Org. Monday deadline

Military tanks being moved to Pakistan will be targeted: MoI

The Afghan Woman King. How a devout Muslim woman found a way to express herself | Video Documentary

Senior NATO officer warns of ‘shocking’ Chinese military clout amid tensions with Beijing

Official: US troops to stay in northeaster Syria to back anti-Damascus SDF

US says may walk away from Vienna talks, not to remove all sanctions

Business group urges Biden to lift Europe travel ban, revive economies

Helicopter carrying Colombia’s President Duque struck by bullets in attack

Iran committed to Safeguards Agreement no more no less, says envoy

Over 130 groups urge Canada to halt ’prejudiced targeting’ of Muslim charities

UK, US ‘tempting fate’ by sending warships to Black Sea, Russia says

Pelosi forming select committee to probe assault on US Capitol

‘Slap on the wrist’: George Floyd family dismayed at Chauvin’s punishment

About 80 Afghan interpreters flown to safety in Australia

US Launches Drone Strikes in Northern Afghanistan: Report

Afghan peace talks should continue unless Taliban pull out: Abdullah

US to keep about 650 troops in Afghanistan after withdrawal

Biden calls on Afghans to ‘decide their future’ as withdrawal nears end

Hundreds of bodies found near another former residential school in Canada

Biden says insurrectionists need nukes and F-15s to fight US government

US birth rate suffers biggest decline in nearly 50 years, CDC data show

Afghan leaders head to Washington to meet Biden

Covid outbreak at US Embassy in Kabul grows to 159 cases

Putin blasts NATO’s ‘never-ending’ military build-ups near Russia

‘Foreign forces can’t come and go as they wish:’ China, Russia alarmed about Afghanistan

Meghan Markle Prepares for ’Brutal Showdown’ With UK Royal Family Amid Bullying Probe - Report

Russia’s military chief calls for Tehran and Islamabad to support peace process

CENTCOM says retrograde process over 50% complete

Qureshi voices concern over current situation in Afghanistan

Surge in Taliban attacks across Afghanistan as tribal leaders mobilize to fight

US decision to block pro-resistance media outlets proves their influence: Yemen

Iran turns a corner with production from giant oil layer

Iran urges UN to help facilitate peace process among all Afghan groups

Russian troops hold drills as US, NATO warships enter Black Sea

President Rouhani, President-elect Raeisi meet for 2nd time weeks before transition

Biden agrees with Putin on ‘low point’ in US-Russia ties

4 killed as Turkey intensifies attacks on ‘PKK targets’ in Iraqi Kurdistan

Biden to discuss airport security situation with Erdogan

Mysterious fire razes to rubble Rohingya refugees camp in New Delhi

Netanyahu shown the door, US pledges allegiance to new Israeli regime

Florida gov., rising GOP star, says he has not discussed 2024 with Trump

Erdogan Says US Can Rely on Turkey Once Troops Leave Afghanistan

Gas pipe explosion kills 11 in central Chinese city

Islamic Jihad urges unity to confront Israeli ’checkpoints of death’

Beijing says small groups can’t rule world as G7 adopts anti-China agenda

Texas, Arizona Govs. calling for states to send police to help deal with border crisis

Iran: Vienna talks on JCPOA revival unlikely to conclude this week

Public protests against police brutality grip Tunisia

Azerbaijan swaps 15 Armenian prisoners for map of landmines

Biden declines to hold joint news briefing after meeting Putin

Spanish father ’killed daughters, dumped bodies at sea,’ say investigators

Euro 2020: Belgium crush Russia; Finland upset Denmark

US unveils criminal charges against two Israelis in insider trader scheme

France marches for liberties

Top US general confirms climate change’s threat military ops

Families find the bodies of two missing Kabul women+Video

N Korea’s Kim calls for boosting military power: Report

Washington rattled at deepening ties between Iran, Cuba, and Venezuela?

UK envoy called for acts of sabotage against Sana’a government, says Yemeni official

Human rights group lodges ‘torture’ complaint at Paris court against UAE official

Canadians rally against Islamophobia after Muslim family killing

Federal judge halts debt-relief program for US minority farmers

Hazaras in Afghanistan: Victims of Genocide as World Turns Blind Eye

‘They’re trying to kill Assange because he spoke the truth’: Roger Waters calls on Biden to end ‘disgusting’ sham prosecution

Massive EA Games hack began with cyber thieves posing as employee on Slack

South Korea can now build missiles able to reach Beijing, Moscow as US lifts range limits

Araqchi: US shedding ‘crocodile tears’ on prisoner’s death while immiserating 82mn Iranians

US-Russia relationship ‘deteriorated to its lowest point’ in years: Putin

District in Ghor Falls to Taliban after ‘Heavy Clashes’

Russia: Terrorists beefing up presence in two areas in Syria’s Idlib, step up attacks

Internal watchdog to probe Trump-era secret seizure of Democratic lawmakers’ records

Iran: US claim of policy change towards JCPOA ’only in words’

Iran defeat Cambodia 10-0 in FIFA World Cup qualification

Pentagon announces $150 million in military aid to Ukraine

US embassy suspends all visa application process due to COVID

At least 20 Muslim pilgrims die in Pakistan bus crash

Djokovic reaches French Open final with epic win over Nadal

Italy beat Turkey 3-0 in Euro 2020 opener

NATO Allies, Including Turkey, Continue Talks on Kabul Airport

Asian Qualifiers: Oman Defeats Afghanistan 2-1

Five People Killed in Gunmen Attack in Paghman: Police

Biden begins European visit with warning for Russia president

US weighs possibility of airstrikes in Afghanistan after troops withdrawal

Myanmar’s junta files new corruption charge against ousted leader Suu Kyi

Developer officially cancels Keystone XL pipeline project blocked by Biden

Bases housing US forces hit by rockets in Iraq’s Salahuddin, Baghdad

US Police did not clear protesters from Lafayette Park for Trump photo op: Report

Six Security Force Members Killed in Baghlan Car Bomb Attack

Senate passes bill to boost US science and tech innovation to counter China

QAnon supporter says he was deceived by ’pack of lies’

Australia’s largest dinosaur identified as new species

Syria’s air defenses intercept Israeli missiles over Damascus

Islamophobia in Canada: Trudeau calls killing of Muslim family ’terrorist attack’

Nasrallah: We will eventually hold prayers at al-Aqsa Mosque

Three die in ANA helicopter crash in Maiden Wardak province

Ten HALO Trust deminers killed in Baghlan shooting

Zarif meets with UN envoys for Yemen and Afghanistan

MSF reports basic medical needs of Afghans are not being met

WHO chief says vaccine inequality has caused ‘two-track pandemic’

Congresswoman Omar accused of pandering to Zionists with anti-Palestinian attacks

NSIA estimates general population at 33.6 million

Moscow-Ottawa standoff: Russia prohibits entry of 9 Canadian citizens

Tight race for presidency: Fraud claims surface amid ballot counting in Peru

US troops withdrawal now 50 percent complete: CENTCOM chief

US to keep embassy in Kabul as long as it’s ‘welcome’

UN special envoy in Tehran to discuss Afghan peace process

Sullivan Confirms US Had Intel, Military Talks with Pakistan

Newsmax rejects Gaetz job request amid sex-crimes investigation

Canadian driver kills Muslim family of 4 in ‘planned attack’

2022 World Cup qualifiers: Iran top Bahrain 3-0, move up to 2nd in group C

Center of Faryab’s Dawlat Shah District Falls to Taliban

Blinken pledges to speed up US visa process for Afghan translators

CIA scrambles for new approach in Afghanistan: NYT reports

Britain’s war in Afghanistan has cost over $31 billion

Four killed in Paktia roadside IED explosion

Anonymous turns its ire on Elon Musk for bitcoin ’trolling’, ominously warns the billionaire to ’EXPECT US’

Afghanistan and Turkmenistan to sign marble export agreement

‘Butcher of Bosnia’ faces final verdict for genocide, war crimes at The Hague

Trump rips Biden at GOP convention, vows ‘tremendous 2022’

US military alarmed by rising cases of ‘sophisticated’ drone attacks in Iraq

Volleyball Nations League: Iran 3-0 Bulgaria

Khalilzad heads to Kabul and Doha in push for peace

Voices raised over killings as #StopHazaraGenocide trends on Twitter

Security Forces Suffer ’Heavy Casualties’ in Faryab Clashes

Catholic Church ignoring role in ’heinous crimes’ against indigenous Canadians

Yemen won war; Saudi, US in no position to dictate terms to victors, says Foreign Policy

Protests in Minneapolis turn violent after police shoot Black man to death

Foreign nationals can come to Russia for COVID-19 vaccination: Putin

Volleyball Nations League: Iran 3-1 Italy

Zabul’s Shinkai district falls to the Taliban

Two district police chiefs, 8 soldiers killed in Baghlan, Ghazni clashes

China’s Wang says Afghans ‘can control own destiny’ post withdrawal

US spying all over world unacceptable, intolerable, China foreign ministry says

Fire at Tehran oil refinery almost extinguished, no casualties: CEO

Abdullah: Political Division Will Cause Collapse

Another four killed in second explosion in one day in Kabul

Guterres: Iran loses UN voting rights for failure to pay dues

Pentagon chief, MBS discuss Yemen war as Saudis take more blows on battlefield

NASA’s Venus missions to probe divergent fate of Earth’s hothouse sister planet

US gun violence: Three officers shot during service call in Delaware

COVID-19: 1,509 New Cases, 34 Deaths Reported in Afghanistan

Taliban Still Closely Tied to Al Qaeda: UN Report

Pentagon reports military leaders planning post-withdrawal financial support

Four killed in magnetic IED blast in Kabul

US military says it mistakenly killed 20 Afghan civilians last year

Six Pakistani al-Qaeda militants killed in Helmand airstrike

Myanmar teachers, students defy junta order to reopen schools

Trump says Biden wants migrants to swamp US by scrapping ‘Remain in Mexico’ rule

Discovery of children’s remains at school site reopens wounds for indigenous survivors

US military says killed 23 civilians around the world in 2020; NGOs dispute figure

US worker shortage is real and getting worse by the day: Chamber of Commerce

Florida man pleads guilty in Capitol protest case

Lapid announces forming unprecedented coalition to boot Netanyahu

China, Pakistan, Afghanistan foreign ministers to meet

Three civilians killed in NDS convoy blast in Nangarhar

Taliban captures check posts in Nangarhar in series of attacks

UN underscores urgent need to protect civilians

RSF asks ICC to probe killings of Afghan journalists

Ahead of Biden meeting, Erdogan warns US could lose ’reliable partner by cornering Turkey’

Israel claims destroying Syrian army post in occupied Golan Heights

Palestine summons European envoys over ’no’ votes to UN’s motion

US Republicans putting ’our entire democracy’ at risk: Over 100 scholars warn

NATO Defense Ministers agree to keep civilian footprint in country

US completes as much as 44% of retrograde process

Turkey agrees to run Kabul airport in NATO deal: UAE report

At least 10 killed, 12 wounded in bomb attacks in Kabul

World leaders urged to work towards ensuring vaccine equality

Venezuela rescues 8 soldiers kidnapped by armed groups on Colombia border

Ex-Trump adviser Flynn denies he said Myanmar-like coup ’should happen’ in US

Turmoil in Myanmar: Anti-junta protests, public defiance, ethnic insurgency continue

US wrapping up ops at Bagram and preparing to hand over base

NDS convoy targeted in IED explosion in Parwan

NATO chief says it’s time for Afghans to take ‘full responsibility’

Fortune Magazine ranks Fawzia Koofi among top 50 world leaders

Security Situation in Afghanistan Remains Challenging: NATO Chief

New Zealand military called in as hundreds flee floods

US spy agency colluded with Denmark to snoop on Merkel, other top EU leaders: Reports

Houthi slams ‘weak’ UN response to Yemen’s humanitarian crisis

Thousands of Colombians rally in Bogota to demand end to protests and roadblocks

Saudis voice anger over aberrant dance party, restriction on loudspeaker use by mosques

US protesters march for reparations in Tulsa, Oklahoma amid anniv. of black massacre

UN official in Gaza regrets remarks, says no justification for Israeli killing of civilians

US manufacturers blame Trump-era tariffs for swelling inflation: WSJ

UK accelerates plans to resettle Afghan translators

Gunmen attack Islamic school in Niger state, abduct unknown number of students

Netanyahu breathes fire as prime minister’s seat grows tight

‘Russia remains undeterred,’ US lawmakers call for stepping up US cyber defenses

ECOWAS suspends Mali over coup, but withholds sanctions

7 presumed dead after plane crashes into lake in Tennessee

Two dead, 20 injured in mass shooting outside Florida club

Chinese consortium meets with Ghani over $400 million power project

Key TTP member killed in Afghanistan: Pakistan media reports

Hekmatyar claims govt has yet to implement key decisions around peace process

Chelsea beats Manchester City 1-0, winning the Champions League for the second time Access to the comments

NSA says there’s been no sign of Taliban leader for a year

US defense budget for 2022 includes $3.3 billion for Afghanistan

Four killed in blast targeting Alberoni University bus in Bagram

NSA refutes reports of Pakistan cutting contact with him

Afghanistan: 654 New Cases of COVID-19, 20 Deaths Reported

Myanmar’s underground government parades new armed force

Assad’s election victory reflects Syrians’ warm feeling for president, says analyst

Biden admin. seeks to toss lawsuits against Trump for violent clearing of Lafayette Square protest

Saudi Arabia, UAE consolidating strategic positions in Yemen to spare losses

Putin slams West’s censure of Belarus, recalls US-led hijacking of Bolivian president’s plane

US soldiers mistakenly exposed top-secret information about nuclear weapons in Europe: Report

Saudi Arabia releases Lebanese singer after weeks in captivity over Hezbollah support

Remains of 215 Canadian indigenous children found at former residential school

Mali’s top court declares coup leader Goita as interim president

Dozens of ANSDF members and civilians killed in last 10 days: reports

Key US Military Base in Kabul Handed Over to Afghan Forces

Biden Says US Forces Have Achieved Their ‘Purpose’ in Afghanistan

Rabbani: Efforts to Form Supreme State Council ‘Symbolic’

Schools in Kabul Closed for Two Weeks as COVID Cases Surge

UK authorities foiled 29 terror attacks in past 4 years

Extreme heat drives ’high risk’ summer for US power, especially in California

It’s US actions, not Iran election, that determine course of Vienna talks: Official

Volcano warning sparks evacuation order, exodus in DR Congo

Biden gives intel agencies 90 days to pinpoint COVID origins as lab leak theory debated

COVID-19: 764 New Cases, 12 Deaths Reported in Afghanistan

Criticism of Syria vote shows West detached from reality: FM Mekdad

US must end epidemic of gun violence, Biden tells Congress after California deadly shooting

Mali’s interim president, prime minister resign after arrest by army

US diplomats rip Biden’s failure to provide them with care for ’Havana Syndrome’

Efforts underway to improve ties between Damascus, Riyadh: Assad’s top aide

Legal director of Farah juvenile facility assassinated

HSBC exits loss-making US retail banking as part of Asia pivot

Leader backs up Constitutional Council, urges Iranians to participate in June 18 election

UK won’t commit to halting new oil exploration despite climate report

Kyrgyzstan refuses entry to Tajik citizens, sends back passenger plane

More than 60 people freed from Taliban prison in Baghlan

Japanese fishing boat, Russian ship engaged in deadly collision

Taliban reacts to reports of US base being established in region

Cyclone Yaas batters eastern India, 1.2 million seek shelter

More than 60 people freed from Taliban prison in Baghlan

Biden says Nord Stream 2 sanctions waived because pipeline nearly done & fighting it now would be ‘counterproductive’ with allies

WhatsApp SUES Indian government over new social media rules, citing ‘privacy concerns’ – reports

Riyadh Contradictions: Saudis Want Talks with Iran, without Correcting Their Mistakes

George Floyd’s family meet Biden and lawmakers, call for police reforms

Cuba reacts to US fresh terrorism charge, says Biden upholding Trump policy

Syrians head to polls to elect president as anti-terror fight nears end

Grand jury convened in NY criminal Trump probe, signaling charges could be coming

Nasrallah warns attack on Jerusalem al-Quds means regional war, Israel’s destruction

Araghchi ’still not confident’ conclusion of talks possible

Iran presidential election 2021: Candidates announced, cleared to start campaigning

Taliban lays down conditions to attend Istanbul conference

Mitch McConnell accuses Biden of ‘abandoning’ Afghanistan

Third Wave of COVID-19 ’May Peak in 10 Days’: Health Ministry

Commandos rescue 41 during raid on Taliban prison in Herat

Australia to close Kabul embassy ahead of foreign troops withdrawal

Humanitarian actors pledge to deliver aid to millions of Afghans in need

Growing divisions among US Republicans over Jan. 6 Capitol riot commission

Iran, IAEA agree to extend inspection agreement by one month until conclusion of Vienna talks

Four Reasons Why Iraq Reducing Reliance on US, Seeking Russian Arms

Taliban attacks in Badakhshan province repelled

French protest for Palestine

Morocco angered by Spain’s decision to host Polisario chief, demands probe

Italian dock workers showed power of ordinary people, and Palestinians need all the help they can get

Molten lava from Congo volcano swallows homes

Russia begins mass production of autonomous war robots

15 people shot, three of them fatally in Minneapolis

21 runners dead as extreme weather hits China ultramarathon

Sanders push to halt arms sale to Israeli regime faces obstacles

Head of Religious Scholars Council Killed in Parwan

Microsoft to unplug Explorer as it seeks edge in browser war

US lawmakers concerned Taliban may grab military gear after withdrawal

8 Soldiers, 20 Taliban Killed as Clashes Continue in Baghlan

Sonita Alizadeh awarded 2021 Freedom Prize

Liz Cheney challenger sets off debate after revealing he impregnated 14-year-old when he was 18: ‘It was like Romeo and Juliet’

Slap on the wrist for Jeffrey Epstein’s prison guards; no jail time for sleeping on the job & forging documents about it

Tulsi Gabbard calls for Chicago mayor Lightfoot to resign over ‘anti-white racism’ causing social media uproar