Fifteen Turkish parliamentarians from the main opposition have switched to the fledgling Iyi Party to ensure it can run in snap June elections called by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, officials from the opposition CHP said on Sunday.
Turkish opposition deputies switch to help fledging party fight snap elections
Armenia's political turmoil deepened on Sunday as Prime Minister Serzh Sarkisian stormed out of talks with opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan, who was later forcibly removed from a protest.
Armenia PM storms out of talks with opposition leader
Asian nations with their rich culture and civilization can be the messengers of peace and friendship and promote interactions among world nations, Iran's ambassador to Beijing said on Sunday.
Asian nations can act as messengers of peace, friendship: Iran diplomat
Over 10,000 kites filled the skies on Saturday during the opening ceremony of the Weifang International Kite Festival, in Shangdong Province.
10,000 kites fly high in China's Weifang festival (Video)
Thousands took to the streets of Tel Aviv on Saturday to stage an anti-corruption demo condemning draft laws that would limit the powers of Israel's Supreme Court.
Thousands rally in Israel to condemn government corruption (Video)
Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) is scheduled to deliver a speech at a security conference slated to be held in Sochi, Russia.
Iran top security official to address Russia security confab
Human rights groups have slammed the US State Department annual report on the condition of human rights in other countries, American News Publication ‘Foreign Policy’ (FP) reported.
HR advocates question US annual rights report
A senior Yemeni official said on Saturday that the national salvation government in his country welcomes any 'proposals leading to serious and durable peace.'
Ansarullah Movement after political solution to Yemen crisis
For the second consecutive year, Iran opened a book fair in at the University of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Sunday.
Iran book fair opens in Kabul
A suicide bomber struck a voter registration center in the Afghan capital on Sunday, killing at least 48 people in an attack claimed by the Daesh terror group.
Daesh-claimed bombing kills nearly 50 in Kabul

Page Generated in 0/0582 sec