The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has called on warring parties in Yemen to withdraw from the embattled port city of Hudaydah “as soon as possible” in line with a ceasefire deal reached in December 2018.
White House lawyers and Department of Justice (DOJ) officials have met recently to discuss the conclusions of a report by Special Counsel Robert Mueller on alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election, according to The New York Times.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has overseen the test-firing of a new type of “tactical guided weapon,” North Korean state media report, the first public test since the collapse of a second round of top-level negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang.
Turkey's main opposition party candidate in local elections has been declared mayor of Istanbul after recounts of the votes despite a pending appeal from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ruling AK Party for the vote to annulled and re-run.
The official selection for this year’s Cannes Film Festival was revealed. This is one of the biggest events for the international film industry, in its 72nd year on the French Riviera, May 14-25, 2019. The usual big names of the Cannes festival are part of the line-up, with a few intriguing newcomers.
Libya's the internationally-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for strongman general, Khalifa Haftar, for allegedly ordering deadly airstrikes against civilian areas.