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.
Russia's Foreign Ministry on Friday dismissed the findings of the long-awaited report by US Special Counsel Robert Mueller and said it had failed to present any evidence of Russian meddling in US election, Russian news agencies reported.
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said his country attaches great importance to its ties with Iran, and he will seek closer relations between the two neighbors during his upcoming visit to the Islamic Republic.
Japan remains committed to avoiding any harmful impact from US sanctions on Iran, as it sees the Middle Eastern oil producer important for the country's supply security, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshige Seko said Friday.