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.
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.