Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held separate telephone conversations with the foreign ministers of Turkey, Iraq, Russia and Syria on the latest developments in the region, particularly over the situation in northern Syria.
Saudi Arabia and the UAE have changed their approach towards the Islamic Republic, said Chief of Staff of Iranian President Mahmoud Vaezi, adding that the United Arab Emirates has recently made efforts to get in touch with Iran.
Police and local people searched on Saturday for more bodies in the rubble of a mosque in Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar Province after bomb explosions in which at least 69 people were killed during Friday prayers.
South Korean police detained 19 students on Friday after several climbed over the wall into the grounds of the US ambassador’s residence in Seoul in protest against the US troop presence in the country.
Chile's President Sebastian Pinera declared a state of emergency in Santiago Friday night and gave the military responsibility for security after a day of violent protests over an increase in the price of metro tickets.
Pakistan's foreign minister said Iran and Saudi Arabia have indicated a willingness to pursue diplomacy to end their disputes after Pakistan's prime minister traveled to both countries to try and ease tensions.
Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani warned those behind a recent attack on an Iranian oil tanker in the Red Sea saying they will be given a response that would make them regret the move.
The head of Iran’s Civil Defense Organization Brigadier General Gholamreza Jalali highlighted the country’s major scientific progress, saying about 200 new cyber defense products have been made in Iran.
The impeachment inquiry revealed vivid new details about the high-level unease over US President Donald Trump’s actions toward Ukraine and those of his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani as the swift-moving probe by House Democrats showed no signs of easing.
Europe must be ready for the possibility of a new refugee influx, Greece's Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis warned Wednesday, as an unfolding Turkish invasion in Syria could see more people flee the already war-ravaged region.