Lawyers representing victims of the Afghanistan conflict on Wednesday urged the International Criminal Court (ICC) to allow a war crimes investigation that would include scrutinizing the actions of US forces, Reuters reported.
The Kremlin on Wednesday denied the Russian government had been involved in the murder of a Georgian citizen in Berlin, hours before Germany expelled two Russian diplomats over what it said was Moscow’s refusal to cooperate in the investigation.
France and the European Union are ready to retaliate if US President Donald Trump acts on a threat to impose duties of up to 100% on $2.4 billion in imports of champagne, handbags and other French products, the French government said on Tuesday.
The United Nations said Tuesday it was procuring food assistance for 4.1 million Zimbabweans, a quarter of the population in a country where shortages are exacerbated by runaway inflation and climate-induced drought.
Finland’s Prime Minister Antti Rinne stepped down Tuesday after the Center Party, a member of the governing five-party coalition, said it had lost confidence in the Social Democrat leader in the wake of a crippling postal strike.
Three EU signatories to Iran deal welcome new European additions to INSTEX
US President Donald Trump faced two deadlines in Congress on Sunday as Democrats prepared to shift the focus of their impeachment inquiry from fact-finding to the consideration of possible charges of misconduct over his dealings with Ukraine.
Iran’s Navy announced the mass production of the indigenously-designed and submarine-launched Jask cruise missile along with unveiling a handful of other military projects and technological achievements.
International organizations need to speak out about Washington's economic sanctions that target Iran's food and medicine on top of the economy, an Iranian minister has said, warning of the adverse consequences of the embargoes.
An Israel warplane launched an airstrike against a position of the Palestinian resistance movement of Hamas in the northern parts of the besieged Gaza strip, hours after Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian teenager during a protest rally in the coastal enclave.
Iran Navy's commander said the force will soon be flying sophisticated unmanned aerial vehicles from its warships, saying the new gear will be even more versatile than the Navy's current lineup of drones in terms of range and other technologies.