Portugal’s prime minister carried out a reshuffle of his cabinet following the resignation of the defense minister and completion of next year’s budget, making changes at four ministries ahead of a general election in 2019.
Syrian prime minister says the northwestern province of Idlib, the last major stronghold of the terrorists in the Arab country, will be soon under government control, pledging to win any possible war there.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Monday Tehran will work with any government which is formed in neighboring Iraq after two political factions created an alliance that would give them a majority bloc in Parliament.
French President Emmanuel Macron’s government is to cut its social welfare spending, including its housing, family, and pension benefits, in the next fiscal year’s budget as part of controversial reforms that have made him unprecedentedly unpopular among the French people.
The parliamentary bloc of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement has warned about delay in forming a new government, stressing any further deferral risks the Arab country sliding “towards tension.”
The government in the United Kingdom is studying why more and more people are using food banks amid allegations that its social welfare policies have led to more poverty and destitution across the country.
Syrian government forces have discovered Israeli-made bombs along with loads of munitions and military hardware inside weapons caches belonging to foreign-sponsored Takfiri militants in the country's southern province of Rif Dimashq.