UNSC Demands Immediate Release of UAE Vessel With 7 Indian Onboard From Houthis

The United Nations Security Council on Friday demanded the immediate release of a UAE-Flagged Cargo Vessel that was seized by Houthi rebels off the port of Hodeidah in Yemen and has seven Indian nationals onboard. The members of the council …

Read more

Russia and Iran Coordinating On Regional Issues: FM

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday said that Moscow and Tehran are coordinating on regional issues, including the situation in Syria. Speaking in a press conference, Lavrov said that the Kremlin and Tehran are in close contact on numerous …

Read more

Taliban FM Muttaqi Heads To Turkmenistan For Bilateral Talks

Taliban Foreign Minister, Ameer Khan Muttaqi on Friday departed to Turkmenistan for talks on trade, energy, and Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India TAPI gas pipeline, his office said in a statement. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, Abdul Qahar Balkhi said Muttaqi left for Ashgabat on the …

Read more

Saudi Arabia Hails Bahrain’s Diplomatic Achievements

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Friday praised Bahrain’s diplomatic achievements and efforts to further improve ties between the two states. In a statement marking Bahrain Diplomatic Day, the Saudi Ambassador to Bahrain, Prince Sultan bin Ahmed bin Abdulaziz said …

Read more

North Korea Vows Retaliation Against Latest US Sanction

North Korea fired another apparent ballistic missile on Friday, just hours after criticizing the United States’ push for new sanctions over its recent missile launches, and vowed a stronger and more explicit action if Washington maintains its “confrontational stance.” In …

Read more

Jordan’s Foreign Minister Stresses Two-State Solution To Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Jordanian deputy prime minister and foreign minister, Ayman Safadi on Thursday said his country adheres to the two-state solution regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Speaking at a virtual event at the Brookings Institute, Safadi talked over a series of regional issues, …

Read more

Russia, Israel Discuss Iran Nuclear Deal

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday discussed over the phone a range of issues, including ongoing Vienna talks to review the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. The two leaders held detailed discussions on regional security …

Read more

M15 Claims Chinese National Attempting to Influence Politicians

Britain’s Security Service, MI5, has distributed an interference warning to MPs and peers claiming that a female Chinese national is attempting to sway the parliament towards Beijing. The woman was identified as Christine Lee, a solicitor who is allegedly under …

Read more

Hezbollah Says Saudi Arabia Must Not Interfere In Lebanon Affairs

The head of the Executive Assembly of Hezbollah, Hashem Safieddine said that Saudi Arabia must not interfere in Lebanon’s internal affairs. Addressing a gathering in the capital city Beirut, Safideddine called on the Saudi authorities to stop what he described …

Read more

Iran Loses Vote At UN Over Unpaid Dues

Iran is among eight countries including Venezuela and Sudan that have lost their rights to vote at the United Nations because of unpaid dues. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a letter to the General Assembly that a total of 11 …

Read more