Merkel's conservatives widen lead over Social Democrat rivals: poll

Merkel's conservatives widen lead over Social Democrat rivals: poll

May 23, 2017 - 10:33 AMT  06:33 GMT
The party's resurrection has come on the back of promises of tax cuts, higher infrastructure investment and a tough stance on Turkey.
Azerbaijan employs mortar, divisional gun on Karabakh contact line

Azerbaijan employs mortar, divisional gun on Karabakh contact line

May 23, 2017 - 10:30 AMT  06:30 GMT
Artsakh defense army troops retaliated to suppress Azerbaijan's provocations and continue protecting their positions.
U.S. delivers patrol boats to Vietnam to boost security ties

U.S. delivers patrol boats to Vietnam to boost security ties

May 23, 2017 - 10:23 AMT  06:23 GMT
China, which claims most of the South China Sea, has recently built artificial islands on reefs and shoals around the Spratlys and installed military facilities on these islands.
U.S., Japan “collaborating on new missile defense radars”

U.S., Japan “collaborating on new missile defense radars”

May 23, 2017 - 10:13 AMT  06:13 GMT
Raytheon Co and Lockheed Martin Corp are working with Japanese partners on rival projects to develop new radars to enhance Japan's shield against any N. Korea.
Trump says shared concern about Iran driving Israel, Arab states closer

Trump says shared concern about Iran driving Israel, Arab states closer

May 23, 2017 - 10:01 AMT  06:01 GMT
Trump has vowed to do whatever necessary to broker peace between Israel and the Palestinians, dubbing a peace accord "the ultimate deal".
19 killed in suspected terror attack at Manchester concert

19 killed in suspected terror attack at Manchester concert

May 23, 2017 - 09:51 AMT  05:51 GMT
If it is confirmed as a terror attack, it would be the worst to hit Britain since the July 7 2005 suicide bomb attacks in central London.