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Putin accuses U.S. of endangering global security

Putin accuses U.S. of endangering global security

October 24, 2014 - 20:42 AMT  16:42 GMT
"We did not start this," Putin told an informal group of experts on Russia that includes many Western specialists critical of him.
Attack on army post in Egypt's Sinai leaves 25 dead

Attack on army post in Egypt's Sinai leaves 25 dead

October 24, 2014 - 19:34 AMT  15:34 GMT
All the cities in northern Sinai have been without police since the 2011 uprising that toppled longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak.
Jailed Azeri human rights defender nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Jailed Azeri human rights defender nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

October 24, 2014 - 19:07 AMT  15:07 GMT
Yunus has been in prison since July 30, when she was sentenced to three months pre-trial detention on charges of treason.
Yellow powder found in packages sent to consulates in Turkey

Yellow powder found in packages sent to consulates in Turkey

October 24, 2014 - 18:15 AMT  14:15 GMT
“The letter containing a yellow substance was examined in line with regular procedures,” Turkey's disaster management agency said.
Palestinians to launch diplomatic push for int’l recognition

Palestinians to launch diplomatic push for int’l recognition

October 24, 2014 - 14:57 AMT  10:57 GMT
"If Netanyahu believes that he can sustain the status quo and (that) we'll do that for him, forget him," senior negotiator Saeb Erakat said.
Pakistani, Iranian forces exchange mortar fire along border

Pakistani, Iranian forces exchange mortar fire along border

October 24, 2014 - 14:36 AMT  10:36 GMT
Pakistan has been accused by predominantly Shia Muslim Iran of failing to stop cross-border attacks on its forces by extremist Sunni Muslim militants.
Putin, Merkel hope for Oct 29 gas talks to be productive: Kremlin

Putin, Merkel hope for Oct 29 gas talks to be productive: Kremlin

October 24, 2014 - 14:13 AMT  10:13 GMT
German Chancellor and Russian President stressed the importance of reaching an agreement on gas supplies to Ukraine in a telephone call.
U.S. officials say Iraqi forces months away from ground offensive against IS

U.S. officials say Iraqi forces months away from ground offensive against IS

October 24, 2014 - 09:15 AMT  05:15 GMT
In Iraq, the timing will depend on a host of factors, some out of the military's control - from Iraqi politics to the weather.
Lebanon says won't accept any more refugees from Syria

Lebanon says won't accept any more refugees from Syria

October 24, 2014 - 08:49 AMT  04:49 GMT
The Mediterranean country has 1.1 million officially registered Syrian refugees, although the number is believed to be far higher.
First Ebola case confirmed in New York

First Ebola case confirmed in New York

October 24, 2014 - 08:44 AMT  04:44 GMT
New York officials said Dr Craig Spencer had travelled on the subway and gone out jogging before he started feeling unwell.
EU, Ukraine to discuss bridging loan to Kiev next week: Merkel

EU, Ukraine to discuss bridging loan to Kiev next week: Merkel

October 24, 2014 - 08:33 AMT  04:33 GMT
"There is a necessity for a certain amount of bridging finance," Merkel told reporters after the first day of a European Union summit.
Suspected Ebola patient hospitalized in Turkey, brings total to 6

Suspected Ebola patient hospitalized in Turkey, brings total to 6

October 23, 2014 - 18:01 AMT  14:01 GMT
Five of them have returned from the Hajj pilgrimage and one is a Turkish student who is studying in Somali.
Erdogan says 200 Kurdish fighters will be allowed to enter Syria

Erdogan says 200 Kurdish fighters will be allowed to enter Syria

October 23, 2014 - 16:53 AMT  12:53 GMT
"I have learned that they finally reached agreement on a figure of 200 fighters," Erdogan told a news conference in Riga.
Islamists reportedly abduct dozens of women in Nigeria

Islamists reportedly abduct dozens of women in Nigeria

October 23, 2014 - 16:04 AMT  12:04 GMT
In a separate incident, at least five people were killed in a bomb blast at a bus station in a town in the state of Bauchi.
Cyprus president gets treatment in Brussels hospital

Cyprus president gets treatment in Brussels hospital

October 23, 2014 - 13:50 AMT  09:50 GMT
Anastasiades was admitted to a hospital in Brussels after a prolonged nosebleed that doctors said was caused by hypertension.
553 militants, 32 civilians killed in U.S.-led air strikes in Syria: monitor

553 militants, 32 civilians killed in U.S.-led air strikes in Syria: monitor

October 23, 2014 - 12:09 AMT  08:09 GMT
Coalition strikes have hit the Syrian provinces of Aleppo, Deir al-Zor, Idlib, Raqqa and al-Hassakah, the Observatory said.
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