November 24, 2014 - 19:12 AMT
In the eight weeks since the Minsk agreement was signed, almost 1,000 people have been killed, the UN human rights office says.
November 24, 2014 - 18:39 AMT
Hagel, a former Republican senator, has served as Pentagon chief since early 2013. Obama is expected to announce the resignation.
November 24, 2014 - 17:02 AMT
"Almost all of these attacks have been prevented. But as the IRA once boasted, the terrorists only have to be lucky once," said May.
November 24, 2014 - 16:52 AMT
A Western diplomat spoke of "progress made this weekend," adding that the talks would reconvene in December.
November 24, 2014 - 16:18 AMT
"We have agreed on supplies of concrete elements of concrete armaments for the Ukrainian armed forces," Poroshenko said.
November 24, 2014 - 14:45 AMT
Kurdish security forces, known also as peshmerga took part in the fighting against the IS group in both towns.
November 24, 2014 - 14:33 AMT
"Current proposals guarantee the perpetuation of a crisis, backing Israel into a corner,” the Post quoted Israeli govt. sources as saying.
November 24, 2014 - 14:15 AMT
China lays claim to almost all of the entire South China Sea, believed to be rich with minerals and oil-and-gas deposits.
November 24, 2014 - 11:31 AMT
Several hundred U.S. troops were deployed in Poland and the three Baltic states of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia earlier this year.
November 24, 2014 - 08:41 AMT
Hogan-Howe said the threat from so-called "lone wolf" attacks by individuals or small groups was causing "growing concern".
November 24, 2014 - 08:32 AMT
Casualties were high because the crowd was so dense, since people had come from nearby districts to cheer on their team.
November 24, 2014 - 08:23 AMT
Significant differences reportedly remain over the scope of Iran's uranium enrichment program and the timing of sanctions relief.
November 22, 2014 - 16:35 AMT
Islamic State group fighters have killed more than 200 men, women and children from Anbar's Sunni Al Bu Nimr tribe in recent weeks.
November 22, 2014 - 15:58 AMT
"We had been warning the Turkish authorities prior to the game that it was going to be a high-risk match,” the Serbian consul said.
November 22, 2014 - 13:39 AMT
In recent weeks 11 people have been killed by Palestinian attackers in five incidents, mostly in Jerusalem, but also in Tel Aviv and the West Bank.
November 22, 2014 - 13:12 AMT
Six world powers want Iran to curb its nuclear programme in return for the lifting of UN sanctions.