August 29, 2014 - 09:09 AMT
The UN agency says the journey out of Syria is also becoming tougher, with many people forced to pay bribes to armed gangs.
August 28, 2014 - 20:13 AMT
Morsi reportedly refused to answer any of the prosecutor's questions during an interrogation session in Borg al-Arab prison.
August 28, 2014 - 20:03 AMT
Another 81 UNDOF peacekeepers were being restricted to their positions in the vicinity of Ar Ruwayhinah and Burayqah.
August 28, 2014 - 19:56 AMT
"That's not saying we expect 20,000 but we have got to have a system in place that we can deal with robust numbers," Aylward said.
August 28, 2014 - 17:00 AMT
Following a 101-gun salute, Erdogan headed to the mausoleum of the nation's founder, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, to lay a wreath.
August 28, 2014 - 16:02 AMT
"A counter-offensive by Russian troops and separatist units is continuing in south-east Ukraine," the council said in a post.
August 28, 2014 - 13:41 AMT
Ailiana Tsarnaeva, 24, who lives in North Bergen, New Jersey, was taken into custody, accused of making the threat to 23-year-old woman.
August 28, 2014 - 13:07 AMT
Brice de la Vigne, MSF operations director, said efforts to bring the outbreak under control had been far too chaotic.
August 28, 2014 - 12:41 AMT
“If we do not do anything internationally, terrorism will spread across the entire region,” Francois Hollande told diplomats.
August 28, 2014 - 12:32 AMT
Erdoğan has accused the Hizmet movement of being behind the allegations of corruption as part of an effort to overturn his govt.
August 28, 2014 - 11:52 AMT
Calm has prevailed since the two sides agreed to an open-ended truce, settling for an ambiguous interim agreement in exchange.
August 28, 2014 - 11:29 AMT
"We presume all parties in the talks will show political will to reach a final, mutually acceptable agreement," Russia's MFA said.
August 28, 2014 - 11:20 AMT
Australia, which is responsible for search and rescue operations, has been looking for the plane in an area about 1,800km off its west coast.
August 27, 2014 - 17:55 AMT
The fighting in Kunduz reflects a broader trend of insurgent attacks across the country involving hundreds of fighters at a time.
August 27, 2014 - 15:04 AMT
The Finnish govt. says he Host Nation Support agreement applies to situations which include "disasters, disruptions and threats to security."
August 27, 2014 - 14:41 AMT
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also reported that “non-Syrian spy planes” carried out surveillance flights.