Turkish Defense giant ASELSAN to open offices in Pakistan, Ukraine

Turkey's defense giant ASELSAN is preparing to launch offices in Pakistan and Ukraine on Jan. 1 with the aim of bolstering its marketing opportunities. ASELSAN...

French government’s pension reforms fail to satisfy unions

French trade unions were left unconvinced Wednesday when Prime Minister Edouard Philippe set out the details of the government's pension reforms plan. Amid days of...

Russia ousts 2 German diplomats in tit-for-tat move

The Russian Foreign Ministry on Thursday declared two German diplomats persona non grata in a tit-for-tat move. The German diplomats were given seven days to...

Britain votes to decide the fate of Brexit, again

Tens of thousands of polling stations were set to open at 7 a.m. GMT on Thursday as British voters prepare to choose members of...

Worsening British health system (NHS) marks Brexit-dominated elections

British snap elections, which have been dominated by Brexit, are now marked by the growing strains on the country's health services as many Britons...

Turkey may tell US to withdraw from Incirlik Air Base,...

Turkey will consider requesting that the U.S. withdraw from Incirlik Air Base if Washington imposes sanctions on Ankara, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said Wednesday. In...

Greece will be isolated if it goes to war with Turkey,...

Greece will be left alone if it goes into war with Turkey, former Greek Foreign Minister Theodora Bakoyannis said in a series of tweets...

Defying protesters, India passes anti-Muslim citizenship bill

India's Parliament Wednesday passed a contentious citizenship bill which discriminates against Muslims as part of the Hindu-nationalist government's agenda, amid violent protests against the...

Turkey may send troops to Libya if Tripoli request: President Erdoğan

"Turkey may send 'sufficient amount' of troops to Libya if Tripoli requests," Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said in his speech as speaking at an event held on the occasion of Human Rights Day in the capital Ankara...

US President Trump says FBI Director Christopher Wray cannot fix the...

"I don’t know what report current Director of the FBI Christopher Wray was reading, but it sure wasn’t the one given to me. With that kind...

Saudi King Salman calls for Gulf Arab unity to confront Iran

Saudi King Salman urged his Gulf neighbours to work together against the kingdom's regional rival, Iran, during the opening session of a regional annual summit in Riyadh....

Conservative Party becomes ‘hotbed’ for Islamophobia in UK – expert

Anas Altikriti -- the founder and CEO of the Cordoba Foundation -- said in an exclusive interview to Turkey's state-run news agency: "The Conservative Party has become a hotbed...

Rohingya Muslims in Europe hopeful for justice

Rohingya Muslims in Europe are hopeful for the outcome of a lawsuit at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) filed against Myanmar by West...

‘Greece, Israel, Egypt cannot act without our approval,’ President Erdoğan says...

"Turkey used its rights originating from international law in the Libya deal; Greece, Israel, Egypt and the Greek Cypriot administration cannot act without our...

UK economic growth likely to slow to 1% in 2020: BCC

LONDON, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- British economic growth was expected to slow from 1.3 percent for this year to one percent in 2020, according...

French strike chaos deepens in crucial week for Macron

France's transport chaos deepened amid an ongoing nationwide strike and mass protests over pension reforms, ramping up tensions at the start of a crucial...

Putin meets Ukraine’s Zelenskiy for first time at Paris peace summit

Russian President Valdimir Putin met his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelenskiy for the first time on Monday at a summit in Paris that aimed at...

India’s Parliament passes anti-Muslim citizenship bill

India's Parliament saw raucous scenes Monday and protests raged in the northeast of the country as lawmakers debated legislation that stands to give citizenship...

Germany – SPD leadership risks future of Merkel’s coalition

The future of Germany's ruling coalition looks shaky after the weekend election of new leaders of the Social Democrats (SPD) who are demanding a...

Climate change triggers widespread migration in Pakistan

Extreme weather patterns, shrinking agriculture, sea erosion, and lingering dry spells have caused widespread migration within Pakistan in the past decade, according to officials...