US-Taliban deal could see US pullout in 14 months

A US-Taliban agreement to be signed shortly will allow for complete US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan in 14 months, officials say. The announcement came in a joint US-Afghan declaration issued ahead …

Syria war: Turkey says thousands of migrants have crossed to EU

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGreek police fire tear gas at migrants Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says 18,000 migrants have crossed Turkish borders into Europe after the …

Trump’s new coronavirus risk: Dangerous spin and public distrust — inside Iran

Murky messaging. Dismissive attitudes. Bureaucratic shortcomings. A tenuous relationship with the truth. President Donald Trump is facing a bungled government response to the coronavirus threat — in Iran. And he has …

The ‘Puppet Master’ of Putin’s Kremlin Is Out, but His Sinister Policies Are Still In

ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP via Getty Images More Trump’s Fury at Intel Briefing Shows Putin’s Bet Keeps Paying Off He also became Russia’s ruthless hand in rebellious eastern Ukraine through the last six …

The Taliban Peace Deal Might Have Been Had Many Years and Thousands of Lives Ago

John Moore More The end was closing in on them. Not two months after the U.S. invaded Afghanistan in 2001, the Taliban’s Kandahar stronghold was about to fall to its Northern …

Iran's coronavirus death toll rises to 43, 593 people infected

DUBAI, Feb 29 (Reuters) – Iran’s death toll from the coronavirus outbreak has reached 43, a health official told state TV on Saturday, adding that the number of infected people across …

Coronavirus Live Updates: South Korea Reports 800 New Cases – The New York Times

Here’s what you need to know: ImageThe U.C.-Davis Medical Center in California, where a patient with the coronavirus is being treated.Credit…Max Whittaker for The New York Times New cases in three …

Coronavirus: Trump calls criticism Democrat ‘hoax’

US President Donald Trump has called criticism from Democrats over his reaction to the global coronavirus outbreak as a “hoax”. “The Democrats are politicising the coronavirus,” he said at a campaign …

Turkey releases video of missile strike on Pantsir-S1 in Syria

Turkish media released unique footage shows Turkey’s armed unmanned aircraft system destroyed a Pantsir-S1 self-propelled combined gun-missile system during its strike on Syrian Arab Army targets on Friday near Idlib. In …

Malaysia’s Muhyiddin named PM in shock that sidelines old rivals – CNBC

Malaysia’s former deputy prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin shows a document after submitting an application for a new political party on August 9, 2016. Opponents of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak applied …

43rd UNHRC session: ‘Pakistani Army Epicenter of International Terrorism’ poster displayed at Broken Chair in Geneva

GENEVA: A banner with the slogan – ‘Pakistani Army Epicenter of International Terrorism’ – has been put up at the iconic Broken Chair during the 43rd session of the United Nations …