Syrian army forces have managed to frustrate an attack by foreign-sponsored Takfiri militants in the country’s western costal province of Latakia as they are engaged in joint counter-terrorism operations with allied fighters from popular defense groups against the extremists.
Prime Minister Theresa May will propose on Friday a new plan to ease trade and offer Britain more freedom to set tariffs after Brexit, a last-ditch attempt to unite her divided government on plans to leave the European Union.
A greater representation of women in the government is bad news for corruption, according to a new study published in the Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization by researchers Chandan Jha of Le Moyne College and Sudipta Sarangi of Virginia Tech.
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has again urged leaders of Catalonia to form a new administration that could function and be viable, hinting that his government in Madrid may reject a future regional cabinet that includes jailed leaders of an outlawed independence movement.
The 10 percent growth in Iran-Singapore trade ties during March 21-November 21, 2017, compared to the figure for the same period of the preceding year, shows that both governments are focused on expanding economic relations.
Egypt has warned foreign journalists about the consequences of the “non-professional” coverage of the presidential election in the North African country, where incumbent Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is headed toward a landslide victory in what has been effectively a one-man show.