"The two Iranian and Austrian nations have never had any conflicts of interests", President Hassan Rouhani said in a meeting with the new Austrian Ambassador to Tehran, describing Tehran-Vienna ties long-standing and very friendly.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei in a ceremony here on Thursday endorsed the Iranian president-elect, Hassan Rouhani, who won the majority of votes on May 19 presidential elections.
Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Monday he will veto two of three bills reforming the country's judiciary system, easing worries that the ruling Law and Justice party will undermine the division of powers.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has begun his three-nation tour to the Persian Gulf region by visiting Saudi Arabia in an attempt to defuse a political crisis between a Saudi-led quartet of Arab countries, the so-called siege states, and Turkey’s ally Qatar, as the unprecedented diplomatic rift deepens.
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has declared a three-month state of emergency in his home state, where clashes have raged for months between clan-based militias, the government spokesman said on Tuesday.
Over seven million Venezuelans have voted in a symbolic referendum intended to de-legitimize President Nicolas Maduro and his plan to rewrite the constitution. Maduro’s supporters held their own vote in a rehearsal of a government-backed ballot on July 30 to elect a body that would revise the constitution. More in this report by PRESSTV’s correspondent Jesus Silva from Caracas.