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Us Warns United Arab Emirates Against Assault On Yemeni Port Hodeidah

WASHINGTON – The United States has warned its close ally the United Arab Emirates not to launch an assault on Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah, which United...

Myanmar Defense Lawyers Say Documents From Reuters Reporters Phones Not Secret

YANGON – Documents Myanmar police say they found on the mobile phones of two Reuters reporters accused of possessing state secrets were not confidential, defense...

Iran Is Preparing For Possible Increase Of Enrichment Capacity If Deal Fails Nuclear Chief

BEIRUT – Iran has begun preparations to boost its uranium enrichment capacity, its nuclear chief said on Tuesday, adding to pressure on European powers trying to...

Us Should Stop Detaining Migrants Separating Children Un

GENEVA – The United Nations called on the United States on Tuesday to stop detaining irregular migrant families and separating children at the southern border,...

Iran To Start Building Advanced Centrifuges Salehi

BEIRUT – Iran has begun work on infrastructure to build advanced centrifuges at its Natanz facility but will adhere to its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, the...

Aid Groups Want Macrons Assurances On Yemen Meet Co-chaired By Saudis

PARIS – Almost 30 aid groups wrote to French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday evening threatening to shun a conference on Yemen co-chaired by Saudi Arabia, one...

Death Toll In Tunisian Migrant Ship Accident Rises To 60 Iom

TUNIS – The death toll from a ship packed with migrants that sank off the Tunisian coast last weekend has risen to 60, the United Nations migration agency said...

Un Yemen Envoy In Talks With Houthis To Cede Hodeidah Port Sources

ADEN – The U.N. Yemen mediator is in talks with the Houthi movement to hand over control of Hodeidah port to the United Nations in an attempt to avert a possible...

Un Aid Boat Attacked Off Yemen Port Authority

GENEVA – Unidentified forces attacked a U.N. aid vessel off the main Yemeni port of Hodeidah at the weekend and started a fire in the engine room, port authorities...

Defense Says Myanmar Police Withheld Evidence From Reuters Reporters Phones

YANGON – Data that could support the defense of two Reuters reporters accused of possessing secret documents in Myanmar was missing from police phone evidence...