UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie today visited West Mosul, an urban area held captive by ISIS for three years until its liberation last summer. After walking among the bombed-out buildings that line its quiet streets and meeting with some of the first families to return, she urged the world not to forget the agonies they have endured – and not to ignore the new struggles they now face.
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir said he is ready to accept a peace deal to end a civil war and set up an inclusive new government.
Former U.S. president Barack Obama on Tuesday (July 17) used a tribute to Nelson Mandela to warn that the world had plunged into "strange and uncertain times".
Britain set out in detail Thursday (Jul 12) its proposals for the future economic and security relationship with the EU after Brexit. The plan was agreed by Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet last week - only for two top ministers to quit in protest at its provisions to adopt EU rules on trade in goods. The plan foresees an overall "association agreement" with the EU encompassing different deals on different areas. Here are the key points:
When a powerful surge of mud started to sweep through the tidy streets of Yanohigashi, many of its residents were totally caught off guard.
Changes in temperature and rainfall will impact almost half of South Asia in the coming decades, reducing economic growth in one of the world's poorest regions, the World Bank said.
These days, the Afghan people cannot hide their joy when they see government soldiers appear beside Taliban militants in the streets of the capital city of Kabul. An indefinite ceasefire has sparked great hopes of lasting peace for the war-torn South Asian nation.
South Koreans around the world will be closely watching events in Singapore next week to see if the United States-North Korea summit on June 12th will be a success.
The potential success of the upcoming United States-North Korea summit in Singapore is a “precious opportunity” for peace and prosperity in the world, South Korea Defence Minister Song Young-moo said on Saturday (June 2nd).
People in Asia hope President Trump brings good things during his trip to the region.
Britain and the EU are stuck in a "disturbing" deadlock over the Brexit divorce bill, though a breakthrough remains possible in the next two months, EU negotiator Michel Barnier said on Thursday (October 12th).
Timor-Leste and Australia chart the way through conciliation in a first under the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea.
On the occasion of the National Day of the Kingdom of Morocco on July 30, let us catch a glimpse of the growth of Morocco nowadays, in an article written by Azzeddine Farhane, Ambassador of His Majesty The King of Morocco to Vietnam.
Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry speak out about coping with grief and loss after the death of their mother 20 years ago
Qatar must "change their policies" and stop supporting "extremist groups", the Saudi foreign minister said on Tuesday (Jun 6) in Paris, a day after his nation and its allies cut off ties with the Gulf state.
Scotland's Parliament voted on Tuesday (Mar. 28th) to back First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's call for a second independence referendum.
Leaving the European Union, to be triggered by Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday (Mar. 29th), may transform Britain but it will also change the EU. Here's how Brexit will transform the EU: