Iran Accuses US Of ‘Iranophobia’, Arming ‘Dangerous Terrorists’

TEHRAN: Iran accused the United States on Monday of selling arms to “dangerous terrorists” in the Middle East and of spreading ‘Iranophobia’ aimed at encouraging Arab states to purchase arms, state television reported. “Once again, by his repetitive and baseless claims about Iran, the American president

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India Rejects Erdogan’S Kashmir Suggestion

While Pakistan welcomed on Monday Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s offer to strengthen the dialogue process for resolving the Kashmir issue, New Delhi asserted that it was an Indo-Pak bilateral matter, “essentially due to cross-border terrorism”. Ahead of his arrival in New Delhi, President Erdogan

Russia Warns US Against Unilateral Strike On North Korea

MOSCOW, (APP/AFP) – Russia on Monday warned Washington against launching a unilateral strike on North Korea, after US Vice President Mike Pence said the era of “strategic patience” with Pyongyang was over. “This is a very risky path,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at

China Coal Imports From North Korea Surge In February

BEIJING, (APP/AFP) – The value of China’s coal imports from North Korea surged nearly 40 percent in February, official data shows — the same month Beijing vowed to suspend the trade over Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile tests. China imported $97.6 million worth of North Korean

Turkish Minister Visits Switzerland As Europe Row Simmers

GENEVA, (APP/AFP) – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu met with his Swiss counterpart Thursday after having to call off a campaign appearance amongst diaspora voters, in a bitter row between Ankara and Europe. Relations between Turkey and Europe have been severely strained since several Turkish ministers

Berlin Accuses Erdogan Of Playing Politics In Anti-Europe Attacks

BERLIN, (APP/AFP) – Germany’s foreign minister on Saturday openly accused Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan of ramping up anti-European rhetoric in a bid to score political points back home ahead of a key referendum. Sigmar Gabriel described Erdogan’s comments, including likening Germany’s current leaders to Nazis,