UK: Boris Johnson resigns as foreign secretary

Boris Johnson has resigned as Britain’s secretary of state for foreign and commonwealth affairs, making him the third senior minister to resign from Theresa May’s government in less than 24 hours

Erdogan takes presidential oath of the office

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has taken the presidential oath of office to become the Republic of Turkey's first president under its new governmental system

Japan flooding rescue efforts ramp up as death toll hits 100

Risky search and clean-up efforts are gathering momentum in south-western Japan, where flooding and landslides caused by several days of heavy rain have left at least 100 people dead and 58 more missing

Civilians killed by Assad attack near Um al-Mayazen in Daraa

At least 2 civilians of one family were killed Sunday (July 8) in Daraa countryside as the Assad regime’s militias were progressing towards the city of Um al-Mayazen, Orient News correspondent said

Turkish president to take oath, announce Cabinet Monday

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is all set to take an oath and announce his Cabinet under new presidential system on Monday

?Iranian Regime to Fall Within Year or Two

Authorities in four European nations foiled a terrorist plot against an Iranian resistance rally in Paris, and a key figure in the resistance says Iran is right to be worried about regime change

Japan executes leader, six followers, of sarin attack doomesday cult


Japan executed on Friday the former leader of a doomsday cult and six other members of the group that carried out a sarin gas attack on the Tokyo subway in 1995, killing 13 people and shattering the country’s myth of public safety

Beirut:Australian Embassy launches its book of photographs "A Long Way From Home" in Jezzine

Australian Ambassador Glenn Miles launched the book of photographs 'A Long Way From Home: Australian Forces in Lebanon 1941-42' in Jezzine, the second leg of the Australian Embassy's roadshow

Dozens of Assad militiamen killed in Daraa

Free Syrian Army (FSA) factions have repelled several attempts by Assad militias and their allies in Daraa countryside, causing losses to the latter

UN chief hears of ‘unimaginable’ atrocities as he visits Rohingya camps

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said he heard “unimaginable” accounts of atrocities during a visit Monday to vast camps in Bangladesh that are home to a million Rohingya refugees who fled violence in Myanmar

Germany arrests a terrorist diplomat who attempted to attack the Iranian opposition conference


Asdollah Assadi, mullahs’ diplomat in Austria who ordered the terror attack, was arrested in Germany

Iran freedom -2018 and instrumental role of alternative

while Iranian cities have become scenes of major anti-regime protests and demonstrations

Panel of expert’s exchange of ideas on Iran

A panel discussion, involve of a group of experts from U.S., Canada, France and Algeria gathered in Paris On June 29, 2018 to discuss consequence of recent protests in Iran and the status quo of the Iranian opposition

Maryland newspaper shooting: At least five people shot dead at Capital Gazette building, authorities say

The suspect has been apprehended and no motive is known for the attack at the Capital Gazette newspaper, local political leaders said

Rohingya Muslims demand citizenship rights on World Refugee Day


Displaced Rohingya refugees took to the streets of the Cox-Bazar region of Bangladesh on Wednesday to demand citizenship rights on International Refugee Day

Russian and Assad airstrikes kill civilians in Daraa

Russian and Assad warplanes conducted Monday early morning (June 25) at least 26 airstrikes on Daraa in the south of Syria, injuring and displacing thousands of Syrians

World leaders congratulate Erdogan on election success

As votes continue to be counted in Turkey’s Sunday presidential and parliamentary elections, world leaders are congratulating President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on his election success

Voting begins in Turkey’s elections


Polling in Turkey’s parliamentary and presidential elections began on Sunday, with 56,322,632 registered voters and 180,065 ballot boxes across the country

Assad helicopters drop barrel bombs on Daraa


Assad militia helicopters dropped barrel bombs on Daraa on Friday (June 22) for the first time in a year, in defiance of US and UN demands

Assad shelling kills 4, injures 12 in Syria’s Daraa

sectarian militias have shelled cities and towns in the city of Daraa, south of Syria, killing and injuring civilians