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Taliban Warn Peace Deal With US Near Collapse

Taliban Warn Peace Deal With US Near Collapse

The Taliban said their peace deal with the United States was nearing a breaking point, accusing Washington of violations that included drone attacks on civilians, while also chastising the Afghan government for delaying the release of 5,000 Taliban prisoners promised in the agreement. The Taliban

From Iran's Hot Zone, Afghans Flee Home, Spreading Virus

From Iran's Hot Zone, Afghans Flee Home, Spreading Virus

Mahdi Noori, a young Afghan refugee in Iran, was left jobless when the factory where he´d worked cutting stone was shut down because of the coronavirus outbreak. He had no money, was afraid of contracting the virus and had no options.

UN Chief Appeals for ‘Peace at Home’ to Protect Women During Lockdown

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has appealed for “peace at home,” urging governments to include the protection of women in their response to the deadly novel coronavirus pandemic after reports of domestic violence have surged globally in the wake of massive lockdowns imposed to contain the spr

UN General Assembly Resolution Calls for 'Cooperation' on Virus

UN General Assembly Resolution Calls for 'Cooperation' on Virus

The UN General Assembly on Thursday approved a resolution calling for "international cooperation" and "multilateralism" in the fight against COVID-19, in the first response by the international body since the outbreak began. The resolution, approved by consensus, also stresses "the need for full

Turkey Arrests 6 Journalists, Threatens to Strip MPs of their Immunity

Turkey Arrests 6 Journalists, Threatens to Strip MPs of their Immunity

Turkish authorities have arrested six journalists for publishing reports or posting information on social media on Turkish nationals killed in Libya and Syria. Baris Pehlivan, the editor-in-chief of the OdaTV website, was arrested for disclosing the identity of an intelligence officer killed in

Greece: 20 Migrants Tested Positive For COVID-19, Camp Quarantined

Greece: 20 Migrants Tested Positive For COVID-19, Camp Quarantined

Greece said it has decided to isolate a migrant camp after 20 asylum seekers tested positive for the new coronavirus, the migration ministry said on Thursday. A 19-year-old female migrant who gave birth in hospital in Athens was found infected, becoming the first recorded case among thousands of

Turkey to Impose Stricter Measures If Citizens Continue Ignoring 'Voluntary Quarantine'

Turkey to Impose Stricter Measures If Citizens Continue Ignoring 'Voluntary Quarantine'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that Turkey might be taking new measures to stem the spread of the new coronavirus. The Turkish president warned that people were not abiding by the self-isolation recommendations.

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