Middle East & Turkey

Photo: Turkish Cypriot FM calls for continued negotiation / Turkey

Turkish Cypriot FM calls for continued negotiation

18 April 2014, 04:56

Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) Foreign Minister Ozdil Nami said Greek Cypriot leaders have rejected Turkish Cypriot demands for more frequent talks between Greek and Turkish Cypriots on...

Photo: Israel, Palestinians to hold peace talks with U.S. envoy / Israel-Arab Relations

Israel, Palestinians to hold peace talks with U.S. envoy

17 April 2014, 15:28

Israeli and Palestinian negotiators were to hold a meeting Thursday with U.S. envoy Martin Indyk, in a bid to find a way to extend their faltering peace talks, Al Arabiya reported. The meeting had been put off by a day,...

Photo: Militants kill 12 soldiers in northern Iraq / Iraq

Militants kill 12 soldiers in northern Iraq

17 April 2014, 17:45

Militants armed with automatic weapons attacked a military position in northern Iraq on Thursday, killing 12 soldiers, police and a morgue employee said. The attack in the Mahallabiyah area west of the city of Mosul...