Iran has censured heavy-handed crackdown of the US protests against police racism, brutality stressing that Washington should listen to its people and reform its bankrupt policies rather than using “vicious dogs” and ominous weapons.
India faces territorial issues with many of its neighbors. Over the past 70 years, it has succeeded to resolve its boundary issues only with Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. The un-demarcated boundaries with Myanmar, Bhutan and lately with China, Pakistan and Nepal have often flared up into tensions.
Governor of the US state of Minnesota Tim Walz said Saturday that ongoing protests in Minneapolis city were "no longer" about the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who recently died after being pinned down by a police officer.
Following death of unarmed African American, George Floyd, by Minneapolis white police officer, people across the United States have flooded the streets and clashes have erupted between the police and protesters.
Palestinian Muslims gather to perform Eid al-Fitr prayer at Al-Aqsa Mosque, which is closed as a precaution against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Jerusalem on May 24, 2020. Eid al-Fitr is a religious holiday celebrated by Muslims around the world that marks the end of Ramadan, Islamic holy month of fasting.
Turkey is to ease its coronavirus restrictions from Monday, as it continues in its fight against the pandemic, President Recep Tayyib Erdogan announced yesterday.
As of 1 June, civil servants on administrative leave or working remotely will return to their workplaces, Erdogan said.
“The intercity travel ban in Turkey will also be lifted as of ...
Turkey may begin oil exploration in the eastern Mediterranean within three or four months under a deal it signed with Libya that was condemned by others in the region including Greece, Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said on Friday, Reuters reports.