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UK says terror suspects can be tried in US

Britain's interior minister has indicated London would not object to Washington seeking the death penalty against two British Islamic State militants if they are extradited to the United States, the Daily Telegraph reported on Monday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/7/23 21:53:40

Juncker flies to Washington in last-ditch bid to end trade war

European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker heads to Washington on Wednesday in a last-ditch effort by Europe to cool nerves and find an exit door from an all-out trade war with US President Donald Trump.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/23 21:28:40

10 years on: How has BRICS performed over the last decade?

BRICS is an acronym for the economies of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, and it has done much to influence the global economy and geopolitics.
Source: CGTN | 2018/7/23 17:16:07

Pentagon to give Ukraine 200 mln dollars in military aid

In a latest gesture to counter Moscow's influence in Ukraine, the Pentagon announced Friday it will provide Ukraine with 200 million U.S. dollars in security assistance.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/21 13:20:53

Turkey, US officials meet to discuss Iran sanctions

Turkish and American officials on Friday started to discuss forthcoming US sanctions against Iran, as Turkey is one of the main importers of Iranian oil.
Source: CGTN | 2018/7/21 11:00:04

France, Russia to implement joint humanitarian project in Syria

France and Russia will implement a joint humanitarian project in Syria in the coming days to respond to the needs of civilians in the Eastern Ghouta (Duma), particularly to meet medical needs in hospitals managed by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent, the French presidency announced on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/21 10:05:47

Turkey, Netherlands decide to normalize ties after row

Turkey and the Netherlands have decided to normalize bilateral relations and reinstate ambassadors after more than one year of diplomatic row.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/21 10:05:05

US Secretary of State Pompeo: Syrian refugees another Trump-Putin Helsinki Summit topic

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo endorsing U.S. President Donald Trump's continuing of talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, said on Friday the two leaders began discussing the return of millions of Syrian refugees.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/21 9:14:23

Trump invites Putin to US

US President Donald Trump has invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to Washington DC this fall, the White House said on Thursday, a daring rebuttal to the torrent of criticism in the US over Trump's failure to publicly confront Putin at their first summit for Moscow's alleged meddling in the 2016 election.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/20 23:23:42

U.S. Senate rebuffs Putin's proposal to question ex-U.S. envoy with 98-0 vote

U.S. Senate just rebuffed a proposal of Russian President Vladimir Putin to question U.S. citizens, including an ex-U.S. ambassador to Russia, with a 98-0 vote on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/20 14:39:14

Putin vows to react proportionally to relevant NATO moves

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Russia will respond proportionally to moves by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) that pose a direct threat to it.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/20 11:54:08

Putin calls meeting with Trump successful

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called the recent meeting with his US counterpart Donald Trump a "success," but he warned about resistance in Washington to implement the agreements reached between the two leaders.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/20 11:50:40

UN reaffirms commitment to global goals for sustainable development

A ministerial declaration overwhelmingly adopted on Wednesday reaffirmed the United Nations' (UN) commitment to effectively implement the global goals for sustainable development.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/20 11:26:26

BRICS media urged to take responsibility for promoting cooperation, dialogue

A media forum called Wednesday on press organizations to take responsibility to promote dialogues between people around the world.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/20 11:24:41

Iran says US destabilizes world through arms sales

Iran's foreign minister said Thursday that the United States destabilizes the world peace by massive arms sales.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/20 10:16:55

Russia opposes US unilateral sanctions on Iran: envoy

Russian President Vladimir Putin regards US unilateral sanctions on Iran as a violation of the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Putin's envoy Alexander Lavrentiev said here on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/20 10:15:25

BRICS and Africa must build new media footprint: media leaders

African media leaders said on Thursday that there must be more intensive collaboration between Africa and the BRICS in the media sector so that the authentic African story can be told and the continent's successes celebrated, as the African story and the BRICS story are intertwined.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/20 9:36:16

Amid criticism at home, Trump eyes 2nd meeting with Putin

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday that he wished to have a second meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/20 9:34:19