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Prosecutors of SCO member states discuss cooperation in countering cybercrime

The 15th Meeting of Prosecutor Generals of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) member states opened here on Wednesday with main focus on the fight against cybercrime and the use of the Internet in extremist and terrorist activities.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/30 9:06:03

US Navy guided-missile destroyer visits Ukraine's Black Sea port

The US guided-missile destroyer USS James E. Williams DDG-95 on Wednesday docked at the Ukrainian southern Black Sea port of Odessa, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/30 9:03:38

British PM's spokeswoman criticizes Trump over re-tweet of controversial videos

British Prime Minister Theresa May's spokeswoman has criticized US President Donald Trump for re-tweeting links from a far-right British political group showing links to controversial videos.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/30 8:53:17

Sisi says Egypt keen to enhance ties with Russia

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said Wednesday Egypt is keen on enhancing relations with Russia at all levels, especially in the military domain, official MENA news agency reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/30 8:50:41

Meeting with Syrian gov't delegation "useful, constructive and professional": UN envoy

UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura on Wednesday described his first meeting with the Syrian government delegation as "very useful, constructive and professional".
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/30 8:40:37

Russia calls for restraint after DPRK's new missile launch

Russia's Foreign Ministry urged the United States, its allies and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Wednesday to refrain from steps that might aggravate the situation on the Korean Peninsula.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/30 1:22:55

Obama speaks in Beijing, Shanghai

Former US President Barack Obama spoke at the Global Education Summit in Beijing, the second stop of his visit to China, the event's sponsor told Global Times Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/29 23:23:40

Politicians, experts laud achievements of China-CEEC cooperation

Experts and politicians from Central and Eastern European countries (CEEC) have spoken highly of the fruitful results of cooperation between China and their countries, as well as a speech delivered by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at a China-CEEC forum.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 19:52:49

Belgrade-Budapest railway construction starts

Work to modernize and reconstruct the Belgrade-Stara Pazova segment of Belgrade-Budapest Railway started on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 13:55:14

Australia lifts travel ban on former IS capital city of Raqqa

The Syrian city of Raqqa is no longer under the control of Islamic State (IS) forces, Australian foreign minister confirmed on Wednesday, meaning Australians will no longer face criminal charges for travelling to the former "de-facto capital city" of the terrorist organization.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 13:43:03

UN chief condemns DPRK for missile launch

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday condemned the latest missile launch by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), saying it is "a clear violation of Security Council resolutions."
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 13:28:09

EU condemns DPRK's latest test-launch of ballistic missile

The European Union (EU) on Tuesday lashed out at the latest test launch of a ballistic missile by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), saying the move is "a further unacceptable violation" of its international obligations.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 10:42:05

Probes into alleged chemical weapon use in Syria heat up debate at OPCW meeting

The existing disagreements on aspects of the investigations into the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria heated up the general debate of the State Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), whose delegates are attending the one-week annual conference of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 9:03:22

UN chief reaffirms commitment to strengthening relationship with Israel

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday reaffirmed UN's commitment to strengthening relationship with Israel at a special event marking the 70th anniversary of Security Council resolution 181.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 8:48:31

Iran, Kazakhstan keen to boost agricultural ties: minister

Iran and Kazakhstan are eager to expand their ties in the field of agricultural production and activities, Iran's Agriculture Minister Mahmoud Hojjati was quoted as saying by Financial Tribune daily on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 3:55:37

First Budapest-Changsha cargo train departs from Hungary to China

The Xiang Ou Express Budapest-Changsha return freight train carrying Central European cargo containers to Changsha, China, was launched from here for the first time on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 10:32:07

UN Security Council urges all Syrian parties to attend Geneva peace talks

The UN Security Council on Monday urged all Syrian parties to actively participate in the Geneva political process without preconditions and to support efforts to ensure its success.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 8:53:16

Trump talks with French president on Syria

US President Donald Trump spoke over phone with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Monday, discussing Syrian situation and other issues, said the White House.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 8:51:33