TEHRAN, December 12 - European governments are complicit in grave human rights violations in Libya through their support for authorities there who often work with people smugglers and torture refugees and migrants, Amnesty International said on Tuesday.
TEHRAN, December 12 - The EU’s foreign policy chief has rejected a call made by Israel’s Prime Minister for it to follow the US in recognizing Jerusalem as Israeli ‘capital’.
TEHRAN, December 12 - Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu announced on Monday that the Russian forces participating in the war on terrorism in Syria have started to return to Russia.
TEHRAN, December 12 - The EU has reached an agreement with Libya aimed at stopping the flow of refugees across the central Mediterranean to the north. Under the deal, the EU has been training the Libyan coast guard to intercept boats carrying refugees.
TEHRAN, December 11 -Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has lambasted the recent decision by US President Donald Trump to recognize Israeli-occupied Jerusalem al-Quds as the capital of the Tel Aviv regime, stating that Washington is a “partner to bloodshed” and violence that may spark in the Middle East region.
TEHRAN, December 11 - Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president turned opposition leader in Ukraine, appeared in court Monday in the Ukrainian capital for a hearing on whether he should continue to be held in custody.
TEHRAN, December 11 - Prime Minister Theresa May said there is a new sense of optimism about negotiations over Britain's departure from the European Union, insisting that a preliminary deal has given fresh impetus to the talks.
TEHRAN, December 11- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took his case to Europe to ask allies to join the United States in recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's ‘capital’, but was met by a firm rebuff from EU foreign ministers who saw the move as a blow against the peace process.
TEHRAN, December 11 - At least four people have been injured following an explosion in the Port Authority area near Times Square in New York with Police have named the suspect in the New York explosion as 27-year-old Akayed Ullah of Bangaladeshi origin.
TEHRAN, December 11 - In this photo report, we are taking a look at AP top news photos in 2017.