Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Some 230 Peshmerga forces of Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) have been trained by Turkish soldiers so far in northern Iraq, a senior Turkish Foreign Ministry official has told the Hürriyet Daily News.
VIENNA - Agence France-Presse
Iran and world powers embarked on a new round of nuclear talks Tuesday hoping to make enough progress to move up a gear and start drafting a historic final deal next month.
BUDAPEST - Reuters
Hungarians handed their maverick PM Orban another four years in power, election results showed while one in every five voters backed a far-right Jobbik party
DAMASCUS - Agence France-Presse
The "project of political Islam has failed," Syria's President Bashar al-Assad said
CAIRO - Agence France-Presse
A court in Egypt sentenced four men to up to eight years in prison on Monday for practicing homosexuality, a judicial official said.
An Egyptian appeals court upheld three-year prison sentences served on three prominent activists charged with violating a controversial law restricting protests
JERUSALEM - Reuters
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel was willing to continue US-brokered peace talks with the Palestinians but not 'at any price'
JERUSALEM - Agence France-Presse
Israeli and Palestinian negotiators were to meet again on Monday in a fresh effort to salvage the teetering, US-brokered peace process, US and Palestinian officials said.
JERICHO, West Bank - The Associated Press
The 22 future commandos are trailblazers in a still largely male-dominated society, set to become the first female members of the Presidential Guards, a Palestinian elite force of 2,600 men.
BEIRUT - Agence France-Presse
Syria's regime is no longer in danger of being toppled and the risk of the country being divided has passed, the head of Lebanon's Hezbollah said
Israel's chief negotiator called for direct talks with the Palestinians, as attempts continue to prevent the collapse of peace negotiations.
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