Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
The United States has suspended all non-lethal assistance into northern Syria after Islamic Front forces seized headquarters
NICOSIA – Cihan News Agency
The talks between Greek and Turkish Cypriots are at a crucial point, according to the United Nations envoy to Cyprus
SOWETO - Agence France-Presse
Tens of thousands of South Africans united in proud, noisy celebration Dec 10 at a rain-soaked emotional memorial service to global freedom icon Nelson Mandela
GENEVA - Agence France-Presse
The United Nations said it would for the first time begin airlifting aid items across the border from Iraq to Syria
ISTANBUL – Hürriyet Daily News
Over 500 of the world’s leading authors released an open letter calling on governments to curb mass surveillance methods
The Turkish director of the organization tasked with ridding the world of chemical weapons picked up the body’s Nobel Peace Prize in a ceremony in Oslo on Dec. 10
BANGUI, Central African Republic - Agence France-Presse
French troops on Monday began disarming fighters in the Central African Republic after a swell in sectarian violence that has claimed hundreds of lives and terrified inhabitants.
SOWETO, South Africa - Agence France-Presse
US President Barack Obama may have moved the masses attending Nelson Mandela's memorial service with his stirring eulogy on Tuesday, but it was his grinning "selfie" with the Danish and British premiers that set social networks abuzz.
A Turkish and an Armenian actor have completed the world's longest-ever handshake
HAVANA, Cuba - Agence France-Presse
US President Barack Obama's surprise handshake Tuesday with Cuban President Raul Castro at a memorial for the late Nelson Mandela in South Africa was saluted in Havana as a hopeful sign.
Turkey will be one of the few countries not to send its leader to South Africa for memorials to Nelson Mandela, as 90 heads of state traveled to the country on Dec 9 to commemorate the passing of the legendary anti-Apartheid fighter