The resolution needed a minimum of nine 'yes' votes in the 15-member council, but it got support from China, Vietnam and South Africa only
09 Jul 2020 10:55 AM
Trump on Thursday praised Turkey's efforts, tweeting that Ankara 'is working hard to stop this carnage.'
26 Dec 2019 8:29 PM
Speaking on Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, Netanyahu said: 'we are taking necessary actions to prevent Iran from entrenching in our region.'
25 Nov 2019 9:20 AM
The government is refusing to let Hoda Muthana return to the US, arguing that she is not an American citizen.
10 Nov 2019 11:53 AM
IS spokesman Abu Hassan al-Muhajir had been killed, after SDF chief Mazloum Abdi said he had been 'targeted' in a fresh raid.
28 Oct 2019 11:28 AM
ISIS has a worldwide network that will continue to seek to attack us, our allies and our interests.
28 Oct 2019 9:16 AM
Turkey had launched the offensive on Oct 9 after US announced withdrawal of its troops from northern Syria.
26 Oct 2019 12:42 PM
Trump called the ceasefire, which allowed the Turkish takeover to proceed largely unopposed, a 'major breakthrough'.
24 Oct 2019 8:35 AM
Turkey and Kurdish forces accused one another for violating the ceasefire agreement.
20 Oct 2019 4:44 PM
Terming it as an incredible outcome, Trump said that Turkey had a legitimate problem on the 22 mile (34 kms) strip for many years.
18 Oct 2019 11:42 AM
Vice President Mike Pence said he would travel to Turkey and that Trump had telephoned Erdogan to insist that Turkey end the operation.
15 Oct 2019 9:40 AM
Trump noted that since his first day, administration has worked tirelessly to preserve the safety and security of the US and its citizens.
15 Oct 2019 9:31 AM
Citing two American officials, newspaper reported that detainees could not be taken out before Pentagon decided to move its forces out.
14 Oct 2019 9:16 AM
Fighting raged along the border of an offensive that has provoked an international outcry and left dozens of civilians and fighters dead.
13 Oct 2019 6:52 PM
About 5,000 people marched to the Swedish parliament in Stockholm.
13 Oct 2019 1:49 PM
'Whatever some may say, we will not stop this step that we have taken,' Erdogan said in a speech in Istanbul.
12 Oct 2019 11:44 AM
The action also has the potential for causing humanitarian and civilian distress, the MEA said in a statement.
11 Oct 2019 9:33 AM
The Kurds 'are there to help us with their land, and that's a different thing,' said Trump.
10 Oct 2019 1:47 PM
Turkey justified action under Article 51 of UN Charter, which covers individual or collective right to self-defense against armed attack.
10 Oct 2019 12:27 PM
The United States began pulling troops back from the northeast Syrian border on Monday.
08 Oct 2019 9:06 AM