Turkey arrests suspected spies for UAE, probing Khashoggi link

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey arrested two intelligence operatives in Istanbul on Monday who confessed to spying on Arab nationals on behalf of the United Arab Emirates, a senior Turkish... Read more »

Peace talks postponed as Taliban objects to size of Afghan delegation

KABUL (Reuters) – A meeting between the Taliban and Afghan politicians and civil society aimed at ending more than 17 years of war in Afghanistan has been postponed, officials... Read more »

Iran says its armed forces are not a regional threat, calls for unity against U.S.

LONDON (Reuters) – President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that Iranian armed forces were not a threat against any regional country, as Tehran held an Army Day military parade... Read more »

Turkey’s opposition takes office in Istanbul, appeal still pending

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s main opposition candidate was declared Istanbul’s mayor on Wednesday after election recounts were finally completed, despite an appeal still pending by President Tayyip Erdogan’s AK... Read more »

Indonesia’s Widodo looks set for election victory – his challenger says no

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian President Joko Widodo appeared set for a second term as “quick count” results from Wednesday’s election rolled in, but his challenger claimed that he had... Read more »

Ilhan Omar’s supporters rally outside Trump event in Minnesota

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (Reuters) – Supporters of U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar rallied outside a Minnesota business visited by U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday, after he launched a fresh attack... Read more »

Jailed Reuters reporters, U.S. border photographers win Pulitzer Prizes

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Reuters won two Pulitzer Prizes on Monday, one for revealing the massacre of 10 Muslim Rohingya men by Buddhist villagers and Myanmar security forces, and... Read more »

Muslim-American lawmaker’s supporters rally outside Trump event in Minnesota

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (Reuters) – Supporters of U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar rallied outside a Minnesota business visited by U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday, after he launched a fresh attack... Read more »

Trump wishes ‘no ill will’ with tweet on Muslim lawmaker: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump did not wish any harm in his Twitter post criticizing Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s comments on the 9/11 attacks, White House spokeswoman Sarah... Read more »

Minority Hazaras in Pakistan protest for third day after Quetta attack

QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) – Minority Shi’ite Hazaras blocked traffic in a sit-in protest for a third day in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Sunday after a suicide... Read more »