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Worker killed due to explosion at plant in Turkey (VIDEO)

Worker killed due to explosion at plant in Turkey (VIDEO)

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One worker was killed and 15 were injured due to an explosion at a factory in the Marmara province of Kocaeli. The explosion occurred in a steel pit at a rolling plant in an industrial site in the province’s Dilovasi district at …

S-400 air defense missile regiment to assume combat duty in Crimea

S-400 air defense missile regiment to assume combat duty in Crimea

A regiment armed with Triumf advanced antiaircraft missile systems will assume combat duty in Crimea on January 14, the press office of Russia’s Southern Military District said. "A ceremony will be held in the …

Russian pop star sends fur garment to Melania Trump

Russian pop star sends fur garment to Melania Trump

Russian pop singer Vika Tsyganova has sent a parcel with a cashmere vest decorated with sable fur to the future First Lady Melania Trump, the Russian Post national operator said. "The parcel …

Europe covered by New Year refugee wave

Europe covered by New Year refugee wave

1,159 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2017, through 12 January, arriving mostly in Greece and Italy, compared with 22,590 through the first 12 days of January, 2016, the spokesman for the International Organization for …

 Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry condemns Karabakh regime’s participation in KVN

Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry condemns Karabakh regime’s participation in KVN

“We are expressing regret and dissatisfaction over the invitation of the teams, acting on behalf of so-called regime created in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan by Armenia, to the 28th International Festival of KVN  which will be …

Will Trump#039s inauguration be disrupted?

Will Trump's inauguration be disrupted?

Thousands of demonstrators are expected to turn out in Washington next week for protests aiming to "shut down" the inauguration of Donald Trump as the next US president, organizers …

Turkey kills 41 ISIS militants in northern Syria

Turkey kills 41 ISIS militants in northern Syria

Forty-one ISIS terrorists have been killed by Turkish airstrikes and shelling as part of the operation to liberate northern Syrian town of al-Bab from the terrorists, the military said. A total of 177 terrorist targets have been shelled …

ISIS blows up remaining bridges on Tigris River in Mosul

ISIS blows up remaining bridges on Tigris River in Mosul

ISIS militants blew up all of the remaining bridges on the Tigris River in the center of Mosul, Al Arabiya News channel reported. Iraqi special forces pushed forward to reach a second bridge that links eastern Mosul to the city's …

Sharp Fall in Asylum Seekers

Sharp Fall in Asylum Seekers

The closed Balkan route and the E.U.-Turkey migration deal significantly helped stem the flow of migrants

Kazakhstan to lift yellow level of terrorism alert on January 16

Kazakhstan to lift yellow level of terrorism alert on January 16

The extended moderate 'yellow' level of terrorist alert in Kazakhstan will be lifted on January 16, the Anti-Terrorist Centre of the Republic said. The Centre extended the moderate yellow level of terrorist alert …

 Israel fires rockets at military airport west of Damascus

Israel fires rockets at military airport west of Damascus

Syria accused Israel of firing rockets that hit near a major military airport west of Damascus, triggering a fire, and warned Tel Aviv of repercussions without specifying whether it would retaliate for what it called a "blatant" …

More than 70 Tu-154 crash victims identified

More than 70 Tu-154 crash victims identified

DNA testing experts have identified more than 70 victims of the crash of Tu-154 aircraft operated by the Russian Defense Minostry over the Black Sea, some sources in the Forensic Medical Examination Office said. "To date, the …

Kuandyk Bishimbayev arrested on suspicion of bribery

Kuandyk Bishimbayev arrested on suspicion of bribery

Kazakhstan’s former economy minister Kuandyk Bishimbayev has been arrested over allegations of corruption, the country’s National Anti-corruption Bureau announced.  "On January 12 with the approval …

Massive explosion rips through Damascus, several killed

Massive explosion rips through Damascus, several killed

A massive explosion rocked the capital city of Damascus, killing and wounding scores of civilians in the Kafr Sousah area, Al-Masdar reports. According to preliminary reports from Damascus, the blast took place inside a crowded …

Russia, Turkey agree to coordinate airstrikes against terrorists in Syria

Russia, Turkey agree to coordinate airstrikes against terrorists in Syria

Russian and Turkish military officials on Thursday agreed to coordinate airstrikes against terrorist targets in Syria and signed a memorandum on combat flight safety during missions in Syrian airspace, the Russian Defense Ministry said, Sputnik …

Three counterfeiters arrested in Georgia

Three counterfeiters arrested in Georgia

Three people accused of selling counterfeit money were arrested in Georgia. Criminals been detained by employees of the Investigative Department of Georgia's Finance Ministry based on court decision. …

IMF: Russia has to raise retirement age

IMF: Russia has to raise retirement age

Russia should raise the retirement age in order to maintain adequate pensions, first deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) David Lipton advised.  According to him, private pension …

Russia reacts to Armenia’s reluctance to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

Russia reacts to Armenia’s reluctance to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

A tragic incident recently happened between Azerbaijan and Armenia, and Moscow believes the two countries need to find the wisdom, strength and diplomatic opportunity to resolve this problem, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria …

Two drug dealers arrested in Armavir

Two drug dealers arrested in Armavir

Armavir police has arrested two drug dealers. Law enforcement officials received information that unknown people sell drugs in the city. 20-year-old girl and 22-year-old young man were detained after investigation. …

Nalbandian: Armenia to open consulate general in Dubai

Nalbandian: Armenia to open consulate general in Dubai

Armenia will open a consulate general in Dubai (UAE), the Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said today.  According to a corresponding decree of the Armenian president and a government decision, the need …