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 ISIS #039minister of war#039 killed in Aleppo - source

ISIS 'minister of war' killed in Aleppo - source

The Syrian army said it had killed ISIS group's "minister of war" among other senior figures in operations east of the northern city of Aleppo, Syrian state media said. A source identified the war minister as Abu …

Russian tourist dies in car accident in Turey#039s Alanya

Russian tourist dies in car accident in Turey's Alanya

A Russian tourist died in a car accident in the southeastern resort of Alanya on May 23, Doğan News Agency reported. Marina Demidova, 34, was trying to cross the road in the Avsallar neighborhood of Alanya.  A car, whose driver was …

OSCE to monitor line of contact near Tartar district

OSCE to monitor line of contact near Tartar district

The OSCE will monitor the Nagorno-Karabakh contact line in Azerbaijan's Tartar district under the mandate of the OSCE chairperson-in-office's personal representative, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said. On the Azerbaijani …

Ankara orders arrest of 139 municipality, ministry staff over Gulen links

Ankara orders arrest of 139 municipality, ministry staff over Gulen links

Turkish authorities ordered the detention of 139 staff from Ankara municipalities and two ministries in an investigation targeting supporters of the US-based cleric accused of being behind last July's failed coup. Detention warrants …

Theresa May: further attack may be imminent

Theresa May: further attack may be imminent

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has raised the UK terror threat level to critical - meaning an attack is expected imminently - after 22 people died and 59 were injured by a suicide bomber in Manchester. The prime minister …

Four climbers found dead on Everest - media

Four climbers found dead on Everest - media

Four climbers including a woman mountaineer were found dead inside their tent at a high altitude camp on Mt Everest, the base camp officials have confirmed. Expedition officials said that Sherpa climbers spotted four bodies – two …

Russia#039s FSB special purpose units to hold drills in Crimea

Russia's FSB special purpose units to hold drills in Crimea

Special purpose units of Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) will conduct large-scale counter-terrorism exercises in Crimea on May 24-29. "A total of about 2,000 servicemen will take part in the exercise," Sputnik …

Erdogan: Turkish language must be preserved

Erdogan: Turkish language must be preserved

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on Turkish citizens to use their language with care, especially when it comes to naming places such as sports centers. "While our language has its own richness, naming …

 Dubai bus-truck collision kills seven people - media

Dubai bus-truck collision kills seven people - media

Seven people were killed and 35 injured in a bus-truck collision on Al Jelis Street in Dubai on Tuesday.  The bus was carrying 41 people, including the driver, which led to the high number of fatalities. Director General …

Man detained after suspected attack  in Manchester

Man detained after suspected attack in Manchester

UK police have arrested a man in connection with the Manchester Arena bomb attack on Tuesday. Greater Manchester police, who believe they know the identity of the bomber, detained a 23-year-old man in the south of the city in connection …

 Manchester#039s shopping center reopening after evacuation

Manchester's shopping center reopening after evacuation

A major shopping center in the northern English city of Manchester is reopening after it was temporarily evacuated, a witness said. Police had begun removing the cordon and workers were slowly being allowed back into site, Reuters …

Georgian gas stations among world#039s best top 10

Georgian gas stations among world's best top 10

Two Georgian gas stations are among the 10 most beautiful gas stations in the world, according to the London-based architecture website DesignCurial. DesignCurial has ranked the world’s 10 best, based on “design, innovation …

Turkish police seeking 144 people over FETO links

Turkish police seeking 144 people over FETO links

Turkish police said they are seeking 144 people including police, soldiers and prosecutors, over suspected links to the network of US-based Fetullah Gülen, accused by Ankara in orchestrating last year's failed …

Putin condemns #039cynical and inhuman#039 terror attack in Manchester

Putin condemns 'cynical and inhuman' terror attack in Manchester

Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed deep condolences to UK Prime Minister Theresa May over the deadly terror attack at the Manchester Arena, the Kremlin press service said. "We strongly …

Explosion strikes Damascus suburb

Explosion strikes Damascus suburb

A suicide attacker in an explosives-laden car caused a blast in a southern suburb of the Syrian capital of Damascus, a local security service source said. "The explosion most likely occurred at the army checkpoint at the entrance …

Two killed in Syria#039s Homs car bombing

Two killed in Syria's Homs car bombing

Two people have been killed and 40 injured in a car bomb explosion in the eastern neighborhood of the Syrian city of Homs, an informed source said. "According to preliminary data that we received, two people were killed and 40 …

Georgian leaders condemn Manchester attack

Georgian leaders condemn Manchester attack

Georgian leaders are offering their condolences to the Great Britain after 22 people were killed and 59 injured in a suspected terrorist attack at Manchester Arena. Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili released …

Matviyenko: anti-corruption fight is Russia#039s state policy

Matviyenko: anti-corruption fight is Russia's state policy

Fight against corruption in Russia regardless of rank is not a timeserving trend, but a long-term state policy, Russian Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko said. "We see a thorough and difficult job to …

 ISIS claims responsibility for Manchester terror attack

ISIS claims responsibility for Manchester terror attack

The ISIS terrorist group (outlawed in Russia) has claimed responsibility for the attack at the Manchester Arena on Monday night that killed 22 people, the Akhbar Iraq portal reported. The blast occurred at the Manchester Arena in the …

Manchester Arena explosion: 22 killed in terror attack (VIDEO)

Manchester Arena explosion: 22 killed in terror attack (VIDEO)

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At least 22 concert-goers were killed last night and 59 injured after a lone suicide bomber targeted Manchester Arena at the end of a concert by the American singer Ariana Grande. Witnesses described hearing a huge bang shortly after …