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Turkish Land Forces commander resigns

The commander of the Turkish Land Forces, Ihsan Uyar, resigned, the country’s Haber7 newspaper reports. The head of the Turkish Training and Doctrine Command, Kamil Basoglu, …

Georgian Defense Minister to resign

Georgia's Defense Minister Tinatin Khidasheli and State Minister for Reconciliation Paata Zakareishvili will be resigning in the upcoming days in order to take part in the country's parliamentary …

Source at Kremlin: Astakhov resigns

Pavel Astakhov will step down as the presidential children's ombudsman after his holiday, a high-ranking source at the Kremlin said. The media wrote earlier Astakhov had filed a resignation application, but his office did not …

Cameron: UK needs new leadership

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday morning said he would step down after the UK voted to leave the European Union in a historic referendum. "I will do everything I can as prime minister to steady …

 Bashar Assad changes Syrian government

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad tasked Electricity Minister Emad Khamis with forming a new government, SANA reports. The agency gave no reason for the decision to replace Wael …

Iran changes its OPEC envoy

Iran named oil ministry senior analyst Behrouz Beik Alizadeh as its new representative at the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), the ministry's news agency SHANA reports. Iranian Oil Minister …

Head of Kazakh presidential administration resigns

The head of Kazakhstan’s presidential administration Nurlan Nigmatulin has become a member of the lower house of the country’s parliament, Kazakhstan’s Central Election Commission said. Previously, …

EU envoy to Turkey resigns

The European Union's top envoy to Turkey Hansjoerg Haber has resigned, an official from his delegation said. Hansjoerg Haber's resignation comes amid fraught relations between the EU and Ankara, with …

Israel’s defence minister resigns from Knesset

Israel’s defence minister Moshe Yaalon has announced his resignation, citing poor faith in the prime minister after Binyamin Netanyahu proposed replacing him as part of a move to expand the coalition government. …