Iran will ask developing nations to back its call for a Syrian ceasefire, as they attend the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) summit in Tehran. The request will be witnessed by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, who is attending despite US objections. The...
PA president set to attend Non-Aligned Movement summit despite pressure from US to cancel visit, according to Abbas's aide. Photo: Luis Galdamez / Reuters Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas departed for Tehran on Wednesday, where he will...
Voice of America
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi goes to Iran Thursday, the first visit by an Egyptian leader since Iran's 1979 Islamic revolution. Morsi's trip breaks an alienation dating back to Egypt's recognition of Israel and its welcome to Iran's deposed...
Canadian Free Press
The Obama administration was instrumental in supporting Ban Ki-moon's bid for a second term, fought back congressional attempts to subject American UN funding to greater controls, and has run its foreign policy through UN institutions from the outset.
The new International Atomic Energy Agency team, revealed by diplomats last week, will include experts from several fields to pool the Vienna-based watchdog's limited resources more efficiently...Iran says its nuclear work is for nuclear power and...
He left for the United Arab Emirates after losing the presidential election to Mohammed Morsi in June. General Shafiq, who was appointed prime minister by Hosni Mubarak shortly before he was overthrown in 2011, is under investigation for corruption.