According to the United Nations, as many as 20,000 Syrians have gathered at a border crossing with Turkey, fleeing an intensifying, Russia-backed government offensive against the city of Aleppo.
Seen as step toward healing rift between two branches of Christianity.
Vowed aid by 2020 to help Syrians affected by the five-year conflict.
Says Wikileaks founder should be compensated for detention.
by Lara Vergnaud Article 51 will prevent Algerians with dual nationalities from holding high public office.
By Erin Wright African leaders felt uneasy about setting a precedent that could come back to haunt them.
Officials will instead encourage dialogue between rival factions.
Plan for unity government was part of peace deal to end the civil war that began in 2013.
Given the existing mythology around the notorious criminal, we can expect significant speculation about the safe’s contents until it is opened.
Numerous security plans in recent years have failed to curb violence.
Rebels, gov't requested U.N. supervision over possible ceasefire.
Arrests of 24 members comes after capture of leader "El Chapo" Guzman.
S. Korea warned the North will pay a "severe price" if it proceeds.
Move reflects growing push to decriminalise homosexuality in India.
The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack.
Top diplomat of U.S. nudging China to rein in ally's nuclear ambitions.
Proposal risks pushing thousands further into poverty.
David Cameron stood up to defend a deal that was savaged by many of his fellow Conservatives.
Will boost efforts to combat Islamic extremism, militants.
Snowden, negotiators in Colombia among speculated nominees.
Escalation of air attacks in Syria cited as main reason for suspension.
U.N. envoy says "concrete changes" needed for negotiations to succeed.
Islamic State bombers killed dozens near the country's holiest Shi'ite shrine.
United Nations panel called for an inquiry into human rights abuses.
In first visit to a U.S. mosque as president, Barack Obama said such talk had "no place in our country."
Local health officials say transmission likely due to sexual contact.
Ted Cruz defeated Donald Trump in the nominating race; Clinton beat Bernie Sandors by razor-thin margin.
Palin praised the Republican frontrunner and expressed her desire to “Make America Great Again.”