ISTANBUL - Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and his German counterpart Heiko Maas attending 2018-2019 academic year’s opening ceremony at Istanbul German High School.
WASHINGTON – Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee to hold hearing on Russia sanctions
WASHINGTON – Florida man convicted of threatening to blow up mosque to be sentenced
LONDON - Developments on the Salisbury nerve-agent attack investigation to be followed after the announcement of two Russian nationals' involvement in the incident.
BERLIN - Chancellor Merkel to host Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono for talks on free trade, climate change and situations surrounding North Korea.
MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin to meet with General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong.
MOSCOW - Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zaharova to hold a news conference
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BEIRUT/AMMAN - Repatriation process continues for Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Jordan.
BASRA - Tensions mount in Basra province following death on Tuesday of six demonstrators.
BAGHDAD - Leading political parties and blocs continue to wrangle over parliamentary majority.
IDLIB - Residents of Syria's Idlib brace for anticipated attack by Assad regime and its allies.
TEHRAN - Iran gears up to host trilateral Syria talks (Turkey/Russia/Iran) on Friday.
SANAA - Yemenis stage demonstrations to protest recent declines in value of local currency.
TRIPOLI - Following ongoing clashes between rival militias in and around Libyan capital.
ASMARA - Head of states of Eritrea, Somalia and Ethiopian PM to meet in Asmara to hold discussions on strengthening the economic and security stability of the region.