Turkey, Russia Agree on Borders of Idlib Demilitarized Zone

ANKARA, Turkey’s defense ministry said on Friday the borders of the demilitarized zone to be set up in Syria’s Idlib region were agreed in meetings with a Russian committee.

The borders were agreed taking into …

Refugee, Migrant Children Face Dire Conditions on Greek Islands

GENEVA, More than 7,000 refugee and migrant children are living under horrible, unsanitary conditions on the Greek islands, the U.N. children’s fund reports. It says more than 850 children, on average, make the dangerous sea …

ALGERIAN P.M. TO REPRESENT PRESIDENT AT INAUGURATION OF MALI’S PRESIDENT KEITA

ALGIERS, Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia leaves here for Bamako Friday to represent President Abdelaziz Bouteflika at the inauguration of Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar KeA�ta for a second term in office on Saturday.

The Office …

North Korea, Iran Likely to Dominate Trump’s UNGA Address

UNITED NATIONS, U.S. President Donald Trump returns to the United Nations on Monday for the annual gathering of world leaders. After an international debut last year in which he threatened to totally destroy North Korea, …

Top Algerian Military Commanders Being Purged Ahead of Presidential Election

CAIRO, A number of top Algerian military commanders, including the heads of the air force and the army, have been dismissed within the past week.

In a series of moves, at least a dozen top …

ALGERIA, UNEP DISCUSS CO-OPERATION

ALGIERS, Algeria’s Minister of Environment and Renewable Energy, Fatima-Zohra Zerouati, has held talks with the head of the Africa Regional Office of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Juliette Biao Koudenoukpo, on possibilities for bilateral …

ALGERIA, INDIA SIGN AGREEMENT TO CO-OPERATE IN SPACE APPLICATIONS

ALGIERS, The governments of Algeria and India have signed a co-operation agreement in the fields of science, technology and space applications, according to the Algerian Space Agency (ASAL) here.

The agreement was in Bangalore, India, …