Iran`s foreign minister on Friday submitted a letter to U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon outlining a four-point peace plan for Yemen, where Iranian-backed Houthi rebels have been targeted for weeks by Saudi-led air strikes.
Hundreds of Kenyans took to the streets Tuesday demanding greater security following last week`s massacre by Somalia`s Shebab Islamists, on the final day of mourning for the 148 people killed by the militants.
The International Committee Red Cross hopes to bring vital medical supplies and aid workers into Yemen on Monday after receiving approval from the Saudi-led military coalition, an ICRC spokeswoman said.
Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Saturday held a high-level meeting with top police officers reviewing security arrangements and law and order situation in Tirap district following the the killing of three Army personnel in an ambush by suspected militants on Thursday.
Fighters loyal to Yemen`s president pushed Houthi fighters back from central Aden on Friday after they were reinforced with weapons parachuted into their beleaguered section of the southern port city by Saudi-led warplanes.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan asked the government to replace private security guards with police forces in the wake of two deadly shoot-outs in a week that sent shockwaves through the country, reports said on Friday.
President Barack Obama today released military aid to Egypt that was suspended after the 2013 overthrow of the government, in an effort to boost Cairo's ability to combat the extremist threat in the region.
Yemeni fighters loyal to the Saudi-backed President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi clashed with Iranian-allied Houthi fighters on Sunday in downtown Aden, the absent leader`s last major foothold in the country.
Saudi Arabia`s interior minister on Thursday ordered security measures strengthened along its borders and across the kingdom, including at oil facilities, as Riyadh led air strikes against Shiite rebels in neighbouring Yemen.
Post-Soviet Uzbekistan`s strongman President Islam Karimov danced off rumours that ill-health might derail his imminent re-election bid Saturday during a state celebration of the Nowruz holiday marking the beginning of spring.
Cybercriminals are increasingly targetting sensitive information from sectors including government, utilities and defence to access public data and other critical information, a government official on Friday said.
US citizens are urged to take precautions in Saudia Arabaia and US consular services in the country have been canceled for Sunday and Monday due to heightened security concerns, the US Embassy in Riyadh said on Saturday.