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EU `worried` about any US embassy move to Jerusalem

EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini on Monday advised the incoming Donald Trump administration against moving the US embassy to Jerusalem as she "worried" about a possible worldwide popular backlash. 

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas warns over Donald Trump's plan to move US embassy to Israel

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas warns over Donald Trump's plan to move US embassy to Israel

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas warned Saturday that moving the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would deal a huge blow to hopes for Middle East peace.

Palestinians turn to God, Putin against Donald Trump's US embassy move

Palestinians turn to God, Putin against Donald Trump's US embassy move

Palestinians on Friday stepped up their campaign to prevent President-elect Donald Trump from carrying out his pledge to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan gets US Embassy award for fighting tuberculosis

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan gets US Embassy award for fighting tuberculosis

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was given an award by the US Embassy in appreciation for his invaluable contributions to the US-India partnership on tuberculosis.

Man fires shots near US Embassy in Turkey, arrested

Security officials have detained a man who opened fire near the US Embassy in Ankara, located about 100 metres from the site where a Turkish policeman assassinated Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov.

Philippines detains two for bomb attempt near US embassy

Philippine police have detained two men for an attempted bombing this week near the US embassy that has been blamed on Islamic State sympathisers, an official said on Wednesday.

Cellphone bomb near US embassy in Philippines defused: Police

Cellphone bomb near US embassy in Philippines defused: Police

The bomb could have caused injury or damage within a 100-metre radius, Police said.
 

Manila police safely detonate suspected bomb near US Embassy

Manila police detonated a suspected bomb found on Monday in a trash bin just a few meters (yards) from the US Embassy, snarling morning traffic after authorities closed a portion of a major boulevard where the device was found. 

Anti-Obama protesters clash with Greek police in Athens

Minor clashes broke out in Athens today as left-wing demonstrators protesting a visit by President Barack Obama tried to break a police cordon and were repelled with tear gas.

Asked to remove pugree at US embassy, BJP MP refuses to take visa

Asked to remove pugree at US embassy, BJP MP refuses to take visa

Singh said he went to the embassy on Wednesday for the purpose of visa and was asked to remove his pugree.

South African twin brothers plotted to blow up US embassy: Police

Two South African brothers arrested on terrorism charges were plotting to blow up the US embassy in Pretoria and Jewish institutions, and planned to join the so-called Islamic State, police said Monday.

US expels 2 Russian officials after its diplomat attacked

The US has expelled two Russian officials in retaliation over an "unprovoked" attack on its diplomat by a Russian policeman.

Taliban attack rattles Kabul; 28 dead, hundreds wounded

Taliban attack rattles Kabul; 28 dead, hundreds wounded

The blast in Kabul apparently targeted the offices of Afghanistan`s main security agency was followed by a heavy firefight.

US warns citizens against all non-essential travel to Pakistan

The Pakistan government maintains heightened security measures following attacks or in response to threats, the State Department said. 

US concern as Sudan releases man linked to diplomat's killers

Jaili helped in the escape of the four killers of John Granville, who worked for the US Agency for International Development.

US, French embassies decide to 'voluntarily' support Delhi's odd-even plan

US, French embassies decide to 'voluntarily' support Delhi's odd-even plan

The French and United States embassies have asked their employees to respect the odd-even plan, which was implemented on Friday with an aim to curb rising pollution in the capital city.

US varsity row: 'Embassy closely following students' deportation issue'

The United States embassy here on Thursday said it is closely following the situation after a group of Indian students who went abroad to study in two educational institutions in California were deported.

Air pollution: Beijing issues first-ever red alert; when will Delhi wake up to the alarm?

Air pollution: Beijing issues first-ever red alert; when will Delhi wake up to the alarm?

Beijing has upgraded its alert for air pollution from orange to red, the most serious level today, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

US Embassy warns of imminent attack in Kabul

 The U.S. Embassy in Kabul warned on Monday of an imminent attack in the Afghan capital, saying it had received credible reports of a threat within the next two days, although it had no other details.

US embassy in Kabul warns of imminent attack in city

US embassy in Kabul has received credible reports of an imminent attack in Kabul city within the next 48 hours.