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New York, Mar 23: In the wake of a horrific mass shooting at two New Zealand mosques, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has announced his intention to launch a UN action plan for the safeguarding of religious sites, declaring that “mosques and all places of prayer and contemplation should be safe havens, not sites of terror.” more
Trump discusses Venezuela, security cooperation with Caribbean leaders : White House

Washington (Sputnik/UNI) US President Donald Trump met with leaders of countries in the Caribbean to discuss the political crisis in Venezuela and security cooperation, White House spokes ...

Ethnic insurgents continue to attack military columns in Myanmar western state

Yangon (Xinhua/UNI) An ethnic insurgent group, the Arakan Army (AA), continued to attack a column of the Myanmar armed forces conducting security operation in Yathedaung township, Rakhine ...

Islamic states 'shocked' by Trump's call for Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights- Zarif

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member states condemns the recent statement by US President Donald Trump on the necessity to fully recognize Israel' ...

Pompeo, Netanyahu make historic visit to western wall in Jerusalem

Washington (Sputnik/UNI) US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo while accompanied by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a historic visit to the Western Wall in Jerusalem.

US to unveil details of Trump's mideast deal of century soon : Pompeo

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) The United States will soon unveil the details of US President Donald Trump's "deal of the century" that aimed to solve the long-standing conflict betwe ...

Turkey condemns US attempts to legitimize Israeli occupation of Golan Heights : Cavusoglu

Ankara (Sputnik/UNI) The US attempts to legitimize Israeli policy of occupation of the Golan Heights, which undermines the Syrian territorial integrity, are not in line with the internati ...

US imposes new N. Korea sanctions on two Chinese-based shipping firms : Treasury Department

Washington (Sputnik/UNI) The United States designated two Chinese-based shipping companies for violating North Korea sanctions, the US Department of the Treasury said in a statement on Th ...

Google fined 1.49bln euros for anti-trust breach by EU

Brussels (Xinhua/UNI) US internet giant Google on Wednesday received a new fine ticket of 1.49 billion euros (1.69 billion US dollars) from the European Union (EU) for breaching of anti-t ...

New Zealand attacks: PM Jacinda Ardern calls for global anti-racism fight

Christchurch: At a time when the nation is still mourning the deaths of 50 people in a terror attack in two mosques in Christchurch city of New Zealand, the country's PM Jacinda Arder ...