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Colombia, ELN peace talks to begin Nov.3 in Ecuador


​Peace talks between Colombia's government and the country's second largest guerrilla group, the National Liberation Army (ELN), will begin on Nov.3 in Quito, Ecuador, it was announced on Monday.

Russian, French FMs discuss UNSC draft resolution on Syria


​Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed here Thursday with his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault a Paris-sponsored United Nations Security Council (UNSC) draft resolution on Syria.

UN chief calls for full global disarmament


UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday called for a full global disarmament as the world faces growing nuclear dangers and tensions, but progress in multilateral nuclear disarmament has come to a "standstill."

France urges Turkey to stop bombing Kurdish zones in Syria


France on Sunday urged Turkey to immediately halt shelling Kurdish militia in Syria, an offensive that could cast doubts to implement an already fragile ceasefire deal in the war-torn country, French presidential office the Elysee has announced.

Fifty Palestinians killed in Israeli-Palestinian violence in October, says Palestine FM


​A total of 50 Palestinians, including at least 10 children, had been killed amid the recent flare-up of Israeli-Palestinian tensions since the start of October, Palestine's Minister of Foreign Affairs said on Thursday.

Nigerian troops rescue 16 families from Boko Haram in northeast state


​The Nigerian Army has confirmed the killing of two Boko Haram insurgents and the rescue of 16 families in Madagali area of northeast Adamawa State.

IS calls for jihad against U.S., Russia


The Islamic State (IS) militant group on Tuesday called for a jihad against Russia and the United States for their "crusader's war" in the Middle East.

U.S. strongly denounces terrorist attacks against Israeli civilians


​The United States condemns "in the strongest terms possible" the terrorist attacks against Israeli civilians that have resulted in the murder of three Israelis, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday.

Syrian, Russian air strikes against terror groups could drag on: minister


​Syria's Minister of Information Omran al-Zoubi said Tuesday that the recently waged military offensive by the Syrian and Russian army against the jihadi groups has no specific timeframe or place, an indication that the war on the terror group could drag on indefinitely.

Russia, U.S. to hold military-to-military talks on Syria: Pentagon


Russia and the United States are expected to hold military-to-military talks on Syria, where both countries have been conducting airstrikes against Islamic State (IS) militants, as soon as this weekend, the Pentagon said Friday.