Macron urges new Lebanese PM Mikati to undertake ‘pressing’ reforms

Issued on: 24/09/2021 – 16:52 French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday urged the brand new Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati to undertake “pressing” reforms to assist his crisis-wracked nation, as the 2 males…

Egyptian artist carves pencil ideas into tiny statues of pharaohs

With only a knife, brush and pencil, 30 12 months outdated Egyptian sculpture artist Ibrahim Belal is a grasp of his instruments, creating miniature sculptures of essentially the most distinguished Pharaonic and Egyptian…

Dutch overseas minister resigns over Kabul embassy evacuation

Sigrid Kaag resigned as Dutch overseas minister Thursday, after the parliament handed a movement of censure towards her over her dealing with of evacuations from Afghanistan final month. The Dutch embassy in Kabul…

Hope fades as Iran pushes nuclear program and talks stall

Press play to take heed to this text VIENNA — Issues are quiet in Vienna — and that’s changing into an issue.  As nuclear negotiators from Iran, the U.S. and different world powers…

UK deploys troops to evacuate Britons from Afghanistan

LONDON — The U.Ok. authorities mentioned Thursday it would deploy troops to Afghanistan to offer assist for British nationals leaving the nation in gentle of the deteriorating safety scenario there. Round 600 further…

IEA sees COVID blow to grease demand in 2021, surplus in 2022

The outlook for international oil markets darkened on Thursday after the Worldwide Power Company (IEA) stated that slowing demand for crude within the wake of restrictions imposed to curb the fast-spreading Delta variant…

Taliban proceed to make swift good points in Afghanistan

Taliban proceed to make swift good points in Afghanistan – CBS Information Watch CBSN Live The Taliban now control two-thirds of Afghanistan, sparking fears the government could fall within months. CBS News foreign…

‘The Taliban will hunt us down’: Couple caught in Herat as metropolis falls to Taliban

Issued on: 12/08/2021 – 16:57Modified: 12/08/2021 – 16:59 Hours earlier than the Taliban captured Herat, Afghanistan’s third-biggest metropolis, a pair informed the FRANCE 24 Observers they may hear the gunfire getting nearer to…

Turkey: Central financial institution resists Erdogan’s requires price lower

The Turkish lira rallied after the nation’s central financial institution resisted President Recep Erdogan’s requires an rate of interest lower and stored its benchmark price unchanged. By Selcuk Gokoluk and Tugce OzsoyBloomberg The Turkish…