US slams China for’delay’ in sharing information

The United States on Friday slammed China for the delay in sharing information with its technical experts on the deadly coronavirus. Continue Reading

US blocks UN statement backing Syria ceasefire

The United States has blocked the adoption of a UN Security Council statement supporting a Syrian ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey, diplomats said following a closed-door meeting. Continue Reading

Trump ordered killing of Soleimani to protect US personnel

General Qasem Soleimani, the powerful commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards, was killed in a precision US air strike in Iraq ordered by President Donald Trump, the Pentagon announced on Friday, dramatically escalating tensions in the strategic Gulf region Continue Reading