Saudi king warns West will be jihadists' next target Saudi king warns West will be jihadists' next target

King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia has warned that the West will be the next target of the jihadists sweeping through Syria and Iraq, unless there is "rapid" action.

včera, 11:37
Ukraine Crisis: Gorbachev Warns of 'Terrible Slaughter' in Europe Ukraine Crisis: Gorbachev Warns of 'Terrible Slaughter' in Europe

Former Soviet premier Mikhail Gorbachev has warned of the dire consequences of an escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, and praised Russian restraint in not becoming further involved. Western governments have accused Vladimir Putin's government of exacerbating the crisis by arming pro-Russian rebels, and in recent days sending troops over the border into eastern Ukraine....

včera, 19:20
Australia condemns peacekeepers' Syrian detention Australia condemns peacekeepers' Syrian detention

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's foreign minister has criticized the detention of 44 Fijian peacekeepers by Syrian rebels and is calling for their unconditional release.

včera, 9:56
Swiss Baby Dies After 'Being Forgotten by Parent in Back of Car' Swiss Baby Dies After 'Being Forgotten by Parent in Back of Car'

A 16-month-old baby has died when it was left in the back of the family car by one of its parents. The infant was in the vehicle for several hours after the parent "went to work, forgetting to leave the baby in the usual childcare facility," said a Swiss prosecutor. "It was not until the end of the working day when they went to pick up their child, that they realised the tragedy...

včera, 19:38
Large Earthquake Strikes Icelandic Volcano Site Large Earthquake Strikes Icelandic Volcano Site

The quake is the latest in a series of tremors which have sparked concerns there could be a similar eruption to the one that hit the country's Eyjafjallajokull volcano in 2010. It caused the Icelandic Met Office to raise the aviation warning to red.

včera, 14:12
Ukraine says Russian tanks flatten town; EU to threaten more sanctions Ukraine says Russian tanks flatten town; EU to threaten more sanctions

By Richard Balmforth and Adrian Croft KIEV/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Ukraine said Russian tanks had flattened a small border town and pro-Russian rebels had made fresh gains in its east, as EU leaders signalled on Saturday they would threaten more sanctions against Moscow over the crisis. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, attending an EU summit in Brussels, said he was hoping for a political...

dnes, 0:15
Lesotho military in 'attempted coup' Lesotho military in 'attempted coup'

Army units surround government and police buildings, as gunfire heard in small African kingdom, minister says.

včera, 10:32
Somalia famine: 'We only have days to live' Somalia famine: 'We only have days to live'

People are starving in southern Somalia while relief efforts are blocked by government and rebel fighting.

včera, 15:29
BREAKING: Military 'Coup' Under Way in Lesotho BREAKING: Military 'Coup' Under Way in Lesotho

Military personnel have surrounded government buildings in the landlocked African kingdom of Lesotho, in what is suspected to be a coup attempt. Gunfire has erupted as the troops attempted to seize the police headquarters and other government buildings. "Military police have surrounded State House and there are reports of gunfire," an unnamed diplomat from the Lesotho capital Maseru...

včera, 10:40
Nato Building 10,000-Strong Force to Counter Russia over Ukraine Nato Building 10,000-Strong Force to Counter Russia over Ukraine

Nato is reportedly putting together a 10,000-strong force drawn from at least seven countries amid the escalating tensions over Russia and Ukraine. The report comes a day after Ukraine sought to join Nato to deal with the ongoing crisis in the eastern and southern parts of the country. According to a report in the Financial Times, the special force will be led by Britain and soldiers from...

včera, 8:18