Ministry of Foreign Affairs

IFJ meets Taiwanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs

IFJ executive committee members gathering in Paipei, Taiwan for their Executive Committee meeting and annual meeting convened at the Taiwanese …

China

The ministry of foreign affairs said Habibu Almu, an immigration attache, is the victim.

A Nigerian diplomat has been found dead inside his home in Khartoum, capital of Sudan, in a tragedy that is now being reported as an …

Citizen Journalism

Peaceful election, big gain for democracy in Lebanon: Ghasemi - irannews

Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman for Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, described the successful election in Lebanon as a victory and big …

South Asia

French Government Sued by Longtime Owner of France.com

Jean-Noel Frydman filed suit against the French Government in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia on April 19, 2018. …

Law

France faces lawsuit for seizing France.com domain

The former domain owner alleges that it was taken unlawfully and without compensation<p>In a landmark case, a French-born American is suing France after …

Technology

Saudi FM Receives US Congress Delegation

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir received in Riyadh on Monday a delegation from the US Congress, reported the Saudi Press Agency. The delegation …

Middle East

North Korea traffic accident kills 32 Chinese tourists

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North Korea

Costa Rica's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Recommends Not Traveling to Nicaragua as Violence Escalates

Protests in Nicaragua began three days ago when citizens took to the streets to protest changes in the country’s pension system and social security …

Costa Rica

Trade tensions are a concern for the whole of Asia, says ambassador

Tommy Koh, ambassador-at-large at Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, discusses trade tariffs between the U.S. and China, as well as Korean …

Asia

Greece Blasts Turkey Over ‘Absurd’ Imia Claim

Greece’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Athens (file photo).Greece hit back on Wednesday at an “absurd” statement by Turkey which earlier claimed that …

North Africa

Nigeria: Why We Sacked 15 Staff - Nigerian Embassy in Washington DC

Nigerian Embassy in Washington, DC<p>The Nigerian Embassy in Washington, DC, has said that the recent disengagement of some workers at the embassy …

Africa

Controversies are trailing the recent disengagement of workers by the Nigerian Embassy in Washington. The local staff accused the mission of retaining non-Nigerian employees at the expense of those who are of Nigerian Nationality

Controversies are trailing the recent disengagement of workers by the Nigerian Embassy in Washington. The local staff accused the mission of …

Africa

Now, UAE driving licence accepted in over 50 countries

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs also revealed the countries that can convert their driving licence in UAE

Saudi Arabia

Mexico endorses migrant caravan, rejects Trump call to stop it from reaching US

Mexico’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Interior Department have endorsed the controversial caravan of mostly Honduran migrants traveling through …

Immigration

BOMBSHELL - 'POLITICAL PARIAH' NAJIB SNUBBED BY WORLD LEADERS? ALARMED BY HIS SCANDALS & HARSH POLITICAL MOVES, GLOBAL LEADERS NO LONGER VISIT MALAYSIA - HE HAS TO RUN TO THEM FOR PHOTO-OPS, SAYS REPORT

As election season enters full swing in Malaysia, Prime Minister Najib Razak appears to be running low on foreign friends.<p>There has been a distinct …

Asia

Why are foreign leaders snubbing Najib ahead of Malaysia’s election? | South China Morning Post

As election season enters full swing in Malaysia, Prime Minister Najib Razak appears to be running low on foreign friends.<p>There has been a distinct …

Asia

Beijing Squeezes Exiles in U.S. by Detaining Family Back Home

Efforts ramp up under Xi Jinping to silence Uighurs and other critics outside the reach of China’s police<p>Muslim Uighurs who have managed to flee an expanding web of surveillance systems and detention centers in their northwestern China homeland are discovering they can’t truly escape Beijing’s …

China

US, Pakistan review regional issues - Associated Press Of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, March 29 (APP):The United States (US) Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Ambassador Alice G Wells …

Ashraf Ghani

China meets 2020 carbon target ahead of schedule - Xinhua

China, the world's biggest energy consumer, has cut the amount of carbon dioxide it produces per unit of economic growth<p>SHANGHAI, March 27 (Reuters) …

China

The Latest: Russia slams Australia for expelling 2 diplomats

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the diplomatic fallout over the nerve agent attack on an ex-Russian spy in Britain (all times local):<p>7:45 …

Russia

Norway expels Russian diplomat over UK nerve agent attack

OSLO, March 26 (Reuters) - Norway's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Monday it would expel one Russian diplomat in response to a nerve agent …

Nerve Agents

How China ends wars

Scholars have long noted the higher likelihood of war that seems to accompany the rise and decline of great powers. Harvard professor Graham Allison …

Geopolitics

Chinese diplomat gets key role on North Korean issues as Beijing fights to remain relevant

A veteran diplomat is set to take over as China’s deputy special representative for Korean affairs, as Beijing seeks to avoid being sidelined on the …

North Korea

Singapore condemns missile attacks on Saudi Arabia

Singapore strongly condemns the missile attacks launched from Yemen targeting residential areas of Riyadh and other cities in Saudi Arabia on Sunday …

Saudi Arabia

US Slams Pakistani Firms with Sanctions for Nuclear Trade

The United States is imposing sanctions on seven Pakistani companies for alleged links to the nuclear trade.<p>The Commerce Department's Bureau of …

North Korea

Norway expels Russian diplomat over U.K. nerve agent attack

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)<p>Norway's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Monday it would expel one Russian diplomat in response to a …

Nerve Agents

China’s Cyberspace Authorities Set to Gain Clout in Reorganization

At the conclusion of the annual National People’s Congress last week, China’s State Council announced that the Central Leading Group for …

China

Today in Syria: the US makes enemies of allies, allies of enemies, carnage, and oil (of course).

The ongoing conflict in Syria spirals further into a humanitarian nightmare, nowhere more evident than in <b>this incident</b>:<p>An air strike has reportedly …

Middle East

Rebooting the Name Dispute negotiations with a symbolic Skopje visit

GEORGI LICOVSKI<p>Click for full view<p>Macedonian Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov (R) welcomes Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias (L) at the Ministry …

Europe

Diplomat harassment row: Pakistan's envoy back in India, wants to resolve issue soon

Pakistan High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood on Friday said that Islamabad hopes to resolve issues with India as soon as possible as it affects …

New Delhi