The central Iraqi government has told the Kurds in Erbil their international flights will be embargoed from Friday 6pm local time.
Turkey’s defence minister says his country has no plans to review its military base in the Persian Gulf state of Qatar.
Fikri Isik’s comments come
It is a very complex situation where common ground has to be found.
Those words from the US Defence Secretary in front of the House Armed Services
Many Cubans are closely focused on the twists and turns of the US election battle, unsure what the outcome will mean for their country's economy.
US media reports claim presidential candidate Donald Trump tried to do business in Cuba in the 1990s, in breach of the American trade embargo.
President Vladimir Putin has extended a Russian ban on food products from Western countries until the end of 2017.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has addressed the St.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras are expected to focus on trade and investment during their meetings in Athens.
President Barack Obama has announced that the United States is to lift its arms embargo on Vietnam, which has been in place for 50 years.
Paolo Gentiloni suggested the 2011 UN arms embargo could be lifted
In the wake of President Barack Obama's historic visit to Cuba, Business Line looks at the changes taking place there - including the economy, tourism and technology.
Havana, a city frozen in time, shyly exposing the uniqueness gained as a result of years in a kind of stasis.
I did not come to Cuba to see
Presidential candidates will certainly have to deal with a new and unprecedented situation in the relations between the United States and Cuba
Following Russia’s ban on Ukrainian free trade in an escalation of Moscow’s squeezing of the barely-functioning economy, the Ukrainian parliament has
Russia says a ban on Western food products will also apply to Ukraine from the start of next year when a free trade agreement comes into force
As the row over the Turkish downing of a Russian fighter jet continues Moscow has announced it is to tighten controls of agricultural imports from
The United Nations General Assembly has voted to condemn the United States embargo on Cuba. It was the first vote on the resolution since the two
Cuban leader Raul Castro has used his address at the UN to call for the US trade embargo, in place for more than five decades, to be lifted. He also
Ever since the recent rapprochement between Washington and Havana, Cubans have been looking ahead to what the future might hold. Many seem confident
Young Cubans last December  greeted the leap in relations between their island and the United States with joy. Diplomatic relations were to be
A month after a US delegation visited Havana, Cuban officials are due in Washington for an historic visit
Half a century of hostilities have been put aside as US and Cuban officials sat down for talks.