Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «syria»

13 October, 2018 10:01 AM 'Migrant-Smuggling' Car Crash Kills 11 In Greece: Police

Eleven people died in northern Greece early Saturday after a car thought to be carrying migrants crashed head-on with a truck and burst into flames, police said. Firefighters recovered 11 bodies from the car, which had been travelling towards Thessaloniki. The driver of the truck, which had been heading towards the town of Kavala, escaped the fire unscathed 326

7 October, 2018 10:03 AM Israeli PM Says Will Meet Putin Soon On Syria Security Coordination

Russia has held Israel indirectly responsible for the downing of a Russian spy plane by Syrian forces as they fired on attacking Israeli jets last month. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday he will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin soon to discuss security coordination over Syria, amid friction with Moscow over Israel's air operations 76

5 October, 2018 9:46 PM US Actively Considering Waivers On Iran Oil Sanctions

The Trump administration, which withdrew from a deal over Tehran's nuclear programme in May, is reimposing sanctions on Iran's crude oil consumers on Nov. 4. The United States is actively considering sanctions waivers for countries that are reducing their imports of Iranian oil, a U.S. government official said on Friday. The Trump administration withdrew 86

5 October, 2018 5:21 PM India to keep buying Iranian oil despite US sanctions: Sources

New Delhi: India will buy 9 million barrels of Iranian oil in November, two industry sources said, indicating the world's third-biggest oil importer will continue purchasing crude from the Islamic Republic despite US sanctions coming into force on November 4. "Refiners have placed November nominations to lift 1.25 million tonnes (about 9 million barrels) 68

5 October, 2018 10:57 AM India to buy 9 million barrels of Iranian oil in November: Industry source

India will buy 9 million barrels of Iranian oil in November, an industry source told Reuters, indicating that the world's third biggest oil importer would continue to buy crude from the Islamic republic despite U.S. sanctions coming into force on Nov. 4. Indian Oil Corp will lift 6 million barrels of Iranian oil and Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals 44

26 September, 2018 12:09 AM "No Sanctions, No Threats": Iran Hits Out At "Hostile" US Approach

"The United States policy vis-a-vis the Islamic Republic of Iran has been wrong from the beginning", Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday criticized Washington for its hostile policy toward his country and said the US approach was doomed to failure. Rouhani, in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly 120

25 September, 2018 3:50 AM Iran, major powers labor to keep nuclear deal afloat

The remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal on Monday agreed to keep working to maintain trade with Tehran despite skepticism this is possible as US sanctions to choke off Iranian oil sales resume in November. US President Donald Trump decided in May to abandon the pact and to restore economic sanctions on Iran, including those that seek to force 52

24 September, 2018 7:00 AM Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan vows to impose secure zones east of Euphrates in Syria

Turkey will take action east of the Euphrates river in Syria and impose secure zones as it has done in the northwest of the country, President Tayyip Erdogan said in comments broadcast on Turkish media on Monday. Earlier this year, Turkey carried out a military operation to seize control of Syria's Afrin region from the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which 99

11 September, 2018 11:25 AM India-Syria trade to reach $500 million in next 3 years: FIEO

The bilateral trade between India and war torn Syria is expected to reach $500 million in next three years as there are huge exports potential for domestic players in areas, including automobile, machinery and plastics, exporters body FIEO said Tuesday. Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO) President Ganesh Kumar Gupta is leading an 84-member 102

8 September, 2018 3:24 PM Sushma Swaraj's visit to Syria deferred due to prevailing tension

Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj's scheduled visit to war-torn Syria next week has been deferred due to the tensions prevailing in the country. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said fresh dates for her visit will be decided in consultation with the Syrian government. "The external affairs minister's visit to Syria has been deferred 128