UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday expressed concern over risk of military confrontation on the Korean Peninsula and warned against any military action.
Germany's Social Democratic Party (SPD) on Friday announced that it would start exploratory talks with the Conservatives Union for another grand coalition government.
Leaders of the 27 European Union (EU) members gathered here for the Winter EU Summit had approved the second phase of Brexit talks, European Council President Donald Tusk said Friday.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday didn't rule out pardon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who has pleaded guilty to making false statements to the FBI in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe.
Four Palestinians were killed Friday and more than 200 others injured during a daylong clashes between hundreds of angry Palestinian youths and Israeli soldiers in the West Bank and Gaza, medics said.
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday opened the one-day extra ordinary congress of the governing ZANU-PF party and pledged to be a president of a united, non-racial Zimbabwe.
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UN chief warns against military action on Korean Peninsula
Putin speaks on cooperation prospects with China
Islamic summit recognizes East Jerusalem as capital of Palestine
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