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Jean-Marie Le Pen, honorary president of France's National Front, has been suspended from the party. A disciplinary meeting of the far-right party's executive was convened on Monday after Jean-Marie Le Pen, the party's founder, repeated his view that Nazi holocaust was a mere "detail" of World War...

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi reached Saudi Arabia on Saturday, three days after the Saudi King reshuffled the cabinet. The Egyptian leader was received by New Crown Prince Mohamed bin Nayef and Deputy Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman at the Riyadh Airbase Airport Sisi is expected to...

Burundi's government on Saturday pledged to take enough measures to stop the uprising, after three people had died in yesterday's clashes against President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to seek the office for a third term. Two officers and a civilian had been killed, while 10 others were injured in...

saudi-minister-043015.jpg After serving 40 years as Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister, the tenure of Prince Saud al-Faisal, the planet's longest-serving Foreign Minister came to an end Wednesday, when the oil-rich country's new king announced a major cabinet reshuffle. This brings the third generation of the ruling dynasty in line to succeed him. Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who became the king in January following the dea

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has appointed his nephew and the powerful Interior Minister Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, as crown prince. King Salman, who became the king in January following the death of his half-brother Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, on Wednesday announced a major cabinet...

While it was good that the U.K. economy keeps growing, the recovery should not be taken for granted, the Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne said on Tuesday after official data revealed that the pace of growth halved in the first quarter of the year. Gross domestic product expanded 0.3 percent...

The preparations for the presidential election in Kazakhstan were efficiently administered, but the predominant position of the incumbent and lack of genuine opposition limited voter choice, the observation mission deployed by the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) concluded...

Italy's Economy Minister Pier Carlo Padoan said on Monday that there were no discussions taking place among European policymakers regarding an alternative plan for Greece, if talks with donors failed, and urged Greek authorities to hasten with reform proposals to reach a deal with creditors to access...

Incumbent Nursultan Nazarbayev was re-elected Kazakhstan's president with a landslide majority. In the election that witnessed a record turnout of 95.11 percent, Nazarbayev won 97.7 percent of the votes, the country's Central Election Commission said while announcing preliminary results. Nazarbayev...

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