YEREVAN, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013
, SPA -- Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu made Turkey's first high-level visit to Armenia in nearly five years on Thursday, raising the prospect of a revival in peace efforts between the historical rivals which stalled in 2010, Reuters reported.
Jeddah, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013
, SPA -- The 40th World Congress of Military Medicine concluded in Jeddah today .
Nairobi, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013
, SPA -- A hand grenade was thrown at two tourists near the Kenyan coastal town of Mombasa on Thursday, but the device failed to explode, police said, according to dpa.
BAGHDAD, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013
, SPA -- Iraqi government has signed a $ 1.1 billion deal with a South Korean company to buy 24 multi-role light fighters to boost its defense capabilities, according to AP.
Bangkok, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013
, SPA -- Thailand's caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Thursday called on all sectors of society to meet this weekend to find a way out of the country's political crisis.
Riyadh, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013
, SPA -- The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia represented by "Saudi Fund for Development (SFD)" signed here yesterday two cooperation agreements with a total value of 10 million U.S.
Copenhagen, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013
, SPA -- Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt reshuffled her government Thursday, naming four new ministers, dpa reported.
Madinah, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013
, SPA -- Minister of Communications and Information Technology (IT) Engineer Mohamed Jamil Mulla confirmed that the Telecommunication and IT sector is the pivotal sector upon which the development of nations and peoples is based at the scientific, practical, social and economic levels, in addition to be the engine of development in all fields.
LJUBLJANA, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013
, SPA -- Slovenia's banks need 4.8 billion euros extra capital, of which 3 billion will go to the top three state banks from government funds and bonds, the government said on Thursday, according to Reuters.