NATO Chief Refrains From Advising Cameron on Brexit Vote

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Monday he could not advise UK Prime Minister David Cameron on the upcoming EU referendum as the NATO chief himself had had a bad experience with the similar vote in Norway.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:03 GMT


Syrian Rescuers Save Girl Trapped Under Debris After al-Nursa Front Attack

An attack carried out by al-Nusra Front terrorists on the city of Aleppo in Syria on Sunday resulted in the collapse of a residential building. A one-year-old girl was trapped under the rubble.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:08 GMT


Turkish MP Introduces Bill to Acknowledge German Genocide in Namibia

A Turkish lawmaker from the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) introduced a bill to the parliament on recognition of German's Empire genocide in Namibia in 1904–1907, local media reported Monday.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:10 GMT


Turkey Not Considering Abandoning Refugee Deal With EU - Deputy PM

Turkey does not consider exiting the refugee deal with the European Union, Deputy Prime Minster Numan Kurtulmus said Monday.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:13 GMT


US Sends Destroyer Ship Into Black Sea for Drills With NATO Allies

The US destroyer Porter entered the Black Sea on Monday for a series of drills with allies and forces of partner nations in what the United States called a routine deployment, the US Navy announced in a press release.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:14 GMT


Abandonment of Russian Rocket Engines May Ground Pentagon’s Space Plans

The Pentagon is becoming more and more vocal in its warning about national security and budget risks that may result from ending the use of Russian-made RD-180 rocket engines, an article in The Wall Street Journal read.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:19 GMT


US ‘Open Skies’ Flights Over Russia Nearly Triple Russian Flights Over US

The United States has taken advantage of the 2002 Open Skies Treaty to observe Russia at almost three times the rate that Russia has used the treaty to observe US installations, the Department of State reported in a press release on Monday.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:38 GMT


Syrian Negotiations: Is Saudi Arabia Taking Russia's Side in Peace Talks?

The resignation of the Saudi-backed High Negotiations Committee's chief Mohammad Alloush is likely to open the window of opportunity for negotiations over Syria; the move apparently indicates Riyadh's desire to stay relevant in the Syrian peace process.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:45 GMT


BuzzFeed Ends $1.3M Ad Deal With Republicans Over Trump Remarks

Popular news and entertainment site Buzzfeed has pulled out of a $1.3 million advertising deal with the Republican National Committee over controversial statements made by its presumptive nominee, Donald Trump.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:50 GMT


Arabic Fastest-Growing Language in US Households

Arabic is now the fastest-growing language in the United States, and the right-to-left script is posing some design challenges for the Census Bureau, who may be offering translations for their 2020 questionnaire.

// Jun. 07, 2016 - 00:56 GMT