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World Leaders Adopt First-Ever Global Compact on Migration, Outlining Framework to Protect Millions of Migrants, Support Countries Accommodating Them

MARRAKECH, Morocco, 10 December � World leaders adopted the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration today, laying out the first-ever global cooperation framework for sharing responsibility to protect …

UN Launches Multi-Billion-Dollar Appeal for Syrian Refugees

GENEVA The U.N. is appealing for $5.5 billion to support millions of Syrian refugees, and the neighboring countries hosting them in the coming years.

The U.N. praises Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, …

Assad regime attacks Idlib in violation of Sochi deal

Syrian regime forces and allied militias continued their attacks in Idlib's de-escalation zone on Monday despite a ceasefire agreement, according to an opposition spokesman.

"The Assad regime forces continue to …

UN members adopt global migration accord

UN member states on Monday adopted a global migration agreement, Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita announced on Monday.

The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) was adopted …

Iranian President eyes further cooperation with Turkey

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Saturday said that they wanted to improve further relations with Turkey and the joint agreement by Ankara and Tehran to collaborate in numerous fields including banking …

Turkey Seeks Arrests Over 2013 Protests

ISTANBUL A crackdown on political dissent in Turkey is widening to participants in a major civic unrest five years ago. Prosecutors have issued arrest warrants for a prominent actor, a …