A merchant ship has been hijacked by migrants it had rescued in the Libyan waters and is currently heading toward Malta, media have reported, citing the Maltese Armed Forces.
The unilateral decision by the United States to recognize Golan Heights as Israeli territory violates both international law and UN Security Council resolutions.
The Whidbey Island-class ship follows a fleet of guided-missile destroyers USS Ross, USS Carney, and USS Porter.
The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) expressed concern regarding reports of civilians being killed in the conflict in northern Syria.
The Lima Group of countries seeking an end to the Venezuelan crisis said in a declaration on Friday they do not recognize President Nicolas Maduro&rsquos new term starting next week.
The Ukrainian troops on Tuesday opened gunfire at the city of Dokuchaievsk, controlled by the self-proclaimed Donetsk People&rsquos Republic (DPR).
Despite its claimed neutral stance, Tel Aviv has been conducting air raids in Syria that it claims are against the Lebanese paramilitary group Hezbollah.
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov said Monday that Russian military aircraft and helicopters managed to carry out up to 100 sorties per day.
French intelligence services have not found any signs of Russia's alleged involvement in the dissemination of false information related to the protests that are currently taking place in the country.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday that Ankara intended to buy 120 US-made F-35 fighter jets amid speculations that the transfer might be halted.
He also noted that the US would not produce, deploy, or test any missile that violates the treaty during this period, stressing that Washington would welcome the termination of the Russian missile programme.
Earlier in the day, the Israeli Defence Forces tweeted that they were launching an operation to &ldquoexpose and neutralise cross-border&rdquo tunnels that Hezbollah used to attack Israel from Lebanese soil.
US President Donald Trump stated that illegal caravans will not be allowed into the country, even though anyone is eligible to apply for asylum at valid ports of entry under current law. It's like an invasion, he said.
The new US sanctions against Russia are meaningless as they will not force Russia to change its course, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told Sputnik.
Joint patrolling of the US military and YPG members in Syria is unacceptable and could cause serious negative consequences on the border,