A group of Georgian servicemen will be trained abroad in 2016, French specialists will also train Georgian servicemen under an agreement on the purchase of advanced air defense systems, Georgian Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli told reporters on July 31.
SAINT-ANDRE, Reunion - Searchers scored Reunion's shoreline for debris and investigators prepared to load a sea-encrusted wing fragment onto a plane bound for France on July 31 to learn whether the aircraft remnant could help unlock the mystery of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Georgia has not made any new decisions on joining the sanctions the Council of the European Union declared regarding Russia.
WASHINGTON - Air safety investigators have a "high degree of confidence" that aircraft debris found in the Indian Ocean is of a wing component unique to the Boeing 777, the same model as the Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared last year, a U.S. official said on July 30.
The office of the Russian Basketball Federation (RBF) has received a letter from the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) notifying on the suspension of all Russian national teams from international competitions, Sport-Express reported on July 29.
Poland's richest man, Jan Kulczyk, died on July 29 night at 65 due to surgery complications, a spokeswoman at Kulczyk Holding said.
The Interior Ministry of Georgia and the US Federal Bureau of Investigation signed a new agreement on co-operation in the fight against crime and terror, the press service of the ministry said on July 28.
The Iranian nuclear agreement announced on July 14 is unconstitutional, violates international law and features commitments that President Obama could not lawfully make. However, because of the way the deal was pushed through, the states may be able to derail it by enacting their own Iran sanctions legislation.
NATO ambassadors are gathering for an extraordinary session after Turkey called the meeting about security concerns. Earlier, Ankara and Washington agreed to drive "Islamic State" fighters from northern Syria.
ISLAMABAD - Police say gunmen have killed a local employee of the United States Embassy in Islamabad, though a motive for the attack is still unclear.
NAIROBI, Kenya - President Barack Obama told Kenyans on Sunday that their country is at a crossroads and urged them to 'choose the path to progress' by continuing to root out corruption, confront terrorism and be more inclusive of women and girls.
Iraqi security forces entered the University of Anbar in southern Ramadi on Sunday and clashed with Islamic State militants inside the compound, the joint operations command said in a statement broadcast on state television.
BEIRUT - Syrian President Bashar Assad says he supports any political dialogue to end his country's civil war - even if its effects are limited. But he says any initiative that is not based on fighting 'terrorism' will be 'hollow' and 'meaningless.'
Defending soccer champion and current No. 2 Germany will have to get past the 20th ranked Czechs to earn a place in the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
NAIROBI, Kenya -- The return of the long-lost son, as President Obama is widely seen by Kenyans, had all the elements of a family reunion. They hugged, they caught up, they talked about shared interests, they agreed they should get together more often and they had their sibling spats.
Germany's defense ministry miscalculated its planned outlay for two of Europe's new weapon systems to the extent of one billion euros, according to Der Spiegel magazine.
Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan has said that the strike on Islamic State bases in northern Syria had been the 'first step'; after the country's government vowed to continue its campaign against IS militants.
Turkish warplanes pounded Islamic State targets in Syria for the first time on Friday, with President Tayyip Erdogan promising more decisive action against both the jihadists and Kurdish militants.
UK house prices are being boosted by foreign criminals, who purchase expensive properties spending billions of pounds for the purpose of money laundering, according to the National Crime Agency (NCA).
VIENNA - Iran on July 23 outlined plans to rebuild its main industries and trade relationships following a nuclear agreement with world powers, saying it was targeting oil and gas projects worth $185 billion by 2020.