UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says that the British embassy in Nepal is currently on alert, and has already helped hundreds of British nationals in the earthquake-shaken Nepal.
An anonymous source in the Russian Embassy in Sanaa said that many Russian doctors, as well as medical specialists from other countries continue to work in Yemen despite the ongoing fighting between Houthi rebels and those loyal to Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi.
An anonymous source in the Russian Embassy in Sanaa reported that the second operation launched by the Saudi-led international coalition against Shiite Houthis in Yemen includes only selective airstrikes, targeting the rebels' technology and manpower.
The German Embassy in Moscow had previously issued ten travel visas for the Russian biker club "Night Wolves", according to the German newspaper “Das Bild”.
Cecily Strong poses in front of a wall full of flowers during Capitol File’s WHCD Weekend Welcome Reception at The British Embassy on Friday afternoon (April 24) in Washington, DC. The 31-year-ol Saturday Night Live cast member is getting ready to host the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Cecily [...]
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A French death row inmate is not among the next round of drug convicts to be executed in Indonesia, a French embassy official said on Saturday.
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The Polish Embassy in the United States has threatened to sue Mattel if it refuses to recall a game which refers to Poland during WWII as "Nazi Poland."
An infamous “Nazi Poland” card has created quite a stir in Europe. After realizing that a card in the Mattel party game Apples to Apples used that phrase, the Polish embassy wants the game recalled and the card corrected. In California...Show More Summary
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia has asked foreign embassies to go to a maximum security prison for the expected execution of 10 mainly foreign drug convicts, although an official 72-hour notice of execution has not been given yet, foreign officials said on Friday.
The American Embassy told its citizens who found themselves in the midst of the Yemeni turmoil to leave the war zone, but didn't specify how to get out of the country, RT correspondent Murat Gadziev told Sputnik.
Journalist, author and co-anchor of PBS’s “NewsHour,” Gwen Ifill can now add another accolade: Renaissance woman. Wednesday night, Ifill received the Urbino Press Award from Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero — a prize “awarded in...Show More Summary
US State Department acting spokesperson Marie Harf claimed that the United States government is actively providing US citizens that are stuck in Yemen with opportunities to travel to other embassies in the region.
The Afghan Taliban on Wednesday announced the start of its annual "spring offensive," vowing to escalate attacks on foreign embassies, government officials and military forces, starting on Friday.
KABUL (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban on Wednesday announced the start of its annual spring offensive, warning it would ramp up attacks on foreign embassies and government officials, as well as military targets, starting on Friday.
According to the Asian Law Caucus, dozens of American citizens who may have been born in Yemen are being held in the war-torn country, stranded, and unable to return to the U.S. because the embassy there stripped them of their passports. [ more › ]
Brandon Marshall, Lucy Liu, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, and Connie Britton. The Hill, Extra and the Embassy of Canada’s celebration of the White House Correspondents’ dinner will have no shortage of star power this year, according to info...Show More Summary
US Embassy in Warsaw praised Poland’s decision to purchase Patriot medium-range surface-to-air missile systems as part of a $10-billion integrated defense program.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A Belgian-Iranian man was sentenced to seven years in jail in Israel on Tuesday after being convicted of spying for Iran that included photographing the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv from his nearby hotel balcony.
In case you were wondering about the current state of Julian Assange, the Wikileaks founder is still holed up at the Ecuadorian embassy in London, evading an extradition request to Sweden and living the life of a fugitive. Of course,...Show More Summary