Houthis will attend Geneva talks ‘if demands are met’
Yemen's Houthi rebels are prepared to attend UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva if three of their demands are met, a member of the group's delegation has told Al Jazeera. The talks, which would have been the first in nearly two years, were scheduled to take place in the Swiss city from Thursday but have been…
Erdogan calls for Idlib ceasefire at Tehran summit
Turkey's president has said that his country does not want a bloodbath in Idlib province and a ceasefire would be an important step amid looming Russian-backed Syrian offensive in the last rebel-held area. Speaking at a three-way summit in Tehran with his Iranian and Russian counterparts - both major allies of the Syrian government - Recep…
The six biggest Trump leaks
Washington, DC - It is becoming a near-daily occurence. Leaks from inside US President Donald Trump's White House have both riled and undermined its current occupant and his administration. But a Wednesday opinion piece in The New York Times, penned anonymously by a senior administration official who is highly critical of Trump, has taken leaking…
There is renewed hope of a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula and a restart of discussions that have stalled over the last few weeks since June's landmark summit between US President Donald Trump and the North Korean leader. Trump has welcomed Kim Jong-un's remarks saying his faith in the US president remains unchanged. Kim is meeting the…
Brazilian presidential candidate stabbed during campaign stop
Brazilian far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro has been stabbed while he was campaigning in the city of Juiz de Fora, about 200km north of Rio de Janeiro. Brazilian police on Thursday said the 63-year-old politician was stabbed in the abdomen at a philanthropic cancer hospital by an unidentified attacker, who has been arrested. Videos shared…