Russian and Israeli leaders discussed the Israel-Syria border incident in a phone conversation, the Kremlin has said in a statement.
Israeli soldiers walk next to an anti-missile battery at a military post
near the Druze village of Majdal Shams in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights,
Israel, Feb.11. (Photo:Reuters)
On Saturday (Feb.10), Israel conducted airstrikes against
Iranian facilities in Syria, claiming an Iranian drone had entered the
Israeli airspace from Syria. During the operation, the Syrian air defense
launched missiles to shoot down an F-16 fighter jet of the Israeli Air Force.
Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed with Israeli Prime
Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on the border situation between Syria and Israel,
with special emphasis on the Israeli Air Force's airstrikes on targets in
Syria, the statement said Saturday (Feb.10).
"The Russian side demands all parties should avoid any
further steps that might lead to a new round of dangerous confrontation in
the region," said the press service.
Two firefighters died and nearly people 50 were injured in a massive gas explosion that gutted the ground floor of a building in a central Paris shopping district on Saturday (January 12), authorities said.
Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister and Justice Minister, ACM Prajin Juntong, and the Australian Foreign Affairs Minister, Marise Payne, discussed bilateral cooperation for the prosperity and security of both countries.
Global economic growth is projected to slow to 2.9 percent in 2019 from a downwardly revised 3 percent in 2018 amid rising downside risks, the World Bank said on Tuesday (January 8).
The door for peace talks is always open to the armed groups, said spokesman of Myanmar's Presidential Office U Zaw Htay late on January 7 in Nay Pyi Taw.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a phone conversation and discussed important issues of bilateral and international agendas, including joint efforts in the fight against terrorism, the Kremlin said Monday (January 7).
Restoration process is underway after four police outposts were raided by the Arakan Army (AA) on Friday (January 4) morning in Buthidaung, Myanmar's Rakhine state, an official from Myanmar Military told Xinhua.