A senior U.S. diplomat involved in trying to mediate an end to Egypt's political crisis left the country on Wednesday, Cairo airport officials said, after the Egyptian government declared that diplomatic efforts had failed.
US Middle East envoy George Mitchell may visit Syria next week as part of Middle East trip, a stop that would suggest a further improvement in long-strained US-Syrian ties, the US State Department said on Friday.
Relations between the two
The first US ambassador to Libya in three decades arrived in Tripoli on Saturday, in a further sign of the two nations' improving ties.
Gene Cretz, a career US diplomat whose foreign postings have included Tel Aviv, Damascus, Cairo, Is
The first US ambassador to Libya in three decades will be sworn in on December 17 and take up his post a few days later, the US State Department said on Friday in a further sign of the two nations' improving ties.
Gene Cretz, a career US d
Oman Telecommunications Co. (Omantel) said it had qualified for the second stage of bidding for Iran's third mobile phone licence.
A company statement said Omantel was bidding as part of a consortium of international and local partners, wh