Tuesday 25 October 2016
Diplomatic Ties

Saudi Arabia backs regional peace bids despite Iran row

Saudi Arabia said on Monday it would restore ties with Iran when Tehran stopped meddling in the affairs of other countries and pledged that Riyadh would continue to work "very hard" to support bids for peace in Syria and Yemen despite


Yemen severs diplomatic ties with Iran

The Saudi-backed Yemeni government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi has decided to sever diplomatic relations with Iran, state media reported. State news agency Saba, citing an unidentified person at the Yemeni presidency, said


Bahrain cuts diplomatic ties with Syria

Bahrain has stopped all forms of diplomatic co-operation with representatives of the Syrian regime abroad and international organisations and congresses, the government said. Bahrain is committed to implementing economic sanctions


Pakistan, India herald new era of dialogue

India and Pakistan hailed progress in diplomatic ties on Thursday, promising to open a "new chapter" in their fraught relationship at a next round of formal peace talks.     Lasting peace between the nuclear-armed rival

 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events