Jordanians demand release of activists
Jordanians have staged nationwide protest rallies to demand the immediate release of pro-reform activists and an end to corruption.
AU snubs Mali rebels independence call
The African Union (AU) has totally rejected Mali’s Tuareg rebel proclamation of independence in the north of the country, dismissing the claim as “null and of no value”.
Cleric slams US, AL approach to Bahrain
Top Bahraini cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim has slammed the US and the Arab League for turning a blind eye to Manama’s brutal crackdown on anti-regime protests, Press TV reports.
Bahrain hunger striker's daughter arrested
Zainab al-Khawaja detained at protest for father, who has been moved to military hospital due to deteriorating health.
'Iran-Turkey ties must not be hurt'
Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman says Tehran and Ankara must make joint efforts to prevent their strategic relations from being damaged due to remarks by various individuals from both sides.