President-elect's pledge to work with Russia to defeat ISIS, while keeping Assad in place, will backfire, western diplomats say. Allying with Assad would 'would drastically increase' terrorist threat to West, diplomat from U.S. ally says.
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A 2008 document, leaked by whistleblower Edward Snowden, says the British were concerned about Israel's stance on Iran. GCHQ also spied on Israeli diplomats, and defense firms.
Iran's FM Zarif says U.S. has 'less than respectable' history regarding commitment to international law.
'I want to warn against high expectations,' says Russian deputy foreign minister.
The delegation will meet with State Department officials ahead of the Paris peace conference and the submission of a new resolution to the UN Security Council.
Eight female and four male models handed sentences between five months and six years, including a ban from traveling abroad and working in the fashion industry.
The Islamic State regime in Iraq has been replaced by the anarchy arising from infighting between local tribes and militias.
After the shooting earlier this month, Jordan state media reported that the three U.S. Army sergeants killed had sparked a firefight by disobeying orders from Jordanians.
Erdogan has long sought constitutional change to strengthen what had been in the past a largely ceremonial position in Turkey.