UN expert advising IOC gives views on Russians at Olympics
By Graham Dunbar Mar. 27, 2023 06:43 AM EDT
Talakhadze breaks weightlifting records, Syria wins medal
By James Ellingworth Aug. 04, 2021 10:16 AM EDT
Olympics Latest: World champ Dutch out in women's handball
Aug. 03, 2021 07:59 PM EDT
EXPLAINER: How team of refugee athletes made it to Olympics
By James Ellingworth Jul. 25, 2021 03:17 AM EDT
ITF Georgia 03A, Women Singles
Jul. 23, 2021 08:54 PM EDT
Syrian refugee swimmer makes his mark at the Paralympics
By Theodora Tongas And James Ellingworth Jul. 14, 2021 07:12 AM EDT
US warns that Islamic State extremists still a world threat
By Matthew Lee Jun. 28, 2021 06:49 AM EDT
Russia says Syria can deliver aid, Turkey not essential
By Edith M. Lederer Jun. 22, 2021 07:11 PM EDT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister says Moscow disagrees that there is no alternative to deliver humanitarian aid to Syria’s rebel-held northwest...
Hard-line judiciary head wins Iran presidency in low turnout
By Jon Gambrell Jun. 19, 2021 02:21 AM EDT
Erdogan and Biden meet at a tense moment for Turkish-US ties
By Suzan Fraser Jun. 13, 2021 10:56 AM EDT
Watchdog warns of aid disaster in Syria; shelling kills 11
By Sarah El Deeb Jun. 10, 2021 12:43 PM EDT
Iran cleric who founded Hezbollah, survived book bomb, dies
By Jon Gambrell Jun. 07, 2021 05:21 AM EDT
UN tribunal for Lebanon may fold due to funding crisis
By Bassem Mroue Jun. 02, 2021 07:51 AM EDT
US envoy heads to Turkey seeking to ensure aid to Syrians
By Edith M. Lederer Jun. 01, 2021 07:56 PM EDT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.S ambassador to the United Nations headed to Turkey late Tuesday seeking to ensure that humanitarian aid can be delivered to Syria...
Asian World Cup qualifiers to be moved from China to UAE
Jun. 01, 2021 02:23 AM EDT
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — China’s COVID-19 travel restrictions have forced World Cup qualifying matches scheduled for the eastern city of Suzhou to be...
Asian World Cup qualifiers to be moved from China
May. 31, 2021 04:02 AM EDT
BEIJING (AP) — China’s COVID-19 travel restrictions mean World Cup qualifying matches scheduled for the eastern city of Suzhou this week will likely be...
Syria's Assad wins a fourth term in a predictable landslide
May. 27, 2021 04:58 PM EDT
UN envoy: Syrian people face ìmmense humanitarian suffering
By Edith M. Lederer May. 26, 2021 01:43 PM EDT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. special envoy for Syria said Wednesday it’s “a tragic irony” that ordinary Syrians are facing “immense and growing humanitarian...
Syrians vote in election certain to give Assad new mandate
By Albert Aji May. 26, 2021 02:12 AM EDT
UN official: Conflicts make controlling COVID more difficult
By Edith M. Lederer May. 25, 2021 09:02 PM EDT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Despite last year’s U.N. call for global cease-fires to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, many conflicts never stopped including in Syria,...