Indonesia to protest and demand explanation after military chief denied US entry

JAKARTA: Indonesia intends to send a diplomatic note to the US secretary of state and summon Washington’s deputy ambassador in Jakarta to explain why the head of its military was denied entry to the...

Gazan origin Palestinians worried about possible travel restrictions

AMMAN: While the Palestinian reconciliation efforts sponsored by Egypt and supported by the rest of the world appear to be moving in the right direction, unexpected problems are emerging. Gazans in the West Bank are...

WHO reverses Mugabe ambassador appointment

GENEVA: The head of the World Health Organization on Sunday reversed his decision to name Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador, following the widespread uproar. “Over the last few days, I have reflected...