Three opposition figures have called on Belarusians to vote for registered opposition candidate Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya.
Belarusian Opposition Rally Behind Tsikhanouskaya In Presidential Race.
Iranian President Hassan Rohani says a state of emergency imposed in the country because of the coronavirus pandemic will remain in place at least until the end of January 2021.
Reports from Iranian state television say a magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck the province of Kermanshah in western Iran on August 9.
Former Armenian Police Chief Vladimir Gasparian on August 8 threatened two RFE/RL Armenian Service (Azatutyun.am) journalists and obstructed their work on a report about government plans to dismantle private houses illegally constructed near Lake ...
U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper says the United States is planning to cut back its troop levels in Afghanistan to "a number less than 5,000" by the end of November.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani is expected on August 9 to make a final decision on a proposal to 400 Taliban prisoners at a traditional Afghan council meeting in Kabul.