Tag Archives: Calls

US Calls for Taiwan’s Re-inclusion in UN Membership

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday (26/10) urged UN member states to support Taiwan’s rejoining as a member of the agency. This call is a direct opposition to China which claims Taiwan as part of its territory. To date, China has also argued that it has the sole …

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US envoy Calls Nuclear Deal Effort with Iran ‘Critical Phase’

Efforts to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal are at a “critical phase” and Tehran’s reasons for avoiding the talks are increasingly unconvincing, a US official said Monday. According to him, efforts to improve diplomatic relations between the United States (US) and Iran will continue even if the agreement cannot …

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Turkey Calls 10 Foreign Diplomats Over Activists’ Release Call

Turkey’s Foreign Ministry summoned the US ambassador and ambassadors of nine other countries to protest a statement calling for the release of Osman Kavala, a philanthropist and civil rights activist who was imprisoned, according to a decision by the European Court of Human Rights. (ECHR). The remarks angered government officials …

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New US Military Report Calls Hijack Attempt at Kabul Airport

A new report released by the US military this week revealed there was an attempted hijacking of a commercial evacuation plane amid chaos that erupted at Kabul airport in August. “On one occasion after they received an intel report, five people (who were) on one of the commercial flights intended …

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Kim Jong-un is willing to reopen inter-Korean direct calls

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said he was willing to restore direct telephone lines next month, in a statement quoted by state news agency KCNA Thursday. But he also criticized the US for submitting a proposal for talks without changing its “hostile policy” towards the country North Korea cut the …

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