250 missing in 2shipwrecks in Mediterranean

250 missing in 2shipwrecks in Mediterranean

It estimated about 80 people died from the sinking of the dinghy off Italy, and at least 113 died following the shipwreck off the coast near Az Zawiyah, Libya. IOM Rome reported over the weekend and into Monday that IOM field staffers at Italian landing points calculated a total of 6,612 rescued survivors from more than a dozen locations since last Friday.

Russia's Plan To End The Syrian Civil War Is Falling Apart

Russia, Turkey and Iran struck a deal last week to set up four safe zones where the opposition and government forces will halt hostilities. While Russia has not asked for UN involvement in the zones, it has asked for a UN Security Council vote early this week on a resolution supporting the safe zone deal, said the council's president, Uruguay Ambassador Elbio Rosselli.

Clinton blames FBI, Russia for presidential poll loss to Trump

During his testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Comey said that Weiner had classified information on his laptop. "It makes me mildly nauseous to think that we had an impact on the election", Comey told the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Pakistan Summons Afghan Charge d'Affairs Over Deadly Border Incident

Gen Nadeem said that on May 5, Afghanistan pleaded for ceasefire, which Pakistan accepted. Pakistani forces on Sunday elevated their rhetoric when they said they had also killed "more than 50 soldiers" in last week's border clashes - a claim quickly rejected by Kabul , which said it lost two soldiers.