Climate activists set off on a three-day hike from Landquart in eastern Switzerland to the ski resort of Davos on Sunday to draw attention to global warming at the World Economic Forum this week.
Iran’s flag carrier airline Homa, known internationally as IranAir, says flights to Sweden will be restored once Swedish authorities remove a temporary ban that came following a major plane crash in Iran on January 8.
While welcoming the six new members, including Sweden, in a non-dollar trade mechanism aimed to circumvent US sanctions against Iran, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has criticized Stockholm for yielding to Washington’s bullying and stopping to sell Tehran pharmaceutical products needed to treat epidermolysis bullosa (EB) patients.
Iran’s deputy foreign minister says Tehran is determined to reduce more of its commitments under a 2015 multinational nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), until its legal demands are met by the European co-signatories.
US and North Korean officials have gathered in Sweden to resume nuclear negotiations as part of attempts to end months of deadlock.
A special representative of the Swedish government has arrived in North Korea on a visit that is assumed to be related to the case of an Australian student who has been missing in the country for several days.
Pilots at Scandinavian carrier SAS walked off the job in Sweden, Denmark, and Norway on Friday, stranding more than 72,000 travelers as 673 flights were canceled, the airline said.
A senior Yemeni official has hit back at US Secretary of State Mike Pomepo over his recent allegations that Ansarullah fighters are violating the UN-brokered ceasefire in the Hudaydah port city, criticizing Washington for keeping up its support for the Saudi-led war on the impoverished nation.
Fighting has subsided in Yemen’s Hudaydah, hours after a United Nations (UN)-brokered ceasefire between warring sides took effect in the flashpoint port city.
Saudi airstrikes and fierce clashes have shaken the outskirts of Yemen's Hudaydah despite a UN-brokered ceasefire that Yemenis already feared could collapse at any moment.