Turkey says will 'not beg' Germany to stay at NATO base

2017-05-19 09:03

Turkey hits back at German threats to pull its troops out of a key NATO base on its soil, saying it would "not beg" them to stay.

Libyan general's forces lose 17 in push to take Benghazi

2017-05-10 15:03

Forces loyal to a powerful Libyan general say they have lost at least 17 fighters in their two-day push to clear central parts of Benghazi from Islamists and their allies.

Afghan Taliban announce start of 'spring offensive'

2017-04-28 14:33

The Afghan Taliban has launched their "spring offensive", heralding fresh fighting in the drawn-out conflict as embattled security forces struggle to recover from a devastating attack on a military base one week ago.

Russian navy ship sinks in Black Sea

2017-04-27 16:02

Russia's defence ministry says a naval reconnaissance ship has sunk after colliding with a freighter off Istanbul, but all crew have been rescued.

Top US official visits Afghanistan after huge bomb attack

2017-04-16 20:13

US National Security Advisor General HR McMaster has arrived in Kabul just days after the American military dropped its largest non-nuclear bomb on ISIS hideouts.

Moscow denounces Nato 'slander'

2017-04-01 12:15

Moscow denounced Nato "slander", accusing the alliance of using "the myth of Russian aggression" as a way to unify its members.

Russia 'perhaps' supplying Taliban: Nato commander

2017-03-23 20:05

Russia is "perhaps" supplying the Taliban as they fight US and Nato forces in Afghanistan, says a top US general.

Russia insists it hasn't violated nuclear arms pact

2017-03-10 20:11

Russia is insisting that it has adhered to its obligations under a key nuclear arms treaty, rebuffing US claims to the contrary.

US general says Russia has deployed banned missile

2017-03-08 19:57

The US military for the first time is publicly accusing Russia of deploying a land-based cruise missile in violation of a Cold War-era nuclear arms treaty.

Trump 'unwavering' in commitment to NATO alliance: Pence

2017-02-18 16:43

US Vice President Mike Pence has said President Donald Trump would stand by the NATO transatlantic alliance and no-one should doubt his commitment.


Erdogan visits Trump amid much friction

2017-05-15 21:06

The US is pushing ahead with plans to arm Kurds fighting against ISIS in Syria over staunch objections from Turkey.

US Marines return to Afghanistan's Helmand province

2017-04-30 06:14

US Marines have returned to Afghanistan's volatile Helmand province, becoming the first to be deployed in the war-torn country since Nato forces ended their combat role.

Suspected US drone kills seven in Pakistan

2017-04-27 20:31

A suspected US drone strike on a house in a remote tribal area bordering Afghanistan has killed at least seven militants, say Pakistan security officials.

'More than 50' Afghan troops killed in attack

2017-04-21 21:08

"More than 50 Afghan soldiers have been killed" in a Taliban attack on their base near the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif.

Trump: US-Russia relations may be at 'all-time low'

2017-04-13 07:03

President Donald Trump has said US relations with Russia "may be at an all-time low" as he moved ever further away from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow.

Tillerson to attend Nato summit he originally was to skip

2017-03-25 17:00

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will attend a major Nato foreign ministers meeting after all.

Germany rejects Trump's claim it owes Nato 'vast sums'

2017-03-19 21:02

Germany has rejected President Donald Trump's claim the country owes Nato large sums for under-spending on defence.

Turkish minister to defy Dutch request not to come for rally

2017-03-10 19:06

Turkey's foreign minister says he will go the Netherlands to address Turkish citizens despite Dutch authorities' demands that he not show up for a rally there on the upcoming Turkish referendum.

US VP Pence talks of deepening ties to EU

2017-02-20 16:24

US Vice President Mike Pence says the US is finding ways to "deepen our relationship with the European Union and the European community".

Germany's Merkel to US: Uphold, strengthen multilateralism

2017-02-18 14:01

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is stressing the need to preserve and strengthen multilateral structures such as the European Union, NATO and the United Nations.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.