China backs Mugabe, says West has treated Zim unfairly

2016-03-03 14:28

China has claimed that the West is treating Zimbabwe unfairly, as the US extends sanctions against the southern African country for yet another year, a report says.

UK's Blair: 2003 Iraq invasion played role in ISIS rise

2015-10-25 19:25

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has acknowledged the 2003 invasion of Iraq played a part in the rise of the Islamic State militant group, and has apologised for some mistakes in planning the war.

Hamas leader says talks with Israel 'seem positive'

2015-08-21 11:57

The leader of the militant Hamas movement, Khaled Meshaal, says there are talks ongoing with Israel to reach a truce, though there is no agreement to date, according to the al-Araby al-Jadeed newspaper.

British ex-PM Blair quits as Middle East envoy

2015-05-27 17:36

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has resigned as envoy of the Middle East Quartet diplomatic group after eight years in the job, his office says.

Blair: UK's Labour must reclaim centre ground

2015-05-10 14:18

Britain's Labour Party must return to the political centre ground if it is to rebuild support after suffering a crushing defeat, says former Labour prime minister Tony Blair.

UK's betrayal led to Zim's land grabs – London mayor

2015-02-24 09:54

London mayor Boris Johnson, who is also reportedly tipped to be the next Conservative Party leader, has openly admitted that Britain played a “shameful” role in Zimbabwe’s economic woes.

Head of UK's Iraq war inquiry defends report delay

2015-02-04 17:06

Long delays in the publication of Britain's official inquiry into the Iraq war were unavoidable due to its complexity, the head of the inquiry has told a parliamentary committee.

Blair apologises for error that saw Irish bomb suspect walk

2015-01-14 05:00

Former British prime minister Tony Blair has apologised that a letter that informed Irish militants that they were no longer wanted by police was wrongly sent to a man wanted over a bombing.

UK terror suspect had Blair's address

2014-10-14 16:10

A man on trial in London for terrorism had the address of a property owned by former British prime minister Tony Blair in his car when he was stopped, a prosecutor says.

Former British PM Tony Blair named "gay icon"

2014-09-26 09:35

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has been named one of the top "gay icons" of the last thirty years in recognition of his work for gay rights.


Blair launches private peace mission

2015-11-13 16:58

The former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has launched a private initiative to promote Mideast peace and says his network of contacts will help him.

Blair concedes link between Iraq invasion and rise of ISIS

2015-10-25 14:05

Britain’s ex-leader has again apologised for certain aspects of the 2003 invasion of Iraq, adding there were “elements of truth” to the view it was connected to the rise of the ISIS group.

Tony Blair takes new role in fighting anti-Semitism

2015-06-04 15:14

Britain's former prime minister, Tony Blair is taking a new role in combatting anti-Semitism in Europe after stepping down as the international community's Mideast envoy.

New UK govt 'won't compensate evicted Zim white farmers'

2015-05-18 13:15

Britain has reportedly maintained its position that it won’t compensate white farmers who were evicted from their farms during Zimbabwe’s controversial land reform programme in 2000.

We didn’t send away whites, Mugabe says

2015-04-09 12:17

President Robert Mugabe has shown no regrets about his country’s controversial land reform programme as he made it clear during a press conference in SA that he aimed for equality amongst his people.

Beware of politicised unions, says Tony Blair

2015-02-10 15:50

The mining industry needs to address broader social issues of the communities in which they mined, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair told the Mining Indaba.

Blair pressured over high-paid consultancies

2015-01-20 20:43

A UK lawmaker has launched a campaign to force former prime minister Tony Blair to reveal the sources of his income after reports of the former leader working for Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan.

Ex-Libyan leader allowed to sue UK over torture

2014-10-30 18:46

A former Libyan commander has won the right to sue the UK for damages over the years of torture he suffered at the hands of Muammar Gaddafi's henchmen after being handed to Libya by UK and US spies.

Blair should have testified at arms inquiry - critic

2014-10-06 20:04

Former British prime minister Tony Blair should have been summoned to testify at the Seriti Commission of Inquiry, arms deal critic Terry Crawford-Browne says.

Egypt mediates talks between Israel, Palestine

2014-08-06 12:17

Egyptian officials mediating talks for a durable truce in Gaza have met an Israel delegation during the night and were to relay their demands to Palestinian representatives.

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