Two killed in terrorist attack in Algeria

2011-08-18 09:47:08

A driver of a local police chief and a road transport operator in Algeria's northern province of Tizi Ouzou were killed in an ambush.

Muslim world pledges support to Somalia

2011-08-18 09:35:19

Muslim nations pledged to contribute $350 million to support famine- hit Somalia, where some 3.2 million people are on the brink of starvation.

Libyan rebels advance in west front

2011-08-18 09:18:43

Libyan rebels have captured Sabratha, a town about 80 km west of the capital Tripoli, in the west front, a rebel spokesman said Wednesday.

Libya rebels expect victory soon

2011-08-18 08:17:01

Libya's rebels were bolstered by fresh battlefield advances, as leaders claimed the war had entered a decisive phase and could end within weeks.

China sends emergency aid to Libya

2011-08-18 07:23:47

The first batch of emergency humanitarian relief materials, sent by the Red Cross Society of China to war-torn Libya, departed from the Tianjin airport early Thursday morning.

Governors from US to reciprocate with visit

2011-08-18 07:03:59

A delegation of United States governors will visit China in October to attend a dialogue with their Chinese counterparts as part of the two nations' efforts to promote ties at the local government level.

Trust still seen as issue in China-US relations

2011-08-18 07:03:59

More than a third of the people surveyed in a China Daily poll said relations between China and the US are very volatile while more than half of them believe the biggest hurdle is a lack of mutual trust.

US steps up terror awareness ahead of 9/11 anniversary

2011-08-18 06:55:49

US Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Janet Napolitano on Wednesday announced new steps to guard against terror attacks ahead of the 9/11 anniversary next month.

Eight Turkish soldiers killed in blast

2011-08-17 16:52:39

Eight Turkish soldiers were killed in a suspected bomb explosion in Turkey's southeastern Hakkari province on Wednesday

Obama: 'lone wolf ' biggest threat

2011-08-17 15:52:02

A decade after the 9/11 attacks, a "lone wolf terrorist" like the shooter in Norway now presents a bigger risk to the United States than a large-scale operation, President Barack Obama said on Tuesday.

China input needed to rebuild Libya

2011-08-17 13:22:30

The Libyan opposition welcomes Chinese enterprises back to Libya and looks forward to China's participation in rebuilding the country.

US taking 'smart power' approach to Libya, Syria

2011-08-17 09:54:45

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Tuesday that the country is taking a "smart power" approach to dealing with Libya and Syria.