EU says it fully stands behind the Turkish government

Following a coup attempt in Turkey, European Union member states on Saturday said they were fully behind the "democratically elected government" of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and called for a...

Germany and Russia to push Minsk peace deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev are determined to implement the terms of the Minsk peace agreement for eastern Ukraine swiftly, Merkel said after talks...

Abe tells China to respect international order amid islands row

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told Chinese Premier Li Keqiang that rule-based international order must be respected in talks on the sidelines of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Friday. 

Croatian president says Asia and Europe need trust and stability

Asia and Europe need trust and stability to continue to prosper and grow, said Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic who, at the invitation of Mongolian President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj, is...

World leaders at Asia-Europe Meeting condemn attack in France

The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in the Mongolian capital began with a moment's silence Friday following the attacks in Nice.