OTTAWA, Feb 18 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) -- A group of 25 Canadian school students from Quebec and three chaperones were able to leave Haiti on Sunday, where they had been stuck due to violent anti-government protests.
GAZA CITY, Feb 18 (Bernama) -- Israeli army Sunday overnight shelled two surveillance towers affiliated with the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas, in the northern Gaza Strip, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting eye witnesses.
SEOUL, Feb 18 (Bernama) -- An American expert called for a different yardstick to measure the success of next week's summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, insisting that the US policy objective is not denuclearisation but peace on the Korean Peninsula, Yonhap news agency reported, quoting Fox News website.
TEHRAN, Feb 18 (Bernama) -- Iran's latest indigenous submarine equipped with cruise missiles joined the country's naval fleet on Sunday, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).
RIYADH, Feb 18 (Bernama) -- Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud on Sunday signed with Pakistan eight agreements worth US$20 billion, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting Al Arabiya TV.
TRIPOLI, Feb 18 (Bernama) -- Libyan security on Sunday freed 14 Tunisian workers kidnapped by gunmen a few days ago in the western city of Zawiya, some 45 km west of the capital Tripoli.
NEW YORK, Feb 18 (Bernama) -- Yemen's warring parties have agreed on the first phase of troop withdrawal from the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah, said the United Nations (UN) on Sunday.