The former deputy director-general at state-lender Halkbank was sentenced to 32 months in prison for violating US sanctions on Iran. Ankara has repeatedly criticised his conviction, calling it "politically motivated."
Critics have bemoaned the slow progress made by an investigative team of the UN Security Council but the agency outlined solid gains made in recent months.
Jeffrey Epstein, a well-connected financier whose friends have included President Donald Trump, former president Bill Clinton, and Prince Andrew, was convicted previously of paying young girls for sexual massages.
He was world-famous for his figures with the thick bulbous noses: The Argentine draughtsman Mordillo died at the age of 86 on Spanish island Majorca. In the 1970s he was regarded as one of the most frequently published draughtsmen.
Current tensions within NATO need to be overcome in order to deal with the looming threat of climate insecurity
Human Rights Watch says the Syrian regime has developed a policy and legal framework to divert "reconstruction resources to fund its atrocities, punish those perceived as opponents and benefit those loyal to it."
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is serving a federal prison sentence of seven-and-a-half years for tax fraud, misleading the US government about foreign lobbying and encouraging witnesses to lie.
The biggest US political debate since the 2016 presidential campaign is occurring over two nights in Miami, climaxing with former vice president Joe Biden squaring off against nine challengers, including number two candidate Bernie Sanders.
The US-India relationship is not mutually beneficial as India seems to be making all the concessions while the US disregards India's interests.
US-Iran tensions have led some to speculate that a weakened Iran could mean good news for those who want Iran out of Syria but the fact is that every stakeholder is a counter-revolutionary force.
Most migrants have much more deeply-rooted reasons to leave everything behind and walk towards the unknown.
The veteran British band opened its No Filter tour in Chicago at the city's 61,500 seat Soldier Field stadium, after delaying the 17-date US and Canada tour to allow for Jagger's medical treatment.
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