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Somali Government expresses sorrow over the powerful earquake in Turkey

Mogadishu(SONNA)-The Federal Republic of Somalia expressed its sincere condolences to the brotherly government and people of Türkiye after a powerful earthquake struck the Pazarcik...

Update Turkey-Syria earthquake kills Over 1,300 as rescue continues

A magnitude 7.8 earthquake has knocked down multiple buildings in southeast Turkey and northern Syria At least 912 deaths were reported in Turkey, while people died in Syria...

More than 200 die in a 7.4 earthquake jolted in Syria

SONNA - Health Ministry of Syria:  Death toll due to the earthquake has increased to 237 deaths and 639 injuries, mostly in Lattakia, Aleppo, Hama and Tartous. Dozens of buildin...

Major earthquake strikes Turkey, Syria; about 200 dead, many trapped

A major earthquake of magnitude 7.9 struck central Turkey and northwest Syria on Monday, killing about 200 people as buildings collapsed across the snowy region, and triggering a s...

A 7.4 magnitude earthquake hits southern Turkey

SONNA - A 7.4 magnitude earthquake that jolted southern Türkiye on Monday was also felt in several countries. The earthquake was felt in Syria's Idlib, Aleppo, Hama, Latakia, an...

Former Pakistani President dies at the age of 79

SONNA - Pakistan’s former president Pervez Musharraf has died after a prolonged illness at a hospital in Dubai, military sources confirmed to Al Jazeera on Sunday. He was 79. Mush...

Brutal cold seizes northeast U.S., shattering record lows

SONNA - A dangerous combination of record-setting cold temperatures and powerful winds buffeted the northeastern United States on Saturday, creating life-threatening conditions and...

Kenya to reopen its border with Somalia soon

Nairobi (SONNA) — Plans for the reopening of the Kenya-Somalia border in Mandera are nearing conclusion, with the renovation of the Customs Border Control Point set to begin soon. ...

Regional heads call for immediate cease-fire by all parties in Congo

NAIROBI, Kenya (SONNA) — Regional heads of state have called for an immediate cease-fire by all parties in eastern Congo, where tensions have grown amid talk of war as Congo and ne...

Raging wildfires claim at least 22 lives amid scorching heat wave

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chile extended an emergency declaration to yet another region on Saturday as firefighters struggled to control dozens of raging wildfires that have claimed a...

Dmitry Medvedev Issues Warnings on Russian Response to US Arms Delivery to Ukrai...

MOSCOW, (SONNA) - Deputy head of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev said on Saturday that Russia may pick up any kinds of weapons to thwart threats to its security. De...

8 dead 42 survivors rescued in the central Mediterranean off the island of Lampe...

MILAN (SONNA) — The bodies of eight migrants have been recovered by Italy’s coast guard during an operation overnight that also rescued 42 survivors in the central Mediterranean of...