Two suspects arrested for planning to attack French president: media PARIS. KAZINFORM - Two men close to the ultra-right were indicted for «terrorist criminal conspiracy» and placed in pre-trial detention, as part of the investigation of a bombing project against French President Emmanuel Macron, reported Franceinfo, a French domestic rolling news channel, on Saturday.
Chileans to vote on new constitution after weeks of unrest SANTIAGO. KAZINFORM - An agreement reached between Chilean government officials and the opposition to hold a referendum on a new constitution aims to bring an end to weeks of unrest and opens up a path to bring about a new social model in the country.
Moon, Abe hold 11-minute separate 'conversation' in Bangkok BANGKOK. KAZINFORM South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed Monday to resolve a trade fight and other pending issues between the two sides through dialogue, Cheong Wa Dae said, as the leaders had their first official one-on-one «conversation» in more than a year.
Kyrgyz parliament’s decision to strip Atambayev of status of ex-president is found legal BISHKEK. KAZINFORM - The decision taken by Kyrgyzstan’s parliament to deprive former head of state Almazbek Atambayev of the status of ex-president is legal. This decision was taken on Thursday during a session of the Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court of the republic, the chamber’s administration told TASS.
EU, London reach Brexit deal BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM EU and British negotiators have been engaged in two-day intensive talks and have reached an agreement, which will unlock the way to Brexit by particularly settling the issue of the Northern Irish border, President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said via Twitter on Thursday.
S. Korea, U.S. likely to hold 2nd round of defense cost-sharing talks next week SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea and the United States are likely to hold a new round of defense cost-sharing talks next week, diplomatic sources said Tuesday, in what would be the first meeting since a former financial technocrat took over as Seoul's chief negotiator.