Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday resigned from his post, hours after the country's Supreme Court disqualified him over corruption claims against his family.
As a part of the EU presidency programme Estonia is organizing a strategic level table-top exercise EU CYBRID 2017 on cyber defence for the EU Ministers of Defence in Tallinn.
Qatar's foreign minister on Thursday accused Gulf neighbours and Egypt of "stubbornness" in their ongoing diplomatic dispute and said the United Nations should step in to help resolve the crisis.
The US Department of Defense and Department of State have submitted a joint report to the Congress, in which it has reiterated the support by the United States towards the inclusion of India in the elite Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
Britain plans to send a warship to the disputed South China Sea next year to conduct freedom of navigation exercises, Defence Minister Michael Fallon said on Thursday, a move likely to anger Beijing.
Pakistan's Supreme Court was set to announce a new judgement Friday that could topple Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who is embroiled in a long-running corruption case that has gripped the country.
Japan's hawkish defence minister on Friday said she had resigned over a long-brewing scandal involving the handling of military documents, in a political blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.