KUWAIT - Kuwait condemned and denounced the burning of a copy of the Quran, Muslims' Holy Book, and the Turkish flag by a group of extremists in the Danish capital Copenhagen.

RAMALLAH - A group of Israeli military forces stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque, Muslims' third holiest place of worship, and forcibly expelled Muslim worshippers. 3085830 KUWAIT - Kuwait's Environment Public Authority (EPA) joined in observing the World Earth Hour.

TEHRAN - Iran warned the United States of America against attacking its military bases in Syria threatening to retaliate immediately for any such offensives.

ISTANBUL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his country took a crucial step last week by starting work on development of a road extending from Basra in South Iraq to his country.

BAGHDAD - The Iraqi Ministry of Oil said it plans to discuss new mechanisms to export oil through Turkish Ceyhan oil hub after the country won a lawsuit against Turkiye.

BRUSSELS - President of the European Council Charles Michel urged Armenia and Azerbaijan to look for compromise solutions and to avoid risks of escalating tensions. (end) ibi