France to Host International Conference on Iraq

France will host an international conference on Iraq next week and President Francois Hollande will visit the country on Friday, a statement from the French presidency said.

"With the agreement of the Iraqi authorities, the president has confirmed that an international conference on the peace and security of Iraq will take place in Paris on September 15," the statement read.

Erdoğan discusses wiretapping, Islamic State threat with Obama

The presidents of NATO allies Turkey and the United States have agreed on a joint roadmap concerning “the parallel structure” which is subject to a widening inquiry into the alleged wiretapping of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, while discussing the threat posed by ISIL militants during NATO talks in Wales.

President Basescu comments after Newport Summit: Black Sea to become NATO lake

AGERPRES correspondent Florentina Peia reports: Following the two days of the NATO summit in Newport, Wales, Romanian President Traian Basescu announced that Romania will host a regional command of the Alliance.

Following are some other comments he made to the media on Friday night.