Syrian group confirms Baghdadi’s demise

This Syria-based observer on civil liberties revealed last week to reporters on how they possess "affirmed data" about a preeminent pioneer for Islamic States’...

Suicide bomber kills dozens in Yemen

An army base in southern Yemen was the target of a suicide bomber a few hours ago. The attack, which was intended to hit...

Assad forces advance, and Allepo is in danger of being completely destroyed. The international...

As Syrian government forces and their allies close in rebel-held areas of the now semi destroyed city, heavy bombardments continue. The civilian areas are...

100th anniversary of Kut al-Amara Ottoman victory marked

By Haydar Hadi KUT, Iraq The 100th anniversary of the Kut al-Amara victory against the British was commemorated Friday at the Ottoman Turkish Martyrs cemetery...

UN warns of ‘lethal escalation’ in Syria

The UN human rights chief said Friday that civilian deaths and injuries, after bombings of marketplaces and hospitals in Syria, revealed a "monstrous disregard...

TASS: US, Russia agree on 72-hour cease-fire in Syria

Russia and the U.S. have agreed on a 72-hour cease-fire in Syria’s Mediterranean province of Latakia starting on Saturday, April 30, the head of...

Attack on MSF hospital not ‘war crime’, Pentagon says

A deadly U.S. airstrike on a Doctors Without Borders (MSF) hospital in Afghanistan last year was unintentional and does not amount to a "war...

Roadside bomb kills three soldiers in Egypt’s Sinai

Three soldiers were killed and eight others injured on Wednesday by a roadside bomb in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, according to the Interior Ministry. In...

Ukraine increases electricity exports by %30 in 1Q16

Ukraine increased its electricity exports by 30.4 percent in the first quarter of 2016, compared to the same period in 2015, according to Ukrainian...

Obama reassures Gulf allies on Iran

U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday reassured the Gulf states that his country will remain vigilant against Iran’s “destabilizing activities” in the Middle East. “We recognized,...

UN: Syrian regime’s blocking of supplies ‘unacceptable’

The Syrian regime has still not been giving permission to aid agencies to deliver medical and surgical supplies in certain areas, a situation that...

Erdogan: Iran, Turkey should work together

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hold a joint news conference ANKARA – Turkey and Iran should lead the way to ending...

KRG faces economic crisis amid Daesh war: official

Kurdish region needs $100M monthly to deal with budgetary deficit, deputy prime minister says By Kasim Ileri WASHINGTON – The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) needs budgetary...

Russian helicopter crashes in Syria

No reason is given for the crash, which killed 2 pilots, and Russia's Defense Ministry doesn't say copter was downed MOSCOW - A Russian...

UN airdrop delivers aid to besieged Syrian city

Deir ez-Zor in eastern Syria under seige from Daesh, residents starving, UN By Fatih Erel GENEVA - The UN has carried out its first successful...

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