Gulf officials pay undeclared visit to Saudi Arabia

King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia on Saturday met in Riyadh with a host of officials from the United Arab Emirates; Qatar; Bahrain,...

Senior Dawn of Libya commander killed in Tripoli

A senior commander of the Tripoli-backed Dawn of Libya Islamist militia was killed southwestern the Libyan capital, the media office of the militia said...

Iran president: ‘Significant progress’ in nuclear talks

'It is time to make hard decisions. We want the right deal,' says U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the P5+1 group...

Yemen’s Hadi denies Aden secession

Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi said Saturday that he had moved to the southern city of Aden to make it a temporary capital,...

Turkey reiterates support for Palestine

Deputy Minister Arinc urges international community to act to bring peace to Jerusalem, 'capital of call humanity.' Turkey continues to stand in solidarity with the...

UN envoy denounces Friday attacks in Libya’s Tripoli

United Nations (UN) Special Envoy to Libya Bernardino Leon denounced on Saturday a string of airstrikes against Libyan capital Tripoli on Friday. Leon said actions...

Libya’s rivals maintain fight as Morocco hosts dialogue

Troops backed by Libya's Tobruk-based parliament and government on Saturday launched aerial strikes against Mitiga airport in capital Tripoli along with a military site...

Libya’s rivals maintain fight as Morocco hosts dialogue

Troops backed by Libya's Tobruk-based parliament and government on Saturday launched aerial strikes against Mitiga airport in capital Tripoli along with a military site...

Syria’s Newroz attack death toll rises to 37

Kurdish Regional Government in northern Iraq condemned attack on Saturday via its official website. At least 37 people were killed Friday in a suicide attack...

10 killed in Somalia clan fighting

At least 10 people have been killed and several others injured in renewed clan fighting in central Somalia, a government official said Saturday. "The two clan...

12 killed in Egypt bus accident

At least 12 people were killed when their bus plunged into a canal west of Egyptian capital Cairo. "So far, 12 passengers were killed and...

Soldier injured in S. Yemen blast

A soldier was seriously injured in a bomb blast Saturday in Yemen's southern Hadhramaut province, eyewitnesses have said. "An explosive device exploded at a military...

Houthis fire on protesters in Yemen’s Taizz

Shiite Houthi militants on Saturday opened fire to disperse an anti-Houthi protest in Yemen's central city of Taizz, eyewitnesses have said. Houthi militants sporting both...

Afghanistan welcomes in spring with Newroz celebrations

For the first time in more than a decade Afghan forces, rather than foreign forces, guarded the annual Newroz celebration By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan...