Second online anti-Daesh center may open in Malaysia

Sawab centers aims to use direct online engagement to quickly counter terrorist propaganda WASHINGTON – The U.S. may join to establish another online center to...

Gaza union urges Egypt to release detained fishermen

The workers' union in the Gaza Strip called on Sunday on Egyptian authorities to release nine fishermen allegedly detained two days ago by Egyptian...

Oman’s Sultan Qaboos returns home from Germany

The Sultan of Oman, Qaboos bin Said, returned to his country on Monday following an eight-month stay in Germany where he received medical treatment,...

Hacking group declares war on Daesh

Hackers announce wide-ranging campaign against terrorist group By Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO – Global hacking collective Anonymous on Monday declared a “cyber-war” on Daesh, following deadly...

UPDATE 2 – Pakistan: diplomats killed in helicopter crash

Ambassadors of Norway and Philippines killed as helicopter carrying diplomats crashes in Pakistan KARACHI, Pakistan  - At least two foreign ambassadors were among eight people killed in a helicopter...

Iraq: Daesh takes control of Anbar’s Ramadi city

Daesh militants are now in full control after local police and Iraqi army forces withdrew from the city, local sources tell Anadolu Agency. ANBAR, Iraq...

UPDATE – 4 killed in mosque bombing in Saudi Arabia

The attack was swiftly claimed by the Daesh militant group ADDS STATE DEPARTMENT COMMENTS RIYADH – Four people were killed in a bomb blast Friday outside...

Egypt court sets May 30 to rule on Turkey ‘terror’ case

The lawsuits were filed by lawyer Samir Sabri, who has filed a string of lawsuits against ousted President Mohamed Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood and Qatar's...

More than 10,000 Daesh killed in airstrikes: US official

US Deputy Secretary of State Blinken has claimed the coalition airstrikes have made 'significant' progress in the fight against Daesh PARIS - More than 10,000...

Rains, floods kill over 200 in northern Pakistan

Hundreds of buildings damaged or destroyed after days of torrential rainfall By Aamir Latif KARACHI, Pakistan - Rescue workers in northwestern Pakistan dug through debris and...

North Waziristan: ‘Militants’ killed in clashes

Deaths come as security forces resist attack on check point, according to officials. KARACHI, Pakistan - Five suspected militants have been killed in a clash with security...

Indian parliament passes historic Bangladesh land deal

Agreement will ensure exchange of several territorial enclaves between the two countries in accordance with agreement of 1974. MUMBAI, India - The Indian parliament passed Thursday a...
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UPDATE – 4 killed, scores injured by Afghanistan truck bomb

– Bomb targets provincial government HQ in country's southern Zabul province By Zabihullah Tamanna KABUL, Afghanistan – The Taliban has claimed responsibility for a truck bombing...

Iraqi FM calls for dialogue to resolve row with Turkey

Ibrahim al-Jaafari calls for dialogue while warning 'Iraq's sovereignty is red line' BAGHDAD, Iraq - Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari on Sunday stressed his country’s...
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22 people killed in bus crash in Indian-held Kashmir

Bus veered off road and into gorge, killing at least 22 people in Indian-held Kashmir. SRINAGAR, Indian-held Kashmir – At least 22 people died and...

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