20 Houthis reportedly killed in ambush in Yemen’s Ad Dali

Vigilante groups loyal to Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi have killed 20 Shiite Houthi militants in an ambush in the southern province of...

Five killed in Sanaa mosque attack

Daesh claims responsibility for attack in statement shared on Twitter SANAA, Yemen – Five people were killed and scores were injured late Tuesday in a...
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Syrian opposition ‘kills 25 Hezbollah militants’

Rebels claim to have also seized 10 Hezbollah fighters. DAMASCUS – Syrian opposition forces are claiming to have killed 25 Hezbollah militants and captured 10...

UPDATE 3 – Anadolu Agency journalist killed in Syria suicide bombing

Saleh Mahmoud Laila killed Thursday near Aleppo ALEPPO, Syria - Anadolu Agency photojournalist Saleh Mahmoud Laila was killed in a suicide car bomb attack in...

Bangladesh: leader on death row ponders pardon appeal

Bangladeshi politician sentenced to death for alleged war crimes to consider seeking presidential pardon. DHAKA, Bangladesh – A Bangladeshi political leader, sentenced to death for...

At least 28 killed in Iraq prison escape

Prisoners sieze control of Khalis prison, kill eight guards DIYALA, Iraq – At least 28 people were killed in a prison break in Iraq’s eastern...

Tehran leaves door open for US oil companies

Iran introduces new oil contract model TEHRAN - Iran's oil industry is open to U.S.-based companies, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zangeneh said in a press conference Saturday. Iran is not against...

Saudi women allowed to vote, run for elections for first time

Women were previously not allowed to run for municipal elections or cast their votes, but reforms introduced in 2014 changed that RIYADH, Saudi Arabia –...

Israeli forces kill 3 Palestinians on Friday

Number of slain Palestinians by Israeli forces since Oct. 1 rises to 129 JERUSALEM – Three Palestinians were killed by Israeli forces in the occupied...

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...

UPDATE – Syria: 10 civilians killed in regime barrel bomb attacks

Scores of victims still stuck under collapsed buildings *UPDATES DEATH TOLL FROM 4 to 10 ALEPPO, Syria – At least 10 civilians were killed and many...

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...

Regime barrel bomb attack leaves 13 dead in Syria

Syrian army helicopter drops barrel bomb on Deraa city DERAA, Syria – Thirteen people were killed and dozens were injured Saturday in an Assad regime barrel...

Yemen: 858 civilians in Aden killed in 102 days of clashes

Aden has been witnessing fierce battles for past three months between Houthi militia and Popular Resistance Committees ADEN, Yemen – At least 585 Yemeni civilians...

Airstrikes kill 47 people in northern Syria

At least 47 people have been killed in two separate alleged Bashar al-Assad regime airstrikes in the northern Syrian province of Idlib. IDLIB, Syria –...

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