A suspected Yemeni Al-Qaeda militant raises an Islamist banner during a court hearing in state security court in Sanaa, Yemen, in this April 23, 2013 file photo. A power struggle between two Al-Qaeda factions in Yemen has reportedly resulted in seven militants dead and nine wounded. (AP file photo)
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: The ruler of Dubai says authorities hope to privatize some government services in the oil-rich country.
SANAA, Yemen: Al-Qaeda militants battled each other on Monday in a southern Yemeni city controlled by the group, in what appeared to be an internal power struggle that erupted after a senior militant
JERUSALEM: A man who stabbed and lightly wounded an Israeli soldier on Sunday in the southern city of Ashkelon before being shot was a Sudanese national who has since died of his wounds, police said.<
KILIS: Turkey has reached the end of its “capacity to absorb” refugees but will continue to take them in, the deputy premier said Sunday, as his country faced mounting pressure to open its border to t
ROME: A second autopsy on the body of an Italian found slain in Egypt reveals that the doctoral student suffered “inhuman, animal-like” violence, Italy’s interior minister said Sunday as he pressed Eg
BENGHAZI: An airstrike hit a hospital in Derna in eastern Libya on Sunday, killing four people including a woman and her child and two anti-government fighters, a doctor said.
ANKARA, Turkey: Turkey’s president has lashed out at the United States a week after a President Barack Obama’s envoy visited a northern Syrian town that is under the control of Syrian Kurdish forces,
ABU DHABI: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) said on Sunday it is ready to send ground troops to Syria as part of an international coalition to fight Daesh militants.
JERUSALEM: The Islamic authority that oversees a sensitive Jerusalem holy site says it opposes a new prayer area for non-Orthodox Jews at the adjacent Western Wall.
BRUSSELS, Belgium: The European Union on Saturday called on Israel to halt the demolition of Palestinian housing, some of which was EU-funded, and reiterated its opposition to expanding Israeli settle
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