Smoke billow from the Syrian town of Kobane, as seen from the Turkish side of the border in Suruc in Sanliurfa province on Thursday. (AFP PHOTO)
In this still image taken from video captured on a CCTV camera, made available Thursday, June 25, 2015, an explosion is captured by a camera on the Turkish side of the border, in the Kurdish town of Kobani, Syria. Islamic State militants staged a new attack on the Kurdish town of Kobani, which famously resisted a months-long assault by the Islamic militants. The attack involved a suicide car bombing that wounded scores. (AP Photo)
Turkish Kurds gather in Suruc in Sanliurfa province on the Turkish-Syrian border to show support for the people of the Syrian town of Kobane on Thursday. (AFP PHOTO)
CAIRO: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi traveled to the troubled northern part of the Sinai Peninsula to inspect troops on Saturday, after Daesh-linked militants struck a deadly blow against t
GENEVA: The United Nations called on Israel and the Palestinians on Friday to prosecute alleged war crimes committed in the 2014 Gaza war and to cooperate with the International Criminal Court’s preli
KUWAIT CITY: Kuwait deployed unprecedented security measures around mosques for Friday prayers following last week’s deadly bombing, as the emir attended a rare Shiite-Sunni joint ceremony in a show o
TUNIS: Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid told the BBC on Friday that police took too long to react to last week’s terrorist attack that killed 38 people, mostly Britons.
BEIRUT: A new fighter alliance, including Al-Qaeda’s Syrian affiliate, was locked in a fierce battle Friday to seize government-held areas of Aleppo, the divided former economic capital.
VIENNA: A year and half of nuclear talks between Iran and major powers were creeping toward the finish line as negotiators wrestled with sticking points including questions about Tehran’s past atomic
TUNIS, Tunisia: Flags have been lowered to half-staff at Buckingham Palace and UK government buildings as Britain and Tunisia honor the 38 victims of an extremist’s rampage at a Tunisian beach resort.
MANAMA: Security has been tightened across Bahrain after flyers featuring the Daesh flag were found near a Shiite mosque this week.
ISMAILIA: Egypt launched airstrikes on extremist militant targets in the Sinai peninsula on Thursday, killing 23 militants a day after the deadliest clashes in the region in years, security sources sa
VIENNA: Iran has met a key commitment under a preliminary nuclear deal setting up the current talks on a final agreement, leaving it with several tons less of the material it could use to make weapons
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