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)
TUNIS: Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi on Saturday declared a state of emergency following last week’s militant's beach massacre in which 38 foreign tourists were killed, his office said.
LONDON: A family of 12 from Luton who were feared to have joined Daesh has released a statement to say they are now in Syria — and urged other Muslims to do the same, Daily Mail reported.
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BEIRUT: The Syrian Army and Lebanese group Hezbollah said they had launched a major ground and air assault on the fighter-held Syrian city of Zabadani on Saturday and were closing in on the insurgents
BEIRUT, Lebanon: The Daesh group on Saturday released a video showing several dozen Syrian government soldiers being executed by teenagers in the ancient amphitheater in the city of Palmyra.
CAIRO: President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, wearing battle dress for the first time in over a year, said Saturday that Egypt had foiled an attempt by the Daesh (Arabic acronym for Islamic State) group to
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.
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