JERUSALEM: Palestine will raise the stakes in a legal battle with Israel on Wednesday when it joins the International Criminal Court, but any case over alleged crimes in the occupied territories is un
The US has announced its support for Arab plans to create a unified military force to counter growing security threats in the Middle East.
The Kingdom pledged new financial aid of $60 million for Syrian refugees and also disbursement of another $90 million from the previous offers.
ISTANBUL: A website with links to a Turkish banned far-left group which has been holding a prosecutor captive in Istanbul said on its Twitter feed late on Tuesday that the hostage had been shot and in
CAIRO: Qatar returned its ambassador to Cairo on Tuesday, almost a month after recalling him in response to an Egyptian official accusing the tiny Gulf nation of supporting terrorism.
Beirut: The Islamic State group Tuesday executed at least 37 civilians, including two children, in a raid on a regime-held village in Hama province of central Syria, a monitor said.
BAGHDAD: Iraqi troops aided by Shiite paramilitaries and Sunni tribal fighters have reached the center of Tikrit after securing the Sunni city’s southern and western sections from Islamic State milita
KUWAIT: The United States pledged $507 million toward addressing the humanitarian crisis in Syria, US ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power told an international summit in Kuwait on Tuesday.
KUWAIT CITY: A UN envoy warned Monday of a “horrifying” humanitarian situation brewing in Syria as non-governmental organisations pledged more than $480 million for refugees on the eve of a major dono
TEHRAN: Two Iranian Revolutionary Guardsmen were killed by a US drone in the Iraqi city of Tikrit, Iranian state media said Monday, in a report that was denied by the Pentagon.
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