JERUSALEM: The name of a Palestinian teen burned alive by his Jewish kidnappers has been removed from a memorial to victims of terror attacks, an Israeli official said Wednesday, after family objectio
CAIRO: Military leaders of Arab States met in the Egyptian capital on Wednesday to discuss the creation of a joint force to deal with regional crises and combat terrorism.
GAZA: Palestinian Cabinet ministers from the occupied West Bank cut short a visit to Gaza on Monday over disputes between the Western-backed Fatah movement and Hamas which dominates the territory, off
BAGHDAD: Iraq security forces recaptured areas lost earlier to the Islamic State group in and around the battleground city of Ramadi, security officials said on Tuesday.
CAIRO: Mortar fire killed two five-year-old boys Monday in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, officials said, hours after a bomb killed three soldiers in the area where troops are fighting an insurgency.
BAGHDAD: The body of a man believed to be Ezzat Al-Douri, top aide to Iraq’s executed president Saddam Hussein, has been handed over to the Iraqi government by a Shiite militia, live video from the sc
CAIRO: An Egyptian criminal court on Tuesday sentenced ousted Islamist President Muhammad Mursi to 20 years in prison over the killing of protesters in 2012, the first verdict to be issued against the
BEIRUT: Lebanon on Monday received the first French weapons in a $3 billion Saudi-funded program intended to bolster its army to take on militant threats, particularly along its border with Syria.
CAIRO: An Egyptian criminal court on Monday sentenced 22 people to death after convicting them of storming a police station outside Cairo and killing an officer on July 3, 2013 — the day President Muh
TEHRAN: The detained Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian faces trial for espionage and three other charges including “collaboration with hostile governments,” his lawyer told AFP on Monday.
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