JERUSALEM: Any future attacks on Jerusalem will be met with the “harshest response” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday after a deadly Palestinian car attack killed a baby.
WASHINGTON: US military forces again focused air strikes on the area near the Syrian city of Kobani in their campaign to turn back Islamic State forces and also hit oil facilities held by the militant
JUBA: A group of South Sudanese women peace activists has suggested that men in the civil war-torn country be denied sex until they stop fighting.
OUED ELLIL, Tunisia: A Tunisian policeman was killed and another wounded on Thursday when security forces clashed with militants on the outskirts of Tunis, three days before parliamentary elections wh
ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday criticized as “wrong” the airdrops of ammunition and weapons by US planes to Kurdish fighters battling militants in the Syrian town of Koban
CAIRO: A bomb exploded outside Egypt’s largest and most prominent university in the country’s capital on Wednesday, wounding 10 people, including six policemen, the Interior Ministry said.
BAGHDAD: Classes started a month behind schedule Wednesday in many areas of Iraq because some schools are crowded with families seeking refuge from violence elsewhere in the country.
JERUSALEM: Attackers on Egypt’s Sinai peninsula opened fire on Israeli soldiers across the border on Wednesday, wounding two, the Israeli military said.
SANAA: Al-Qaeda militants and Shiite rebels have fought a bloody battle in central Yemen, tribal sources said on Wednesday, amid fears of worsening sectarian tension in the impoverished Arabian countr
BAGHDAD: Iraqi army tanks and armored vehicles on Wednesday fought off an advance by Islamic State militants on the town of Amiriya Fallujah, west of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, army sources said, part
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