TURMOIL: Protesters help a wounded comrade during clashes with Egyptian police following a demonstration in Cairo. (AFP)
BAGHDAD: Shelling in Iraq’s city of Fallujah, held by anti-government fighters for more than two months, and a shooting targeting a local official killed eight people Friday, police and doctors said
ANKARA: Turkey’s embattled prime minister has warned that his government could ban popular social media networks YouTube and Facebook after a number of online leaks added momentum to a spiralling co
ANKARA: Turkey's embattled prime minister has warned that his government could ban popular social media networks YouTube and Facebook after a raft of online leaks added momentum to a spiraling corrupt
CAIRO: More than 40 women on their way to Gaza as part of a delegation for World Women’s Day are staging a sit-in inside the Cairo International Airport after being refused entry into the country si
GAZA: President Mahmoud Abbas has halted salary payments to scores of security men loyal to a rival Palestinian politician, deepening disarray within their US-backed Fatah faction, officials said on T
TRIPOLI: Niger has turned over to Tripoli a son of Libya’s late dictator Moammar Qaddafi after he fled across the desert during the 2011 uprising that ended his father’s four-decade rule.
WASHINGTON: The US State Department says it has imposed restrictions on the travel of Syria’s ambassador to the United Nations.
Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain recalled their ambassadors from Qatar effective Wednesday because the country had threatened the “stability and security” of the region.
GENEVA: Chemical weapons used in two incidents in Syria last year appear to come from the stockpiles of the Syrian military, UN human rights investigators said on Wednesday in a report that went beyon
JERUSALEM: Israeli naval forces on Wednesday seized a ship laden with rockets allegedly bound for militants in the Gaza Strip, and officials accused Iran of orchestrating the delivery in an elaborate
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