TRIPOLI: Libya’s landline phone system broke down in much of the country after unknown people damaged submarine cables in an area held by Daesh, officials said on Wednesday, in another sign of state c
JEDDAH Saudi military intercepted a Scud missile fired toward its south by Yemeni Army units allied to the Houthi militia on Wednesday, retaliating with airstrikes on Yemen territory.
BEIRUT/DAMASCUS: Daesh published photos on Tuesday purporting to show the destruction of a Roman-era temple in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, an act the UN cultural agency UNESCO has called a war
MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted the Jordanian king and the crown prince of Abu Dhabi in Moscow Tuesday to discuss the Syrian crisis and take part in a showcase of Russia’s military ind
BEIRUT: Lebanon’s Cabinet ended an acrimonious meeting on Tuesday with no solution to a trash crisis that has sparked protests and calls for the government’s resignation.
BAGHDAD: Iraq’s Parliament speaker threatened the electricity minister Tuesday with a vote of no confidence if he does not appear within four days to be quizzed over a persistent power crisis.
ANKARA: Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Tuesday called on reluctant opposition parties to join an interim government ahead of new elections, but two refused and the third, a pro-Kurdish part
PARIS: Libya’s foreign minister on Tuesday renewed a call for the lifting of an arms embargo and for international air strikes to help tackle the Daesh (Islamic State) group which threatens to create
BEIRUT: Daesh (Islamic State) militants published photos on Tuesday purporting to show the destruction of a Roman-era temple in the central Syrian city of Palmyra, an act the UN cultural agency UNESCO
SANAA, Yemen: The Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen doubled its near-daily airstrikes Monday in the central province of Marib and the adjacent border area of Jawf, in order to allow
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