Saudi Arabia has pledged $500 million to help rebuild Gaza, Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Al-Hamdallah said on Thursday, with the full cost of post-war reconstruction expected to be around $4 billio
SANAA: International airlines have suspended flights to Yemen's main airport for 24 hours due to weeks of clashes near the capital, authorities said.
WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday accused Syrian President Bashar Assad of breaking the terms of a global pact on chemical weapons by unleashing chlorine gas this year.
SANAA: Armed Shiite rebels pushed into Yemen’s capital Sanaa after clashing with the army in the city’s northwest outskirts on Thursday, security sources and residents said, in an escalation of weeks
BAGHDAD: Iraq’s prime minister strongly rejected the idea of the US or other nations sending ground forces to his country to help fight the Islamic State group, saying Wednesday that foreign troops ar
BENGHAZI: Libya’s Parliament rejected Prime Minister Abdullah Al-Thani’s proposed 18-member Cabinet Thursday, calling for a slimline “crisis” team of not more than 10 ministers, a deputy said.
WASHINGTON: Support for Islamic State increased after US airstrikes began in Iraq and the militant group may take more hostages to try to force concessions from Washington, the FBI director told Congr
BERLIN: Qatar’s emir said in Germany on Wednesday that his state does not back “terrorist organizations,” and Chancellor Angela Merkel said she had no reason to doubt him.
Yemen’s democratic transition is back on track, but the country faces “serious security challenges,” said Yemeni Foreign Minister Jamal Al-Sallal on Wednesday.
MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE: Florida: President Barack Obama vowed on Wednesday the United States will not fight another ground war in Iraq, seeking to reassure Americans about the level of US involvement
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