CAIRO: Young Egyptians are once again organizing on social media and taking to the streets of Cairo by the hundreds every Friday, not to protest injustice or clash with police, but to enjoy long runs
TEHRAN: Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop discussed the conflict in Iraq with her Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday.
AMMAN: The UN launched an urgent appeal Friday for $274 million to provide assistance to the millions of people affected by the Yemen war.
KIRKUK: Iraq will test the body of a man killed in clashes with pro-government forces who may be Izzat Ibrahim Al-Douri, late president Saddam Hussein’s long-fugitive deputy, officials said Friday.
Approximately 4,000 soldiers have joined the “legitimate” government of Yemeni President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, head of Brigade 135 in the coastal city of Hadhramaut, Al-Hadath channel reported Thur
BAGHDAD: Iraqi security forces have gained full control over a contested area south of the country’s largest oil refinery Friday as part of ongoing operations to secure the rest of Salahuddin province
HARTFORD, Connecticut: American military members, contractors and others caught with culturally significant artifacts they brought home from the Iraq war are going largely unprosecuted, even as swords
DUBAI: Bahrain is hitting back at an Amnesty International report alleging that government reforms have failed to end serious violations of human rights in the Gulf country four years after it was roc
TEHRAN: Iran will need to acquire 400-500 airliners over the coming decade to renew its aging fleet, suffering from years of US sanctions over its controversial nuclear program, the country’s aviation
ISTANBUL, April 17 : A man who attempted to assassinate Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan last year was sentenced to 11 years and eight months in prison on Friday by an Istanbul court, Turkish media re
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