A Palestinian girl cries while receiving treatment for her injuries caused by an Israeli strike at a UN school in Jebaliya refugee camp, at the Kamal Adwan hospital in Beit Lahiya, northern Gaza Strip, on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
CAIRO: Egyptian troops have killed 14 jihadis in shoot-outs in the restive Sinai Peninsula, scene of an insurgency since the ouster of President Muhammad Mursi, the army says.
WASHINGTON: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he realizes world opinion might be shifting away from his nation with every Palestinian civilian’s death, but adds that the public relations
BEIRUT: Islamic State jihadists, building on vast land grabs in Iraq, have seized an army position in the Syrian city of Hasakeh, a monitoring group said Sunday.
BENGHAZI, Libya: At least 36 people were killed in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi, many of them civilians, in clashes between Libyan Special Forces and Islamist militants on Saturday night and Sunda
GAZA CITY: Not a stone is left standing at Al-Najjar family home in southern Gaza. On Saturday, it was a three-story building, today medics dug 22 bodies of out the crater where it once stood.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah has issued a directive to donate SR100 million to the Palestinian Health Ministry.
BAGHDAD: Gunmen in army uniforms have seized a senior local official and prominent member of a Sunni party from his Baghdad home, police and security officials said on Saturday.
GAZA STRIP: The bodies of more than 132 Palestinians were recovered from the rubble across the Gaza Strip in the first half of a 12-hour humanitarian truce on Saturday.
TRIPOLI: The United States evacuated its Libyan Embassy staff under air cover Saturday as they faced a “real risk” from fierce fighting around Tripoli airport, Secretary of State John Kerry said.
CAIRO: Egypt summoned the Turkish charge d’affaires on Saturday for the second time in a month to complain about comments by Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan deemed insulting to the leadership in Cairo,
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