BEIRUT: Thousands of Hezbollah supporters marched Monday behind the yellow-draped coffin of one of its most prominent fighters killed the day before in what the group said was an Israeli airstrike in
DUBAI: Prosecutors on Monday charged Bahrain’s opposition chief with attempting to overthrow the regime and sent him to trial despite international calls for his release.
Gaza City: Palestinian movement Hamas slammed as “immoral” Monday an EU appeal to keep it on the bloc’s terror blacklist, a month after a European court ordered its removal.
BAGHDAD: Senior Iraqi Shiite cleric Muqtada Al-Sadr says the country must rein in the powerful Shiite militias battling the Islamic State militant group and have them coordinate more directly with the
SANAA: Shiite militia fought pitched battles with the army in Yemen’s capital and the prime minister’s convoy came under fire Monday in the biggest challenge yet to President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi’s
BENGHAZI: Libya’s army announced a cease-fire Sunday, joining a hardliner militia alliance in declaring a truce that the UN hailed as a “significant” step toward ending months of violence.
Beirut: At least 35 Syrian soldiers were killed overnight when an army cargo plane crashed in bad weather in the northwest of the country, a monitor said on Sunday.
Mejdalaya, Lebanon: When Lebanese authorities announced the arrest last week of three alleged jihadis planning suicide bomb attacks, Elie Warraq’s family was stunned to see his name among the accused.
BEIRUT: A Israeli beauty queen’s selfie has caused a stir in Lebanon, with some Lebanese saying their country’s contestant at the Miss Universe pageant should be stripped of her title for consorting w
GENEVA: Iran and major powers met on Sunday to take stock of their differences over its nuclear program, as the Obama administration lobbied to stave off fresh sanctions against the Islamic Republic.<
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