BEIRUT: At least 10 Syrian soldiers were killed on Tuesday in clashes with Islamic State group in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor, a monitor said.
JERUSALEM: Israel warned Tuesday that a vote by British parliament in favor of recognizing a Palestinian state risked undermining the prospects for peace.
SURUC, Turkey: Just five kilometers (three miles) separates Dursun Nahsen from her son Resad.
Jewish settlements around Al-Aqsa Mosque are growing rapidly leading to the eviction of Palestinians from their native land, said Yousuf Juma Salama, imam of Al-Aqsa Mosque, while talking to Malayalam
SANAA: Yemen’s president named the country’s UN envoy as prime minister on Monday in a move welcomed by the Shiite Houthi group which controls the capital, signaling an easing in the country’s prolong
WASHINGTON: US and Saudi warplanes carried out eight air strikes in Syria on Sunday and Monday, mainly targeting Islamic State militants fighting for a key border town, the US military said.
BAGHDAD: The Islamic State group says that it has given Yazidi women and children captured in northern Iraq to its fighters as spoils of war, boasting it had revived slavery.
ISTANBUL: Candidates backed by Turkey’s ruling party won the majority of seats in elections for the country’s top judicial body, further tightening government control over the judiciary, state media s
MURSITPINAR, Turkey: Attacking Islamic State jihadists met firm Kurdish resistance in the Syrian battleground town of Kobane, as Turkey heeded pressure to intervene and handed the US access to its air
RAMALLAH: UN chief Ban Ki-moon has condemned Israeli settlement building and warned against "provocations" at Jerusalem's holy sites, calling for renewed peace talks to avoid further conflict with the
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