A man pushes a statue off its plinth in a museum at a location said to be Mosul in this still image taken from an undated video. (Reuters)
BEIRUT: Nearly 1,000 Assyrian Christian families have fled their homes in northeastern Syria after militants kidnapped dozens of members of their community, an activist said on Wednesday.
BEIRUT: Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards staged war games in the Strait of Hormuz on Wednesday, including a gunboat attack on a model US warship, in Tehran’s latest display of military muscle in a Gu
Aden: The head of the Gulf Cooperation Council arrived in Aden Wednesday, the first foreign official to meet Yemeni President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi since his escape from house arrest in Sanaa.
PARIS: France says it will begin shipping $3 billion worth of weapons paid for by Saudi Arabia to the Lebanese army in April.
BEIRUT: The Islamic State group has seized at least 90 Assyrian Christians in Syria, in the terrorists’ first mass kidnapping of Christians in the war-torn country, a monitor said Tuesday.
SANAA: Yemen’s dominant Houthi group said on Tuesday that President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi had lost his legitimacy as head of state and he was being sought as a fugitive from justice.
LONDON: Britain police have rejected accusations from Turkey that they delayed informing Turkish authorities about three teenage girls from London suspected of attempting to travel to Syria to join th
MADRID: Spanish authorities on Tuesday announced the breakup of a ring dedicated to recruiting young women to join the Islamic State extremist group, part of a push by European nations to stop citizen
ADEN: Yemeni President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi has retracted his resignation after escaping house arrest in the militia-controlled capital, an aide said.
CAIRO: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sissi has signed off on an anti-terrorism law that gives authorities more sweeping powers to ban groups on charges ranging from harming national unity to disr
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