ANKARA: Daesh has called Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan a traitor for allowing the US to use air bases for strikes against the group, and urged Muslims in Turkey to support the extremist group
JERULSALEM: Palestinian detainee on a two-month hunger strike emerged from a coma Tuesday but pledged to resume fasting if Israel did not resolve his case within 24 hours, a Palestinian group said.
BAGHDAD: former Prime Minister Nuri Al-Maliki on Tuesday denounced as worthless a parliamentary report which blamed him and others for the fall of Mosul to Daesh last year and which called for them to
ISTANBUL: A group of Islamic experts urged the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims on Tuesday to do more to fight global warming, in a new example of religious efforts to galvanize action before a UN climate
OTTAWA: Press “S” for space? A Canadian company wants to build a tower that would allow astronauts to take an elevator part way into orbit.
RAMALLAH, West Bank: Israel’s opposition leader on Tuesday warned that a new Palestinian uprising could be brewing, saying both sides should work together to contain a recent spate of violence and res
ABU DHABI: The United Arab Emirates condemned the “occupation” of its embassy in Sanaa by Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthi rebels, the foreign ministry said in a statement demanding their immediate exit fro
TEHRAN: The fate of Iran’s nuclear deal with world powers is still not decided but it will not leave the country vulnerable to US influence, supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Monday.
CAIRO: Egypt’s president has approved a far-reaching anti-terrorism law that establishes stiffer prison sentences for terror-related offenses, heavy fines for journalists who publish “false news” and
JERUSALEM: Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian after he stabbed an Israeli police officer at a West Bank checkpoint on Monday, the latest in a series of recent stabbing attacks that have esca
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