2011Oct. 23: The National Transitional Council declares Libya’s “total liberation” three days after Qaddafi is killed.
ISTANBUL: Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Thursday accused his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu of committing “crimes against humanity” comparable to those of the gunmen behind the Par
Istanbul: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said up to 700 Turkish nationals have joined the Islamic State group, sounding the alarm over the risk of attacks inside Turkey if the extremists re
TEHRAN: Iran has announced plans to combat what it says are “immoral” online dating websites by launching an official site for young people seeking marriage.
ALGIERS: The body of French tourist Herve Gourdel, who was beheaded in Algeria by militants in September, has been found by the army, security sources told AFP Thursday.
CHICAGO: The suburban Chicago mother of a 19-year-old American facing a terrorist charge for trying to join the Islamic State militants has accused the group of brainwashing youths into joining their
CAIRO/ISTANBUL/DELHI/TEHRAN: Muslim scholars in the Middle East who have denounced last week's attack on Charlie Hebdo criticized the French satirical weekly on Wednesday for publishing new blasphemou
GENEVA: The United Nations gathered Libya’s rival factions for talks in Geneva Wednesday, amid warnings they could be the last chance to halt intensifying fighting for the country’s main cities and oi
CAIRO: A 65-year-old Egyptian woman has died from the H5N1 strain of bird flu, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday, the second victim of the virus this month.
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