SANAA: Shiite Huthi protesters cut off the road between the capital and Yemen’s main airport while warplanes bombed Huthi rebel positions in the north on Sunday in a sharp escalation of weeks of tensi
CAIRO: Egyptian authorities have ordered the arrest of nine men who appeared in a video purporting to show the country’s first gay marriage, accusing them of inciting debauchery and undermining public
BAGHDAD: An Iraqi army spokesman says the governor of the country’s contested Anbar province has been wounded during fighting with Islamic State militants.
AMMAN: Radical cleric Abu Qatada, who is being tried in Jordan on terror charges, called the Islamic State group a "killing machine" on Sunday and denounced the beheading of journalists by its members
CAIRO: Arab League chief Nabil Al-Arabi on Sunday called for a military and political confrontation with Islamic State jihadists and other militants he said threatened the existence of Arab states.
AMMAN, Jordan: The judge in the trial of a radical Jordanian cleric accused of a 2000 plot to attack Israelis, Americans and other Westerners said Sunday he was delaying his verdict pending further ex
DUBAI: Iran ordered a commercial aircraft chartered by the US-led military coalition in Afghanistan to land in the Islamic Republic so it could pay expenses and complete paperwork, an official there s
CAIRO: President Abdel Fattah El-Sissi urged Egyptians Saturday to be patient in the face of power cuts, two days after a major disruption in Cairo, saying massive investment is needed to fix the prob
SANAA: Yemeni security officials and tribal leaders say clashes between Shiite rebels and tribesmen have killed 40 people over two days in the country’s north.
BAALBEK: The body of a Lebanese civilian kidnapped and killed by jihadis has been handed over to his family in Arsal, a town near Syria, residents and state media said Saturday.
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