CAIRO: Egypt’s Daesh affiliate said on Thursday it fired a rocket at an Egyptian naval vessel in the Mediterranean Sea near the coast of Israel and the Gaza Strip.
CAIRO: Militants exchanged shots with an Egyptian coast guard vessel in the Mediterranean Sea on Thursday, causing it to catch fire, the military said in a statement.
DUBAI: Kuwait has sought the death penalty for 11 out of 29 suspects being prosecuted for their alleged role in a deadly suicide bombing in a mosque last month, newspaper Al-Qabas reported.
ADEN: Loyalists of Yemen’s President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, buoyed by their recapture of the airport, seized more ground in second city Aden as they pressed their biggest fightback yet against Iran-
LONDON: British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond headed to Israel later Wednesday to explain the Iran nuclear deal in person and voiced hope Britain could reopen its embassy in Tehran this year.
BEIRUT: Thirteen civilians, among them seven children, were killed in aerial attacks by Syria's government Wednesday on the northern province of Aleppo, a monitoring group said.
CAIRO: Egypt’s military said Wednesday its troops foiled a suicide car bomb attack targeting an army outpost on a highway between Cairo and the canal city of Suez.
DUBAI: A man accidentally blew himself up as he tried to plant a bomb targeting police in a village in Bahrain, the Interior Ministry said on Wednesday.
TUNIS: A passenger who was trapped in his seat when two trains collided in a suburb of the Tunisian capital died of his injuries on Wednesday, the Health Ministry said.
JUBA: Torn by civil war and facing a humanitarian crisis, South Sudan is finding hope on the sporting front: The world’s newest nation is in line for international recognition that would allow it to s
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