TRIPOLI, Libya: A dramatic spike in lawlessness in Libya’s two largest cities has edged the country closer to full-scale war between heavily armed rival militias, stirring concern abroad and
Dubai has issued warnings to the owners of seven abandoned buildings in city.Civic body officials said that the warning is part of plans to keep the city clean and safe.
BAGHDAD: Militants kidnapped an Iraqi election candidate Sunday as attacks in Baghdad and northern Iraq killed nine people and officials prepared to announce the results of last month’s election.
AMMAN: More than 13,000 soldiers from 24 countries are to take part in the annual “Eager Lion” military exercise in Jordan, state news agency Petra said Sunday.
GAZA CITY: A new Palestinian “consensus government” to be named by the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Hamas movement is to be finalized within days, a senior Hamas official s
CAIRO: A pair of Egyptian courts on Sunday convicted 170 suspected supporters of toppled President Muhammad Mursi on charges over violent attacks last year, the country’s latest mass trials a
TRIPOLI, Libya: Forces loyal to a rogue Libyan general attacked the country’s parliament Sunday, expanding his eastern offensive against Islamists into the heart of the country’s capita
DAMASCUS: The head of Syria’s air defenses was killed in clashes near the capital, Damascus, a government official and activists said Sunday, one of a few high-ranking military officers to be
CARACAS: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro pledged Friday to send oil and diesel to the Palestinian Authority, as part of agreements signed with its leader Mahmud Abbas during his visit to Caracas.<
BAGHDAD: Iraq’s election commission said Saturday the results from last month’s general election would finally be released within days as nationwide attacks pushed this year’s death toll to more than
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