DUBAI: Yemeni ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh is suspected of corruptly amassing as much as $60 billion, equivalent to Yemen’s annual GDP, during his long rule, and colluding in a militia takeover las
WASHINGTON: The US and Israel escalated their increasingly public spat Wednesday over Benjamin Netanyahu’s Republican-engineered congressional speech next week, with the Israeli prime minister accusin
BETHLEHEM, Palestinian Territories: A West Bank mosque was set alight in a village near Bethlehem Tuesday with anti-Arab slogans in Hebrew sprayed on a nearby wall, Palestinian witnesses said.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas: A former Marine was convicted Tuesday in the deaths of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and another man at a Texas shooting range two years ago, as jurors rejected defense argu
BEIRUT: Nearly 1,000 Assyrian Christian families have fled their homes in northeastern Syria after militants kidnapped dozens of members of their community, an activist said on Wednesday.
BEIRUT: Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards staged war games in the Strait of Hormuz on Wednesday, including a gunboat attack on a model US warship, in Tehran’s latest display of military muscle in a Gu
Aden: The head of the Gulf Cooperation Council arrived in Aden Wednesday, the first foreign official to meet Yemeni President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi since his escape from house arrest in Sanaa.
PARIS: France says it will begin shipping $3 billion worth of weapons paid for by Saudi Arabia to the Lebanese army in April.
BEIRUT: The Islamic State group has seized at least 90 Assyrian Christians in Syria, in the terrorists’ first mass kidnapping of Christians in the war-torn country, a monitor said Tuesday.
SANAA: Yemen’s dominant Houthi group said on Tuesday that President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi had lost his legitimacy as head of state and he was being sought as a fugitive from justice.
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