KUWAIT: The United States pledged $507 million toward addressing the humanitarian crisis in Syria, US ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power told an international summit in Kuwait on Tuesday.
KUWAIT CITY: A UN envoy warned Monday of a “horrifying” humanitarian situation brewing in Syria as non-governmental organisations pledged more than $480 million for refugees on the eve of a major dono
TEHRAN: Two Iranian Revolutionary Guardsmen were killed by a US drone in the Iraqi city of Tikrit, Iranian state media said Monday, in a report that was denied by the Pentagon.
LAUSANNE: Foreign ministers from major powers raced against the clock Monday on the eve of a deadline to nail down the final pieces of a framework deal aimed at putting any Iranian nuclear bomb out of
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Sunday evacuated more than 500 of its citizens from Yemen by jumbo jet and sent a naval frigate to rescue others stranded in the war-torn country, officials said.
BAGHDAD: A pair of car bombings in a Baghdad suburb on Monday killed at least 11 people and wounded dozens, officials said, hours after the arrival of the United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon
ADEN: Iran-allied Houthi militiamen pushed into the northeastern outskirts of the Yemeni port city of Aden on Monday amid heavy clashes with loyalists of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi apparently ba
SHARM AL-SHEIKH: Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi has fired his powerful predecessor’s son as ambassador to the UAE, a Yemeni official told Reuters.
Baghdad: United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Baghdad on Monday for talks with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi and other top officials.
CAIRO: Egypt’s top prosecutor on Sunday named 18 Muslim Brotherhood members, including the group’s leader and his deputy, as terrorists in the first implementation of an anti-terror law passed earlier
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