BEIRUT: Conflicts across the Middle East and North Africa are preventing more than 13 million children from attending school, leaving their hopes and futures shattered, the United Nations Children’s F
ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday lashed out at EU states for turning the Mediterranean into a “cemetery” for migrants, accusing Europe of being responsible for the death of
TEHRAN: Iran’s supreme leader said Thursday “there will be no deal” if world powers insist on suspending rather than lifting sanctions as part of a landmark nuclear agreement, and said it is up to Ira
DIYARBAKIR: Four Turkish police were killed Thursday in a bomb attack on their vehicle in the country’s southeast blamed on the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), sources told AFP.
THE HAGUE: A Dutch sergeant is believed to have run away to Syria to join Daesh militants in the first such case involving a serving soldier in the Netherlands, defense officials said Thursday.
SANAA, Yemen: Yemeni officials say the death toll from a Daesh-claimed bombing attack at a mosque in the capital has risen to 28.
RIYADH: The Saudi-led coalition targeted Al-Dailami air base and destroyed its arms warehouses on Wednesday close to Sanaa’s airport.
PARIS: Kidnapped, beaten, sold and raped: Daesh is running an international market in Iraq where Christian and Yazidi women are sold as sexual slaves, a teenager who escaped told AFP Tuesday.
BAGHDAD/ANKARA: Gunmen in military uniform seized 18 Turkish workers from a sports stadium they were building in northeastern Baghdad on Wednesday, their company said, in what Ankara said appeared to
TEHRAN: Women drivers in Iran’s capital could have their cars impounded by police if they are caught driving with a poorly fixed veil or without their heads covered, a police chief said Wednesday.
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