SANAA: A sprawling police camp in Sanaa was hit by coalition airstrikes on Tuesday killing 36 commandos of the Houthi militia.
BEIRUT: Islamic State militants shot dead around 20 men inside an ancient amphitheater in the Syrian city of Palmyra on Wednesday, accusing them of being government supporters, a group monitoring the
MUSCAT: Oman plans to deport over 1,000 foreigners found to be working illegally on a multi-billion dollar project to expand Muscat International Airport, in a sign of tensions between its labor polic
London: Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Wednesday resigned as envoy of the Middle East Quartet diplomatic group after eight years in the job, his office said.
GAZA: Israel and Palestinian militants appeared to be pulling back on Wednesday from further hostilities after Israel responded with air strikes to a rocket attack from the Gaza Strip.
BAGHDAD: Iraq on Tuesday announced the launch of a major military operation to drive the IS from the Anbar province and retake the Sunni heartland where the extremist group captured the provincial cap
GAZA: Egyptian authorities opened the Rafah crossing on Tuesday, for the first time in nearly 80 days, to allow stranded Palestinians to return to the Gaza Strip, witnesses and officials said.
BEIRUT: Syria’s antiquities chief said on Tuesday the historic city of Palmyra had been unharmed since Islamic State insurgents seized it from state control last week.
ISTANBUL: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday opened a new airport in a restive eastern province dogged by a Kurdish separatist insurgency, naming the facility for a celebrated Muslim medieval l
TRIPOLI: Militias in Benghazi are trapping civilians in the strife-torn eastern Libyan city, leaving them in dire conditions without food, medical care and electricity, Human Rights Watch said Tuesday
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