A relative of Abed al-Shafy Moamar, one of three killed militants from the Islamic Jihad's armed wing, the Al-Quds Brigades, grieves as his body is brought to the hospital morgue before burial in Khan Yunis following an Israeli air strike in the southern Gaza Strip on Tuesday. (AFP)
CAIRO: A doctor in Egypt will face trial for performing a female circumcision operation that killed a teenage girl, a judicial official said on Tuesday.
Successful strategies for media houses will be under spotlight at Wan-Ifra’s 9th Mideast conference that begins on March 12.
GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: An Israeli air strike killed three Palestinians in the southern Gaza Strip on Tuesday, the territory’s Hamas-run health ministry said.
CAIRO: At least 24 people were killed in Egypt Tuesday when a bus plowed into a truck parked on the side of a road, police and medics said.
Saudi Arabia has rejected a claim by Iraq that the Kingdom supports terrorists in that country.
GAZA CITY, Gaza City: The Gaza Strip has endured back-to-back wars and uprisings in recent years, but criminal violence has been relatively rare.
DAMASCUS, Syria: Greek Orthodox nuns freed after being held hostage by Al-Qaeda-linked Syrian rebels arrived in Damascus Monday morning, ending their four-month ordeal in a rare prisoner exchange with
TRIPOLI: Libya’s Parliament has ordered a special force be sent within one week to “liberate” all rebel-held ports in the volatile east, officials said on Monday, raising the stakes over a block
TEHRAN: Iran on Monday criticized European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton over an “unsanctioned” meeting she held with rights activists, although newspapers hailed her weekend visit t
BEIRUT: Amnesty International accused President Bashar Assad's forces on Monday of perpetrating war crimes as part of a siege in southern Damascus which has killed nearly 200 people, mostly by starvat
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