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Feb 25, 2017
MOSUL — US-backed Iraqi forces pushed deeper into western Mosul on Saturday, advancing in several populated southern districts after punching through the defences of Daesh's last major urban stronghold in Iraq a day earlier.About 1,000 civilians walked across the frontlines, the largest movement since the new offensive launched last week to deal th ...
Feb 25, 2017
AMMAN — Around a thousand people participated in two rallies in downtown Amman on Fri ...
Feb 25, 2017
GENEVA/BEIRUT — Syrian government and opposition delegates to peace talks in Geneva o ...
Feb 25, 2017
CAIRO — President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi on Saturday ordered the government to take all necessary measures to help resettle Christians who hav ...
Feb 23, 2017
GENEVA — The UN's Syria envoy met rival negotiators gathered for peace talks in Geneva on Thursday, but even getting them into the same room ...
Feb 23, 2017
MOSUL AIRPORT, Iraq —  Iraqi forces on Thursday thrust into Mosul airport on the southern edge of the extremist stronghold for the firs ...
Feb 23, 2017
ADEN — Yemeni government forces made gains around the Red Sea coastal town of Mokha in heavy fighting overnight as they rebuffed a rebel cou ...
Feb 23, 2017
ISTANBUL — The Syrian town of Al Bab was for three years a key extremist stronghold in northern Syria, whose capture Ankara hopes will give ...
Feb 23, 2017
AL BAB, Syria — Turkish-backed Syrian rebels said on Thursday they had fully captured the town of Al Bab from the Daesh terror group, markin ...
Feb 23, 2017
ANKARA — Istanbul authorities on Thursday said 2,000 Syrian families in the city could be set for Turkish citizenship, but the government in ...
Feb 23, 2017
TRIPOLI — The bodies of 13 migrants, including two teenagers, who died of suffocation in a shipping container bound for Europe have been fou ...
Feb 23, 2017
MOSUL, Iraq — Simba the lion and Lula the bear are the Mosul zoo’s only survivors — the other animals were killed by shelling, starved to de ...
Feb 22, 2017
GENEVA — Russia has called on Syrian President Bashar Al Assad to stop his bombing campaign while peace talks take place this week, but a po ...

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