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Apr 18, 2019
TRIPOLI — The UN's Libya envoy warned Thursday of "a widening conflagration" in the North African country, saying international divisions had encouraged strongman Khalifa Haftar to launch his assault on Tripoli.Despite days of heaving fighting, Ghassan Salame told AFP there was a stalemate south of the capital between Haftar's self-styled Libyan Na ...
Apr 18, 2019
BEIRUT — Regime shelling killed 10 civilians in Syria's militant-controlled Idlib reg ...
Apr 18, 2019
GENEVA — The UN human rights chief expressed alarm Thursday at Bahrain's decision thi ...
Apr 18, 2019
TEHRAN — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani called on Middle East states on Thursday to "drive back Zionism", in an army day tirade against the ...
Apr 18, 2019
DUBAI — South Sudan is willing to enter into dialogue with opposition groups seeking a delay in forming a unity government, b ...
Apr 18, 2019
KHARTOUM — Protesters thronged the Sudanese capital Khartoum Thursday to mark one week since the army ousted president Omar Al Bashir, deter ...
Apr 18, 2019
ANKARA — Turkey’s supreme electoral council on Thursday upheld a ban on candidates from a pro-Kurdish party taking office after they won loc ...
Apr 18, 2019
HADJER HADID, Chad — ”When we arrived here, there were TV crews and photographers, but now nobody comes,” said Abdallah, amazed to see a jou ...
Apr 18, 2019
TRIPOLI — On Libya’s front lines fighters often hold a gun in one hand and a smartphone in the other, using their cameras in the propag ...
Apr 17, 2019
ISTANBUL — Turkish election officials on Wednesday officially confirmed opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu’s win over President Recep Tayyi ...
Apr 17, 2019
ALGEIRS — Weeks of anti-government protests have helped Algerian journalists shake off the chokehold of state-imposed censorship but th ...
Apr 17, 2019
KHARTOUM — Sudan's military rulers have transferred ousted president Omar Al Bashir to prison, a family source said Wednesday, as an array o ...
Apr 17, 2019
SANAA — Yemen's Houthi rebels Wednesday slammed US President Donald Trump's veto of a Congress resolution directing him to end support for t ...

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