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Sep 21, 2017
BAGHDAD — Iraq brought all of its territory still held by the Daesh terror group under attack Thursday, throwing the extremists on the defensive across their self-proclaimed "caliphate" extending into neighbouring Syria.Security forces backed by paramilitary units launched a dawn assault on a besieged Daesh-held pocket around the northern town of H ...
Sep 21, 2017
NEW YORK — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas expressed optimism on Wednesday about ...
Sep 21, 2017
SANAA — Yemen's Houthi rebels marked the third anniversary of their takeover of Sanaa ...
Sep 21, 2017
MOSCOW — Russia warned the United States it would target areas in Syria where US special forces and US-backed militia were operating if its ...
Sep 21, 2017
BEIRUT — At least 22 civilians have been killed in 48 hours of heavy air strikes by Syria's regime and its ally Russia in northwestern Syria ...
Sep 21, 2017
BEIRUT — Kurdish-led regions of northern Syria will hold elections on Friday, a historic expression of free will and a message to President ...
Sep 21, 2017
TORONTO — In camps across northern Iraq, people forced from their homes by the Daesh extremist group militants are using their phones to tra ...
Sep 20, 2017
SANAA — Three years after Iran-backed rebels swept into Sanaa, a semblance of normality has returned to the Yemeni capital. ...
Sep 20, 2017
BEIRUT — Extremists launched an offensive against government-held parts of northwestern Syria near Hama on Tuesday in their biggest attack t ...
Sep 19, 2017
ABOARD AQUARIUS RESCUE SHIP — Migrants rescued in the Mediterranean last week said they had been lucky to dodge increased sea and police pat ...
Sep 19, 2017
ADEN — Insurgent shelling of a residential neighbourhood of Yemen's third-largest city Taez killed four boys aged between seven and 15, a lo ...
Sep 19, 2017
ERBIL, Iraq — An Iraqi Kurdish plan to hold a September 25 independence referendum, which has hit a legal roadblock with just a week to go, ...
Sep 19, 2017
ANKARA/BAGHDAD — Turkish tanks carried out drills at the Iraqi border on Monday, the army said, a week before a referendum across that front ...

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