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May 26, 2017
GENEVA —The top United Nations human rights official urged Israel on Wednesday to improve conditions for Palestinians in custody, especially the more than 1,000 whose hunger-strike was into its 38th day.The strike followed a call by Marwan Barghouthi, the most high-profile Palestinian held by Israel, for a protest against solitary confinement and a ...
May 25, 2017
BAGHDAD — Iraq is investigating a report that members of a special forces unit carrie ...
May 25, 2017
WASHINGTON — Pentagon officials on Thursday said at least 105 civilians died in a str ...
May 25, 2017
BEIRUT — A US-backed alliance of Syrian militias promised on Thursday that no harm would come to the Daesh terror group in Raqqa who turned ...
May 25, 2017
GAZA — Gaza's ruling Hamas movement executed three Palestinians on Thursday convicted of killing a commander in the Islamist group's armed w ...
May 25, 2017
ROME — Around 2,300 migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya on Thursday and two others were found dead in operations carried out by NGO ...
May 25, 2017
DOHA — Qatar said on Thursday it is the target of a hostile media campaign, particularly in the US, a day after accusing hackers of attribut ...
May 25, 2017
BAGHDAD — Iraq's interior minister on Wednesday ordered an investigation into allegations that members of the security forces had tortured, ...
May 24, 2017
CAIRO — Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi rejected on Wednesday his Sudanese counterpart's accusation that Cairo backs rebels aiming t ...
May 24, 2017
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — Israeli right-wingers celebrated US President Donald Trump's visit after he made no mention of the two-state solution, ...
May 24, 2017
DUBAI — Qatar got into a war of words with some Gulf Arab allies on Wednesday after it said hackers had posted fake remarks by its emir agai ...
May 24, 2017
BEIRUT — US-led air strikes on Syria killed a total of 225 civilians over the past month, a monitor said on Tuesday, the highest 30-day toll ...
May 24, 2017
BIR LAHMER, Tunisia — Thousands attended the funeral Tuesday of a protester killed during clashes in southern Tunisia as officials warned te ...

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