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Mar 23, 2017
LONDON  — Terrified Iraqi families fleeing fierce fighting in Mosul are drugging their children with sedatives or taping their mouths shut to prevent their cries alerting Daesh militants as they try to escape, aid workers say.Hala Jaber of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said men caught trying to leave would be shot while wo ...
Mar 23, 2017
GENEVA — UN-backed Syria peace talks resumed in Geneva on Thursday, with little hope ...
Mar 23, 2017
Gaza City, Palestine — More and more Gazans are falling ill from their drinking water ...
Mar 23, 2017
BARTELLA, Iraq —  The 9-year-old Iraqi boy was playing football on a patch of wasteground during a lull in the battle for Mosul when a ...
Mar 23, 2017
WASHINGTON — The prohibition on carry-on electronics for certain flights to the US and Britain shows both the Daesh terror group and Al Qaed ...
Mar 23, 2017
BEIRUT — A US-led coalition strike is reported to have killed 33 civilians in northern Syria, as the Pentagon on Wednesday announced reinfor ...
Mar 23, 2017
BEIRUT — Syrian rebels advanced to within a few kilometres of the government-held city of Hama on Wednesday in a major assault in the wester ...
Mar 22, 2017
DUBAI — Travellers across the Middle East expressed frustration Wednesday at a ban on large electronic devices for flights to the United Sta ...
Mar 22, 2017
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — Construction on new Israeli settlement units in the occupied West Bank rose by 40 per cent in 2016 compared with the pr ...
Mar 21, 2017
AMMAN/BEIRUT — Syrian rebels stormed a government-held area in northeastern Damascus on Tuesday for the second time in three days, sources o ...
Mar 21, 2017
BENGHAZI, Libya/TUNIS — An eastern Libyan force says it will investigate abuses by its troops, after images showing the public display of co ...
Mar 21, 2017
MOGADISHU — At least five people were killed when a minibus laden with explosives blew up in Mogadishu on Tuesday, a local official said, th ...
Mar 21, 2017
 LONDON/ANKARA/DUBAI — Iran is sending advanced weapons and military advisers to Yemen’s rebel Houthi movement, stepping up support for ...

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